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What factors influence Lionfish success in the Bahamas?

Valeska Upham

Lionfish are recent invaders of the Caribbean Basin and are reproducing at a rapid rate, their population continuing to grow and out compete native fish species. A recent study provides a new conservation strategy against these predators, involving what potentially might be a safe refuge for lionfish prey.

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