Acropora

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Name: Acropora
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

No Fishing In Waters Off Four Islands In Melaka To Protect Marine Life

JASIN, Oct 20 (Bernama) -- The Melaka Fisheries Department plans to gazette an area covering 47.9 square nautical miles off Pulau Undan, Pulau Serinbum, Pulau Dodol and Pulau Nangka near here as restricted fishing areas.Its director, Rosmawati Ghazali, ... [Published Bernama - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Beauty of south Penghu islets on display at new national park

Taipei, Oct. 18 (CNA) Taiwan's ninth national park formally opened Saturday on some of the lesser known islands of Penghu, promising to bring unsp oil ed landscapes and the tranquility of a more bucolic lifestyle within close reach of residents of ... [Published Taiwan News Online - Oct 18 2014]
Entities: Taiwan, Taipei, Acropora
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nature Conservation on Bonaire Earning Global Accolades Once Again

17 October 2014 | News storyOn the evening of October 11th Nathaniel Miller, Assistant Director of the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA ) received a phone call from Sean Willmore, the President of the International Ranger Federation, notifying him ... [Published International Union for Conservation of Nature - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Two Ocean Heroes Recognized for Marine Conservation Work by Oceana in Belize

by Brianna Elliott to belize ocean heroes , ocean hero awardees , ocean heroes , oceana in belizeOceana in Belize Ocean Heroes Lisa Carne and Jamal Galves. (Photo: Alexander Ellis / Flickr )Oceana has celebrated Ocean Hero Awards since 2009—a way ... [Published Oceana - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

A floating factory deepens shipping lanes

About a mile offshore from the wharves of PortMiami, what appeared to be a floating factory equipped with a giant drill bit loomed on the horizon.It was the Texas, a 305-foot dredge owned by Great Lakes Dredge & Dock — the company that is deepening the ... [Published Miami Herald - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Biologist Lisa Carne and Manatee Expert Jamal Galvez get Ocean Hero Award

Two outstanding conservationists received the Ocean Hero Award from Oceana in Belize during a special ceremony on Saturday September 27th. The two recipients of the prestigious award are Biologist and Coral Researcher Lisa Carne, and self-made Manatee ... [Published The San Pedro Sun - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Fish are turned off by the smell of algae, study shows

A fish in a 'decision chamber.'Smelling good pays off for coral reefs too. Researchers have discovered that coral larvae and juvenile fish looking to settle down use chemical cues coming from the resident corals and algae on a reef to “smell” their way ... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 29 2014]
Entities: Acropora, Algae, Larva
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Draft plan to save Reef needs bold new action and funding

Posted on 15 September 2014Tropical island and Acropora Coral reef. Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef.WWF-Australia today acknowledged some positives in the draft Reef 2050 plan but said that overall it falls short of delivering the bold new action required ... [Published WWF Australia - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Harvesting the wealth of agriculture

T HERE is a new breed of youngsters getting involved in agriculture these days. They are knowledgeable and hands-on, and they see great potential out there in the fields.The importance of the agriculture sector to the economy is undeniable. Food safety ... [Published New Straits Times - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Identification of Scleractinian Coral Recruits Using Fluorescent Censusing and DNA Barcoding Techniques

by Chia-Min Hsu, Stéphane de Palmas, Chao-Yang Kuo, Vianney Denis, Chaolun Allen ChenThe identification of coral recruits has been problematic due to a lack of definitive morphological characters being available for higher taxonomic resolution. In this ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 12 2014]
Entities: DNA, Acropora, Species, Montipora
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 09 2014 - 1 reports

How to celebrate World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day is June 8 — it’s a time to celebrate the oceans and take steps to protect ocean health. Why celebrate the oceans? Whether you live on the coast or inland, we are all intimately connected to the oceans. The organizers of this year’s ... [Published EarthSky - Jun 08 2014]
Entities: Oxygen, Acropora, Pollution

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"This move will help to maintain a good ecosystem to encourage growth and the breeding of marine life, especially the coralcoral reefs."
...genetic information of the whole coral community, understanding the molecular mechanism behind the host coral is impossible," says Shinzato. "The complementarity in amino acid synthesis between the host coral and its symbiont had long been predicted, but our study provides an insight into coral-symbiont interactions at a genetic level for the first time" Shinzato added, underlining the significance of this study

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No Fishing In Waters Off Four Islands In Melaka... [Published Bernama - Oct 20 2014]
Beauty of south Penghu islets on display at new... [Published Taiwan News Online - Oct 18 2014]
Nature Conservation on Bonaire Earning Global A... [Published International Union for Conservation of Nature - Oct 17 2014]
Video: Two Ocean Heroes Recognized for Marine C... [Published Oceana - Oct 14 2014]
A floating factory deepens shipping lanes [Published Miami Herald - Oct 06 2014]
Biologist Lisa Carne and Manatee Expert Jamal G... [Published The San Pedro Sun - Oct 02 2014]
Fish are turned off by the smell of algae, stud... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 29 2014]
Draft plan to save Reef needs bold new action a... [Published WWF Australia - Sep 15 2014]
Harvesting the wealth of agriculture [Published New Straits Times - Sep 13 2014]
Identification of Scleractinian Coral Recruits ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 12 2014]
How to celebrate World Oceans Day [Published EarthSky - Jun 08 2014]
World's First Simultaneous Genetic Sequencing o... [Published Science Daily - Jan 26 2014]
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