Cara Fiore

Cara Fiore

Jan 11, 2018

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References
  • 1. Fiore, C. L., Freeman, C. J., & Kujawinski, E. B. (2017). Sponge exhalent seawater contains a unique chemical profile of dissolved organic matter. PeerJ, 5, e2870. doi:10.7717/peerj.2870
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    About This Project

    Sponges are nature's filtration systems; they can filter up to 50,000 times their own volume in a day. Changes to coral ecosystems from climate change make reef sponges increasingly important. This project takes one of the first steps to explore the impact of sponges on nutrient availability on coral reefs.

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