Posts Tagged ‘Dean Miller’

VIDEO: WAMAS & The Living Coral Biobank

On August 6th, 2022, WAMAS (Washington DC Area Marine Aquarist Society) held its first in-person meeting since the start of the COVID-19 Pandemic. The successful return to in-person meetings was lead by a presentation given by Dr. Dean Miller, livestreaming from Australia to speak with WAMAS members about the Great Barrier Reef Legacy Living Coral Biobank project.

12 Aug 1:11 AM 0

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

Drawing board to reality: Full-tilt forward on a “BioBank” of all reefbuilding coral species

Imagine an aquarium with colonies of every reefbuilding coral species on Earth. Imagine it as a repository to be drawn upon for reef restoration and research efforts, as many oceanographers are forecasting mounting climatic assaults on coral reefs as we know them.

31 Mar 12:24 PM 0