Fishing Ban Protects Largest Coral Reef In The Philippines

Fishing Ban Protects Largest Coral Reef In The Philippines

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reefs.jpgReef fish and other marine species can breathe easier with the introduction of a fishing ban around Apo Reef, the largest coral reef in the Philippines and the second largest contiguous reef in the world after the Great Barrier Reef. “This ‘no-take’ zone will allow the reef and its residents ample time to recover from years of fishing.” (ScienceDaily.com)

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