$1bn boost for science and innovation

The Federal Government’s $1.1 billion innovation investment plan is great news for research and development, says SA Scientist of the Year Professor Craig Simmons.

Urban aquifer project links to Germany

The battle to recharge urban aquifers is the focus of a two-year international research collaboration between Flinders University and a leading German water ecology institute.

Australia needs water in the bank

In the face of potential major drought, a group of the nation’s leading water scientists are urging the Federal Government to accelerate underground water storage across Australia.

Flinders scientists make a splash

Flinders University scooped the Science Excellence awards, with water scientist Professor Craig Simmons taking the coveted SA Scientist of the Year award.

Boost for Murray–Darling groundwater research

The partnership approach to groundwater research has been strengthened, with the Murray–Darling Basin Authority announcing $1 million for the Flinders based National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training.