News tagged with nutrient enrichment

A balanced diet is good for corals too, study finds

A new study found that a nutrient-rich, balanced diet is beneficial to corals during stressful thermal events. The research led by scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science ...

dateOct 01, 2015 in Environment
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Headwater stream nutrient enrichment disrupts food web

Human activity is increasing the supply of nutrients, such as nitrogen and phosphorus, to stream systems all over the world. The conventional wisdom -- bolstered by earlier research -- has held that these additional nutrients ...

dateDec 17, 2009 in Ecology
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Research finds mangroves being fed to death

( -- New UQ Science research has found the increase in nutrients coming out of our river systems is putting pressure on our mangrove forests and making them far more susceptible to environmental variability and ...

dateMay 19, 2009 in Ecology
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