Media coverage 2011

The Atlas of Living Australia (Atlas) received the following media coverage in 2011.

01 December 2011 Massey University, New Zealand, News Online.Digital microscope revolutionises climate research.
http://tinyurl.com/7pr2bw8

28 November 2011 ECOS Magazine online.Adelaide a focus for the ‘barcode of life’.
http://www.ecosmagazine.com/?paper=EC11117

24 November 2011 Spatial Source.The Atlas of Living Australia.
http://www.spatialsource.com.au/2011/11/24/article/The-Atlas-of-Living-Australia/FIZYZPJEPP.html

18 November 2011 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). GBIF Newsletter, No. 25, November 2011.
Newsletter includes information on the Volunteer Portal of the Atlas - PDF (973 KB)

6 November 2011 Canberra Times online. Pollen’s not just to be sneezed at.
http://www.canberratimes.com.au/news/local/news/general/pollens-not-just-to-be-sneezed-at/2348214.aspx?storypage=1

3 November 2011 Share, newsletter of the Australian National Data Service. Unlocking the power of specialist collections. Article includes information on the Atlas - PDF (102 KB)

26 October 2011 Science Alert. Pollen up close – and a microscope called Anthony.
http://www.sciencealert.com.au/features/20112510-22763.html

19 October 2011 Australian Geographic. The microscopic world of pollen.
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/microscope-pollen-images-give-clues-about-environment.htm

19 October 2011 ABC Science online. Pollen up close gallery.
http://www.abc.net.au/science/photos/2011/10/18/3342395.htm

16 October 2011 Sunday Times (WA) Pollen count grows. By Linda Parri. Not available online.

11 October 2011 ABC Radio Sydney 702. As Pretty as Pollen.
http://blogs.abc.net.au/nsw/2011/10/as-pretty-as-pollen.html

Andrew Thornhill Prime 7 TV Interview

Andrew Thornhill Prime 7 TV Interview

11 October 2011 Prime 7 TV News. Pollen under the microscope Floor Talk. Television recording of the Pollen Under the Microscope Talk, and interview with Andrew Thornhill, Centre For Australian National Biodiversity Research (CANBR). Not available online.

11 October 2011 CSIRO Facebook Album. Pollen – not to be sniffed at.
http://tinyurl.com/3f7tppf

11 October 2011 CSIRO Discovery Facebook Album. Floor Talk for “Pollen Under The Microscope”.
http://tinyurl.com/3pdouk4

11 October 2011 ABC Radio Western Plains: Mornings with Dugald Saunders. Pollen under the microscope. Radio interview with Dr David Lovell, CSIRO CMIS. Not available online.

10 October 2011 The Courier Mail (Brisbane) Life-giving spores a spectacle. By Brian Williams. pg: 9. Not available online.

10 October 2011 ANU News. Partnership offers a perfect peep at pollen.
http://news.anu.edu.au/?p=11501

10 October 2011 ECOS Magazine online. Pollen up close – and a microscope called Anthony.
http://www.ecosmagazine.com/?paper=EC11069

10 October 2011 ABC 666 Radio Canberra. Rural report with Julia Holman. Pollen under the microscope. Radio interview with Dr David Lovell, CSIRO CMIS. Not available online.

8 October 2011 Geelong Advertiser. Hay, what’s this?. pg: 33. Not available online.

8 October 2011 2CC Radio Canberra. Gardening Program with Merylyn Condon. Pollen under the microscope. Radio interview with Dr David Lovell, CSIRO CMIS. Not available online.

7 October 2011 CSIRO Discovery Facebook Album. Pollen Under The Microscope Launch.
http://tinyurl.com/3wrpuld

7 October 2011 Herald Sun online. Hay fever season is in full swing.
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/more-news/hy-fever-season-too-close-for-comfort/story-fn7x8me2-1226160616809

6 October 2011 HealthCanal.com Pollen research not be sniffed at.
http://www.healthcanal.com/lungs-breathing/21651-Pollen-research-not-sniffed.html

21 September 2011 Science Alert. Plant data helps map potential ‘bio-cultural diversity’ hotspots. Article provided by ECOS Magazine.
http://sciencealert.com.au/features/20112009-22637.html

12 September 2011 ECOS Magazine online. Plant data helps map potential ‘bio-cultural diversity’ hotspots.
http://www.ecosmagazine.com/?paper=EC11039

12 September 2011 CSIRO Monday Mail. A microscope called Anthony. (PDF, 63KB)

1 September 2011 South East citizen scientists we need you! Includes Audio file of ALCW Project Manager, Libby Hepburn.
http://blogs.abc.net.au/nsw/2011/09/south-east-citizen-scientists-we-need-you.html

29 August 2011 IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development. Biodiversity Policy & Practise. GBIF Data Help Map Plants in Australia.
http://biodiversity-l.iisd.org/news/gbif-data-help-map-plants-in-australia/#more-89839

28 August 2011 The Age, Domain section. Greener Homes. Backyard Bounty by Michael Green.
http://theage.domain.com.au/green/backyard-bounty-20110829-1jh2j.html

26 August 2011 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). GBIF data network helps map medicinal plants in Australia
http://tinyurl.com/65wtxw3

24 August 2011 Merimbula News Weekly. Help Scientists map our coastal life.

17 August 2011 ABC Radio Australia Pacific. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

17 August 2011 Narooma News. Mapping our coastal life – “Atlas of Life” launch.
http://www.naroomanewsonline.com.au/news/local/news/general/mapping-our-coastal-life-atlas-of-life-launch/2261751.aspx

13 August 2011 Australian Geographic website. Help catalogue Australia’s native species by Beau Gamble.
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/citizen-scientists-to-help-record-australias-species.htm

8 August 2011 Queensland Museum website. NEW AGE TECHNOLOGY – Digital Imaging by Adriana Bauer.
http://qmtalksscience.com.au/2011/08/08/new-age-technology-%E2%80%93-digital-imaging/

4th August 2011 Daily Examiner, Clarence Valley NSW. Help map biodiversity by Dominic Zietsch.

1 August 2011 ABC Radio National ‘Life Matters’ program hosted by Richard Aedy. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern.
http://www.abc.net.au/rn/lifematters/stories/2011/3282102.htm

29 July 2011 ABC Radio South East (Mt Gambier) Breakfast program hosted by Alan Richardson. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

29 July 2011 ABC Radio National Breakfast program hosted by Mario Spenson. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern.
http://www.abc.net.au/rn/breakfast/stories/2011/3280624.htm

28 July 2011 ABC Radio Ballarat Morning program hosted by Steve Martin. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

28 July 2011 ABC Radio Melbourne 774 Breakfast program hosted by Red Symons. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Kevin Thiele.
http://blogs.abc.net.au/victoria/2011/07/red-and-the-atlas-of-living-australia.html

28 July 2011 Perth Radio 6PR  hosted by Tony MacManus. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

28 July 2011 Solstice Media. The Atlas of Living Australia by Melissa Mack. Interview with Donald Hobern, Alexis Tindall from South Australian Museum and a South Australian user.

28 July 2011 ABC Radio Regional NSW, Midnorth Coast Statewide Afternoon program hosted by Fiona Wyllie. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

28 July 2011 ABC Radio QLD Statewide Drive program produced by Scott Rollinson. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

28 July 2011 ABC Radio Sydney 702 Drive program hosted by Richard Glover. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

27 July 2011 ABC Radio Canberra 666, early afternoon program. The Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with Donald Hobern. Not available online.

14 July 2011 Sydney Morning Herald website, National Times. Welcome to Wiki science by Brad Newsome. Sceptic Science Blog

1 July 2011 Sectorwide website. Queensland Department of Premier and Cabinet. Queensland collection in Aussie online atlas.
http://www.premiers.qld.gov.au/publications/categories/news/sectorwide/2011-july/atlas-of-living-aus%20.aspx

21 June 2011 Agricultural Biodiversity Weblog. Mapping Australian Biodiversity.
http://agro.biodiver.se/2011/06/mapping-australian-biodiversity/

9 June 2011 Australian Geographic website. Just one click to identify Australian species by Natalie Muller.
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/mapping-australias-native-species.htm

26 May 2011 Queensland University of Technology News. Atlas shows impact on Australia.
http://www.qutnews.com/2011/05/26/atlas-shows-impact-on-australia/#more-5586

May 2011 Rural Press insert. Contribute to the Atlas of Living Australia.

20 May 2011 Sydney Morning Herald – Technology section, Brisbane Times, Newcastle HeraldCitizen scientists help create one-stop reference spot. by Georgia Waters.
http://m.smh.com.au/technology/citizen-scientists-help-create-onestop-reference-spot-20110520-1evm3.html
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/technology/citizen-scientists-help-create-onestop-reference-spot-20110520-1evm3.html
http://www.theherald.com.au/news/national/national/general/citizen-scientists-help-create-onestop-reference-spot/2169789.aspx

19 May 2011 QUEST papers online. Education section. Wild Back Yards: explore your world and contribute to citizen science! Series of 5 x A4-size posters — Guides to Common and Rare Animals. All guides are in PDF format and A4 size for printing out on a single page. The guides are in colour, but can also be printed in black and white.
http://tinyurl.com/3zstt8x

WILD Back Yards Guide: BIRDS
http://paper.questnews.com.au/specials/wildbackyards/BIRDFactSheet-WildBackYards.pdf (PDF, 0.5 MB)

WILD Back Yards Guide: FROGS
http://paper.questnews.com.au/specials/wildbackyards/FROGSFactSheet-WildBackYards.pdf (PDF, 0.5 MB)

WILD Back Yards Guide: LIZARDS
http://paper.questnews.com.au/specials/wildbackyards/LIZARDSFactSheet-WildBackYards.pdf (PDF, 0.5 MB)

WILD Back Yards Guide: MAMMALS
http://paper.questnews.com.au/specials/wildbackyards/MAMMALSFactSheet-WildBackYards.pdf (PDF, 0.5 MB)

WILD Back Yards Guide: INSECTS
http://paper.questnews.com.au/specials/wildbackyards/INSECTFactSheet-WildBackYards.pdf (PDF, 0.75 MB)

19 May 2011 North West News, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Wild Backyards. Article and set of 5 fact sheets.

18 May 2011 Albert & Logan News, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Lend a hand to all creatures great that crawl. Article and one page poster.

18 May 2011 Ipswich News, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Join in and find creepy crawlies in your back yard.

18 May 2011 Logan West Leader. QUEST Papers. Lend a hand to all creatures great that crawl.

18 May 2011 Northside Chronicle, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Wild things live here. Open your eyes: Scientists’ project aims to uncover what’s living in South East Queensland backyards. Going wild at home.

18 May 2011 North West News, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Close encounters of the wild kind in your backyard.

18 May 2011 Pine Rivers Press – Strathpine, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Science needs you … and back yard crawlies.

18 May 2011 Northern Lakes News. Find animal kingdom in your own back yard.

18 May 2011 Redcliffe & Bayside Herald. QUEST Papers. Find the wild things in your back yard.

18 May 2011 South East Advertiser, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Science Fun: What’s hiding in your yard?

18 May 2011 Southern Star – Springwood, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Meeting the Wild Side.

18 May 2011 South West News, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Initiative links residents with urban wildlife.

18 May 2011 Westside News, Paddington. QUEST Papers. Wild Backyards. Grab a chance to study your back yard. Article and 3 pages of fact sheets.

18 May 2011 Wynnum Herald, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Wild Backyards.

17 May 2011 Caboolture Shire Herald, Brisbane. QUEST Papers. Discover exactly what little creepy crawlies live in our back yards.

16 May 2011 CSIRO Monday Mail. Butterfly barcoding blitz. Not publicly available online.

16 May 2011 QUEST Papers Online. Wild Backyards. Wildlife photography tips from a pro.
http://tinyurl.com/44nqknf

15 May 2011 ABC Radio Melbourne hosted by Alan Brough. Barcoding blitz and the Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with John La Salle from ANIC. Not available online.

15 May 2011 ABC Radio 666, Canberra. Barcoding blitz and the Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with John La Salle from ANIC. Not available online.

11 May 2011 ABC Radio 666, Canberra. Barcoding blitz and the Atlas of Living Australia. Radio interview with John La Salle from ANIC. Not available online.

5 May 2011 ABC Science Online. Butterflies, moths get barcode treatment by Carl Holm.

5 May 2011 COSMOS Magazine and online. ‘Barcode blitz’ on Australian moths, butterflies by Gemma Conroy.

19 April 2011 The Australian. NBN could be a game changer in digital economy by A. Wong, President, Australian Computing Society. (PDF, 199 KB)

April 2011 Scientriffic magazine. For Budding Scientists: Pollen under the microscope. (PDF, 2MB)

Feb 2011 World Wide Wattle website. Wattle 2 Identification Key by Bruce R. Maslin and Jordan E. Reid. http://www.worldwidewattle.com/infogallery/projects/wattle2.php

Feb 2011 Birds Australia e-news. New technology helps to protect birds.

10 January 2011 JayGee Library Log website. Sharing biodiversity data on Atlas of Living Australia.
http://jmcgblogging.blogspot.com/2011/01/sharing-biodiversity-data-on-atlas-of.html

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