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Public urged to enjoy but respect sensitive wildflowers

September 11th, 2015

Cowslip orchid

Associate Professor David Newsome shines light on the awareness of the impact of trampling on wildflowers following results from a paper he co-wrote.

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Opinion: Silverbacks and greenbacks: the catch-22 at the heart of gorilla conservation

September 5th, 2015

Mountain gorillas in Uganda

Inspired by his encounter with Guy the gorilla at London Zoo 54 years ago, environmental scientist Associate Professor David Newsome recently went on a wildlife tour to Uganda.

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Australian nature tourism a new frontier for Chinese tourism market

November 26th, 2014

The 5th International Tourism Studies Association’s (ITSA) biennial conference will focus on the importance of Western Australia's nature tourism to China.

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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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