RIGHT PLACE, RIGHT TIME

Asian Diver (English) - - Science - Text by Dr. Karsten Shein

By tak­ing into ac­count local cli­mates, and dif­fer­ences be­tween the mi­croen­vi­ron­ments on a sin­gle reef, sci­en­tists can ap­ply the rules of “pre­ci­sion agri­cul­ture” to co­ral reef re­gen­er­a­tion – plant­ing corals in the places where they will have the very best chance of sur­vival

WITH TROP­I­CAL WATER TEM­PER­A­TURES

in a slow and steady rise, co­ral bleaching is a trend that shows no sign of stop­ping, and it may not be too long be­fore our favourite dive spots can no longer sup­port a vi­brant ecosys­tem.

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