Rocking the Boat: Damage to Eelgrass by Swinging Boat Moorings
Unsworth, Richard K. F.; Williams, Beth; Jones, Benjamin L.; Cullen-Unsworth, Leanne C.;
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
- Journal: Frontiers in Plant Science,volume 8 (issn: 1664-462X, eissn: 1664-462X)
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- Subject: disturbance ecology | Plant Science | Original Research | boating | seagrass ecology | conservation biology | eelgrass beds
Seagrass meadows commonly reside in shallow sheltered embayments typical of the locations that provide an attractive option for mooring boats. Given the potential for boat moorings to result in disturbance to the seabed due to repeated physical impact, these moorings ma... View more