For your diving expedition. Click on image to enlarge:
….. and it’s not good. Click Through Here
Check out the ‘Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs 1970-2012’ report.
In summary: Overfishing of Parrotfish = Less Grazing Activity= Less Healthy Reefs.
Some fish actually emit red light at depths beyond that where red light from the surface penetrates just to annoy the neighbours … Click Here
Sea Turtle and Cetacean Conservation in Polynesia Website: http://www.temanaotemoana.org/
Recent studies Suggest that ocean acidification reduces the density of coral skeletons, making them more vulnerable to mechanical breakage. For More Click Here
Ever wonder how coral larvae decide where to settle down??
Here’s a study that found that certain bacteria influence marine larvae to settle to particular places on the sea floor, where they transform into juveniles and live out the rest of their lives
Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-02-bacterial-world-impacting-previously-thought.html#jCp