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Happy Earth DAY 2014!

Celebrate Earth Day by doing something small (or large!) to help our environment. In doing so, you’ll likely help save coral reefs too! For tips and ideas, check out the U.S. 79 more words

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Marine life returning to Cable Beach as artificial reefs installed at Baha Mar

NASSAU, Bahamas — Creating a better future for The Bahamas is more than just transforming the culture. It’s also about preserving our environment.

This week, the environmental team at Baha Mar installed state-of-the art, eco-friendly artificial reefs several feet away from the shoreline of Cable Beach. 183 more words

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Sunscreen Chemical Threatens Coral Reefs

As summer fast approaches long days of beaches and boat rides become inevitable; Shoved in beside our spare fins straps and snorkel keepers, every diver carries a bottle of sunscreen in their gear bag.

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Scientists chart seafloor of one of Earth's largest marine protected areas

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Contact:

Talia Ogliore, (808) 956-4531
Public Information Officer, Vice Chancellor for Research

 

On April 11, scientists returned from a 36-day mapping expedition to Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM) in the remote Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. 615 more words

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Carbon and Coral

Our ocean form the biggest carbon “sink” in our world, meaning the the majority of the increased levels of CO2 that have entered our atmosphere end up dissolving into the ocean. 448 more words

Ocean Acidification

Goodbye Dissertation!!

I have handed in my final year dissertation! This project has confirmed my love of coral reefs and has opened up so many aspects of them that I had never thought about before. 186 more words

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