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

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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

Great Barrier Reef report card gets an F

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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

GREAT BARRIER REEF – UNESCO LISTING UNLIKELY

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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

ABBOTT GOVT LATEST REEF REPORT ” GILDING THE LILY”

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ABBOTT GOVT LATEST REEF REPORT TO UNESCO ” GILDING THE LILY” SAYS EXPERT Daniel Burdon.  The Bulletin. AN EXPERT on the Great Barrier Reef has labelled the Abbott Government’s latest report to UNESCO as “gilding the lily”, saying it ignores … 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