Research shows value of marine green zones

Rabbitfish grazing on coral reef
Australian Rivers Institute
A new study from Griffith University shows that marine reserves (green zones) can help coral reefs withstand the impact of extreme floods. Researchers from Griffith’s Australian Rivers Institute, CSIRO and the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility studied the impact of the catastrophic floods of early 2011 — which saw much of Queensland declared a […]