February

Broodstock collecting off Groote Eylandt

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Broodstock collecting off Groote Eylandt

Researchers from the Department of Primary Industry and Resources Northern Territory (NT) Fisheries Division and rangers from the Anindilyakwa Land Council (ALC) spent last week collecting mature Blacklip Rock Oysters from the waters off Groote Eylandt.

AGES 2020 program released

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AGES 2020 program released

The 2020 Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar (AGES) program is now available.

Monitoring calving to reduce calf loss

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Monitoring calving to reduce calf loss

Calf loss has huge financial impacts on producers across northern Australia, reducing productivity and profitability of most breeding herds. To understand the causes of calf loss in northern Australia, the Department of Primary Industry and Resources, Principal Livestock Research Officer, Tim Schatz and a collaborative team are working on the Calf Watch project.

Barra return home after the rains

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Barra return home after the rains

Researchers from the Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) and Charles Darwin University found that barramundi return to their home waterways after the wet season, sometimes travelling more than 80 km.