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Apr 02, 2014

Bringing back native mammals in Arnhem Land

Indigenous rangers and Traditional Owners from the Warddeken Indigenous Protected Area have been working with scientists to monitor native mammal […]

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Mar 13, 2014

Investigating disease and mammal decline in northern Australia

Many small to medium-sized native mammals are rapidly declining across northern Australia, even in nationally-protected conservation reserves. Scientists believe that […]

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Mar 13, 2014

How can we manage sea level rise and weeds on Kakadu floodplains?

A team of researchers from the Northern Australia hub is looking at which areas of Kakadu’s floodplains are at most […]

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Mar 13, 2014

Traditional Owners help scientists rescue critically endangered sawfish

In September 2012, as Top End floodplains were drying out, Daly River Traditional Owner Rita Purak discovered two largetooth sawfish […]

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Mar 13, 2014

Fish tracking in the South Alligator River

There are probably as many theories about the movements of barramundi and other species of fish as there are different […]

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Dec 05, 2013

Cat-proof fence in Kakadu aims to establish role of cats in mammal decline

In an intensive effort to better understand the role of feral cats in native mammal decline, two cat-exclosure fences have […]

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Nov 26, 2013

Gulf of Carpentaria rangers reduce wildfires through early burning work

Since becoming active in fire management in 2007, the Garawa and Waanyi Garawa Rangers have reduced late season wildfires by […]

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Nov 12, 2013

WA Indigenous rangers undertake research on endangered turtles

A new approach is being used to monitor marine turtles and dugongs in the far north Kimberley, building a better […]

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Oct 16, 2013

Floodplain research highlights importance of connectivity

Field work underway in Kakadu National Park is investigating how much animals move between floodplains and rivers and where they […]

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Oct 13, 2013

Canine rangers sniff out feral cats

Two new weapons have been unleashed in Arnhem Land in an effort to reduce the devastating impact feral cats are […]

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