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Oyster reefs were once abundant worldwide but are sadly absent today. Recently, in a project led by Associate Professor William Glamore , and Dr Stefan Felder , WRL have been...
2017 In Profile - Josh Simmons
Joshua Simmons is a PhD student at WRL, investigating advanced methods for optimising coastal erosion models for use within the context of forecasting systems. His work in applying the Generalised...
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Introducing CoastSnap: a new and innovative community beach monitoring system designed to capture and measure our dynamic coastline. The NSW Office of Environment and Heritage , Water Research Laboratory and...

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