This website describes the eDNA approach and features a game for kids to test their knowledge of Gouldian Finch eDNA. Developed in partnership with Inspired NT.
Crook, D.A., Keller, K., Adair, B.J., Luiz, O.J., Waugh, P.S., Schult, J., Dostine, P.L., Townsend, S.A., & King, A.J. 2021. Use of radiotelemetry to quantify diel habitat preferences and minimum environmental flow requirements of a tropical riverine fish (Sooty grunter Hephaestus fuliginosus). Ecohydrology. 2021;e2290. https://doi.org/10.1002/eco.2290
Hammer, M.P., Taillebois, L., King, A.J., Crook, D.A., Wedd, D., Adams, M., Unmack, P.J., Hoese, D.F. and Bertozzi, T. (2021), Unravelling the taxonomy and identification of a problematic group of benthic fishes from tropical rivers (Gobiidae: Glossogobius). J Fish Biol. Accepted Author Manuscript. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.14701
See Hub research used to help inform the water plan on pages 49–51, 55.
See Hub research used to help inform the water plan on pages 24, 33, 36 & 37.
Shendryk, Y., Rossiter-Rachor. N.A.,Setterfield. S.A., & Levick. S.R. 2020. Leveraging high-resolution satellite imagery and gradient boosting for invasive weed mapping. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. DOI https://doi.org/10.1109/JSTARS.2020.3013663
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