Dr Claire Farrell
Dr Claire Farrell is a senior lecturer at the School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences, The University of Melbourne
Claire’s research focus is on using green infrastructure to improve liveability in cities. As a plant scientist, much of her research has focused on understanding plant tolerances to improve survival and stormwater retention in green roofs, walls and urban plantings. In the Woody Meadow Project, Claire’s researching how naturalistic plantings of Australian shrubs can improve the appearance, resilience and function of low maintenance landscapes.