TITLE

Secrets of the Sea

AUTHOR(S)
McClure, Laura
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;12/1/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that 52 new species of ocean creatures have been discovered by scientists in the Bird's Head Seascape, off the coast of Indonesia. The discoveries include 24 species of fish, 20 species of corals and 8 species of shrimp. However, experts are worried that the creatures are in trouble of becoming extinct due to overfishing in the area.
ACCESSION #
23240173

 

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