The Men of the Trees / Shirley Fyfe Honours Scholarship in Environmental Science at Murdoch University was established in 2002 under Trillion Trees former name of Men of the Trees and the Fyfe family.  It is dedicated to Shirley Fyfe, a pioneering member of the Men of the Trees in Western Australia. Her dedication to the organisation and to the natural environment contributed much to its continuing success.  Each year a scholarship if offered to a successful environmental science honours student whose research contributes to the preservation of native trees in Western Australia.


One of our long running research projects at Trillion Trees HQ has been the carob variety species research – more information on carobs can be found at Carobs Australia (, our partner in this research program.

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