A 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.
Environmental organizations on Friday urged the Australian government to prevent the United Nations cultural agency from including the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral reef system, on the World Heritage endangered list.
Conservationists say climate change threat must be addressed to avoid reef’s inclusion on ‘in-danger’ list…
A report by the federal government on actions being taken to protect the Great Barrier Reef will be submitted to United Nations.
A marine biologist explains how tourists can responsibly visit the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.
The Great Barrier Reef is one of the best-known dive destinations in the world but it’s not immune to the impact of our changing climate.
The algae are able to change their chemical make-up in response to the warming oceans…
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Australia introduced stricter new laws to limit agricultural run-off into the waters surrounding the Great Barrier Reef on Thursday, in an attempt to save the reef and keep its prized world heritage status.
An approach that tackles the underlying causes of coral-reef decline could be applied to other habitats, argue Tiffany H. Morrison, Terry P. Hughes and colleagues.
The Queensland Government is expected to pass a bill today to introduce new mandatory farm run-off regulations to protect the reef, despite opposition from agricultural groups.
It’s official. The outlook for the Great Barrier Reef has been downgraded to “very poor”, and the window to act is closing.
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is in very poor condition because of climate change, over fishing and land clearing, a state agency said on Friday, as it downgraded the reef’s status to the lowest level, which could jeopardise its World Heritage status. The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority…
Five-yearly report says climate change is escalating the threat and window of opportunity for action is now…
CEO Andy Ridley is working to get everybody—including yacht owners—aboard his preservation mission.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is calling for all countries to do their part to combat climate change to help save the world’s remaining barrier reefs.
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The petition said that the ecosystem is being threatened by coal mining, greenhouse gas emissions and climate change inaction.