View Full Version : Coral Reefs Flourish Thanks to Fish Pee?

08-18-2016, 06:51 AM
<p><a href="http://news.yahoo.com/coral-reefs-flourish-thanks-fish-pee-115443862.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/GbzpmS4aFO5qFsJ4T_GwQQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cT03NTt3PT EzMA--/http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/News/LiveScience.com/high-hat-fish.jpg" width="130" height="86" alt="Coral Reefs Flourish Thanks to Fish Pee?" align="left" title="Coral Reefs Flourish Thanks to Fish Pee?" border="0" /></a>Getting peed on is a good thing, at least for coral reefs, scientists have found. This, combined with nitrogen excreted from their gills, is crucial for coral reef survival and growth, according to recent studies. When scientists studied areas with heavy fishing, they found that almost half of the key nutrients needed to maintain a healthy reef ecosystem were missing.</p><br clear="all"/>