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Perch purge led to native population boom

November 24th, 2016

Redfin Perch were eradicated from Phillips Creek Reservoir

The eradication of an alien fish species from a reservoir in south west Australia led to an explosion in the population of a native fish species and an increase in Marron, Murdoch University researchers have found.

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Perth’s future water supply to be examined in international conference

November 30th, 2015

Murdoch University is hosting the International Conference on Sustainable Water Management

Perth’s water supply and the options for recycling are the focus of an international water conference hosted by Murdoch University this week. The International Conference on Sustainable Water Management has brought together industry professionals and researchers from 21 different countries to bring their work and experience to achieve sustainability in the water sector. The conference […]

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Past and present Murdoch students united in a renewable energy vision for WA

October 29th, 2012

Students and staff recently visited two renewable energy installations and the Murdoch graduates helping to run them.

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Disease and drought threat to iconic WA trees

October 17th, 2011

Researchers at Murdoch University are warning that thousands of beautiful trees throughout the South West, are dying or are already dead from disease and drought.

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Desal Discovery Centre and research facility to open at Murdoch

August 30th, 2011

Australia’s first $5m Desal Discovery Centre and dedicated Desalination Research Facility will be officially opened in Western Australia this Sunday, September 4.

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International conference to address sustainable water use

January 19th, 2011

The reuse of wastewater will be discussed at the International Conference on Integrated Water Management.

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Murdoch graduate is Young Water Professional of the Year

November 10th, 2010

Well known TV green thumb and Murdoch University PhD candidate Josh Byrne has been named Young Water Professional of the Year.

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