Prescribed burning can reduce house loss during bushfires so long as it is targeted close to houses.
An expert review on logging after bushfires found it removes tree hollows which are vital in the recovery of more than 225 native species.
A new report is calling on the G20 to fund ‘Nature-based Solutions’ that address three of the main risks to humankind: biodiversity loss, climate change and global pandemics.
Australian Rivers Institute
Griffith University’s unique FishID software project has been given a boost with the announcement of $211,000 in funding from the Australian Research Data Commons.
Centre for Catalysis and Clean Energy
The University has entered into an agreement with CS Energy which will ensure 50 percent of its electricity needs are provided by renewable power sources from next year.
Griffith University climate change adaptation scientist Dr Johanna Nalau has been recognised at the prestigious 2020 Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.
Griffith University has launched a new initiative to tackle one of the world’s most pressing problems.
Architecture, construction and planning
The woman behind an albatross conservation project was just one of the winners at this year’s National Climate Change Adaptation Conference held at the Crown Promenade in Melbourne.
Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security
Griffith University has announced the opening of registrations, along with the first cohort of prominent program faculty members for next year’s Executive Education in Sustainability Leadership Program (EESLP). The EESLP is an internationally renowned sustainability program to be hosted by the Griffith University EcoCentre from the 6th to the 9th of March 2018, currently delivered […]
Coastal and Marine Research Centre
Knowledge of how to adapt to climate change in Australia is celebrated this week as NCCARF comes to the end of its second phase of operation and officially launches CoastAdapt, a resource to support coastal managers as they seek to respond to climate risks. NCCARF is the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, which has […]
More than 200 coastal councils across Australia will be able to better protect themselves against erosion and flooding threats with a new tool that provides them with almost everything they need to prepare for climate change impacts.
Centre for Environment and Population Health
A Torres Strait islander, a horse organisation, a metropolitan train operator and a cross-Tasman environmental association have been honoured for their achievements in climate change adaptation at an awards ceremony this week. The Climate Adaptation Champions for 2015-16 were announced as part of the NCCARF CSIRO Climate Adaptation Conference 2016, held in Adelaide. The Director of […]
Australian Rivers Institute
A leading Griffith research team has provided the science behind a bold government decision to buy up grazing land in an effort to protect the Great Barrier Reef from sediment run-off.
Griffith University has been awarded six Australian Research Council Linkage Project grants worth more than $1.3 million for a variety of research studies.
Griffith Climate Change Response Program (GCCRP)
The Griffith Climate Change Response Program is contributing to a project bringing new resilience and essential services to Vanuatu's cyclone-ravaged Tanna Island
Griffith climate change expert Brendan Mackey will headline the World Science Festival Brisbane on how to save Australia’s iconic reefs.
University research will play a crucial role in the lead-up to and beyond the 2020 implementation of the historic Paris climate change accord, says Griffith University's Professor Brendan Mackey
As the United Nations Conference on Climate Change continues in Paris, Griffith University research is enhancing understanding of a complex and major policy instrument for combatting global warming