Protecting Marine Ecosystems:
Australian and New Zealand links

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New Zealand Government organisations:
Ministry of Fisheries  Status of NZ fisheries
Ministry for the Environment
Department of Conservation

New Zealand NGOs and academic sites:
Greenpeace New Zealand
New Zealand Marine Sciences Society
NIWA National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research
Royal Forest and Bird Society of New Zealand

Australian Government organisations:
Australian Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry 
Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (part of DAFF)
Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Australian Institute of Marine Science
Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA)
Australian Oceanographic Data Centre
CSIRO Commonwealth Industrial and Scientific Research Organisation  
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research  
CSIRO "Marine Hub" collaborative biodiversity research
CSIRO surface ocean currents and temperature
CSIRO publications  
CSIRO Centre for Research on Introduced Marine Pests
CSIRO Sea surface temperature
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation
Geoscience Australia
: (estuary survey, mapping and national database)
High Seas Biodiversity (Environment Australia, Government)
National Oceans Office (Australian Commonwealth Government)
National Fisheries ESD website (joint agency funded)

Australian academic & joint venture sites:
Antarctic climate and ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre
Australian Institute of Marine Science
BlueLink (Bureau of Meteorology) 
BlueNet - Australian ocean data network
Centre for Whale Research (Curt Jenner)
Cooperative Research Centre for Coastal, Estuary and Waterway Management
Deep Ocean Australia (University of Queensland)
Integrated marine observing system (IMOS)
International Marine Project Activities Centre (part of the Reef CRC)
Institute for Antarctic and Southern Ocean Studie
Marine Education Society of Australasia
Ocean Biogeographic Information System (Australia) - part of Marine Life Census
Reef Research Centre A Cooperative Research Centre based in Queensland.
Tasmania SeaMap (part of Tasmanian Aquaculture and Fisheries Institute)

NGOs and Qangos
Association of Australian Ports and Marine Authorities (AAPMA)
Australian Coral Reef Society
Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS)
Australian Marine Science Association (AMSA)
Australian Seabird Rescue
Australian Society for Fish Biology
Australian Underwater Federation
Blue Wedges (coalition to protect Port Phillip Bay)
Carpentaria Ghost Nets Program
Ecocean (whaleshark conservation)
Fishers for Conservation (Australia)
Grey Nurse Shark Conservation
Greenpeace Australia (oceans campaign)
Humane Society International (Australia)
Marine and Coastal Community Network
Marine Education Society of Australasia
Marine Life Society of South Australia
National Parks Association NSW
National Parks Association Tasmania
National Parks Association Victoria
National Parks Association Queensland
New South Wales Saltwater Environment Alliance (SEA)
ReefCheck Australia

State-related marine websites (Australia):
Western Australia: 
Department of Environment and Conservation WA
Department of Fisheries, WA
Marine Parks and Reserves Authority, WA

Northern Territory:
Department of Natural Resources, Environment, the Arts, and Sport 
Fisheries Group (Department of Business, Industry and Resource Development)

Cooperative Research Centre for the Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (joint Queensland / Commonwealth)
GBRMPA research publications
GBRMPA State of the Reef Report
Qld Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries
Qld Environment Protection Agency

New South Wales:
National Parks and Wildlife Service
Fisheries NSW (Department of Primary Industries)
Marine Parks Authority

Coast Action Victoria (Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria)
Fisheries Victoria (Department of Primary Industries) Bag and size limits
Museum of Victoria
: crustaceans of southern Australia
Marine Discovery Centre
Reef Watch Victoria
Victorian Coastal Council
Parks Victoria

Australian Capital Territory (Jervis Bay): 
Jervis Bay Territory (under ACT jurisdiction)

Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment
Island Care (Part of the Parks Tasmania website)
Molluscs of Tasmania (NGO)
TAFI Tasmanian Aquaculture and Fisheries Institute
TAFI Marine Research Laboratory
Rehabilitating the Derwent Estuary
State of the environment report for Tasmania

South Australia: 
Department of Environment and Heritage, Coast and Marine Conservation Branch
Fisheries SA (SA State Department of Primary Industries and Resources)
South Australian Research and Development Institute 
South Australian Fishing Industry Council
South Australian Museum
South Australian Recreational Fishing Advisory Council


Australian fishing industry:
Australian Seafood Industry Council
New South Wales Seafood Industry Council
Northern Territory Seafood Council
Queensland Seafood Industry Association
South Australian Seafood Council
South Australian Fishing Industry Council
Seafood Industry Victoria
Tasmanian Fishing Industry Council
Western Australian Fishing Industry Council

Western Rock Lobster Council