News

daintree-4673212_1280

Queensland Government co-invests in NCRIS-enabled TERN

Investments will create jobs, improve the discoverability, usability and management of ecosystem data, and allow for upgrades to TERN’s critical land ecosystem monitoring equipment—essential for monitoring environmental changes, including responses to extreme events.

Find out more
2016-04-11 18.09.12_cosmoz_1000

Need soil moisture data? Try a cosmic ray soil moisture sensor

The new CosmOz website lets users visualise then download open-source soil moisture and rainfall data from a growing number of sensors.

Find out more

Director’s Update – May 2020

Welcome to our May e-newsletter, which arrives as COVID-19 internal Australian travel restrictions start to ease and the prospect of visiting at least our near-home TERN sites is beckoning. We are keen to see how TERN’s sites and instruments are faring, particularly those affected by bushfires, drought and/or floods earlier this year.

Find out more
Tas Carp

Centre Spotlight: University of Canberra Institute for Applied Ecology

This month we head to the nation’s capital to showcase research that’s improving our understanding of the environment and enhancing decision-making for natural resource management and sustainable development.

Find out more
IMG_0515

Site of the month: Gingin Banksia Woodland SuperSite

Delivering data for climate research and decision-making on Perth’s water resources.

Find out more
10_Fowler'sGap_Drone01_Yincai Zhou_1000

Drone cloud: establishing a national ecosystem for drone data management

TERN is delighted to be working alongside other research infrastructure co-investors in the Australian Scalable Drone Cloud (ASDC), one of 10 three-year projects supported by the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) 2019 Platforms program.

Find out more
TERN_data_for_students800

TERN ecosystem data for teaching

The grand challenges facing our environment requires analysis of big data.  To help students access and learn more about the data collected by Australia’s Land …

Find out more
shutterstock_234606472-web-trimmed

Scoping Australia’s first national predictive research capability reaches pointy end

An update on the latest consultation activities and strategic direction of the National Environmental Prediction System (NEPS) Scoping Study.

Find out more

Director’s Update – April 2020

Welcome to TERN’s April e-newsletter. Everyone has been commenting in the past weeks on how busy they are now that we working under movement restrictions. …

Find out more
Credit: ABC Joshua Becker

New soil erosion research improves bushfire recovery

Research using TERN-delivered remote sensing data and digital soil maps has assessed the state and trends of hillslope erosion across New South Wales.  The new …

Find out more

Subscribe to Tern News

Project updates, data releases, research findings, and users stories direct to your inbox.