The urgency of biodiversity discovery

The urgency of biodiversity discovery

Although the likely effects of projected climate change are being widely studied, we are just scratching the surface with regard of its long-term consequences. Among the many areas of concern, changes in temperature regimes are altering species ranges; variation in...
New damselfish at Lizard Island?

New damselfish at Lizard Island?

Do you recognise this fish? If so, tell Dr Anne Hoggett, director at the Lizard Island Research Station. Anne knows it is a species of damselfish.  But which one?    Anne is a director of the Lizard Island Research Station. She took this photo in November 2016...
Lace corals at Lizard Island

Lace corals at Lizard Island

[Dr Daniela Pica is a marine scientist based at Università Politecnica delle Marche in Ancona Italy. Her research is expanding scientific knowledge of shallow water lace corals, most recently in Indian and Pacific Ocean locations. This is her report of recent field...