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CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, is Australia's national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse research agencies in the world.
Large-scale, long-term, multidisciplinary science to address Australia's major national challenges and opportunities.
CSIRO expertise is organised into 11 research areas
CSIRO manages national facilities and collections that are opened to researchers around Australia and overseas.
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Dr Carol Couch leads the largest water research partnership in Australia.
The South-west Western Australia Sustainable Yields project is the most comprehensive assessment of water yield in 2030 in Western Australia ever undertaken. (4 pages)
CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.
Evidence of coastal ecosystem degradation in the Great Barrier Reef has been linked with increased land-based runoff of suspended solids, nutrients and pesticides resulting from clearing and agricultural land use. (10:44)
Ms TJ Lawson is a spatial analyst specialising in Global Information Systems, data management and Draganflyer unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
Ms Kimberley Opie specialises in satellite data acquisitions, image and vector analysis, and spatial data analysis and software development.
Mr Anders Siggins uses ground-based, airborne and spaceborne sensing systems to monitor and map earth surface properties, particularly vegetation structure and function.
Dr Glenn Newnham uses ground-based, airborne and spaceborne sensing systems to monitor and map earth surface properties, particularly vegetation structure and function.
Dr Zahra Paydar’s primary research areas include studies of water balance accounts at different scales, up-scaling losses in the system, irrigation water savings.
Dr Laura Wendling researches the biogeochemistry of nutrients and trace elements in soils, sediments and natural and waste waters.
Dr Michael Trefry is leading research into water resources, minesite environmental impacts, geothermal energy technologies and reactive geofluid processes.
Dr Simon Cox's primary research areas include information models and transfer standards for environmental information, spatial data infrastructures, vocabularies and semantic web technologies.
Dr Peter Cook's primary research areas include groundwater hydrology, groundwater-surface water interaction and use of artificial and environmental tracers.
Dr David Rassam’s research focuses on modelling the interactions between groundwater and surface water.
Dr Catherine Moore is investigating methods to quantify model prediction uncertainty to better inform risk based resource management.
Dr Carmel Pollino leads the Ecological Responses to Flow stream.
Dr Don McFarlane, coordinates science for CSIRO's Water for a Healthy Country Flagship in Western Australia to help improve the management of water resources.
Dr Grant Douglas specialises in aquatic and sediment geochemistry for environmental management and remediation.
Dr Declan Page researches risk-assessment, water quality, treatment and management of water recycling via natural treatment systems.
Improving the management of Australia’s water resources through the delivery of value-added water information products.
This project delivered information and models that can be used to investigate the effects of river flows on the production and use of organic matter at the ecosystem level in the Coorong and Murray Mouth region.
Through the National Research Flagships Collaboration Fund, the CLLAMMecology Research Cluster has developed tools for evaluating water management options to sustain the economic and environmental health of the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLAMM).
This project delivered dynamic habitat maps and models that can be used to investigate the effects of river flows on key plant and animal species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLAMM) region of South Australia.
CSIRO Land and Water free public seminars in Adelaide.
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