News & Notes

WAMAS Donates $20K to the Living Coral Biobank Project

“We are alarmed by the threat climate change poses to global reef ecosystems. Solutions to safeguarding the biodiversity of these habitats are urgently required. The Great Barrier Reef Legacy team is doing excellent, innovative work that WAMAS is proud to support.”

01 Aug 5:01 PM 0 Read More...

USARK Lacey Act Update - End of the Threat?

Aquarists, retailers, and the entire pet trade, may be able to relax for a minute

29 Jul 5:16 PM 0 Read More...

Fauna Marin Partners with CoralVue for Distribution

Germany-based Fauna Marin has partnered with US-based CoralVue for an exclusive distribution agreement covering all of South America and most of North America.

10 Jun 12:33 PM 0 Read More...

Deadly Goop: How common components in popular sunscreens can damage or kill corals

Tons of toxic sunscreen products, more than the combined weight of 300 Gray Whales, continue to wash into the seas, a potential threat to reefbuilding corals and other photosynthetic animals.

10 Jun 12:28 PM 1 Read More...

Crashing Clowns: Human Noise Raises Stress and Hostility Levels in Reef Fish

Hormonal changes caused by motorboat noise cause clownfish to hide, skip meals and attack their neighbours.

26 May 5:33 PM 1 Read More...