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[Music plays and an image appears of a large expanse of ocean with rolling waves and then the image changes to show a view looking down on the ocean and the camera pans over and text appears: It’s one of the world’s longest nearshore reef systems]

[Image changes to show tropical fish swimming over a coral reef and text appears: In 2015, BHP and CSIRO created the Ningaloo Outlook program]

[Image changes to show an aerial view of a diver swimming around the reef and text appears: Together, BHP and CSIRO have invested a further $7 million to extend Ningaloo Outlook five more years,]

[Image changes to show a turtle swimming around over the reef and text appears: … to advance our understanding of this beautiful underwater ecosystem]

[Image changes to show a close view of a diver making notes on an underwater tablet while moving over the reef and text appears: For Ningaloo Outlook, CSIRO scientists work with community members to learn more about the reef and its marine life]

[Image changes to show two males placing the Starbug equipment into a swimming pool and then images flash through of children in a classroom, listening to the teacher, and displaying pictures]

[Images move through of a female holding a turtle, an aerial view looking down on a turtle swimming through the water, and then a close view of a whale shark and text appears: So far we have followed the round-trip migrations of green turtles and whale sharks]

[Image changes to show stripy tropical fish swimming and feeding on the reef and then the image changes to show a view looking down on the Starbug moving over the reef and text appears: We also found Ningaloo Reef is one of the cleanest reefs in the world]

[Images move through of myriads of tropic fish swimming over the reef and text appears: And have used new technology to map parts of Ningaloo never explored before]

[Image changes to show a large school of tuna swimming]

[Image changes to show the CSIRO and BHP logos on a white screen]

Discoveries at Ningaloo Reef

Turtles, sharks and plastic pollution research is part of a $7 million partnership between CSIRO and BHP to study Ningaloo Reef, Australia’s largest fringing coral reef.

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[Music plays and an image appears of a large expanse of ocean with rolling waves and then the image changes to show a view looking down on the ocean and the camera pans over and text appears: It’s one of the world’s longest nearshore reef systems]

[Image changes to show tropical fish swimming over a coral reef and text appears: In 2015, BHP and CSIRO created the Ningaloo Outlook program]

[Image changes to show an aerial view of a diver swimming around the reef and text appears: Together, BHP and CSIRO have invested a further $7 million to extend Ningaloo Outlook five more years,]

[Image changes to show a turtle swimming around over the reef and text appears: … to advance our understanding of this beautiful underwater ecosystem]

[Image changes to show a close view of a diver making notes on an underwater tablet while moving over the reef and text appears: For Ningaloo Outlook, CSIRO scientists work with community members to learn more about the reef and its marine life]

[Image changes to show two males placing the Starbug equipment into a swimming pool and then images flash through of children in a classroom, listening to the teacher, and displaying pictures]

[Images move through of a female holding a turtle, an aerial view looking down on a turtle swimming through the water, and then a close view of a whale shark and text appears: So far we have followed the round-trip migrations of green turtles and whale sharks]

[Image changes to show stripy tropical fish swimming and feeding on the reef and then the image changes to show a view looking down on the Starbug moving over the reef and text appears: We also found Ningaloo Reef is one of the cleanest reefs in the world]

[Images move through of myriads of tropic fish swimming over the reef and text appears: And have used new technology to map parts of Ningaloo never explored before]

[Image changes to show a large school of tuna swimming]

[Image changes to show the CSIRO and BHP logos on a white screen]

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