Great Barrier Reef
Coral reef system off the east coast of Australia, World Heritage Site
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'Massive' Coral Reef Discovered In Australia
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Half of the Great Barrier Reef Has Been Killed Due to Global Warming
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Great Barrier Reef may never recover from warming
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Asia travellers snap up 'flights to nowhere'
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Australia's First Underwater Hotel Lets You Sleep Next To Fish In The Great Barrier Reef
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Climate change has wiped out half of the Great Barrier Reef's corals in the past two decadesScientists expect corals will continue dying off unless nations met their Paris Agreement commitment to keep the increase in global average temperature under 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial..
Eco-tourism operators and Great Barrier Reef to receive share of $61 million funding boostNext week's federal budget will contain $33.5 million for a range of nature-tourism projects across Australia and additional funding for reef conservation work.
Australian scientists grow heat, bleach resistant coralAustralian scientists have successfully bred a coral capable of resisting rising temperatures linked to the mass bleaching of the iconic Great Barrier Reef.
Study finds 160 ways to protect the Great Barrier ReefFrom cloud brightening to heat-tolerant corals, a study has identified 160 possible interventions that could help protect the Great Barrier Reef.
Scientists trial 'cloud brightening' to protect the Great Barrier Reef from further bleachingScientists are testing whether spraying atomised seawater over the Great Barrier Reef could cool its waters and stop further coral bleaching.
The Great Barrier Reef just suffered its most widespread coral bleaching on recordCoral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef is more widespread than ever before after record high temperatures in February.
Man dies after Great Barrier Reef shark attackA young man has died in hospital after a shark mauled him near a Great Barrier Reef island that's seen two other attacks in recent months.
Young man dead after Qld shark attackA young man has died in hospital after a shark mauled him near a Great Barrier Reef island that's seen two other attacks in recent months.
'Severe' bleaching on Great Barrier ReefCoral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef is more widespread than ever before after record high temperatures in February.
Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching sightings reach 250 in one monthWater temperatures at the Great Barrier Reef in March will determine the extent of the latest coral bleaching after 250 sightings were reported in February.
'We’re just on the knife’s edge': Scientists say Great Barrier Reef mass bleaching could be imminentScientists are warning the Great Barrier Reef could experience its third mass coral bleaching event in five years.
Travel bans, bushfires an 'unprecedented' blow for tourismThe coronavirus outbreak, which has shut down arrivals from China, has so far cost Cairns and Great Barrier Reef operators 25,000 direct bookings worth $10 million.
Reefs around the world facing same threats as Great Barrier Reef due to climate changeScientists observing Australia’s reef say the more they work on it, the more problems they find, as a delegation of experts visiting from overseas says their reefs are also being impacted.
Climate change has diminished the Great Barrier Reef's 'outstanding values,' report showsThe Great Barrier Reef’s “outstanding universal value” is diminishing because of climate change, the government says.
UNESCO Barrier Reef report says 'outstanding values' have worsenedA report from Australia's Great Barrier Reef management agencies to UNESCO says it is critical to keep atmospheric temperature increases to below 1.5 degrees to protect the Great Barrier Reef.
Queensland rejects court ruling on Great Barrier Reef shark cullsThe Queensland government has called on the federal government to change a law to allow it continue baiting and killing sharks in the Great Barrier Reef.
Great Barrier Reef outlook 'very poor' as scientists warn of climate change threatThe outlook for the Great Barrier Reef is "very poor" and will not improve unless global action is taken to address climate change, a new report has warned.
This floating pumice raft in the Pacific could help save the Great Barrier ReefThe Great Barrier Reef is set to receive a restocking of new coral in eight months thanks to a pumice raft which is estimated to rival the size of Manhattan.
'Super survivor' coral brings hope to beleaguered Great Barrier ReefCan the work of a young English marine biologist help save the Great Barrier Reef? Fingers crossed.
Great Barrier Reef agency breaks government ties to warn of climate warningThe Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority says an urgent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions is needed to protect the future of the reef.
Campaign kicks off to make Great Barrier Reef an Australian citizenA campaign backed by plenty of Australian celebrities has kicked off with the aim of making the Great Barrier Reef an Australian Citizen - granting it protections that would save it from harm.
86 per cent of Great Barrier Reef contaminated with microfibresSurprising new research suggests about 86 per cent of the Great Barrier Reef is contaminated with microfibres.