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Share Big Earth Data support the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

TERN’s remote sensing data products are enhancing Australia’s contribution to achieving the global Sustainable Development Goals. Learn about the data, the policy and goals they’re …

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Centre spotlight: Remote Sensing Research Centre

Welcome to the first in a new TERN eNewsletter feature series showcasing Australian and international ecosystem science research centres and laboratories. We’re kicking off with …

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Finding the true holy grail of biological barometers

New science conducted at 27 research sites around the world, including one of TERN’s, has challenged the long-held belief that leaf traits are the best …

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New skills and practical inspiration: TERN plot-based ecological monitoring training a big success

Current and next generation ecosystem scientists, managers and volunteers from around Australia were recently trained in TERN’s field survey protocols, acquiring skills and practical inspiration …

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Unscrambling colour variation in Aussie birds’ eggs

Researchers have used TERN-delivered remote sensing data to try to explain the vast range of colours and patterns found on Australian bird eggs. Read on …

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Australia’s Environment in 2018

Researchers have taken advantage of TERN’s trusted national and long-term data to develop the latest in an annual series of environmental condition reports. The report, …

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Biosphere Soundscapes at the arts-science interface

TERN has collected, archived and made openly available over 60,000 sound files from 21 unique ecosystems across our nation-wide research infrastructure. Later this month a …

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Do trees sweat to beat the heat?

As temperature records continued to tumble last summer, a timely experiment using TERN data has added to our understanding about how Australian woodlands cope with …

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Mitchell Grasslands ecosystem observatory takes grassroots sky-high

From on-ground monitoring plots, to high-tech sensor-laden towers and satellite measurements, all scales of TERN’s ecosystem observatory are coming together at our newest site in …

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ecocloud is here to help

Just months old, ecocloud is already being used by researchers and students alike. From big data analyses in seconds to better research in the field, …

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