The North East Catchment Management Authority's "Innovation in Landscape Conservation" environment forum held on Tuesday May 17 at CSU's Wangaratta Study Centre included the John Paul Memorial Lecture given by the Institute's Dr Dale Nimmo. He spoke on "Dealing with multiple threats: landscape innovation for the 21st century."
Part 1: What is the role for regional land management in the face of climate change
Part 2: The potential to 're-wild' Australian landscapes
B SAFE Report -The Blue Mountains Sustainable Approaches to Fire and Emergencies offers a new community bushfire preparedness plan for NSW. The Report, developed by ILWS researchers Dr Val Ingham and Dr Sarah Redshaw was launched on Friday June 17 by the NSW Minister for Emergency Services, the Hon. David Elliot.
New Grant Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler for water researcher Members of the Institute's Sustainable Water Strategic Research Area have been successful in obtaining a Research Infrastructure Block Grant (2016) to purchase an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) for use across a number of the group's current and planned research projects.
SEGRA 2016 26-28 October 2016 Albany Western Australia "Naturally Stronger Regions: Realising the Potential", Australia's premier conference on regional issues, is about assisting regional, rural and remote Australia to source and identify the techniques, skills and issues they need to address to achieve successful economic growth and development.