Written by Michael Looker | January 17th, 2013
Dr. Michael Looker shares some big news from Fish River Station and what it could mean for Indigenous Australians and traditional fire regimes across the north.
Written by Michael Looker | November 30th, 2012
As The Nature Conservancy in Australia embarks on a new chapter, its director, Dr. Michael Looker, reflects on the past and future of a life in conservation.
Written by Michael Looker | July 16th, 2012
Learn how the Conservancy is helping manage Australia’s largest — and newest — protected area.
Written by Michael Looker | October 24th, 2011
A National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence reminds us that losses of indigenous peoples, cultures, and languages lead directly to environmental damage.
Written by Michael Looker | October 21st, 2010
The director of The Nature Conservancy’s Australia program explains why that country is a major player in fighting climate change, and how some simple changes could make it even more effective.
Written by Michael Looker | September 14th, 2009
The island nation of Australia has a long history of newcomers landing on its shores — beginning with the first indigenous people, who arrived over 40,000 years ago. With them they bought what was probably the first introduced animal to Australia – the dingo. While it is highly probable this canine had a significant impact […]