Web Analytics
Plan won39t save Great Barrier Reef say Australian scientists

Plan won39t save Great Barrier Reef say Australian scientists

<

Australia's Great Barrier Reef could be extinct by 2050.

There is growing scientific conflict over bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef. Picture: Tourism

Dead table corals killed by bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef.

Fully bleached and fluorescent bleached branching corals on the Great Barrier Reef, March 2017

A scientist assesses coral on the Great Barrier Reef

Bleached and dying coral on the Moore Reef section of the Great Barrier Reef. Picture

Blue neon damselfish swim among bleached coral

Athlete Adam Peaty swims through the Great Barrier Reef as part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Photo: Getty Images

The Great Barrier Reef has suffered mass bleaching for a second year in a row.

A diver investigates bleaching damages on the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: AAP

Corals at North Keppel Island on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia.

Great Barrier Reef. Scientists ...

Great Barrier Reef bleaching made 175 times likelier by human-caused climate change, say scientists

All the Australian government's much-hyped efforts to save the Great Barrier Reef will be for nothing if climate change isn't stopped, according to a new ...

The iconic Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world's largest coral

Greenpeace reported severe bleaching at Australia's Great Barrier Reef on March 9. This is the second year in a row that the organisation has reported ...

Coral bleaching at Loomis Reef, off Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia.

A blue-barred parrotfish feeding on a tropical coral reef

The Great Barrier Reef

Video Loading

The Great Barrier Reef: a catastrophe laid bare

Photo of a fire coral that experienced severe bleaching in the 2016 mass bleaching event. The Ocean Agency / XL Catlin Seaview Survey / Richard Vevers

Australia's A$60 million plan for Great Barrier Reef won't work

The Great Barrier Reef

Share On facebook Share ...

The mining sector is the main driver of the port expansions planned for the Great Barrier Reef coastline, ...

In a healthy reef, coral symbionts make food for the coral animal. (Juergen Freund / Alamy )

'And then we wept': Scientists say 93 percent of the Great Barrier Reef now bleached - The Washington Post. '

How can we save our dying coral reefs?

Some of Americas most protected corals have been blighted by bleaching, with scientists warning that US reefs are on course to largely disappear within just ...

Modal Trigger ...

Australia Pledges £274 Million to Help Save the Great Barrier Reef, But It Won't Be Enough

Coral Bleaching Taskforce: more than 1,000 km of the Great Barrier Reef has bleached

Map of coral bleaching incidents along the Great Barrier Reef

Stopping global warming is only way to save Great Barrier Reef, scientists warn | Environment | The Guardian

Can we save the reef by controlling crown of thorns starfish?

The findings come weeks after a report by the Climate Council, an independent climate change lobby group, found severe weather events are becoming more ...

Image credit: Troy Mayne, Oceanic Imagery. Marine Parks · Our Great Barrier Reef

Beautifully coloured coral reed off Port Douglas #snorkelling #portdouglas # greatbarrierreef #queensland

A tourist snorkels amid coral in the Great Barrier Reef

Taken at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia

Share On facebook Share ...

Two-thirds of Great Barrier Reef damaged

David Wachenfeld, Director - Reef Recovery at the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, explains this second mass coral bleaching event.

Think you've had it rough this past year? You should hear what the Great Barrier Reef is dealing with.

As oceans grow warmer and more acidic, scientists are developing new strategies to rescue the “rainforests of the sea.” Credit: Jim Maragos/U.S. Fish and ...

Much Of The Great Barrier Reef Has Become A Coral Graveyard

Australia's beautiful Great Barrier Reef can 'no longer be saved' - Mirror Online

Great Barrier Reef

A new study has found deep coral reefs on Australia's World Heritage listed Great ...

Federal Government spending $2.2m on giant ocean fans in bid to protect Great Barrier Reef

Study finds Great Barrier Reef won't heal on its own

Share On facebook Share ...

Modal Trigger ...

Snorkelling along the Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef Obituary Goes Viral, To The Horror Of Scientists

Share On facebook Share ...

The fang blenny fish live on the Great Barrier Reef (Image: Getty Images)

James Delingpole

Great Barrier Reef Korallenriff

The plan to deposit three million cubic metres of material into Australia's Great Barrier Reef prompted an outcry from environmentalists

Dead and dying coral covered by seaweed after coral bleaching at Lizard Island on Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

... Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Share on Facebook ...

'Sad truth': Great Barrier Reef may never rebound to previous health: scientists. '

... Great Barrier Reef. Share on Facebook ...

Coral bleaching hits 93% of Great Barrier Reef: scientists

Turtle reflection on the Great Barrier Reef

THREATS TO THE REEF. Nemo

Australia's Great Barrier Reef Has Been Valued at a Whopping $42 Billion

Reef threat still real, groups say. Australia hasn't done enough to stop UNESCO listing the Great Barrier Reef as "in danger", a new report.

David Attenborough visits the Great Barrier Reef.

A coral transplanting technique being trialled on the Great Barrier Reef offers hope that damaged ecosystems could be restored, Australian scientists say

Australia's Great Barrier Reef suffers worst ever coral bleaching

Huge swaths of Australia's Great Barrier Reef are suffering from bleaching caused by an underwater heat wave, according to marine scientists.

A turtle swimming underwater amid the Great Barrier Reef corals - wildlife is under threat as the coral dies (Image: RooM RF)

... Great Barrier Reef. Share on Facebook ...

Great Barrier Reef. NO TITLE In this Jan. 23, 2006 file photo provided by Centre of Marine

Some experts say warming and acidification are receiving too much attention, and that local stresses are more urgent. Credit: Phils 1stPix/flickr via Ensia

coral bleaching

Time running out to save the world's coral reefs

Map of bleaching alerts in February 2017 along the Great Barrier Reef

... Australia's Great Barrier Reef on September 22, 2014 (. FILE - In this Sept. 2001 file photo provided by provided by Queensland Tourism,

Almost three million people visit the Great Barrier Reef each year.

Crown-of-thorns starfish

Coral swallows a piece piece of plastic as research shows they love the taste

... Great Barrier Reef. Share on Facebook ...

An aerial view of the Great Barrier Reef.

What does it mean for Australia now there is scientific consensus on Earth's warming on a global scale? How would it impact our own weather and our unique ...

blue tang

Even the super-corals of Australia's Kimberley are not immune to climate change

Scuba divers eradicate crown-of-thorns starfish on Pacific Island coral reefs one at a time - ABC Rural - ABC News

coral

Time running out to save the world's coral reefs

The Great Barrier Reef is home to thousands of species, including the endangered Green Sea Turtle, and its a crucial area for humpback whales giving birth ...