Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Forestry and Forest Products

CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products is the largest single organisation in Australia conducting research into forestry, wood and paper science. The Division has an established international reputation as a centre of excellence in forestry and forest products research, both through the quality of its science and the impact of its research on economic and environmental issues.

For more information, visit the Web site:http://www.csiro.au/

Australian Tree Seed Centre (ATSC)

ATSC is administered by CSIRO, and collects and supplies high quality seed of Australia's woody flora, with special emphasis on range wide provenance collections and lots from widely spaced individual trees for research purposes. The seed collecting program is influenced by the priorities set by the FAO Panel of Experts on Forest Gene Resources and client needs. Currently seed from more than 1200 species, mainly of Australian origin, is held in storage. Eucalyptus, Acacia, Casuarina, Grevillea and Melaleuca are well represented. Joint seed collection expeditions with interested parties are encouraged

Contacts:
Dr. John Doran
Tel: 61-2-6281 8319
E-mail: John.Doran@csiro.au
Stephen Midgley:
Tel. 61-2-6281 8201
E-mail: Stephen.Midgley@csiro.au
PO Box E4008, Kingston, ACT 2604, Australia

For more information, visit the Web site:http://www.ffp.csiro.au/tigr/atscmain/

Australian Suppliers of Tree Seed

For details, visit the Web site:http://www.ffp.csiro.au/tigr/atscmain/whatwedo/sup_list/suplist.htm

Queensland Forest Research Institute (QRI)

QFRI is concerned with tropical and sub-tropical forest and timber research and technology transfer. The Institute offers 'pollen to product' capability, from biotechnology, breeding, growing, pests, diseases and environmental management to decision support systems, forest product processing and timber utilisation.

Queensland Forestry Research Institute
80 Meiers Road
PO Box 631
Indooroopilly, Q 4068, Australia
Tel: +61 7 3896 9729
Fax: +61 7 3896 9628
E-mail: gardina@gfslab.dpi.qld.gov.au

For further information, visit the Web site:http://www.dpi.qld.gov.au/cps/rde/xchg/dpi/hs.xsl/26_181_ENA_HTML.htm
last updated:  Wednesday, April 18, 2007