Coral Reefs

By Sofia Mendez

Threats

Some threats to the coral reefs are pollution, tourism, coral mining, overfishing, and climate change.

Pollution

Pollution is the biggest threat to The coral reefs. The waste can cause an uprising in nitrogen causing more algae to grow, coral bleaching, and the plants and animals are getting ill.
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Climate

The average temperature of the Great Barrier Reef ranges from 73.4 to 84.2 degrees fahrenheit.