26 February 2019
Presentations on Wed 20th Feb
Bringing Indigenous knowledge into land and water management (presenters: Dr Ro Hill – CSIRO, Peter Yates – NAILSMA, Lloyd Nulgit and Gordon Smith Jnr – Ngarinyin Traditional Owners from WA’s Fitzroy River region)
Economic and other benefits of Indigenous land and sea management programs (presenters: Prof Natalie Stoeckl & Dr Diane Jarvis – James Cook University (JCU), Celia & Emile Boxer – Walmajarri Traditional Owners from WA’s Fitzroy River region, David Hudson & Sharon Prior – Ewamian Traditional Owners from Far North Queensland)
Indigenous research partnerships for land and water management (presenters: Prof Michael Douglas – University of Western Australia, Dr Sarah Laborde – Griffith University, Mervyn Street – Gooniyandi Traditional Owner from WA’s Fitzroy River region, Mona Liddy & Lizzie Sullivan – Wagiman Traditional Owners from NT’s Daly River region)
Presentations on Thursday 21st Feb
Supporting savanna fire management through carbon farming (presenter: Dr Garry Cook – CSIRO)
Mapping to manage threatened species across the north (presenters: Dr Anna Pintor – JCU & Assoc Prof Mark Kennard – Griffith University)
Assessing mangrove dieback in the Gulf (presenter: Dr Norm Duke – JCU)
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