ecoEd announced as finalists in CAUDIT awards

20 May, 2019 ALA Blog

The ecoEd program, of which ALA is a member, have been announced as finalists for the CAUDIT Awards. These awards are from the Council of Australasian University Directors of Information Technology and ecoEd are finalists in the category Innovation in Teaching and Learning.

ALA—iNaturalist collaboration

8 May, 2019 ALA Blog, Citizen science

This month, we signed a member agreement with the global biodiversity social network iNaturalist.

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Empowering future Indigenous land managers

7 May, 2019 ALA Blog, Citizen science, Indigenous Ecological Knowledge

Intergenerational traditional ecological knowledge transfer and Citizen Science

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ALA Newsletter March 2019 Edition 6

12 March, 2019 ALA Blog, ALA Newsletter

New ALA Director | Highlights | Updates | Tips & Tricks | Spatial Portal in Focus | Featured Image | Dashboard | Handy Links

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Victorian Gorse Taskforce: fighting one of Australia’s worst weeds

5 March, 2019 ALA Blog, ALA Newsletter

In February 2019, we took part in an information roadshow helping to reduce gorse across Victorian private and public land.

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ALA in use: Research dogs helping to record data on threatened species

27 February, 2019 ALA Blog, ALA Newsletter

The Research Dogs for Conservation program run by the University of the Sunshine Coast trains, tests and uses detection dogs for conservation projects and relies on the ALA to design surveys and manage data.

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Be part of the ABC’s Magical Land of Oz

7 February, 2019 ALA Blog

Inspired by ABC's new nature documentary? You can be part of the magic: upload your sightings of Australian native wildlife to the Atlas of Living Australia.

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ecoEd Champions training: applying environmental science using digital platforms

17 January, 2019 ALA Blog

ecoEd is an innovative training and skills development program for university lecturers, researchers and industry professionals.

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