CSIRO bushfire research is improving the understanding of fire, and improving technologies and strategies to save lives and limit damage.
DFAT - CSIRO Research for Development Alliance
The DFAT - CSIRO Alliance is a strategic partnership that aims to improve the impact of aid. The Alliance unites DFAT’s depth of experience in development assistance with CSIRO’s strength in research into complex problems that cross scales and sectors.
National Invertebrate Pest Initiative (NIPI)
The National Invertebrate Pest Initiative (NIPI) brings together Australian scientists from State Departments, Universities, growers and CSIRO to improve pest management in Australian grain crops.
Our resilient coastal Australia
The Wealth from Oceans Flagship is providing Australia's governments, industries and communities with the scientific knowledge, tools and approaches to make wise decisions about our uses of coastal environments.
Biosecurity and invasive species
We have a history of biological control successes and our scientists are using their expertise to find more natural enemies of introduced weeds.
Understanding floodplain ecosystems
CSIRO's research to better understand and predict the response of floodplain ecosystems to environmental change will enable more effective environmental water regimes.
Geography, Human Ecology & Sustainability Research Group (GEHES)
The GEHES Group is leading multi-site, cross-disciplinary, sustainability-focused social science emphasising regional and remote geographies. We are trusted advisors across local, regional, national and international domains. Our staff are located in Alice Springs, Cairns, Townsville, Darwin and Brisbane.