A non-destructive method for monitoring coral growth affected by anthropogenic and natural long term changes

@inproceedings{Vago1994ANM,
  title={A non-destructive method for monitoring coral growth affected by anthropogenic and natural long term changes},
  author={Razi Vago and Emese V{\'a}g{\'o} and Yair Achituv and Matan Ben-Zion and Z. V. Dubinsky},
  year={1994}
}
Natural and man-induced changes lead to severe degradation in the viability of aquatic ecosystems. The excessive demands under which coral reef communities are being placed may soon result in the failure and dysfunction of these ecosystems. Such observations have led researchers to draw attention to the urgent need for establishing long-term monitoring programs, It has becn suggested that coral growth characteristics can serve as biosensors for environmental variables, We therefore propose an… CONTINUE READING

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