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Coral Triangle could be last bastion for planet’s beleaguered reefs

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Major reef system in south-east Asia could be unusually resilient to climate change, Catlin Seaview Survey suggests

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Great Barrier Reef dredging could damage fish populations, says study

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Researchers at James Cook find that larvae development is significantly stunted by murky water and increased sediment

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Environment minister Greg Hunt admits Great Barrier Reef is in trouble

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Australia’s environment minister says the reef’s health has ‘some real negatives’ following the release of a new report

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The Great Barrier Reef and the coal mine that could kill it

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The Great Barrier Reef is sick. Almost half of its coral is already dead and a massive new coal mine, which was given final approval this week, will only cause further damage. This is not just an issue for Australia, it affects us all . . . → Read More: The Great Barrier Reef and the coal mine that could kill it

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Great Barrier Reef’s decline buried in government reports, says agency

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Australian Institute of Marine Science says the government report on the Great Barrier Reef focuses on positive conclusions

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Coral reefs face heightened risk of fatal disease from dredging, says research

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Study finds sediment exposure can double risk of disease, raising questions over Abbot Point expansion impact on Great Barrier Reef

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Caribbean coral reefs ‘will be lost within 20 years’ without protection

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Major report warns that loss of grazing fish due to pollution and overfishing is a key driver of region’s coral decline

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UN expresses alarm about proposed dumping in Great Barrier Reef

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Approval for dumping dredged material as part of Abbot Point coal development could place site on Unesco list of shame

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El Niño would be a disaster for the world’s coral reefs

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Warm seas could wreck havoc across South America and Asia and devastate the Coral Triangle – Earth’s underwater Amazon

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Unesco wants Great Barrier Reef on danger list over dredging fears

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Australian government’s decision to allow dredging of the reef criticised by world heritage organisation

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