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The Trinidad Guardian
Bmobile and volunteers clean up Tobago beachesAtlantic coast, and continued until September 17. “Cleaning the coast means th
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
Atlantic coast, and continued until September 17. “Cleaning the coast means that we can help save the marine life, protect the reef and preserve our future,” said Onica Blackman, Enterprise Marketing and Communications Manager, TSTT, Tobago... Read more
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The Age
Planting program could help save Great Barrier Reefnorth at Ingham, on badly-degraded land that once acted as a natural sieve for
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
north at Ingham, on badly-degraded land that once acted as a natural sieve for nutrients before they flowed out onto the reef. During a visit from Sir Richard Branson to Australia last year, Greening Australia and Virgin Australia announced... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Planting program could help save Great Barrier Reefnorth at Ingham, on badly-degraded land that once acted as a natural sieve for
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
north at Ingham, on badly-degraded land that once acted as a natural sieve for nutrients before they flowed out onto the reef. During a visit from Sir Richard Branson to Australia last year, Greening Australia and Virgin Australia announced... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Project aims to introduce more oysters into Neuse River, local watersNeuse River. Miller, who like many loves oysters, said the goal of the project
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 hours ago
Neuse River. Miller, who like many loves oysters, said the goal of the project is to put 50 acres of reef into the water. The reef is created by pouring a bed of rocks into the water and allowing baby oysters to grow there. Phase one uses... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Could oyster sack limit hurt local restaurants and businesses?Gunkel understands the Commission on Marine Resource's decision to lower the sa
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 hours ago
Gunkel understands the Commission on Marine Resource's decision to lower the sack limit. "We don't want to have damage to the reefs where we can't recover, and if we lose the reef, my understanding is it takes three years to build it back,” said... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Could oyster sack limit hurt local restaurants and businesses?Gunkel understands the Commission on Marine Resource's decision to lower the sa
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 hours ago
Gunkel understands the Commission on Marine Resource's decision to lower the sack limit. "We don't want to have damage to the reefs where we can't recover, and if we lose the reef, my understanding is it takes three years to build it back,” said... Read more
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The Age
Education: High cost of vocational programs in schoolon energy. Reality is blocking the way back. We can throw billions of dollars a
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
on energy. Reality is blocking the way back. We can throw billions of dollars at the coal industry and cause more damage to the reef and our environment. This will not fix the energy "crisis". Or we can embrace the potential of renewable and storage... Read more
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express
Great Barrier Reef SAVED: The amazing creature that could stop natural wonder dyingmillion to protect its greatest marine wonder from the starfish which, along wi
express / Posted yesterday
million to protect its greatest marine wonder from the starfish which, along with tropical cyclones, are blamed for half the reef's coral loss. With its toxic coating and ravenous appetite, the spikey starfish can eat their way through huge... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wetlands unharmed by Adani releasePoint is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has pollut
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Point is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has polluted this nationally significant wetland and the reef coast," co-ordinator Peter McCallum said. "If its coal mine is built we will see other iconic landscapes... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld wetlands not harmed by coal releaseAbbot Point is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Abbot Point is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has polluted this nationally significant wetland and the reef coast," co-ordinator Peter McCallum said. "If its coal mine is built we will see other iconic landscapes harme... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld wetlands not harmed by coal releaseAbbot Point is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Abbot Point is inadequate and Adani cannot be trusted. "We now know Adani has polluted this nationally significant wetland and the reef coast," co-ordinator Peter McCallum said. "If its coal mine is built we will see other iconic landscapes harme... Read more
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Surfers Village
Day 3 delivers for Siargao National Cup in the Philippinesan increase in swell size and some of the perfectly shaped glassy barrels that
Surfers Village / Posted yesterday
an increase in swell size and some of the perfectly shaped glassy barrels that Cloud 9 is famous for rolling in over the reef, allowing the remaining heats of Round 1 to be completed and 10 heats of Round 2 to get done and dusted by late... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Howie Tamati Joins March Against Seabed Mining - Whanganuinot only include the interests of mana whenua but also the interests of the com
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
not only include the interests of mana whenua but also the interests of the community, and environmental projects like the Reef Life Project.”“The work that the Reef Life Project is doing off the South Taranaki coast is fantastic and the images... Read more
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International Business Times
How breeding rare giant sea snails could save the Great Barrier Reef – with the outlook for the future only set to worsen. According to the Austral
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
– with the outlook for the future only set to worsen. According to the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS), the reef – which is the largest living structure in the world – has lost around half of its coral cover in the last 27 years.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Giant sea snails could save the Great Barrier Reef from starfishthe Federal Government will spend $568,000 on breeding the Triton snails over t
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the Federal Government will spend $568,000 on breeding the Triton snails over the next two years before releasing them onto the reef And it's all because the half-a-metre long snail enjoys snacking on the starfish. RELATED ARTICLES 'May God save... Read more
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Perth Now
Giant snail’s Reef trail on tight leashbreeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starf
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
breeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starfish – a potential game changer in protecting the Reef from one of its biggest dangers. Australian Institute of Marine Science research manager David Souter said any... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Giant snail’s Reef trail on tight leashbreeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starf
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
breeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starfish – a potential game changer in protecting the Reef from one of its biggest dangers. Australian Institute of Marine Science research manager David Souter said any... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Giant snail’s Reef trail on tight leashbreeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starf
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
breeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starfish – a potential game changer in protecting the Reef from one of its biggest dangers. Australian Institute of Marine Science research manager David Souter said any... Read more
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News.com.au
Giant snail’s Reef trail on tight leashbreeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starf
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
breeding program for the triton which eats and repels the crown-of-thorns starfish – a potential game changer in protecting the Reef from one of its biggest dangers. A giant triton sea snail dines on a crown-of-thorns starfish. It is set to become... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Giant sea snails to join Barrier Reef battlewill fund research into breeding the rare giant triton sea snails to tackle the
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
will fund research into breeding the rare giant triton sea snails to tackle the problem of the crown-of-thorns starfish. The coral-eating starfish is said to be responsible for 40 per cent of coral cover loss on the reef in the pas... Read more
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Business Standard India
Protesters set to rally against Australia's biggest coal projecton Coal" and the "Reef Defenders" groups are to start their protests at Bowen,
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
on Coal" and the "Reef Defenders" groups are to start their protests at Bowen, in the Whitsunday region of Queensland where the reef is situated. Paul Jukes, a Whitsunday farmer and tourism operator, told Reuters by telephone that the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Middle School Students Help Restore Maryland's Oyster Populationfor fish, and obviously it’s an economic thing for oyster men to harvest for ea
CBS Baltimore / Posted 4 days ago
for fish, and obviously it’s an economic thing for oyster men to harvest for eating.” When these oysters are ready, the students will help relocate them to the reef near Fort Carroll. Students will also help with restoration of the Magothy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rarotonga: Turning troppo is easytours available to tourists. For the best experience, a trip with Koka Lagoon T
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
tours available to tourists. For the best experience, a trip with Koka Lagoon Tours is a must. Crews take guests out to the reef on a glass-bottom boat to a marine reserve which is home to a tonne of fish and clams. The tour concludes with a... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
The Final Showand invasion from the crown of thorns is damaging the great barrier reef beyond
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted 4 days ago
and invasion from the crown of thorns is damaging the great barrier reef beyond repair. The bleakest outlooks have the reef being unrecognisable within the next couple of decades.Credit: Yanguang Lan Unsplash Sundarbans, India and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Join forces to stop fish bombing – Pang(NGO) Reef Check has conducted a long-term investigation and study on fish bomb
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
(NGO) Reef Check has conducted a long-term investigation and study on fish bombing activities in Sabah waters. In the Reef Check’s report which was presented during the second Maritime Environmental Security Workshop 2017 recently, Pang... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Great Barrier Reef is not 'dead', environmentalist urgesof the Great Barrier Reef is appalling but, in reference to its size, it’s stil
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
of the Great Barrier Reef is appalling but, in reference to its size, it’s still one of the healthiest in the world.” The Reef, composed of more than 2,900 individual reefs and covering some 133,000 square miles, has suffered at the hands of... Read more
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MLive.com
Lake Superior's waves are being studied at 'loneliest place in North America'by the lighthouse sits 45 miles due north of Marquette in the Upper Peninsula.
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
by the lighthouse sits 45 miles due north of Marquette in the Upper Peninsula. Early mariners were surprised to find the reef - which is less than 5 feet underwater in some spots - so far out in Lake Superior. Before it was marked by a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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The Young Witness
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Western Advocate
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Kiama Independent
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Manning River Times
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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The North West Star
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Daily Liberal
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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The Border Mail
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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The Courier
An island of tranquilitycouple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,”
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
couple of tough years, and went belly-up. “I don’t want to end up like them,” said Peter. Snorkellers enjoy their time on the reef at Lady Elliot Island. “And don’t worry, we attract plenty of guests who could easily afford to stay anywhere they... Read more
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Business Wire
Atlantis Launches Fundraising Efforts to Support the Islands of The Bahamas Impacted by Hurricane Irmafrom the iconic Royal Towers to the original Beach and Coral Towers to the newl
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
from the iconic Royal Towers to the original Beach and Coral Towers to the newly built luxury properties, The Cove and The Reef. The Coral has reopened as a fully redesigned family escape with a new lobby, new rooms, and new amenities – with a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australian surfers making waves in Tahitiactually is," said Kerr of the iconic reef break of Teahupo'o. "Now, when the
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
actually is," said Kerr of the iconic reef break of Teahupo'o. "Now, when the good ones come it's very shallow. I bumped the reef and I saw Ace [Buchan] do the same on his last wave." Wright echoed his compatriot's sentiment. "It's so shallow... Read more
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B&T
Outdoor Player goa Offers Charities To Win Share Of $1m Worth Of Media SpaceReef Foundation, another 2017 partner, embarked on a mission to harness the pow
B&T / Posted 7 days ago
Reef Foundation, another 2017 partner, embarked on a mission to harness the power of everyday citizens to look after the reef. Cassandra Erbs, director of marketing and business development of the foundation, said: “The partnership with goa... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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The Young Witness
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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Western Advocate
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urgin
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar, urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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New York Post
Forcing coral to have sex could save the Great Barrier ReefPhilippines. The release “successfully re-established a breeding coral populat
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
Philippines. The release “successfully re-established a breeding coral population from coral larvae settling directly on the reef,” Harrison said. “The really exciting outcome is that surviving corals grew fast enough to get to a big enough size... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Medical marijuana shops get a temporary reprieve from statebusiness side of medical marijuana, but put patients in jeopardy by cutting off
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
business side of medical marijuana, but put patients in jeopardy by cutting off their supply. One dispensary in Detroit — The Reef — closed its doors on Monday as a pre-emptive measure against possible action by the Licensing Board. The Board... Read more
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The Age
Shark attack rescuers and collar bomb police honoured for braverywas awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar urging
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
was awarded a Bravery Medal after he stayed in the water with Mr Nakahar urging him to catch a wave with him towards the reef. Mr Trist said he had surfed with Mr Connellan for years and had often wondered about his reaction to a shark... Read more
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