Posts Tagged ‘coral reproduction’

Light Pollution Impacts Coral Reefs

Stray light from coastal development can severely disrupt coral reproductive cycles, new study finds—and blue-spectrum LED lighting is the worst.

20 Nov 1:09 PM 0

Coral Spawning: Out of Sync and In Major Trouble

In recent years, scientists who have been tracking synchronous spawning noticed that corals in the Red Sea—which spawn at various times from June to September—were releasing their gametes in an unsynchronized fashion. The timing was erratic, different from years past, and unpredictable.

13 Sep 11:12 AM 0