Category Archives: Podcast

Episode 5: AMPTO Crown Of Thorns Starfish (COTS) Control Program

Subscribe To Reef And Rivers iTunes  |  Stitcher  |  Google Podcast  |  Spotify  |  iHeart  |  Download This Episode´╗┐ Crown of Thorns starfish are thought to have lived naturally on the Great Barrier Reef for thousands of years, but in numbers low enough that the rate of coral destruction was less than the rate of regeneration.…
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Episode 3: Bess Murphy (CAFNEC) Mangrove Watch In FNQ

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.
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Episode 2: Prof Steve Turton – 2018 Waterway Health Results

In Episode 2 of "Reef & Rivers" Steve Turton, the Independent Chairman of the Wet Tropics Healthy Waterways Partnership talks about waterway health in the 2016-17 reporting period. Steve discusses the good results reported in our freshwater systems and explains the lower scores recorded in the inshore marine environments.
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