2022 Field Updates from MarineGEO Hakai Observatory
MarineGEO Hackai provides an update on the projects they've been focused on in 2022, including a roadmap to recovery for the sunflower sea star, a study on food web connectivity, and the False Creek bioblitz.
In the COVID era, coral reefs face their own pandemic
The MarineGEO research team revisited the Carrie Bow Cay station in Belize in late 2022 and found that corals were facing their own pandemic, with signs of stony coral tissue loss disease (SCTLD) and a decline in coral cover.
New MarineGEO Network Project Alert: BEACON Project
The BEACON project is a new MarineGEO network initiative to explore the relationship between biodiversity and energy availability in coastal marine ecosystems around the world.
PanAmEx reveals that higher ocean temperatures lead to greater predation pressure