12 Dec 2019

Underwater speakers lure fish to dead coral reefs

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:16 pm on 12 December 2019

A team of researchers placed speakers underwater in areas where coral is dying on the Great Barrier Reef, to see if the sounds of a healthy reef would lure fish back to the area. Dr Mark Meekhan from the Australian Institute of Marine Science tells us what happened.

Dr Mark Meekan from the Australian Institute of Marine Science

Dr Mark Meekan from the Australian Institute of Marine Science Photo: Supplied

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