HUB NEWS

TNRM conference 2018 feature photo
Nov 27, 2018

NESP Northern Hub marketplace

Feedback on a recent ‘Research Marketplace’ hosted by the Northern Hub at the annual Territory NRM conference rated the session […]

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eDNA deposited by Gouldians at a waterhole
Nov 21, 2018

New e-DNA research to track endangered bird

Hub researchers from Charles Darwin University are at the forefront of using new eDNA technology to detect wildlife in the […]

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Photo of a riffle on the Mitchell River
Nov 13, 2018

Accounting for the north’s environments

Healthy ecosystems benefit our economic prosperity and social wellbeing but the value of these benefits is not always well recognised […]

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Gambga grass spraying control
Nov 13, 2018

Improving gamba grass control

Despite a listing as a Weed of National Significance and a key threatening process under the Environmental Protection and Biodiversity […]

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Nov 12, 2018

Engaging young minds in science on Cape York

Aak Puul Ngantam (APN) invited Hub researchers from CSIRO to run scientific activities alongside cultural activities run by senior Traditional Owners at a five-day […]

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cool burn, photo Jane Thomas.
Nov 12, 2018

Earning carbon credits from savanna fire management

Hub research led by Dr Garry Cook of CSIRO will inform updates to the method used by the federal government to […]

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Nov 12, 2018

Mapping to manage threatened species

Northern Australia’s unique and rich biodiversity faces numerous threats but we have limited knowledge on the distribution of rare and […]

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Yirralka rangers
Nov 12, 2018

Guiding investment into Indigenous resource management

Indigenous cultural and natural resource management (ICNRM) generates many environmental, social and economic benefits, yet potentially remains under-valued and under-resourced […]

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Beam trawl feature crop
Nov 07, 2018

Keeping prawns and barra on the menu

Prawns and barramundi make a great seafood platter, but what are the connections between these species and river flows to […]

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Nov 01, 2018

Floodplains, fish & food webs

It’s been all action on the Mitchell floodplains in far north Queensland, with researchers, local rangers and pastoralists working together […]

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