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2019 AMOS ART COMPETITION: MY FAVOURITE WEATHER – JEANETTE DARGAVILLE, EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

The Australian Meteorological & Oceanographic Society (AMOS) is a national not-for-profit organisation that provides support for and fosters interest in the climate, weather, water, and oceans sciences. Each year we hold a national art competition for students from pre-school through grade 9. A different theme each year guides student exploration. In 2019, it is “My…
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INCLUSION OF CITIZEN SCIENCE IN A SCOUTING PROGRAM – JOHN PRING, SCOUTS AUSTRALIA, CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA

Through active participation in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s (GBRMPA) Eye-on-the-Reef program (http://www.gbrmpa.gov.au/our-work/our-programs-and-projects/eye-on-the-reef) the project seeks to encourage the inclusion of Citizen Science within the new aquatic element of the Scouts Australia awards scheme. Using the impetus of the recent introduction of Scuba and Snorkelling within the new Scouts Australia awards scheme, leaders…
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INCLUSION OF CITIZEN SCIENCE IN A SCOUTING PROGRAM – JOHN PRING, SCOUTS AUSTRALIA, CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA

Through active participation in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s (GBRMPA) Eye-on-the-Reef program (http://www.gbrmpa.gov.au/our-work/our-programs-and-projects/eye-on-the-reef) the project seeks to encourage the inclusion of Citizen Science within the new aquatic element of the Scouts Australia awards scheme. Using the impetus of the recent introduction of Scuba and Snorkelling within the new Scouts Australia awards scheme, leaders…
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THE IMPACT OF PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN ON MARINE POLLUTION – NORTEY ANITA EFYA, PREMALEY ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATES

Marine pollution occurs when chemicals and agricultural waste, among others, enter the ocean food chains. These pollutants cause estuaries to become anoxic and become concentrated as they move up the food chain, causing mutations and diseases. This program will create a public awareness and mobilization campaign to sensitize people in Ebute metacommunities in Lagos State…
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