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Murdoch University with Kings Park Science, South 32 and WABSI: top up scholarship

September 2017

Restoration and resilience: Community re-assembly under climate change and increased fire


Finding value in abandoned mine shafts 

September 2017

When valuing abandoned mine sites, the potential historical, cultural, social, environmental, educational or economic value of an abandoned mine si


South-West agricultural land: how do we achieve at-scale restoration?

September 2017

Key industry stakeholders gathered at Muresk this month for a workshop run by WABSI.


Independent science to help inform post-mining rehabilitation

September 2017

In an exciting landmark project, The Western Australian Biodiversity Science Institute (WABSI), is bringing together resource companies, researcher


WABSI PhD top-up scholarship 2018

August 2017

We are seeking a PhD student who can make a positive contribution to the increased understanding of Western Australia’s biodiversity, in line with


The Quarry Life Award

August 2017

Boost biodiversity with your idea - nature will be the biggest winner!


Supporting mine site research

June 2017

A new partnership has triggered the process for researchers and industry to work together and map the way forward for restoration research on Bande


Beautiful Banksia woodlands

June 2017

“The book synthesises more than 20 years of knowledge and is a great example of how industry-scientific partnerships can deliver leading solutions.


Conserving wetlands: what don’t we know about the drying South West?

June 2017

Author: Dr Ashley Sparrow, Node Leader, Processes and Threat Mitigation