John Clarke a seagrass ambassador! On RN

photo of John Clarke from the 7.30 Report website

photo of John Clarke from the 7.30 Report website

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Threats to Western Port Bay

John Clarke describes Western Port Bay, which lies east of Melbourne and Port Phillip Bay. Within a short space of time swamps have been drained, mangroves and seagrass have been removed, and silt has washed into the bay from nearby agricultural lands and eroding cliffs. This environment was once used as a breeding ground for fish. Now, the area is seriously degraded.

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