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Great Barrier Reef: One Third of Coral Dead in North - DNews - Seeker;

Great Barrier Reef: One Third of Coral Dead in North - DNews - Seeker

DNews - SeekerGreat Barrier Reef: One Third of Coral Dead in NorthDNews - SeekerAerial surveys of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have revealed the worst bleaching on record in the icon's pristine north, scientists said Tuesday, with few corals escaping damage. Researchers said the view was devastating after surveying some 520 ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef 35% Corals Bleached & Damaged: How It Affects Your Health - Health Aim;

Great Barrier Reef 35% Corals Bleached & Damaged: How It Affects Your Health - Health Aim

Health AimGreat Barrier Reef 35% Corals Bleached & Damaged: How It Affects Your HealthHealth AimPHOTOGRAPH: ARC Centre | Dead and dying staghorn coral, central Great Barrier Reef in May 2016. Credit: Johanna Leonhardt. ShareShare on Facebook. TweetShare on Twitter. ShareShare on Google+. Close to 35 percent of northern and central part of ...and more »

Record warm ocean temperatures killed large parts of the northern and central Great Barrier Reef - Mashable;

Record warm ocean temperatures killed large parts of the northern and central Great Barrier Reef - Mashable

MashableRecord warm ocean temperatures killed large parts of the northern and central Great Barrier ReefMashableIn March, coral reef scientists first raised the alarm about the third-ever global coral bleaching event reaching the iconic Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Now, following detailed surveys of 84 of those coral reefs, researchers say mass bleaching due ...and more »

Global Warming is Not Humanity's Greatest Challenge. This is. - The Daily Banter;

Global Warming is Not Humanity's Greatest Challenge. This is. - The Daily Banter

The Daily BanterGlobal Warming is Not Humanity's Greatest Challenge. This is.The Daily BanterThe greatest challenge humanity faces is not an environmental one. It is a challenge that goes deeper than the intellectual acknowledgment that the earth is currently in a state of great crisis -- it is a challenge to understand the very meaning of ...and more »

35% of Northern and Central Great Barrier Reef Is Dead or Dying - EcoWatch;

35% of Northern and Central Great Barrier Reef Is Dead or Dying - EcoWatch

EcoWatch35% of Northern and Central Great Barrier Reef Is Dead or DyingEcoWatchAccording to Australian scientists, more than a third of the central and northern Great Barrier Reef has died as a result of mass bleaching in the last three months. Share using Facebook · Share using Twitter · Share using Pinterest · Share using ...and more »

Marine ecologists take to the skies to study coral reefs - Nature.com;

Marine ecologists take to the skies to study coral reefs - Nature.com

Nature.comMarine ecologists take to the skies to study coral reefsNature.comThe health of coral reefs is normally assessed by scuba surveys and other close-up views. Eric Hochberg has studied coral reefs for two decades, but the marine ecologist is about to see them in a fresh light. Beginning on 6 June, Hochberg and his ...and more »

FAQs: Worldwide bleaching of coral reefs worries scientists - CBC.ca;

FAQs: Worldwide bleaching of coral reefs worries scientists - CBC.ca

CBC.caFAQs: Worldwide bleaching of coral reefs worries scientistsCBC.caCoral reefs around the world look increasingly threatened, with news this week from Australia that perhaps 35 per cent of the northern and central Great Barrier Reef has been destroyed because of coral bleaching. Terry Hughes, the lead scientist ...and more »

Pacific News Minute: Australia Suppresses Great Barrier Reef Reference in Climate Report - Hawaiipublicradio;

Pacific News Minute: Australia Suppresses Great Barrier Reef Reference in Climate Report - Hawaiipublicradio

HawaiipublicradioPacific News Minute: Australia Suppresses Great Barrier Reef Reference in Climate ReportHawaiipublicradioYou may have seen a report over the weekend with even more bad news on coral bleaching in Australia's Great Barrier Reef. According to an underwater survey, more than a third of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef is dead or dying.and more »

Despite Massive Coral Bleaching, Great Barrier Reef Not Included In UN World Heritage Climate Report; Here's Why - Nature World News;

Despite Massive Coral Bleaching, Great Barrier Reef Not Included In UN World Heritage Climate Report; Here's Why - Nature World News

Nature World NewsDespite Massive Coral Bleaching, Great Barrier Reef Not Included In UN World Heritage Climate Report; Here's WhyNature World NewsWe all have heard about the massive coral bleaching that wiped off 93 percent of the magnificent Great Barrier Reef. So why is Australia's heritage site not included on United Nations' list of world heritage sites threatened by climate change ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef crisis: Time to address coral catastrophe - The Age;

Great Barrier Reef crisis: Time to address coral catastrophe - The Age

The AgeGreat Barrier Reef crisis: Time to address coral catastropheThe AgeThere is no one who would wish for a cyclone, but the monster storm that ravaged Fiji this year may well have spared Australia's Great Barrier Reef from catastrophe. Such is the delicate balance in the ecosystem, in the days after Tropical Cyclone ...and more »

Sir Richard Branson fights to save Great Barrier Reef - Newshub;

Sir Richard Branson fights to save Great Barrier Reef - Newshub

NewshubSir Richard Branson fights to save Great Barrier ReefNewshubAustralia's Great Barrier Reef is one of the seven wonders of the natural world, but it's at risk of disappearing. Months of aerial and underwater studies have found more than a third of the coral reefs in the central and northern regions have died ...and more »

How Greg Hunt and his department turned good news into an international scandal - The Guardian;

How Greg Hunt and his department turned good news into an international scandal - The Guardian

The GuardianHow Greg Hunt and his department turned good news into an international scandalThe GuardianGreg Hunt first denied knowing about the removal of all mentions of Australia and the Great Barrier Reef but then justified the move with reasons that went beyond those provided by the environment department. Photograph: Paul Miller/AAP. Greg Hunt ...and more »

World's Best Minister saves Great Barrier Reef - Crikey (registration);

World's Best Minister saves Great Barrier Reef - Crikey (registration)

Crikey (registration)World's Best Minister saves Great Barrier ReefCrikey (registration)After days of damning reports about the Great Barrier Reef, the Environment Minister takes credit despite coral bleaching. Share. Coral Bleaching on the Great Barrier reef. Environment Minister Greg Hunt doesn't usually come across as having a great ...and more »

6. San Miguel divests telco business, Globe and PLDT buy shares - Rappler;

6. San Miguel divests telco business, Globe and PLDT buy shares - Rappler

Rappler6. San Miguel divests telco business, Globe and PLDT buy sharesRapplerIn an unprecedented move Monday, San Miguel Corporation sells its telecommunications assets to the country's two major telco companies: Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company and Globe Telecom. PLDT Chairman Manny Pangilinan says SMC ...and more »

WWF selfie campaign promotes awareness of threat to Great Barrier Reef - Marketing magazine Australia (registration);

WWF selfie campaign promotes awareness of threat to Great Barrier Reef - Marketing magazine Australia (registration)

Marketing magazine Australia (registration)WWF selfie campaign promotes awareness of threat to Great Barrier ReefMarketing magazine Australia (registration)A new installation from WWF Australia and Leo Burnett Sydney features a light display of the Great Barrier Reef, which it invites passers-by to take selfies 'before it's gone'. Leo Burnett Sydney has created an LED edge-lit installation of the Great ...and more »

Global Warming Is Killing Corals In The Great Barrier Reef - Newsy;

Global Warming Is Killing Corals In The Great Barrier Reef - Newsy

NewsyGlobal Warming Is Killing Corals In The Great Barrier ReefNewsyScientists found the waters on the southern edge of the reef are closer to normal, allowing that coral to have a better survival rate. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.and more »

Environment Minister Greg Hunt Says The Great Barrier Reef Is Better Off Under The Coalition - Huffington Post Australia;

Environment Minister Greg Hunt Says The Great Barrier Reef Is Better Off Under The Coalition - Huffington Post Australia

Huffington Post AustraliaEnvironment Minister Greg Hunt Says The Great Barrier Reef Is Better Off Under The CoalitionHuffington Post AustraliaThe "best minister in the world" spruiked environmental wins for the Coalition on Monday night. A dismal scorecard rating has pulled the Coalition's environmental policies into the spotlight, but Greg Hunt jumped the gun on Monday night to spruik the ...and more »

Richard Branson and Virgin Australia partner on Great Barrier Reef initiative - Australian Aviation;

Richard Branson and Virgin Australia partner on Great Barrier Reef initiative - Australian Aviation

Australian AviationRichard Branson and Virgin Australia partner on Great Barrier Reef initiativeAustralian AviationBranson barrier reef The Great Barrier Reef is in crisis. With over a third of the reef's coral dying or bleached, the future of one of Australia's most iconic natural landmarks is in doubt. Scientists are warning that global warming, as well as ...and more »

'Sad truth': Great Barrier Reef may never rebound to previous health: scientists - The Sydney Morning Herald;

'Sad truth': Great Barrier Reef may never rebound to previous health: scientists - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald'Sad truth': Great Barrier Reef may never rebound to previous health: scientistsThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe Great Barrier Reef is unlikely to recover fully from the huge bleaching event that has killed off more than half its corals in some northern reefs as temperatures rise, scientists say. Play Video. Replay Video. Play Video Don't Play ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef: Already a third of the Coral is dead - ScienceNewsHub;

Great Barrier Reef: Already a third of the Coral is dead - ScienceNewsHub

ScienceNewsHubGreat Barrier Reef: Already a third of the Coral is deadScienceNewsHubThe effect of coral bleaching continues to affect the largest coral reef system in the world. AUSTRALIA – The massive coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia assumes devastating proportions. In the North and Central region more than a ...and more »