RSS Indo-Pacific Acropora and Porites Growth Anomalies Strongly Related to Human Populati

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    In a recently published paper, scientists have documented that these tumor-like diseases are highly correlated to the coral host density and in the case of Porties, the human population size near the reef. The human population size factor documented in this study is possibly the first time that this factor has "unambiguously link(ed) a coral disease with human population size."

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