Scientists are surveying the continuing aftermath of the worst coral bleaching event ever recorded on the Great Barrier Reef. Six months after the extreme underwater heatwave of 2015/2016, many of the bleached corals have died in the northern third of the Reef. The large-scale devastation is now being compounded by disease infecting the damaged corals and by coral predators, they report. Continue Reading... Use this thread to discuss the article above. What are your thoughts about Scientists assess bleaching damage on Great Barrier Reef?