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Cylinder Cichlid, Neolamprologus cylindricus

Cylinder Cichlid, Neolamprologus cylindricus | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Tropical Fish, fish care for Cylinder Cichlid, Neolamprologus cylindricus, fish information with aquarium setup and fish diseases. Fish description and pictures, personality, feeding, breeding and more.

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Acropora sirikitiae newest species of staghorn coral described from ...

Acropora sirikitiae newest species of staghorn coral described from ... | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Acropora sirikitiae is the newest species of the popular small polyp stony coral genus Acropora to be described since Acropora rongelapensis. Discovered growing in Western Thailand, Acropora sirikitiae is a medium ...
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What might have caused recent increase of coral diseases in the Caribbean?

What might have caused recent increase of coral diseases in the Caribbean? | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Marine diseases are killing coral populations all over the world, threatening the livelihoods of millions of people who depend on reefs for food and protection from storms.
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Coral Reef Center Wins Top Florida Design Award | NSU News Center

Coral Reef Center Wins Top Florida Design Award | NSU News Center | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Nova Southeastern University's Center of Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research recently won the Best Overall Project Award given by the.
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Reef Alarmists Jump The Shark | Watts Up With That?

Reef Alarmists Jump The Shark | Watts Up With That? | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
The Great Barrier Reef is doomed again. A recent widely publicised scientific study reports the dramatic finding that it has lost half its coral in the last 27 years. Forty-eight precent of the loss is attributed to storm damage, with ...
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SeaWorld adds high-tech turtle's-eye view - Tampabay.com

SeaWorld adds high-tech turtle's-eye view - Tampabay.com | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
SeaWorld adds high-tech turtle's-eye viewTampabay.comBy Sharon Kennedy Wynne and Mark Albright, Times Staff Writers SeaWorld steps beyond its signature trained animal shows to put a conservation message in state-of-the-art computer-generated...
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Rapid Coral Death by a Deadly Chain Reaction - Science News

Sydney, NSW (Australia) — Most people are fascinated by the colorful and exotic coral reefs, which form habitats with probably the largest biodiversity. But human civilization is the top danger to these fragile ecosystems ...
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Koi Pool Materials-- The Keys To A Functional Koi Fish pond | what ...

These are the equipment that you must keep your koi pond air pump - which supplies you the pleasure and also flexibility from the- outdoors globe - functioning as perfectly as possible, and sustaining your fish pond at its ideal performing ...
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Most Stylish and Futuristic Home Aquariums ~ Digital High Street

Most Stylish and Futuristic Home Aquariums ~ Digital High Street | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
These aquariums are very stylish and appealing.Let us have a look at a few unusual and creative fish tanks that will make for an inimitable design statement inside your home.
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Aquarium Reviews: Water Aquariums and Fish Tank

Aquarium Reviews: Water Aquariums and Fish Tank | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Today, aquariums have advanced to the point that the tanks are self-sufficient. Water conditions are important to check, since in each area of the world, water is different. In fact, some area waters are more contaminated than ...
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After years in captivity, dolphins released - CNN.com

After years in captivity, dolphins released - CNN.com | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Two dolphins who were rescued from a filthy pool at a Turkish tourism resort were released back into the wild this week after years in captivity.
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Pacific Islands May Become Refuge for Corals in a Warming Climate, Study Finds : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Pacific Islands May Become Refuge for Corals in a Warming Climate, Study Finds : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Scientists have predicted that ocean temperatures will rise in the equatorial Pacific by the end of the century, wreaking havoc on coral reef ecosystems.

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Open Season on Hawaii's Marine Aquarium Collectors

Open Season on Hawaii's Marine Aquarium Collectors | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
13 bills proposed to ban or regulate the collection of reef fishes in Hawaiian waters
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An update on Hawaii's marine ornamental fisheries legislation by Ret Talbot

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Fish to Avoid for Planted Freshwater Tanks | RateMyFishTank.com

Fish to Avoid for Planted Freshwater Tanks | RateMyFishTank.com | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Cultivating a freshwater planted tank is hard work and the last thing you want is to have all of that hard work destroyed by adding the wrong fish to your tank. To avoid this problem, do your research to determine which species to ...
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Coral Reefs: Protein mixture controls Crown of Thorns starfish ...

Coral Reefs: Protein mixture controls Crown of Thorns starfish ... | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Douglas (global-adventures.us): A harmless protein mixture used to grow bacteria in the laboratory may prove an effective control for the dreaded Crown of Thorns starfish (COTS), which periodically ravages coral reefs across ...
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Scientists wage war on starfish devastating coral reefs - Calgary Herald

Scientists wage war on starfish devastating coral reefs - Calgary Herald | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Global Adventures, LLCScientists wage war on starfish devastating coral reefsCalgary HeraldA photo from the Australian Institute of Marine Science shows the coral-eating starfish at the Great Barrier Reef.
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Great Barrier Reef Losing Coral Cover

Great Barrier Reef Losing Coral Cover | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it

It is the easily one of Earth’s greatest natural wonders and the largest structure built by animals on the planet, but the Great Barrier Reef is disappearing at an alarming rate as its mantle of live coral is disappearing.

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How To Decide Between Koi & Goldfish Pond | Tips For Beginners ...

How To Decide Between Koi & Goldfish Pond | Tips For Beginners ... | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
If you wonder how to decide between koi and goldfish pond, you will benefit from reading some tips for beginners.
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DNA evidence shows that marine reserves help to sustain fisheries - Phys.Org

DNA evidence shows that marine reserves help to sustain fisheries - Phys.Org | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
DNA evidence shows that marine reserves help to sustain fisheriesPhys.Org"Marine reserves have been set aside to create resilient ocean ecosystems and help sustain fisheries, yet there has been little clear evidence that they can provide either,"...
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Prominent Marine Ecologist to Receive Prestigious Cody Award from Scripps - Scripps Oceanography News

Prominent Marine Ecologist to Receive Prestigious Cody Award from Scripps - Scripps Oceanography News | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
Scripps Oceanography NewsProminent Marine Ecologist to Receive Prestigious Cody Award from ScrippsScripps Oceanography NewsHis fundamental research has provided key insights on critical aspects of the conservation and restoration of coral reefs and...
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What Typical Fish-Pond Filtration System Is The Best Matched In ...

The multi chamber filtration system is normally used for in the middle to large waters as well as Koi ponds. They comprise of a individual filtering chambers that can be implemented differently by use of foams, brushed and ...
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Underwater Dining – Eat among the fish!

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Underwater Dining - Eat among the fish!http://t.co/0X1mnSFs...

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Jean-Michel Cousteau to Keynote DFW MACNA in September

As if we needed another reason to attend MACNA: at the Saturday Night Gala Jaques Cousteau's son Jean-Michel will give the keynote address.
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World Oceans Day Events at AZA-accredited Aquariums and Zoos Raise Awareness ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

World Oceans Day Events at AZA-accredited Aquariums and Zoos Raise Awareness ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
World Oceans Day Events at AZA-accredited Aquariums and Zoos Raise Awareness ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)... perfect place to connect with nature and ocean conservation in local communities.
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Photographing marine life in central Florida's giant aquariums

Photographing marine life in central Florida's giant aquariums | Ornamental Aquatics | Scoop.it
So you want to get some of those dramatic photos of underwater sea life that scuba divers get, without the hassle of, you know, actually diving underwater?
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