November 26th, 2015
A final year Murdoch University tourism and marketing student gained a unique insight into a popular North American festival after helping to write and present a report evaluating the event.
January 20th, 2014
Murdoch research scientists are undertaking a survey of freshwater catfish to ensure wild fish populations are free of a bacterium found in imported aquarium fish.
July 16th, 2013
Murdoch University research scientists have launched a three-year study to future-proof Western Australia’s black bream against environmental change.
June 17th, 2010
Western Australia’s unique freshwater fish are in trouble, say scientists at Murdoch University’s Centre for Fish and Fisheries Research.
June 8th, 2010
A Murdoch University program to track endangered sawfish in the Fitzroy River has been awarded an extra $110,000 in funding.
February 4th, 2010
Murdoch University’s fish scientists have discovered a new species of Pygmy Perch in Western Australia.
Drs David Morgan and Stephen Beatty of Murdoch’s Centre for Fish & Fisheries Research said the discovery of a new species of freshwater fish was the first such find in the south-west in over 40 years.
December 7th, 2009
Murdoch University scientists have found the state’s South-West unique freshwater fish populations are reducing, with a number being listed as endangered.
According to Murdoch University’s freshwater fish experts Drs David Morgan andStephen Beatty the combination of habitat change, decline in water quality andintroduction of exotic fishes has had a major impact.