News from the Forest Floor
RESTORING TASMANIA’S GIANT KELP FORESTS
Professor Craig Johnson talks about a joint research project between IMAS and the Climate Foundation studying the possibility of restoring Tasmania’s iconic giant kelp forests.
Operation Crayweed published in 'Wildlife Australia'
John Turnbull talks to Wildlife Australia about Operation Crayweed - an effort to bring back native crayweed to Sydney’s inshores.
Scientists in race to save giant kelp off Tasmanian coast
The ABC discusses the loss of Tasmania’s kelp forests, and the efforts of the University of Tasmania’s Institute of Marine and Antarctic Science to restore them.
Hungry urchins killing kelp forests
The ABC talks with Dr Paul Carnell about Tasmania's climate change invaders - the black-spin sea urchins migrating from New South Wales due to warming waters
The unsung reef
bioGraphic highlights the importance of the Great Southern Reef and the effort to restore kelp forests across Australia
TASMANIAN KELP FORESTS HIGHLIGHT TOUGH LESSONS ON ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION
Lessons learned following the catastrophic loss of some of Tasmania’s kelp forests could help to inform global efforts to restore ecosystems impacted by human activity.