Marine publications and resources

Latest releases


Books and reports

Natural Resource Management Ministerial Council

Marine pollution

Books and reports

Marine debris

Brochures and fact sheets

Permit application forms - Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981

Fisheries and the environment

Books and reports

Brochures and information sheets

International marine issues

Coral Triange Initiative


Introduced marine pests

Marine reserves


Scientific and expert reports

Former Great Australian Bight Marine Park (Commonwealth Waters)


Scientific and expert reports

Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve and Cartier Island Marine Reserve

Mermaid Marine Reserve (Commonwealth Waters)

Ningaloo Marine Park (Commonwealth Waters)


Scientific and expert reports

Brochures and fact sheets

Temperate East

Scientific and expert reports

Lord Howe Island Marine Park (Commonwealth Waters)

Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs Marine National Park

Cod Grounds Commonwealth Marine Reserve

Solitary Islands Marine Reserve (Commonwealth Waters)


Fact sheets

Scientific and expert reports

National Representative System of Marine Protected Areas

Marine bioregional plans

Marine bioregional plan

Marine bioregional plan for the North-west Marine Region

Marine bioregional plan for the South-west Marine Region

Marine bioregional plan for the Temperate East Marine Region

Marine species

Biologically important areas

Marine invertebrates

Marine turtles

Migratory birds

Seals and sea lions


Glyphis sp.

Grey nurse shark


Whale sharks

White sharks

Whales, dolphins and porpoises

Books and reports

Guidelines and protocols


Brochures and fact sheets

Educational resources