June 7, 2019
ECF Inner Harbour trial site for intertidal shellfish reef and translocated mangrove seedlings

Approvals secured for shoreline protection trial

The Foundation is now several steps closer to being able to deliver its Inner Harbour shoreline protection trial in […]
May 11, 2019
Sunset in Inner Harbour, Port River

Port River – ‘a priority project’

In an election commitment, under the Labor Party’s proposed Urban Rivers and Corridors Program, the Port River has […]
March 18, 2019
3-D tiles on seawall, McMahons Point, Sydney Harbour February 2019

Seawall Tiles trial in Inner Harbour, Port Adelaide

The Foundation has secured a $10K Community Environment Grant 2018-19, from the Adelaide & Mt Lofty Natural Resources […]
February 11, 2019
Shoreline protection trial site by ECF in Inner Harbour, Port Adelaide

Nature-based shoreline protection trial, Inner Harbour, Port Adelaide

The Foundation has secured a $10K SA Community Sustainability Grant, sponsored by the SA Government and the Conservation […]
December 5, 2018
3 layer design of subtidal reef by Phill McPeake

Subtidal reef for native oysters in Inner Harbour, Port River

A small trial reef, for native oysters, was built today in the Inner Harbour. Foundation trials have shown, […]
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 […]
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 […]
August 29, 2018
Catherine McMahon (ECF) with Alan Noble (AusOcean) at Adelaide University, witnessing agreement with Flinders Ports

Partnering with AusOcean for seagrass monitoring

Alan Noble, the founder of local not-for-profit AusOcean has developed Network Blue an underwater sensor network. Network Blue rigs […]
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