Foundations for the future was developed collaboratively across the Australian ecosystem science community, with involvement of over 600 people nationwide, and support of many organisations.
The development of the Plan was guided by a Steering Committee, and they are currently overseeing the first steps of the implementation of the Plan.
Follow these links to find out more about the people involved in developing the Plan:
- Working groups: the Steering Committee and Draft Plan Working Group
- Ecosystem science community: the people behind the plan
There are a number of groups and organisations that were involved in developing the Ecosystem Science Long-Term Plan, including the Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN), Ecological Society of Australia (ESA), CSIRO, Australian Academy of Science, Atlas of Living Australia, Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS), Birdlife Australia, Wet Tropics Management Authority (WTMA), Global Change Institute, Soil Science Australia, and Geoscience Australia.
We also thank the Office of the Chief Scientist of Australia, along with the state/territory Chief Scientists for their strong support.