Tag Archives: Reefs

New U Miami Acidification study shows added danger to already struggling coral reefs

A new study led by scientists at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science suggests that over the next century recruitment of new corals could drop by 73 percent, as rising CO2 levels turn the oceans more acidic. The research findings reveal a new danger to the already threatened Caribbean and Florida reef Elkhorn corals. [Read more]

Report on 13th Annual REEF CHECK Assessment of 8 Reefs in the British Virgin Islands

For the seventh year, a group of eight volunteer divers from the UK, Japan, Turkey and US, gathered in the VI for Reef Check BVI┬┤s 13th annual reef survey and training programme which surveyed four sites each between April and May. [Read more]