GREAT BARRIER REEF Top Stories

The Signal: Jason Crawford, City of Santa Clarita planning, marketing and economic development manager, is living proof that best-laid plans can often go strangely, yet perfectly, awry. A graduate of California Institute of the Arts, Crawford had dreamed of a career in...
The Observer: It is hard to believe just how much time has been wasted. Nearly10 years ago the Australian featured on its front page a story thatsuggested concerns about climate change causing sea levels to rise were all a load of bull. It cited Kevin Court, who was not,...
Australian Broadcasting Corporation: Canegrowers argue more research should be done into the impact of farm run-off on the Great Barrier Reef, before the Queensland Parliament votes on extending reef regulations. ......
The Independent: A rise in great white shark sightings is causing panic on beaches on the US east coast, according to reports. Authorities in Cape Cod have put up warning signs and shut down beaches dozens of times in response to an increasing number of sightings....
Traverse City Record-Eagle: TRAVERSECITY — The best way to support Great Lakes fisheries is to eat Great Lakes fish. That’s the argument from Matt Herbert, aquatic ecologist with The Nature Conservancy, who spoke to several dozen conservation-minded folks this week during an educational...
Yahoo Daily News: The peak sugar cane industry group, Canegrowers, is using a $1.4m grant from the Great Barrier ReefFoundation to “set the record straight” about its environmental practices, while campaigning against Queensland government proposals for new pollution...
Omaha World-Herald: Miami, FL, Aug. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the second year in a row, Crystal has earned top honors from the travel professionals of Virtuoso. The company was awarded with two of the most prestigious accolades presented during the annual Virtuoso Travel...
The Mercury: Robert Ballard is the finder of important lost things. In 1985, he discovered the Titanic scattered beneath the Atlantic Ocean. He and his team also located the giant Nazi battleship Bismarck and, more recently, 18 shipwrecks in the Black Sea. Ballard has...
Indian Express: By Somini Sengupta, JacquelineWilliams and Aruna Chandrasekhar Advertising The vast, untapped coal reserve in northeastern Australia had for years been the object of desire for Indian industrial giant Adani. In June, when Australian authorities granted the...
Red Bluff Daily News: Scholarship winners have been announced by Tehama CountyDemocraticCentral Committee for 2019. Selected this year to receive the three $500 awards were Jorge GomezRodriguez from Red Bluff High School, Angel Finefrock from Corning High School and Caitlyn...
The Daily Telegraph Australia: TWO days before she flies out of Cairns, Chilean backpacker Constanza “Kuki” Escudero has flown high over the Great Barrier Reef. ......
Canada Dot Com: It was the allure of kayaking alongside dolphins that landed me in Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy — twin coastal towns located at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef. (The latter is named for the year that Captain Cook landed there.) But while...
The Observer: Sugarcane industry managers funded by grants from the Queensland government to help cane growers reduce pollution flowing onto the Great Barrier Reef are promoting lectures by a controversial scientist who argues farm runoff is no threat to the reef. Peter...