A provocation to reflect on how interdisciplinary work can encourage environmentally sustainable action on the Great Barrier Reef
AUSTINMER: Optimistic reflections on a coastal living
Two recent reports on the health of the Great Barrier Reef have outlined the pressure it is under due to climate change and other anthropogenic influences. The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s five-yearly outlook report found that the reef’s overall health is poor, and getting worse. But federal environment minister Greg Hunt said he is confident the reef…
University of Wollongong video about the Capricorn-Bunker fieldwork
All in all, I am happy to chalk up this trip as a rousing success. This unique survey represents the largest high-resolution satellite mapping campaign undertaken to characterise the seafloor on the Great Barrier Reef.