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ARCUE to close, but the legacy lives on

For the past 18 years the Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology (ARCUE) has made both a significant and remarkable contribution to evolution of the field of Urban Ecology in Australia. Regrettably, due to a lack of sustainable funding, ARCUE will cease operations on 31 December 2016. Established in 1998, ARCUE was an innovative initiative […]

Oral Presentation Student Prize at ESA goes to Alison Farrar, ARCUE – congratulations!

The 2015 Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Australia took place in Adelaide from 29th November to 3rd of December 2015 and ecologists from around Australia came together to share their ideas and research through presentations, symposia and discussions. ARCUE Masters student, Alison Farrar, spoke in the Symposium “Policy and Decision Making” about her […]

An International Groundswell of Urban Ecology

Urban ecology research has been receiving major attention at international conferences this year, as evidenced by the recent Nature report “Ecologists embrace their urban side”, which highlights the large focus on urban ecosystems at the recent Ecological Society of America conference in Baltimore USA. ARCUE staff attending the International Association for Landscape Ecology (IALE)  world […]

1st Congress of the Society for Urban Ecology (SURE) – by Chris Ives and Tanja Straka

The 1st Congress of the Society for Urban Ecology took place in Berlin, Germany, from 25th-28th July 2013.  Urban ecology researchers and students from all five continents came together to share their research and ideas through presentations, symposia and valuable discussions. It was evident from the academic and professional breadth of delegates and the topics […]

ICLEI urban ecology symposium announced

via ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability:   14 – 17 June 2012, Belo Horizonte, Brazil The 3rd International Urban Research Symposium at the ICLEI World Congress 2012 will bring together researchers from around the globe who focus on urban sustainability, sustainability cities, eco-cities and sustainable communities. PROPOSALS are invited! Researchers are invited to submit their abstracts for proposals. […]