Success of conservation efforts for important Caribbean Reef fish hinges on climate change

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


For more than 20 years, conservationists have been working to protect one of the most recognizable reef fish in the Caribbean, the endangered and iconic Nassau grouper, and thanks to those efforts, populations of this critical reef fish have stabilized in some areas.

But in a new paper, published in the journal Diversity and Distributions, marine scientists said climate change might severely hinder those efforts by the end of this century…

Read Full Article, Science Daily (07-11-2018)