Research

Learn more about our research projects

Noxious weed display at the North Coast show, Nambour, 1960 (Heritage Library, Sunshine Coast Council).

The Culture of Weeds

A weed is usually defined as a plant out of place. Here we extend the idea of weediness to other biota and whole landscapes. We first consid...

People

Read more of our profiles

James Beattie

James Beattie

James BEATTIE is Director, Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, New Zealand, where he teaches imperial, environmental, garden, a...
Emily O'Gorman

Emily O’Gorman

Emily O’Gorman is a Lecturer in the Department of Geography and Planning at Macquarie University. She is a environmental and cultural hist...
Tom Griffiths

Tom Griffiths

William Keith Hancock Professor of History and Director, Centre for Environmental History, ANU Chair, Editorial Board, Australian Dictionar...