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Volunteers conducted a survey of residents in the sea around Denmark

2021.07.23Biologists from Aarhus University and the University of Copenhagen have studied the environmental DNA in water samples collected simultaneously by 370 volunteers on two occasions from almost 100 sites along the Danish coast. The combination of citizen science and environmental DNA has provided an effective overview of biodiversity in Danish coastal waters.

Invasive species

2021.07.06In the Mojave and Sonoran deserts, feral donkeys and horses dig wells that are sometimes as deep as two meters. These wells, though being the product of invasive species, actually benefit the ecosystem greatly.

Elizabeth le Roux

Assistant professor Elizabeth le Roux receives AIAS Associate Fellowship

2021.07.05Elizabeth le Roux is a recently hired tenure track assistant professor at the Department of Biology exploring large mammal impacts on ecosystem structure and function, particularly in African savannas. In addition to the special recognition, this 3-year-fellowship supports the researcher’s possibilities to establish interdisciplinary collaboration by getting access to the AIAS community and facilities. Read more about the AIAS Associate Fellows: https://aias.au.dk/opportunities-at-aias/aias-associates/

Mon 09 Aug
09:30-11:30 | Department of Biology, Ny Munkegade 114-116, building 1540-116
Qualifying exam
Qualifying exam: Alexis Armando Fonseca Poza, Mckrobiology
Wed 19 Jan
12:00-15:30 | Stakladen, Fredrik Nielsens vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C
BIO Match 2022
In collaboration with Innovation Fund Denmark, the departments of Bioscience and Biology at Aarhus University invite to you an exciting day with networks, presentations and discussions across topics. The theme of the day is green transformation, green growth and sustainable production on land, at sea and in the air.