Out of danger because the UN said so? Hardly – the Barrier Reef is still in hot water

1 Aug 2023
Image of the blue ocean and light green coral of the Great Barrier Reef
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Today is a good day to be Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek. UNESCO, the United Nations body expected to vote on whether to list the Great Barrier Reef as “in danger”, instead deferred the decision for another year. This, an insider told French newspaper Le Monde, was largely due to the change in approach between the former Coalition government and Labor.

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