Protecting your grand designs from turning to ashes
Oct 11, 2021
As we head into another bushfire season, a new online guide offers advice on building and retrofitting homes for bushfire resilience.
Issue 282 – Protecting biodiversity
In this issue of ECOS, we’re focusing on all things biodiversity in recognition of September as Biodiversity month in Australia. Read all about the latest research at CSIRO in protecting our biodiversity, from tips on getting started in citizen science to understanding how sweet it is that songbirds can taste sugar.
How healthy country AI is delivering on-ground benefit
Digital technology can help Indigenous rangers adaptively manage their lands. But it's critical that these tools are co-designed by Traditional Owners to ensure that they deliver benefit back to Indigenous communities. A collaboration called Healthy Country AI is helping to do just that.
The best place for citizen science is wherever you are
You might not be living in a biodiversity hotspot, but the plants, animals and fungi around you matter! By recording them, you can contribute to citizen science.
Studying seabirds: recording biodiversity above ocean waves
Scientists on research vessel Investigator are tackling the challenge of studying seabirds that spend much of their life at sea.
A helping hand (book) for managing fisheries through change
A new evidence-based handbook will help Australian fisheries respond to climate change to ensure sustainable seafood stocks.