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Cardwell MangroveWatch Workshop Opportunity

Cardwell Community Training Register here Interested in learning about Mangrove ecosystems? Do you live near the Hinchinbrook Channel? Do you like Mangroves? Then this training is for you! We are seeking dedicated volunteers and coordinators in the communities...

Community Forum on Cairns Port Dredging Announced

The Cairns and Far North Environment Centre (CAFNEC) have today announced the upcoming community forum on Cairns port dredging. When: 24th September 2014, 6:30 pm start Where: Cairns Choral Society hall, 31-33 Greenslopes Street, North Cairns. What: Presentations and...

Shark Conservation

Why do sharks matter in the Great Barrier Reef? Healthy coral reefs need sharks. In a coral reef ecosystem sharks are a top-level predator, sometimes called the apex predator. They are an important part of a reef’s ecosystem helping to maintain balance. A...