newmont boddington gold

New scholarship helps Indigenous students to pursue career in mining

March 2nd, 2015

Boddington Gold mine

One of Australia’s largest producing gold mines has pledged five scholarships to Murdoch University to encourage Indigenous students to aspire to a career in the mining industry.

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Study first to track South-West dolphins

October 22nd, 2013

Murdoch University has completed a comprehensive survey of the dolphin population from Capel to Binningup, providing vital baseline data for future management decisions.

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Cockatoos find food in rehabilitated forest

September 24th, 2013

Murdoch University researchers have found that Western Australia's iconic black cockatoos have been drawn to a new food source – rehabilitated mining pits.

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Baudin’s cockatoos tracked for research trial

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.

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Newmont to fund black cockatoo health research

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.

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Assessing the threats to black cockatoos

December 22nd, 2011

Murdoch University researchers are investigating the health of wild black cockatoo populations in Western Australia’s south west.

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