Cool fact…
By the summer of 2003/04, Brown Glacier, on the north side of Heard Island, had retreated 60 metres in just over three years.

Download management plan

Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan cover

The Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan can be downloaded as a single large PDF file or as a series of four smaller PDF files.

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view these files.

Complete Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan (PDF 8.5 MB)

Part 1 Introduction (PDF 550 KB)

Part 2 How the Reserve will be Managed (PDF 6 MB)

Part 3 Description of the Reserve (PDF 1 MB)

Part 4 Appendices and Bibliography (PDF 1 MB)

If you cannot access the Plan, or require a hard copy, please contact us.

This page was last modified on 28 February 2005.