Torres Strait Marine Research Repository

Welcome to the Torres Strait Marine Research Repository (TSMRR). The holdings of this repository include marine related research reports, papers, metadata (with available data) and other intellectual property (IP) lodged by stakeholders committed to sustaining the marine resources of Torres Strait.

The repository was established to initially disseminate reports and data resulting from activities of the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for the Torres Strait. Repository holdings are permanently maintained by the CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR) Data Centre.



Research Literature

  (eg. sponge +bath)


1. CRC Torres Strait (2003-2006) Research

2. AFMA Torres Strait (1980-2003) Research DVD contents (awaiting copyright release)

Creative Commons License

Except where otherwise noted, the content within the TSMRR is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 License.



Research Data

                          (eg. Torres Strait AND sponge)


1. MarLIN free text search (CMAR data holdings)


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Other Torres Strait Resources

To contribute research literature, data or specific websites to the repository, please contact the

Repository Administrator.


Though restricted material are catered for, publicly available contributions to the TSMRR are preferred.


Updated : 18 Apr 2007