Protecting coral on the Great Barrier Facts: The Crown-of-Thorns Starfish 2 months ago   26:54

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Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
Assistant Director of the Crown-of-Thorns control program Mary Bonnin provides an update on the crown-of-thorns starfish control program.

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Facts: The Crown-of-Thorns Starfish Protecting coral on the Great Barrier 2 months ago   02:07

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Quick facts about this venomous and invasive sea star! The crown-of-thorns starfish (Acanthaster planci)! Crown-of-thorns facts!

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Hoover, J.P. (2010). The Ultimate Guide to Hawaiian Reef Fishes: Sea Turtles, Dolphins, Whales, and Seals. Mutual Publishing.
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