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6 Causes of Coral Bleaching

6 Causes of Coral Bleaching

Coral coloring occurs because of the breakdown of zooxanthellae and coral host. Coral host and zooxanthellae provide most of the color. Without Zuzanthella, the coral tissue is transparent and has a white and shiny coral skeleton. Coral die of hunger after they bleach… Although some of the corals can feed themselves, most of the corals […]

7 Things You Can Do To Help Save The Sea Turtles

7 ways to help save the sea turtles

Sea turtles are part of two vital ecosystems, beaches and marine systems. If sea turtles become extinct, both the marine and beach ecosystems will weaken. And since humans use the Ocean as an important source for food and use beaches for many kinds of activities, weakness in these ecosystems would have harmful effects on humans. […]

12 Interesting Facts about Sea Turtles

12 interesting facts about Sea Turtles

Sea turtles are reptiles living in water; six of their species belong to the family Cheloniidae and one to belong to the family Dermochelyidae. These famous marine relatives of wild turtles glide across the deep coastal regions of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Sea Turtles are amazing creatures however they often become the victims […]

10 Amazing Facts about the Blue Ringed Octopus

Blue ringed octopus facts

The blue ringed octopus is one of the ocean’s most interesting creatures. At first glance, this tiny octopus looks perfectly innocuous. Its psychedelic coloring and pint-sized packaging make it seem more adorable than alarming. But don’t let its cuddly exterior fool you, the bite of a blue-ringed octopus is one of the deadliest the world […]

30 Shocking Facts about Water Pollution

Water pollution facts

Water pollution is the second most imperative environmental concern along with air pollution. It occurs when pollutants (particles, chemicals or substances that make water contaminated) are discharged directly or indirectly into water bodies without enough treatment to get rid of harmful compounds. Water is, perhaps, the most precious resource available on the planet. For a […]

15 Effective Solutions to Water Pollution

water pollution solution

Water pollution is one the main environmental issues that we are facing, as more than 70% of the Earth’s surface is water-covered. Various simple and implementable ways can be used to limit the pollution of our water resources. These actions can be taken individually or collectively and must be done repeatedly to reduce the impacts on […]

15 Unique Gifts for Sea Turtle Lovers

Gift for sea turtle lover

If you’re having a hard time finding something to buy for that person in your life, that is fascinated by Sea turtles, we understand. It doesn’t seem fair that Black Friday is a source for discounts on coffee makers, tablets, shoes and grills, but  none of these deal-offering retailers are thinking about your your need to find something thoughtful, unique […]