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Savanna Information

This website is based on work undertaken by the Tropical Savannas Cooperative Research Centre, which began collecting information about Australia's savannas on its website in 1998.

In 2006, the CRC, with support from the Natural Heritage Trust, launched this website to provide an overview of northern Australia's savannas.The Tropical Savannas CRC wound up in 2009 and this website is no longer updated. For more information, contact


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