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  1. Royal Park Direct Seeding Project

    In late April, almost a million seeds of native meadow species were sown across a 1,300m2 area under eucalypts in Royal Park. The Royal Park Direct …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/07/10/royal-park-direct-seeding-project

  2. Moving on to new biodiversity ventures

    Caragh Threlfall is leaving GIRG for University of Sydney, having received a Commonwealth Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (ARC DECRA) for the project Success and the …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/07/10/moving-on-to-new-biodiversity-ventures

  3. PhD News

    Researcher in park

    JULY 2020 Image: PhD candidate Katherine Horsfall at her grassland research plots in Royal Park Road verges provide ecosystem benefits plus new projects in urban grasslands, …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/07/10/phd-news

  4. Collaborative ecology in public spaces – shared learnings

    Collaborative research projects in urban ecology and biodiversity were the focus of a March workshop led by GIRG’s Nick Williams with Prof Alexander Felson (Faculty of …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/07/10/collaborative-ecology-in-public-spaces-shared-learnings

  5. Recent Publications

    JULY 2020 Biochar source material matters Joerg Werdin and colleagues tested the wood of 18 eucalyptus species and found that biochar made from lower density wood …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/07/10/recent-publications-july-2020

  6. Bringing nature back to cities: Streetscape Biodiversity Case Study

    The City of Melbourne has released a comprehensive case study of their biodiversity streetscape research project. The project has illustrated how diversifying streetscape plants can have …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/06/21/bringing-nature-back-to-cities-streetscape-biodiversity-case-study

  7. Roadmap for Greener Cities

    Green Roof At Skypart

    GIRG researchers Nicholas Williams, Kate Lee, John Rayner and Rachael Bathgate have worked with our industry, government and research partners to develop the Roadmap for Green …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/06/09/roadmap-for-greener-cities

  8. Putting Melbourne’s Green Plans into Practice

    Dr Claire Farrell took part in a lively panel discussion on urban greening as part of an MPavilion event “Living Melbourne: A Practitioner’s Toolkit to Improve …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/03/10/putting-melbournes-green-plans-into-practice

  9. Global Exchanges – Sweden and China

    Amy Hahs joins the China-Australia Young Scientist Exchange Program Dr Amy Hahs recently visited China as one of 16 Australian Scientists selected to participate in the …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/02/19/green-infrastructure-in-scandinavia

  10. Professor Terry Hartig: Nature Experience, Psychological Restoration and Health

    Prof. Kathryn Williams and Assoc. Prof. Katherine Johnson received funding from the University of Melbourne Brotherton fellowship to host a visit from Professor Terry Hartig (Uppsala …

    girg.science.unimelb.edu.au/2020/02/19/professor-terry-hartig-nature-experience-psychological-restoration-and-health

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