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Publications: Anchoring damages to benthic organisms in a
subtropical scuba dive hotspot

A new paper from LECAR team, published online this week in
the Journal of Coastal Conservation, assessed the damages
caused to benthic organisms by recreational diving boats
anchoring activity in Arraial do Cabo Marine Extractive Reserve.


Publications: Reef fish associations with sea urchins in an
Atlantic oceanic island

A paper published in Marine Biodiversity journal investigated
the fishes associated with the long-spined sea urchin
Diadema antillarum inTrindade Island, an oceanic island in
southwestern Atlantic.



New project: ROCKY SHORE Subsides for the management
plan of marine protected area of Arraial do Cabo

The Reef Systems Ecology and Conservation Lab - LECAR
has just earned a grant from Fundo Brasileiro para
Biodiversidade – FUNBIO to develop the project: “ROCKY
SHORE – Subsidies for the management plan of the
Arraial do Cabo Marine Extractive Reserve (ACMER).