Victoria’s marine environments are amongst the most diverse and spectacular in the world. Marine areas have been the last type of ecosystem to become protected in Victoria. Marine national parks and sanctuaries were established in 2002 and protect an example of each of the major type of marine ecosystem in Victoria.
A useful way to distinguish and manage the marine ecosystem is by marine habitats and the animals and plants typical of these areas. A marine habitat is a place where species are found together.
13 Apr 2016
Parks Victoria’s new CEO Bradley Fauteux has received his new Victorian fishing licence, and is all geared up for his first fish in Australian waters, on the iconic Lorne pier. He is certainly in capable hands, being shown the ropes by Mr Dallas D’Silva, General Manager of VRFish, Victoria’s peak…