Australian Rangeland Society

Cathy Waters

Cathy Waters has worked in the rangelands since 1997 as part of the now NSW Department of Primary Industries southern rangelands unit. Cathy completed her PhD on the evolutionary development of widespread Australian native grasses, and while she maintains an interest the adaptive capacity of native plant communities her broader research focus includes sustainable grazing management and policy development addressing issues of ground cover and total grazing pressure. She has been a member of the Australian Rangeland Society since 2000, a recipient of an ARS travel fellowship to South Africa in 2003 and part of the organising committee of the 2010 Bourke Conference.