Tag : tape seagrass

1 year, 4 months ago 0
Posted in: Blog

A major carbon sink underwater, seagrass ecosystems need to be understood better if they are to be conserved.   Recent dire warnings from the World Meteorological Organisation say that impacts of global warming are accelerating and driving global temperatures to dangerous levels. At around the same time, the International Energy Agency also reported that carbon […]

1 year, 4 months ago 0
Posted in: Press Release

Bangalore, 28 March 2019: A recent study has thrown useful insight on the flowering and fruiting of the Tape seagrass (Enhalus acoroides), which has the longest leaves found in Indian waters and is a major carbon sink in the oceans. The seagrass ecosystem has been largely neglected despite its significant contribution in providing refuge and food for marine […]