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    A new community-based collaboration aims to address the loss of the seagrass meadows in Cockburn Sound which also act as a nursery for baby pink snapper, calamari, whiting and blue swimmer crabs.

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    New study reveals economic impact of marine heatwaves

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    A new study published in Science shows that marine heatwaves have caused major economic losses around the world, and researchers say global action needs to be taken to ease the impacts of extreme warming events on ocean life and benefits people derive from the oceans.

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    New partnership shores up coral reef restoration

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    Ocean scientists have partnered with global company Mars to optimise the design of a coral reef restoration system which protect coastlines from storm damage.

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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.

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