Australia Coral Reef Deception: BuzzFeed News:
Photos and text from: Rob Stott, BuzzFeed News Reporter, Australia
Take a quick look at the Tourism Australia website and social media channels and you’ll find all of the things you’d expect from the Great Barrier Reef: glossy photos of divers, happy turtles, and coral. Lots of coral. But the Australian government has been working hard to make sure you don’t see just how badly damaged by climate change the reef has become.
The Australian government has even been caught trying to censor a UN report.