Biographical entry Harrington, Graham Norman (1935 - )
- Conservationist and Ornithologist
Graham Harrington was Head, CSIRO Tropical Forest Research Centre, Atherton 1987-1993. He is keenly interested in conservation issues.
Born Britain, 1935. Formerly program leader, CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Rangelands Research, Deniliquin; Head, CSIRO Tropical Forest Research Centre, Atherton 1987-93; teamed up with Jiro Kikkawa (q.v.) in the early 1990s to promote the formation of a Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Rainforest Ecology and Management. Founded North Queensland branch of RAOU. President, Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union 1998- . Co-author of Our Rainforests and the Issues (1992).
- 1998 - 2001
- Career position - President, Birds Australia
- 'Harrington, G N (1935-)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-483606. Details
- Robin, Libby, The Flight of the Emu: a Hundred Years of Australian Ornithology 1901-2001 (Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 2001), 492 pp. Details
Created: 8 February 2001, Last modified: 9 March 2018
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