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

Daniel Hunter's PhD project at the University of New South Wales, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences. Supervisor: A/Prof Mike Letnic. Co-supervisor: Dr Rosalie Chapple.


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: