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Dale Nimmo

Associate professor/ARC DECRA fellow, Charles Sturt University

Associate professor in ecology at the Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University. I am interested in how to conserve biodiversity in the face of large-scale disturbances, such as fire, climatic extremes, and habitat fragmentation.

Dale Nimmo

Dale Nimmo

Tales Of Wombat 'Heroes' Have Gone Viral. Unfortunately, They're Not True

5 min read

If you’ve been following the bushfire crisis on social media and elsewhere, you may have seen reports of benevolent wombats herding other animals to shelter into their fire-proof burrows.

Dale Nimmo

Dale Nimmo

The Astounding Tricks Animals Use To Survive Bushfires

7 min read

Have you ever wondered how our native wildlife manage to stay alive when an inferno is ripping through their homes, and afterwards when there is little to eat and nowhere to hide?