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Secrets of Darwin Harbour - from sand waves to shipwrecks

Darwin is world renowned for its rich and diverse landscapes, but as a scientific exploration party has just discovered, there is an equally diverse and until now undiscovered region of Darwin under the sea. A marine survey tasked to map the seabed of Darwin Harbour in high resolution and collect geochemical and physical samples has found relicts of Australia's ancient geography in the form of sub-marine sand dunes, ripples and sand waves.

Read the full story "Secrets of Darwin Harbour - from sand waves to shipwrecks", published by Geoscience Australia on 01 December 2015.

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