Posts Tagged ‘Coral reefs’

Two New Zoanthid Species Described

“These findings can be explained by the fact that there are very few zoanthid researchers in the world. These species are not particularly hard to find, but there was no one looking for them,” Reimer said.

29 Nov 3:24 PM 0

Innocent Fish, Happy Fishermen

Big fish that have grown up in marine reserves don’t seem to know enough to avoid fishers armed with spear guns waiting outside the reserve. This, say researchers in a new paper, is good thing, both for native fishers and the greater good of fish populations.

14 Nov 2:59 PM 0

And Now for the Really Bad News

The journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, carried the dismal news that about one third of the world’s coral species are at risk of extinction.

14 Jul 8:54 PM 0