Tourism best placed to monitor Reef’s future

A colourful photo of underwater reef.
Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management
The role of tourism and tourism research in maintaining the status of the Great Barrier Reef has been stressed by a Griffith University researcher in the wake of UNESCO’s ruling in Germany. UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee confirmed the findings of a draft report released in June at a meeting in Bonn, meaning the Reef has […]

Surprise source of sediment onto the Reef

Australian Rivers Institute
Griffith University research project may overturn the long held assumption that hill slope erosion associated with grazing and agriculture is the primary cause of damaging terrestrial runoff onto the Great Barrier Reef.