Such a doomsday perspective ignores the resilience of coral reefs, our current incomplete understanding of their stress dynamics, and the ability of many of these systems to adapt to changing conditions.
The findings are prompting leading international marine scientists to call for the protection of more, large marine wilderness areas in a bid to shield the world’s dwindling stocks of fish from destruction.
Fascinating video of so-called Horse Conch, Triplofusus giganteus, besieged by hermit crabs.
Noteworthy public commentary on the ESA coral proposal.
A historic mating of Leafy Sea Dragons, Phycodurus eques, is reported by Ocean Rider Seahorse Farm in Hawaii