The impacts of fuel reduction burns on soil greenhouse gas exchange

Researchers using TERN infrastructure have, for the first time, found that repeated fuel reduction burns in temperate forests have little long-term impact on soil greenhouse gas exchange. The new findings fill an important information gap and provide new science to the ongoing debate surrounding prescribed burning targets in Australia.

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100 years of platypus survey data now available via ĘKOS

More than 100 years of platypus observations for 277 waterways across the breadth of Tasmania are now available for download via TERN Eco-informatics’ ÆKOS data portal.

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New nation-wide environmental condition monitoring protocols put to the test

Field trials to test the robustness of new ecosystem condition monitoring protocols being developed under TERN’s 'Enhancing long-term surveillance monitoring across Australia project’ have just been completed. Results are helping create protocols to better define condition, and monitor and understand changes to the environment.

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Litchfield SuperSite to track ecosystem health

Australia’s first tropical savanna SuperSite was officially launched in the heart of Litchfield National Park on 23 July and will provide crucial data for understanding the global carbon cycle.

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90-years of arid ecosystem data now available via ӔKOS

Almost 100-years of arid ecosystem data from Koonamore Vegetation Reserve in South Australia are now openly available for download via TERN's data infrastructure.

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