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Apr 29, 2017

Courier Mail

Global action needed to save the Great Barrier Reef Australia | The ...
Courier Mail
THE biggest jewel in Australia's tourism crown will never look the same again — and to fix it, Australia needs a worldwide hand. Made up of 3000 individual reef ...
Unprecedented Bleaching Leaves the Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching: How tourists can help save the
Tourism numbers sinking on the Southern Great Barrier ReefABC Online
Blasting News
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Why the Reef will never be the same again
ONE of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Great Barrier Reef, will never look the same again despite urgent calls for action. Robyn IronsideNews Corp Australia Network. April 29, 20179:53pm. Clownfish on the Great Barrier Reef — which ...

Apr 28, 2017

Whitsunday Times

Great Barrier Reef Minister visits Whitehaven
Whitsunday Times
NATIONAL Parks Minister Steven Miles toured the Whitsundays yesterday to asses the damage of Cyclone Debbie. Along the way he visited Whitehaven Beach and also snorkelled Mantaray Bay and and Stonehaven. Dr Miles, also the Minister for Heritage ...

Protecting the Great Barrier Reef: Scientists believe VINEGAR could help save the natural wonder of the world
The first is changing patterns in water temperature caused by global warming and the second is a common marine pest. Crown-of-thorns starfish are known to munch happily on the colourful coral that makes up the reef. They are devouring the coral faster ...
Vinegar offers hope in Great Barrier Reef starfish
Could manmade clouds save the Great Barrier Reef?Deutsche Welle
This Could Be the Only Way to Save the Great Barrier Reef - NewserNewser
Courier Mail -The Tribune
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Apr 26, 2017

Northern Star

Great Barrier Reef now has its own waterslide
Northern Star
Sunlover Cruises' new two-storey reef pontoon that sports a water slide and will be placed at Moore Reef. PICTURE: STEWART McLEAN. Related Items. Discover the Great Barrier Reef in luxury · Surrounded by parrot fish poo, and other weird reef facts ...

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Environment Australian Marine Scientists Want to Make Clouds to Save the Great Barrier Reef
Scientists believe that low-lying clouds could reflect the sun's heat back out to space, allowing the waters around the dying reef to cool down. Photo: The Inertia. A recent study of Australia's Great Barrier Reef revealed something ...
How clouds could save the Great Barrier ReefThe Times (subscription)
Great Barrier Reef: Making clouds brighter could help to curb coral ...ABC Online
How coral of Great Barrier Reef could be saved by big, bright
Science Magazine -Truth-Out -9Elsewhere
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Apr 23, 2017


Artificially bright clouds might save the Great Barrier Reef
Australia's Great Barrier Reef is dying due to changes in ocean temperature, and conventional attempts to save it (such as improving water quality or limiting fishing) haven't panned out. However, scientists might have an unusual approach that works: ...

Apr 20, 2017

MIT Technology Review

Scientists Consider Brighter Clouds to Preserve the Great Barrier Reef
MIT Technology Review
As bleaching devastates the critical ecosystem for a second year in a row, marine scientists are getting desperate.
News - Damage to Great Barrier Reef irreversible, scientists say ...The Weather Network US

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Apr 15, 2017


The Great Barrier Reef Is In Its Final 'Terminal Stage'
The Great Barrier Reef is perhaps on its final deathbed as it suffers from back to back massive dying events in the past two years. Australia's Great Barrier Reef is one of the great natural wonders of the world, a tremendous display of beauty ...
Scientists say the Great Barrier Reef is officially dyingPRI
The Great Barrier Reef is literally in hot waterCNN
Great Barrier Reef tourism: caught between commerce and conservation alarmThe Guardian -Vox
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Apr 11, 2017


Two Thirds of the Great Barrier Reef Is Now Officially Bleached
For the second time in 12 months, Australia's Great Barrier Reef has experienced a severe coral bleaching event. A recent investigation shows that two-thirds of the reef is now a sickly white hue, and it's not immediately clear if the iconic ecosystem ...
Severe bleaching hit the Great Barrier Reef for second year, survey confirmsScience Magazine
Great Barrier Reef at 'terminal stage': scientists despair at latest coral bleaching dataThe Guardian
Great Barrier Reef: A bleak view of a bleached natural wonderThe Globe and Mail
ScienceAlert -ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies -James Cook University
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