Sadly we announce the passing of Robert Ellis, two days after the meeting of the Western Suburbs Branch of Native Plants Queensland of which he was President. He was also a Past President of the Shell Club and a Vice-President of Native Plants Queensland.
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The Proceedings, in continuous publication since 1884, is a generalist peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the natural sciences in Queensland. The Society has just released the 2018 edition. Read on for the Table of Contents; see the Society's agent Informit to purchase copies.
The Royal Society of Queensland proposes to publish a Special Issue of its venerable Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland on the mound springs of the Great Artesian Basin in 2019.
The Rainbow Beach based BioBlitz lured 15 experienced scientists and about 80 keen volunteers to scan the sky and treetops, shake branches and grasses over August 24 to 26 to discover the unknown species of pants animals, birds and fish. But the issue that has grabbed national and international media attention has been the discovery of a variet
The official launch of this website will be announced early in 2019.
The Australian Citizen Science Association has formed a Queensland chapter, launched by The Minister for Environment and Science the Hon. Leanne Enoch in January 2019. All those interested are invited to consult the Association's website (under Member Groups tab) and register their interest with the office-bearers.