• Contact Us
  • +61 (07) 3365 9097
Its a long way to the top if you wanna survey Cape York

TERN has added 24 more permanent plots to its national network of over 600 ecosystem surveillance sites.  The new sites just added in Far North Queensland mean that TERN now provides open-access to environmental data and samples from 85% of Australia’s major terrestrial vegetation groups and over 50% of the nation’s bioregions.

Read More
#FieldWorkFail? Making the most of incomplete long-term datasets

Let’s face it, sometimes fieldwork just doesn’t go to plan. Thankfully, however, there’s an exciting new modelling solution, called MARSS, that allows users to investigate incomplete datasets caused by missing values. Join us as we talk to the scientists who have tested MARSS modelling using a 22-year-long TERN dataset.

Read More
Sensitive sensors survive savanna scorching

When collecting data on fire it’s to be expected that things are going to get a bit hot sometimes. The annual clash between sensitive science infrastructure and seasonal bushfires unfolded yet again this year at TERN’s tropical savanna ecosystem observing site.  Read on to find out how the site burnt but added to TERN’s long-term dataset—essential for Top End fire understanding and management.

Read More
Data Update September 2018

This month we feature ecophysiology and plant trait data collected by researchers using TERN’s open-access network of ecosystem process monitoring SuperSites and subsequently reused in new scientific research.

Read More
NEW! CalVal handbook for remote sensing

TERN’s newly updated ‘Effective Field Calibration and Validation Practices’ handbook is an Australian first in providing detailed information for calibrating and validating remote sensing derived products to ensure they can be used for science and management applications.

Read More
TERN NASA global climate project blasts off

A new collaboration between NASA and TERN has blasted off from Cape Canaveral that's set to dramatically improve global climate monitoring.

Read More

Sign up for our monthly news bulletin:

Please send me the TERN e-Newsletter
 
I agree to the Privacy Policy
Please send me the TERN e-Newsletter
Please send me information about TERN events (e.g. Annual National Symposium)