Coral aquaculture is an alternative to coral reef harvests and reef restoration. Many coral reefs worldwide are rapidly declining, but efficient restoration techniques were not yet available..... until
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Using data from the United Nation's conservation monitoring program, scientists say that the trade in corals and coral reef organisms is growing significantly causing the removal of 30 million fish and 1.5 million live stony corals a year. So it is…Continue
Started by AquacultureHub Team. Last reply by Aviad B.Z. Dec 21, 2010.
CLIMATE CHANGE: ECOSYSTEMS, PEOPLE AND SOCIETIES AT RISKThe Coral Triangle is defined by marine zones containing at least 500 species of reef-building coral. The Coral Triangle supports livelihoods and provides income and food…Continue
Started by AquacultureHub Team. Last reply by Aviad B.Z. Dec 20, 2010.
I found this video on ted.com, a wonderful website with many great videos about ideas that are evolving and being shared about all different subjects. I was watching this one about the Phoenix Islands and the Country of Kiribati and the Protected…Continue
Started by Sean Robinson Nov 27, 2010.
ALCON, There is hope in sexual propagation of corals to say the least, in fact there have been many efforts both large scale and small scale in the last few years. I'd like to point any interested party to a quiet but active group that has been…Continue
Started by Joe Thompson Oct 12, 2010.
In response to a petition dated 20 October, the National Marine Fisheries Service announced in the Federal Register on Wednesday that 82 more species beyond the two (Acropora palmata, A. cervicornis) which currently have threatened status under the…Continue
Started by Dave Takaki. Last reply by Dave Takaki Feb 14, 2010.
It's Saturday morning, and before I go up to Mom's I thought I'd post some stuff others may not have seen (some is old) in the interests of generating grist for discussion and nudging corals culture forward. Corals are sessile. We're not. Let's…Continue
Started by Dave Takaki. Last reply by Dave Takaki Feb 13, 2010.
Presentation by Paul Jokiel during Hawaii Conservation Conference 2009 - Climate ChangeLevels of ocean acidification at twice present day pCO2 will occur during this century unless extreme measures are taken to reduce fossil fuel combustion. The…Continue
Started by Dr. Tetsuzan Benny Ron. Last reply by Dave Takaki Feb 11, 2010.
LA Reefs takes steps to reduce demand on the export of wild live corals and invertebrates.A large scale propagation system is being constructed in Los Angeles to breed Anemones.…Continue
Started by Dr. Tetsuzan Benny Ron Nov 16, 2009.