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Scientists Examine Novel Options to Save Coral Reefs - Eos


Eos
Knowlton is a coral reef biologist and the Sant Chair for Marine Science at the Smithsonian Institution. She is also a senior scientist emeritus at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. “We are faced with a situation here even in reefs which ...

Visitors to Okinawa invited to be citizen scientists as tourism takes its toll on coral - The Japan Times


The Japan Times
“The divers and snorkelers showed absolutely no concern for the flora and fauna of the reef. Everywhere I looked, people were stepping on the reef and kicking and crushing fragile coral colonies.” The United Nations Environment Programme recommends a ...

Volunteers use oyster shells to protect park battered by Harvey - The Keene Sentinel


The Keene Sentinel
Lopez, who was visiting his girlfriend, a TAMU-Corpus Christi student studying marine biology, said he enjoyed wading into the bay that borders the park with the other volunteers to build a new oyster reef. “I was like, 'Hey, why not?' We don't have a ...

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