SAEON, world-class environmental research platforms for a sustainable society
Egagasini Node vision
Advance our understanding of the marine offshore environment and our ability to detect, predict and react to global change through long term observations, modeling, research and data.
Egagasini node mission
Interpret, understand and summarize scientific data in a manner which is accessible to management and readily translates into policies and strategies.
Provide a platform for undertaking long-term research both nationally and internationally.
Establish and maintain world class network facilities, as well as an open access information management system for long-term, multi-institutional and participatory marine ecosystem studies with strong regional and global linkages.
Provide societal benefits through education, awareness and communication of marine environmental science issues and foster greater public engagement/participation in science events
Building relationships between Scientists, Teachers, Students and Learners to bridge the gaps between these groups.