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Murdoch students helping Roe 8 restoration

September 29th, 2017

Murdoch University ecology students have been assessing the recovery of the Roe 8 site and found positive signs the native vegetation is regenerating.

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Murdoch to the rescue

May 9th, 2017

Murdoch ecologists, from left to right, Dr Joe Fontaine, Dr Katinka Ruthrof, Dr Catherine Baudains, Dr Jane Chambers and Dr Rachel Standish

Scientists from Murdoch University are helping to guide the restoration of a woodland site, which was cleared to make way for a new transport project.

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Opinion: Gone is the solitary genius – science today is a group effort

March 10th, 2016

Dr Rachel Standish

Increasingly scientists are working in large collaborative teams to produce research of exceptional quality. In a piece for The Conversation, ecologist Dr Rachel Standish from the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences explains the benefits of collaboration in her field and how it is helping ecologists to tackle complex problems and identify global patterns. She […]

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Students picture the natural world at ecology camp

September 15th, 2015

Murdoch student Hollie McCullough at ecology camp (Pic: Hayden Davies)

Murdoch University ecology students were encouraged to picture their work at a recent field science camp in and around Jurien Bay, resulting in a series of beautiful images.

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