Water Action Quality 17

Ports North has worked with Queensland Ports Association (QPA) over the last 18 months on a study to address in the Water Quality Action 17 in Reef 2050 Long Term Sustainability Plan.

To support this work, BMT WBM have prepared a quantitative sediment budget of the entire Great Barrier Reef (GBR) and regions surrounding GBR ports.  This work was scoped in 2017 with input from research agencies and has been reviewed by Environment Managers from each port authority, QPA and technical specialists engage by QPA.  In addition, it has also been the subject of independent peer review.

Ports Australia Dredging Code of Practice

Ports Australia Dredging Code

Maintaining Safe Port Operations at the Port of Cairns

Safe Port Operations Cairns


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