Project 1: Donaldson Conservation Trust (DCT)
Project 2: Green Corridor Stepping Stones Project
Project 3: Bird Monitoring in the Hunter Valley
Project 4: Soil Quality Monitoring and Beneficial Reuse of CSG Production Water
Project 5: Event-based Storm-water run-off monitoring
Project 6: Investigating the use of recycled organic and mineral waste as reactive filter media for improving storm-water quality
Project 7: Undertaking dissolution tests on a range of coal types with respect to Environmentally Hazardous Substance classification as per MARPOL Annex V
Project 8: Investigating the potential health implications of coal dust in rainwater
Project 9: Using smart-meters to determine diurnal water use patters to provide improved modelling inputs to simulate integrated water cycle management
Project 10: Source-Tracking faecal contamination in natural waterways using multiple techniques
Project 11: Investigating the efficacy of polymer filters in removing hydrocarbons from industrial run-off
Project 12: Investigating the fouling characteristics of various types of membranes used in wastewater treatment in order to improve efficacy
Project 13: A comparative study of mammalian diversity by vegetation habitat type throughout Northern Sugarloaf Ranges
A comparative study of mammalian diversity by vegetation habitat type throughout Northern Sugarloaf Ranges
Kieran Marshall investigated the small mammals, bats and frogs found in three different woodlands: Kurri Sands Woodland Swamp - located lowlands west of the Sugarloaf Range; Red Gum Forest, located on the Western Slopes of the Sugarloaf Range; and Blue Gum Forest, located on the Eastern Slopes of the Sugarloaf Range.
He used Elliot Traps baited with oats and peanut butter, camera traps, scat analysis and spotlighting to collect data on animal abundance.
Director - Professor Tim Roberts
02 4921 7037
Executive Officer - Belinda McNab
02 4921 5700
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