The Great Barrier Reef has the world’s largest collection of coral reefs, with 400 types of coral, 1,500 species of fish, 4,000 types of mollusc, and is a habitat for threatened species.

Australia said yesterday it had the know-how to protect the Great Barrier Reef after the UN’s cultural agency criticised a plan to dump sand nearby, b(...)

Unesco has called for a halt to the development of a controversial £100 million golf resort on Northern Ireland’s north coast, it was revealed (...)