Marine Life Autumn 2020

Marine Life presents the Autumn 2020 edition of their quarterly newsletter.

For everything you need to know about climate change, underwater art, southern right whale dolphins, oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight, aquaculture in Tasmania, shark nets and a whole lot more…

A terrific read.

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River to Reef by Dan and Emma Monceaux

Local Port Noarlunga artists, Dan and Emma Monceaux exhibit their work in an online exhibition.

Check out the beautiful art works, photographs and videos that showcase the local area. Many of the photos are taken on the Port Noarlunga Reef.

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Narwhals and Belugas May be At Risk of Corona Virus Infection

Preliminary research indicates that baleen and toothed whales such as narwhals and belugas could be susceptible to COVID-19.

Another study from 2019, published in the journal Nature Communications, found that reductions in Arctic sea ice may be speeding up the introduction of new viruses from the North Pacific and Atlantic oceans.

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Tasmania’s Own Dead Sea

Waters along the east coast of Tasmania are up to 2C warmer than a little over a century ago.

The warmer waters pushed down by the east Australian current have stripped the area of nutrients and killed more that 95% of the giant kelp forests.

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Lens Beyond Ocean is Back

Malaysia’s annual international underwater photography competition, Lens Beyond Ocean is back to inspire underwater photographers to showcase their great works.

If you are a diver and passionate about underwater photography, this is your chance to showcase your talent.

There are great prizes.

Entries close on 1st November, 2020

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