[Coral-List] Has the death of the Great Barrier Reef been greatly exaggerated??

Douglas Fenner douglasfennertassi at gmail.com
Mon Oct 17 04:19:14 EDT 2016

Here's the piece that seems to have started this debate off:

Obituary: Great Barrier Reef (25 million BC- 2016)


A quick search on "is the Great Barrier Reef dead" produced a myriad of
hits, including:

Great Barrier Reef obituary goes viral, to the horror of scientists.


An irresponsible obituary for the Great Barrier Reef has gone viral- here's
what's actually going on.


The Great Barrier Reef isn't dead, in spite of its viral obituary


and many more.

Cheers,  Doug

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