Journal of Applied Ecology

Organic farms support more species

On average, organic farms support 34% more plant, insect and animal species than conventional farms, say Oxford University scientists.

Feb 03, 2014
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Cane toads can be stopped

It may be possible to stop the spread of can toads into new areas of Australia according to new research published today in the Journal of Applied Ecology.

Dec 12, 2012
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Koalas and mine site restoration

One of the guiding principles of rehabilitating disturbed landscapes and mine sites – that if you restore their plant diversity, the animals that once lived there will return – does not always hold true, ...

Feb 13, 2013
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