Cyclones, Storms and Earthquakes

An aerial photograph of the clouds forming the typical cyclone swirl.
6 October 2021

Read more about some of the cyclone and earthquake research by ANU researchers using the links below - 

Key Highlight

Coastal wetlands for storm protection

Recent research led Professor Robert Costanza has shown that coastal wetlands save 4,600 lives per year, and save $450 billion a year in storm damages. They offer a means of protection to those on the coast that is both cheaper, and more environmentally friendly, than other options such as seawalls and and dykes.

You can read more on this initiative using the links below - 

Media articles

Event recordings

Journal articles

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