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Contact: Glenn Harris
University of Southampton

Rocky Reef Community in Southeast Tasmania

Caption: Large-bodied species such as the blue-throated wrasse were observed in greater numbers in a marine reserve following protection from fishing, leading to greater community stability and resilience.

Credit: Dr. Rick Stuart-Smith

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