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The Great Barrier Reef: marine, ecological and tourist diversity

Located near Australia, the Great Barrier Reef is the world’s marine tourism asset. What is its marine, ecological and tourism assets? Great Barrier Reef: Marine Diversity Built by microscopic organisms commonly known as polyp coral, this barrier is home to the marine fauna that rivals in originality. When it is said that the Ocean is another world, it is in this expanse of 2900 reefs that this is true. Starfish of various colours, as well as the nekton that move in bands and create an exotic panorama. The clown fish or Nemo is the attraction of this reef, while in its anemone. It is also possible to admire the turtles. ¬†Great Barrier Reef: Ecological Richness The barrier is undergoing severe coral bleaching, this due to climate change which reduces the surface area of one of the...