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Bilby Brothers
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directed by Jim Stevens, fl. 2002; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 48 mins
A charming award winning film from Australia about their endangered rabbit-eared marsupial called the bilby, and the 'sweet' idea devised by a ranger and a biologist to help raise money for a bilby sanctuary, and have single-handedly turned the tables on an almost extinct species. Their 'sweet idea' got the whole...
directed by Jim Stevens, fl. 2002; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 48 mins
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Blowin' in the Wind
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directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by David Bradbury, 1951- and Peter Scott, fl. 2005, Frontline Films (New South Wales: Frontline Films, 2005), 1 hour 3 mins

A deeply disturbing film about the use and effects of DU munitions in wars in Iraq & Afghanistan, and how this danger is now coming to our backyard. Blowin’ in the Wind examines the secret treaty that allows the US military to train and test its weaponry on Australian soil. It looks at the impact of recycled ura...

directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by David Bradbury, 1951- and Peter Scott, fl. 2005, Frontline Films (New South Wales: Frontline Films, 2005), 1 hour 3 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13, Saving Acid Wetlands
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 10 mins
When Mark Horstman lived in Far North Queensland he was part of a campaign to restore a dilapidated mangrove system right on the doorstep of Cairns. The project became a globally unique experiment. Mark recently returned to the area to see what difference the locals' initiative.
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 10 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6, Coastal Flood Impact
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presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 7 mins
Catalyst investigates the impacts of South-East Queensland's 2011 floods on Moreton Bay. The Australian Rivers Institute's Professor Rod Connolly featured in the program, along with PhD students Paul Maxwell and Andrew Olds, to discuss the impacts of the floods on the corals, seagrass and dugongs of Moreton Bay.
presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 7 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 18, Gladstone Dredging
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 18 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 12 mins
Gladstone in Central Queensland, major industrial hub, gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. Its harbour of Port Curtis is being transformed by a massive dredging project.
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 18 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 12 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10, Storms, Starfish and Warmer Waters Wiped Out Half of Great Barrier Reef Coral
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presented by Gwen Ifill, 1955-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
A new study finds that in the last 27 years, half of Australia's Great Barrier Reef coral has died. Gwen Ifill talks to Nancy Knowlton, a coral reef biologist and chair of Marine Science at the Smithsonian Institution, about ecological and economical consequences of the collapse, as well as measures to help mediat...
presented by Gwen Ifill, 1955-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
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Coral Sea Dreaming
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directed by David Hannan, fl. 1993; produced by David Hannan, fl. 1993, Lucy Trippett, fl. 2010 and Peter Simon, fl. 2010, Plankton Productions (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2009), 3 hours 1 mins
Coral Sea Dreaming - Awaken is a vivid, in depth exploration of one of the planet's great natural wonders – coral reefs – which harbor the greatest biodiversity of any ecosystem on earth. The story of coral reefs spans 500 million years and stars some of the most exotic and wondrous creatures on earth.Emmy Aw...
directed by David Hannan, fl. 1993; produced by David Hannan, fl. 1993, Lucy Trippett, fl. 2010 and Peter Simon, fl. 2010, Plankton Productions (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2009), 3 hours 1 mins
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Crown Of Thorns Starfish: Monster From The Shallows
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directed by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films), 48 mins
The mystery of one of the most efficient eating and breeding machines in nature. This starfish eats only one thing – coral. It has already reached uncontrollable numbers over a large part of the Great Barrier Reef. Also under impact from global warming and coral bleaching, this diverse and delicate reef ecosyste...
directed by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films), 48 mins
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Extreme Environments, 1, Ocean
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 1 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
Looks at the oceans of the world and the marine life that inhabits them. The Great Barrier Reef, marine scientific research, Whale Sharks, The Mexican Turtle Centre, Albatross, Seals, mini submarines and big wave tow-in surfers are all reliant on conditions only made possible in great bodies of water.
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 1 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
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Extreme Environments, 12, Reef
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 12 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 23 mins
Coral reefs are the rainforests of the ocean as they are incredibly bio- diverse areas formed in water with little or no nutrients. Over millions of years the cumulative work of tiny coral polyps has built vast formations that support coral, plants and other species. This episode reviews some of the most remarkabl...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 12 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 23 mins
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