The status of Australian coral reefs in the face of global climate change
Hopley, David (2008) The status of Australian coral reefs in the face of global climate change. Interaction, 36 (2). pp. 21-32.
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A discussion on how climate change due to the greenhouse effect is affecting coral reefs all over the world is presented. The world's largest coral reef system, the Great Barrier Reef, is located off the north-east coast of Australia and is supposed to be the most effectively protected in the world, however, human impacts can be clearly seen.
|Item Type:||Article (Non-Refereed Research)|
|Date Deposited:||27 Sep 2011 04:52|
|FoR Codes:||04 EARTH SCIENCES > 0406 Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience > 040601 Geomorphology and Regolith and Landscape Evolution @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||96 ENVIRONMENT > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960305 Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change @ 100%|