Latest environmental research, maps and data for the Great Barrier Reef and Queensland, Australia
Published on28 July 2015
Dr Ben Radford from the Australian Institute of Marine Science has been exploring ‘hidden’ coral reefs in remote areas of northwest Australia in the Timor sea.
Published on17 June 2015In 2013 and 2014 AIMS undertook a biodiversity survey of coral and fish species on the reefs around 5 islands in Torres Strait. This article shows the coral photo collection that was taken for species identification.
Published on5 May 2015
Australia’s north west oceanic shoals found to support exceptional species richness.
Published on27 March 2015
No-take marine reserves (NTMRs) are widely advocated for conserving exploited fish stocks and biodiversity.
Published on2 December 2014
The crown-of-thorns seastar, Acanthaster planci, is a predator of corals and along with cyclones is the major cause of coral mortality on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) 1 .