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NASA scans Great Barrier Reef to find answers to coral’s poor health

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A US$15m three-year coral reef airborne laboratory mission promises to solve outstanding mysteries of what drives coral reef health. Photograph: NASA

Impetus for the new survey came from analysis that could not find clear link between reef health and human impacts

September 14, 2016 — Scientists working on a NASA-led project are scanning large swathes of the Great Barrier Reef as part of the biggest assessment of the world’s coral reefs ever undertaken.  Continue reading NASA scans Great Barrier Reef to find answers to coral’s poor health