May 11, 2021

Fishing for the future of Caribbean coral reefs

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By University of Queensland From The Bahamas Weekly New science-based fishery regulations are needed if coral reefs are to have a future in the face of climate change. The study shows that Caribbean coral reefs are experiencing mounting pressure from global warming, local pollution and over-fishing of herbivorous fish. An international team, led by University […]

Dying coral reefs threaten the livelihood of millions

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From The University of Queensland Australia Declining coral reef health is threatening the food security and livelihoods of millions of people living in the coastal tropics, according to a study by University of Queensland researchers. Lead author Dr Alice Rogers said coral reefs were dying due to pollution, climate change and overfishing and further decline […]