Sep 06, 2018

What might the future of the Fitzroy look like?

There are many and various development plans for WA’s Fitzroy River catchment, including expansion of irrigation agriculture. Informed decision-making requires […]

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eDNA deposited by Gouldians at a waterhole
Aug 29, 2018

Finding finches

Finding and monitoring rare and broadly dispersed animals like the beautiful and endangered Gouldian Finch can be a challenge in remote, data-poor […]

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Magela, Kakadu ERA pole
Aug 23, 2018

Tree water use & sensitivity to contaminated mine water

Riparian, or riverbank, vegetation in the Top End depends on groundwater to sustain it during the dry season. Weathering of waste rock […]

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Aug 22, 2018

Feral cat exclosures boost reptile populations

Collaborative research between the Northern Territory Government, the Northern Australia Environmental Resources Hub, the Threatened Species Recovery Hub and Parks Australia […]

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Photo Mike Saynor
Aug 21, 2018

Informing Ranger mine rehabilitation

The NT’s Ranger uranium mine is set to cease operations in 2021 and by 2026, be rehabilitated to a state […]

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Questacon event nat science week
Aug 21, 2018

Indigenous Science Conversations in National Science Week

Indigenous researchers involved in the National Environmental Science Program got together at Canberra’s Questacon last week to present an engaging […]

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Macro green ant photo
Aug 20, 2018

Rehabilitated mine sites & Top End animals

Effective rehabilitation is a major challenge for the many active and legacy mines across northern Australia, with best practice mine […]

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Photo of Magela Creek, Kakadu National Park
Aug 02, 2018

Does contaminated mine wastewater affect fish movements?

The Ranger uranium mine is due to cease operations in 2021 and the site will be rehabilitated by 2026. Knowledge […]

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Jul 25, 2018

What do crocs eat?

With a fearsome reputation as a ‘hypercarnivorous apex predator’, you would expect estuarine crocodiles (or ‘salties’ as we call them […]

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Jul 19, 2018

Positive effects of ILSMPs

The positive effects of Indigenous Land and Sea Management programs (ILSMPs) on the wellbeing of Indigenous people are assessed in […]

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