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Great Barrier Reef Worth $56bn: Report
Environment
Tuesday June 27 2017

Great Barrier Reef Worth $56bn: Report

A new report has valued the Great Barrier Reef at $56 billion and warns of vast economic consequences for Australia unless more is done to protect...

Great Barrier Reef ‘Could be Dead’ within 20 Years
Environment
Thursday February 9 2017

Great Barrier Reef ‘Could be Dead’ within 20 Years

The Great Barrier Reef could be dead within 20 years if greenhouse gas emissions are not curbed, scientists say.

Construction Re-think Needed for Great Barrier Reef
Environment
Monday April 20 2015

Construction Re-think Needed for Great Barrier Reef

James Cook University scientists have revealed that 10 percent of the coastline adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef is now affected in some way by development...

Dredge Approval ‘Suicide’ for Great Barrier Reef Body
Environment
Friday October 10 2014

Dredge Approval ‘Suicide’ for Great Barrier Reef Body

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority "committed suicide" when it permitted millions of cubic metres of dredge spoil to be dumped near the reef, a...

Environment
May 30 2018
QLD:'Death Event' Threatens Great Barrier Reef

Environmentalists are warning a new report showing the Great Barrier Reef has bounced back five times from major "death events" doesn't mean it will survive a...

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Environment
May 1 2018
Great Barrier Reef Gets $500m

The federal government will deliver the single largest investment in the Great Barrier Reef in Australian history on May 8, but conservationists say not enough is...

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Environment
Jan 23 2018
PM's $60m Plan to Save Great Barrier Reef

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced a multi-million-dollar plan to protect the Great Barrier Reef against coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish and farm run-off.

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Environment
Jan 17 2018
$2m Challenge to Save Great Barrier Reef

The Australian and Queensland governments have issued an open call to the world's top scientific minds to help save the Great Barrier Reef.

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