CRCNA Tiwi Island - Maximising northern tropical forestry

    Project: Research

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    Maximising northern tropical forestry-linking communities and cutting-edge technology. This research supports the expansion of tropical hardwood plantations in Northern Australia. By applying cutting-edge genomics, molecular marker and plant breeding technologies across selected Eucalyptus species to improve productivity, and combining with community-based enterprise development approaches, a model will be developed for the establishment and growth of tropical forestry plantations across northern Australia.
    StatusActive
    Effective start/end date2/11/2015/06/24