School of Environmental Science

Distinguished researcher presents free lecture on national parks

April 22nd, 2013

Adjunct Professor Paul Eagles will present the free public lecture 'National Parks in the 21st Century' at Murdoch on Tuesday, April 30.

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Conference to discuss the green benefits of man-made wetlands

November 22nd, 2012

The use of man-made wetlands to control water-borne pollution will be the topic of an international conference at Murdoch University.

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Agricultural project alleviating poverty in Bangladesh

October 17th, 2012

A Murdoch University professor is helping introduce more sustainable cropping practices to northwestern Bangladesh.

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Protecting WA waterways for future generations

October 15th, 2012

Everyone interested in the health of the Swan River and Western Australia’s estuaries is invited to attend the Healthy Estuaries 2111 forum on Wednesday October 24.

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China and Australia team up to tackle climate change

October 3rd, 2012

Finding ways to reduce the impact of global climate change through reforestation is the focus of a new partnership between Australia and China.

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Could suburban gardens help to save native wildlife?

August 14th, 2012

Front gardens in Perth might be wildlife havens for native birds and animals according to a Murdoch University environmental science researcher.

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Heritage farm to become University teaching and research centre

July 2nd, 2012

Murdoch University has been given in-principle support by the National Trust to lease the heritage working farm at Whitby Falls.

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Murdoch calls for tree planters

April 11th, 2012

Murdoch is calling for volunteers to help plant native seedlings at the South Street Campus on Saturday 21 April.

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Desal offers best water and food security insurance, says expert

March 22nd, 2012

Desalination offers drying Australia the best water and food security insurance for the drier, more heavily populated decades ahead, according to one of the country's leading water experts.

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Murdoch scientist shaves off 40-year-old beard for charity

March 16th, 2012

A group of senior scientists and managers at Murdoch University have raised more than $15,000 for the Leukaemia Foundation by participating in the World’s Greatest Shave.

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