Unlocking the environmental archives of the Kimberley’s past ARC LP170100242
Providing a paleo-environmental framework for the Kimberley region which gives context to the archaeological and rock art record. The Foundation previously funded a palynology pilot study of sediment cores from the North West Kimberley led by Prof. Hamish McGowan with PhD candidate Emily Field. This strategic funding led to the successful submission to the Australian Research Council for funding over 3 years, led by RAA as the major cash partner. Due to Covid-19 field work will commence in 2021.