Researchers at the Australian Institute of Marine Science have developed a cost effective method for detecting DNA of the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish.
AIMS researchers have broken new ground while trialling aerial and underwater robots at sea, which would allow greater monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef.
Researchers are looking to harness the Great Barrier Reef’s massive size, to help it resist and recover from the impacts of climate change.
A new report, the Northern Territory Marine Science End User Needs Analysis, has put the marine science needs of the Territory’s stakeholders under scrutiny to produce a clearer understanding of their shared needs for the region.
Experts from the Australian Institute of Marine Science and the Australian Department of Defence Science and Technology division are working together to find answers to a problem affecting all marine industries.
Degraded coral reefs are far quieter than five years ago, and no longer sound like suitable habitat to young fish searching for a place to live and breed, according to the latest research.
Researchers are a step closer to understanding how coral reefs re-seed themselves and adapt to growing environmental threats.
Scientists from James Cook University and the Australian Institute of Marine Science have developed a new method to study microplastics swallowed by sea turtles.
Indigenous elders of the Bindal community held a smoking ceremony and traditional welcome to country, and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags were raised at AIMS headquarters at Cape Cleveland for the first time today.
While shark populations around the world are in decline, ground-breaking research has revealed why reef shark numbers are returning to a coral reef off Australia.