Scientists call for Tasmanian devils to be reintroduced as mainland predators to combat feral cats
By Nardine Groch October, 2014
Tasmanian Devils could soon be released into a mainland national park to compete with feral cats.
Feral cats tear through last wild bilby population in Queensland’s Astrebla Downs National ParK
By Nardine Groch October, 2014
As few as 200 native bilbies remain in the wild in Astrebla Downs National Park, after a recent plague of feral cats devastated Queensland's former stronghold for the endangered marsupial.
COP21: inside the world’s biggest media centre
By Nardine Groch Dec, 2015
Paris' climate conference, COP21, has attracted an unprecedented level of media attention. Freelance journalist Nardine Groch is there to capture all the action.
Platypus project seeks clean bill of health
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By Nardine Groch May, 2013
Sponsors of a new website, platypusSPOT, hope to amass a community-driven database on platypus distribution, which they say is essential for the effective management and conservation of the iconic animal.
Attenborough and Branson back 1.5 degree target for coral reef survival
By Nardine Groch, at COP21 in Paris, December 9, 2015
For the Great Barrier Reef to survive, global warming must be kept below 1.5 degrees, key environmental campaigners told media and supporters in Paris, site of the global climate conference.
A new way forward: Indigenous Australians join global climate movement
By Nardine Groch, at COP21 in Paris, December 1, 2015
Representatives from indigenous Australia were among hundreds of delegates from around the globe who united in Paris last week to express the challenges they faced from climate change and to offer solutions.
Celebrities descend on Paris climate conference to support human rights
By Nardine Groch, at COP21 in Paris, December 12, 2015
A plethora of celebrities have appeared in Paris during the second week of the UN climate change negotiations to give weight to the importance of key human rights issues being included in the final agreement.
Protest with sole: Climate activists from across the globe vote with their feet
By Nardine Groch, at COP21 in Paris, December 4, 2015
About 22,000 pairs of shoes filled one of Paris’s most important squares, Place de la Republique, on the eve of the arrival of 150 world leaders from around the world for the UN climate change talks.
Grabbing rhino survival by the horn
By Nardine Groch, June 19, 2014
A particle physicist turned leadership trainer and businesswoman directs her talents to saving rhinos
Threatened species win support
By Nardine Groch, September 2, 2013
Major failings in current systems to help save threatened species were revealed in a recent Senate report. The Coalition says it will act to end this crisis facing native fauna, putting a largely ignored issue on the election agenda.
‘Inappropriate’ back-burns could drive species extinct
By Nardine Groch, March 2015
Scientists warn that the wrong fire patterns could see more losses of threatened species across the country.