Dingo ecology

Healthy ecosystems: Dingo ecology in the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, 2013 – 2015

PhD project at the University of New South Wales (Daniel Hunter) – School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences – Supervisor A/Prof Mike Letnic and Co-Supervisor Dr Rosalie Chapple

Objective: To build understanding about the effects of high-level predators (e.g. dingoes, foxes, cats and quolls) on small to medium-sized mammals as well as larger macropods and how this, in turn, can induce trophic cascades and influence other aspects of ecology.

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Dan’s documentary film, Battle in the Bush, explores the role of predators in Australian forests:

Watch the film trailer:

Watch this short animation from the film:


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