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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 )

Victoria
- 28 days ago - northernstar.com.au
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.
OP-ED: Australian World Heritage: Keeping the Outstanding Exceptional
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, conservation, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, environment, politics, nature, protection )

Cal
- 39 days ago - abc.net.au
What does it mean to care for natural World Heritage in 2014 and beyond?
The Great Barrier Reef Will Be Ravaged By El NiñO
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, weather, Great Barrier Reef, El nino, world, research, oceans, climate-change, climate )

Cal
- 69 days ago - motherjones.com
The Great Barrier Reef is set to be ravaged by the expected El Niño weather phenomenon and scientists warn that similar warming events have significantly impacted upon the reef's coral.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Sediment Dumping in the Great Barrier Reef - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 82 days ago - forcechange.com
Despite ongoing controversy the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has approved a project to expand nearby coal ports. A massive amount of sediment dredged during this expansion would be dumped inside the park, threatening Australiaïs world-renown
YOUNESCO: Vote for the Reef : UNESCO World Heritage Committee June 2014 - With Video PLEASE VOTE
Environment  (tags: UNESCO, vote, World Heritage Committee, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, dredge spoil, coal ports, WWF, Vote for the Reef )

Evelyn
- 101 days ago - younesco.org
This June Unesco's world heritage committee will vote on the future of the reef. for the first time ever, you get a vote too.. 100000000 tonnes of dredge spoil dumped in world heritage waters. 4 new mega ports, including one of the biggest coal ports etc
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: PROTECT THE GREAT BARRIER REEF--STOP THE CARMICHAEL MINE!
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, Australia, mining companies, greed, greedy energy companies, world, protection, oceans, pollution, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, ecosystems )

Cal
- 116 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Queensland's 'in-the-coal-business' Government is allowing one of the most reckless companies in the world, Adani, to create a monstrous new mine in the Galilee Basin.Environment Minister Hunt has the final say, and he could announce his decision at any m
Protect the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef )

Ashley
- 135 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition to urge the Australian government to protect the Great Barrier Reef
An Urgent Threat to the Great Barrier Reef ACTION
Environment  (tags: great barrier reef, Australia, dredging, destruction, environment, habitat )

Nancy
- 152 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Australian government is turning its back on the Reef, and decided to open the door to dredging and dumping in the Marine Protected area.
Monsanto's Roundup Weed Killer Threatens Coral Reefs, Persists In Seawater - Via Green Med Info
Environment  (tags: Science Research, Environment, Great Barrier Reef, Ocean Pollution, Aquatic Animals, Monsanto, Roundup herbicide, Glyphosate, Habitat Destruction, Australia )

Victoria
- 219 days ago - greenmedinfo.com
In the new study titled, "Glyphosate persistence in seawater," Australian marine researchers found that toxic Roundup pesticide 'runoff' plumes end up in seawater up to 50km from shore harming the Great Barrier reef in multiple ways.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Lend Lease: Don't Trash the Great Barrier Reef.
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, oceans, world )

Cal
- 270 days ago - action.sumofus.org
A global construction firm wants to build a massive coal port right next to Australia's Great Barrier Reef -- putting this precious international treasure at grave risk.
Australia Approves Coal Port Near Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, water, nature, animals, pollution, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 274 days ago - csmonitor.com
Environmentalists fear that approval for one of the world's largest coal ports and an associated dredging operation to create a 'shipping super-highway' will cause severe damage to Australia's Great Barrier Reef.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let the Great Barrier Reef Become a Dumping Ground - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, water, nature, politics, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans )

Cal
- 277 days ago - forcechange.com
In recent years development has seriously threatened the reef, and what's planned to be the largest coal port on Earth could just be the nail in the coffin.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Destruction of the Great Barrier Reef - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, great barrier reef petition sign, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, pollution, politics, water, world, nature, conservation, oceans, animals, wildlife )

Cal
- 296 days ago - forcechange.com
Industrialization of Australia's fragile Great Barrier Reef ecosystem is progressing at an alarming pace. The reef is an official UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is the world's largest structure made by living things. It is home to innumerable species of
TAKE ACTION NOW! Your Tax Dollars Being Spent to Destroy the Great Barrier Reef?
Environment  (tags: GREAT BARRIER REEF, Great Barrier Reef, oceans, politics, world, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 344 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
The U.S. Export-Import Bank is prepared to finance the Alpha Coal Project, which will ship coal right through the Great Barrier Reef, with your tax dollars.
 

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