Tag: Great Barrier Reef

Dire Warning For Great Barrier Reef Amid Bleaching
Dire Warning For Great Barrier Reef Amid Bleaching

The report found 2021 was the warmest year on record for the world's oceans and the 2,300-km World Heritage site could not survive under those conditions.

  • Monday, 21 March 2022
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Australia's Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching worsens

Canberra: The coral bleaching situation in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef has worsened due to widespread damages caused by warmer ocean temperatures, a media report said on Friday. The first survey for 2017 was conducted on Thursday by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA), over the area between Cairns and Townsville in Queensland state. […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Australian Court Bans Great Barrier Reef Shark Cull

Sydney: Australia’s Queensland state will be forced to end their shark culling programme after a court on Thursday banned the practice in protected areas of the Great Barrier Reef. Brought forward by animal welfare group, Humane Society International Marine campaigner Lawrence Chlebeck on Thursday said: “The science is crystal clear, killing sharks does not improve […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021