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SEA COUNTRY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP  Time Topic   9:00 – 9:15 Introductions & Welcome 9:15 – 10:30 Sea-country IPAs: benefits and challenges? ·         What’s happening around Aust? What’s working well, what’s not? ·         Are IPAs the best option? Djelk Rangers, Anindilyakwa...
  • April 11, 2018
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Mr Mark Rodrigue1 1Parks Victoria , Queenscliff , Australia Abstract In 2016 Coast to Coast was held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne, Victoria. A series of Guiding Principles for Marine and Coastal Management, alternately known as Melbourne’s Marine...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Stephen  Sagar1, Dr Leo Lymburner1, Dr Claire Phillips1, Mr Biswajit Bala1, Dr Dale Robert1 1Geoscience Australia, Symonston, Australia Abstract Intertidal zones are dynamic, unique and extreme environments due to the combined effects of the tide, exposure and weather. As...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Roellen Gillmore1 1Parks Victoria , Queenscliff , Australia Abstract Marine pests are a key threat to Victoria’s marine protected areas and biodiversity. Melbourne’s Port Phillip Bay is a well known location for exotic marine species and Parks Victoria are...
  • December 19, 2017
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Mrs Linda-Marie Mcdowell1 1SA Environment Protection Authority, Adelaide, Australia Abstract The SA Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is the lead for the project ‘Catchment to coast focus for water quality improvement across urban Adelaide’ which fits under the Adelaide Coastal Water...
  • December 19, 2017
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Mrs Hazel Britton1 1Cradle Coast NRM, Burnie, Australia Abstract The Australian Pied Oystercatcher  has an estimated population of around 11,000, although it is believed to be declining in parts of its range. Due to inland Australia’s arid conditions it is...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Grace Heathcote, Mr Greg Irons 1Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Brighton, Australia Abstract To ease the impact of some of the many threats facing wildlife in Tasmania, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary operates with a focus on projects to conserve, rescue, rehabilitate and...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Mike Bossley1 1Whale & Dolphin Conservation, Uraidla, Australia Abstract An Evaluation of the Coastal Ambassadors Course in South Australia A Coastal Ambassadors course was implemented in 2005 by the Pittwater Council in NSW and has since been taken up...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Sue Jennings1 1Circular Head Landcare Group, Smithton, Australia Abstract Circular Head Landcare Group is gradually eradicating ricegrass (Spartina anglica) from Duck Bay, Bolduans Bay and Robbins Passage in north west Tasmania.  This group of volunteers has provided local input,...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Garry Middle1 1Curtin University , Bentley , Australia Abstract The WA Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC) has funded Curtin University to carryout a study called the Perth Coastal Recreational Usage study, due for completion in November 2017....
  • December 18, 2017
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