Marine Planning

Policy guide: Reduce pathogenic bacteria through seagrass protection

CCRES research has shown that policy makers and leaders can reduce bacteria pathogenic to humans and marine life by up to 50 per cent by protecting seagrasses, this guide explains the evidence.  

For more information, contact Dr Joleah Lamb, Cornell University, or Prof Peter Mumby, The University of Queensland.  

Tool 5 policy brief lr pdf / 1.66 MB DOWNLOAD