Benedict Keaney

Department of Archaeology and Natural History

Ben is a researcher specialising in peatlands, palaeo-ecology and palynology. He is interested in the rehabilitation of peatlands for carbon-capture across the Southern Hemisphere. He is also a keen amateur wrestler and lover of the Australian Alps- especially the Bogong Moth.

Research interests

  • Peatland conservation and rehabilitation
  • Aero-palynology and climate change
  • Paleo-ecology of Australian Alps
  • The Bogong Moth