Arthur Rylah Institute
Welcome to the Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research (ARI) home page. ARI is a leading centre for applied ecological research, located in Heidelberg, Melbourne.
We are the biodiversity research base for the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) in Victoria.
See our pages for information on the Institute, research projects and publications, including reports available to download and links to journal articles. Subscribe to our eNews.
Removing trout for Barred Galaxias conservation
Trout are a major predator of the threatened Barred Galaxias. ARI undertook a review to determine how effective relocating trout from above instream barriers is in preventing them from becoming established in Barred Galaxias habitat.
Evaluating native vegetation management
ARI has conducted a major review of past programs that have monitored the outcomes from investment in native vegetation management. An approach has now being developed to improve how success of these management activities can be monitored and evaluated.