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Dr Fraser Torpy uses plant chambers to measure capacity for VOC removal

Environment Research Facilities

The Environmental Research Facility supports the research activities of all areas of environmental science, in both laboratory and field settings.
Featured Field Trip
Out of classroom experiences at UTS Environmental Science

Alpine and Lowland Ecology

What do students love about our field trips? Experience a taste of Alpine and Lowland Ecology, also known as "The Great Southern".
A UTS research team has identified rare albino wallaroos in the area of the Mount Panorama racing circuit at Bathurst.
An interest in a toxic but commonly used trace metal in a lagoon near his boyhood home has helped Steven Leahy win the UTS Medal.
UTS Professor of Marine Ecology David Booth worries that environmental assessments of the impact from proposed Queensland port developments on the Great Barrier Reef have seriously underestimated the risks.
Professor David Booth from the School of the Environment is leading the research and has enlisted the help of local dive group the Sapphire Coast Underwater Research Group (SCURG) to collect photographic data and DNA samples from local populations of weedy sea dragons.

Honours in The Environment

Photo of Environment honours student, Emily Strautins

Emily Strautins

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Environmental Science

"Staff and lecturers at UTS are not only inspiring and highly varied in their research areas, they are also friendly and down to earth."

Read more about Honours in Environmental Science

Get in touch

City Campus
Level 5, building 4
cnr Harris Street and Thomas Street
Ultimo NSW

Professor William Gladstone
Head of School, School of the Environment

Marea Martlew
Media and Communications Officer
E: Marea.Martlew@uts.edu.au
T: +61 2 9514 1766

Jason Challinor
School Administration Officer
E: Jason.Challinor@uts.edu.au
T: +61 2 9514 1759

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