A community survey of climate change and the Great Barrier Reef, 2009 (MTSRF 4.8.5, JCU)

This dataset provides information about the Australian community's awareness, concern and actions regarding climate change and the GBR. It was aimed at providing a tool for developing effective engagement strategies and future climate change human dimensions research. The dataset contains data from 1,609 telephone surveys of people residing adjacent to the GBR and in the capital cities of Brisbane, Melbourne, and Sydney conducted in November 2008. Data Units: Quantitative data regarding Australian residents' attitudes, perceptions, knowledge, and concern about climate change and the GBR.

Principal Investigator
Sutton, Stephen, Dr James Cook University
Point Of Contact
Sutton, Stephen, Dr James Cook University stephen.sutton@jcu.edu.au

Data Usage Constraints
  • Contact Dr. Stephen Sutton (JCU) to negotiate access.

Tags: marine