For Thursday, May 15, 2014
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 15, 2014
~~<p><strong>Another reason to protect coral reefs</strong></p>
Another reason to protect coral reefs
As if we needed more reasons to protect Hawaii's precious coral reefs: The first global analysis of how much coral reefs reduce the risks of flooding, erosion and other storm hazards found that the natural barriers decrease the energy of incoming waves by an average of 97 percent. Login for more...