"Losin Island" A Source of Diversity of Marine Resources.
Updated: Nov 5, 2021
23th September, 2021, by the Research Center of the Department of Marine Resources and the Lower Gulf of Thailand in collaboration with the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources Research Center, Thai Navy 2nd Region, Prince of Songkla University Ramkhamhaeng University and marine protection volunteers Explore biodiversity Coral Reef Status Reef organisms such as fish, marine life, phytoplankton, zooplankton environmental factors and garbage in coral reefs Preliminary survey results showed that the western reef In areas with a depth of more than 10 meters, corals are in moderate to good condition.
While the area is shallower than 10 meters, the coral is damaged and covered with dead coral. And recovery of coral affected by Storm Pabuk in 2019 has been found to settle on coral larvae on coral wrecks overall the coral reefs of Losin Island were moderate to good. And also found threats from the exploitation of resources around the Losin Island. where coral fractures from tourism activities and reef waste were found The Losin Island is considered a source of diversity of coral resources and a wide variety of aquatic resources.
Information from : Department of Marine and Coastal Resources