South Pacific

An epic Pacific survey reveals mixed fortunes for green and hawksbill turtles

First the good news: A sweeping survey of the Pacific Basin has found the population of endangered green turtles (Chelonia mydas) there is increasing.

29 April 2019

Great Barrier Reef: Mass decline in 'coral babies', scientists say

The number of new corals on Australia's Great Barrier Reef has plunged by 89% since unprecedented bleaching events in 2016 and 2017, scientists say.

04 April 2019

La Gran Barrera australiana sufre una reducción de especies sin precedentes

El número de nuevos corales disminuye en 2018 un 93% por el calentamiento global

El País

03 April 2019

Dans la Grande Barrière, « les coraux ne font plus de bébés »

Les vagues de chaleur en Australie ont provoqué une « mortalité catastrophique » des récifs de cette merveille inscrite au Patrimoine mondial de l’Unesco.

03 April 2019

World's Oldest Known Wild Bird Hatches Chick on Midway Atoll

Federal wildlife officials say the world's oldest known wild bird has become a mother again at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.

12 February 2019