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2007-01-13 03:00:16

By Bradbeer, Robin S; Ku, Kenneth K K; Yeung, Lam F Camera Operates With Low-Disturbance to the Environment of an Inshore Coral Reef The most common methodology for monitoring fish activity on coral reefs is to use scuba divers. Several articles have been published in mis area. However, any form of human intervention can be damaging to the reef, especially in areas where the habitat is under threat. This is especially the case where inexperienced divers are involved. The work for the...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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