Science plans and strategies

National Marine Science Plan 2015–2025: The Midway Point and related resources

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Australia's marine science sovereign capability (Click to open and download)
Major events since 2015 (Click to open and download)

National Marine Science Plan 2015–2025 and related resources

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Plan fact sheet

Video on National Marine Science Plan 2015–2025
How marine science drives blue economy
Blue economy benefits and beneficiaries
Steps to success
Benefits of marine science

White papers and presentations

The National Marine Science Plan 2015–2025  drew on a series of white papers developed by working groups in the marine science community. As part of this process, the papers were presented and discussed at the National Marine Science Symposium in 2014.

These papers were based on the challenges and opportunities identified by Marine Nation 2025.

NMSC Chair and Deputy

Chair: Dr Patrick Hone, Managing Director, Fisheries Research and Development Corporation

Deputy Chair: Dr Lyndon Llewellyn, Research Manager of the Australian Institute of Marine Science

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