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Tracking Snow


  Last updated November 22, 2019 at 1:14 pm


Researchers discover a novel way of studying elusive carnivores – they use snow tracks. Join two scientists – Jessie and Tommy – as they re-purpose an old technique in a way that not only revolutionises how we study threatened species and manage our landscapes, but also highlights the importance of collaboration in conservation.

SCINEMA 2019 Festival Entry.

Teach This: Tracking Snow Education Resource

Directed by Danny Copeland, J.P. Lawrence, Jaclyn Aliperti, Tanya Martinez

Founded in 2000, SCINEMA is the largest science film festival in the southern hemisphere celebrating the power of moving image to explain the wonders of science.

It combines SCINEMA International Science Film Festival and SCINEMA Community Program.

The Festival premieres across Australia in June each year and showcases the best science film from around the world.

SCINEMA Community Program takes place in Australia during National Science Week in August.

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