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A future for the Great Barrier Reef?

Irene QuaileAugust 28, 2014

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is world renowned for its marine biodiversity. This vast marine park is home to thousands of species and one-third of the world’s soft corals. But scientists have warned that plans to build a coal port could endanger the World Heritage listed site. DW spoke to Jon Day who recently resigned as Director of Heritage Conservation at the Marine Park Authority.