Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead: Not Quite

Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead: Not Quite

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is one of our most spectacular natural wonders and the world’s largest structure created by living organisms. The reef stretches for 2300 kilometers, covers approximately 344,400 square kilometers and is composed of over 2,900...
Worldwide Coral Bleaching in 2016 and 2017?

Worldwide Coral Bleaching in 2016 and 2017?

We are currently experiencing the longest and most widespread mass coral bleaching event and it is impacting every major reef area in the world.   Coral Bleaching in the South China Sea Research indicates that in 2016 coral throughout the South China Sea saw the...
Marine Protected Areas: Good News, Bad News

Marine Protected Areas: Good News, Bad News

The Good News on MPAs In 2016-2017 we witnessed the creation of some extraordinary Marine Protected Areas around the world. But there have been some disappointments along the way as well. Here is a refresher, with the most recent news on MPAs around the world. The...