Media releases

Media releases

2012 media releases

  • 17th Century Dutch explorers help the Atlas reach a major milestone – 30 million records! (28 March 2012) – PDF (284 KB)

2011 media releases

  • German research team rescuing ‘at risk’ data on biodiversity (19 December 2011) – GBIF Media Release – PDF (127 KB)
  • Pollen research not be sniffed at (7 October 2011) – CSIRO Media Release
  • Mapping our coastal life (10 August 2011) – PDF (19 KB)
  • Australia Biodiversity Heritage Library goes live (29 July 2011) – PDF (340 KB)
  • What’s living in your street? The Atlas of Living Australia will tell you. (28 July 2011) – PDF (291 KB)
  • IdentifyLife launched at the International Botanical Congress (28 July 2011) – PDF (291 KB)
  • Queensland Museum home to world’s best digital imaging system (26 June 2011) – PDF (57KB)
  • Get up close and personal with creatures in your Wild Backyard (27 May 2011) – PDF (53KB)
  • World first interactive encyclopaedia of biodiversity showcased at Queensland Museum (20 May 2011) – PDF (57KB)
  • ‘Barcoding blitz’ on Australian moths and butterflies (5 May 2011) – CSIRO Media Release

Pre-2011 media releases

  • Atlas of Living Australia First Public Release – Minister Kim Carr (18 November 2010) – PDF (139KB)
  • Atlas of Living Australia launch at Melbourne Museum (28 July 2010) – PDF (17KB)
  • Ag. Head chairs international biodiversity body (22 October 2009) – CSIRO Media Release
  • $30 million for the Atlas of Living Australia (14 May 2009) – CSIRO Media Release
  • Budget backs science for the future (12 May 2009) – CSIRO Media Release
  • Building an online encyclopaedia of Aussie life (29 Oct 2007) – CSIRO Media Release