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B. 2017-04-09 Great Barrier Reef: Two-thirds damaged in bleaching Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
2016-05-29 Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
D. 2016-04-19 Just 7% of Australia's Great Barrier Reef escapes bleaching Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
E. 2016-03-28 Australia's Great Barrier Reef hit by 'worst' bleaching Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
F. 2015-12-27 Australia train derails with sulphuric acid cargo
G. 2014-04-30 Unesco warns Australia over Great Barrier Reef Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
H. 2013-09-12 US molasses spill sparks shark alert Honolulu, Hawaii
I. 2013-07-21 US jets 'bombed' Great Barrier Reef Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
J. 2013-05-10 Carbon dioxide passes symbolic mark

Just 7% of Australia's Great Barrier Reef escapes bleaching   Queensland: An extensive aerial and underwater survey has revealed that 93% of Australia's Great Barrier Reef has been affected by coral bleaching Australia's Great Barrier Reef hit by 'worst' bleaching   Queensland: Evidence that Australia's Great Barrier Reef is experiencing its worst coral bleaching on record has renewed calls for the UN to list it as ... Australia train derails with sulphuric acid cargo   Queensland: An exclusion zone is in place after a 26-carriage freight train carrying some 200,000 litres (44,000 gallons) of sulphuric acid derailed Unesco warns Australia over Great Barrier Reef   Queensland: Unesco has threatened to list the Great Barrier Reef as a World Heritage in Danger site, amid controversy over a plan to dump dredged sedime... US molasses spill sparks shark alert   Hawaii: A 1,400-tonne treacle spill off the coast of Hawaii has killed thousands of fish, prompting health officials to issue a shark warning to swi... US jets 'bombed' Great Barrier Reef Map of Great Barrier Reef Australia  Queensland: US fighter jets dropped inert bombs on the Great Barrier Reef off Australia's coast during a training exercise that went wrong, it has emerged Carbon dioxide passes symbolic mark   Hawaii: Daily measurements of CO2 at a US government agency lab on Hawaii have topped 400 parts per million for the first time Half of coral lost from Barrier Reef Map of Great Barrier Reef Australia  Queensland: Australia's Great Barrier Reef has lost more than half its coral cover in the past 27 years, a new study shows NZ ship oil-pumping resumes   New Zealand: Salvage crews have resumed pumping fuel from a stricken cargo ship listing badly on a reef off the northern coast of New Zealand 'Massive' oil spill clean-up underway Map of Astrolabe Reef New Zealand
Great Barrier Reef: Two-thirds damaged in bleaching Map of Great Barrier Reef Australia  Queensland: Unprecedented coral bleaching in consecutive years has damaged two-thirds of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, aerial surveys have shown Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north Map of Great Barrier Reef Australia


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  Queensland: Scientists say mass bleaching has killed more than a third of the coral in the northern and central parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef
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  New Zealand: A major clean-up operation is underway along the north coast of North Island as debris and oil leaking from a cargo ship that ran aground

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  New Zealand: The oil leaking from a stranded cargo ship off New Zealand has become the country's worst maritime environmental disaster.    130-150 tonnes of oil may have leaked from the vessel, as mu...
NZ ship oil spill 'significant' Map of Tauranga New Zealand
  New Zealand: Efforts to recover oil from a ship carrying nearly a half million gallons of heavy fuel that ran aground after striking a reef
 Up to 10 times more oil than originally estimated is now thought to be leaking from a cargo ship
Oct.9 NZ races to empty oil spill ship Map of Bay of Plenty New Zealand  New Zealand: Salvage teams are racing to extract oil from a leaking container ship stranded off New Zealand, ahead of forecast gale-force winds and swells Oct.8 'Serious questions' over NZ spill   New Zealand: Prime Minister John Key says 'serious questions' must be answered about why a ship ran aground on a reef off the spectacular coastlines Oct.7 New Zealand battles to contain oil spill

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Apr.3 Alert over oil leak on Great Barrier Reef
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  Queensland: The Shen Neng I, a Chinese ship, has run aground off north-eastern Australia, sparking an alert of an oil leak into the Great Barrier Reef


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Mar.13 Australia declares oil spill disaster   Queensland: The Pacific Adventurer sustained damage when Cyclone Hamish struck the waters. The ship lost 30 of its 50 containers of ammonium nitrate

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Aug.1   U.S. sub leaked radioactive water  Water with trace amounts of radioactivity may have leaked for months from a submarine as it traveled around the Pacific

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Nov.14 Australians named worst emitters
Mar.31 Climate change blackout   Sydney: Lights have been turned off in a hour-long event aimed at raising awareness of global warming

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Jun.12 Warming 'threat to Asian security'  Sydney: Sydney-based think tank: Rapid global warming poses security threats to the Asia Pacific region

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Jun.5 Galapagos spill decimates iguanas   Ecuador: Oil spill in 2001 has caused the death of more than 60% of marine iguanas

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Jan.22 Emergency over Galapagos oil-spill
   Ecuador: Government declared a state of emergency as spreading oil slick threatening some rarest birds and sea animals


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