Biodiversity

Ross Whippo / SERC
September 6, 2017
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school of grunt fish
Ross Whippo / SERC

A school of grunts explores a shallow reef at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, one of Smithsonian MarineGEO's long-term research sites. Biodiversity not only can make sites beautiful, but also can help boost their biomass and make them more productive.
 

(Credit: Ross Whippo/Smithsonian Environmental Research Center)