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Murdoch researchers back bid to safeguard Australia’s biodiversity

July 31st, 2012

Murdoch University researchers are part of a bid for a new Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) dedicated to Australia’s wildlife populations.

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National Centre of Desalination appoints Chair

May 18th, 2010

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Graeme Rowley, former Executive Director of Operations at Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), has been announced as the inaugural Independent Chair of the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination (NCED), Administered by Murdoch University and based at the university's Rockingham campus.

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Murdoch University dolphin research widely reported

November 15th, 2009

Murdoch University dolphin research widely reported

Research by Murdoch University scientists on the Swan River dolphin deaths has been widely reported in the media.

Following the ABC TV News and Stateline stories on November 13, every major Perth TV station ran stories on the dolphin research and issue on November 14.

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Scientists and agencies investigate dolphin deaths

November 13th, 2009

Scientists and agencies investigate dolphin deaths

Murdoch University researchers in collaboration with the Swan River Trust, Department of Environment and Conservation and Curtin University are investigating the death of six dolphins in the Swan and Canning rivers this year.

An urgent meeting of researchers and government agencies on November 12 discussed the findings of post-mortem examinations of the dolphins which died between March and October, and ABC TV's Stateline broke the story on November 13.

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