Cannot save the great barrier reef?

#GreatBarrierReef #Australia #science #environment #ecosystem #water #marine Scientists have reported to the Australian government that the Great Barrier Reef cannot be saved by the plans/policies mentioned in the Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan. This is mainly due to the mass bleaching events, especially due to climate change. The AU$2 billion Reef 2050 plan was launched … Continue reading Cannot save the great barrier reef?

Severe coral bleaching at Great Barrier Reef

#Coral #GreatbarrierReef #Australia #Marine #Warmerwater #GlobalWarming The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA), which carried out the first survey for 2017 over the area between Carins and Townsville in Queensland state, declared widespread damage from an underwater heatwave. It is believed that the cause of bleaching of large areas of coral is warmer water … Continue reading Severe coral bleaching at Great Barrier Reef