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Apr 6, 2016 12:46 PM ET // AFP
Natural World Heritage Sites, including the Great Barrier Reef and Machu Picchu, are threatened by mining, oil exploration and illegal logging, conservation group WWF warned. Continue reading →
Apr 4, 2016 12:16 PM ET // Mindy Weisberger, LiveScience
Severe bleaching in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, described by experts as the worst mass bleaching event in its history, ring alarm bells for the corals' future. Continue reading →
Dec 16, 2015 08:38 AM ET // AFP
The initiative sparks fears that companies could potentially use such investments to hide poor green credentials.
Sep 2, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Discovery News
A deep sea robot finds marine life rivaling that found at the Great Barrier Reef.
Oct 28, 2014 01:45 PM ET // AFP
The government's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef can't prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday.
Mar 6, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
The rapid pace of global warming and the slow pace of coral growth may mean the reef is unlikely to evolve quickly enough to survive.
Jan 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET // AFP
An Australian agency approves dumping as much as 3 million cubic meters of dredge waste in park waters.
Jul 22, 2013 12:34 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A training exercise goes awry near the Great Barrier Reef. Continue reading →
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