environment

Researchers seek bushfire balancing act

October 17th, 2017

Faced with above-average bushfire threat to the South West this summer, Murdoch University researchers are investigating how best to combine the protection of our biodiversity with reducing fire hazard.

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Whale sharks call Ningaloo Marine Park home all year

October 11th, 2017

New research at Murdoch University has shown whale sharks are permanent residents at Ningaloo Reef.

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Murdoch students helping Roe 8 restoration

September 29th, 2017

Murdoch University ecology students have been assessing the recovery of the Roe 8 site and found positive signs the native vegetation is regenerating.

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Aussie diggers linked to ecosystem decline

September 25th, 2013

A new Murdoch University-led study has highlighted the relationship between the loss of Australian digging mammals and ecosystem decline.

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Rehabilitation project wins environmental prize

August 7th, 2012

Dr Katinka Ruthrof of Murdoch’s Centre of Excellence for Climate Change, Woodland and Forest Health has won the CCAA WA Environmental Innovation Award for 2012.

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Are Black Cockatoos Protected?

April 20th, 2011

The protection of endangered Black Cockatoo populations in Western Australia will be the topic of discussion for an upcoming symposium chaired by Murdoch University Dean of Environmental Science, Associate Professor John Bailey.

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More courses to choose from in Singapore

October 19th, 2010

Come 2011, working professionals, local and international students interested in taking up undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Singapore can look forward to wider options.

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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 daysofchange.org, which encourages individuals and organisations to shape their future by making simple changes to the way we live.

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