The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has taken steps to prevent a twice-convicted commercial fisher from engaging in further illegal fishing, by barring them from anchoring in a green zone.Read full article
The success of locally-driven sea country management activities was internationally showcased this week when the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s Indigenous Partnerships team met with visiting traditional owners of World Heritage-listed Rapa Nui.Read full article
Great Barrier Reef Local Marine Advisory Committee (LMAC) members began their new three year term this month and have now held their first formal meetings to discuss local reef management issues and to provide advice to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.Read full article
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Watch now: our marine biologist Fiona Merida shared her passion for the Great Barrier Reef in a TEDx talk.
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As part of our commitment to protect and improve the long-term health of the Great Barrier Reef, the Australian Government will invest $8 million to roll out the monitoring and reporting programme of the Reef 2050 Plan.
Investment by the Australian and Queensland Governments, industry and the community in the Great Barrier Reef exceeded more than $485 million in 2014/15 alone, according to the new Investment Baseline released today.
The Australian Government has established a new regulation that ends the disposal of dredge material in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park from capital dredging projects such as port developments.
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