As summer is approaching in the southern hemisphere ecologists gather to discuss their newest research at the Ecological Society of Australia annual meeting. Since the conference is taking place in Brisbane, our McMadLab members did not have to travel far this year and we came in plenty.
Seven of us are here. Come see what we’re up to at:
Dr Zunyie Xie
Monday 12:30pm Hall B Landsat observations of large-scale land degradation with Google Earth Engine
Tuesday, 11:15-11:30am Meeting Room 3
Using demographic models to tackle invasive mammals on islands.
Dr Michaela Plein
Tuesday 11:45pm Meeting Room3
How are cats and rats equal? Maximising the benefits of controlling invasive predators in data-poor environments.
Tuesday 17:20 Meeting room 3:
Nesting success of Red-tailed tropicbirds on Christmas Island following cat control
Dr Matthew Holden
Wednesday 12:00pm Meeting room 7
Guidelines for incorporating population processes in species distribution modelling
Dr Matthew Adams
Wednesday 16:20 Meeting Room 7
How confident are ecological model predictions really? Data-model calibration using Bayesian inference
Dr Christopher Baker
Thursday 12:45pm Hall B
Modelling and decision making in complex environments