An Australian research team said Monday they have found an effective way to kill the destructive crown-of-thorns starfish that are decimating coral reefs across the Pacific and Indian oceans. The discovery by James Cook University's Centre of...
Sydney Morning Herald
If there are no adverse effects, the discovery will provide a far more efficient tool to control outbreaks at sites critical for conservation and tourism. "A crown of thorns outbreak can destroy from 40 to 90 per cent of the corals on a reef and over...