Original Published Date: 
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Media by The University of Western Australia             
The  decimation of a seaweed that provides vital habitat for an interdependent web of marine species off the West Australian coast, as a consequence of a record  ocean heatwave, has been revealed in a paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The research was conducted by ARC Future Fellow, Associate  Professor Thomas Wernberg and his colleague Dr Daniel Smale.