Ecology | Special forum on using eDNA for wildlife detection

Published 23rd May 19 1:00 AM

The Ecology Special Interest Section of the EIANZ is convening a one-day forum featuring a series of special presentations about an innovative technology and approach that enables the detection of wildlife in Australia and New Zealand using eDNA. The presentations will cover a wide range of aspects including:

  • Accessing the power of eDNA
  • eDNA wildlife detection tests
  • eDNA for biomonitoring and biosecurity
  • Assessing biodiversity through environmental DNA
  • eDNA as a monitoring and surveillance tool
  • eDNA for environmental assessment in NSW
  • eDNA to monitor species in tropical areas
  • Using metabarcoding to assess fish biodiversity
  • Comparing metabarcoding and electrofishing
  • eDNA for marine pest surveillance

Earn CPD Points

Environmental professionals who attend this event can record 1 point per hour of continuing professional development under the Certified Environmental Practitioner Scheme.

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Event details

When: 13 Aug 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where: Maiden Theatre
Mrs Macquaries Road

Cost: $50 | members, $150 | non-members

Registrations Open: 23rd May 19 1:00 PM

Registrations Close: 13th Aug 19 5:00 PM

Places Available: 9

Contact: EIANZ Central Office on 03 8593 4140 or

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Published 23rd May 19 1:00 AM