How UWA is using a unique carbon offset partnership to help restore kelp forestsMedia statementsResearch categoryEnvironmentSchool of Biological SciencesHome PageCorporateHomePartnershipsResearchOceans InstituteScience and Environment23 March 2023
The University of Western Australia has partnered with local business Canopy Blue in a bid to reduce its carbon footprint, while allowing it to reinvest in its own research to help regenerate WA kelp forests lost in the 2011 marine heatwave.
UWA sustainability projects win national fundingMedia statementsOceans InstituteSchool of Molecular SciencesCorporateHomeHome PageEngineering and TechnologyPartnershipsResearchScience and Environment08 February 2023
Research from The University of Western Australia that will reduce carbon dioxide emissions from industrial projects and reduce the cost of offshore wind energy have been awarded a combined $1.4 million in funding from the Australian Research Council.
Beach walkers invited to help penguin researchEnvironmentNature and ScienceOceans InstituteSchool of Biological SciencesHome PageResearchScience and Environment23 January 2023A Western Australian Marine Science Institution project, led by a scientist from The University of Western Australia, is inviting people to help penguin research while getting fit.
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