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Efforts stepped up to protect dugong and green turtles

Published 19/07/2011

Stepping up our efforts to promote smart boating and fishing practices to protect dugong and green turtles, as record numbers of deaths are predicted.

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Keeping an age old ritual alive

Published 19/07/2011

The moment a marine turtle hatchling pokes its nose out of its sandy nest the odds are against it.  But with a little help from beach goers, these hatchlings could have a better chance at their mad dash to the ocean. With marine turtle hatching season upon us, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) is urging residents and visitors to be careful around nesting beaches

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