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PhysOrg
Researchers pinpoint abrupt onset of modern day Indian Ocean monsoon systemonset of the modern monsoon pattern in the Maldives 12.9 million years ago, and
Researchers pinpoint abrupt onset of modern day Indian Ocean monsoon system
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
onset of the modern monsoon pattern in the Maldives 12.9 million years ago, and its connection to past climate changes and coral reefs in the region. The analysis of sediment cores provides direct physical evidence of the environmental conditions... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World's 'deepest underwater sinkhole' found - but no-one knows what's underneathalso looked at things like tidal water levels and temperature to work out the d
World's 'deepest underwater sinkhole' found - but no-one knows what's underneath
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 hours ago
also looked at things like tidal water levels and temperature to work out the depth. Read More The hole is located in a coral reef off the Paracel Islands and has been described by locals as the "eye" of the South China Sea. The 'Dragon Hole'... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
‘World’s deepest’ underwater sinkhole found in Chinaocean that is visible from the surface. Described by locals as the “eye” of th
‘World’s deepest’ underwater sinkhole found in China
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
ocean that is visible from the surface. Described by locals as the “eye” of the South China Sea, the hole is located in a coral reef off the Paracel Islands. Dean’s Blue Hole in the Bahamas was previously thought to be the world’s deepest... Read more
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PhysOrg
Conservation scientists help fish catch a break in PohnpeiRebecca Weeks. Credit: ARC Centre of Excellence in Coral Reef Studies Underneat
Conservation scientists help fish catch a break in Pohnpei
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Rebecca Weeks. Credit: ARC Centre of Excellence in Coral Reef Studies Underneath the waves of Palikir Pass, one of the world's top surf breaks in the Pacific Ocean, lies a new safe zone which aims to ensure the survival of local fisheries and the... Read more
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PhysOrg
With too little to eat, 'massive number' of reef sharks depend on deliveryenvironments on the planet, that food pyramid can be turned upside down. "Our
With too little to eat, 'massive number' of reef sharks depend on delivery
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
environments on the planet, that food pyramid can be turned upside down. "Our findings confirm that in pristine remote coral reefs, sharks can be numerous, sometimes even outnumbering their prey at local scales," says Johann Mourier... Read more
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The China Post
Kenting National Park sees worst coral bleaching in 17 years TAIPEI--Coral reefs in waters around southern Taiwan's Kenting area have been
Kenting National Park sees worst coral bleaching in 17 years
The China Post / Posted yesterday
TAIPEI--Coral reefs in waters around southern Taiwan's Kenting area have been hit by the worst bleaching in 17 years, as sea temperatures continue to exceed 30 degrees Celsius, the Kenting... Read more
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CBS News
World's deepest blue hole found in South China Seaand a depth sensor to investigate the mysterious environment of Dragon Hole, wh
World's deepest blue hole found in South China Sea
CBS News / Posted yesterday
and a depth sensor to investigate the mysterious environment of Dragon Hole, which is a well-known feature in Yongle, a coral reef near the Xisha Islands in the South China Sea, according to Xinhua. They found more than 20 marine organisms... Read more
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The Star
Melt the butter; spiny lobster seasons start soonNational Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Spiny Lobste
Melt the butter; spiny lobster seasons start soon
The Star / Posted yesterday
National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctuary, certain areas of John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, and no-take areas in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. During the two-day season, all... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA13. I borrowed my cousin's board and paddled into baby waves at Sunset Beach. I
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
13. I borrowed my cousin's board and paddled into baby waves at Sunset Beach. I was terrified the whole time of hitting the coral reef underneath.KOOKIt should have been no surprise to me that Cayucos State Beach was mostly flat and foggy on this... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
New models at LakePark at Tradition win big in 2016 Parade of...of the six new LakePark models were awarded with the prestigious grand, platinu
New models at LakePark at Tradition win big in 2016 Parade of...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
of the six new LakePark models were awarded with the prestigious grand, platinum, gold and silver awards, respectively. The Coral Reef and Spruce model homes received the grand and platinum awards and the Isle and Buttonwood models were also awarded... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
James Cook University PhD student Ashton Gainsford is investigating the hybridisation of coral reef fish in order to establish whether this could lead to the creation of new species. Ashton Gainsford is investigating the hybridisation of coral reef...
James Cook University PhD student Ashton Gainsford is investigating the hybridisation of coral reef fish in order to establish whether this could lead to the creation of new species.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Ashton Gainsford is investigating the hybridisation of coral reef... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Women travel to Antarctica for gender equality and scienceway to be leaders and stay in science," Ms Gainsford said. Photo: Ashton Gains
Women travel to Antarctica for gender equality and science
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
way to be leaders and stay in science," Ms Gainsford said. Photo: Ashton Gainsford is investigating the hybridisation of coral reef fish in order to establish whether this could lead to the creation of new species. (Supplied: Ashton Gainsford) A... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the oceanat the Center for Marine Resource Studies, which was a school for field studies
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the ocean
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 2 days ago
at the Center for Marine Resource Studies, which was a school for field studies for students studying abroad to learn coral reef biology, as well as a full slate of classes for a semester, while Evelyn was on a well-deserved vacation after... Read more
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iafrica.com
White teacher sues for 'discrimination'County School Board, claiming that her race - white - prevented her from gettin
White teacher sues for 'discrimination'
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
County School Board, claiming that her race - white - prevented her from getting the job. After a decade of working at Coral Reef Elementary, Rosner requested last year to teach reading and language arts to students in the Extended Foreign... Read more
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Quartz
The most ignored aspect of the South China Sea brawl might be the key to solving itEdgardo Gomez of the University of the Philippines called it a “marine paradise
The most ignored aspect of the South China Sea brawl might be the key to solving it
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
Edgardo Gomez of the University of the Philippines called it a “marine paradise.” In economic terms, Gomez estimates that coral reefs provide a value of $350,000 per hectare per year, more than any other natural ecosystem including tropical... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary in Miami-Dade County, filed a federal lawsuit last week after she claimed that she was denied a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary in Miami-Dade County, filed a federal lawsuit last week after she claimed that she was denied a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary in Miami-Dade County, filed a federal lawsuit last week after she claimed that she was denied a... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary in Miami-Dade County, filed a federal lawsuit last week after she claimed that she was denied a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish
Florida teacher who can't speak Spanish sues over not getting...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
she was denied a teaching position because she didn’t know how to speak Spanish. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary in Miami-Dade County, filed a federal lawsuit last week after she claimed that she was denied a... Read more
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Miami New Times
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job That Includes Teaching Spanish (Updated)for a job. One requirement of the position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per day
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job That Includes Teaching Spanish (Updated)
Miami New Times / Posted 3 days ago
for a job. One requirement of the position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per day. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary, filed a federal lawsuit in the Southern District of Florida last week claiming employment... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Eight Tips for the 2016 Lobster Miniseason, July 27 and 28Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay, Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctu
Eight Tips for the 2016 Lobster Miniseason, July 27 and 28
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 3 days ago
Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay, Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctuary, certain areas of John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, and the specified no-take areas in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Visit... Read more
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The News & Observer
Teacher who doesn't speak Spanish sues after being rejected from job teaching Spanish A non-Spanish-speaking teacher at Coral Reef Elementary is suing her employer
Teacher who doesn't speak Spanish sues after being rejected from job teaching Spanish
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
A non-Spanish-speaking teacher at Coral Reef Elementary is suing her employer for rejecting her from a job that required her to teach the language. Google... Read more
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PhysOrg
Isolated coral reefs far from human activity are not healthierStaghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis). Credit: Wikipedia For the world's coral
Isolated coral reefs far from human activity are not healthier
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis). Credit: Wikipedia For the world's coral reefs, the picture keeps getting gloomier. Although it's widely assumed that both local and global factors are contributing to their decline, new research from the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job Teaching Spanishher by not hiring her for a job. The position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job Teaching Spanish
Miami New Times / Posted 4 days ago
her by not hiring her for a job. The position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per day. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary, filed a federal lawsuit in the Southern District of Florida last week claiming employment... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese city launches maritime ecological protection fund - newkerala.com #95255funding worth one million yuan ($150,000) was earmarked on Saturday for the exp
Chinese city launches maritime ecological protection fund - newkerala.com #95255
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
funding worth one million yuan ($150,000) was earmarked on Saturday for the exploration of the newly confirmed world's deepest underwater sinkhole (300.89 metres), or blue hole -- a major coral reef in the Xisha Islands, Xinhua news agency repo... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Young Tawi-Tawi scientist out to save sea of childhoodto MSI,” he said. In Tawi-Tawi, Muallil spends most of his time out in the sea
Young Tawi-Tawi scientist out to save sea of childhood
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
to MSI,” he said. In Tawi-Tawi, Muallil spends most of his time out in the sea on research expeditions, diving to survey coral reefs, interviewing fishermen and engaging experts and scientists to bring environmental conservation programs to the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Other Things That Will Remain Open on Amity Island, According to Mayor Vaughnand everyone is having a wonderful time. Don’t listen to the rumors about shark
Other Things That Will Remain Open on Amity Island, According to Mayor Vaughn
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
and everyone is having a wonderful time. Don’t listen to the rumors about shark attacks—those were just a series of grisly coral-reef and/or boat-propeller accidents. Again, we will not be closing the beaches! Here’s what else is staying... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
At In Situ in San Francisco, originality in careful copieswas next. Fronds of seaweed poked out of a construction of egg white wafers and
At In Situ in San Francisco, originality in careful copies
Guelph Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
was next. Fronds of seaweed poked out of a construction of egg white wafers and squid in rice crackers that stood in for a coral reef. Inside the reef, an octopus was supposed to be hiding, although this one didn't hide well enough to escape the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Out with the old, in with the new - bye bye Coral Reef flumesWork has started to demolish the old flumes at Bracknell's beloved Coral Reef.
Out with the old, in with the new - bye bye Coral Reef flumes
Reading Evening Post / Posted 8 days ago
Work has started to demolish the old flumes at Bracknell's beloved Coral Reef. The shots show the slides being removed as part of the ongoing £13.3 million project to revamp the much-loved swimming pool. The popular water world in Nine Mile Ride is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Vanuatu: Fall in love with the island lifegear and check out the undersea creatures in the marine reserve - strikingly co
Vanuatu: Fall in love with the island life
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
gear and check out the undersea creatures in the marine reserve - strikingly coloured fish, starfish and the stunning coral reef, then lounge with a book and a Tusker or cocktail in the sun. It's the perfect place to unwind. The ferry to the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Spend summer learning about moths, butterfliesput him face-to-face with the luminous white morphos, which carries a seven-inc
Spend summer learning about moths, butterflies
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
put him face-to-face with the luminous white morphos, which carries a seven-inch wingspan. "It's sort of like going to a coral reef. Some butterflies are flying. Others are perched, and some are sitting on the pathways," he said. Questions about... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Study: Climate Change Causing Widespread Global Coral Reef DegradationOAKLAND, Calif. - Global degradation of coral reefs is primarily caused by clim
Study: Climate Change Causing Widespread Global Coral Reef Degradation
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. - Global degradation of coral reefs is primarily caused by climate change instead of localized impacts associated with human population in coastal areas, as many scientists had assumed. That is the conclusion of groundbreaking new... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
21 reasons why Colombia should be your next holiday destinationfree of development. The Colombian islands of Providencia and Santa Catalina p
21 reasons why Colombia should be your next holiday destination
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
free of development. The Colombian islands of Providencia and Santa Catalina provide access to the third largest coral reef system on earth, where divers can admire colourful coral gardens, bountiful marine life and even sunken pirate... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Conrad Bora Bora Nui to open in 2017coast of Bora Bora, about 20 minutes by boat from Bora Bora Airport. Offering p
Conrad Bora Bora Nui to open in 2017
Hospitality Net / Posted 10 days ago
coast of Bora Bora, about 20 minutes by boat from Bora Bora Airport. Offering panoramic ocean views, access to sea sports, coral reef dive sites and hiking trails, the beachfront Conrad Bora Bora Nui will feature 29 tropical garden and beach villas... Read more
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The Scientist
The Earth's Changing SeasLater, on trips to warmer climes, snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef and divi
The Earth's Changing Seas
The Scientist / Posted 10 days ago
Later, on trips to warmer climes, snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef and diving in the Caribbean revealed technicolor coral reefs and fishes as astonishingly beautiful as the marine organisms pictured on this month’s cover. But the oceans of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stirs of mutiny in the South Pacificwhile sailing. Perturbed, he stopped his ship. Daylight revealed that, had he n
Stirs of mutiny in the South Pacific
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
while sailing. Perturbed, he stopped his ship. Daylight revealed that, had he not done so, he would have sailed on to a coral reef. On Fanning Island, everyone goes barefoot – including the police. There is no electricity or television, and the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Follow Sir David Attenborough to UQ’s Heron Island Research Stationat Heron Island Research Station. Study Abroad and exchange students are able
Follow Sir David Attenborough to UQ’s Heron Island Research Station
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 days ago
at Heron Island Research Station. Study Abroad and exchange students are able to explore Heron Island and its surrounding coral reefs by enrolling in UQ’s MARS2005 field trip, for which they are pre-approved. Please contact biologyadmin@uq.edu.au... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sanganeb and Dungonab Sites Inscribed On World Heritage Listtaken by the World Heritage Committee on Sunday during its current meetings in
Sanganeb and Dungonab Sites Inscribed On World Heritage List
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
taken by the World Heritage Committee on Sunday during its current meetings in Istanbul, Turkey. Sanganeb is an isolated, coral reef structure in the central Red Sea and the only atoll, 25 km off the shoreline of Sudan. The second element of the... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Heading underwater to deliver the wow factorthat one island hosts one resort." That makes it far easier for owners to const
Heading underwater to deliver the wow factor
Hospitality Net / Posted 11 days ago
that one island hosts one resort." That makes it far easier for owners to construct a jetty out to the edge of the coral reef, the overhead habitat of many aquatic species. "The coral reef habitat is also often in close proximity making it... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Bracknell's Coral Reef narrowly escaped becoming a football pitchCoral Reef had a near miss when its roof needed replacing as the beloved leisur
Bracknell's Coral Reef narrowly escaped becoming a football pitch
Reading Evening Post / Posted 12 days ago
Coral Reef had a near miss when its roof needed replacing as the beloved leisure centre nearly became a football pitch. Coral Reef's roof has come to the end of its life span as 3,000 stainless steel bolts start to degrade. The council had to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Winner, winner: It's a blue ribbon day for many at OC Fair's competitionsallowing an electrical current to mark a natural pattern on the wood that looks
Winner, winner: It's a blue ribbon day for many at OC Fair's competitions
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
allowing an electrical current to mark a natural pattern on the wood that looks like the silhouette of tree branches or a coral reef. Gilroy, who made wooden shipping pallets before retiring, got into fine woodworking about 10 years ago in a... Read more
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EarthSky
New microscopic view of ocean floor creaturesat the Interuniversity Institute for Marine Sciences. With their help, we set u
New microscopic view of ocean floor creatures
EarthSky / Posted 14 days ago
at the Interuniversity Institute for Marine Sciences. With their help, we set up our system in the Red Sea’s well-preserved coral reefs. Andrew Mullen deploys the BUM during coral reef studies in Maui. Image via Emily L. A. Kelly/UCSD In deploying... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Alaska fish harvest soars into the millionsof Central Florida reveals that the mix of 20 chemicals in even one drop of sun
Alaska fish harvest soars into the millions
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 14 days ago
of Central Florida reveals that the mix of 20 chemicals in even one drop of sunscreen can severely damage fragile coral reef systems. The researchers estimate that up to 10 percent of the world's coral reefs are at risk of 'death by... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
MASTER GARDENER: Today’s echinacea not your grandmother's purple coneflowerDesire (peach apricot, orange, and pink), Supreme Cantaloupe (nonstop long-last
MASTER GARDENER: Today’s echinacea not your grandmother's purple coneflower
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Desire (peach apricot, orange, and pink), Supreme Cantaloupe (nonstop long-lasting blooms the color of cantaloupe) and Coral Reef (salmon and dark-coral red). Green Jewel has light green rays and dark green cones tinged with bronze. Large,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vietnam reaffirms East Sea sovereigntyPhilippines against China’s claims in the South China Sea. It said China has c
Vietnam reaffirms East Sea sovereignty
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Philippines against China’s claims in the South China Sea. It said China has caused permanent and irreparable harm to the coral reef ecosystem at the Spratly islands, and that it also has no historic title over waters of the South China... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Conrad Hotels & Resorts to Debut Smart Luxury in the South Pacificcoast of Bora Bora, about 20 minutes by boat from Bora Bora Airport. Offering p
Conrad Hotels & Resorts to Debut Smart Luxury in the South Pacific
Hospitality Net / Posted 14 days ago
coast of Bora Bora, about 20 minutes by boat from Bora Bora Airport. Offering panoramic ocean views, access to sea sports, coral reef dive sites and hiking trails, the beachfront Conrad Bora Bora Nui will feature 29 tropical garden and beach villas... Read more
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The Economic Times
Xi’s fading dream: How China’s leader painted his country into a corner in the South China Seaprevent Chinese fishermen from fishing in the zone". The court severely reprima
Xi’s fading dream: How China’s leader painted his country into a corner in the South China Sea
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
prevent Chinese fishermen from fishing in the zone". The court severely reprimanded China for causing "severe harm to the coral reef environment". Southeast Asian countries resentful of China's imperious attitude are quietly pleased to see... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Enjoy leisurely beach adventure on South Padre Islandfor snorkeling. Our catamaran meandered past bay side hotels and sports fisher
Enjoy leisurely beach adventure on South Padre Island
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
for snorkeling. Our catamaran meandered past bay side hotels and sports fishermen casting off docks. Sure, there is no coral reef that calls to mind an array of colorful fish, invertebrates and mammals, but there is a surprising amount of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Stunning photos show the Great Barrier Reef is dying, due to 'coral bleaching'Marine Park Authority, said in a statement. Climate change and El Nino are to
Stunning photos show the Great Barrier Reef is dying, due to 'coral bleaching'
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Marine Park Authority, said in a statement. Climate change and El Nino are to blame for heating up the ocean temperatures. Coral reefs around the world are facing catastrophic mortality rates. National Geographic reports that over the past year “12... Read more
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