December 3, 2018
AusOcean rig testing by Immanuel College students, photo by Alan Noble

‘A New Force in Marine Conservation in SA’

The December 2018 edition of the CYC magazine Groundswell has an article outlining the collaboration between the Foundation […]
November 4, 2018
Radio Adelaide interview about Estuary Care Foundation 28.10.18

Radio Adelaide interview

Catherine McMahon spoke about the Foundation’s priorities and projects to Radio Adelaide’s  Sue Reece for the environment program […]
October 26, 2018
Seagrass restoration trial in Port River - several cores of seagrass, behind the protection of bagged shell, and joining resident razorfish (pinna)

Seagrass translocation trial begins

Twenty one cores of seagrass (Zostera) were today translocated, about 2 kms south of their host site, to […]
October 13, 2018
Water Research Lab report - Coastal Engineering Assessment for Trial Oyster Shell Filled Bag Structures: Port River, Adelaide

Water Research Lab, UNSW advice for Snowden’s trial

The Water Research Laboratory (WRL) at the University of New South Wales has provided the coastal engineering advice […]
October 10, 2018
Bagged shell in place secured by manila rope to hardwood posts

Snowden’s seagrass and shellfish restoration trial begins

Today was a major milestone, with the Foundation now able to show the first stage of a ‘living […]
September 20, 2018
Aust Science & Maths School students at CYC, measuring adult oysters, part of a native oyster restoration trial

Year 12 Biology students at the Estuary 19.9.18

Thirty six, Year 12, Biology students from the Australian Science and Maths School came to the Estuary to […]
September 19, 2018

Presentation to Rotary Club of West Lakes

Catherine McMahon addressed the Rotary Club of West Lakes evening meeting on September 18th: Restoration of the Port […]
August 29, 2018
Catherine McMahon (ECF) with Alan Noble (AusOcean) at Adelaide University, witnessing agreement with Flinders Ports

Partnering with AusOcean for seagrass monitoring

Alan Noble, the founder of local not-for-profit AusOcean has developed Network Blue an underwater sensor network. Network Blue rigs […]
August 29, 2018
Bagged oyster shell on display at Black Diamond Gallery

PIRSA Permits enable bagged shell trials

PIRSA has provided Ministerial Permits for the Foundation to undertake trials with clean, bagged recycled shell to attract […]
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