#Coral reef

  • Article: Scientists Are 3D-Printing Coral Reefs to Prevent Extinction

    Scientists Are 3D-Printing Coral Reefs to Prevent Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2019

    The structures allow coral reefs to rehabilitate. Read more

  • Article: Baby Coral Declined by 89% Across the Great Barrier Reef

    Baby Coral Declined by 89% Across the Great Barrier Reef

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 4, 2019

    But scientists say the surviving coral could be more resilient than ever. Read more

  • Article: Australia Plans to Dump 1 Million Tons of Sludge on the Great Barrier Reef

    Australia Plans to Dump 1 Million Tons of Sludge on the Great Barrier Reef

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 26, 2019

    Environmentalists warn that the sludge could cause serious harm. Read more

  • Article: Great Barrier Reef Could Face Its Most Extreme Bleaching Event Yet

    Great Barrier Reef Could Face Its Most Extreme Bleaching Event Yet

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2018

    The Great Barrier Reef could be entirely gone in the next few decades. Read more

  • Article: The Great Barrier Reef Has Finally Started to Bounce Back

    The Great Barrier Reef Has Finally Started to Bounce Back

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 7, 2018

    “It is clearly a misconception that the reef is dead.” Read more

  • Article: One of the Last Pristine Coral Reefs Gets World's Strongest Legal Protection

    One of the Last Pristine Coral Reefs Gets World's Strongest Legal Protection

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 14, 2018

    As coral reefs face catastrophic decline, actions like this make a decisive difference. Read more

  • Article: The Great Barrier Reef Nearly Died 5 Times. This Could Be Its Last Chance.

    The Great Barrier Reef Nearly Died 5 Times. This Could Be Its Last Chance.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 29, 2018

    "I have grave concerns about the ability of the reef in its current form to survive.” Read more

  • Article: The Great Barrier Reef Is on Death’s Door, Thanks to Climate Change

    The Great Barrier Reef Is on Death’s Door, Thanks to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|March 16, 2017

    The Great Barrier Reef can be seen from space. Read more