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Fish help coral coral reefs recover


November 14th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 14 (IANS) Can fish save coral reefs from dying? It seems so, if one is to go by an instance where the fish did help coral reefs recover ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fishes become smart enough to evade hunters


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 22 (IANS) Fishes have got wise to the ways of those who are hunting them with spearguns. Researchers found that fishes exposed to speargun fishing take flight much ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Fish know to avoid the spearguns


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): Fish that are regularly hunted with spearguns are wary and keep their distance from fishers, marine scientists have found.The finding indicates that fish are not as dumb as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Weed-eating fish key to reef’s survival


March 11th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 11 (IANS) Preserving a species of weed-eating fish may be the key to saving the world's coral reefs from being engulfed by weed as human and climate impacts ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Weed-eating fish ‘vital to coral reefs’ survival’


March 11th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): A new study has found that a weed-eating fish could be the key to saving the world's coral reefs.Researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

People throng Kochi aquatic exhibition


December 18th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, Dec.18 (ANI): Scores of people thronged an aquatic exhibition 'De Aquaria 10' displaying wide range of ornamental fishes in Kochi.The exhibition showcased nearly 2,000 varieties of fishes, 20 ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

How reef fish use their fins to fly underwater against currents


June 18th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 18 (ANI): A team of researchers has found how some reef fish use their fins to fly underwater, allowing them to survive in the sometimes cyclonic currents surrounding coral ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Saving parrotfish key to survival of Caribbean reefs: Study


November 14th, 2007 - 8:13 am ICT by admin
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