Seeking Sanctuary: Protecting whales in Australia’s marine reserves

Seeking Sanctuary: Protecting whales in Australia’s marine reserves

This report provides a national snapshot of whether marine protected areas are working for whales and dolphins in Australia. It analyses the level of protection offered by marine reserves in areas which are biologically important to these animals, and makes recommendations to the Australian Government about how these reserves could maintain or improve that protection.

Experts

Brian Sharp, Emergency Relief Officer, Stranding Coordinator
Manager, Marine Mammal Rescue and Research
Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova, Regional Director, Russia & CIS
Regional Director, Russia & CIS
Patrick Ramage, Program Director, Whales
Program Director, Marine Conservation