School of Biological Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Megafires like Australia’s 2019/20 Black Summer fires represent an emerging threat to estuarine and coastal ecosystems.

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After the recent electric vehicle summit, Australia is one step closer to a national EV strategy. Here are six elements it will need.

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The future of the world’s largest ice sheet and rising sea levels depend on urgent action on global warming, study finds.

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Professor Bill Sherwin receives the 2021 Australian Museum Research Institute Lifetime Achievement Award.

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By considering the environmental (and population) fluctuations that influence wildlife, we can arrive at more sustainable limits to wildlife deaths caused by human activities.

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Last week the Bureau of Meteorology declared a negative Indian Ocean Dipole — a natural climate phenomenon set to bring wet weather. Let’s look at what you can expect, and the role of climate change.

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Partially protected marine areas create confusion and don’t meet their broad conservation objectives, UNSW researchers have found.