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Burning the midnight oil – conservation of orang-utans, tigers and elephants in Malaysia: public lecture by Melvin Gumal

The Environment Institute is proud to present a public lecture by Dr. Melvin Gumal. When: Monday 8th December 2014, 5:30-6:30pm Where: Napier G03, North Terrace Campus, Adelaide University Cost: Free, please register for this event. Download Flyer Over the past 20 years this veteran conservationist has been working with stakeholders at all levels of society to help protect […]

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Science in the Pub. The bees knees: The importance of pollinators and their recent decline

Professor Corey Bradshaw will be one of the panelists at the upcoming Science at the Pub events. When: Friday, December 5th, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Arrive at 5:30pm for free nibbles and to ensure you get a seat!) Where: The Brunswick Hotel 207 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 More info: Science at the Pub webpage The topic: […]

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Seminar: A haystack from a needle: using biomarkers to understand ancient forest structure – Prof Katherine Freeman

The Sprigg Geobiology Centre is pleased to announce that Professor Katherine Freeman will give a seminar entitled “A haystack from a needle: using biomarkers to understand ancient forest structure” When: Friday December 5, 2014, at 12:10 Where: Mawson Lecture Theatre Professor Katherine Freeman is an elected member of the United States National Academy of Sciences, […]

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Environment Institute researcher to headline WOMAD Planet Talks

Professor of Marine Biology Bronwyn Gillanders will present at the WOMAD Planet Talks in March next year. Bronwyn will join other speakers Bob Brown, Andrew Denton and Vandana Shiva amongst others. Go to the WOMAD website for more information.

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Evolutionary Optimisation Algorithms in Water Resources: current status, research challenges and future directions

MSSANZ Occasional Seminar Series When: Wednesday, 19 November 2014,4.00p – 5.15p Where: The University of Adelaide North Terrace campus, Engineering South Building, Room S112 Title Evolutionary Optimisation Algorithms in Water Resources: current status, research challenges and future directions Holger Maier, Graeme Dandy, Aaron Zecchin, Matt Gibbs, Angela Marchi School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering, The University of […]

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Seminar: Interactions between climate change and biological invasions – Franck Courchamp

The Environment Institute is excited to host Franck Courchamp, who will be visiting Adelaide from Paris to present a seminar entitled: “Interactions between climate change and biological invasions”. About Franck: I did my PhD thesis in Lyons, France, on the epidemiology of Feline Immunodeficiency Virus as a marker of population structure of feral cats. I then did […]

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A Hypothetical Forum: Fast Forward to 2050 – Water Scenarios for South Australia’s future

Have we done enough to secure our future water needs? As part of National Water Week, the Goyder Institute of Water Research, in conjunction with the Adelaide Mt Lofty Ranges NRM Board, Australian Water Association, DEWNR, University of Adelaide, Flinders University and University of South Australia, invite you to participate in an exciting and interactive […]

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Modelling species distributions in fragmented landscapes: Seminar & short course presented by Fangliang He

The Environment Institute welcomes Professor Fangliang He, who visits Adelaide in October to present a seminar and a short course. Fangliang is professor and Canada Research Chair in Biodiversity and landscape modelling at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada/Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China. His research focusses on understanding how and why species disperse, colonize, and persist in […]

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Internationally renowned Richard Fortey to give keynote lecture at Adelaide University

The Environment Institute and the Australian Centre for Ancient DNA are honoured to present a public lecture by one of the most accomplished science writers and biologists of this time, Richard Fortey. Prof Fortey is senior paleontologist at the Natural History Museum in London and is a world expert on trilobites. When: November 28th, 2014, 5:30-7:00 […]

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FOUR in 40: What is the outlook for SA’s water dependent ecosystems?

Four in 40 Seminar is presented by the Water Research Centre and the Department of Environment, Water & Natural Resources When: Tuesday 26th August, 2014, 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm Where: Flinders Street Baptist Church Hall 65 Flinders St. Presenters: Seth Westra, School of Civil, Environmental & Mining Engineering University of Adelaide Projected changes to South Australian […]

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