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WATERWAYS SHOW RESILIENCE AND REPAIR – 2019 REPORT CARD LAUNCHED

Signs of repair from Tropical Cyclone Debbie are starting to show in the region’s seagrass meadows, demonstrating that ecosystem recovery takes time. The latest waterway health scores for the region were released today, with half of the sites scoring a B or “good” grade. The annual waterway health report card is produced annually by the […]

Additional funding for Reef Partnerships

Healthy Reef waterways are the focus of a $1.8 million funding boost from the Morrison Government to engage reef communities in the continued community monitoring and reporting on water quality and waterway health in regional reef catchments. Water quality reporting through partnerships between councils, industry, research and community groups, are an important factor in improving […]

Fish barrier indicator update

Monitoring for the 2019 report card included an updated fish barrier indicator to better reflect the current health of our region’s estuaries. Using a combination of aerial imagery and field surveys, fisheries ecologists at Catchment Solutions catalogued and estimated the impact of fish barriers in regional estuaries, which translated into a fish barrier ‘grade’ for […]

Partner Profile: Sugar Research Australia

      SRA invests in and manages a portfolio of research, development and adoption (RD&A) projects that drive productivity, profitability and sustainability for the Australian sugarcane industry. We know and understand the issues our members and levy payers face. We tackle these issues to find research solutions and new and better ways of doing […]