Coral Reefs and Functioning
This paper looks at coral reefs' functioning in response to environmental stressors.
# 126157 | 750 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Environmental Studies (Environmental Problems) , Geology and Geophysics (Oceanography) , Geology and Geophysics (Minerals and Rocks) , Geology and Geophysics (Environmental Science)
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In this article, the writer discusses how coral reefs function. Further, the writer looks at the effect that environmental stressors have on them. The writer discusses what if anything can be done to protect coral reefs from harmful environmental effects.
From the Paper:"The research question explored herein is how to coral reefs function and what are their responses to environmental stressors such as increasing ocean temperatures and acidification. A related question is what if anything can be done to protect coral reefs from harmful environmental effects. The function of coral reefs as described by Bellwood Hughes Folke and Nystrom is to provide an ecosystem in which a wide variety offish and flora live feed breed and interact with each other ..."
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