Great Barrier Reef Faces ‘Terminal’ Stage After Bleaching Events

The Great Barrier Reef may be at a “terminal” point after being hit with unprecedented bleaching events in consecutive years, scientists warned Monday. According to new aerial surveys conducted by the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for… Read More

WATCH: 2016 Deadliest Year on Record for Great Barrier Reef

Originally published at CommonDreams.org:   The Great Barrier Reef suffered through the worst coral die-off in recorded history this year, scientists found, with unusually warm ocean water and record-setting bleaching events killing a stunning 90 percent of all coral in… Read More