Knowledge grows for Murray flows
The Water for a Healthy Country Flagship has completed the first knowledge synopsis of the River Murray region, which identifies knowledge and knowledge gaps as well as identifying potential collaboration and research opportunities.
Deserts 'greening' from rising CO2
Increased levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) have helped boost green foliage across the world’s arid regions over the past 30 years through a process called CO2 fertilisation, according to CSIRO research.
CSIRO appoints new leader of water research
CSIRO has announced the appointment of Dr Carol Couch as Director of the Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. With an investment of more than A$80 million dollars per annum the Flagship is the largest research partnership focusing on water in Australia.
Advancing knowledge on water sensitive urban design
CSIRO scientists conducted the 'ICON Water Sensitive Urban Developments' study for the National Water Commission. Researchers identified knowledge gaps and barriers in the implementation and uptake of these developments.