More than 85 per cent of Australians live less than 50 kilometres from the coast. We’re providing Australian governments, industries and communities with knowledge, tools and integrated approaches to manage their expanding coastal footprint.
Effective conservation and management of the Great Barrier Reef depends on quality science and integrated decision-making.
CSIRO researchers in partnership with The University of Western Australia are conducting the first regionals-scale assessment of marine biodiversity in the Pilbara region, in northern Western Australia.
We are working with Chilean agencies to help the Chilean aquaculture industry improve its long term sustainability after a series of challenges over the past decade.
CSIRO’s Coastal Carbon Cluster will foster vital scientific research to strengthen our low carbon economy and prevent future excessive greenhouse gas emissions.
The Coastal Collaboration Cluster – a major three-year research program – is developing approaches to better connect science with the needs of governments, communities and industries to meet coastal challenges.