Kakadu National Park threatened species strategy
Read the strategy on how threatened species in Kakadu National Park can be brought back from the brink of extinction.
Cape York wetlands get regular health checks

Find out more about ranger groups are addressing threats to wetland health.

Cape York sea turtles helped by Indigenous management
Find out more about how rangers are protecting endangered sea turtles.
What do you call that plant or animal in Bininj Gunwok?

A new online resource documenting Aboriginal names for plants and animals in Kakadu and West Arnhem Land is now available.

Ecology of freshwater prawns in the Daly River video

PhD candidate Peter Novak conducted the first ever study on the lifecycle of freshwater prawns (Cherabin). This video shows what he found out.

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Welcome

Hub mission: To improve biodiversity conservation in northern Australia through sound research and planning, innovative policy and strong partnerships

Research program description: The Northern Australia Hub will focus on the terrestrial, freshwater and estuarine ecosystems of the northern savanna landscapes. Much of the research has an adaptive “catchment to coast” planning and management framework.

The Hub will address:

  • gaps in our understanding of biodiversity patterns;
  • support adaptive planning to respond to current and emerging threats;
  • develop effective methods for monitoring and reporting on biodiversity and ecosystem health;
  • determine the benefits derived from community-based natural resource management; and
  • identify opportunities to support Indigenous livelihoods.