Concluding Remarks: Future Perspectives on Coral Reef Studies of Japan – From Biology, Earth Science, and Conservation and Restoration
In this chapter, we discuss the future direction of coral reef studies of Japan to facilitate multidisciplinary approaches for understanding various aspects of coral reefs. In particular, we emphasize that the scientific knowledge of coral reefs of Japan would be applicable to practices for conservation and restoration of coral reef ecosystems in the world.
KeywordsMultidisciplinary approach Global-local impacts Human activities Conservation Restoration
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