Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is the world'slargest coral reef system composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometres (1,400 mi) over an area of approximately 344,400 square kilometres (133,000 sq mi). The reef is located in the Coral Sea, off the coast of Queensland, Australia.The Great Barrier Reef can be seen from outer space and is the world's biggest single structure made by living organisms. This reef structure is composed of and built by billions of tiny organisms, known as coral polyps. It supports a wide diversity of life and was selected as a World Heritage Site in 1981. CNN labeled it one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
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    …. The result was more than 4,000 entries in three weeks and a lot of social media activity that created positive awareness for Starbucks. In perhaps one of the most effective examples of involving users to create social awareness, Tourism Queensland invited people to apply to be a caretaker of a tropical island in the Great Barrier Reef. All they had…

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  • Review of 2014 & Moving Into 2015

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