School or Research Centre
School of Science / Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research
Department of Biodiversity Conservation and Attractions
This is the summary dataset of the seagrass monitoring data containing benthic habitat, seagrass meadow characteristics, seed density and environmental variables from three locations in the Pilbara over 3-4 time periods in 2018-2019.
Collected in the field using loggers, photography, samples and measurements.
Research Activity Title
Conserving critical seagrass habitat for dugong: an integrated assessment across the Pilbara
Research Activity Description
This project had three components establishment of a seagrass monitoring network in the Pilbara, assessment of dugong density at these sites and identification of the key habitat features that dugongs are associated with. This data set is linked to the monitoring network.
Research Project Links
Start of data collection time period
End of data collection time period
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Mcmahon, K. M., Lavery, P., & Said, N. (2020). Conserving critical seagrass habitat for dugong. Seagrass network monitoring data SUMMARY. Edith Cowan University. http://dx.doi.org/10.25958/q9yz-yn34