News: Honours projects - Ecology and environmental science
Honours project: Investigate the movement of plague locusts using laboratory and field experiments.
Honours project: Examine how a variety of factors influences the brood guarding behaviour of a parasitoid wasp species
Honours project: How about a research project in ecological and evolutionary genetics of plants and wildlife forensic biology?
Honours project: Husbandry of reptiles is complex; signs of pain or disease can be challenging to recognise, and behaviour is not always well understood. This project will build on preliminary work in developing a practical welfare assessment tool for captive reptiles.
Honours project: Determine if gut microbes promote migratory fattening in shorebirds, using commercial broiler chickens as a model.
Honours project: Investigate how brushtail possum abundance relates to resource availability in the Murray-Mallee.
Honours project: This project investigates the molecular basis of echidna biology for application in conservation, wildlife management and habitat monitoring.
Honours project: Learn about the success of invasive species and how we can help increase our ability restore native vegetation.