The fifth round of Tropical Water Quality (TWQ) Hub research projects builds on successful world-class research on factors affecting water quality in Australia’s northern marine ecosystems, including the Great Barrier Reef. Research Plan Version 5, focuses on cross-integrating and scaling … Read More
Reports that Irukandji jellyfish might be moving south may be panicking people unnecessarily. It’s almost impossible to tell where the tiny jellyfish are along our coast, but that could change with new technology that can “sweep” the ocean for traces … Read More
It’s jellyfish season in Tropical North Queensland, and being able to forecast sting risk for one of the world’s most venomous creatures is one key part of creating a robust early-warning forecasting system. A NESP TWQ Hub project has identified … Read More
Hello and Happy New Year from the NESP TWQ Hub! The first “View From TWQ” for 2019 is now online and can be found here.
A Tropical Water Quality Hub research project led by Dr Line Bay at the Australian Institute for Marine Science is focused on the genetic characteristics of corals that have survived bleaching events. Dr Bay and her team have been collecting … Read More
Hello from the NESP TWQ Hub! The latest Hub news is now online and can be found in the May 2018 edition of “View From TWQ”.
Dr Yvette Everingham from the National Environmental Science Program and Steve Attard from Agritech Solutions show cane farmers from across Queensland around the Internet of Things demonstration paddock at James Cook University in Cairns, Australia
A NESP Science Day is to be held in Townsville on Monday 20th November, with presentations from many of the Tropical Water Quality research project leaders. To find out more details and how to register your attendance please click here.
Find out what’s going on within the Hub in the October edition of “View From TWQ”, online to view now.
Social media posts, such as this image uploaded to Flickr, can be repurposed for reef health monitoring. Sarah Ackerman/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons, CC BY Susanne Becken, Griffith University; Bela Stantic, Griffith University, and Rod Connolly, Griffith University Social media … Read More