The current scientific community generally agrees that if the warming of our planet from the burning of fossil fuels and deforestation continues, our coral reefs are doomed. The corals of the magnificent Great Barrier Reef of Australia are beginning to die, and the marine life that is dependent on them will likely perish along with them. While we still can, we should all work to better appreciate and study the many unknowns about the biology of coral reefs and the complexity of the webs of life they support.
Continuing coverage, with news from the A&M Aquatics, Mote Marine Lab, Jeff Turner and Henry Feddern in the Keys, New Life Spectrum in Homestead, and Julian Sprung of Two Little Fishies in Miami Gardens.
Reed Mariculture’s flagship larviculture pellet and juvenile grow out feed has been reformulated following study results testing for the ideal level of astaxanthin in the diet of juvenile clownfish.
Our four-part series covers the status of the aquarium trade following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. In this installment, we turn our attention to Texas
In this installment, we turn our attention to Florida, with reports from large livestock distributors, collectors, conservation efforts, tourist destinations and more…