Explained:Coral bleaching and Great Barrier Reef

News:Scientists have warned that the Great Barrier Reef will face a critical period of heat stress over the coming weeks following the widespread coral bleaching. Facts: About Great Barrier Reef: Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest and longest coral reef system. located in Australia.  It is a World Heritage Area since 1981 (the world’s… Continue reading Explained:Coral bleaching and Great Barrier Reef

Australia downgrades Great Barrier Reef to very poor status

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) has released Outlook Report 2019 that examine the Great Barrier Reef’s health, pressures, and likely future. The long-term outlook of the reef has been downgraded to “very poor” for the first time. According to the report, the greatest threat to the Reef is climate change. The other… Continue reading Australia downgrades Great Barrier Reef to very poor status