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 August 2013
Sunday 11
10:00 - OPEN DAY - 2013 Open Day : Join us for our Centenary Open Day and experience all that UWA has to offer Website | More Information
Come and find out about our undergraduate and postgraduate courses, career options, scholarship opportunities, our valuable research, community programs and facilities.

There's also residential college tours, hands-on activities, live music, entertainment, and plenty of fun activities (...)
Monday 12
17:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - Lifting Africans out of poverty : an overview of the strategy and activities of the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Website | More Information
The International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) sets clear targets: by 2020 its research efforts will have contributed to lifting 11 million Africans out of poverty and to restoring 7.5 million hectares of land into sustainable use. IITA's Deputy Director General for Research, Prof Ylva (...)
Wednesday 21
16:00 - SEMINAR - CWR Presents : An Impressionist Account of Water Pollution in China with Allusions to Mel Gibson’s Apocalyto. Website | More Information
After presenting a brief introduction and overview (based mainly on journalistic and secondary source articles), I rapidly show a succession of mostly web images picturing China's water pollution.

Stills from Mel Gibson's movie Apocalyto are gradually introduced to weave a comparison (...)
Thursday 22
18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - From Continental to Regional: transforming the scales of climate projection : The 2013 Joseph Gentilli Memorial Lecture Website | More Information
A lecture by Professor Andrew J. Pitman, Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science, University of New South Wales.

The report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, in 2007, stated that there is “considerable confidence that climate models provide (...)
Wednesday 28
7:00 - SEMINAR - Meeting Industry Challenges Through Innovation - FLNG and shale gas : Doug Buckley, VP Commercial Shell Australia and BHP Billiton Chair Peter Hartley discuss Website | More Information
As the Australian LNG sector continues to grapple with productivity challenges, Doug Buckley, VP Commercial Shell Australia, will talk about the role innovation has to play in keeping Australia competitive in the global gas market, and attracting future investment.

Peter Hartley, BHP (...)

16:00 - SEMINAR - CWR Presents : Water Supply System Planning - SUMMARY Website | More Information
This seminar will give an overview of the water supply planning in Western Australia. There are two main components of planning water supply systems:

SOURCE PLANNING

Source planning involves the selection of a water source to supply an area. From a technical point of (...)
Thursday 29
16:00 - SEMINAR - Water Sensitive Cities Seminar Series - August 2013 : The inaugural seminar of the Water Sensitive Cities Seminar Series for the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities (Western Region). More Information
Scope: How do you creatively plan for a population of 62 million by 2100? Australia’s current major city planning frameworks only account for an extra 5.5 million people. Whether we want a ‘Big Australia’ or not, Australia’s 21st century is likely to see rapid and continual growth – if we want (...)

 September 2013
Monday 02
13:00 - EVENT - Blood Service mobile to visit to UWA 2 - 5 September : Call 13 95 96 to book an appointment to donate blood. More Information
The Blood Service mobile unit will be located at the UWA Crawley campus 2 - 5 September and has many appointments available. To make an appointment call 13 95 96 or visit donateblood.com.au Every blood donation can save three lives and only takes one hour of your time.
Tuesday 03
9:00 - SEMINAR - Soil: Natural Capital Delivering Valuable Ecosystem Services : Seminar and Masterclass Website | More Information
The natural-capital concept integrates economic thinking with ecological principles by considering nature’s stocks of materials and energy as capital. Nature comprises an assemblage of natural capital stocks, and they, in connected sum, form our ecological infrastructure. Soil is a key component (...)
Wednesday 04
16:00 - SEMINAR - CWR Presents : Changes in phytoplankton biomass due to diversion of an inflow into the Urayama Reservoir Website | More Information
The three-dimensional hydrodynamic Estuary, Lake and Coastal Ocean Model (ELCOM) coupled with the ecological Computational Aquatic Ecosystem DYnamics Model (CAEDYM) was applied to Urayama Reservoir in order to examine the effect of an inflow bypass on the water quality in the reservoir. The (...)

18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - Is 'more efficient' food production in conflict with animal welfare? : 2050 Food - Lecture Series Website | More Information
A public lecture by Marion Stamp Dawkins, Professor of Animal Behaviour, University of Oxford.

Cost: Free, but RSVP required. Register online: https://2050food2-eorg.eventbrite.com.au/#

Greater efficiency may for some people be an obvious goal for providing food security for an (...)
Thursday 05
16:00 - SEMINAR - CMCA Seminar Series: "Applications of Powder Diffraction in the West Australian Minerals Industry" - Dr Robert Hart More Information
W.A. has an economy that is highly dependent on mining and minerals processing. The state, which covers the western third of the Australian continent, has a population of only 2.3 million people (10% of Australia’s total), but is responsible for 46% of Australia’s total exports and 58% of mineral (...)
Wednesday 25
16:00 - SEMINAR - CWR Presents : WIR – extract your own water data!! Website | More Information
The DOW owns and operates an extensive network of monitoring bores and gauging stations throughout Western Australia and also holds copious amounts of data collected on a project-by-project basis. Each year the Department services around 3,000 water data requests through a process which is entirely (...)

 October 2013
Tuesday 08
12:00 - EVENT - Bike Rider Barbecue : The Environment Department's putting on a free barbecue for bike riders. Bring your helmet down and get a free sausage! More Information
The Environment Department's putting on a free barbecue for bike riders. Bring your helmet down and get a free sausage!

17:00 - MEETING - Environment Department Meeting : The Environment Department meets every 2 weeks to work on projects and get stuff done! If you would like to get involved with us, come along and say hi! More Information
The Environment Department meets every 2 weeks to work on projects and get stuff done! If you would like to get involved with us, come along and say hi!

Major discussion points this week: Student Paper Avoidance Strategy Chasing Ice Film Night Disposable packaging survey Usual project (...)
Wednesday 09
16:00 - SEMINAR - The Hydrodynamics of Large Lakes and the Implications of Carbon Sequestration : This seminar is part of the Centre for Water Research seminar series at UWA More Information
Description: Large lakes play an important role in global carbon cycling. However, deep lakes are susceptible to anoxia with the associated loss of biodiversity if overloaded with nutrients; the balance between the forces that stabilise a lake and those that mix the water column is very delicate (...)

18:00 - EVENT - Speaking for the Speechless : "Speaking for the Speechless" - UWA PAW presents an animal welfare seminar. Meet the people. Ask the questions. More Information
We are covering a range of issues in animal welfare, including the Free the Bears Foundation, consumer law relevance to animal protection, what animal protection organisations should be doing to promote change and a bit about Live Exports.
Thursday 10
18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - Do genetic effects threaten the sustainability of marine fisheries? : 2050 Food - Lecture Series Website | More Information
A public lecture by Fred Allendorf, Regents Professor Emeritus, Biological Sciences, University of Montana and 2013 US Fulbright Senior Specialist UWA.

Cost: Free, but RSVP essential. Register: https://2050food3-eorg.eventbrite.com.au/#

Wild marine fisheries comprise (...)
Friday 11
9:00 - EVENT - GV: SERAG - Pelican Point Conservation & Restoration: Round 5! : Come join SERAG in helping to restore native vegetation in the Pelican Point area! Website | More Information
Come join Swan Estuaries Reserve Action Group in helping to protect and restore native vegetation in the beautiful Pelican Point area!

The Swan Estuary Reserves Action Group was formed in response to a pressing need for action to ensure the long term health and well being of three very (...)
Saturday 12
9:00 - EVENT - UBC Rolling Weekender 2013 : The Rolling Weekender is a 120km ride down south with an overnight stay at with the UBC team in Busselton Website | More Information
The UBC's first cycling weekend! Held to coincide with the South West Cycle Club annual event; the Lighthouse to lighthouse ride. The LTL will help raise money for the St John of God South West Coronary Care and Cancer Service, supporting amongst other many other important causes - rural cancer (...)


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