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Coral Reefs

, Volume 27, Issue 3, pp 715–715 | Cite as

Noah’s Ark for the threatened Elkhorn coral Acropora palmata

  • D. Petersen
  • M. Carl
  • E. Borneman
  • M. Brittsan
  • M. Hagedorn
  • M. Laterveer
  • M. Schick
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Keywords

Europe Closed System Endangered Species Colony Size Ceramic Tile 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

We are grateful to Andy Bruckner, Alina Szmant, Nilda Aponte and Ernesto Weil, and all workshop participants for their support in the field. This study was carried out under the permission of the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources of Puerto Rico (DNER) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and was funded by the NOAA coral conservation grant (NA07NMF4630109) and the Green Foundation.

Reference

  1. WAZA (2005) Building for a future of wildlife—the World Zoo and Aquarium Conservation Strategy. WAZA Executive Office, BernGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Petersen
    • 1
  • M. Carl
    • 2
  • E. Borneman
    • 3
  • M. Brittsan
    • 4
  • M. Hagedorn
    • 5
  • M. Laterveer
    • 1
  • M. Schick
    • 6
  1. 1.Rotterdam ZooRotterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Omaha’s Henry Doorly ZooOmahaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Biology and BiochemistryUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA
  4. 4.Columbus Zoo and AquariumPowellUSA
  5. 5.Department of Reproductive SciencesNational Zoological Park, Smithsonian InstitutionWashingtonUSA
  6. 6.John G. Shedd AquariumChicagoUSA

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