Seagrass-Watch

Clifton Beach, Queensland, Australia

Region Active:

Global

Research

1998

Activity

Marine conservation, Marine research, Seagrass, Marine flora

Description

Seagrass-Watch raises awareness on the condition and trend of seagrass ecosystems. The Seagrass-Watch program has a simple philosophy of involving those who are concerned, and involves collaboration/partnerships between scientists, community and the data users. Seagrass-Watch global seagrass observing network accurately monitors the status and trends in seagrass condition. The network has conducted over 5700 assessments at 408 sites across 21 countries, involving thousands of dedicated participants.