Does Human Disturbance Affect Fish in Seagrass Meadows?
A new study from across British Columbia shows that fish diversity is lower where there is more human disturbance.
Iacarella, J.C., E. Adamczyk, D. Bowen, L. Chalifour, A. Eger, W. Heath, S. Helms, M. Hessing-Lewis, B.P.V. Hunt, A. MacInnis, M.I. O’Connor, C.L.K. Robinson, J. Yakimishyn, and J.K. Baum. 2018. Anthropogenic disturbance homogenizes seagrass fish communities. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14090.