The Great Barrier Reef
is a stunning sight, but the United Nations is warning about the imminent threat to the reef from industrial development
Australia: Australian marine pilots Monday called for a review of how ships pass by the Great Barrier Reef
, warning of the risk of a major environmental disaster on the tourist attraction.
Great Barrier Reef
BBC2, 8pm Australia advertised for a 'caretaker' for the Great Barrier Reef
a couple of years ago, and two minutes in the company of Monty Halls in this fascinating documentary, makes you wonder exactly what held you back from applying for the six-month pounds 70,000 job which was advertised across the world - although the spot did go to fellow Brit Ben Southall.
A frozen repository of Great Barrier Reef
coral sperm and embryonic cells is being built by researchers at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Fort Royal, Va.
There are major cities, the Outback, Ayers Rock, the rainforests, Great Barrier Reef
and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world - and much more.
Australian authorities have said they will question the crew of a Chinese-registered ship that ran aground on the Great Barrier Reef
to find out why they were sailing in a restricted area.
A 2007 report by the UN warned' that global climate change could kill the Great Barrier Reef
WWF Australia and the Organic Federation of Australia have welcomed the Queensland Government's recent announcement to protect the Great Barrier Reef
by regulating the use of agricultural chemicals in the region.
Much has changed over the intervening time, including environmental perceptions of tropical reefs in general and the Great Barrier Reef
, a late Triple Crown nominee for Godolphin, beat only one home in Friday's Transylvania Stakes.
Belize boasts the second largest barrier reef
in the world, Mayan ruins, and jungles home to many endangered species such as the Manatee and Jaguar.
Australia's Great Barrier Reef
will be ''functionally extinct'' within decades if the pace of global warming is not slowed, an Australian newspaper reported Tuesday.