The Great Barrier Reef is one of the natural wonders of the world. However, human activities along with shipping operation in the area, is posing threats to this wonderful coral reef. Find out about the threats to the Great Barrier Reef from the Shipping World inside the article.
Ships and offshore activities are a great threat to coral reefs around the world. Learn how shipping is destroying coral reefs as a result of severe human interference.
Marine reserves are oceanic areas which are cordoned off to all human activities which involve commercialization of the oceanic resources. Marine reserves are areas which seek to protect the oceanic ecosystem and life-forms because of the excessive commercialization of marine resources that has been happening in these past few years. Report an Error
The Palaszczuk Government’s new transhipping policy will protect the Great Barrier Reef and the tens of thousands of jobs that rely on the Reef.
Sea Shepherd is known for defending whales, however the place where they are born, their home in the waters of the Great Barrier Reef face an even bigger threat.
The marine environment in the area is extremely sensitive and it is important for the vessel services operators working onshore to keep track of the traffic at all times.
Incat Crowther is pleased to announce the delivery of the 33m Catamaran Dive Cruise Vessel, Evolution. Built by Marine Engineering Consultants on Queensland’s Gold Coast, Evolution was recently delivered to Down Under Dive, whereupon it has become the benchmark for customer experience on the Great Barrier Reef.
Australia approved on Tuesday a controversial expansion of the Abbot Point coal terminal, which environmentalists fear will damage the Great Barrier Reef but supporters say is needed to protect the sector from decline.
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has prosecuted two shipping companies and their masters for two separate marine pollution incidents within the Great Barrier Reef.