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WA waters a possible hotspot for krill

December 13th, 2016

WA waters are home to more than 40 percent of the world

A PhD research project has revealed that the waters off Western Australia are home to 40 per cent of the world’s krill species.

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Tales of ocean adventures draw WA marine scientists to Murdoch

July 1st, 2015

RV Investigator (photo: CSIRO)

More than 100 marine scientists gathered at Murdoch to hear tales of exploratory ocean research voyages around the world.

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Krill research earns PhD student a big award

June 23rd, 2015

PhD student Alicia Sutton has won the ASMA Allen award

Alicia Sutton was awarded the prestigious Allen Award by the Australian Marine Sciences Association for her research into on basin-wide oceanographic drivers of krill zoogeography in the Indian Ocean.

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Hero for WA coastal waterways honoured

July 10th, 2013

Renowned scientist Professor Ian Potter has won the prestigious Australian Marine Sciences Association Jubilee Award for his research into the biology and community ecology of fish and invertebrates in Western Australian marine and estuarine waters.

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