|How to get involved
The eCard competition is to design an eCard on the theme "Marine Bycatch Matters” and submit the entry using the easy online application. It is open to students in Years 3 to 9. [ more .. ]
Online teaching units
Online teaching units are being developed for Prep to Year 12 on various topics relating to bycatch. [ more .. ]
Information sheets have been developed to provide a better understanding of bycatch and to support the teaching units for Seaweek 2007. [ more .. ]
A great educational tool for Seaweek 2007 is available and will be sent to your school, Marine Discovery Centre or Museum. Contact your local MESA representative for copies. [ download as pdf .. ]
Online Interactive presentations
Talk with the experts on bycatch solutions. Using the latest web technology, key speakers will bring a live and interactive session into your classroom on one of the Seaweek themes. Teachers must register your choice and session time.
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- Bycatch for lower secondary and upper primary school students.
- Bycatch for mid secondary school students.
These PowerPoints were developed by MESA Secretariat, Kerrie Trees, and have been converted to Flash to reduce their size. [ more.. ]
Come fishing with the Footprint Family and find out how much you have learned about bycatch! [ more.. ]
A list of useful links to key websites and resources to obtain additional information about bycatch. [ more.. ]
Information about people, places and things which can assist you in your teaching about bycatch. [ more.. ]
Register your activity
Every year MESA encourages all teachers and community members to register their Seaweek events on the website.
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Local Seaweek events
Events relating to Seaweek 2007 will be organised in each State and Territory. Participate in activities at your local aquaria or marine discovery centres. Contact your local MESA rep for an update or check out the events registered online.