Past events

1–2pm 20 July 2017
The largest number of people exposed to annual floods globally is in India, and the flood-related economic damage and deaths in India are rising. The major, and in most cases, the...
10.30–11.15am 27 June 2017
My research is aimed at identifying and critically analysing international water rights regimes, in order to develop an Australian legal framework for Indigenous water rights in...
1–2pm 15 June 2017
The changing climate compounded with the growing population poses a food security challenge for Malawi. Adaptation to climate change in the water and agriculture sectors is...
1–2pm 14 June 2017
Coal seam gas (CSG) is a hotly disputed land use in Australia. Despite this controversial status and regular appearances in the media, the debate around this unconventional energy...
1–2pm 4 May 2017
The conservation of biodiversity remains a daunting and complex public policy challenge. Over the past three decades, two clear trends have emerged in conservation science, policy...
11am–12pm 4 May 2017
Collaborative consumption businesses offer an alternative to conventional consumption, by providing shared access to goods, or by offering a service to replace the need for...
1–2pm 30 March 2017
Timber production in the coastal forests of New South Wales, Australia, occurs predominately in small headwater drainage basins. It is anticipated that as the worldwide demand for...
1–2pm 23 March 2017
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. This presentation looks at...
9.30–10.30am 22 March 2017
Digitised Australian newspaper records of locust occurrence allow a more complete reconstruction of historic plagues and a new interpretation of the species involved and reasons...
5pm 9 December 2016
A five day course in Environmental Accounting will be held from 5-9 December 2016 at the Fenner School of Environment and Society in conjunction with the Australian Bureau of...
5pm 9 December 2016
Invitation to attend, places limited so please RSVP by the 15th of November to viveka.hocking@anu.edu.au An ANU Urban Network initiative in association with Future Earth...
1–2pm 8 December 2016
The importance of accurate measurement of forest biomass in Indonesia has been growing since the climate change mitigation schemes, in particular reducing emissions from...
9am 7 December 2016
Invitation to attend, places limited so please RSVP by the 15th of November to viveka.hocking@anu.edu.au An ANU Urban Network initiative in association with Future Earth...
9am 5 December 2016
A five day course in Environmental Accounting will be held from 5-9 December 2016 at the Fenner School of Environment and Society in conjunction with the Australian Bureau of...
1–2pm 24 November 2016
The Goulburn is the largest tributary of the Hunter River, an important highly connected surface-groundwater system in eastern Australia. Major land use change over the last 10...
1–2pm 3 November 2016
Conservation increasingly needs to compete with other areas of public expenditure, placing further demands on evidence of its effectiveness and efficiency. The ability to plan...
2–3pm 25 August 2016
Palm cockatoos (Probosciger aterrimus aterrimus) from Cape York Peninsula in far north Queensland have fascinating behaviour. Unusually large vocal repertoires and a unique...
1–2pm 25 August 2016
The sustainable governance of industrial development in coastal zones is among the most pressing challenges of the 21st century. Coastal zones are complex and highly productive...
1–2pm 16 June 2016
This seminar presents the findings of my PhD research on Antarctic tourism—how it emerged and what it reveals about our relationship with the frozen continent. Weaving...
5.30–7pm 25 May 2016
If two plants look the same, are they from the same species? How do we choose which individuals to move in conservation translocation projects? How do we find out which processes...

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