Useful Fishing Links

Marine Weather

Worldwide
Bouy Weather - www.buoyweather.com
Australia
Bureau of Meteorology - www.bom.gov.au
Seabreeze – www.seabreeze.com.au
Coastal Watch – www.coastalwatch.com

Sea Temperature and Currents

Worldwide
Sea Track - www.fishtrack.com
Australia
Sea Surface – www.seasurface.com.au
Manly Hydraulics Sydney - mhl.nsw.gov.au
New Zealand
Sea Surface – www.seasurface.co.nz

AIS

Worldwide
Sea Track - Live Ship Traffic

Australian links

A
The Australian Institute of Marine Science
AIMS @ JCU
Arafura Timor Research Facility
Australian Museum Online
AUSLIG - Australian Surveying and Land Information Group.
Australian Geological Survey Organisation
Australian Governments Entry Point
Australian National University, Canberra - ACT
Australian National University, Darwin NT- North Australia Research Unit (NARU)
Australian Oceanographic Data Centre
C
CRC Reef research
CSIRO
CSIRO Marine Laboratories

D
Department of Industry Science and Tourism

E
ERIN - Environmental Resources Information Network

F
FASTS - Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies
FRDC - Fisheries Research and Development Corporation
Flinders Institute of Atmospheric and Marine Sciences

G
GBRMPA - Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville

J
James Cook University of Queensland - Links to Australian educational resources

L
Lizard Island Research Station

M
Museum of Tropical Queensland

N
North Australia Marine Research Alliance
North Australia Research Unit (NARU)- Australian National University, Darwin NT

O
Office of the Chief Scientist

R
Reef Education Network - (REN)
Reef HQ - Reef educational site, Townsville

International links



A
American Society of Limnology and Oceanography
APEC- Environmental protection programs - Japan

B
Bridge - The National Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Centre

C
CHAMP- NOAA Coral Health and Monitoring Program

D
Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory - University of the West Indies, Jamaica

E
Environmental Protection Agency - USA

G
Greenpeace
Australia Pacific

I
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
International Association of Lighthouse Authorities
International Council for Exploration of the Sea  
International Year Of The Reef
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
IOC - (UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission)

J
Japan Oceanographic Data Centre

M
Mangrove and wetland wildlife at Sungei Buloh Wetlands Reserve - Singapore.
MCBI - Marine Conservation Biology Institute (USA)
Marine Fish Conservation Network (USA)
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

N
National Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Centre
National Sea Grant College Program
NERC - (Natural Environment Research Council, U.K.)
NERC Plymouth Marine Laboratory
NERC Southampton Oceanography Centre
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NOAA Coral Health and Monitoring Program
NOAA Environmental Resource Page
NOAA. NMFS
National Marine Fisheries Service
NOAA. NODC - (National Oceanographic Data Center)
NOAA - National Marine Sanctuaries

O
OCEANIC (Ocean Information Center)- Includes information about WOCE and TOGA-COARE
Oceanography Society

P
Pew Marine Fellows

R
Royal Meteorological Society

S
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Smithsonian Institution Homepage

T
Timor Sea Designated Authority
The Game Fishing Guru - Events & Tournaments
The Marlin Guru - dos & dont's

U
UMBI - University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute
UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme
University of Southern Mississippi
U.S Geological Survey
U.S. Marine Geology ‘ Geophysics Division

W
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution