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Climate Change Drives Collapse Of Baby Corals In Great Barrier Reef

Published: 
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 6:39pm

The deadly back-to-back bleaching events that hammered Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in 2016 and 2017 led to a collapse in the recruitment of new corals, severely affecting the ecosystem’s ability to recover from the devastation.

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Ocean Temps Rising Faster Than Scientists Thought: Report

Published: 
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:50am

Ocean temperatures are rising faster than scientists previously concluded, according to an alarming report released Thursday.