One Planet: What are scientists doing to save the world’s dying coral reefs?

Coral reef

BY ROSE AGUILAR & MALIHE RAZAZAN republished from The Chronicle

Release date: November 26, 2018

On this edition of Your Call’s One Planet Series, University of Buffalo Law Professor Irus Braverman discusses her new book, Coral Whisperers: Scientists on the Brink. Coral reefs are described as the rain forests of the ocean, but over the last 30 years, they’ve been devastated by global warming, over-fishing, pollution, coastal development, and ocean acidification.

What are scientists doing to save the world’s dying coral reefs?

Guests:

Irus Braverman, Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Geography at the University at Buffalo, and author of Coral Whisperers: Scientists on the Brink

global goals

Sustainable Development Goals:

14. Life below water: Conserving and managing the marine resources and oceans to promote sustainable development of our world