https://www2.padi.com/blog/2019/02/23/coral-restoration-brings-diving-communities-together/We have all heard (and seen) that in some parts of the world our coral reefs are in trouble and in need of our help. As divers, we have the unique skills and ability to […]
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-47330830Australia agrees to discard of one million tonnes of waste in world’s largest coral reef. Original Title: Great Barrier Reef: One million tonnes of sludge to be dumped Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-47330830
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-proximity-coral-reef-climate-events.htmlSevere weather and environmental disturbances, such as cyclones or thermal coral bleaching, affect specific areas of coral reefs differently, new research has shown. Original Title: Proximity to land determines how coral reef communities respond to […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-coral-threatens-caribbean.htmlClimate change has fueled coral reef bleaching throughout the tropics, with negative consequences for reef ecosystems and the people who depend on them. A new study finds that in the Caribbean, independent island nations such […]
http://rssfeeds.tcpalm.com/~/598284154/0/treasurecoast/martincounty~Florida-bill-would-ban-sunscreens-with-oxybenzone-and-octinoxate-like-Hawaii-and-Key-West/Will Florida follow Hawaii and Key West, which banned sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate because studies show they kill coral reefs.
http://rssfeeds.tcpalm.com/~/598284158/0/treasurecoast/martincounty~Common-sunscreens-contain-coraldamaging-chemicals/Common sunscreen ingredients oxybenzone and octinoxate may bleach coral reefs and interfere with corals’ DNA, according to environmental researchers.
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-coral-reefs-affected-socio-economics.htmlMarine biologists working to save the world’s coral reefs say that they are increasingly being affected by human activities. As a result, the marine biologists now need to include an assessment of the effects of […]
https://www.eenews.net/climatewire/stories/1060121665/feedAs the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope: The corals of the northern Red Sea may survive, and even thrive, into […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-drivers-coral-reef-recovery-long-term.htmlNew research on reef recovery shows corals need nine to 12 years to recover following large disturbance events such as mass bleaching and storm damage. Original Title: Understanding the drivers of coral reef recovery: A […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-northern-red-sea-coral-reefs.htmlAs the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope: The corals of the northern Red Sea may survive, and even thrive, into […]