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Coral reef and fish stock development!


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Summary

The Opportunity:

Researchers report that phytoplankton converts carbon-dioxide from the atmosphere into organic carbon during photosynthesis.

Although they make up less than 1% of the Earth's biomass, phytoplankton is responsible for roughly half of the Earth's natural carbon cycle. 

The Challenge:  DECLINING FISH STOCKS

Warmer temperatures and human activity have caused carbon dioxide to become so concentrated in seawater that our coral reefs are dying at a rate that requires great alarm and urgency.

In fact, many officials predict that up to half of the world's coral reefs may die within the next 40 years . . maybe even sooner.

We desperately need a workable solution that will help restore our ocean's ecological systems by utilizing economical reef infrastructure . 

 

 

 


Category of the action

Geoengineering


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What are other key benefits?

With ample food, water, and shelter . . there is normalcy!

With limited food, water, and shelter . . there is adaptation!

Without food, water, and shelter . . there is migration, lawlessness, and massive chaos!


What are the proposal’s costs?

Small strategic applications of Strategy #1 may cost as little as a few hundred dollars.

Huge applications are contingent on the need to accelerate results.

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Strategies 2 and 3 will need huge amounts of revenue to set the infrastructure in place to confront the enormous problems of Planet Earth. 


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