You are here

Home > Learn > Info for students > Ecosystems > Marine

Marine

Giant Kelp

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.

 

Bridget Grant with colleagues at the 8th International Ranger Federation Congress Click to view the news RSS feed.

Rangers converge at International Rangers Congress

22 Jul 2016

The 8th International Ranger Federation Congress was recently held in Colorado, USA, which is a triennial event bringing together rangers from all over the world. The Congress provides park rangers the opportunity to learn new skills, share knowledge and create partnerships Bridget Grant, a Parks Victoria Area Chief Ranger based…

View all latest news