Forest Research Institute
Forest conservation research, making direct and meaningful contributions to the sustainability of our wooded landscapes.
The Institute is comprised of three Centres, Forest Industries Research Centre, Tropical Forests and People Research Centre and the National Centre for Timber Durability and Design Life.
Centre for Bioinnovation
Improving societal outcomes and supporting ecosystems through a focus on aquaculture, conservation and biodiversity.
Australian Centre for Pacific Islands Research
Collaborating with Pacific peoples to provide evidence-based solutions and sustainable pathways for the future.
How pine tree residue could help power Queensland
Bioenergy produced from harvest waste across South East Queensland’s pine plantations could significantly reduce net carbon emissions and nurture an emerging industry, according to research led by UniSC.
Predicting and minimising bushfire risk
USC researchers will develop a citizen science app for people living in fire-prone areas to help predict the likelihood of bushfires in Australia and minimise their devastating effects.
New hope for endangered perch
Professor Elizur has taken part in world-first research project where hormone stimulant therapy technology has been applied to an endangered species in Australia.