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Radio Marinara - 5 June 2016

It's World Environment Day and then World Oceans Day on Tuesday 8th June, with a theme of 'Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet' - with a big focus on plastics in the oceans and the…

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Radio Marinara - 22 May 2016

Bron's away! That leaves Dr Beach and Dr Surf to run amok with Capt'n Windshift, Perron Cook on Big Algae in Gipps Lakes and Jeff's in the house with more of his snippets…

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Radio Marinara - 15 May 2016

Bron and Angeline in the Fishbowl Studio for chats with Skip Woolley from Museum Victoria on the first ever map of the deep sea floor, with Mark Keenan, the Marine Response Unit Coordinator…

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Radio Marinara - 6 March 2016

Setting sail on Sudnay are Anth and Bron. Joining them to talk diving in caves is our Marinara Dive Reporter - Terri Allen from some cave in some far away state!

Mark Rodrigue…

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Radio Marinara - 6 December 2015

What a mixed and diverse show... Bron and Anth will cover topics as wide as Saving the Sea Eagle by maintaining wetlands, the amount of the ocean floor is actually mapped and at…

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Radio Marinara - 8 November 2015

Dr Beach reviews a new science paper about mercury build-up in sea mammals.

Our dive reporter Terri Allen gives us the lowdown on what's involved in learning to dive - what to look…

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Radio Marinara - 1 November 2015

o we all know that male seahorses get pregnant but new research from University of Sydney is telling us much more about what happens in that pouch on the dad... this is just…

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Radio Marinara - 18 October 2015

Straight from the 2015 Australian Fish Biology conference, John brings the lowdown the current trends in fisheries and coastal management, and the latest science on artificial reefs stock enhancement strategies. Terri Allen joins…

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Radio Marinara - 6 September 2015

PhD student Derek Dapp, and his supervisor Associate Professor Richard Reina talk about their research into different shark breathing modes, and how they may affect survival after accidental capture. And some updates on…

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Radio Marinara - 2 August 2015

Rex Hunter takes us on an underwater exploration of the shipwrecks of World War 2 in Victoria. PhD students Lauren and Laetitia will entertain us with stories of Gannets at Pope's Eye, and…

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Radio Marinara - 26 July 2015

Cecelia Whitton is the Executive Officer of the Westernport Biosphere and joins us to talk about Biosphere Reserves in a global context, why and how Westernport is considered as one, and some of…

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Radio Marinara - 19 July 2015

goodness me where to start... With Bron having a weekend down the coast, Anth and John will be joined by Jeff Maynard for SoundWaves in a packed show. On a cold Monday evening…

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Radio Marinara - 5 July 2015

We've been bringing you up to date the last few Sundays about the annual amassing of the spider crabs in Port Phillip Bay. Local underwater photographer and diving enthusiast PT Hirschfield has been…

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Radio Marinara - 27 June 2015

Hilary McNevin gives us the lowdown on the humble oyster - what's around, what to go for, what to avoid. And seasonal fish and the cold - does weather matter to fish in…

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Radio Marinara - 14 June 2015

Warm-blooded fish: Dr Beach to discuss and dissect (metaphorically!). Dr Surf's annual winter wetsuit review. Back zip, chest zip, no zip? 3/2, 4/3, 5/4? Rip Curl, O'Neill, Patagonia, Excel? What the hell does…

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Radio Marinara - 7 June 2015

celebrating World Oceans Day on Monday we will bring you up to date on all the latest marine news and views. Dr Adam Pope, President of the Victorian branch of the Australian Marine…

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Radio Marinara - 31 May 2015

The CEO of Australia for Dolphins, Sarah Lucas, joins us to talk about a landmark decision by Japan's peak zoo association to stop members purchasing dolphins captured in Taiji.

Preliminary results are in…

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Radio Marinara - 24 May 2015

Drs Surf and Beach discuss the origins of swell (the surf type) prediction and grill Dr Tim Smith about seagrasses in PPB and the mysterious Chilean connexion.

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Radio Marinara - 17 May 2015

We cross to Japan to speak with Dr Jacqui Pocklington (aka Dr Pocko) - she's over there doing post-doctoral research into Japanese marine life following her PhD in Melbourne. John Ford talks us…

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Radio Marinara - 10 May 2015

We cross to Japan to speak with Dr Jacqui Pocklington (aka Dr Pocko) - she's over there doing post-doctoral research into Japanese marine life following her PhD in Melbourne. John Ford talks us…

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Radio Marinara - 3 May 2015

Bron and Anth pop in to talk news and views, and how marine snow is part of the story about the impact of the Deep Horizon oil spill. Chris Smyth from the VNPA…

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Radio Marinara - 12 April 2015

We speak with Sea Shepherd Managing Director Jeff Hansen about their hard work over summer, including 'Operation Icefish' - investigating and preventing illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing known generally as 'poaching' in the…

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Radio Marinara - 5 April 2015

This Sunday Daylight Savings ends. Anth and John will be in to cover marine urbanisation, maritime territory expansion as two linked but very different topics about how we use the sea now and…

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Radio Marinara - 29 March 2015

Drs Beach and Surf will be joined by Perran Cook (Monash Uni) to talk about worm holes - not the cosmological kind, but actual worm holes - and how, as Charlie Darwin suspected…

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Radio Marinara - 15 March 2015

Mark Rodrigue talks about the 2015 Festival of the Sea - lots of great stuff happening in Barwon Heads this weekend for all of us who love the brilliant briny. Then Dr Giovanni…

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Radio Marinara - 8 March 2015

Dr Julie Mondon from Deakin University has just come back from a stint in Antarctica doing research into impact of sewage produced by researchers and staff on Australia's Antarctic bases. She'll join us…

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Radio Marinara - 1 March 2015

Lots and lots on in the marine and coastal world a the moment! John, Bron and Anth will be in to chat about it! Prue Addison from the AMSA Victoria branch about the…

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Radio Marinara - 22 February 2015

Terri Allen is Radio Marinara's new Dive Reporter, and on Sunday brings her inaugural dive report, including her pick of where to dive this Sunday. Tim Silverwood gives us the lowdown on a…

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Radio Marinara - 15 February 2015

ast week, Dr Erich Fitzgerald from Museum Victoria spoke about the uniquely precious marine fossil record along the Beaumaris coastline - if you didn't catch the show. Erich brought some extraordinary information -…

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Radio Marinara - 4 October 2014

Bron and Anth will be in with a bumper show. Loads of news and views including Bron's review of Oddball - not often that a Radio Marinara story is made into a feature…