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Impacts and management of feral cats Felis catus in Australia

Authors: Tim S Doherty, Chris R Dickman, Chris N Johnson, Sarah M Legge, Euan G Ritchie and John CZ Woinarski

Published in: Mammal Review (early view) 222 more words


Urban meadows as habitat for wild bees – new perspectives for pollinator diversity

Conference talk in Braunschweig

The German Society of general and applied Entomology (DGaaE) and the German Scientific Society for Plant Protection and Plant Health ( 119 more words


Some good news from the Antarctic

Whereas much of our attention has been drawn to the recent anomaly in the sea ice cover of October in the Arctic (see here, and note the flatness in October) there has been some good news from the other cold side of the world: Antarctica. 415 more words

Environmental Economics

New paper on urban pollinators

Disentangling urban habitat and matrix effects on wild bee species has been accepted for publication in PeerJ.

Authors Fischer LK, Eichfeld J, Kowarik I & Buchholz S… 239 more words




Knowledge is the result of the modeling of the workings of the natural world. Much of this qualitative and based on observations of a restricted geographical scale. 382 more words

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Want to help save wildlife? Start with what you eat

A WWF’s new report shows in numbers what we all, at different extents, are witnessing: animals are disappearing from this planet. Between 1970 and 2012, more than a half (58%) of the populations of mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles vanished, according to the 2016 Planet Living Report. 337 more words


Protecting birds in the Bush Capital: the role of community-based activities to improve biodiversity conservation

An overview of Canberra’s bird diversity

The “Bush Capital” is surrounded by grasslands, woodlands and wetlands that provide breeding and foraging habitats for many animal species. 1,689 more words

Biodiversity Conservation