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Battle between Seagrass and Boat Moorings

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2016 > 04

900 moorings believed to have devastated 48,000m2 of seagrass from Rottnest Island’s bays.

Tiny creatures to inform our biggest industry

Tuesday, 05 April 2016 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2016 > 04

Could tiny microbes living in rivers of the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales hold the key to improved rehabilitation of mine sites?

Managing seagrass - a genetic perspective

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2016 > 03

Researchers are assessing the genetic diversity and population connectivity of seagrass meadows in the Pilbara.

Seagrass healthy in Geographe Bay

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2016 > 03

Initial findings from the annual assessment of seagrass in Georgraphy Bay show that the seagrasses continue to look healthy.

New paper quantifies the blue carbon stocks

Monday, 08 February 2016 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2016 > 02

Congratulations to Rozaimi on the publication of the second paper from his PhD research. His latest publication in Estuarine & Coastal Shelf Science is titled “Long-term carbon storage and its recent loss in an estuarine Posidonia australis meadow (Albany, Western Australia)”.

Seagrasses reveal the history of human contamination in estuaries

Tuesday, 06 October 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 10

Within the latest publication by CMER researchers they reconstruct the contamination history of Oyster Harbour using the sediments of a Posidonia australis meadow as an archive.

CMER welcomes visiting academic

Tuesday, 22 September 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 09

Marine scientist Professor Thomas Schlacher will be joining the Centre until December 2015.

Professional Development opportunities in Natural Sciences

Wednesday, 09 September 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 09

Professional development activities to enhance your knowledge, skills and expertise in environmental management between September and November 2015.

Oceans’ tiniest inhabitants make a big difference

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 09

They produce half the world’s oxygen and help offset climate change but there’s a huge amount we don’t know about these tiny, mysterious creatures. But a new ECU project hopes to change that.

Dr Megan Huggett selected as 2015 Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 08

Dr Huggett joined a delegation of 10 Australians at the 5th American-Indonesian Kavli Frontiers of Science Symposium, held in Makassar Indonesia.

The 52nd Annual AMSA conference “Estuaries to Oceans”

Monday, 10 August 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

ECU marine scientists present their research at national conference.

Volunteers make the difference in cockatoo count

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2015 > 07

Without the help of hundreds of 'citizen scientists' there's no way we could possibly monitor the decline of one of WA's iconic, endangered birds, the Carnaby's black-cockatoo.

12th Annual AMSA student workshop

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

ECU well represented as marine science students present their research at Rottnest Island.

Dredging: not a colourful outlook for seagrass growth

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research student grant win supports light quality research on seagrasses.

School of Natural Sciences, Postgraduate Student Inaugural Symposium

Thursday, 28 May 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 05

Discover the important research currently being undertaken by postgraduate students at the School of Natural Sciences, Postgraduate Student Inaugural Symposium. Register to attend on Friday, 19 June 2015 from 8.30am at ECU's Joondalup Campus.

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