Land and Water, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia
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CSIRO is Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation.
CSIRO Land and Water and its partners seek to develop innovative solutions to Australia?s land and water management challenges. We aim to deliver options to policy makers and land managers that are economically viable, socially acceptable and environmentally sustainable.
We are the only Australian R&D provider able to harness expertise across disparate disciplines ranging from groundwater research to economics and social science in order to provide options, strategies and solutions to Australia?s pressing environmental and land management challenges.
Our skill base includes expertise in hydrology, hydrogeology, soil science, biology, ecology, atmospheric science, remote sensing, physics, chemistry, economics and social science. Such scientific breadth and depth is essential to address complex and large-scale environmental issues.
CSIRO Land and Water seeks scientific solutions through a dynamic multidisciplinary approach to national research priorities and the specific needs of clients. Our areas of research are managed via nine Research Directorates and two Special Research Units.