Blood feeding of biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) at Kowanyama, Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland...Analyses hosts of biting midgesPest Central is a state-wide database that is attempting to standardise the way pest (weeds and animal) survey and control data is reported across Queensland...
Wild Rice is a perennial that grows to approximately 2m, with erect vivid green stems; it dies off in the dry season.
Following a comprehensive review of potential climate impacts for northern Queensland, a new report released outlines expected impacts for the north of the state.
Preventing new weeds from establishing and key processes for management
What and Where
Giant Spear Grass is tall and perennial fragile with blue grey leaves, almost fleshy at the base and covered with a greasy white powder.
Weeds have an enormous impact on Australia’s tropical savannas, and the problem is growing rapidly every year.
The plant and animal species on Cape York Peninsula can show whether the country is healthy for wildlife and being managed sustainably.
The Cape York region is situated at the northern tip of Queensland in a tropical climatic zone where summers are wet and winters are comparatively dry (...
There are many environmental problems with introduced grasses in northern Australia;
altered fire regimes which in turn damage our native vegetation is just one of them. However,
TS-CRC Student project - Ecology, conservation status and management of a tropical Kangaroo - The Antilopine Wallaroo (Macropus antilopinus) on Cape York Peninsula
Aims and outcomes
The principal aim of this study is to determine the current population status and document the ecology of the antilopine wallaroo ( Macropu antilopinus ) within...
The study will be conducted at two scales: broadly across the whole of the Cape York Peninsula and locally at Chillagoe.
Sugar Gliders have soft grey fur with a white stripe featured on its back, a white belly and tip on its tail. They can reach a length of 21 cm at maturity.