Phu Quoc Coral Starts to Bleach
Source: Viet Nam news
June 18, 2012
"HA NOI — Nearly 57 per cent of the sea area around Kien Giang Province's Phu Quoc Island is affected by coral bleaching.
Experts said the bleaching is caused by increased water temperature, water pollution, use of chemicals and coral exploitation.
The bleaching was revealed in research recently conducted by the Institute of Oceanography in central coastal Nha Trang Province."
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