#Great Barrier Reef

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

    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

  • Feature: One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger
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    One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2019

    Eighty-five percent of the species found in the bight are found nowhere else in the world. Read more

  • Article: Australia Plans to Dump 1 Million Tons of Sludge on the Great Barrier Reef
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    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
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    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
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    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: Belize Praised for Saving Its Huge Coral Reef From Utter Destruction
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    Belize Praised for Saving Its Huge Coral Reef From Utter Destruction

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|June 27, 2018

    The reef is the second-largest in the world after Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Read more

  • Article: 'Coral IVF' Treatment May Save Australia's Great Barrier Reef
    Environment

    'Coral IVF' Treatment May Save Australia's Great Barrier Reef

    June 11, 2018

    A recent trial is showing signs of success under the sea. Read more

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

    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