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Human Impacts Are 'Decoupling' Coral Reef Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, human impacts, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, humans, nature, protection, research )

Cal
- 117 days ago - news.mongabay.com
coral reefs near human populations have been decimated by the barrage of impacts. Some are considered among the most degraded ecosystems in the oceans, making coral reefs a timely comparison of before-and-after ecosystems.
Along CubaâEUR(TM)s Coast, The Last Best Coral Reef in the Caribbean Thrives
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, Cuba, government, green, GoodNews, environment, conservation, ecosystems, protection, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 123 days ago - e360.yale.edu
While coral reef cover has declined by 50 percent throughout the Caribbean in recent decades, Cuba has managed to retain some of the most pristine and biodiverse coral reef environments on earth
Local Pollutants Compound Threats to Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, coral reefs, conservation, research, pollution, protection, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 146 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), based in Cape Cod, conducted a study highlighting multiple threats to coral reef ecosystems and also identifying a management strategy that could slow reef decline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Ancient Coral Reefs From Destructive Fishing Trawls!
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, fishing gear, fishing gearhabitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, oceans, pollution, protection, animals )

Cal
- 172 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
In the Atlantic Ocean, just off the U.S. East Coast, deep-sea corals provide essential habitat for countless invertebrate species and for commercially and recreationally important fisheries in the mid-Atlantic region.
Have Scientists Discovered The Answer to Our Disappearing Coral Reefs?
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, climate-change, politics, nature, oceans, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world )

Cal
- 213 days ago - greenerideal.com
In recent decades, a quarter of the earth's corals have disappeared, alarming scientists (and, you know, humans) all around the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect Cabo Pulmo's Coral Reef!
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, development, environment, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, protection, pollution, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 247 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Ask Mexico's Minister of Environment and Natural Resources to protect Cabo Pulmo from massive development schemes that threaten this spectacular natural treasure, its fragile ecosystem and local communities.
Caribbean Coral Reefs "Will Be Lost Within 20 Years" Without Protection
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, coral reefs in theCaribbean, pollution, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation )

Cal
- 364 days ago - motherjones.com
Major report warns that loss of grazing fish due to pollution and overfishing is a key driver of region's coral decline.
An Underwater Race To Transplant Miami's Rare Corals
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, preservation, conservation, environment, animals, ecosystems, protection, oceans, politics, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 395 days ago - npr.org
A group of scientists there is on an urgent mission to save as many corals as it can before the marine creatures are destroyed as part of an underwater excavation of Miami's shipping channel. The channel -- set to be dredged and deepened on Saturday -- is h
MEXICO: Organizations Defend Veracruz Reef System Against Proposed Port Expansion
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, politics, world, protection )

Cal
- 423 days ago - ecowatch.com
Six global organizations have submitted an amicus curiae brief to a Mexican court containing legal and technical arguments that strengthen the existing lawsuit against a government decree to reduce the boundaries of the Veracruz Reef System National Park
GOOD NEWS! How to Fix a Coral Reef
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ecosystems, environment, coral reefs, fixing coral reefs, ocean acidification, world, pollution, protection, conservation, water, healthconditions, destruction, oceans )

Cal
- 439 days ago - takepart.com
Scientists find a simple solution can give new life to some of the oceans' most important ecosystems.
Common Chemical Kills Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, chemical pollution, bleaching, pollution, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, world, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 511 days ago - abc.net.au
A chemical used to manufacture many soaps, shampoos and other products, is killing young coral reefs at concentrations commonly found in the environment.
Protected Forests Linked to Healthy Coral Reefs in Fiji
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, coral reefs. globalwarming, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, world, oceans, nature )

Cal
- 522 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Increasing forest protection in the right areas could increase benefits up to 10.4 percent to coral reef condition, according to a recent study of Fiji's forests and reefs in Marine Policy.
Climate Change Threatens Caribbean Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, world, coral reefs, oceans, green, research )

Cal
- 869 days ago - ipsnews.net
Scientists and researchers are working together in a new initiative to collect data that will help determine the effects of climate change on coral in the Caribbean Sea.
Save Our Vanishing Coral Reefs ACTION
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, endangered, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection )

Nancy
- 909 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Our coral reefs are in trouble, and the proposal from the federal government to protect 66 corals under the Endangered Species Act is a wakeup call on the urgency of this crisis.
 

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