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Prey for the oceans: How marine predators influence reef ecology

Predators often get a bad rap — the fearsome teeth of the great white shark terrified people long before the 1975 movie Jaws immortalised our panic. 151 more words


Lights Out For The Reef

Last night thousands of Australians, including me, took part in Earth Hour, an event that kicked off a year-round campaign against climate change. It is a worldwide movement for the planet organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and it began right here in Australia as a… 281 more words


Ending Overfishing

Great short film (from 2012) explaining the issues. Shame the only solution offered at the time was lobbying politicians to change regulations – nothing about personal responsibility in there and consumer choices, but hey – perhaps that was the specific objective of this film!


The Blood Harvest - Alexis C. Madrigal - The Atlantic

Horseshoe Crab – one of my favorite animals. Had no idea this was happening. Wish I still didn’t :(

A still from the PBS Nature documentary Crash ( … 125 more words

Maritime Deconstruction


Using this cartoon and what you have learnt so far, outline both positive and negative impacts of fishing and food security facing the world today and into the future.