This assessment outlines an enhanced planning approach for West Coast estuaries that incorporates an evaluation of the regional context for estuarine conservation and recommends an approach to site-scale planning with more focus on ecological processes and functions.
The importance of seagrasses (families Posidoniaceae, Zosteraceae,
Hydrocharitaceae and Cymodoceaceae) to estuarine communities is widely accepted and
this, combined with their continued decline throughout the world, have resulted in a need
to better understand the factors affecting their growth and reproduction. Conservation and
restoration of seagrasses will require an understanding...