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Koraalrifstrijd: “the greatest rescue operation ever’

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QUEENSLAND Scientists are working with the largest and most complicated’ attempt once to the coral on the Great barrier reef in Autralië to save.

Coral reef for the Autralische coast.

That says professor Peter Harrison, who is involved in worldwide research into coral reef. Scientists have for the coast of Queensland collected millions of sperm cells and koraaleitjes to collect. With those monsters may new artificial coral to be grown, writes the Australian ABC.

TU Delft

The intention is that the reef is restored by the accumulation of coral in damaged areas to grow. Also a team of the TU Delft helps to research.

The main threat to coral reef is, according to the scientists global warming. If the project is successful, the new approach also on other coral reefs in the world are applied.

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