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Feral cats… they’re so un-Australian

By Tom Evans @thomgevans

Following my recent blog regarding the control of invasive alien species, I want to take a look at one particular animal that’s been receiving a great deal of media attention of late – the feral cat. 979 more words

DTP 2014

Making the connections: environmental degradation's impact on exotic diseases such as Ebola

The Biodiversity and Community Health (BaCH) Initiative through its multiple partners strongly advocates in international policy forums to address pressing development priorities and challenges through acknowledging and fostering the linkages between biodiversity and health. 129 more words

Biodiversity And Community Health

Invasive alien species

By Tom Evans @thomgevans

The aliens have landed. They’ve taken up residence in our waterways, our cities, our farmland and forests. Their negative impacts to both the environment and the economy are enormous, and they aren’t going home any time soon. 975 more words

DTP 2014

An open letter to the NC Hunt & Fish forum

This is an open letter to the NC Hunt & Fish forum* which contains a thread on red wolves. For some time now, posters have quoted and excerpted materials from my book, … 2,742 more words

Biodiversity & Conservation

Paper published in Trends in Ecology and Evolution

The paper Under the radar: mitigating enigmatic ecological impacts, by myself, Hugh Possingham, Suzanne Prober and Richard Hobbs has just been published online by the journal Trends in Ecology and Evolution (DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2014.09.003): 165 more words


Keeping gardens healthy

By Rob Symons

This is an article I wrote for the Mercury Food and Wine supplement and it also appears on my blog “The Farm Gate” 547 more words


Something fishy is brewing in Red Wolf Country: Will the red wolf program survive?

UPDATE #1: When I wrote this last week, I thought the review undwerway was a formal 5-Year Review (which is required periodically for endangered species programs) and it’s legally required that public notices for these are to be published in the Federal Register. 1,288 more words

Biodiversity & Conservation