Marine Grading Report

>Marine Grading Report

Where do the results come from?

2022-08-12T02:54:55+10:00August 12th, 2022|

All Marine Monitoring results currently come from Great Barrier Reef (GBR) Marine Monitoring Program (MMP) which is coordinated by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park [...]

What do the scores mean?

2022-08-12T02:54:37+10:00August 12th, 2022|

The Coral, Seagrass and Water Quality scores are indicators of the health of two of the most important natural and living marine habitats (Coral and [...]

What can affect the scores?

2022-08-12T02:54:18+10:00August 12th, 2022|

Coral: the health of coral reefs is affected by multiple environmental pressures. These may include poor water quality, high sediment loads, cyclones, elevated seawater temperatures [...]

Why is marine reporting important?

2022-08-12T02:53:06+10:00August 12th, 2022|

Monitoring and reporting the condition of nearshore habitats helps scientists and managers to assess the effects of pressures on these habitats, which allows better management [...]