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Seagrass loss: The disaster is creeping

  • Richard Unsworth and Leanne Cullen-Unsworth
    Richard Unsworth and Leanne Cullen-Unsworth


Cardiff, UK | Tue, April 10, 2018 | 01:34 pm
Seagrass loss: The disaster is creeping Colorful starfish live in a seagrass meadow in Komodo National Park, Indonesia. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM Seagrass meadows are shallow water habitats that are found along the coasts of Indonesia’s thousands of islands. These habitats, comprising incredibly productive flowering plants that are adapted to life in the sea, have been around since dinosaurs roamed the earth. 

In Indonesia these habitats are incredibly important; not only are they responsible for keeping the coastl...

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