Coral Reefs: Trouble in Paradise

  Coral Reefs: Trouble in Paradise tells the story of an international scientific team in the Chagos Archipelago, a tropical paradise in the British Indian Ocean Territory with some of the healthiest coral reefs on the planet. Initially, the scientists …

Hogsty’s New Reef Recruits: Coral Bleaching Recovery

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In 1997-1998, the marine equivalent of a massive and destructive forest fire overwhelmed numerous coral reefs around the world.  Caribbean coral biologists still speak of the coral bleaching event of 1998 in reverential tones.  A powerful El Niño season was …