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Climate Change Coral Reefs

Australia Pressed UN To Ignore Great Barrier Reef In Key Climate Report

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 05.27.2016 | Green

A key paper about the threats of climate change to World Heritage sites intentionally left off any mention of the Great Barrier Reef after the Austral...

'The Greatest Sex Show On Earth' Just Might Save The Oceans

Posted 08.04.2014 | Green

Little known fact: coral reefs procreate. And since the number of reefs has been cut in half in the last 30 years thanks to climate change, polluti...

PHOTOS: Breathtaking Underwater Views Of Threatened Coral Reefs

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.07.2013 | Green

Convincing doubters about the dangers of climate change is a hard job, one that becomes even more difficult when, as is the case with coral reefs, the...

Dwindling Hope For Coral Reefs

Reuters | Posted 11.16.2012 | Green

* 70 pct of corals will suffer degradation by 2030 * To protect half of reefs, temperature rise must be under 1.5C By N...

Past Climate Fluctuations Halted Coral Reef Growth

John F. Bruno | Posted 09.08.2012 | Green
John F. Bruno

The findings of Toth et al. indicate that, as we know from paleoecological studies of earlier eras, our modern coral reefs are supremely sensitive to subtle changes in climate even in the absence of local impacts like fishing and pollution.