An international team of researchers, including one from UWA, has quantified five critical ecological processes on more than 500 coral reefs worldwide to understand how these processes relate to each other.
The spectacular coral spawning event that occurs off Western Australia’s Ningaloo coastline each year has been successfully simulated for the first time under controlled conditions at the Minderoo Exmouth Research Lab.
An ocean traveller has even more vividly the impression that the ocean is made of waves than that it is made of water.
Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington
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UWA Oceans Institute
The Oceans Institute nurtures an ecosystem of cross-disciplinary researchers and educators to serve the needs of the ocean community of Western Australia, the Indian Ocean and the world.
We are committed to supporting the scholarship of our blue planet for a better tomorrow.