How To Save Sandy Beaches? Fish!

At TEDxRio+20, marine biologist Winnie Lau explains how financing mechanisms are being used to save endangered species. Using the example of rainbow fish, a species valuable to seaside municipalities because of its ability to produce sand (just one rainbow fish can produce a ton of sand each year) Lau explains that environmentalism is just as practical as it is idealistic, and that emphasizing its economic benefits can make it more appealing to governments.

  1 comment for “How To Save Sandy Beaches? Fish!

  1. October 10, 2014 at 10:13 pm

    Great post. Is likely to be back for more quality information.

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