Project

About the project

Description

All biologically plausible cause-effect pathways whereby sediment could affect the four broad life phases were identified. A series of experiments were designed and conducted to validate the pathways and determine pressure-response relationships.

Aims

  • To determine the effects of sediments on the reproductive cycle of corals.

Details

Program: Dredging Science Program

Completed: 2017

Location: Pilbara and Kimberley

Project Leader: Gerard Ricardo

Email: g.ricardo@aims.gov.au

Publications

Final Report