|At ESA we aim:
- To promote the scientific study of all organisms in relation to their environment.
- To promote the application of ecological principles in the development, use and conservation of Australia\\'s natural resources.
- To advise governmental and other agencies in matters where the application of ecological principles may be of assistance.
- To facilitate the dissemination and exchange of ideas and information about ecology both among ecologists, with other professional disciplines and the public; and encourage high professional and ethical standards among our members and other ecologists.
- We do this through publications, activities and conferences.