Rebuild it, shade it, breed it: three tactics to buy time for the Great Barrier Reef

While emissions reduction is the only long-term solution, scientists are testing ways to keep the reef going in a warming world Can the world’s greatest coral reef system be rescued from the rapid march of the climate crisis? With global temperatures already about 1C higher than pre-industrial levels, Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef has been through three mass bleaching events in only five years. Continue reading...