The Plunder of the Philippine Coral Reefs – Save The Philippine Seas

Via Scoop.itEarth Island Institute Philippines

“It is unfortunate that we have taken this for granted. From the 27,000 square kilometers of the world’s richest marine life, only 5%, or about 1,000 square kilometers, remain in good condition. Only a dismal 1% can be considered pristine. The degradation of our reefs isn’t just caused by illegal and destructive fishing methods, but also the collection and exportation of it…”  -Anna Oposa