Overfished reef overgrown with seaweed

Overfished reef overgrown with seaweed

At an over-fished Pacific reef, seaweed has taken over, diminishing coral populations to a fraction of what they would be otherwise. Credit: Georgia Tech / Hay lab

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Research, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Environment, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
Acropora, Acropora millepora, Vibrio, Vibrio coralliilyticus, Global Warming, Global Warming And The Environment, climate change, climate change action, climate change adaptation, Global Warming Climate Change, Global Warming Research, Global Warming Concerns, coral bleaching, coral reef conservation, Coral Reef Fish, coral reef health, Coral Reef Protection, coral reef restoration, coral defenses, fiji, Fiji Islands, Pacific reefs, Pacific Ocean, caribbean
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 2, 2019 - 2:28pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 2, 2019 - 2:28pm