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We Need The Coral Recovery Plan! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: coral, threatened )

Monica
- 736 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Coral is recognized as "threatened", but the National Marine Fisheries Service is pushing for them to be reclassified as "endangered". Stand with the Center for Biological Diversity and tell the NOAA to publicly disclose their coral recovery plan.
Divers Volunteer on Coral Restoration in Fla. Keys
Environment  (tags: Coral, water, wildlife, world, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, research, humans, habitat, ecosystems, endangered, environment, destruction, conservation, animals )

James
- 785 days ago - ctpost.com
Divers helping out with the work first get a crash course in everything about corals. They learn that coral reefs are experiencing a rapid decline, particularly in the Caribbean.
Help Save Coral Reefs in Biscayne National Park! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: coral, protection, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, water, Sustainabililty )

Lindsey
- 1380 days ago - secure.npca.org
Please write Park Superintendent Mark Lewis now while the National Park Service is revising the General Management Plan for Biscayne National Park, and ask him to restore the reefs to their native abundance and diversity by establishing new protoection.
Coral Crisis: 75% of the World's Coral Reefs in Danger--New Report
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, coral, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, climate-change, climate, wildlife, world, science, nature, research )

Cal
- 1617 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Marine scientists have been warning for years that coral reefs, the most biodiverse ecosystems in the ocean, are facing grave peril
Scientists Reveal World's Most Endangered Corals
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, coral, habitat, nature, endangered )

CherAway
- 1656 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
After one of the worst years on record for coral bleaching, conservationists have drawn up a list of the corals in most urgent need of saving.
Climate Change Remains a Real Threat to Corals
Environment  (tags: climate, climate change, science, coral, ocean, effects, research )

Mary
- 1750 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Hopes that coral reefs might be able to survive, and recover from, bleaching caused by climate change may have grown dimmer for certain coral species, according to new research by University at Buffalo marine biologists published this week in PLoS One.
Troubled Waters: Massive Coral Bleaching in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, nature, coral, bleaching, Indonesia, habitat )

CherAway
- 1796 days ago - wcs.org
A dramatic rise in the surface temperature of Indonesian waters has resulted in a large-scale bleaching event that has devastated local coral populations. Following a report of a bleaching incident in May, WCS-Indonesia dispatched a "Rapid Response
Mass Bleaching Closes Major Dive Sites in Coral Triangle
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, bleaching, habitat, nature, protection )

CherAway
- 1822 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Mass coral bleaching caused by global warming is threatening the health of the Coral Triangle, a vast marine region that is home to 76 per cent of the world's known corals.
Global Warming Killing Off Coral in Red Sea
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, Red Sea, habitat, protection )

CherAway
- 1829 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
CT scans reveal coral has been under 'chronic stress' for ten years
Coral Loss Slowed and Even Reversed By Marine Protected Areas
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, coral, marine protected areas, habitat, nature )

CherAway
- 1983 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A new worldwide study shows how Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), zones where fishing and other potentially harmful activities are regulated, provide an added bonus - helping coral reef ecosystems ward off and recover from threats to their health.
Coral Can Recover From Climate Change Damage, New Research Suggests
Environment  (tags: Coral, Climate change, UK, Research )

Nancy
- 2026 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A new study by scientists in the UK provides the first evidence that coral reefs can recover from the devastating effects of climate change.
Coral Bleaching Increases Chances of Coral Disease
Environment  (tags: environment, coral, bleaching, disease, habitat, nature, protection )

CherAway
- 2119 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Mass coral bleaching has devastated coral colonies around the world for almost three decades. Now scientists have found that bleaching can make corals more susceptible to disease and, in turn, coral disease can exacerbate the negative effects of
Some Coral Reefs Resistant to Climate Change
Environment  (tags: coral, climate-change, environment, protection, habitat )

CherAway
- 2284 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) have revealed a new study that shows that some coral reefs off East Africa are unusually resilient to climate change due to improved fisheries management and a combination of geophysical factors.
Farming the Fragile Jewels of the Deep
Environment  (tags: coral, coral reefs, coral farming, business, endangered species )

RC
- 2456 days ago - features.csmonitor.com
Meet Steve Lowes, a farmer who raises sustainable coral for sale to aquarium supply companies and pet stores. His efforts, and those of others who do the same, are putting a dent in the amount of coral stolen from endangered living reefs.
How to Save 83% of the World's Coral Reef Species
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, green, oceans, marine life, fish, coral, corals, coral reef, coral reefs, wildlife, endangered species, islands, water, fishes, reef, reefs, nature conservancy, science, conservation, the nature conservancy, tnc )

Jonathon
- 2617 days ago - nature.org
Coral reefs provide the world with goods and services worth US$375 billion annually, but scientists estimate that 70% of all corals reefs could be lost by 2050. Now a new initiative aims to conserve an astounding 83% of the world's coral species.
 

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