Contaminated seaweeds in Sydney Harbour could be threatening the small animals that feed on them, according to UNSW research.
UNSW academics will co-chair a local 2020 summit on campus on Saturday April 5 with Minister for the Environment, Heritage and the Arts, Peter Garrett.
UNSW will once again participate in the Earth Hour energy initiative on Saturday 29 March.
UNSW has featured twice in the finalists list of the prestigious DuPont Australia & New Zealand Innovation Awards for work with big benefits for the environment.
UNSW's Dr Frank Ruess has been awarded the 2007 Bragg Gold Medal by the Australian Institute of Physics.
More Australians are dining on kangaroo but most are unaware that the national icon is being wild harvested rather than farmed, according to new UNSW research.
Professor Deo Prasad will chair a United Nations environmental forum.
A leading UNSW academic has cautioned the NSW Government against leasing existing coal-fired power stations, warning they seriously jeopardise the fight against climate change.
UNSW research has revealed that earthworks are having a devastating impact upon the lower Macquarie River and its floodplain.