Great Barrier Reef

Problems caused by tourists and how the Great Barrier Reef in Australia is managing the problems

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  • Created by: Lollipop
  • Created on: 01-06-12 14:09

Problems caused by tourism in the Great Barrier Re

  • Anchoring - damages the reef
  • Disturb whales and dolphins homes
  • Boats damage reef and disturb the eco-system
  • Collecting coral - damages reef and destroys habitat
  • Snorkeling - scares animals
  • Overfishing - reduces fish population
  • Waste and Litter - damages reef
  • Motorised boats - scares animals
  • Outboard engines - pollutes ocean
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How the coral reef is managed

  • Reef is managed by the Great barrier reef marine park authority
  • Zoning plan - activities only aloud in certain areas
  • Permits for fishing and diving
  • Patrol boats - look for illegal activities and give out fines
  • 'Green Zones' - areas protected from human interference
  • New infrastructure - build in an Eco-friendly - causes little damage
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