USGS: Rapidly-spreading disease in Hawaii coral — New strain of cyanobacteria blamed — Fish with lesions, turtles having problems — Big concern whether infectious to humans — “Truly an unusual event” (PHOTOS)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
By Paul Martin

By ENENews
November 24th, 2012

Title: USGS: Outbreak of coral disease is an epidemic
Source: AP
Date: November 23, 2012
h/t Anonymous tip

A report by the U.S. Geological Survey finds that an outbreak of coral disease along Kauai’s North Shore is an epidemic.

Dr. Thierry Work […] said the disease is rapidly spreading. A report released Wednesday said microscopic changes in tissue suggest the corals are under some type of stress. […]

Title: USGS: Coral disease outbreak an ‘epidemic’
Source: The Garden Island
Author: Chris D’Angelo
Date: November 22, 2012

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