The Information and Data Centre (IDC) at CSIRO National Collections and Marine Infrstructure (NCMI), Australia manages most of the CSIRO vessel-collected (ship) data collected over the past 30 years, as well as such related datasets as those collected with moored instrument arrays (moorings) in the Australasian region.
Barrier Reef Marine Parks Authority
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority is responsible for managing the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park so it's protected for the future.
James Cook University
Marine Science, Marine Biology and Aquaculture at JCU provide access to a unique tropical learning environment with research stations, state-of-the-art laboratories and the Great Barrier Reef right on our doorstep. Develop an expert understanding of how to protect and manage our marine resources. Learn to investigate alternative and innovative ways to establish and maintain sustainable fishing and aquaculture industries.
Dept. of Environment and Heritage
The department is responsible for managing the health of the environment to protect Queensland’s unique ecosystems, including its landscapes and waterways, as well as its native plants and animals and biodiversity.
Queensland's Department of Environment and Resource Management - On 30 March 2012 the Queensland Government announced machinery-of-government changes for departments. The functions of the former Department of Environment and Resource Management will now be delivered by the following departments:
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Australian Institute of Marine Science
The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) is a leader in tropical marine science. The Institute is consistently ranked among the top one per cent of specialist research institutions internationally and is known for its unique capacity to investigate topics from broad-scale ecology to microbiology.