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Many of the Caribbean`s coral reefs could vanish in the next 20 years, according to a new report which found that healthy coral reefs have declined by about 50 per cent in the past four decades.
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Australian scientists are using images from NASA satellites to help protect the Great Barrier Reef - the world`s largest coral reef system - from polluted land run-off.
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Furious tourism operators on the Great Barrier Reef on Saturday threatened legal action after approval was given to dump of up to three million cubic metres of dredge waste in park waters.
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Scientists have discovered a new coral reef species from the remote Gambier Islands in French Polynesia.
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Researchers have for the first time shown a clear link between the speed at which corals grow, and pollution caused by human activity.
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Sweden`s only remaining cold-water coral reef, the Sacken reef in the Koster Fjord, may become extinct, warn scientists.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 16:41
Now, explore the world of beautiful reefs at a click of a button as Google has added the corals to their maps for the first time.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 15:27
Clear evidence of major changes taking place in the Great Barrier Reef, off Australia, have emerged, based on satellite measurements of sea surface temperatures.
Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012, 08:46
Overfishing and nitrate pollution can destroy coral reefs by allowing an overgrowth of algae that can choke off oxygen and disrupt helpful bacteria.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 01, 2012, 18:56
Scientists have found that a part of Great Barrier Reef, world`s largest coral reef has been growing at a rapid rate in sediment-laden marine environments, a condition believed to be detrimental to reef growth.
Last Updated: Monday, July 09, 2012, 12:35
Top marine scientists have sounded an alarm over the plight of coral reefs worldwide and the livelihood of millions of people dependent on them.
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