Live Ecology Talk: Episode 4 – Ecology Research From Around the World, Pt 1 – Crocs

Live Ecology Talks
Episode 4: Ecology Research From Around the World, Part 1 – Crocs

Here we look into the first of 3 big ecology research projects from around the globe and break them down for you. We look at why they chose to conduct the research, what they hoped to find, and what they actually found! We first look at Saltwater Crocodiles and ‘migration/movement’ behaviour, explaining how they use tide and ocean currents to travel. It’s incredible how smart they are!

This session is broken down into:
00:00 – Waiting for others to join
02:43 – Intro: Ecology Studies Around the World, Pt 1: Crocs
11:55 – Saltwater Croc Distribution
16:03 – Study 1: Moving with Tides/Currents
20:18 – Croc Culling History in Australia
23:12 – Moving with Tides for Food
27:57 – Study 2: Long Distance Relocation & Satellite Tracking
40:24 – Study 3: Breeding Season Movements
45:43 – Studies Overview
48:08 – Croc Instagram Accounts
51:07 – Questions & Next Talk

Live Ecology Talks: Ep 4 - Ecology Research From Around the World, Part 1 - Crocs


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