UWA Oceans Institute

Resources

The Oceans Institute's mission includes sharing the wonders of the ocean with the community, both in Western Australia and around the world. 

Perth Fish: Explore, Identify, Enjoy!

Amazing fish facts that help to explain the serious side of Western Australia’s marine environment and why it’s so important to protect it, as well as a species identification guide for young explorers are all in a new book available free to schools.

Written and compiled by fish ecologists Dr Dianne McLean and Research Assistant Michael Taylor and published by The University of Western Australia’s Oceans Institute, the book explains everything from the cultural significance of the ocean, to its diversity and abundance of marine life all interspersed with fun facts and beautiful images.