• Sea World Research & Rescue Foundation - Funded Project

Conservation Research

The Sea World Research and Rescue Foundation is a non-profit organisation dedicated to funding and promoting independent marine research projects. Sea World also support marine research and conservation through direct contributions including logistical support with vessels, equipment and staff.

Explore some of these projects listed below.

Find out about research supported through the Sea World Research & Rescue Foundation


  • How to Identify a Dolphin

    How to Identify a Dolphin

    There are 14 species of dolphin found in Australian waters and there are a number of ways to identify between them.

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    Moreton Bay Dugong Health Assessments

    Sea World annually partner with the University of Queensland to conduct Dugong Health Assessments in Moreton Bay.

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    Grey Nurse Shark Population Study

    With support from Sea World and citizen scientists, Dr Carley Kilpatrick will assess the abundance and movement of the Critically Endangered grey nurse shark population found along the east coast of Australia.

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