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Marine Care Ricketts Point NEWSLETTER 29

MCRP mailer 29 Regards Ray Raymond V Lewis OAM, President MESAC Inc Convener – Citizen Science.  Marine Care Ricketts Point Inc, PO Box 7365, Beaumaris,  Victoria, 3193

Coastal Walkabout App

We have recently launched a new project entitled “Coastal Walkabout”.  We are keen to introduce it to you. We hope you will find it useful and that you will use it as an asset in your research and community involvement/engagement strategy. Many of you have contributed images toward the APP and the website. Many thanks! Coastal Walkabout is an open access, dynamic, citizen science
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Blue Groper

Hi All,                                                                                                                                        I thought you may all be interested and excited to learn that the maturing Blue Groper filmed by Jarrod Boord at the recent fish count at Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary (1/12/13) is a Western Blue Groper, Achoerodus gouldii. The species was confirmed for the first time as being present n Victroia in 2011 and is now a protected fish in Victoria, along
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Great Australian Fish Count

Great Victorian Fish Count 2013 Report (2) Thought you may enjoy this little clip form the recent GVFC at the Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary in Barwon Heads SUPPORTED BY Friends of the Bluff and Parks Victoria.Thanks all for a great day.A copy of the summary report from the day is also attached for your information. Best wishes, Mark http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ol3YKrkYwwI&sns=em PS:  Select HD and turn
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Welcome to our summer edition of Park Watch

Welcome to Park Watch

Keep Barwon Heads plastic bag free- Jute Bags available

Hi Everyone, Barwon Heads Plastic Bag Free Jute Bag is now available for sale only $5. Why not fill with local produce and give as a Christmas gift.                                                                                                                           Email us at sustain@bhartsgarden.com or call me on 0417518685 to arrange delivery or pick up. Regards Faye

Xmas gifts from Beware Reef

Hi All,                                                                                                                                   Friends of Beware Reef in East Gippsland are sending you an early Xmas present in the form of their latest posters on marine life and maritime heritage.                                                                                                                                      (Great work Don and co. )                                                                                              Cheers,  Mark 104596 poster 1 final 104596 poster 2 final 104596 poster 3 final 104596 poster 4 final  


BirdLife Australia is looking for volunteers who have some free time over the holidays to help protect Hooded Plover chicks on local beaches. If you can spare two – three hours a day to spend on the beach talking with beach users, raising awareness & reminding dog walkers to leash their dogs, please contact us! Now is the time we need you most! We
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A Parks Vic and Friend’s of the Bluff joint venture Film night at Barwon Heads community  Hall 15 Jan 7-0pm Showing whats under the sea at the Bluff BH Film Poster

Hooded Plover

EVENTS Dog’s Breakfast THURSDAY 9 JANUARY 2014 8.00am-10.30am (on the beach) 44W Bancoora Beach, Breamlea (Melways ref: 495 B7) Come along for a free breakfast, dog goodies and learn about our beach nesting birds. Scopes On The Beach SATURDAY 11 AND 18 JANUARY 2014 Between Point Roadknight and Moggs Creek Come along and try to spot the endangered Hooded Plover and maybe even some
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