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GREAT BARRIER REEF, AUSTRALIA The largest coral reef in the world, which covers more than 344,400 square kilometer, has long been an attraction Down Under. Yet increasing environmental challenges have been steadily eroding the structure for years now. From rising ocean temperatures to an influx of pollution, experts estimate that about 60 per cent of the reef may be lost by 2030.

A giant green turtle rests on a coral reef at a diving site near the Malaysian island of Sipadan in Celebes Sea east of Borneo