Category: Past Monthly Forums

October 2017 Forum Tim O’Hara – Marine Invertebrates Museums Victoria

Posted on 18 September 2017 by Ben Merton   Tim O’Hara  Senior Curator Marine Invertebrates Museums Victoria     In this role, Tim investigates the distribution of biodiversity across the ocean seafloor, by combining data from museum collections from across the planet. This data allows his team to study the evolution of the deep-sea fauna, assist governments to

September 2017 Forum Tria Manley – Nature as a Climate Solution

Posted on 15 August 2017 by Ben Merton     Tria Manley Community Organiser The Wilderness Society Victoria   The Great Forest National Park – Nature as a climate solution.   Land clearing and deforestation not only impact greatly on the native and endangered species that live in impacted areas, but contribute dramatically to climate change. Protecting forests