August 17th, 2016
A new study of the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Marine Park has found that further protection may be needed to shield the reef against the impacts of climate change.
August 2nd, 2016
New research by Murdoch University will investigate the future of Rockingham’s beloved Little Penguins colony. Dr Belinda Cannell, who has been part of a long term study of the birds, will spend the next three years examining their resilience to coastal waters that have remained warmer than average since late 2010.
July 28th, 2016
Dominic Rose and Samuel Edge, who are both completing a Masters degree in Public Policy and Management, were announced as the 2016 winners of the Mal and Karyl Nairn Global Voices Scholarship.
July 7th, 2016
New climate modeling has found that coastal regions of south west WA (SWWA) could be hotter and drier than previously predicted.
June 2nd, 2015
The one-two punch of hotter, drier climates and increased fires may leave plants caught out, threatening species existence in biodiversity hotspots worldwide, including Australia’s south west and regions of California.
February 19th, 2015
Jodi Young is now working closely with climate modellers to understand how phytoplankton adapts in polar temperatures so experts can better predict future climate change.
January 14th, 2015
A new study funded by the Australian Research Council will clarify the role that climate change plays in the population fluctuations of critically endangered sawfish in the Kimberley and their resilience to rising temperatures.
August 29th, 2013
World leading research and development capabilities in drought-related agricultural science will be showcased at the InterDrought-IV Conference from September 2 to 6.
June 28th, 2013
Delving a little deeper into the content of soil has raised some serious questions about the effects of land use on climate change.