As part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies, the College of Marine and Environmental Sciences promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research at JCU in the areas of Marine Biology, Environment, Geography and Sustainability, Aquaculture and Fisheries, and Terrestrial Ecosystems.
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Greater protection needed for Great Barrier Reef’s magnificent table corals
Scientists at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University say more needs to be done to protect vulnerable table corals on the Great Barrier Reef.
Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott opens new JCU Singapore campus
The Prime Minister, Tony Abbott has officially opened James Cook University’s new Singapore campus.
Huge rainforest experiment underway
An innovative, multi-million dollar James Cook University drought experiment that covers a hectare of rainforest is underway.
JCU welcomes boost for Northern Australia
James Cook University has most warmly welcomed the release of the White Paper on Developing Northern Australia.
Great Barrier Reef marine reserves combat coral disease
A new and significant role for marine reserves on the Great Barrier Reef has been revealed, with researchers finding the reserves reduce the prevalence of coral diseases.