Dr Peter Brown: natural resource management ecologist
With a strong background in ecology of vertebrate pests in agricultural systems, Dr Peter Brown is working to strengthen natural resource management decisions in Australia and south-east Asia through participatory engagement with rural communities and through integration of biophysical research with social and economic research.
State of the Climate
The State of the Climate reports are produced by CSIRO and the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. They provide a summary of observations of Australia’s climate and analysis of the factors that influence it for 2010, 2012 and 2014.
State of the Climate
Australia’s two lead climate science agencies – the CSIRO and Bureau of Meteorology - have produced a snapshot of the state of the climate to update Australians about how their climate has changed and what it means.
Dr Helen Cleugh: Deputy Chief, leading climate and atmospheric research
Dr Helen Cleugh is Deputy Chief of CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, delivering world-class research on significant national and international challenges in observing, understanding, and predicting our atmospheric, climate, and marine systems and their interactions with human activities.
Science for tomorrow: New developments
This article from Farming Ahead contains four stories on bushfire research, design and management of plantings for greenhouse mitigation, the use of local seed in revegetation and indigenous values guiding water research in the north (1 page)
Dr Michael Dunlop: Conserving biodiversity in a changing climate
Dr Michael Dunlop works on biodiversity and climate change. He has a special focus on understanding the implications of climate change for conservation, and helping managers and policymakers develop approaches to conservation that will be effective in a changing climate.
Water Availability in a Changing Climate
The Water for a Healthy Country Flagship is investigating how a changing climate and land use is impacting on Australia's future water security and developing scientific tools and knowledge to help water managers plan accordingly.
Dr Ian Cresswell: Deputy Director, Wealth from Oceans Flagship
Dr Ian Cresswell is the Deputy Director of CSIRO’s Wealth from Oceans Flagship, a national research initiative delivering science to help Australians access the immense resources of our ocean in a way that balances economic, social and environmental benefit.