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The Australian Marine Conservation Society is Australia's only national charity dedicated exclusively to protecting ocean wildlife and their homes.

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It was developed in response to growing public concern about overfishing, farming practices and their impact on our oceans and wildlife.

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Our oceans need you. Make a difference as you work to secure the protection of Australia’s marine life.

As AMCS Sustainable Seafood Campaigner your job is to be the catalyst for change – driving the sustainable seafood revolution in Australia, working to achieve reform in fisheries management and ensuring threatened species are protected from a range of threats.

The Sustainable Seafood Campaigner is responsible for AMCS’ fisheries campaign areas, including promotion of Australia’s Sustainable Seafood Guide, management of The Good Fish Project, and directing specific fisheries and shark conservation campaigns.

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Media Release: Australian Senate rejects review of world’s largest network of marine parks

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has welcomed the passing of a Senate motion calling on the Australian Government to reinstate our national network of marine parks.

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Calls for a long-term strategy to protect threatened marine species from commercial fishing

There are calls for the Federal Government to develop a long-term strategy to protect threatened marine species from commercial fishing.

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New report shows mining Industry and the Reef are too close for comfort

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has renewed its calls for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) to be made more independent and transparent following revelations about the cosy relationship that the mining industry has enjoyed with the Queensland and Australian Governments, including GBRMPA.

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NSW: tell Premier Baird to restore our marine sanctuaries

We had a win for our NSW marine life late last year when the state government restored protection to 20 marine sanctuaries. Amazing places like Byron Bay, Port Stephens and Jervis Bay were finally given the protection they deserve.

But the job's not done yet! 10 special places are still at risk of having their protection removed permanently.

Premier Mike Baird is now asking for your input. Show him you care and ask him to save our sanctuaries today.

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Love your seafood but also love our oceans? We are proud to offer Australia's first online sustainability guide to seafood.

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Fragile Oceans shirts

Our oceans and sea creatures are fragile. Help us raise awareness and fund our marine conservation work with these beautiful bubble like t-shirts - whale, octopus and turtle designs available. The designs are also featured in a pack of greeting cards. Heartfelt thanks to Collider for the creative.

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