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About

us

We connect data, organisations,
and people to see a bigger picture of waterway health — from our region’s rivers to the Great Barrier Reef.

Together, we're keeping watch on our waters

We're a collective of more than 20 organisations.

We strive to be:  

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Accessible

We work hard to make environmental science easy to understand.

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Data-led

We rely on the best available monitoring data to inform our Report Cards. 

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Collaborative

We believe in
the power of partnerships to make a collective impact.

Our Partnership is led by a Core Team
and a Management Committee 

Core

Team

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Kara-Mae Coulter-Atkins

Executive
Officer

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Dinny
Taylor

Senior Environmental Data Analyst

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Adam
Shand

Environmental
Data Analyst

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Sam
Gibbs

Communications
Officer

Management

Committee

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Dr. Keith
Noble

Independent Chair

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Tyson
Schmidt

Townsville City Council

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Kristian
Mandaran

Port of Townsville

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Ben Hammill

Office of Great Barrier Reef & World Heritage

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Geoff
Collins

OzFish Unlimited

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Donna
Turner

NQ Dry Tropics

leading experts

We're supported by

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Technical Working Group

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Independent Science Panel

Two groups of Australia's leading scientists review our Report Cards, Technical Reports, and methods.  

Plan

Strategic 

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Governance 

Charter

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About

Report Cards

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