REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN ARE RAPIDLY DESTROYING REEF’S FUTURE

REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN – A SHOCKING INDICTMENT OF THE STATE OF POLITICS   Saturday’s Australian carries a front page headline.   “ Activists distorting data on Reef” quoting Russell Reichelt, Chair of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority … Continue reading

Great Barrier Reef GBR coral bleaching more widespread than first thought, surveys reveal

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GBR Coral Bleaching New aerial surveys have found the devastating coral bleaching event hitting the Great Barrier Reef has a larger footprint than initially thought. Professor Terry Hughes, who is part of a national coral bleaching taskforce, said research flights … Continue reading

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

Science Acadamy Great Barrier Reef

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Science Acadamy Great Barrier Reef Scientific academy slams government’s Great Barrier Reef plan The country’s leading scientific academy has released a scathing critique of the draft plan to manage the Great Barrier Reef, warning it was inadequate to restore or … Continue reading

ACADEMY OF SCIENCE DISMISSES GREAT BARRIER REEF PROTECTION PLAN

Academy of Science dismisses Great Barrier Reef protection plan Updated about 2 hours agoTue 28 Oct 2014, 7:05am The Queensland and Federal Governments have responded to the United Nations’ concerns about threats to the Great Barrier reef by developing a … Continue reading

UN climate change report card: Scientists predict Australia will continue to get hotter

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By Jeanavive McGregor and environment reporter Jake Sturmer The latest United Nations report card on the impacts of climate change predicts Australia will continue to get hotter. The ABC has obtained drafts of the report by the Intergovernmental Panel on … Continue reading

New IPCC climate report predicts significant threats to Australia

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Australia’s multibillion-dollar mining, farming and tourism industries face significant threats as worsening global warming causes more dangerous and extreme weather, the world’s leading climate science body will warn. A final draft of a five-year assessment by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF -RUN-OFF KILLS CORAL

Runoff killing coral – BUSH TELEGRAPH Wednesday 27 November 2013 9:39AM Image: The Great Barrier Reef is affected by agricultural pollution. (Reuters) Too much nutrition can be a killer. A major study in the United States has confirmed what’s long … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – TIPPING POINT

Marine scientist warns we’re living on borrowed time Monday, November 26, 2012 12:42:00  Eleanor Hall – ABC The World Today Listen to MP3 of this story ( minutesAlternate WMA version | MP3 download ELEANOR HALL: As world leaders gather in … Continue reading