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Naples Daily News
Animal activists brace for ‘Finding Dory’ impact on tropical fishin the wild," Umberger said. "The other concern is, fishermen use cyanide to ca
Animal activists brace for ‘Finding Dory’ impact on tropical fish
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
in the wild," Umberger said. "The other concern is, fishermen use cyanide to capture these fish, which can damage the reef. The fishermen already report that they must go farther and farther out from land to find the blue tang, and the... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
In the Bahamas, scuba diving with James Bond’s trainerher star-framed profile for the final time, I thought of Hemingway's descriptio
In the Bahamas, scuba diving with James Bond’s trainer
Guelph Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
her star-framed profile for the final time, I thought of Hemingway's description of a Bimini shipwreck: "Down along the reef where they went underwater fishing that day, there was an old iron wreck of a steamer that had broken up and at high... Read more
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asianage
A water baby’s day outwe embarked upon our journey to rendezvous with the supremely gorgeous blue-gre
A water baby’s day out
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
we embarked upon our journey to rendezvous with the supremely gorgeous blue-green sea. As we take the giant stride into the reef with our mask and fins on, we begin our first underwater breath. In no time, we’re surrounded by jelly fish, clown... Read more
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asianage
A water baby's day outwe embarked upon our journey to rendezvous with the supremely gorgeous blue-gre
A water baby's day out
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
we embarked upon our journey to rendezvous with the supremely gorgeous blue-green sea. As we take the giant stride into the reef with our mask and fins on, we begin our first underwater breath. In no time, we’re surrounded by jelly fish, clown... Read more
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The North West Star
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
The North West Star / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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The Border Mail
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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The Courier
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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The Young Witness
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
The Young Witness / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Western Advocate
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Kiama Independent
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Manning River Times
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Manning River Times / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
The 17 best places for a five-day short breaksnorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist ex
The 17 best places for a five-day short break
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 hours ago
snorkelling or in the ship's glass-bottom boat. The onboard marine biologist explains the natural history and evolution of the reef and helps you discover local wildlife, which includes sea turtles, giant clams, rays and some 200 different species... Read more
21 related stories
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Florida Keys Keynoter
Redfish continue to be elusive in the backcountryweek of fishing, and it is only getting better! Relatively stabile conditions m
Redfish continue to be elusive in the backcountry
Florida Keys Keynoter / Posted yesterday
week of fishing, and it is only getting better! Relatively stabile conditions meant a more consistent bite offshore and on the reef, while the tarpon bite slowed the backcountry bite turned on. Offshore on the humps of Islamorada there have been... Read more
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CBC.ca
Huge, hidden coral reef found near mouth of Amazon Riverthe plume, which floats because fresh water is less dense than seawater. The fa
Huge, hidden coral reef found near mouth of Amazon River
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
the plume, which floats because fresh water is less dense than seawater. The fast current in the region carries food past the reef for animals to snatch as it goes by, but prevents sediment from settling and burying living things. Now that the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In Latest US-China Escalation, Beijing Denies US Aircraft Carrier Access To Hong Kong Porton an isolated reef 1,000 miles south of Tokyo to win a political dispute. Sci
In Latest US-China Escalation, Beijing Denies US Aircraft Carrier Access To Hong Kong Port
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
on an isolated reef 1,000 miles south of Tokyo to win a political dispute. Scientists plan to implant coral "seeds" on the reef in an effort to raise the reef's ranking to that of an official island, The Times of London reported Tuesday. An... Read more
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Mashable
Great Barrier Reef may perish by 2030s as ocean temperatures skyrocket, study findshot ocean temperatures, which is causing widespread coral bleaching that is dam
Great Barrier Reef may perish by 2030s as ocean temperatures skyrocket, study finds
Mashable / Posted yesterday
hot ocean temperatures, which is causing widespread coral bleaching that is damaging and, in some cases, even killing the reefs. Now a new study by scientists at the Australian Research Council finds that the ongoing bleaching event is mainly... Read more
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The China Post
Nation protests Japan seizure of fishing boatJapan's claim over the space because the Okinotori atoll does not constitute an
Nation protests Japan seizure of fishing boat
The China Post / Posted yesterday
Japan's claim over the space because the Okinotori atoll does not constitute an island. He described Japan's definition of the reef as an island as an "illegal expansion of power." In response, Lin said Numata reiterated Japan's stance that... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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The Courier
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
The Courier / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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The Young Witness
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Western Advocate
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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The North West Star
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with themThe lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patter
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia: Spotting whale sharks from the air then swimming with them
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
The lagoon it creates is a spilt paint pot of greens and turquoises, all patterned by the prevailing currents. Then behind the reef are the blues.The deep, rich darker ocean bulk is streaked with patches of brilliant, lighter blue. But the variety... Read more
10 related stories
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Raw Story
Large parts of Great Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’recolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the
Large parts of Great Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
recolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the unusual step of releasing it early because the reef is in such a dire predicament. “We are confident in the results because these kind of attribution studies are well... Read more
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News.com.au
Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science said they were releasin
Barrier Reef ‘dead in 20 years’
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science said they were releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. The centre was established in 2011 by the government’s Australian Research Council... Read more
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Mashable
The first digital pot shop opens its doors in Washingtonthe budtender, one newly-opened marijuana dispensary in Washington is offering
The first digital pot shop opens its doors in Washington
Mashable / Posted yesterday
the budtender, one newly-opened marijuana dispensary in Washington is offering its clients a purely digital experience. The Reef, located in Bremerton, Washington, claims that it is the first digital marijuana dispensary, ditching the staff for... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Waveriders are geared for high-seasfour-foot closeout bombs on the beachbreak. Nahoon Corner, however, showed pro
Waveriders are geared for high-seas
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
four-foot closeout bombs on the beachbreak. Nahoon Corner, however, showed promise but the deep channel near Austin’s at the Reef created a typical rip and south swell wonk which will make the paddle at Corner ultra-strenuous. However, the cold... Read more
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Western Advocate
Pizza Capers treat customers like familyof Bathurst,” Michael said. Pizza Capers opened last week in William Street an
Pizza Capers treat customers like family
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
of Bathurst,” Michael said. Pizza Capers opened last week in William Street and already one of the customer favourites is the reef and beef with cajun prawns, black angus beef, lemon pepper and hollandaise sauce. The bourbon barbecue chicken is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientistsrecolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
recolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the unusual step of releasing it early because the reef is in such a dire predicament. "We are confident in the results because these kind of attribution studies are well... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientistsrecolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
recolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the unusual step of releasing it early because the reef is in such a dire predicament. "We are confident in the results because these kind of attribution studies are well... Read more
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dna
New coral reef system found at mouth of Amazon Riverwater in the world. As large rivers empty into the world's oceans in areas kno
New coral reef system found at mouth of Amazon River
dna / Posted yesterday
water in the world. As large rivers empty into the world's oceans in areas known as plumes, they typically create gaps in the reef distribution along the tropical shelves - something that makes finding a reef in the Amazon plume an unexpected... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: Scientistsrecolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the
Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: Scientists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
recolonise them. The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the centre took the unusual step of releasing it early because the reef is in such a dire predicament. "We are confident in the results because these kind of attribution studies are well... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tour operator refuses to take senators to Barrier Reef, fears bad publicity for tourismand senator Larissa Waters announced a suite of election policies on Thursday i
Tour operator refuses to take senators to Barrier Reef, fears bad publicity for tourism
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
and senator Larissa Waters announced a suite of election policies on Thursday in Cairns that were aimed at protecting the reef, including a transition away from fossil fuels. The president of the Cairns Professional Fishing Association and... Read more
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News Mail
Coast council says sea level rises factored into planschange. The Swans AFL and Capricorn Football Club ovals would also be under wa
Coast council says sea level rises factored into plans
News Mail / Posted yesterday
change. The Swans AFL and Capricorn Football Club ovals would also be under water. The Capricorn Visitors Centre and the Reef Palms Golf Course will also be impacted. NGIS Australia Principal Consultant Nathan Eaton said there had been broad... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientistsExcellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing
Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Excellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. They say that if greenhouse gases keep rising, then mass coral bleaching events like... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Senate panel OK's oyster scraper billby the oyster industry, bars so-called large “diving board” scrapers from publi
Senate panel OK's oyster scraper bill
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
by the oyster industry, bars so-called large “diving board” scrapers from public oyster reefs because they can damage the reef. It also limits scrapers to 175 pounds. “The effort here is to make sure we’re not taking too much of the coastal... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Senate panel OK's oyster scraper billby the oyster industry, bars so-called large “diving board” scrapers from publi
Senate panel OK's oyster scraper bill
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
by the oyster industry, bars so-called large “diving board” scrapers from public oyster reefs because they can damage the reef. It also limits scrapers to 175 pounds. “The effort here is to make sure we’re not taking too much of the coastal... Read more
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News.com.au
Death of the reef looms: top scientists Large tracts of the Great Barrier Reef are likely to be dead within 20 years
Death of the reef looms: top scientists
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Large tracts of the Great Barrier Reef are likely to be dead within 20 years as climate change drives mass coral bleaching events, top Australian scientists say. Scientists from the ARC Centre of Excellence... Read more
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Perth Now
Death of the reef looms: top scientistsExcellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing
Death of the reef looms: top scientists
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
Excellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. They say that if greenhouse gases keep rising, then mass coral bleaching events like... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Death of the reef looms: top scientistsExcellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing
Death of the reef looms: top scientists
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Excellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. They say that if greenhouse gases keep rising, then mass coral bleaching events like... Read more
12 related stories
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Herald Sun
Death of the reef looms: top scientistsExcellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing
Death of the reef looms: top scientists
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Excellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. They say that if greenhouse gases keep rising, then mass coral bleaching events like... Read more
12 related stories
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Weekly Times
Death of the reef looms: top scientistsExcellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing
Death of the reef looms: top scientists
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
Excellence for Climate System Science have taken the unusual step of releasing their latest research paper early, because the reef is in such a dire predicament. They say that if greenhouse gases keep rising, then mass coral bleaching events like... Read more
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