|Corals and More - r1|
And it is not just corals but finfish, pteropods, bivalves, krill and sea grasses. Imagine these species as the canary in the coal mine except that it is a rather large canary and we cannot flee the coal mine when the canary drops dead.
So, we do not have until 2030 or 2040 to act. We have until noon today.
Coral reefs play multiple roles, far more expansive than most people realize, protecting the shores, tourism, fishing industry and even medicines for healing.