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

Help us fight for the Reef

The coal industry is accelerating their plans to build a mega port at Abbot Point, on the Great Barrier Reef coast. It's a race against time.

We can't let the mining giants get a foothold on our Reef. Mega mines need mega ports and mega ports mean more dredging, more dumping, more pollution, more ships and more problems for our beloved Reef. 

Please DONATE what you can now, and help us take on the mining industry.

Together, we will stop one of the world's biggest coal ports at Abbot Point, stop the damaging dredging in the Reef’s waters, stop the super shipping highway from hurting our defenceless turtles, dugongs and whales.

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Australia's Sustainable Seafood Guide

The seafood we choose today will decide the fate of our oceans tomorrow.

We all know that our oceans are vulnerable to overfishing. But the good news is, there's still plenty of great seafood that doesn't come with a heavy cost to our environment.

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News

Report finds dredging not needed to support Cairns cruise ship industry or local economy

Fight for the Reef has today released a new report into the benefits and risks of cruise ships for the Cairns local economy that was originally commissioned to help understand if there was any need for further dredging in Trinity Inlet.

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Trinity Inlet dredging panned by JCU study

AN independent study into the economic benefits of cruise shipping has revealed the industry would be of little-to-no benefit in Cairns.

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Hundreds of messages to protect the Reef on World Heritage Day

Communities across Australia came together on Saturday to celebrate World Heritage Day by writing hundreds of 'messages in a bottle' to Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt to ask him for greater protection of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Give Frank a Break

AMCS has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer. 

With his comic genius, Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...

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