GREAT BARRIER REEF – HORRIFIC BLEACHING GOVT ACTION URGENTLY NEEDED

Great Barrier Reef In Crisis: “It’s Just Terrible. Horrific.” Australia’s iconic reef has been hit by its worst ever bleaching event this year. Without urgent government action the future looks worse. Much worse. posted on Jun. 27, 2016, at 6:09 … Continue reading

Coral bleaching event severe

severe coral bleaching event

‘Severe’ coral bleaching is damaging huge swaths of the Great Barrier Reef, scientists say Scientists have declared that key portions of the Great Barrier Reef — over a thousand miles long and the “largest living structure on the planet,” according to Australia’s … Continue reading

Fossil fuel Great Barrier Reef bleaching Link Proven

Fossil Fuel Reef Bleaching Link Confirmed   (Fossil Fuel) Data shows bleaching of corals on the Great Barrier Reef coincides with record warm ocean temperatures in the region. Graham Readfearn Where only a few weeks ago there were swathes of … Continue reading

Great Barrier Reef report card gets an F

great barrier reef report card

Saturday, September 26, 2015 By Margaret Gleeson, Brisbane Great Barrier Reef Report Card The Queensland government’s Reef Water Quality Protection Plan released its Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2014 on September 21. It states, “Results show the need to accelerate … Continue reading

SHINING A LIGHT ON WORLD OPINION RE THE REEF – JON DAY

SHINING A LIGHT ON WORLD OPINION The World Heritage Committee’s deliberations involved far more than a simple tick for the Great Barrier Reef. Jon Day, The Conversation Author Jon C. Day Jon C. Day is a Friend of The Conversation. … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – UNESCO LISTING UNLIKELY

land project funds bring hope for reef

Email Facebook Twitter More Great Barrier Reef facing serious threat, but ‘in danger’ Unesco listing not warranted, scientists say By Allyson Horn Posted about 2 hours ago Photo: The coral on this section of the Low Isles appeared abundant and … Continue reading

REEF CAN BE SAVED IF CLIMATE CHANGE ADDRESSED

 Reef can be saved if climate change addressed: ABC report Samantha Donovan reported this story on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 12:55:00 BRENDAN TREMBATH: A group of leading coral reef scientists says the Great Barrier Reef can be restored to its … Continue reading