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Former Great Barrier Reef Authority Director Slams Current Management - Via Northern Star Australia
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Site, Marine Environment, Habitat Destruction, Endangered Species, Coral, Aquatic Animals, Suffering, Extinction, Sustainability, Ethics )

- 648 days ago -
A former Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority director, Jon Day, has claimed Australian authorities are failing to protect one of the world's greatest natural wonders, by planning to dredge and dump 'sea spoil' at Abbot Point, Coral Sea, Australia.
Protect Caribbean Coral By Improving Fishery Management ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, coral )

- 734 days ago -
Healthy coral reefs are crucial to places like the U.S. Caribbean. They provide a home for hundreds of species of fish, invertebrates, turtles, dolphins, and more. They also provide food and tourist dollars and even protect local coastlines from the full
We Need The Coral Recovery Plan! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: coral, threatened )

- 1040 days ago -
Coral is recognized as "threatened", but the National Marine Fisheries Service is pushing for them to be reclassified as "endangered". Stand with the Center for Biological Diversity and tell the NOAA to publicly disclose their coral recovery plan.
Divers Volunteer on Coral Restoration in Fla. Keys
Environment  (tags: Coral, water, wildlife, world, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, research, humans, habitat, ecosystems, endangered, environment, destruction, conservation, animals )

- 1088 days ago -
Divers helping out with the work first get a crash course in everything about corals. They learn that coral reefs are experiencing a rapid decline, particularly in the Caribbean.
Help Save Coral Reefs in Biscayne National Park! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: coral, protection, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, water, Sustainabililty )

- 1683 days ago -
Please write Park Superintendent Mark Lewis now while the National Park Service is revising the General Management Plan for Biscayne National Park, and ask him to restore the reefs to their native abundance and diversity by establishing new protoection.
Coral Crisis: 75% of the World's Coral Reefs in Danger--New Report
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, coral, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, climate-change, climate, wildlife, world, science, nature, research )

- 1920 days ago -
Marine scientists have been warning for years that coral reefs, the most biodiverse ecosystems in the ocean, are facing grave peril
Scientists Reveal World's Most Endangered Corals
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, coral, habitat, nature, endangered )

- 1960 days ago -
After one of the worst years on record for coral bleaching, conservationists have drawn up a list of the corals in most urgent need of saving.
Climate Change Remains a Real Threat to Corals
Environment  (tags: climate, climate change, science, coral, ocean, effects, research )

- 2054 days ago -
Hopes that coral reefs might be able to survive, and recover from, bleaching caused by climate change may have grown dimmer for certain coral species, according to new research by University at Buffalo marine biologists published this week in PLoS One.
Troubled Waters: Massive Coral Bleaching in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, nature, coral, bleaching, Indonesia, habitat )

- 2100 days ago -
A dramatic rise in the surface temperature of Indonesian waters has resulted in a large-scale bleaching event that has devastated local coral populations. Following a report of a bleaching incident in May, WCS-Indonesia dispatched a "Rapid Response
Mass Bleaching Closes Major Dive Sites in Coral Triangle
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, bleaching, habitat, nature, protection )

- 2126 days ago -
Mass coral bleaching caused by global warming is threatening the health of the Coral Triangle, a vast marine region that is home to 76 per cent of the world's known corals.
Global Warming Killing Off Coral in Red Sea
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, Red Sea, habitat, protection )

- 2133 days ago -
CT scans reveal coral has been under 'chronic stress' for ten years
Coral Loss Slowed and Even Reversed By Marine Protected Areas
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, coral, marine protected areas, habitat, nature )

- 2286 days ago -
A new worldwide study shows how Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), zones where fishing and other potentially harmful activities are regulated, provide an added bonus - helping coral reef ecosystems ward off and recover from threats to their health.
Coral Can Recover From Climate Change Damage, New Research Suggests
Environment  (tags: Coral, Climate change, UK, Research )

- 2329 days ago -
A new study by scientists in the UK provides the first evidence that coral reefs can recover from the devastating effects of climate change.
Coral Bleaching Increases Chances of Coral Disease
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, bleaching, disease, habitat, nature, protection )

- 2422 days ago -
Mass coral bleaching has devastated coral colonies around the world for almost three decades. Now scientists have found that bleaching can make corals more susceptible to disease and, in turn, coral disease can exacerbate the negative effects of
Some Coral Reefs Resistant to Climate Change
Environment  (tags: coral, climate-change, environment, protection, habitat )

- 2588 days ago -
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) have revealed a new study that shows that some coral reefs off East Africa are unusually resilient to climate change due to improved fisheries management and a combination of geophysical factors.

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