Monitoring Site - Daintree Discovery

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The Daintree Discovery flux station was established in December 2008 and is located at the Daintree Discovery Centre at Cow Bay, 100km from Cairns in Far North Queensland. It is managed by James Cook University* staff in a collaboration with the Daintree Discovery Centre who co-fund the project. The site is part funded by the Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN) as a TERN Ozflux station.
Past support was from the Department of Environment and Heritage - Marine and Tropical Sciences Research Facility Project 5ii.2. Climate Change: Scaling from trees to ecosystems.

Cape Tribulation map

Collaborating Institution


Chemistry Department
School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences

Daintree Discovery Contacts

Assoc. Prof. Mike Liddell (

Project Leader – TERN FNQ Rainforest Supersite
James Cook University Cairns Campus
PO Box 6811
Cairns QLD 4870.
Ph (61) 7 4042 1275
 FAX (61) 7 4042 1675

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