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Delivering Reef water quality outcomes

Learn more about how new projects, increased funding, innovative approaches and a focus on resilience and restoration are providing hope for the future of the Great Barrier Reef. Read more…

Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan

Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan

The Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan addresses all land-based sources of water pollution including run-off from urban, industrial and public lands; while recognising the majority of pollution comes from agriculture. Read more…

2017 Scientific Consensus Statement

2017 Scientific Consensus Statement

The overarching consensus in the 2017 Scientific Consensus Statement is key Great Barrier Reef ecosystems continue to be in poor condition. The statement provides a review of the significant advances in scientific knowledge of water quality issues in the Great Barrier Reef to arrive at a consensus on the current understanding of the system. Read more…

Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2016

Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2016

The Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2016 shows better targeting of investment is resulting in less pollution flowing to the reef. Read more…

Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan

The Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan is the Australian and Queensland governments' overarching framework for protecting and managing the Great Barrier Reef until 2050. Read more…

About

Learn more about how the Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan aims to improve the quality of water entering the Great Barrier Reef.

Who is involved

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Measuring success

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Publications

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Research and development

Learn more about how research is working to protect the Great Barrier Reef.

Reef 2050 Plan

Access the overarching Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan.