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Noisy Coral Reefs = Healthy Coral Reefs?
Environment  (tags: Coral Reefs, science, corals, reefs, sound )

- 1887 days ago -
You Just Have to Listen Closely.Scientists from Exeter University and Bristol University might have just found a new way to evaluate the condition of coral reefs. It's pretty simple when you think about it: You just listen.
Protect Okinawa's Reefs - Stop the Planned Military Base ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, nature, habitat, Okinawa, reefs, marine life, military base, wildlife )

- 2136 days ago -
Okinawa is home to ecologically significant coral reefs that support more than 1,000 species of reef fish, marine mammals, and sea turtles. Creatures like the dugong, a critically endangered and culturally treasured animal, rely on these reefs for their
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 )

- 2740 days ago -
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.
New Reef Warning a Wake-Call: Garrett
Environment  (tags: water, reefs, destruction, ClimateChange )

- 3034 days ago -
Labor says new research showing Pacific coral reefs are dying faster than ever should serve as a wake-up call to the federal government. The study from the University of North Carolina found the decline in the reefs is driven by climate change, disease
Bora Bora's Threatened Reefs
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, reefs, threatened, protection, destruction )

- 1666 days ago -
Bora Bora, Society Islands, French Polynesia - I dove last week in the beautiful lagoon that surrounds the tall island to have a first hand look at how the coral reef is doing in this South Pacific resort island. The report is not good.
We're Taking 100 Million Tons of Sea Creatures From the Ocean & Replacing Them With Plastic: Sylvia Earle
Environment  (tags: oceans, trawling, destruction, reefs, corals, marine health, wildlife, politics, nature, protection, destruction, conservation, environment )

- 2020 days ago -
People don't know the real cost of the shrimp that are on their plates. Trawling for shrimp is like bulldozing a forest to catch songbirds and squirrels. You throw away the forest and all the other creatures and shake out a few pounds of protein.
Realty Projects Threaten Reefs
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, protection, humans, reefs )

- 2812 days ago -
Muscat: Rich coral colonies in Oman's waters need close monitoring to protect them from threats that is posed by various elements, including development projects that are sprouting like mushrooms. Oman is rapidly becoming an important destination for g
Fla. Officials Try to Shield Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, coral, coral reefs, Florida, reefs, hatcheries, fishing, endangered, environment, oceans )

- 3088 days ago -
Just below the sea's surface off Florida's southeast coast lies a virtual gold mine. It's not sunken treasure or a Spanish galleon but rather nature's bounty: rows of coral reefs that generate billions of dollars a year in tourism spending. But . . .

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