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Coral Reefs Can Be Saved

Photo: Gary Bell

Coral Reefs Can Be Saved

Source: New York Times/Jeremy Jackson and Ayana Elizabeth Johnson - September 19, 2014

Parrotfish eat algae and seaweed. These brightly colored fish with beaklike mouths inhabit coral reefs, the wellsprings of ocean life. Without them and other herbivores, algae and seaweed would overgrow the reefs, suppress coral growth and threaten the incredible array of life that depends on these reefs for shelter and food.
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Queen Mary Turns 80

Photo: David Jones

Queen Mary Turns 80

Source: ETurboNews - September 19, 2014

LONG BEACH, CA - The world's most beloved ocean liner turns 80 on September 26 and the public is invited to join a ship-wide celebration. more…

Rising Temperatures in the Atlantic Ocean Spread Tropical Invasive Species

Photo: Derek Ramsey/Wikipedia

Rising Temperatures in the Atlantic Ocean Spread Tropical Invasive Species

Source: HealthDay News/Mary Elizabeth Dallas - September 19, 2014

(HealthDay News) -- Rising temperatures in the Atlantic Ocean may be allowing certain tropical fish to spread to shallow waters more…

Coral Reefs Can Be Saved

Photo: Gary Bell

Coral Reefs Can Be Saved

Source: New York Times/Jeremy Jackson and Ayana Elizabeth Johnson - September 19, 2014

Parrotfish eat algae and seaweed. These brightly colored fish with beaklike mouths inhabit coral reefs, the wellsprings of ocean life. Without them and other herbivores, more…

UN Climate Summit Likely to Show Building Momentum for Carbon Pricing

Illustration: UN

UN Climate Summit Likely to Show Building Momentum for Carbon Pricing

Source: Bloomberg BNA/Andrea Vittorio - September 19, 2014

The growing global momentum for carbon pricing in both the public and private sectors will be on full display next week at a United Nations more…

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New Partnership: World Ocean Observatory

New Partnership: World Ocean Observatory

World Ocean Observatory - September 19, 2014

We are excited to announce a new partnership with the World Ocean Observatory and you may have already noticed the fruits of this endeavor. World Ocean more…

Calling All Aspiring Journalists

Calling All Aspiring Journalists

The TerraMar Team - September 16, 2014

Announcing the Junior Editor Section
We are excited to announce a new component to The Daily Catch exclusively for aspiring journalists that are still in school: the more…

Cycles and Circles

Cycles and Circles

Source: World Ocean Radio/Peter Neill - September 18, 2014

The water cycle is a complex system of evaporation, weather, wind, deluge, and run off, with the ocean at center and as source more…

Moral Order: The Rise of Luca C Mariner

Moral Order: The Rise of Luca C Mariner

Author: Phil Pauley - September 19, 2014

Welcome to the newest section of The Daily Catch, the TerraMar Book Club. Each month we will feature a new book that has caught our attention, more…