November 4, 2018
Radio Adelaide interview about Estuary Care Foundation 28.10.18

Radio Adelaide interview

Catherine McMahon spoke about the Foundation’s priorities and projects to Radio Adelaide’s  Sue Reece for the environment program […]
November 4, 2018
Photo of Alan Fletcher, ASC employee with oyster basket for native oyster trial

ASC involved in native oyster trials

ASC Pty Ltd, formerly the Australian Submarine Corporation, has been a participating site in the Foundation’s native oyster […]
October 26, 2018
Seagrass restoration trial in Port River - several cores of seagrass, behind the protection of bagged shell, and joining resident razorfish (pinna)

Seagrass translocation trial begins

Twenty one cores of seagrass (Zostera) were today translocated, about 2 kms south of their host site, to […]
October 13, 2018
Water Research Lab report - Coastal Engineering Assessment for Trial Oyster Shell Filled Bag Structures: Port River, Adelaide

Water Research Lab, UNSW advice for Snowden’s trial

The Water Research Laboratory (WRL) at the University of New South Wales has provided the coastal engineering advice […]
October 10, 2018
Bagged shell in place secured by manila rope to hardwood posts

Snowden’s seagrass and shellfish restoration trial begins

Today was a major milestone, with the Foundation now able to show the first stage of a ‘living […]
September 25, 2018
Visitors at Tennyson Dunes Open Day 23.9.18

Tennyson Dunes Open Day 23.9.18

The Estuary Care Foundation had a display at the Tennyson Dunes Open Day on Sept 23rd. Foundation volunteers […]
September 20, 2018
Aust Science & Maths School students at CYC, measuring adult oysters, part of a native oyster restoration trial

Year 12 Biology students at the Estuary 19.9.18

Thirty six, Year 12, Biology students from the Australian Science and Maths School came to the Estuary to […]
September 19, 2018

Presentation to Rotary Club of West Lakes

Catherine McMahon addressed the Rotary Club of West Lakes evening meeting on September 18th: Restoration of the Port […]
September 9, 2018
Seagrass visible in Port River at low tide, at northern end of Mutton Cove Conservation Reserve, with red-capped plover 28 August 2018

Natural seagrass restoration at Mutton Cove

Low spring tides (e.g. 0.5m) have revealed that there is natural seagrass (Zostera) restoration occuring at the northern […]
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