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We still have a chance to save the Great Barrier Reef

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In the 1980s, a bleaching event such as the one that affected 93 per cent of individual reefs of the Great Barrier Reef in 2016 would have been beyond imagining.

But three decades later, the median time between global bleaching events has shrunk from about 27 years to just six, drastically reducing the time for reefs to recover.

Just two years ago, travelling with the Climate Council, I witnessed the damage caused by the worst recorded bleaching event on the Great Barrier Reef.........

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