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ReefBlitz Balgal Beach - QLD

From October 28, 2018 10:00 am until October 28, 2018 2:00 pm
Posted by Heidi Taylor
Categories: Beach Clean Ups
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ReefBlitz 2016 BRAND HorizontalCelebrate ReefBlitz by heading to Balgal Beach, one of the popular Northern Beaches of Townsville, a site that offers a superb day out at the beach. Tangaroa Blue Foundation is teaming up with JCU Sustainability Club to collect marine debris from these coastlines and to record data into the Australian Marine Debris Initiative (AMDI) Database.

As a participant please bring:
- reusable water bottle
- wear sturdy enclosed footwear
- hat & sunnies, sunscreen
- sun smart clothing

To register please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 Other Tangaroa Blue coordinated clean-up sites:

Shelly Cove, Cape Pallarenda – October 12th from 8:00 to 1:00pm
Apex Park, Rasmussen, Ross River – October 13th from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Aplin’s Weir Rotary Park, Mundingburra, Ross River – October 13th from 8:00 to 12:00pm

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ReefBlitz is an annual month-long series of events, which has been running for five years, engaging the community in citizen science and on-ground local action that contributes to reef health and resilience. Data will be recorded on the rubbish that is collected, which contributes to the 14 year old Australian Marine Debris Initiative (AMDI) Database. There will be 8 coastal clean-up events running October 12th, 13th and 21st around the Townsville and Magnetic Island area, so please keep an eye on ReefBlitz activities here - https://tockify.com/reefblitz2018/detail/12/1539266400000 

 

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This event is part of ReefBlitz hosted by Tangaroa Blue as a member of the Reef Citizen Science Alliance, and funded by Queensland Government.