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THE AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY

The Dugong

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Dugongs need clean seas and healthy seagrass beds, but are often forced to live with the impacts of human activities such as pollution from coastal developments. The health and habitats of these marine mammals face increasing threats. In the hope of reducing these, University of Queensland researchers are investigating factorsaffecting dugong health. Your donation will support an annual health assessment program of dugongs living near a major city (Brisbane) to: assess general health and body condition; identify factors that cause chronic stress; measure pollutants that may cause harm; pinpoint factors that may affect their ability to reproduce; and screen for emerging disease.

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Contact Details

52-54 Park Street
REDFERN NSW, 2016

0291367214

Are donations tax deductible?

Yes

Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.