Publications in CHRISTMAS ISLAND


Coral bleaching events cause behavioral changes in key reef fish species

Coral bleaching events cause behavioral changes in key reef fish

Mongabay

New research suggests that coral bleaching triggers rapid behavioral shifts in reef fish. Higher ocean temperatures caused by global warming are

11/1/2018

Fish give up the fight after coral bleaching

Center For Ocean Solutions

By Nicole Kravec   Researchers found that when water temperatures heat up for corals, fish “tempers” cool down, providing the first clear

10/22/2018

Bird paradise Christmas Island saved from mining devastation

Birds Life

Following a tireless campaign by BirdLife Australia, which gained support from around the world, the Australian Government has decided to reject

6/5/2018

Refusal of Christmas Island phosphate exploration

Australia

The Government has decided not to approve Phosphate Resources Limited’s exploration program on Christmas Island because it is likely to have

5/30/2018

Reprieve for Abbott s booby after Christmas Island mining expansion

Gaurdian

Coalition says phosphate exploration would have had unacceptable impact on endangered seabirdThe Turnbull government has knocked back a

5/30/2018

Christmas Island facing economic collapse as mine expansion rejected

Australian Broadcast Company

The community of Christmas Island could be facing hundreds of job losses after a proposal to expand the island's phosphate mine is knocked back

5/30/2018

Google Street View and Google Earth showcase Christmas Island’s

Australia

A magnificent virtual journey showcasing the wildlife of Christmas Island including the extraordinary annual red crab migration has been

4/23/2018

Government failing endangered species

Green Left Weekly

Kathy FairfaxIssue 1170February 22, 2018AnalysisscienceAustraliaThe Leadbeater's possum is now on the critically endangered

2/21/2018

Four Australian mammals deemed under greater threat of extinction

Gaurdian

Status of northern hairy-nosed wombat, central rock-rat, numbat and Christmas Island shrew upgraded in latest threatened species listFour

2/14/2018

Scientists Say Humans Lack of Empathy Is Leading to Global Species

AlertNet

Scientists are calling for curbs on human overpopulation and overconsumption to stem the dramatic losses in worldwide biodiversity. No bells

12/21/2017

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