ReefBase is an online information system on coral reefs, providing articles, reports and proceedings from international coral reef study organisations, maps, GIS datasets and photographs. Also data on location, status, threats, monitoring and management of coral reefs throughout the globe.
A web based information database on the biology of sea life. It covers scientific and common names, distribution by country, FAO area, ecosystem, depth, dimensions IUCN and CITES status, habitats, food features, reproduction features, drawings and photos.
FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN) Fisheries and Aquaculture undertakes the worldwide collection, compilation, analysis and diffusion of data and information in fisheries and aquaculture. Includes global statistics on fish capture, aquaculture production and consumption.
A collection of information developed by the World Resources Institute. It covers ecosystems, natural resources, climate and environmental governance around the world. It offers a large breadth of statistical, graphical, and analytical data in easily accessible formats.
Provides comprehensive information about Australia's coast, including its estuaries, coastal waterways and climate change impact. Includes interactive maps, conceptual models, and risk assessment tools.
Portal to access data, maps and images pertaining to Australian waters, gathered by scientists from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation. Users can request access to the data by registering their email address.
A portal providing openly accessible data and information from routine observations on equipment throughout Australia’s coastal and open oceans. It includes data from the six Commonwealth Agencies with responsibilities in the Australian marine jurisdiction (AAD, AIMS, BOM, CSIRO, GA and RAN).
Provides access to the Department's photographic collection with the aim of promoting environmental issues and for educational purposes. Images are free but students must apply for permission to use them.
A free, interactive online mapping service of marine and coastal areas of Australia provided by Geoscience Australia. It allows users to preview and download the GEODATA TOPO 250K Series 3 data with a standard browser interface.