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Fraser Island World Heritage site, work on marine debris removal, understanding and actioning mitigation

Website/Report

Project lead

Oceanwatch Australia

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 1

Funding amount

$40,000

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

21 May 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

The project aims to the address marine debris issues on Fraser Island though education, community clean-up days and surveys.

Benefits

This project aims to:
  • address marine debris, which will improve the value of the coastal environments for wildlife as well as beach users and tourists.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

120084

Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Fraser Island World Heritage site, work on marine debris removal, understanding and actioning mitigation, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 13 April 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/fraser-island-world-heritage-site-work-on-marine-debris-removal-understanding-9ff6/>.

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