Use of mangroves by fish: new insights from in-forest videos

  title={Use of mangroves by fish: new insights from in-forest videos},
  author={Marcus Sheaves and Ross D. Johnston and Ronald Baker},
  journal={Marine Ecology Progress Series},
Even in some of the best-studied areas, there has been little direct evaluation of how extensively mangroves are used by fish, or the extent of their penetration through mangrove forests. As a result, paradigms about the utilisation and value of mangroves have not been fully tested. We used an array of unbaited underwater videos to investigate the extent to which fish used mangroves in north-eastern Australian estuaries. Only a small subset of estuarine species were observed entering the… 

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