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 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
Bagged oyster shell on display at Black Diamond Gallery

PIRSA Permits enable bagged shell trials

PIRSA has provided Ministerial Permits for the Foundation to undertake trials with clean, bagged recycled shell to attract […]
August 27, 2018
calico bag with design by participant at Who Lives Here event

Who Lives Here: Science meets Art in the Estuary, August 26th

The second morning of Science meets Art in the Estuary workshops has been held in the courtyard of […]
August 21, 2018
Young boy creating a dragonfly mobile at arts workshop 18.8.18

Who Lives Here: Science meets Art in the Estuary, August 19th

The first morning of Science meets Art in the Estuary workshops has been held in the courtyard of […]
August 20, 2018
monitoring seagrass in Port River

Further trials of seagrass monitoring

The seagrass monitoring team, after waiting some weeks for fine weather, headed out in their kayaks on Monday, […]
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