Ecology and Evolution Series - Summer #4

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Curious. Cutting-edge. Community.

For this series, we’re exploring global problems and local solutions in 'Adapting to extreme weather in our changing world'.


Samantha Bywaters

Samantha Bywaters

PhD candidate - School of Biological Sciences

Sam is researching how wild Australian orchids are being impacted by climate change and what can be done about it. This will be her introductory PhD seminar, Conserving orchids in a changing climate. Sam's supervisors are Professor Andy Lowe, Dr Greg Guerin and Associate Professor Ben Sparrow.

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Dr Camille Mellin

Research Fellow - University of Tasmania and Institute of Marine and Antarctic Studies; and Affiliate - Environment Institute and School of Biological Sciences

Camille will present about past and new lines of research on how conservation actions can alleviate the detrimental effect of climate change on marine biodiversity and consequences for human health and wellbeing, including food security.

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