Marine Flora and Fauna

Marine Flora and Fauna

South Australia has so much to offer with a unique variety of marine flora and fauna, including the elusive and beautiful leafy sea dragon.


MarineBio (USA) contains information about many aspects of marine environments.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Ocean motion and surface currents

Features satellite and model data, and information to support investigation of ocean surface current patterns and how they relate to issues of navigation, weather/climate, natural hazards and marine resources.

Ocean portal, Find your blue, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

An American site with a wide variety of information about oceans, ecosystems, marine life, human impacts and conservation.

The coastal indicator knowledge and information system, OZ Coasts, Australian Online Coastal Information, Australian Government, Geoscience

An information source and education tool for managers, students, researchers and policy makers with an interest in the coastal zone.

World Ocean Observatory

The World Ocean Observatory (USA) is dedicated to providing information and education about the health of the ocean.

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