Examining the limits to growth (Podcast 11 Nov 2008)
The Limits to Growth, published in 1972, was a landmark publication when first released, one of the first studies to link the world economy with the state of the environment. In this podcast, Dr Graham Turner talks about his recent study that validates one of the book’s key scenarios. (7:30)
CSIRO's Biosecurity Flagship is focused on helping to protect Australia from biological threats and risks posed by serious exotic and endemic pests and diseases.
Dr Gary Fitt: Director, Biosecurity Flagship
Dr Gary Fitt is Director CSIRO Biosecurity Flagship and is focusing on protecting Australia from the biosecurity threats and risks posed by serious exotic and endemic pests and diseases.
The Gooniyandi Seasons Calendar
Indigenous ecological knowledge can tell us much about the ecology of northern Australia. Members of Muludja community from the Fitzroy Valley in the Kimberley in Western Australia worked with CSIRO to create a seasonal calendar. (1 page)
Meet some of the people who work at Ecosystem Sciences.
Coastal property and sea level rise
CSIRO conducted a national online survey to determine would-be house-buyers' attitudes to the effects that rising sea levels could have on their investment decisions.
The Walmajarri Seasons Calendar
Indigenous ecological knowledge can tell us much about the ecology of northern Australia. Members of the Walmajarri language group worked with CSIRO staff to document and compile their Indigenous seasonal knowledge into a calendar. (1 page)