The sediment beneath a rivers surface can be a ‘hotspot’ of organic carbon decomposition, even when the surface water dries“ explains Dr Ryan Burrows.
A world-first assessment of global wetlands finds conservation actions are lacking
Migratory species face a double jeopardy from climate change
By Dr Wade Hadwen Australian Rivers Institute and Griffith Climate Change Response Program Anthropogenically-forced climate change represents a major challenge to both the human and natural world. Given the rate of change and the inertia in the global climate system, there is a pressing need to address the major challenges that climate change poses –…
Help us in exciting studies of Northern Australia’s unique ecosystems
In some cases where the human footprint is slight, coral reefs can have their fish, and we can eat them too, explains Tyson Martin
Australians have learned much about managing extremes in water. We should share this knowledge with the global community writes Professor Stuart Bunn
We are proud that many of our members will be presenting at the World Science Festival in Brisbane 22-26 March. To help you find your way, we have prepared a few blogs about our World Science Festival events. Our focus will be on all things water. Professor Stuart Bunn will be participating in a discussion…