The Forest Industries Research Centre (FIRC) and the Tropical Forests and People (TFAP) Research Centre are proud to present the Forests for the Future research seminar series aimed at sharing current research activity within the centres with the broader USC and Sunshine Coast community.
Researchers from FIRC and TFAP will present their current research being conducted in partnership with industry and communities around Australia and across the globe.
Emphasis will be placed on innovative approaches to field research in actively managed forests with industry and communities and the impacts that research is having on practice and policy.
Upcoming seminars will be confirmed in the near future. If you wish to register your interest to attend please sign up to the mailing list on this page.
If you have any feedback on this webpage or the seminars please send your comments to ResearchCentres@usc.edu.au
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Forest Research news
USC leads bushfire risk trial in national research project
Researchers from the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland are leading one of three major trials across Australia aimed at reducing the risk of bushfire damage to our built and natural environments.
ARC awards $900,000 fellowship to USC scientist
A University of the Sunshine Coast conservation scientist who is assessing the impact of lianas (woody vines) on forest health and value has been granted a $900,000 Future Fellowship from the Australian Research Council (ARC).
International interns chip in for bioenergy research
Research students from Canada and France have arrived at USC to assist forestry researchers turn logging by-products into renewable energy.
South African researcher joins USC battle to beat gum tree pest
A South African entomologist has arrived at USC to work with forestry researchers in combatting a tiny pest that is devastating eucalyptus trees around the world.
21 November 2016
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II recognises USC forestry research in PNG
More than three years of forestry research by the University of the Sunshine Coast in Papua New Guinea has been formally acknowledged by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at a reception at Buckingham Palace.
9 March 2016
Harvard Professor to speak about forest ecology
An ecology expert from Harvard University will give a special public lecture about the future of forests on Monday 14 March at the University of the Sunshine Coast.