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World's northernmost coral reef in Japan bleached

Jul 18, 2017 - 3:50 PM

About 30% of the coral reef off the coast of Tsushima island in Japan, which lies in the temperate zone, suffered bleaching, researchers say

World's northernmost coral reef in Japan bleached

Wanda Teo: Nickelodeon theme park in Coron 'pushing through'

Jun 01, 2017 - 3:47 PM

'They are not going to destroy the corals,' says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo, recalling the personal assurance given to her by representatives of Viacom International Media Networks and Coral World Park Undersea Resorts

Wanda Teo: Nickelodeon theme park in Coron 'pushing through'

Great Barrier Reef bleaching worse than first thought

May 29, 2017 - 10:35 AM

The impact will accelerate unless global greenhouse gas emissions are cut, scientists say

Great Barrier Reef bleaching worse than first thought

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Apr 11, 2017 - 12:18 PM

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'Zero recovery' for corals in back-to-back Australia bleaching

Apr 10, 2017 - 10:39 AM

The Barrier Reef is already under pressure from farming run-off, development and the crown-of-thorns starfish

'Zero recovery' for corals in back-to-back Australia bleaching

'Underwater wasteland' worries after cyclone hits Barrier Reef

Mar 30, 2017 - 1:38 PM

Tropical Cyclone Debbie, which barreled through the region this week, mostly struck the reef's southern parts, which have not been as seriously impacted by bleaching

'Underwater wasteland' worries after cyclone hits Barrier Reef

Indonesia increases estimate for cruise ship reef damage

Mar 22, 2017 - 4:45 PM

The 4,200-ton Caledonian Sky smashes into the reefs at low tide around Kri, one of hundreds of small islands in Raja Ampat, after taking tourists on a bird-watching expedition

Indonesia increases estimate for cruise ship reef damage

Indonesia summons UK envoy over coral reef destruction

Mar 17, 2017 - 12:45 PM

Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Panjaitan says it could take up to 100 years to restore the corals in Raja Ampat

Indonesia summons UK envoy over coral reef destruction

Great Barrier Reef may never recover from bleaching – study

Mar 16, 2017 - 10:34 AM

Record-high temperatures in 2015 and 2016 drove an unprecedented bleaching episode

Great Barrier Reef may never recover from bleaching – study

IN PHOTOS: Extensive coral reef damage caused by British cruise ship

Mar 14, 2017 - 9:38 PM

EXCLUSIVE: Photos sourced by Rappler show the damage at Crossover Reef, after cruise vessel Caledonian Sky rammed into the coral reefs

IN PHOTOS: Extensive coral reef damage caused by British cruise ship

Indonesia says captain of cruise ship that destroyed coral reefs may face imprisonment

Mar 14, 2017 - 8:23 PM

The Indonesian government vows to take action, and slams Captain Keith Michael Taylor who was steering the cruise at the time of destruction.

Indonesia says captain of cruise ship that destroyed coral reefs may face imprisonment

British cruise ship destroys one of world's best coral reefs

Mar 13, 2017 - 12:39 AM

(UPDATED) The incident caused damage to Crossover Reef in Raja Ampat, Indonesia, which has been voted among the best diving spots in the world.

British cruise ship destroys one of world's best coral reefs

Australia sees 2nd year of Barrier Reef bleaching

Mar 10, 2017 - 1:36 PM

According to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, the back-to-back occurrence of widespread bleaching means there is insufficient time for corals to fully recover

Australia sees 2nd year of Barrier Reef bleaching

Plan to save Great Barrier Reef set back decades – experts

Feb 24, 2017 - 2:20 PM

An independent report says the 'unprecedented' bleaching and coral die-off in 2016 was 'a game changer'

Plan to save Great Barrier Reef set back decades – experts

Support reef conservation, Palawan gov tells reef-fish-for-food industry

Jan 19, 2017 - 3:05 PM

Palawan authorities are cracking down on illegal fishing that destroys coral reefs and imperils the sustainability of the lucrative industry

Support reef conservation, Palawan gov tells reef-fish-for-food industry

Nickelodeon park: Palawan execs say oceans not 'private' properties

Jan 12, 2017 - 3:21 PM

The local government of Coron, a tourism town in northern Palawan, says it has yet to receive an application or official communication from the private developer of an underwater attraction

Nickelodeon park: Palawan execs say oceans not 'private' properties

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Jan 12, 2017 - 12:44 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 12, 2017

Jan 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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Developer backtracks on Nickelodeon underwater park in Palawan

Jan 11, 2017 - 11:23 PM

(UPDATED) Amid a signature campaign by environmentalists in the Philippines, Coral World Park says its planned resort is land-based

Developer backtracks on Nickelodeon underwater park in Palawan

Record coral kill-off on Great Barrier Reef

Nov 29, 2016 - 1:37 PM

(UPDATED) Scientists estimate the northern region, which teems with marine life, will take at least 10-15 years to regain lost corals, but are concerned that a fourth major bleaching event may occur before that

Record coral kill-off on Great Barrier Reef

'Many more' corals die in Great Barrier Reef bleaching

Oct 26, 2016 - 10:40 AM

It is the third time in 18 years that the World Heritage-listed site, which teems with marine life, has experienced mass bleaching after previous events in 1998 and 2002

'Many more' corals die in Great Barrier Reef bleaching

Rappler Talk: Surprises from the Benham expedition

Jun 23, 2016 - 3:31 PM

Watch Rappler's interview with marine scientist Marianne Pan-Saniano here live

Rappler Talk: Surprises from the Benham expedition

Australian state buys cattle station to help Barrier Reef

Jun 22, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Run-off from the cattle station carries sediment to the reef, damaging it further

Australian state buys cattle station to help Barrier Reef

Coral bleaching goes into unprecedented third year – NOAA

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:12 AM

The impact is expected to be particularly hard on reefs in US states and territories, the NOAA says

Coral bleaching goes into unprecedented third year – NOAA

Grounded foreign ship taken out of Cebu dive spot

Jun 20, 2016 - 8:13 PM

The Panamian-registered M/V Belle Rose, which ran aground on Monad Shoal off Malapascua Island, has damaged half kilometer of coral reefs

Grounded foreign ship taken out of Cebu dive spot

Scientists discover 'bright spots': A miracle in Indonesia’s depleting marine life

Jun 16, 2016 - 7:57 PM

'Given the widespread depletion of coral reef fisheries globally, we were really excited to find these bright spots that were faring much better than we anticipated'

Scientists discover 'bright spots': A miracle in Indonesia’s depleting marine life

Foreign ship damages half kilometer of coral reefs in Cebu dive spot

Jun 14, 2016 - 4:55 PM

The M/V Belle Rose runs aground on Monad Shoal off Malapascua Island, famous for the presence of thresher sharks

Foreign ship damages half kilometer of coral reefs in Cebu dive spot

3 ways to save Nemo and Dory

Jun 14, 2016 - 10:41 AM

Finding Dory can inspire people to see fish in the wild – not bring them home

3 ways to save Nemo and Dory

Dozens of Philippine fish species in danger – study

Jun 10, 2016 - 4:50 PM

Overfishing to meet the demands of a fast-growing population and Chinese restaurants around the region is a key factor in the decline, says Gregorio dela Rosa, a marine biologist with Haribon

Dozens of Philippine fish species in danger – study

Latest Benham Rise expedition reveals vast coral ecosystem

Jun 07, 2016 - 3:29 PM

'Collectively, among the decades of experience studying the ocean that we have aboard the ship, no one has ever seen reefs like this,' says Margot Stiles of Oceana Philippines

Latest Benham Rise expedition reveals vast coral ecosystem

See the Sea: WWF initiates Reef Strokes to save PH seas

May 30, 2016 - 1:32 PM

6 legendary Filipino open-water swimmers compete at Reef Strokes in Nasugbu

See the Sea: WWF initiates Reef Strokes to save PH seas

Third of coral 'dead or dying' in parts of Barrier Reef

May 30, 2016 - 10:31 AM

(UPDATED) The assessment was made following months of aerial and underwater surveys after the worst bleaching in recorded history first became evident in March as sea temperatures warm

Third of coral 'dead or dying' in parts of Barrier Reef

Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years – scientists

Apr 29, 2016 - 12:45 PM

The study is yet to be peer-reviewed, but the center took the unusual step of releasing it early because the reef is in such a dire predicament

Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years – scientists

Coral bleaching hits 93% of Great Barrier Reef – scientists

Apr 20, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Researchers at James Cook University said only 7% of the huge reef had escaped the whitening triggered by warmer water temperatures

Coral bleaching hits 93% of Great Barrier Reef – scientists

Worst bleaching on record for Great Barrier Reef – scientists

Mar 29, 2016 - 11:26 AM

Aerial surveys of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have revealed the worst bleaching on record in the icon's pristine north

Worst bleaching on record for Great Barrier Reef – scientists

Taiwan arrests 41 Chinese poachers in South China Sea

Mar 28, 2016 - 8:00 PM

A harvested coral reef, endangered turtles, and chemicals used to kill fish are seized from the poachers

Taiwan arrests 41 Chinese poachers in South China Sea

Calls for climate action over Great Barrier Reef bleaching

Mar 21, 2016 - 7:00 PM

'The reef can recover but we must speed up the shift to clean, renewable energy,' says environmental group WWF

Calls for climate action over Great Barrier Reef bleaching

Evidence of coral bleaching on Barrier Reef as sea warms

Mar 01, 2016 - 3:38 PM

'But we are concerned about a growing incidence of minor to moderate bleaching at multiple locations along the reef as the peak of summer approaches'

Evidence of coral bleaching on Barrier Reef as sea warms

Acidic oceans stifling coral growth – study

Feb 25, 2016 - 9:49 AM

The decline of shallow water corals, home to a quarter of the ocean's species and a lifeline for a billion people, has long been in evidence

Acidic oceans stifling coral growth – study

Loss, damages, interventions in Iloilo town's seas

Jan 08, 2016 - 1:40 PM

Concepcion, a small town in Iloilo, uses a combination of different interventions to restore their coastal and marine ecosystems after it was damaged by Super Typhoon Yolanda

Loss, damages, interventions in Iloilo town's seas

What coral reefs are telling us about climate change

Dec 05, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Reports on a new mass coral bleaching event could only emphasize the importance of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference or Conference of Parties (COP21), to be held from November 30 to December 11 in France

What coral reefs are telling us about climate change

PH hits China for coral damage: 'Close to catastrophic'

Nov 27, 2015 - 9:04 AM

In The Hague, the Philippines also slams China's 'deliberate policy to physically expel' Filipinos from parts of the West Philippine Sea

PH hits China for coral damage: 'Close to catastrophic'

Samar-based NGO finalist in Project Inspire 2015

Nov 25, 2015 - 3:24 PM

Sentro ha Pagpauswag ha Panginabuhi (Center for Local Economy Development) provides a sustainable social enterprise model for seaweed farmers in Northern Samar

Samar-based NGO finalist in Project Inspire 2015

Women’s group protects turtles by turning trash into eco-purses

Oct 03, 2015 - 2:31 PM

The recycling project of a women’s group is not only providing livelihood, it is also helping Tawi-tawi's green sea turtles thrive

Women’s group protects turtles by turning trash into eco-purses

Meet creatures from the PH's top marine hotspot in this local exhibit

Jul 26, 2015 - 5:52 PM

The Mind Museum's exhibit ‘A Glass of The Sea' includes select footage from the CAS Verde Island Passage expedition

Meet creatures from the PH's top marine hotspot in this local exhibit

More than 4,000 volunteers clean up Zamboanga's protected beaches

Jul 15, 2015 - 8:48 PM

Nature lovers from all walks of life pool together to help create garbage-free seas and healthier oceans

More than 4,000 volunteers clean up Zamboanga's protected beaches

Giant Lapu-lapu fish found in Antique

Jul 12, 2015 - 6:45 PM

Known as the largest reef-dwelling fish in the world, the stranded fish measured 7 feet and weighed 176 kilograms.

Giant Lapu-lapu fish found in Antique

IN PHOTOS: 12 'rare and new' species in Verde Island Passage

Jun 12, 2015 - 9:41 AM

Meet spectacular sea slugs, sea urchins, and starfish that further affirm the Philippines' reputation as a hotspot for marine biodiversity

IN PHOTOS: 12 'rare and new' species in Verde Island Passage

10 animals threatened by climate change

Jun 05, 2015 - 8:47 AM

On World Environment Day, meet 10 animals your grandkids will likely never set eyes on if humanity does nothing to curb climate change

10 animals threatened by climate change

Tourism linked to 70% coral loss in Boracay

Jun 04, 2015 - 3:49 PM

Unmonitored snorkeling and water pollution in the popular tourist area have led to a considerable decline in coral cover, a Japanese-funded study shows

Tourism linked to 70% coral loss in Boracay