The Morrison Government today launched the research and development phase of its world leading Reef Restoration and Adaptation science Program to help preserve and restore the Great Barrier Reef in the face of rising ocean temperatures and coral bleaching.
Researchers are looking to harness the Great Barrier Reef’s massive size, to help it resist and recover from the impacts of climate change – such as coral bleaching and increasingly frequent and severe weather events.
Engaging the hearts and minds of Australians in reef restoration, finding the large amounts of money needed, and developing sophisticated modelling tools to guide decisions, will be explored at the international Great Barrier Reef Restoration Symposium, in Cairns today.
Experts will today provide a fascinating deep dive into the reef restoration innovations under investigation to help preserve and restore the Great Barrier Reef, at the international Great Barrier Reef Restoration Symposium, in Cairns.
Innovative ways to preserve and restore the Great Barrier Reef will be the focus of the international Great Barrier Reef Restoration Symposium, beginning tomorrow in Cairns.
Scientists, engineers, marine park managers, tourism operators, community leaders and youth will explore the world’s most innovative options for strengthening the Great Barrier Reef’s resilience, in an international gathering in Cairns next week.
Coral reefs around the world are declining but Australia’s marine researchers are leading the way in a bid to help restore the Great Barrier Reef. What they discover, could be a lifeline to reefs around the world.