Magpies target their victims

Associate Professor Darryl Jones grew up in the bush, where he spent far too much time chasing frogs and watching birds. Wildlife has always fascinated him, especially the behaviour of…

We can have our fish and eat them too

Dr Chris Brown from the Australian Rivers Institute research is focused on striking a sustainable balance between the importance of fish for human consumption as well as to the health of marine ecosystems….

The good oil on krill

New research investigating the oils or ‘lipids’ in Antarctic krill will provide scientists and the krill fishing industry with improved tools for measuring the health of krill populations and their…

Loving the environment to death

When mountain bike riders clear unauthorised trails, move earth and install jumps in a patch of bushland, they’re the baddies, right? Not necessarily. Every visit to the wilderness causes an…