In recent months, widespread coral bleaching has been reported from the Northern to the Central Great Barrier Reef (GBR).
IMOS Director, Tim Moltmann, met with Australia's Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel and the Chief Scientists of Australian states.
IMOS Animal tracking observations reveal that groupings of spotted wobbegong sharks, once thought to be chance occurrences, are now believed to reflect far more complex social relationships.
The latest video in the 'IMOS in MOcean' series shows how IMOS OceanCurrent produces visual representations of water movement, sea surface temperature, ocean colour and sea surface height.
University of Western Australia Oceans Institute PhD student, Mohammad Hadi Bahmanpour, was awarded the student ‘Best Poster’ at the International Coastal Symposium (ICS) held in Sydney in March.
The IMOS Bio-Acoustic sub-facility is part of an international effort to observe how mid-water prey species such as small fish, squid, krill and jellyfish are distributed.
The IMOS community is mourning the passing of its foundation Director, Dr Gary Meyers.