Knowledge Brokering’ involves the collation and synthesis of scientific and other information to solve a particular problem or to meet the needs of a particular audience. For example, a knowledge broker might assist a Landcare network to bring together the latest information on carbon storage for an education campaign for members.
Stringybark Ecological has extensive experience in translating science for a variety of audiences including farmers and graziers, Landcare, NRM professionals, Regional NRM groups and industry. We can work with you to define your questions or issues, search the scientific literature, identify other sources of information, identify leaders in the field and synthesise the information in a format that suits the audience. Delivery formats might include:
- training packages;
- publications; or
- a website