Wednesday 12 April 2023

Tiger Sharks help Marine Biology

Bahamas’ Tiger Sharks, apart from being apex predators of the ecosystem, and seagrass and coral reef guardians, have now earned yet another specialty: helping marine biologists map seagrass beds! The seagrass ecosystem of the Bahamas Banks is the largest such ecosystem in the world. As carbon sequestration of seagrass beds happens to be one of the focuses of this research, this also makes Tiger Sharks climate warriors with a diploma to prove it!

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