SEVENSEAS Marine Conservation & Travel Issue 16, September 2016 - Page 51

protect healthy reefs than it is to restore and rebuild reefs that have been lost.

Nature is resilient, and recovery of coral reefs is possible with efforts like this, but they are time consuming to restore and take time and nurturing to take root. With over half the world’s coral reefs threatened or destroyed there is much work to be done.

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