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Western Advocate
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reefskills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help bu
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reef
Western Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
skills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help build a wetland ecosystem to save the reef – and jokingly asked, "can I take it home?" It's not exactly the flamboyance we've come to come to expect from a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reefskills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help bu
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reef
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 minutes ago
skills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help build a wetland ecosystem to save the reef – and jokingly asked, "can I take it home?" It's not exactly the flamboyance we've come to come to expect from a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reefskills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help bu
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reef
Manning River Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
skills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help build a wetland ecosystem to save the reef – and jokingly asked, "can I take it home?" It's not exactly the flamboyance we've come to come to expect from a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reefskills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help bu
Richard Branson: Virgin Australia partners with Greening Australia to restore Great Barrier Reef
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 minutes ago
skills by potting a wetland plant – one of many that will be planted to help build a wetland ecosystem to save the reef – and jokingly asked, "can I take it home?" It's not exactly the flamboyance we've come to come to expect from a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northshows mature stag-horn coral bleached at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef off
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
shows mature stag-horn coral bleached at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef off the eastern coast of northern Australia. The reef studies center released the results of its survey of the 2,300-kilometer (1,430-mile) reef off Australia's east... Read more
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Surfers Village
Surfer dies after colliding with reef at Tombstones in West Ozregion of Western Australia’s Coral Coast turned deadly when a surfer suffered
Surfer dies after colliding with reef at Tombstones in West Oz
Surfers Village / Posted 23 minutes ago
region of Western Australia’s Coral Coast turned deadly when a surfer suffered a fatal wipeout after hitting his head on the reef. The break is located near Three Mile Camp near Gnaraloo Homestead An ambulance crew responded to a call to the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Great Barrier Reef: Bleaching 'kills more than a third of coral in some areas'Australia’s east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the c
Great Barrier Reef: Bleaching 'kills more than a third of coral in some areas'
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
Australia’s east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching, though corals to the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Tropical North Queensland adventure with kidsthe lorikeets" in the restaurant. Open 8am-5pm, family entry (two adults, two k
Tropical North Queensland adventure with kids
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
the lorikeets" in the restaurant. Open 8am-5pm, family entry (two adults, two kids) $85. Wildlifehabitat.com.au Sleep on the reef Live aboard luxury boat moored on the outer reef with 21 cabins and stays ranging from one to four nights.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
National news round-up for Monday May 30Australia's east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the co
National news round-up for Monday May 30
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
Australia's east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching, though corals to the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Most coral dead in central section of Great Barrier Reef, surveys revealby just 1C above the pre-industrial period. We’re rapidly running out of time t
Most coral dead in central section of Great Barrier Reef, surveys reveal
Guardian Unlimited / Posted an hour ago
by just 1C above the pre-industrial period. We’re rapidly running out of time to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.” He said the reef was no longer as resilient as it once was. “It is critically important now to bolster the resilience of the reef,... Read more
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The Hindu
Australia's Great Barrier Reef , a third of coral killed due to bleachingSome parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching. Mass
Australia's Great Barrier Reef , a third of coral killed due to bleaching
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching. Mass bleaching has killed more than a third of the coral in the northern and central parts of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, though corals to the south have escaped with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Mass bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier ReefBarrier Reef, scientists say. The scientists found that about 35% of the coral
Mass bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
Barrier Reef, scientists say. The scientists found that about 35% of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching, though corals to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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DW
Great Barrier Reef corals threatened by mass bleaching |corals. The findings come shortly after Australia's environment ministry was c
Great Barrier Reef corals threatened by mass bleaching |
DW / Posted 2 hours ago
corals. The findings come shortly after Australia's environment ministry was criticized for pressuring the UN to omit the Reef from its World Heritage and Tourism Challenge report. The 2,300-kilometer-long Great Barrier Reef is the world's... Read more
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International Business Times
Great Barrier Reef: Alarm bells ring over rising coral deaths due to bleaching they eventually die. 'Time running out' Prof Hughes said bleaching is relativ
Great Barrier Reef: Alarm bells ring over rising coral deaths due to bleaching
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
they eventually die. 'Time running out' Prof Hughes said bleaching is relatively mild in the southern sections of the Reef, with corals south of Cairns expected to return to their normal colour in the coming months. However, the recovery... Read more
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The North West Star
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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The Courier
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bleaching kills off 'third of Great Barrier Reef coral'to a research. Australian researchers found that around 35 percent of the cora
Bleaching kills off 'third of Great Barrier Reef coral'
Aljazeera / Posted 2 hours ago
to a research. Australian researchers found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, a professor with James Cook University in the Queensland state, said on... Read more
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Boston Herald
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Climate change action vital to save reefShorten was in Cairns to reveal the funds - most of which will go to reducing n
Climate change action vital to save reef
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Shorten was in Cairns to reveal the funds - most of which will go to reducing nutrient run-off from agriculture - warning the reef is at risk of being irreparably damaged. 'The reef is in peril,' he told reporters. 'If we do not act, our... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef’s northreef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef’s north
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
reef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Salon.com
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef’s northreef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef’s north
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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The Columbian
35% coral death found in parts of Great Barrier Reefof individual reefs — have found that a striking 35 percent of corals have died
35% coral death found in parts of Great Barrier Reef
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
of individual reefs — have found that a striking 35 percent of corals have died in the northern and central sectors of the reef. The researchers looked at corals from Townsville, Queensland, all the way to New Guinea, said coral expert Terry... Read more
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CTV News
Bleaching kills a third of coral in northern Great Barrier Reefreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 per cent of the coral in t
Bleaching kills a third of coral in northern Great Barrier Reef
CTV News / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 per cent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia’s east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Manning River Times / Posted 3 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals deadan average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas aro
'Huge wake up call': Third of central, northern Great Barrier Reef corals dead
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 hours ago
an average mortality rate of 35 per cent, rising to more than half in areas around Cooktown. The study, of 84 reefs along the reef, found corals south of Cairns had escaped the worst of the bleaching and were now largely recovering any colour that... Read more
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New Kerala
Bleaching kills 35 percent of coral in Great Barrier Reef - newkerala.com #69798Cairns, 80 percent of the coral has been severely affected by bleaching and at
Bleaching kills 35 percent of coral in Great Barrier Reef - newkerala.com #69798
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
Cairns, 80 percent of the coral has been severely affected by bleaching and at least 15 percent have died. The director of the reef studies centre, Terry Hughes, said this year is the "third time in 18 years that the Great Barrier Reef has... Read more
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ABC News
Bleaching Kills Third of Coral in Great Barrier Reef's Northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching Kills Third of Coral in Great Barrier Reef's North
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten pledges $500m for reef as surveys reveal mass coral die-offsto help protect the Great Barrier Reef through better research, co-ordination a
Shorten pledges $500m for reef as surveys reveal mass coral die-offs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
to help protect the Great Barrier Reef through better research, co-ordination and environmental programs. Key points: "The reef is in peril," the Labor leader said during a visit to Cairns, as surveys revealed 35 per cent of coral in central... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bleaching kills third of coral in parts of Great Barrier ReefAustralia's east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the c
Bleaching kills third of coral in parts of Great Barrier Reef
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Australia's east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35% of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching, though corals to the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northwere the areas where the water was hottest for the longest period of time, Hugh
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
were the areas where the water was hottest for the longest period of time, Hughes said. This time, the southern half of the reef was spared largely due to a lucky break that arrived in the form of a tropical cyclone. The remnants of the storm... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northreef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in th
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 hours ago
reef off Australia's east coast found that around 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying, said Terry Hughes, director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's northeast coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35 percent of the coral i
Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching. Terry Hughes, director... Read more
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ABC News
Bleaching Kills Third of Coral in Great Barrier Reef's Northeast coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35 percent of the coral i
Bleaching Kills Third of Coral in Great Barrier Reef's North
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
east coast on Monday. The scientists found that about 35 percent of the coral in the northern and central sections of the reef are dead or dying. Some parts of the reef had lost more than half of the coral to bleaching. Terry Hughes, director... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wright in early surf defeat in Fijibut that aside, I am trying to step it up. “There were some challenging condit
Wright in early surf defeat in Fiji
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
but that aside, I am trying to step it up. “There were some challenging conditions this morning on multiple spots of the reef. I did not quite have my rhythm but I tried to manufacture that win so I was happy.” World No. 2 Conlogue dominated... Read more
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