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Corporate entry CRC for Freshwater Ecology (1993 - 2005)

1 July 1993
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
September 2005
Conservation or Environment, Veterinary or Animal Health Industries and Industrial or Scientific Research
Alternative Names
  • Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology
Building 15, University of Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory


The Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Freshwater Ecology was formed in July 1993. Research areas covered by the CRC included freshwater ecology, biological monitoring, computer modelling, statistics, environmental chemistry and fish biology. The CRC was succeeded by eWater CRC in September 2005.


From their Web site, June 2002: "The CRC for Freshwater Ecology provides ecological understanding to improve inland waters by collaborative research, education and resource management." It is a national research centre specialising in river and wetland ecology. The CRCFE is a joint venture between 20 partner organisations in five states and territories and is funded by the Australian Government and the partner organisations.

Published resources


  • Cooperative Research Centres Program (Australia), CRC Compendium / Cooperative Research Centres Program, Australia (Canberra: Australian government Publishing Service, 1996), 72 pp. Details


See also

  • Pittard, A. J., 'Nancy Fanny Millis 1922-2012', Historical Records of Australian Science, 24 (2013), 283-93. Details

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