24 Sep '12, 9pm

Coral diversity off Madagascar among the world's highest

Coral diversity off Madagascar among the world's highest

Coral reefs in Caribbean on life support (09/11/2012) Only 8 percent of the Caribbean's reefs today retain coral, according to a new report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). With input and data from 36 scientists, the report paints a bleak picture of coral decline across the region, threatening fisheries, tourism, and marine life in general. Deforestation is killing Madagascar's coral reefs (09/05/2012) Sediment carried by rivers draining deforested areas in Madagascar is smothering local coral reefs, increasing the incidence of disease and suppressing growth, report new studies. Coral calcification rates fall 44% on Australia's Great Barrier Reef (09/04/2012) Calcification rates by reef-building coral communities on Australia's Great Barrier Reef have slowed by nearly half over the past 40 years, a sign that the world's coral reefs are facing a...

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