Great Barrier Reef Losing Its Lustre As Reef Coral Bleaching Hits

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Reef Coral Bleaching The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has sounded the alarm as warm waters drifts west from the Pacific and drives a coral bleaching event that threatens to kill off parts of the natural wonder. Between 5 … Continue reading

GBRMPA HEAD IGNORES PORTS/DREDGING/UNDERWATER NOISE

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GBRMPA HEAD PUTS PORTS, DREDGING, UNDERWATER NOISE IN TOO HARD BASKET Community representatives hear plans for local Reef protection Published: 10/10/2014 The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) will use a two-day workshop to outline the approach it will … Continue reading

GBRMPA IN CHAOS

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GBRMPA in Chaos. Reef watchdog upheaval: Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority insiders say budget cuts, job lay offs undermining conservation effort By the National Reporting Team’s Mark Willacy Updated 15 minutes agoMon 6 Oct 2014, 6:11pm Photo: Former directors … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – DREDGE SPOIL AFFECTS LARGE AREAS

THE AUSTRALIAN – 29th May,2013 REEF RESEARCH FINDS SPOILS SPREAD FURTHER Graham LLoyd Dumped dredge spoils from port developments near the Great Barrier Reef affected a much larger area than previously thought, new research has found. In evidence to a … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF MARINE PARK AUTHORITY -BRIBERY ?

HANSARD FROM SENATE ESTIMATES HEARING 15th OCTOBER 2012 GVK/Hancock Alpha Coal Project  will pay the  Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority $600,000 annually as an ” offset” for Abbots Point destruction.   This is OUTRAGEOUS stuff. HANSARD – ENVIRONMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS … Continue reading