Centre for Ecosystem Science

Aerial image of the Murray River

The Centre for Ecosystem Science has a strong focus promoting the viability of ecosystems through understanding ecosystem function, trajectories of change across landscapes and solutions for conservation.

About us

We are a unique unit within UNSW, with excellent researchers in ecosystem science and a diverse range of scientific expertise in terrestrial ecology, wetlands, marine ecosystems, GIS, remote sensing and the use of conservation tools.

Our research

Explore our broad range of research projects, encompassing atmospheric, conservation practice, marine ecosystems, remote sensing and GIS, rivers and wetlands, terrestrial ecosystems and wild deserts.

Study with us

Learn more about our values, recent postgraduate research projects and the benefits of studying with us at the Centre for Ecosystem Science.


Read the latest news and stories related to our work and the broader field of ecosystem science, with a focus on Australian content.