Understanding stakeholder conflict: Lessons from a wind energy dispute in King Island, Tasmania

In 2012, Hydro Tasmania proposed a large scale, 600 megawatt, wind energy development in King Island, Tasmania.

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Plagues and Players: an environmental and scientific history of Australia’s southern locusts

Digitised Australian newspaper records of locust occurrence allow a more complete reconstruction of historic plagues and a new interpretation of the species

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Adventures with Rosie: monitoring Rosenberg’s Monitor on Mt Ainslie 2013-2016

Rosenberg’s monitor is a large goanna that is rarely seen in the ACT. It is listed as a threatened species in NSW, Victoria and South Australia.

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Fenner's Deb Saunders "Why drones are a game-changer for animal research"

In the MashableAustralia on-line article "Why Drones are a game-changer for Animal Research - Deb Saunders discusses how drones cut down on labor wh

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Reptile and frog responses to farm management

Agriculture is the most common land use on earth and has a large impact on biodiversity.

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Dr Crid Fraser - investigates the impacts of Marine uplift following November Earthquake in NZ

ACT Scientist of the Year, Dr Ceridwen Fraser (Crid), has returned today from the east coast of New Zealand, where she has been looking at the immediate impa

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Endangered Honeyeater Population Discovered

Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) have found a new breeding population of the critically endangered regent honeyeater.

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We need to be a lot smarter about Floods - Dr Jamie Pittock

As much of Victoria battled floods over the past month, warning were also in place parts of South Australia, New South Wales and Tasmania, all of which have

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