School of Sustainability Research

New Harry Butler Science Centre to continue environmental pioneer’s legacy

June 19th, 2018

Murdoch leaders on Barrow Island

Murdoch University research on remote Barrow Island will set a new world standard for protection of delicate ecosystems alongside industrial development.

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Not so fast: why the electric vehicle revolution will bring problems of its own

April 17th, 2018

Dr Martin Brueckner writes a piece for The Conversation about the potential pitfalls of electric vehicles.

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Outstanding alumni honoured at Murdoch

April 6th, 2018

The outstanding achievements of five graduates have been celebrated at the Murdoch University Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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Harry Butler Institute appoints Chair of Biosecurity and Environmental Science

April 4th, 2018

Murdoch University has made a new appointment to its Harry Butler Institute, with Professor Marnie Campbell taking on the role of Chair of Biosecurity and Environmental Science.

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Murdoch research goes worldwide

March 18th, 2011

Murdoch University research is gaining global recognition through its online Research Repository, which has just ranked within the top 500 of world institutional repositories.

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Busselton residents size up their furry neighbours

September 15th, 2010

Busselton residents have been airing their views on local flora and fauna in a study by a Murdoch University student.

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Cat legislation not effective without conserving bush

September 1st, 2010

New state legislation that will potentially require owners to sterilise, microchip and register their feline friends might not be enough on its own to protect native small mammals, a new Murdoch University study has shown.

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Water-check for inland cities' futures

June 7th, 2010

How inland city communities feel about water security and climate change is the focus of a new study by Murdoch University researchers.

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New Professor tackles sustainable water issues

December 9th, 2009

New Professor tackles sustainable water issues

Helping secure a sustainable future for Western Australia’s water resources will be the focus for the inaugural Alcoa Chair in Sustainable Water Management at Murdoch University, Professor Richard Harper.

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