Oceania

Support for International Conservation of Sharks and Rays in Oceania is Growing as New Zealand Joins the CMS Sharks MOU

Bonn, 13 July 2015 - New Zealand signed the UNEP/CMS Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks (Sharks MOU) on 6 July 2015. 

13 July 2015

2016 starb knapp ein Drittel der Korallen

Wissenschaftler haben neue Erkenntnisse zum "Massensterben" am Great Barrier Reef vorgestellt: Demnach wurden 2016 durch hohe Wassertemperaturen 30 Prozent der Korallen zerstört - und zwar schnelle

19 April 2018

Hécatombe « catastrophique » dans la Grande Barrière de corail australienne

Près d’un tiers des récifs du plus vaste ensemble corallien de la planète a été victime des températures extrêmes de 2016, selon une étude publiée dans « Nature ».
19 April 2018

Las olas de calor han matado a uno de cada tres corales de la Gran Barrera de Coral de Australia

El calentamiento global es una grave amenaza para la integridad ecológica y la situación actual del sistema de corales más grande del mundo.

18 April 2018

Great Barrier Reef: 30% of coral died in 'catastrophic' 2016 heatwave

Report chronicles ‘mass mortality’, the extent and severity of which has shocked scientists

18 April 2018

'Plastic is literally everywhere': the epidemic attacking Australia's oceans

It never breaks down and goes away,’ say scientists struggling to understand the impact of widespread pollution.

15 April 2018

Underwater with Sri Lanka's sperm whales – in pictures

The sperm whale may be one of the most successful animals in the ocean, boasting a global distribution that survived the toll of the 20th century, when whaling factory fleets took three million gre

05 April 2018

Hamelin Bay: Nearly 150 beached whales die in Australia

Only six whales have survived a mass stranding of pilot whales on the coast of Western Australia.

BBC

23 March 2018

More than 130 whales die in mass stranding in Western Australia

Rescue operation under way to save 15 beached whales in Hamelin Bay near Augusta on state’s south-west coast

23 March 2018