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Tagging and new methods of detection have revealed a more resilient dugong population.

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The Minke Whale Project records observations from the public. Recent sightings of dwarf minke whales are down.

The Cyclone Testing Station at James Cook University in Townsville tests building products in a shed for simulation of wind driven debris, and a wind tunnel.

In February 2016 Cyclone Winston saved the southern Great Barrier Reef from severe bleaching due to extreme water temperatures. The intense rainfall helped cool ocean waters.