Entries in #environment (15)

Wednesday
Oct042017

Sea Cucumber Monitoring in Beqa  Lagoon

Sea cucumbers, or Beche-de-Mere as they are referred to post-processing, are ‘unglamorous, turd-like invertebrates’ that play an essential role within a marine ecosystem

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Thursday
Sep282017

Fiji Marine  Chronicles

This week the science team of FJM had a special mission alongside our important reef check monitoring surveys!

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Tuesday
Sep192017

Coral Reef Restoration in Vega  Bay

Coral reef restoration is becoming a popular method of marine conservation in response to the continued decline of corals and the acknowledgement that human intervention may be necessary in order to restore coral reefs to historically healthy states.

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Tuesday
Aug222017

What To Do With Crown Of Thorns Starfish  Outbreak?

Outbreaks of coral predators, specifically the Crown of Thorns (CoTs) starfish (Acanthaster planci) represent a serious cause for concern for Beqa’s reefs as these invertebrates are the dominant killer of Indo-Pacific reefs over any other disturbance events...

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Tuesday
Apr252017

6 Brilliant Species Of  Beqa!

Being in Beqa for more than 5 months has given me the chance to see a lot of incredible things underwater. While every dive is amazing in its own right, there are a few things that can make my day brighter if I happen to come across them.

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