Navigation Links
No-take zones offer no boost for bleached reefs
Date:8/27/2008

sedimentation across the whole area.

"By removing all these other stresses we are giving the coral the best chance of surviving and recovering from any changes in temperature that may occur as a result of global warming."

Previous work by the team focused on the long-term impact of the 1998 event where global warming caused Indian Ocean surface temperatures to increase to unprecedented and sustained levels, killing off (or 'bleaching') more than 90 per cent of the inner Seychelles coral.

Although many areas are showing signs of long-term degradation, Mr Graham said it was positive to see that some locations either escaped the impact or have recovered.

"This provides the key to conserving coral reefs in the face of climate change," he says. "We are not suggesting that we scrap the existing NTAs in terms of protecting fish stocks they have been quite successful.

"But they are not effective against global warming and in order to ensure the long-term survival of this rich marine community that is what we need to address."


'/>"/>

Contact: Nicholas Graham
N.A.J.Graham@newcastle.ac.uk
01-912-227-850
Newcastle University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Exploited fish make rapid comeback in worlds largest no-take marine reserve network
2. Study shows continued spread of dead zones
3. Streams remove significant amounts of nitrogen, preventing downstream dead zones
4. Scientists show that streams are critical to preservation of oceanic coastal zones
5. Together we stand: bacteria organize to survive hostile zones
6. Plant steroids offer new paradigm for how hormones work
7. Landscape study may offer solutions for fire managers
8. MIT researchers offer glimpse of rare mutant cells
9. New oral angiogenesis inhibitor offers potential nontoxic therapy for a wide range of cancers
10. Digimarc Board Approves $310 Million All-Cash Offer from L-1 Identity Solutions for Digimarcs ID Systems Business
11. Stinger Systems To Offer Taser Trade-In Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/17/2014)... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s6qzt5/samsung_galaxy_s5 ) has announced ... Home Button Synaptics Fingerprint Sensor Technology Analysis" report ... Based on a totally different sensing ... first time a fingerprint sensor in its product. ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 15, 2014  HITLAB SM announced today ... to confirm its adherence to current U.S. Food and ... conduct regulated smart device and smart phone application trials ... quality. "HITLAB is determined to improve global ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9zq33j/global_chemical ) ... Sensor Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... major trend upcoming in this market is the increasing ... help in recording of patient data for quick and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Samsung Galaxy S5 - Home Button Synaptics Fingerprint Sensor Technology Analysis 2HITLAB Completes GCP Audit for FDA Smart Device & App Compliance 2Global Chemical Sensor Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are Abbott Laboratories, Bayer, Hoffmann La-Roche, Johnson & Johnson, NGK Spark Plugs and Robert Bosch 2
... that reproduce asexually by somatic cloning have special mechanisms ... the University of Gothenburg have shown how colony-forming ascidians ... protects DNA. This enzyme is more active also in ... clone themselves, in which part of an individual,s body ...
... The first research to actively analyze adult male sea ... link geography with pollutants has revealed the potential risks ... research, published today in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry ... blood of both migratory and residential turtles. "The ...
... ORLANDO, Fla., April 20, 2011 After 30 years ... Perrott announces his retirement. Perrott served ... CEO in 1991. Under his tenure, Chip Supply grew ... as well as a leading global provider of high ...
Cached Biology News:Marine organisms with eternal life can solve the riddle of aging 2Satellite tracking of sea turtles reveals potential threat posed by manmade chemicals 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... zFlo Motion , a US leader ... exciting product from a new partner. STT-Systems has ... past 15 years, with offerings in the optical-motion capture, 3D ... system (inertial measurement unit), iSen, is opening eyes around the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Controlled Substance Compliance Services ... helps companies check the legal requirements around using controlled ... China. , As their international operations expand and ... software solutions built as a result of the first ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Diagenode, Inc., a leading global provider ... complete solutions for epigenetics research, recently launched a ... need for manual processing. The new ChIPettor System ... histones or transcription factors and a semi-automated pipette ...
(Date:1/22/2015)...   Cypher Genomics, Inc., the leading genome ... SQNM ), the leading molecular diagnostics company, today ... prenatal tests (NIPT). Through this agreement, Sequenom will ... advance analysis of clinically-relevant fetal sub-chromosomal variants detected ...
Breaking Biology Technology:3D Motion Capture Just Got Easy 2Global Compliance Service for Controlled Substances to Expand to China 2Diagenode Launches Unique Semi-Automated Solution for Chromatin Immunoprecipitation 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 3Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 4
... 12, Shire plc (LSE: SHP)(NASDAQ: SHPGY )(TSX: SHQ),the ... on Thursday 21 February 2008., Results press ... GMT / 07:00 EST Investor meeting and conference ... Investor & Analyst meeting and conference call:, Matthew ...
... AMSTERDAM, February 12 Amsterdam Molecular,Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), ... therapy,today announced that it will release its financial ... 20, 2008 at 7:30 am Central European Time,(CET). ... a conference call,at 10 am CET. Netherlands Dial ...
... NEW YORK, Feb. 12 Bristol-Myers Squibb,Company (NYSE: ... Directors,has elected James M. Cornelius chairman of the Board. ... 2006, will continue serving,in that role as well. Mr. ... be terminated. The Board also named Lewis B.,Campbell, chairman, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Full Year 2007 Results Date Notification - 21 February 2008 2Bristol-Myers Squibb Board Elects James M. Cornelius Chairman of the Board 2
Recombinant Rat Leptin, Ultra Pure...
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Bethyl Laboratories packages antibodies, conjugates and calibrators to provide quantitative ELISA kits. Each kit contains the following components, sufficient for 1000 single well assays....
Biology Products: