Marine debris

We have a range of educational resources for teachers and students on marine debris in the Great Barrier Reef.

Reef Beat 2016 activity book and video

This Reef Beat education series, threats to the Reef, encourages teachers and students to explore the Great Barrier Reef, threats to the Reef and ways to protect its health and improve its resilience. The series includes an activity book and five short videos.

Outlook Report 2014

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's Outlook Report 2014 is published every five years and examines the Great Barrier Reef’s health, pressures, and future management.

Marine debris webpage

Our marine debris webpage explains what marine debris is and what we're doing to reduce marine debris in the Great Barrier Reef.

Marine debris video

Our marine debris YouTube video explains what marine debris is and what you can do to help. Young aspiring film makers from the Gladstone region also produced their own videos about how they could reduce marine debris on the Great Barrier Reef.