June 20th, 2016
In a world first, researchers at Murdoch University have teamed up with industry to track endangered Carnaby’s cockatoos in the southwest of Western Australia, using state-of-the-art technology developed in the Netherlands that will provide insight into threats to the endangered species.
August 26th, 2015
Six rehabilitated forest red-tailed black cockatoos have been released into Murdoch University’s wild flock in an innovative tracking program.
August 19th, 2015
Three young Murdoch University researchers will be vying for top billing at the Fresh Science Western Australia event, set to be held at 6pm on Wednesday, August 19 at the Brisbane Hotel in Highgate.
September 17th, 2013
A group of Murdoch veterinary students have just returned from the 'excursion of a lifetime' at a game ranch in South Africa. Dr Kris Warren and Dr Lian Yeap from Murdoch’s Conservation Medicine Program led the 22 undergraduate students, who are in their third or fourth year of study.
October 1st, 2012
Two rehabilitated Baudin’s cockatoos have been fitted with satellite tracking devices and released back into their natural habitat for monitoring as part of a trial research project.
August 28th, 2012
Murdoch University is to receive $150,000 from Newmont Boddington Gold to help fund black cockatoo health research over the next three years.
July 31st, 2012
Murdoch University researchers are part of a bid for a new Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) dedicated to Australia’s wildlife populations.
March 13th, 2012
Murdoch researchers are concerned the long-term survival of three black cockatoo species endemic to the south west of Western Australia is under threat.
December 22nd, 2011
Murdoch University researchers are investigating the health of wild black cockatoo populations in Western Australia’s south west.