Citizen Scientists at Work

IMG_7240cCitizen Scientists are collecting valuable data that would not otherwise be available for scientific scrutiny which is then used to inform management and investment decisions.

If you’d like to join our teams in monitoring seagrass or mangroves, here’s some information that will help:

WQ Coastal Citizen Scientists Monitoring in Moreton Bay

Monitoring Months MWT, MWF & SGW tides

SGWMB Seagrass Monitoring Locations

SGW Methodology

SGW MW Registration Questionnaire, July 2015

And for our teams planning their monitoring, Tide Times Guide and Calculators are provided here:

2016 Tide Times Monitoring Guide

Tide Times Calculator

Willy Weather Brisbane Location Tide Times Calculator

Always check the weather forecasts on the day of your monitoring:

BOM Moreton Bay Forecast

Willy Weather Brisbane Forecast

Who to call about marine strandings

If you encounter  marine animal strandings i.e. sick, injured or dead turtles, dolphin, dugongs or whales:

Call the RSPCA Qld on 1300 ANIMAL (1300 264 625)