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Dugong and Marine Turtle: Teaching Resource and Information Package 2010

Author:  Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) Land and Sea Management unit in consultation with Traditional Owners from the region
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2010
Dugong and Marine Turtle: Teaching Resource and Information Package

Teaching Resources: Dugong and Marine Turtle: Teaching Resource and Information Package

This 64 page resource provides teachers and educators with a wealth of information about dugong and marine turtle. It frames scientific ecological knowledge in a Torres Strait context. Written and compiled by the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) Land and Sea Management unit in consultation with Traditional Owners from the region, the package includes links to the community-based turtle and dugong management programs run by Indigenous land and sea managers in the Torres Strait and northern Australia.

An accompanying CDROM provides teachers and educators with multimedia content, additional student activities and worksheets, booklets and posters. Project material from the North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance (NAILSMA) Dugong and Marine Turtle Project is also provided, including TSRA’s Land and Sea Management Unit’s project newsletters, NAILSMA’s Dugong and Marine Turtle Knowledge Handbook, and video stories from Indigenous Land and Sea Managers.
 
If you would like a copy of the publication please email: contact@nailsma.org.au

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