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Monaco

Monash University guides Antarctic experts to deliver practical steps to protect biodiversity

Monash University, The Government of the Principality of Monaco, and the Centre Scientifique de Monaco have taken a major step forward in the biodiversity conservation of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean regions following a recent meeting of experts

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Antarctica

Poor outlook for biodiversity in Antarctica: study finds

An international study led by Monash scientists has debunked the popular view that Antarctica and the Southern Ocean are in a much better environmental shape than the rest of the world.

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Antarctic

Monash discovery triples critically endangered plant population

A new population of a critically endangered plant species has been discovered on sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island, tripling the previously known population to some 1500 plants.

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McMurdo Dry Valleys, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica. Image: S.L. Chown.

Antarctic conservation

Monash University is due to co-lead an important assessment of Antarctic conservation. At a three-day high-level meeting in Monaco in June, researchers from Monash will lead discussions to consider Antarctica's...

McMurdo Dry Valleys, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica. Image: S.L. Chown.

Antarctic conservation

Monash University is due to co-lead an important assessment of Antarctic conservation. At a three-day high-level meeting in Monaco in June, researchers from Monash will lead discussions to consider Antarctica's...

Native flower

A global approach to monitoring biodiversity loss

In contrast to climate change, there is no coordinated global system in place for measuring and reporting on biodiversity change or loss. An international team of biologists is now addressing...

Native flower

A global approach to monitoring biodiversity loss

In contrast to climate change, there is no coordinated global system in place for measuring and reporting on biodiversity change or loss. An international team of biologists is now addressing...