SynCoral as a proxy for natural coral reef substrates Gerald Goeden & Anne-Mette Jørgensen In the face of declining fish populations, artificial reefs are seen as a possible way to increase stocks and food security. SynCoral is being developed as an environmentally friendlier alternative to concrete, which is commonly used in the construction of artificial […]
Surveying coral reefs in Malaysian Marine Parks Gerald Goeden As part of an effort to help protect and restore coral reefs in Malaysia, Fizzy Transition is collaborating with the Marine Parks Division of the Department of Fisheries Malaysia. We participate in surveying the quality of coral reefs in existing and potential Marine Parks. In this
ECO2Reef Systems. Enhancing Natural Carbon Sinks Anne-Mette Jørgensen & Gerald Goeden ECO2Reef Systems are designed to mimic natural marine ecosystems and store large amounts of carbon. By developing NEW Blue Carbon ecosystems like corals, mangroves, seagrass meadows and seaweeds in places where there is now only sand or mud, we can increase biodiversity and at
Coral Stars for Reef Rehabilitation Anne-Mette Jørgensen & Gerald Goeden Fizzy Transition Ventures’ reef rehabilitation work began in earnest at Langkawi, Malaysia in 2010. The aim was to assist natural recovery of coral reefs following the 2004 Tsunami. We went on to develop an experimental coral nursery in 2018 at Perhentian Marine Park where expansive
Coral nursery in Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia Fizzy Transition Ventures runs an experimental Coral nursery at Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia to grow new corals for the restoration of damaged coral reef. This is where we also test our improved artificial reef materials. Operated in conjunction with the Department of Marine Parks Malaysia and supported by the Alunan
We wanted to assist natural recovery of coral reefs destroyed by “dynamite fishing” and the 2004 Tsunami More than 10 years after the destruction there had been no useful natural recolonization in this area and the substrate was too unstable to allow successful transplanting using popular methods. To overcome these problems, we developed “Coral Stars”
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