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The Centre for Biodiversity Analysis

Biodiversity science in the 21st century is undergoing a revolution. Innovative capabilities in genomics and advances in bioinformatics and spatial modelling have increased exponentially in recent years.

The Centre for Biodiversity Analysis (CBA) is a collaborative initiative of the ANUCSIRO and University of Canberra that connects scientists and their research to exploit new and emerging capabilities in the discovery, understanding and conservation of Australia’s unique biodiversity.


Developing best-practice for eDNA in monitoring and management »

Leading eDNA researchers and practitioners share best-practice eDNA guidelines to establish the National Environmental DNA Test Protocols (NETPs).

Genetic assessment of bushfire-impacted vertebrate species »

After the devastating 2019-20 fires, the federal government rapidly developed a draft framework to evaluate and prioritise emergency action for impacted species.