Impacts of Climate Change on Puerto Rico Coral Reef Fisheries
Climate change is a serious threat to coral reefs and marine organisms. Solutions will require collaboration between many different stakeholders including fishers, government agencies, and scientists. Fishers are concerned about climate change because this threat can affect their jobs and their livelihoods. 212 fishers we interviewed who have a strong passion for what they do and they are aware that threats such as pollution and coral bleaching must be addressed.