Species traits: exploring why species live where they live

26 November, 2018 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

By Michael Kearney, Physiological Ecologist, School of BioSciences, The University of Melbourne

Image: Species traits: exploring why species live where they live

Spotlight on ALA Users – Nocturnal wildlife enthusiast Josh Bowell

15 August, 2018 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

Josh speaks with us about nocturnal wildlife photography, conservation and sensitive data in the ALA.

Image: Spotlight on ALA Users – Nocturnal wildlife enthusiast Josh Bowell

ALA in use: Dave Maynard, Environmental Consultant

2 July, 2018 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

We talk with an ecologist and environmental consultant, about how he uses the ALA to inform environmental impact assessments and offset planning for development projects.

Image: ALA in use: Dave Maynard, Environmental Consultant

Teacher adds first colour images of underwater species to ALA

24 April, 2018 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

Victorian teacher Nick Shaw’s images of unusual underwater creatures with beautiful colouring quickly caught our eye.

Image: Teacher adds first colour images of underwater species to ALA

ALA in action: Trevor Booth, CSIRO Land and Water

26 February, 2018 ALA Blog, ALA Newsletter, ALA User Profile, Mapping & analysis

Trevor Booth uses the ALA to study where particular tree species can grow in Australia and overseas, under both current and future climatic conditions. In this article, Trevor describes some of his work and provides some useful tips for anyone using the ALA’s mapping and analysis features to study plant or animal distributions.

Image: ALA in action: Trevor Booth, CSIRO Land and Water

Spotlight on ALA Users – Catherine Clowes

26 September, 2017 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

Catherine Clowes, from the University of Melbourne is using the ALA while researching for her PhD.

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Spotlight on ALA Users – Clare Pearce

23 August, 2017 ALA Blog, ALA User Profile

Clare Pearce’s images in the ALA’s Recent Sightings could be part of a tourism campaign advertising the Northern Territory.

Image: Spotlight on ALA Users – Clare Pearce