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$100k for environmental projects at University

November 21st, 2012

Murdoch University’s Environmental Restoration Group (MERG) has received more than $100,000 in grants for environmental projects which will bring benefits to the South Street campus and the wider community.

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Another black cockatoo chick hatches at Murdoch

September 13th, 2012

A threatened species of wild black cockatoo has produced a new chick at Murdoch’s South Street Campus – only the second time the bird is thought to have bred in the Perth metro area.

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Red-tailed Black Cockatoo breeds in metro area for first time

July 14th, 2011

For the first time, a threatened black cockatoo has bred in the Perth metropolitan area, on Murdoch University’s South Street Campus.

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Chic cycling for the Bike to Work Challenge

September 17th, 2010

Murdoch Uni’s green travel champion is urging people to try cycling in style for this year’s Bike to Work Challenge if they’re not keen on donning exercise gear.

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More GreenPower means less greenhouse gas at Murdoch

August 13th, 2010

Murdoch University has again increased its use of renewable energy, cutting its greenhouse gas emissions by a further 216 tonnes a year. The environmental saving is equivalent to the electricity consumption of 33 households.

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Staff and students reduce their footprint

May 3rd, 2010

Staff and students reduce their footprint

Murdoch University is backing a program encouraging institutions and people to change the way they live in order to reduce their ecological footprint.

The University has signed on as a partner of, which encourages individuals and organisations to shape their future by making simple changes to the way we live.

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