May 11th, 2016
A groundbreaking approach to predicting the behaviour of wild animals after relocation may provide a major boost to conservation programs in Australia.
March 7th, 2016
Australian native rodents and bats have attracted little research effort and funding, resulting in poor conservation and management, a recent study has revealed.
February 29th, 2016
Ongoing research of a dolphin population in south-western Australia has revealed for the first time, a unique cycle in social bonds between adult female bottlenose dolphins, which is leading to informed conservation for the animals.
July 27th, 2015
A review of the scientific research on the recovery of Australia’s humpback whale populations has revealed that they are increasing at a remarkable rate and that the increase is among the highest documented worldwide, according to a paper published in the journal, Marine Policy.
November 27th, 2013
New research led by Murdoch University suggests the catastrophic decline of the endangered woylie may be linked to common infections with Trypanosoma parasites.
October 29th, 2013
Dr Mark McHenry has returned from an inspiring and highly productive seven months in the United States as a Fulbright scholar.
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.
August 19th, 2013
Murdoch University and collaborators have developed future models for managing the Peel-Harvey estuary to help prevent further decline in its ecosystem health.
July 16th, 2013
Murdoch University research scientists have launched a three-year study to future-proof Western Australia’s black bream against environmental change.