Tertiary Catalogue

Series: Natural Resources and Mining


1850 - Present Day

1850 - Present Day

In recent history, Australia's relationship with nature has evolved with the arrival of settlers and increased population. We are more aware of the importance of preserving our natural environment. In this programme we investigate how white...Show More
5 Critical Habitats

5 Critical Habitats

In the sea life is everywhere, but five habitats are like underwater cities. They are coral reefs, mangroves, salt marshes, sea grass beds and kelp forests. They provide safety, food, and a nursery for the young of many species. Yet they are in...Show More
A Song of Fire and Safety

A Song of Fire and Safety

When it comes to fire safety in the workplace, we might be tempted to think that it's not our concern, or that there's plenty of other things to worry about—until it's too late. However, it's everyone's responsibility to prevent fires. That...Show More
An Aquarium in Space

An Aquarium in Space

In the solar system only earth has life, and clearly that has been made possible because we have oceans of liquid water. But why only on earth? And what are the factors that have made earth’s oceans hospitable to life? If you set up an...Show More
Arctic Warming

Arctic Warming

The oceans absorb 90% of the heat from greenhouse gasses, causing ever more ice to melt.
Beaches

Beaches

Everyone likes to visit the beach. But for living things a beach represents one of the toughest environments on earth. Beaches are in constant flux, hammered by waves and wind and extremes of temperature, sometimes submerged and sometimes dry....Show More
Biodiversity Under Threat: The Sundarbans

Biodiversity Under Threat: The Sundarbans

Bangladesh's Sundarban Mangroves is one of the world's most bio-diverse areas and home to the endangered Bengal Tiger. This video resource bank looks at why the Sundarbans is so important: as a bio-diversity hotspot, as a carbon bank and as...Show More
Biosphere Cycles (Senior)

Biosphere Cycles (Senior)

We look at the workings of the Earth's biosphere in this fascinating programme, and discuss how the one-way flow of energy from the Sun underpins the continual recycling of molecules between living and non-living states.
Blood on the Coal

Blood on the Coal

A story of struggle and tragedy, 'Blood on the Coal' features harrowing underground disasters, heroic rescues and traces a history of strikes, industrial turmoil and the current push by global mining giants to destroy regional communities and...Show More
Carbon and Water Cycles in the Tundra

Carbon and Water Cycles in the Tundra

With stunning footage shot in the Canadian tundra, this title identifies and explores the physical and human factors, including climate change, that affect carbon and water cycles in the tundra We see the research and monitoring techniques...Show More
Carbon and Water Cycles in Tropical Rainforests

Carbon and Water Cycles in Tropical Rainforests

Filmed in the Amazon and Borneo, this resource illustrates and explains the key environmental and land use changes occurring in tropical rainforests and explores the effect they're having on the carbon ad hydrological cycles. We accompany...Show More
Carbon Pricing Explained

Carbon Pricing Explained

Why cutting CO2e requires pricing carbon.
Chromatography

Chromatography

Chemical analysis is integral to modern society. The testing of consumer goods, industrial products and food relies upon a number of different techniques. This program will investigate the analytical techniques of chromatography, mass...Show More
Climate Change

Climate Change

Use this fantastic video resource to encourage students to judge whether or not climate change will impact upon people differently around the world. The impacts of climate change can be quite hard to see in the UK, but as engaging footage from...Show More
Climate Change

Climate Change

Scientific evidence clearly shows that global temperatures are rising and weather patterns are changing. But what's causing it? Undoubtedly there has been a massive worldwide shift into accepting the impact of human energy use on the temperature...Show More
Climate Change: Our Responsibility

Climate Change: Our Responsibility

This programme establishes the vital importance of the greenhouse effect for life on Earth and then presents a balanced argument to assess whether or not anthropogenic climate change (often called global warming) is in fact taking place. Clear...Show More
Coastal Dunes: Ecology and Rehabilitation

Coastal Dunes: Ecology and Rehabilitation

Coastal dunes are good examples of fragile ecosystems. This program explores dune ecology, the impact of human-induced change and the management of these ecosystems through coastal dune rehabilitation. Case studies shown include dunecare...Show More
Colleen Hughson's Beach Patrol

Colleen Hughson's Beach Patrol

Warrnambool native and eco-activist, Colleen Hughson, first began her beach clean-up initiative after spending time walking along the Shelly Beach, a remote, rugged stretch of coastline near her hometown. During an illness she would frequent the...Show More
Create a Great Plate

Create a Great Plate

The secret to healthy, balanced eating is to create a great plate! This inspiring and informative programme shows teens what healthy eating looks like, and tells them how to make at least half their grains whole, vary their veggies, focus on...Show More
Cultural Influences on Australian Foods

Cultural Influences on Australian Foods

Australian food is an eclectic blend of many different cultures. This program explores the origins of many popular Australian foods and what it is that makes them Australian. Beginning with the British colonisation and family favourites such as...Show More
Deserts: Global Environments

Deserts: Global Environments

Every continent has deserts – they occupy more area of the surface of our planet than any other type of landscape. They occur in all climatic zones including the hottest and coldest locations on Earth. This programme takes an in-depth look at...Show More
Distribution of Rainforests and Mangroves

Distribution of Rainforests and Mangroves

With clear graphics, maps and footage filmed in a variety of rainforest environments, including the Amazon and in a variety of mangrove forests, including the world's largest (the Sundarbans), this title describes the distribution of tropical...Show More

Dry Pipe Drilling

Learn about the fascinating history behind the retrieval oil through dry pipe drilling.
Eco Pioneers: A Case Study of Bega

Eco Pioneers: A Case Study of Bega

The town of Bega, on the south coast of NSW are working to transform their town into a sustainable community. Through the work of "Clean Energy for Eternity", the program follows Dr Matthew Nott as he charts their journey into solar PV, windpower...Show More
Engineered Wood Products

Engineered Wood Products

An excellent insight into a range of common engineered wood products, this program also identifies the areas where the products have provided a viable replacement for the historical uses of old growth forests timbers used in the construction...Show More