Dr Paul Wu: Saving Seagrass Sanctuaries

Dr Paul Wu’s Project on Saving Seagrass Sanctuaries appeared in the 2016 edition of Stories of Australian Science

To see how seagrass can be given a fighting chance, Dr Paul Wu and collaborators have put an extended modelling technique to new use, predicting seagrass health and suggests how some modified human activities could reduce the damage. The team hopes their work will help inform dredging management, new port development and maintenance.

“In a real-world application like this, with all these complex variables and processes, modelling helps managers and policymakers better understand the impact of decisions,” says Paul.

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