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Coral reefs: fragile giants

David Hannan / Ocean Ark Alliance / Fondation Tara

Tara Expeditions Foundation

Tara Expeditions Foundation

Coral reefs are like underwater villages. They represent only 0.2% of the ocean floor but are home to 30% of marine species known to date. Since a large number of reefs are disappearing with the warming of the ocean, studying this fragile and threatened ecosystem is a priority for the Tara Expeditions Foundation.

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  • Title: Coral reefs: fragile giants
  • Creator: David Hannan / Ocean Ark Alliance / Fondation Tara
  • Subject Keywords: ocean floor, marine species, ecosystem
  • External Link: Ocean Ark Alliance

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