Bureau of Meteorology
The Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO have entered into a collaborative partnership through a joint research operation agreement to establish the Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research. The Bureau currently undertakes climate impacts research, including observed changes in Australia’s natural systems and is a key science collaborator in the ClimateWatch program.
University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne, School of Forest and Ecosystem Science, has expertise in the identification of robust phenological indicators and the analysis of phenological data. The School has strong links with international organisations which use web-based phenological data collection and is a key science collaborator in the ClimateWatch program.
Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation
RIRDC provided initial funding for the ClimateWatch project. The RIRDC Corporation was established by the Australian Government to invest in research and development for a more profitable, sustainable and dynamic rural industries and communities.
NSW Environmental Trust provided funding in 2013 to develop ClimateWatch (marine) through the awarding of an Environmental Education Grant. The aim of the Trust's Education program is to support educational projects or programs that develop or widen the community's knowledge of, skills in, and commitment to protecting the environment and promoting sustainable behaviour