This is great research, Shirley: Bringing DNA analysis into the verification!
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On Jul 14, 2019, at 10:49 AM, Shirley Johnson (Redacted sender "thusone" for
DMARC) <dmarc-noreply@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Are the new MPA's (Marine Protected Areas) effective in increasing fish
populations? Looks promising, but hard to measure. Rather than trying to
tag thousands & thousands of fish, DNA testing can tell us a lot.
July 12 2019 article about some new studies. HAKAI MAGAZINE — Coastal
science and societies
The Benefits of Marine Protected Areas Spill into Neighboring Waters
A new genetic analysis demonstrates the spillover effect in action, showing
that fish leave marine protected areas for fishable waters.
Authored byby Alastair Bland
WordcountJuly 12, 2019 | 750 words, about 3 minutes