How much is the Great Barrier Reef worth?

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...scientists just figured it out.

As mankind puts the world’s largest living structure at risk, economists have come up with a new solution: put a price tag on it.

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is bigger than Japan, visible from space and one of the most complex ecosystems on earth. But it’s also under siege from climate change, agricultural runoff, coastal development and illegal fishing...

Watch Video Here (Bloomberg)