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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.

Find out more about marine habitats.

 

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New $5.1M park for Melbourne’s north

08 Jan 2015

Parks Victoria, Melbourne Water and the City of Whittlesea have combined forces to re-build Toorourrong Reservoir Park from the ground up in a $5.1M project starting after the Australia Day weekend. Toorourrong Reservoir Park was destroyed in the 2009 Black Saturday Bushfires. Parks Victoria Chief Executive, Dr Bill Jackson today…

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Get to know our amazing marine and coastal environment