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McKenzie, L.J., Collier, C. and Waycott, M. (2014) Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program - Inshore Seagrass, Annual Report for the sampling period 1st July 2011 – 31st May 2012. TropWATER, James Cook University, Cairns.

176pp. [8.3Mb]

 

McKenzie, LJ., Smith, N., Johns, L., Yoshida, R. and Coles, R. 2014. Development of Wet Tropics WQIP elements - seagrass monitoring. A report to Terrain NRM, Innisfail. Centre for Tropical Water & Aquatic Ecosystem Research (TropWATER) report 14/37. James Cook University, Cairns, Australia.

29 pp. [1.7Mb]

 

 

McKenzie, LJ., Coles, R., Johns, L. and Leech, J. 2014, ‘Post Tropical Cyclone Ita assessment of intertidal seagrass status in dugong and green turtle feeding grounds - Jeannie River to Cape Bedford (Cape York)’. Centre for Tropical Water & Aquatic Ecosystem Research (TropWATER) report 14/25. Cairns, James Cook University, Cairns.

20 pp. [2.3Mb]

 

 

McKenzie, LJ. (2013). Long-term in situ temperature monitoring within inshore GBR seagrass meadows. Presentation at Community Compositional Changes and Temperature Thresholds workshop, conducted for the Great Barrier Reef Foundation project “Seagrass connectivity, community composition and growth: attributes of a resilient GBR”. Global Change Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 8th October 2013.

11 pp. [1.1Mb]

 

 

Cullen-Unsworth LC, Nordlund LM, Paddock J, Baker S, McKenzie LJ, Unsworth RKF (2013) Seagrass meadows globally as a coupled social–ecological system: Implications for human wellbeing. Marine Pollution Bulletin. In Press.

[162kb] front page only

Brodie J, Waterhouse J, Schaffelke B, Johnson J, Kroon F, Thorburn P, Rolfe J, Lewis S, Warne M, Fabricius K, McKenzie L, Devlin M (2013). Reef Water Quality Scientific Consensus Statement 2013, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Queensland Government, Brisbane.

10pp. [809kb]

Schaffelke B, Anthony K, Blake J, Brodie J, Collier C, Devlin M, Fabricius K, Martin K, McKenzie L, Negri A, Ronan M, Thompson A and Warne M (2013). “Marine and coastal ecosystem impacts” Chapter 1 in Synthesis of evidence to support the Reef Water Quality Scientific Consensus Statement 2013, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Queensland Government, Brisbane.

47pp. [1.7Mb]

McKenzie, L.J., Collier, C. and Waycott, M. (2012) Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program - Inshore Seagrass, Annual Report for the sampling period 1st July 2010 – 31st May 2011. Fisheries Queensland, Cairns.

230pp. [11.6Mb]

Brodie J, Waterhouse J, Schaffelke B, Furnas M, Maynard J, Collier C, Lewis S, Warne M, Fabricius K, Devlin M, McKenzie L, Yorkston H, Randall L, Bennett J (2013). “Relative risks to the Great Barrier Reef from degraded water quality” Chapter 3 in Synthesis of evidence to support the Reef Water Quality Scientific Consensus Statement 2013, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Queensland Government, Brisbane.

58pp [3.3Mb]

Brodie J, Waterhouse J, Schaffelke B, Furnas M, Maynard J, Collier C, Lewis S, Warne M, Fabricius K, Devlin M, McKenzie L, Yorkston H, Randall L, Bennett J (2013). “Relative risks to the Great Barrier Reef from degraded water quality” Chapter 3 in Synthesis of evidence to support the Reef Water Quality Scientific Consensus Statement 2013, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Queensland Government, Brisbane.

58pp [3.3Mb]

Johnson JE, Brando VE, Devlin MJ, Kennedy K, McKenzie L, Morris S, Schaffelke B, Thompson A, Waterhouse J and Waycott M (2011) Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program: 2009/2010 Synthesis Report. Report prepared by the Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Consortium of monitoring providers for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns.

92pp. [2.6Mb]

McKenzie, L., Collier, C., Waycott, M., Unsworth, R., Yoshida, R. and Smith, N. (2012) Monitoring inshore seagrasses of the GBR and responses to water quality. Proceedings of the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia, 9-13 July 2012. Mini-Symposium 15b – Seagrasses and seagrass ecosystems.

5pp [664kb]

Devlin, M., Brodie, J., Wenger, A., da Silva, E., G. Alvarez- Romero, J., Waterhouse, J. and McKenzie, L. (2012) Extreme weather conditions in the Great Barrier Reef: Drivers of change? Proceedings of the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia, 9-13 July 2012. Mini-Symposium 21A Watershed management and reef pollution.

5pp [399kb]

Coles, R., Grech, A., Rasheed, M. and McKenzie, L. (2012) Evaluating risk to seagrasses in the Tropical Indo-Pacific Region. Proceedings of the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia, 9-13 July 2012. Mini-Symposium 15b – Seagrasses and seagrass ecosystems.

5pp [110kb]

Unsworth, R.K.F., Collier, C.J., Henderson, G.M. and McKenzie, L.J. (2012). Tropical seagrass meadows modify seawater carbon chemistry: implications for coral reefs impacted by ocean acidification. Environmental Research Letters. 7 (024026) 9pp


Open access from IOP Science CLICK HERE

Grech, A., Chartrand-Miller, K., Erftemeijer, P., Fonseca, M., McKenzie, L., Rasheed, M., Taylor, H. and Coles, R. (2012). A comparison of threats, vulnerabilities and management approaches in global seagrass bioregions. Environmental Research Letters 7(2): 024006 (8pp) doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/2/024006 [374kb]


Open access from IOP Science CLICK HERE

Collier, C.J., Waycott, M.W. and McKenzie, L. (2012). Light thresholds derived from seagrass loss. Ecological Indicators 23: 211–219.


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Coles RG, Grech A, Rasheed, MA, McKenzie LJ, Unsworth RKF, and Short F (2011) Seagrass ecology and threats in the tropical Indo-Pacific bioregion Chapter 9 In: Pirog RS (ed) Seagrass: Ecology, Uses and Threats Editors. 2010 Nova Science Publishers, Inc ISBN: 978-1-61761-987-8

[813kb]


Open access from Nova Publishers CLICK HERE

Di Carlo G. and McKenzie L.J. (2011). Seagrass training manual for resource managers. Conservation International, USA. 54pp.

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Waycott M, McKenzie LJ, Mellors JE, Ellison JC, Sheaves MT, Collier C, Schwarz A, Webb A, Johnson JE and Payri CE (2011) Vulnerability of mangroves, seagrasses and intertidal flats in the tropical Pacific to climate change. Chapter 6. In: Bell JD, Johnson JE and Hobday AJ (eds) Vulnerability of Tropical Pacific Fisheries and Aquaculture to Climate Change. Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Noumea, New Caledonia. pp 297-368.

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Complete book available from Secretariat of the Pacific Community CLICK HERE

Waterhouse J (Compiler) (2010) Optimising Water Quality and Impact Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Programs. Synthesis Report prepared for the Marine and Tropical Sciences Research Facility (MTSRF) with contributions from K. Fabricius, R. Pearson, A. Arthington, J. Wallace, M. Sheaves, M. Waycott, L. McKenzie, P. Kuhnert, J. Brodie, S. Lewis, Z. Bainbridge, M. van Grieken, C. Robinson, T. Lynam and their research teams. Published by the Reef & Rainforest Research Centre Ltd, Cairns (151pp.).

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McKenzie L, Yoshida R, Grech A & Coles R. (2010) Queensland seagrasses. Status 2010 - Torres Strait and East Coast. Fisheries Queensland (DEEDI), Cairns. 6pp.

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McKenzie LJ and Coles RG (2011). Working together to monitor seagrass in Queensland's Ramsar sites. National Wetlands Update 2011. Wetlands Australia 19: 28-29.

[318kb]

Download ISSUE 19, National Wetlands Update 2011

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To order hardcopies, CLICK HERE

McKenzie LJ, Unsworth RKF and Waycott M (2010). Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program: Intertidal Seagrass, Annual Report for the sampling period 1st September 2009 – 31st May 2010. Fisheries Queensland, Cairns (136pp).

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To view more science reports from the Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program, visit GBRMPA

 

Finn PG, Udy BS, Baltais SJ, Price K and Coles L (2010). Assessing the quality of seagrass data collected by community volunteers in Moreton Bay Marine Park, Australia. Environmental Conservation. 37(1): 83–89.

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McKenzie LJ (2010). Global monitoring program provides early warming of coastal ecological decline. National Wetlands Update 2010. Wetlands Australia 18: 21.


[217kb]

Download ISSUE 18, National Wetlands Update 2010 [4Mb]


To order hardcopies, visit SEWPaC

McKenzie LJ and Unsworth RKF (2009). Reef Rescue Marine Monitoring Program: Intertidal Seagrass, Final Report 2008/2009. Fisheries Queensland, Cairns (127pp).

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Roelfsema CM, Phinn SR, Udy N and Maxwell P (2009). An integrated field and remote sensing approach for mapping seagrass cover, Moreton Bay, Australia. Spatial Science. 54(1): 45-62.

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Mellors JE, McKenzie LJ and Coles RG (2008). Seagrass-Watch: Engaging Torres Strait Islanders in marine habitat monitoring. Continental Shelf Research. 28: 2339– 2349.

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Coles RG, McKenzie LJ, Rasheed MA, Mellors JE, Taylor H, Dew K, McKenna S, Sankey TL, Carter A B and Grech A (2007). Status and Trends of Seagrass Habitats in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Unpublished report to the Marine and Tropical Sciences Research Facility. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Limited, Cairns (122 pp.).

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McKenzie LJ (2007). Relationships between seagrass communities and sediment properties along the Queensland coast. Progress report to the Marine and Tropical Sciences Research Facility. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre Ltd, Cairns (25pp.).


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Waycott M, Collier C, McMahon K, Ralph P, McKenzie L, Udy J and Grech A (2007). Part II, Chapter 8, Vulnerability of seagrasses in the Great Barrier Reef to climate change. In Climate Change and the Great Barrier Reef, eds. Johnson JE and Marshall PA. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and Australian Greenhouse Office, Australia. pp.193-235.

[1.5Mb]

Complete book available from Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority CLICK HERE

Rasheed MA, Taylor HA, Coles RG and McKenzie LJ (2007). Coastal seagrass habitats at risk from human activity in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area: Review of areas to be targeted for monitoring. DPI&F Publication PR07-2971 (DPI, Cairns), 43 pp.


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Campbell SJ, McKenzie LJ and Kerville SP (2006) Photosynthetic responses of seven tropical seagrasses to elevated seawater temperature. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 330: 455– 468.

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Coles RG, McKenzie LJ, Campbell SJ, Yoshida RL, Edward A and Short FT (2005). The effect of causeway construction on seagrass meadows in the Western Pacific – a lesson from the ancient city of Nan Madol, Madolenihmw, Pohnpei, FSM. Pacific Conservation Biology 11: 212-220.

[112kb] front page only

Campbell SJ and McKenzie LJ (2004) Flood related loss and recovery of intertidal seagrass meadows in southern Queensland, Australia. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 60: 477-490.

[95kb] front page only

McKenzie LJ, Lee Long WJ, Coles RG and Roder CA (2000) Seagrass-Watch: Community based monitoring of seagrass resources. Biol. Mar. Medit. 7(2): 393-396.

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Yoshida M, Kouchi N and Nakaoka M (2003) Citizens' involvement for seagrass watch survey in Okinawa Island. Japanese Journal of Conservation Ecology. 8(2): 119-128.

(Japanese text, English Abstract)

[1.5mb]

Lee Long W J, Coles RG & McKenzie LJ (2000). Issues for seagrass conservation management in Queensland. Pacific Conservation Biology 5: 321-328.

[24kb] front page only

Prange J, Haynes D, Schaffelke B and Waterhouse J. (2007) Great Barrier Reef Water Quality Protection Plan, Annual Marine Monitoring Report. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville. 115pp.

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Seagrasses: Pohnpei Island & Ahnd Atoll 26 October – 3 November 2005 

McKenzie, L.J. and Rasheed, M.J. (2006). Seagrasses: Pohnpei Island and Ahnd Atoll Marine Assessment: Technical report of survey conducted 26 October – 3 November 2005. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, DPI&F, Cairns). 60pp.


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McKenzie LJ, Campbell SJ, Roder CA, Bité JS and Coles RG (2001). Local Eyes: Global Wise, International Seagrass-Watch Volunteers Forum, Hervey Bay 12th-15th October 2001. Proceedings of the 1st International Seagrass-Watch volunteers Forum. (DPI, QFS, Cairns) 85pp.

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McKenzie LJ and Campbell SJ (2002). Local Eyes: Global Wise, Proceedings of the 1st International Seagrass-Watch Volunteers Forum, Hervey Bay 12-15th October 2001 – Volume 2. (DPI, QFS, Cairns) 37pp.


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McKenzie L, Campbell SJ and Lasi F (2006). Seagrasses and Mangroves. In: Green, A., P. Lokani, W. Atu, P. Ramohia, P. Thomas and J. Almany (eds). 2006. Solomon Islands Marine Assessment: Technical report of survey conducted May 13 to June 17, 2004. TNC Pacific Island Countries Report No 1/06.

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Green A, Lokani P, Atu W, Ramohia P, Thomas P and Almany J (eds.) 2006. Solomon Islands Marine Assessment: Technical report of survey conducted May 13 to June 17, 2004. TNC Pacific Island Countries Report No. 1/06.

To download full report CLICK HERE

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McKenzie LJ and Campbell SJ (2003). Seagrass resources of the Booral Wetlands and the Great Sandy Strait: February/March 2002. DPI Information Series QI03016 (DPI, Cairns) 28 pp

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Campbell SJ, Roder CA, McKenzie LJ and Lee Long WJ (2002). Seagrass Resources in the Whitsunday Region 1999 and 2000. DPI Information Series QI02043 (DPI, Cairns) 50 pp.

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Campbell SJ and McKenzie LJ (2001). Seagrass and algal abundance in the Whitsundays region. Status Report: March 2001. (DPI&F, Cairns) 10pp.

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Campbell SJ and McKenzie LJ (2001). Community-based monitoring of intertidal seagrass meadows in Hervey Bay and Whitsunday, 1998-2001. DPI Information Series QI01090 (DPI, Cairns) 32 pp.

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Baker R and Sheppard R (2006). Fisheries resources of Albatross Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria. Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries Information Series, QI06062.

 

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Haynes D, Waterhouse J, Innes J, Vella K, Furnas M and Schaffelke B (2005). Great Barrier Reef Water Quality Protection Plan (Reef Plan): First Annual Marine Monitoring Programme Report - September 2005. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. 68pp.

[1.9Mb]

Nair V, Rupeni E, Wilson L, O'Gorman D, Holloway C, Sriskanthan G, Tabunakawai K, Afzal D, Areki F and Fiu M (2006). Setting Priorities for Marine Conservation in the Fiji Islands Marine Ecoregion. SPP WWF, Suva. 74 pp.

[4.35Mb]

Woodley SJ, Williams D, Harvey T, Jones A (2006). World Heritage Research: Making a Difference. CRC Reef Research, Education and Capacity Building 1999-2006. CRC Reef Research Centre. Townsville, Australia.

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Chin A (2005), ‘Seagrasses’ in Chin. A (ed) State of the Great Barrier Reef On-line, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville.


[762kb]

This document is also available from GBRMPA

State of the Environment Queensland 2003 - seagrass & Seagrass-Watch

[596 kb]

 

Australia State of the Environment Report 2001 (Theme Report)

-seagrass  & Seagrass-Watch

Download 2001 SOE Australia Pdf (88kb)

Also available from DEH

McKenzie LJ, Mellors JE, Yoshida RL and Coles RG (2006). Seagrass-Watch: A non-destructive, seagrass assessment and monitoring program - 1998-2006. Abstracts: Catchments to Coast. Cairns Qld Australia 9-14 July 2006. Australian Marine Sciences Association 44th Annual Conference and the Society of Wetland Scientists 27th International Conference. p73.

[131kb]

Mellors J, McKenzie LJ, Waycott M, Udy J and Coles RG (2006). Intertidal seagrass monitoring – A component of the RWQPP monitoring programme. Abstracts: Catchments to Coast. Cairns Qld Australia 9-14 July 2006. Australian Marine Sciences Association 44th Annual Conference and the Society of Wetland Scientists 27th International Conference. p76.

[168kb]

Smyth et al. (2006) Part 2a: Dugongs: Knowledge and concerns about dugongs based on scientific research. In Smyth, D., Dugong and Marine Turtle Knowledge Handbook: Indigenous and scientific knowledge of dugong and marine turtles in northern Australia - February 2006. (NAILSMA, Darwin). pp37-55.

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Smyth et al. (2006) Dugong and Marine Turtle Knowledge Handbook: Indigenous and scientific knowledge of dugong and marine turtles in northern Australia - February 2006. (NAILSMA, Darwin).

[4.3Mb]

Bowie R and Mills I (2006). Seagrass-Watch, page 12. In NAILSMA Youth Forum, 9th – 10th March 2006, Darwin Airport Resort, Northern Territory.


[778kb]

Finn P, Udy N, Baltais S, Price K and Maxwell P (2007). Distribution and status of seagrasses in Moreton Bay, Australia, and an evaluation of community based monitoring (Seagrass-Watch). Abstract from the Queensland Coastal Conference 17-20 September 2007.

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Bulkeley L (2000). Benefits of community action in the environment: A case study of the Seagrass-Watch in Hervey Bay and the Whitsundays. Report to School for international Training, C.S.A Byron Bay. 39pp.

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Nakaoka M (2000). Development of local and global networks for reserch and conservation of seagrasses. Aquabiology. 22(6): 566-569.

Lanyon J (1986). Guide to the identification of seagrasses in the Great Barrier Reef region. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Special Publication Series (3) (Nadicprint Services, Townsville). 54pp.

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This guide is also available at the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority CLICK HERE

Butler AJ and Jernakoff P (eds) (1999). Seagrass in Australia: Strategic Review and Development of an R&D Plan. CSIRO Publishing. 210 pp.


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This book is also available free from CSIRO

       

 

 

 

Training Proceedings

 

 
       
       

McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2016). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Mackay Whitsunday Natural Resource Management Region, QPWS Whitsunday Information Centre, Jubilee Pocket, Airlie Beach, 16-17 July 2016 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 68pp. [6Mb]

McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2015). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Burnett Mary Natural Resource Management Region, University of Southern Queensland, Fraser Coast Campus, Hervey Bay, Queensland, 29-30 August 2015 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 68pp. [2.61 MB]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Wet Tropics, Queensland. James Cook University, Smithfield, Queensland, 2 - 3 December 2014. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 50pp. [3.1Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Kimberley region, Western Australia. Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaW) - Broome Work Centre, Broome, 25-27 October 2014. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 56pp. [4.0Mb]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Wet Tropics, Queensland. James Cook University, Smithfield, Queensland, 11 - 12 August 2014. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 50pp. [3.2Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Burdekin and Wet Tropics regions, Queensland. Girringun Training Centre, Cardwell, 7-8 August 2014 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 60pp. [3.4Mb]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in Cape York Peninsula. Yuku-Baja-Muliku Ranger Base, Archer Point, Queensland, 24-25 July 2014 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 64pp. [3Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2014). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Wet Tropics, Queensland. James Cook University, Smithfield, Queensland, 10 - 11 June 2014. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 48pp. [2.6Mb]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2013). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Kimberley region, Western Australia. Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaW) - Broome Work Centre, Broome, 19 - 20 October 2013. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 60pp. [4.1Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2013). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in South East Queensland, August 2013. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 64pp. [2.7Mb]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2013). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in Singapore, June 2013. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 58pp. [2.6Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2013). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Noosa region, South East Queensland. CWA Hall, Tewantin, Queensland, 9 - 10 March 2013 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 50pp. [2.6M]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2012). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Mackay Whitsunday Region, Queensland, Australia. QPWS Whitsunday Information Centre, Jubilee Pocket, Airlie Beach, 13-14 October 2012. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 78pp. [3.4Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2012). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Kimberley region, Western Australia. Department of Environment & Conservation - West Kimberley Office, Broome, 29 - 30 September 2012. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 62pp. [4.4M]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2012). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in Queensland. Northern Fisheries Facility, Cairns, Queensland, 16  -17 July 2012 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 50pp. [4.4Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2012). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Gold Coast region, South East Queensland. David Fleay Wildlife Park, Burleigh Heads, Queensland, 30 June - 01 July 2012 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 58pp. [2.7Mb]
McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2011). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for monitoring seagrass habitats in the Kimberley region, Western Australia. Department of Environment & Conservation - West Kimberley Office, Broome, 15 - 16 October 2011. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 66pp. [4.4Mb] McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2011). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Great Sandy Marine Park, Queensland. Coast Guard Sandy Straits QF21, Boonooroo, 2nd – 3rd April 2011. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 66pp. [3.1Mb]

McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2010). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Kimberley Region, Western Australia. Department of Environment & Conservation - West Kimberley Office, Broome, 10 12 September 2010. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 68pp. [3.2Mb]

McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2010). Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Fiji Islands. Marine Studies Conference Room, University of the South Pacific, Laucala Campus, Suva, 1st – 2nd March 2010. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 58pp.

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Mellors, JE & McKenzie, L.J. (2009). Seagrass-Watch: Seagrass Monitoring Guidelines for Torres Strait Communities. Proceedings of a workshop held on Meer Island, Torres Strait September 14-15, 2009
(Seagrass-Watch, Townsville). 64pp.

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McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2009). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Kimberley Region, Western Australia. Department of Environment & Conservation - West Kimberley Office, Broome, 23 24 August 2009. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 58pp.
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McKenzie, LJ, Yaakub, SM & Yoshida, R.L. (2009). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Singapore, 1st – 3rd May 2009. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 64pp.
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McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2009). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Indonesia. The Nature Conservancy, Coral Triangle Center, Sanur, Bali, 9th May 2009. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 56pp.
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McKenzie, LJ & Yoshida, R.L. (2009). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, 26–27 March 2009. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 49pp.

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Mellors, JE & McKenzie, LJ (2009) Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats. Proceedings of a workshop held on Thursday Island, Torres Strait. March 4-8, 2009 (Seagrass-Watch, Townsville) 58pp.

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McKenzie, LJ (2008). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Mapping and Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, 18–20 October 2008. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 47pp.

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Mellors, JE and McKenzie, LJ (2008). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for the Girringun Rangers. Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Girringun Sea Country, 3rd & 4th June 2008. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Townsville). 33pp.

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McKenzie, LJ and Yoshida, RL (2008). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Hervey Bay and the Great Sandy Strait, Queensland. Urangan Community Centre, Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens, Hervey Bay, Queensland, 17th – 18th May 2008. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 40pp.

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Mellors, JE and McKenzie, LJ (2008). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Bowen, 17th May 2008. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns).24pp.

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McKenzie, LJ and Yoshida, RL (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of Workshops for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in South East Queensland. Capalaba Baseball Club, Sheldon, Brisbane, 24th November 2007 and Gecko House, Currumbin, Gold Coast 25th November 2007. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 32pp.

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Mellors, JE and McKenzie (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Wellesley Island Rangers. Proceedings of a training workshop, Mornington Island October 30-31, 2007 (DPI&F, Cairns). 28pp

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 McKenzie, L.J. (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a Workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Kimberley Region, Western Australia. Department of Environment & Conservation - Kimberley District Office, Broome, 1st – 2nd September 2007 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 35pp.

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McKenzie, LJ, Mellors, JE and Yoshida, R (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Proceedings of a workshop for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Whitsunday Region. QPWS Whitsunday Information Centre, Airlie Beach 14th July 2007. (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 32pp.

[1.4Mb] 

 

 

McKenzie, L.J. and Yoshida, R.L. (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Fiji Islands. Proceedings of a training workshop, Corpus Christi Teachers College, Laucala Bay, Suva, Fiji, 16th June 2007 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 42pp.

[1.5Mb] 

 

McKenzie, L.J. (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Philippine Participants. Proceedings of a training workshop, Bolinao Marine Laboratory, University of the Philippines, 9th – 10th April 2007

(DPI&F, Cairns). 36pp.

[0.97Mb]

 

 

McKenzie, L.J., Yaakub, S.M., and Yoshida, R.L. (2007). Seagrass-Watch:Guidelines for TeamSeagrass Singapore. Participants. Proceedings of a training workshop, National Parks Board, Biodiversity Centre, Singapore, 24th – 25th March 2007 (Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns). 32pp.

[944kb]

 

McKenzie, LJ, and Mellors, JE (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in the Burdekin Dry Tropics Region. Proceedings of a training workshop, Arcadian Junior Surf Life Saving Club Townsville, 18th March 2007 (DPI&F, Cairns). 24pp.

[753kb]

McKenzie, LJ and Mellors, JE (2007). Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for Torres Strait Land & Sea Rangers. Proceedings of a training workshop, Port Kennedy Association Hall, Thursday Island, Torres Strait, 26th February 2007

(DPI&F, Cairns). 36pp

[1.20Mb]

 

 

McKenzie, L. and Mellors, JE (2006) Seagrass-Watch Proceedings of a Training Workshop for the Townsville Region

[913kb]

McKenzie, L. and Mellors, JE (2006) Seagrass-Watch Proceedings of a Training Workshop for the Mackay region

[932kb]

McKenzie, L.J. (2006).  Seagrasses. In "WCS and CFMDP Marine Training Program: Course notes. Motupore Island Research Centre, Papua New Guinea, January 29 - February 23 2006". Chapter 5. WCS, PNG. pp. 128-147.

[1.2Mb]

 

McKenzie, LJ and Campbell, SJ. (2002) Community and education-based monitoring of seagrass in Sabah, Malaysia. A workshop organised by Borneo Marine Research Institute, University of Malaysia, Sabah, 15-16 August 2002. Seagrass-Watch HQ. 15pp.

[1.7Mb]

 

McKenzie, L.J. and Vuki, V. (2002). Seagrass-Watch community involvement workshop, July 2nd, The University of the South Pacific, Fiji. (DPI&F, Cairns). 15pp.

[346kb]

McKenzie, L.J. & Campbell, S.J. (2000). Seagrass-Watch Refresher Workshops: Hervey Bay & Great Sandy Strait, February 2001. Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns. 7pp.
[160kb]

Lee Long, W.J. & Campbell, S.J. (2000). Seagrass-Watch Information Workshop: Whitsundays June 2000. Seagrass-Watch HQ, Cairns. 7pp.
[158kb]

 

McKenzie, L.J. Coles, R.G. and Lee Long, W.J. (1998) Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for community groups and volunteers in the Hervey Bay and Great Sandy Strait Region. (QDPI, Cairns). 126pp. (28pp)

[1.8Mb]

McKenzie, L.J., Coles, R.G. and Lee Long, W.J. (1998) Seagrass-Watch Thailand: Guidelines for community groups and volunteers. (QDPI, Cairns). 120pp.

[418kb]

 

McKenzie, L.J., Roder, C.A., Vidler, K.P. and Lee Long, W.J. (1998) Seagrass-Watch: Guidelines for community groups and volunteers in the Whitsunday Region. (QDPI, Cairns). 126pp. (43pp)

[3.0Mb]

Example of a Seagrass-Watch flyer

(30kb)

       

 

 

 

Brochures

 

 

       

World Seagrass Association Seagrass Calendar 2012

Calendar concept, design, and layout by Giuseppe di Carlo of the World Seagrass Association (wsa.seagrassonline.org) and Jane Thomas of the Integration and Application Network (www.ian.umces.edu).

A4 sized version [20.6Mb]

Letter sized version [36.1Mb]

Queensland seagrasses. Status 2010 - Torres Strait and East Coast.

McKenzie L, Yoshida R, Grech A & Coles R. (2010) Queensland seagrasses. Status 2010 - Torres Strait and East Coast. Fisheries Queensland (DEEDI), Cairns. 6pp.

[1.91Mb]

Seagrass: a hidden treasure (2010)

Brochure by Tim Carruthers, Bill Dennison & Giuseppe Di Carlo

Published by Integration & Application Network (UNCES) & Conservation International

(4Mb)

Seagrasses: prairies of the sea (2010)

Brochure by Tim Carruthers, Bill Dennison & Giuseppe Di Carlo

Published by Integration & Application Network (UNCES) & Conservation International

(4.8Mb)

Seagrass-Watch (2006)

Brochure by Len McKenzie & Rudi Yoshida

Published by CRC Reef Research Centre Ltd & DPI&F

(793kb)                                                                  

Seagrasses of Green Island (2008)

Brochure by Len McKenzie & Rudi Yoshida


Published by RRRC & DPI&F

(397 kb)


                                                               

Seagrasses of Dunk Island (2008)

Brochure by Len McKenzie & Rudi Yoshida


Published by RRRC & DPI&F


(684kb)                                                                

Seagrasses of Hamilton Island (2007)

Brochure by Len McKenzie & Rudi Yoshida


Published by MTSRF & DPI&F


(586kb)                                                                

Seagrass-Watch (2001)

Brochure by Stuart Campbell, Len McKenzie (DPI&F) & Tim Carruthers (UQ)

Published by Marine Botany, University of Queensland

(3.5Mb)                                                      

Seagrasses in Queensland waters: Current state of knowledge March 2004

Brochure by Rob Coles, Len McKenzie, Stuart Campbell, Jane Mellors, (DPI&F), Michelle Waycott (JCU) and Louise Goggin (CRC Reef).

Published by CRC Reef Research Centre Ltd 2004

(463Mb)

Dugongs in the Great Barrier Reef: Current state of knowledge April 2002

Brochure by Ivan Lawler (CRC Reef, JCU), Helene Marsh (CRC Reef, JCU), Brenda McDonald (JCU) and Tony Stokes (GBRMPA).

Published by CRC Reef Research Centre Ltd 2004

(564kb)

‘Ilan Pasin – Seagrass-Watcha, Torres Strait’ [Seagrass-Watch our Way in the Torres Strait] (2005)

Poster by Jane Mellors (DPI&F).

Published by CRC Torres Strait Ltd & DPI&F

(2.5kb)

Seagrass-Watch Western Pacific Handout

Brochure by Len McKenzie & Rudi Yoshida

Published by DPI&F

(296kb)

Seagrasses in Queensland

Brochure by Rob Coles, Jane Mellors & Len McKenzie

Published by DPI&F

(356kb)

Western Pacific Seagrasses & Seagrass-Watch

Brochure by Len McKenzie (DPI&F)

Published by CRC Reef Research Centre Ltd & DPI&F

(296kb)

Seagrass Monitoring

Brochure by Totally Wild

Published by networkten

(55kb)

Seagrasses of Pohnpei & Seagrass-Watch

Brochure by Len McKenzie (DPI&F)

Published by CRC Reef Research Centre Ltd & DPI&F

(313kb)

Volunteer to help conserve Queensland’s natural wonders


(Seagras-Watch, page 5)


Published by Tourism Queensland


(1.077Mb)

 

       

 

 

 

Posters

 

 

       
   

Seagrass-Watch: increasing the charisma of seagrass through education and awareness.

Yoshida R, McKenzie L, Coles R, Johns L, and Smith N (2012) Seagrass-Watch: increasing the charisma of seagrass through education and awareness. Poster Abstract P1.2 In: JC Creed & SS Oigman-Pszczol (Eds.) Proceedings of the 10th International Seagrass Biology Workshop (ISBW10), 25-30 November 2012, Armação dos Búzios, Brazil. Instituto Biodiversidade Marinha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. p69

[4.3Mb]

Seagrass: About

Poster produced by the Broome Community Seagrass Monitoring Project, supported by environs Kimberley, Department of Environment and Conservation, Seagrass-Watch and Coastwest

(509kb)                                                                                                                              

Seagrass: An essential ecosystem

Poster produced by the Broome Community Seagrass Monitoring Project, supported by environs Kimberley, Department of Environment and Conservation, Seagrass-Watch and Coastwest

(255kb)                                                                                                                              

Seagrass: Under pressure

Poster produced by the Broome Community Seagrass Monitoring Project, supported by environs Kimberley, Department of Environment and Conservation, Seagrass-Watch and Coastwest

(503kb)                                                                                                                              

Distribution and status of seagrasses in Moreton Bay, Australia, and an evaluation of community based monitoring (Seagrass-Watch)

Finn, P., Udy, N., Baltais, S., Price, K. and Maxwell, P. (2007).

Poster presented at Inaugural Queensland Coastal Conference 2007: Shifting Sands. 17 – 19 September 2007, Bundaberg, QLD.

(772kb)                                                                                                                              

River to Reef: Doing your bit to look after it! 

     
Set of 10 posters


Posters by Reef Beat


Published by GBRMPA

(1.41Mb)                                                                                                                              

A regional approach to monitoring change in seagrass meadows.


Cambell, S.J., McKenzie, L.J., Roder, C.A. and Coles, R.G. (2002).


Poster presented at ISBW5, Ensenada, Mexico.


(473kb)

                                                               

Tropical seagrasses of Queensland.


Poster by McKenzie, L.J. and Roder, C.A. (1999).


Published by CRC Reef Ltd & DPI&F


(2.8Mb)

Seagrass: the meadows of the sea


Published by QPWS (Maryborough)


(548kb)

 

Dugong: a fragile life cycle


Published by QPWS (Maryborough)


(993kb)

 

Coastal connections: from you to the sea...and back again


Published by QPWS (Maryborough)


(681kb)

Mangroves: more than mud and mozzies!


Published by QPWS (Maryborough)


(330kb)

Sea Turtles: ancient mariners in danger

Published by QPWS (Maryborough)


(575 kb)

 

 

 

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