Environment

More Than Just Picking Up Rubbish

Interview by Roselle Tenefrancia Ocean Crusaders Foundation was founded in 2010 after seeing dead turtles caught in rubbish. These environmental crusaders strive to educate people,

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Evolution of the Gold Coast Seaway & Broadwater

The Gold Coast Seaway, also known as Southport Seaway, is one of the two main tidal inlets on Australia’s east coast that serves as the

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Moreton Bay: A Unique Jewel of International Significance

Moreton Bay and its catchments is one of Australia’s most important coastal and cultural resources. The Bay is a popular recreational asset due to its

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The Spit Master Plan for Boaties

The Spit has been a contested space for a number of years, and a source of tension between community, residents, industry and business groups. After

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Biosecurity in Queensland

Recently, Biosecurity Queensland has announced that an exotic marine pest, known as white colonial sea squirt, has been detected in Queensland. According to the general

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Sharks and Rays of Moreton Bay

The waters off the Gold Coast are alive with some of Australia’s most diverse and abundant marine species. While so many of us may shiver

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Storm Surge Modelling

Storm-surge modelling can be a tool for State decision-makers not only during extreme weather events, but also for future planning and operational disaster management, as

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South Stradbroke Island Marine Debris Project

South Stradbroke Island is a destination for tourists and locals alike. Located on the southeast coast of Queensland within the Moreton Bay Region (Quandamooka Country),

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The Lowdown on Seagrass

They have grassy leaves, but they are not true grass, and they are found in marine environments. What are they? Seagrass are so named because

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Floating Artwork: Upcycled and Found Items

The Gold Coast is renowned for our world-class beaches, pristine waters, and surfing hot spots. Tourists from Australia and all over the globe flock here

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