Cairns Airport is surrounded by high value mangrove wetlands. Environmental Manager Lucy Friend talks about the airport operations, surrounding mangroves and World Wetland Day
Rod Marti talks about some of the ongoing projects being undertaken by Barron Catchment Care in 2019. These include projects to manage the impacts of water runoff from residential allotments and the implementation of BMP for mixed cropping agriculture.
In Episode 3 of "Reef & Rivers" Bess Murphy from CAFNEC talks about the mangrove communities of the wet tropics region. Bess explains how important these communities are and how citizen scientists in the Mangrove Watch program are monitoring the health and trends in mangrove communities.