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New Beer to Help Conserve Great Barrier Reef - The Maritime Executive;

New Beer to Help Conserve Great Barrier Reef - The Maritime Executive

The Maritime ExecutiveNew Beer to Help Conserve Great Barrier ReefThe Maritime ExecutiveAustralian cruise line, P&O Cruises has become the first national partner for a new beer which supports the conservation of the Great Barrier Reef. A regular visitor to the reef, P&O was the first company to back The Good Beer Co, which is dedicating ...and more »

Mass coral bleaching in recorded history - Fiji Times

Mass coral bleaching in recorded historyFiji TimesFIJI needs to learn from the effect of coral bleaching in Australia's Great Barrier Reef which has been labelled as one of its worst mass coral bleaching in recorded history this year. In a statement, Wildlife Conservation Society's Doctor Sangeeta ...and more »

New dredging strategy to protect Great Barrier Reef - Newsport;

New dredging strategy to protect Great Barrier Reef - Newsport

NewsportNew dredging strategy to protect Great Barrier ReefNewsportA new strategy for dredging at ports has been announced to help protect the Great Barrier Reef. A risk-based framework for sustainable, leading practice maintenance dredging of Queensland ports to ensure protection of the Great Barrier Reef was ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef Dying at Record Rates - teleSUR English;

Great Barrier Reef Dying at Record Rates - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishGreat Barrier Reef Dying at Record RatesteleSUR EnglishAround 67 percent of the far north section of the reef has died due to bleaching, scientists say. Australia's iconic great barrier reef — the world's biggest coral reef system — has been dying off at record rates due to coral bleaching, a new report ...and more »

Australia's Great Barrier Reef experiences worst coral die off - India Today;

Australia's Great Barrier Reef experiences worst coral die off - India Today

India TodayAustralia's Great Barrier Reef experiences worst coral die offIndia TodayScientists have blamed the warm sea for killing two-thirds of of a 700-km stretch of coral in the past nine months, the worst die-off ever recorded on the Great Barrier Reef. The World Heritage site suffered the most severe bleaching during March and ...and more »

Australia Boosts Spending to Keep Great Barrier Reef off

Australia Boosts Spending to Keep Great Barrier Reef off "in Danger" List - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanAustralia Boosts Spending to Keep Great Barrier Reef off "in Danger" ListScientific AmericanSYDNEY, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Australia will spend A$1.3 billion ($965.3 million) in the next five years to improve the water quality and wellbeing of the Great Barrier Reef to prevent the World Heritage Site being placed on the United Nation's "in danger ...and more »

Federal Government to intervene in land-clearing that could harm Great Barrier Reef - Courier Mail;

Federal Government to intervene in land-clearing that could harm Great Barrier Reef - Courier Mail

Courier MailFederal Government to intervene in land-clearing that could harm Great Barrier ReefCourier MailTHE Turnbull Government has announced it will use its powers to stop Queensland farmers clearing land in an effort to protect the Great Barrier Reef. Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg yesterday promoted his powers to intervene in any land-clearing ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef May Figure In UNESCO's 'Danger List' - NDTV;

Great Barrier Reef May Figure In UNESCO's 'Danger List' - NDTV

NDTVGreat Barrier Reef May Figure In UNESCO's 'Danger List'NDTVThe Great Barrier Reef, the world's largest coral system off the coast of Australia, is at a high risk of being included in UNESCO's 'World Heritage in Danger' list, an official said on Friday. Queensland Minister for Environment and Heritage Steven ...and more »

P&O Cruises and The Good Beer Co. want you to drink beer to save the Great Barrier Reef - the AU review (blog);

P&O Cruises and The Good Beer Co. want you to drink beer to save the Great Barrier Reef - the AU review (blog)

the AU review (blog)P&O Cruises and The Good Beer Co. want you to drink beer to save the Great Barrier Reefthe AU review (blog)Look, despite what people like Pauline Hanson may try and show you, the historic Great Barrier Reef is in trouble, and it has been for quite a number of years. While the issue remains a hotbed of contention for politicians, conservationists like those ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef 'not dying', Australia insists - Times of India;

Great Barrier Reef 'not dying', Australia insists - Times of India

Times of IndiaGreat Barrier Reef 'not dying', Australia insistsTimes of IndiaSYDNEY: The Great Barrier Reef is "not dying", Australia insisted Friday as it updated UNESCO on efforts to protect the natural wonder while scientists blasted a lack of urgency in dealing with climate change. Canberra last year narrowly avoided the UN ...and more »

The government's report on the Great Barrier Reef is a 'dog ate my homework' moment - The Guardian;

The government's report on the Great Barrier Reef is a 'dog ate my homework' moment - The Guardian

The GuardianThe government's report on the Great Barrier Reef is a 'dog ate my homework' momentThe Guardian'A combination of fossil-fuel driven global warming and El Nino saw the reef's water temperatures skyrocket, which caused the worst mass coral bleaching the reef had ever faced.' Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images. Great Barrier Reef · Opinion ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef report to UN shows the poor progress on water quality - The Conversation AU;

Great Barrier Reef report to UN shows the poor progress on water quality - The Conversation AU

The Conversation AUGreat Barrier Reef report to UN shows the poor progress on water qualityThe Conversation AUWater quality is one of the biggest threats facing the Great Barrier Reef. Tatters ❀/Flickr, CC BY-NC. Great Barrier Reef report to UN shows the poor progress on water quality. December 1, 2016 11.55pm EST. Jon Brodie. Author. Jon Brodie. Professorial ...and more »

Reef could be listed as in danger: minister - Sky News Australia;

Reef could be listed as in danger: minister - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaReef could be listed as in danger: ministerSky News AustraliaThere's an increased risk the Great Barrier Reef will end up on a list of World Heritage sites in danger but the Queensland government still hopes to ward that off. The Queensland and federal governments have sent their latest update on reef protection ...and more »

Great Barrier Reef report in, scorecard pending - ABC Online;

Great Barrier Reef report in, scorecard pending - ABC Online

ABC OnlineGreat Barrier Reef report in, scorecard pendingABC OnlineThe Federal Environment Minister has defended the amount of money being set aside to help protect the Great Barrier Reef. A joint state and federal report has been handed to UNESCO, to update the organisation about what Australia is doing to improve ...and more »

Is The Great Barrier Reef Really Dying? How Farm Chemicals And Sediment Affected Australia's Ecosystem - International Business Times;

Is The Great Barrier Reef Really Dying? How Farm Chemicals And Sediment Affected Australia's Ecosystem - International Business Times

International Business TimesIs The Great Barrier Reef Really Dying? How Farm Chemicals And Sediment Affected Australia's EcosystemInternational Business TimesJust days after researchers announced the largest-ever recorded die-off of the Great Barrier Reef, a government report to UNESCO released Thursday noted that farm chemicals and coastal sediment flowing into the waters were the biggest threats to the ...and more »

Barrier Reef at risk of winding up on UNESCO 'danger' list, Queensland Government says - ABC Online;

Barrier Reef at risk of winding up on UNESCO 'danger' list, Queensland Government says - ABC Online

ABC OnlineBarrier Reef at risk of winding up on UNESCO 'danger' list, Queensland Government saysABC OnlineThe Queensland Government says it is possible the world heritage body UNESCO could place the Great Barrier Reef on its "in danger" list, because of failure to secure key sustainability requirements.and more »

No new funding or climate commitments in Great Barrier Reef update - The Sydney Morning Herald;

No new funding or climate commitments in Great Barrier Reef update - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldNo new funding or climate commitments in Great Barrier Reef updateThe Sydney Morning HeraldAn Australian government update on what it is doing to protect the wounded Great Barrier Reef includes no new funding and no new commitments to tackle the biggest threat to its health, climate change. The update to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre ...and more »

Two-thirds of Australians think reef crisis is 'national emergency' – poll - The Guardian;

Two-thirds of Australians think reef crisis is 'national emergency' – poll - The Guardian

The GuardianTwo-thirds of Australians think reef crisis is 'national emergency' – pollThe GuardianA scientist assesses coral on the Great Barrier Reef. Australians support strong measures to protect it, a poll shows. Photograph: HANDOUT/Reuters. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn ...and more »

Australian Waters Are “Cooking” Coral to Death, Causing Worst Ever Die-Off - Futurism;

Australian Waters Are “Cooking” Coral to Death, Causing Worst Ever Die-Off - Futurism

FuturismAustralian Waters Are “Cooking” Coral to Death, Causing Worst Ever Die-OffFuturismOne stretch of the Great Barrier Reef that measures 700-km (435 miles) long has been depleted by two-thirds, the largest die-off ever recorded. Scientists estimate a 5-10 year recovery period for that area of the reef, barring another bleaching event.and more »

Great Barrier Reef Threatened by Climate Change, Chemicals and Sediment - New York Times;

Great Barrier Reef Threatened by Climate Change, Chemicals and Sediment - New York Times

New York TimesGreat Barrier Reef Threatened by Climate Change, Chemicals and SedimentNew York TimesA scientist assessing coral mortality on a section of the Great Barrier Reef in an undated photograph. A new report from the Australian government paints a grim picture of the scale of protecting the 1,400-mile-long reef. Credit Andreas Dietzel/ARC ...and more »