A big green turtle that narrowly escaped being on a crocodile’s lunch menu, and a smaller green turtle found stranded in muddy mangroves, will be sent home to the Great Barrier Reef during a community event in Bowen.Read full article
Using its first-ever video link to students in China, Reef HQ Aquarium will showcase the beauty and wonder of the Great Barrier Reef to the world’s most populous nation.Read full article
Combining Indigenous knowledge with western-style management can boost the effectiveness of protected areas, according to a presentation delivered at the IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney.Read full article
Marine protected areas – including the Great Barrier Reef – were on show at the IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney.
A crown-of-thorns starfish management program is protecting coral cover on the Reef.
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