Tackling the impacts of wastewater pollution on reefs

7 May 2021

Raw sewage pipe

Ocean pollution from poorly managed sanitation is a global health and environmental issue with massive downstream consequences for coastal communities and marine ecosystems

A new project, led by UQ's Dr Amelia Wenger hopes to improve human and coastal ecosystem health through better wastewater pollution management.

The project jumpstarts a multi-disciplinary collaboration between sanitation and conservation sectors to address pollution from untreated or inadequately treated wastewater, especially on coral reefs.

Read the full story via the Wildlife Conservation Society's website