Coral reef restoration

The “largest coral reef restoration project in the world” supported by Mars Petcare

Mars Petcare Sheba brand has partnered with The Nature Conservancy to deliver what they claim to be the world’s largest coral restoration program, covering more than 185,000 square meters. Image: Sheba / TheNature Conservancy Partner organizations today (5 May) unveiled the first images and videos of “Sheba Hope Reef”, the starting point of the global […]

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Coral Vita Raises US $ 2 Million to Expand Coral Reef Restoration Technology

5 Min reading Coral Vita, a company that grows corals to restore recently dying reefs raised US $ 2 million in a funding round to modernize both coral restoration techniques and the economy around them. Co-founded by friends Sam Teicher and Gator Halpern, Bahamas-based Coral Vita recently raised US $ 2 million in a start-up […]

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Engineering and biology researchers collaborate to help restore coral reefs – sciencedaily

Florida’s threatened coral reefs have an annual economic impact of more than $ 4 billion on the state’s economy, and researchers at the University of Central Florida are focusing on one factor that could limit their survival: strength of the coral skeleton. In a new study published in the journal Coral reefs, UCF engineering researchers […]

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Canon Participates in University of Miami Coral Reef Restoration Project

Canon Reef’s Creation Strengthens Company’s Commitment to the Environment MELVILLE, NY, December 19, 2019 – Canon USA, Inc., a Leader in Digital Imaging Solutions, and its Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Canon Solutions America, Inc., Announce Canon Solutions America’s Participation in Coral Reef Restoration Project Led by Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric from the University of […]

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New effort to restore Florida Keys coral reefs launched

Several coral reefs in the Florida Keys could have a new life. In collaboration with state and local partners, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration this week launched a new strategy to restore and preserve seven coral reef sites in the Florida Keys, as part of a decades-long effort to revitalize the region’s highly […]

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Sounds of the past give new hope for coral reef restoration – sciencedaily

Young fish can be drawn to degraded coral reefs by speakers playing the sounds of healthy reefs, according to a new study published today in Nature Communication. An international team of scientists from the University of Exeter and the University of Bristol in the UK, and James Cook University in Australia and the Australian Institute […]

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November: Restoration of coral reefs | News & Features

Young fish can be attracted to degraded coral reefs by speakers playing healthy reef sounds, new research shows released today [29 November] in Nature Communication. An international team of scientists from the UK universities of Exeter and Bristol, and James Cook University in Australia and the Australian Institute of Marine Sciences, said this “acoustic enrichment” […]

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San Rafael scientists help coral reef restoration project – Marin Independent Journal

Could the answers to preventing the death of the world’s coral reefs be found in deeper ocean waters or in a lab-created reef? San Rafael residents Rebecca Albright and Pim Bongaerts, researchers at the California Academy of Sciences, are exploring these possibilities as part of the academy’s global initiative, Hope for Reefs. Launched in 2016, […]