Under conditions of high temperatures and light corals become stressed to the point where the symbiotic relationship with single cell algae (zooxanthellae) that live within the corals tissues breaks down and the algae are...
In April 2014 Lizard Island was battered by Tropical Cyclone Ita, a Category 4 system that passed within 10 kilometres of the island.
In February, tropical Cyclone Ita carved a path from the Solomon Islands across Papua New Guinea and through northern Queensland finally making land fall near Cape Flattery, north of Cooktown, as a Category-4 system.
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As part of the deployment of sensor network equipment at Lizard Island a site visit was conducted to find suitable locations for the equipmnt and to talk to the station staff about suitable designs. The trip was sucessful with...
A Site Visit was conducted to Orpheus Island to look at locations for the equipment and to test communications.
Scott Bainbridge gave a presentation about the impact of cylcone Hamish on One Tree Island.