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Reef
Season 1 Episode 9 ABC June 23, 1998

Program looks in detail at corals, the framework of the reef and the complex reef energy cycle. It also examines threats to reefs such as natural ones like the crown or thorns starfish and threats through the impact of humans in farming, fishing and tourism.

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Living Landscape Remnant Ecosystems

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC September 22, 1998
Human activity has made vast changes to the natural landscape of Australia. In many places, forest, woodland, wetland and heath have been replaced by towns, farmland, roads, ...

Human activity has made vast changes to the natural landscape of Australia. In many places, forest, woodland, wetland and heath have been replaced by towns, farmland, roads, railways and industrial areas. But in between these areas if development survive patches of the native remnant vegetation. These remnants are often the only places where some species of native plants and animals continue to survive.

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Living Landscape Arid Inland

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC September 10, 1995
Arid inland ecosystems are investigated in this program. Topics covered include the poor, ancient soils and the fallacy of vastness which often renders the ecosystem useless, ...

Arid inland ecosystems are investigated in this program. Topics covered include the poor, ancient soils and the fallacy of vastness which often renders the ecosystem useless, day/night cycle, seasonal variations & the effect of introduced species.

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Living Landscape Dry Sclerophyll Forest

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 20, 1995
The dry sclerophyll forest is the most characteristic Australian vegetation, although it is less valued than other ecosystems. This program examines the unique flora and ...

The dry sclerophyll forest is the most characteristic Australian vegetation, although it is less valued than other ecosystems. This program examines the unique flora and fauna of this ecosystem, and focuses on the koala. Also shown is the effect humans.

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Living Landscape Island

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC June 16, 1998
Program looks at ways in which islands are formed and how they are colonised by plants and animals. In particular the importance of islands as breeding sites for turtles, and ...

Program looks at ways in which islands are formed and how they are colonised by plants and animals. In particular the importance of islands as breeding sites for turtles, and the problems associated with introduced animals.

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Living Landscape Urban Ecosystems

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC September 17, 1995
Why are urban settlements in particular locations? This program addresses this question and looks at the inputs and outputs of an urban ecosystem and the matter and energy ...

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Living Landscape Watercourses And Riparian Fringe

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 13, 1995
In studying this ecosystem the program investigates the whole catchment approach, problems arising downstream, the valuable corridors of remnant vegetation and movement of ...

In studying this ecosystem the program investigates the whole catchment approach, problems arising downstream, the valuable corridors of remnant vegetation and movement of wildlife. Seasonal changes are also considered together with human impact on waste.

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