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 […]
April 23, 2019
BSAC volunteer divers after checking on Inner Harbour trial reef

Reef Success, so far

Almost two years after the Estuary Care Foundation’s native oyster trials began, the Foundation is successfully trialling oysters […]
February 6, 2019
Native oyster on reef, returned by ECF, filtering River water

Native Oysters transferred to Inner Harbour reef

On February 2nd, two divers from BSAC Adelaide, and Steve Reynolds of the Marine Life Society, translocated adult […]
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 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 […]
August 12, 2018
Shellfish found on Taperoo Beach

Sharing our Beach Discovery Trail Guide

Our Beach Discovery Trail Guide can assist anyone interested in the shellfish found along Adelaide metro beaches. Peter […]
November 15, 2016

Video: Building Coastal Resilience with Nature

Dr Chris Shepard, Director of Science, The Nature Conservancy, Gulf of Mexico presented Building Coastal Resilience with Nature […]
November 8, 2016

80 attend Coastal Resilience Forum

The Estuary Care Foundation hosted a successful Public Meeting on Coastal Resilience  on November 8th in collaboration with The […]
January 3, 2016
Living Shoreline incorporating mangroves, seagrass, shellfish reefs

Introduction to Living Shorelines

Since 2013 local community members were informed, through the Port Adelaide Environment Forum, about  local risks arising from sea […]