vasse wonnerup estuary

Back in black: Black bream show signs of recovery following fish kill

April 7th, 2016

Murdoch research assistant James Keleher with a 43 cm black bream caught and released in the Vasse Wonnerup

A popular recreational fish species in the Vasse-Wonnerup estuary is showing signs of recovering from a major fish kill event three years ago.

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Bird diets study to provide insight into wetlands health

March 16th, 2016

Sian Glazier at the Vasse Wonnerup Wetlands

A unique study of bird diets is set to provide new insights into the health of the Vasse-Wonnerup Wetlands near Busselton.

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New study to investigate fish movement in Vasse-Wonnerup

February 12th, 2014

Researchers from Murdoch University are embarking on an 18-month study to better understand the movement patterns of Black Bream and Sea Mullet in the Vasse-Wonnerup Estuary.

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Research reveals estuary threats

July 10th, 2013

Researchers from Murdoch University spent time in the iconic Vasse-Wonnerup estuary, surveying introduced fish species and measuring nutrient levels in the sediment.

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There's something fishy in the Vasse-Wonnerup Estuary

August 9th, 2012

The ‘Cane Toad of Fish’ has been discovered in the Vasse-Wonnerup Estuary, following the first quantitative fish surveys in the area conducted by researchers from Murdoch University.

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