Useful Fishing Links

Marine Weather

Worldwide

Bouy Weather - www.buoyweather.com

Australia

Bureau of Meteorology - www.bom.gov.au

Seabreeze – www.seabreeze.com.au

Coastal Watch – www.coastalwatch.com

Sea Temperature and Currents

Worldwide

Sea Track - www.fishtrack.com

Australia

Sea Surface – www.seasurface.com.au

Manly Hydraulics Sydney - mhl.nsw.gov.au

New Zealand

Sea Surface – www.seasurface.co.nz

AIS

Worldwide

Sea Track - Live Ship Traffic

Australian links

A

The Australian Institute of Marine Science

AIMS @ JCU

Arafura Timor Research Facility

Australian Museum Online

AUSLIG - Australian Surveying and Land Information Group.

Australian Geological Survey Organisation

Australian Governments Entry Point

Australian National University, Canberra - ACT

Australian National University, Darwin NT- North Australia Research Unit (NARU)

Australian Oceanographic Data Centre

C

CRC Reef research

CSIRO

CSIRO Marine Laboratories

D

Department of Industry Science and Tourism

E

ERIN - Environmental Resources Information Network

F

FASTS - Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies

F

FRDC - Fisheries Research and Development Corporation

Flinders Institute of Atmospheric and Marine Sciences

G

GBRMPA - Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville

J

James Cook University of Queensland - Links to Australian educational resources

L

Lizard Island Research Station

M

Museum of Tropical Queensland

N

North Australia Marine Research Alliance

North Australia Research Unit (NARU)- Australian National University, Darwin NT

O

Office of the Chief Scientist

R

Reef Education Network - (REN)

Reef HQ - Reef educational site, Townsville


International links

A

American Society of Limnology and Oceanography

APEC- Environmental protection programs - Japan

B

Bridge - The National Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Centre

C

CHAMP- NOAA Coral Health and Monitoring Program

D

Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory - University of the West Indies, Jamaica

E

Environmental Protection Agency - USA

G

Greenpeace

Australia Pacific

I

Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique

International Association of Lighthouse Authorities

International Council for Exploration of the Sea

International Year Of The Reef

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

IOC - (UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission)

J

Japan Oceanographic Data Centre

M

Mangrove and wetland wildlife at Sungei Buloh Wetlands Reserve - Singapore.

MCBI - Marine Conservation Biology Institute (USA)

Marine Fish Conservation Network (USA)

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

N

National Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Centre

National Sea Grant College Program

NERC - (Natural Environment Research Council, U.K.)

NERC Plymouth Marine Laboratory

NERC Southampton Oceanography Centre

NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NOAA Coral Health and Monitoring Program

NOAA Environmental Resource Page

NOAA. NMFS

National Marine Fisheries Service

NOAA. NODC - (National Oceanographic Data Center)

NOAA - National Marine Sanctuaries

O

OCEANIC (Ocean Information Center)- Includes information about WOCE and TOGA-COARE

Oceanography Society

P

Pew Marine Fellows

R

Royal Meteorological Society

S

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Smithsonian Institution Homepage

T

Timor Sea Designated Authority

The Game Fishing Guru - Events & Tournaments

The Marlin Guru - dos & dont's

U

UMBI - University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute

UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme

University of Southern Mississippi

U.S Geological Survey

U.S. Marine Geology ‘ Geophysics Division

W

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution