As The Age has repeatedly acknowledged, there is some lingering scepticism about anthropogenic climate change. However, there is no denying the weight of global climate science supports the notion that human activity is exacerbating global warming.
Mail Online UK
Well....... when this happened in the Indian Ocean 20 years ago they predicted that the fish would all die. Today the coral reefs have recovered and there are more fish than ever. Indian Ocean warm with the Indian government reporting a fall in fish...
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has lost 50% of its coral since the mid-1980s, much of that because of a ravenous species of starfish that can each consume some 12 square yards (10 square meters) of coral in a year, scientists reported Tuesday.
The Daily Telegraph
Minister Tony Burke says Australians should be alarmed by a halving in the coral cover in the Great Barrier Reef since 1985. Tuesday said total coral cover in the reef dropped from 28 per cent in 1985 to 13.8 per cent 27 years later. "I reckon today'...
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has lost more than half its coral cover since 1985, according to a new study. The loss has been spurred by a combination of factors including hurricanes, coral-eating starfish and coral bleaching. The paper, in the...
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has shrunk by more than half over the past 27 years with starfish partly to blame...A diver unfurls a Greenpeace reef appeal at the Sydney Aquarium last March Two severe coral bleaching events in 1998 and 2002 due to...