Monitoring runoff helps protect health of Great Barrier Reef


By Ben Ferguson and Shaun Fisher

Sediment, nutrient and pesticide run-off from catchments is contributing to the pressures on marine ecosystems along the Queensland, Australia coast, including the Great Barrier Reef and Moreton Bay. Quantifying the amounts of these constituents in runoff (in both concentration and tonnage) is critical to the effective management of these risks.

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