School of Environment

Our teaching and research address the Earth system and the natural and social processes that impact our environments.

Upokororo. Credit: J Buchanan

The speed at which upokororo disappeared forever has remained something of a puzzle. PhD student Finn Barr and Professor Perry explore this mystery.

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Low-lying Pacific islands in atoll archipelagos are likely to adapt to the effects of climate change rather than simply sink beneath the waves.

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Kathy Campbell in Western Australia

Our internationally recognised scholars are committed to the University's mandate of producing high-quality research and teaching.

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Geography students with statues

Explore our range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Geography, Environmental Science, Geographic Information Science and Earth Sciences.

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Environment researchers working in the desert

Our staff are engaged in a wide variety of groundbreaking research which is recognised internationally.

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Daniel Hikuroa, Earth Systems

Meet our graduates and find out where their School of Environment degree has taken them.

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Learn more about our strong collaborative research relationships with local and international organisations.

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Environment news

Keep up to date with the latest Science and Environment news

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Incredible Science

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Environment students

View important notices about scholarship opportunities, competitions and more.

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