Coastal Care

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Day: March 10, 2017

Greenpeace images show Great Barrier Reef suffering coral bleaching for second year in a row

Greenpeace images show Great Barrier Reef suffering coral bleaching for second year in a row

Greenpeace Australia Pacific today releases shocking photos and footage documenting the Great Barrier Reef’s first severe coral bleaching to happen two years in a row. The bleaching is the result of 12 months of above-average sea temperatures, which is “cooking the reef alive”.

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Land reclamation has harmed marine life: Survey

Land reclamation has harmed marine life: Survey

Survey shows that land reclamation has adverse effects on coral reefs and fish quantity has decreased in the last five years in the coastal areas of Doha, Quatar.

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Carbon Dioxide Is Warming the Planet: Here’s How

Carbon Dioxide Is Warming the Planet: Here’s How

Here’s a primer explaining exactly why scientists know the climate is changing and that human activities are causing it.

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Dying robots and failing hope: Fukushima clean-up falters six years after tsunami

Dying robots and failing hope: Fukushima clean-up falters six years after tsunami

Exploration work inside the nuclear plant’s failed reactors has barely begun, with the scale of the task described as almost beyond comprehension.

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Earth’s oceans are warming 13% faster than thought, and accelerating

Earth’s oceans are warming 13% faster than thought, and accelerating

New research has convincingly quantified how much the Earth has warmed over the past 56 years. A paper just published today in Science Advances uses a new strategy to improve upon our understanding of ocean heating to estimate the total global warming from 1960 to 2015.

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