Project 1.1

NESP TWQ Project 1.1 Final Report
Westcott, D.A., Fletcher, C. S, Babcock, R., Plaganyi-Lloyd, E. (2016) A Strategy to Link Research and Management of Crown-of-Thorns Starfish on the Great Barrier Reef: An Integrated Pest Management Approach. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (80pp.).

Project 1.2 Part A

NESP TWQ Project 1.2 Part A Final Report
Bartley, R., Philip, S., Henderson, A.E. and Tindall, D., 2016. Investing in riparian zone management to reduce erosion from stream channels: how do we evaluate success? Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (54pp.).

Project 1.2 Part B

NESP TWQ Project 1.2 Part B Final Report
Bartley, R., Goodwin, N., Henderson, A.E., Hawdon, A., Tindall, D., Wilkinson, S.N. and Baker, B., 2016. A comparison of tools for monitoring and evaluating channel change. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (29pp.).

Project 1.3

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Lewis, S. E., Lough, J. M., Cantin, N., Matson, E. Kinsley, L. and Brodie, J. E. (2016) An examination of the ability of coral geochemical records to reconstruct suspended sediment loads to the Great Barrier Reef lagoon. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (20pp.).

Project 1.5

NESP TWQ Project 1.5 Final Report
Greiner, R. (2015) Ex-post evaluation of an environmental auction : Legacy of the 2008 Lower Burdekin Water Quality Tender. Report to the National Environmental Science Program. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (46pp.).

Project 1.6

NESP TWQ Project 1.6 Final Report
Uthicke, S., Fabricius, K., De’ath, G., Negri, A., Warne, M., Smith, R., Noonan, S., Johansson, C., Gorsuch, H. and Anthony, K. (2016) Multiple and cumulative impacts on the GBR: assessment of current status and development of improved approaches for management: Final Report Project 1.6. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (144pp.).

Project 1.7

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Brooks, A., Spencer, J., Curwen, G, Shellberg, J., Garzon-Garcia, A, Burton, J. & Iwashita, F. (2016) Reducing sediment sources to the Reef: Managing alluvial gully erosion. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (375pp.).

Project 1.8

NESP TWQ Project 1.8 Final Report
Davis, A.M., Waterhouse, J. (2016). Sub-catchment scale monitoring, modelling and extension design to support reef water quality improvement in sugarcane catchments. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (114pp.).

Project 1.9

NESP TWQ Project 1.9 Final Report
Schaffelke, B., Brinkman, R., Dobbs, K., Jones, R., Kane, K., Negri, A., Rasheed, M. (2016) The establishment of a future NESP dredging research investment framework: NESP TWQ Hub Project 1.9. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (22pp.).

Project 1.10

NESP TWQ Project 1.10 Final Report
Kroon, F.J., Berry, K.L.E., Brinkman, D.L., Davis, A., King, O., Kookana, R., Lewis, S., Leusch, F., Makarynskyy, O., Melvin, S., Müller, J., Neale, P., Negri, A., O’Brien, D., Puotinen, M., Smith, R., Tsang, J., van de Merwe, J., Warne, M., Williams, M. (2015). Identification, impacts, and prioritisation of emerging contaminants present in the GBR and Torres Strait marine environments. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (138pp.).

Project 2.1

NESP TWQ Project 2.1 Final Report
Williamson, D.H., Ceccarelli, D. M., Rossetti, G., Russ, G. R. and Jones, G. P. (2016) Assessing the cumulative impacts of climatic disturbances on coral reefs in the Keppel Islands, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (65pp.).

Project 2.2

NESP TWQ Project 2.2 Final Report
Smart, J. B., Hasan, S., Volders, A., Curwen, G., Fleming, C. and Burford, M. (2016) A tradable permit scheme for cost-effective reduction of nitrogen runoff in the sugarcane catchments of the Great Barrier Reef. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (75pp.).

Project 3.1

NESP TWQ Project 3.1 Final Report
Carter, A. B., McKenna, S. A., Rasheed, M. A., McKenzie L, Coles R. G. (2016) Seagrass mapping synthesis: A resource for coastal management in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (22pp.).

Project 3.2

NESP TWQ Project 3.2 Final Report 1 Cover
Cleguer, C., Preston, S., Hagihara, R., Shimada, T., Udyawer, V., Hamann, M., Simpson, S., Loban, F., Bowie, G., Fujii, R., and Marsh, H. (2016) Working with the community to understand use of space by dugongs and green turtles in Torres Strait: A project in collaboration with the Mura Badulgal Registered Native Title Bodies Corporate. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (62pp.).

Project 3.2

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Hagihara, R., Cleguer, C., Preston, S., Sobtzick, S., Hamann, M., Shimada, T. and Marsh, H. (2016) Improving the estimates of abundance of dugongs and large immature and adult-sized green turtles in Western and Central Torres Strait. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (53pp.).

Project 3.3

NESP TWQ Project 3.3 Final Report
Collier, C.J., Chartrand, K., Honchin, C., Fletcher, A. Rasheed, M. (2016). Light thresholds for seagrasses of the GBR: a synthesis and guiding document. Including knowledge gaps and future priorities. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (41pp.).

Project 3.4

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Collier, C.J., Langlois, L. Zemoi, R.,Martin, K., McKenzie, L. (2016) Developing and refining biological indicators for condition assessments in an integrated monitoring program. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (31pp.).

Project 3.5

NESP TWQ Project 3.5 Final Report
Carter, A. B., Rasheed, M. A. (2016) Assessment of Key Dugong and Turtle Seagrass Resources in North-west Torres Strait. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme and Torres Strait Regional Authority. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (41pp.).

Project 3.6

NESP TWQ Project 3.6 Final Report
Kingsford, M.J., Pitt, K., Llewellyn, L., O’Callaghan, M.D., Seymour, J., Richardson, A. (2016) Project 3.6: Establishing a research framework for future NESP investment into better understanding of the presence of box-jellyfishes (Irukandji) and risks in the Great Barrier Reef. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (42pp.).

Project 3.7

NESP TWQ Project 3.7 Final Report
Sweatman, H., Cheal, A., Emslie, M., Johns, K., Jonker M., Miller, I., Osborne, K. (2015) Effects of marine park zoning on coral reefs of the Capricorn-Bunker Group – Report on surveys in October 2015. Report to the National Environmental Science Program. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (15pp.).

Project 3.8

NESP TWQ Project 3.8 Final Report
Addison, P., Walshe, T., Sweatman, H., Jonker, M., MacNeil, A., Thompson, A., Logan, M. (2015) Towards an integrated monitoring program: Identifying indicators and existing monitoring programs to effectively evaluate the Long Term Sustainability Plan. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (118pp.).

Project 3.9

NESP TWQ Project 3.9 Final Report
Dale, A., George, M., Hill, R. and Fraser, D. (2016) Traditional Owners and Sea Country in the Southern Great Barrier Reef – Which Way Forward? Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (50pp.).

Project 3.10

NESP TWQ Project 3.10 Final Report
Rolfe, J., Windle, J. (2016) Benchmarking costs of improving agricultural water management in GBR catchments. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (52pp.).

Project 3.11

NESP TWQ Project 3.11 Final Report
Dale, A.P., Vella, K., Pressey, R.L., Brodie, J., Gooch, M., Potts, R. and Eberhard, R. (2016). Monitoring and adaptively reducing system-wide governance risks facing the GBR: Final report. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (20pp.).

Project 3.12

NESP TWQ Project 3.12 Final Report
Maron, M., Walsh, M., Shumway, N. and Brodie, J. (2016) Reef Trust Offsets Calculator: A prototype calculation approach for determining financial liability for marine biodiversity offsets voluntarily delivered through the Australian Government Department of the Environment (Reef Trust). Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (74pp.).

Project 3.13

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Lawrey, E. P. and Stewart, M. (2016) Mapping the Torres Strait Reef and Island Features: Extending the GBR Features (GBRMPA) dataset. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (103pp.).

Project 3.13

NESP TWQ Project 3.13 Final Cover
Lafond, G. and Lawrey, E. (2016) Highlights of the National Environmental Research Program Tropical Ecosystems (NERP TE) Hub datasets: eAtlas Metadata Catalogue 2011-2014. Report to the National Environmental Science Programme. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (47pp.).