Unlocking the memories of islands’ tides of change
The Age [Australia] – 21 March 2008

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: A scientist is to document the trail of climate change that is threatening to bring trouble in paradise, in a project blending traditional knowledge with Western science. Donna Green, of the University of NSW, hopes the work will improve understanding of how climate change has, and will, affect the region, and develop ways to respond. The climate change researcher will visit about half a dozen Torres Strait islands next month to begin recording indigenous knowledge of the weather and environment. Read the article…

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