Climate change modifies the composition of reefs


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Corals devastated by climate change are being replaced naturally by other species such as gorgonians, which are less efficient in acting as a carbon sink. A study has analyzes for the first time why gorgonians are more resistant than corals to human impacts and global climate change…

Read Full Article; Science Daily (09-20-2018)

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