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Coral and Parrotfish: A Love Story

Go diving with Earthjustice Attorney Andrea Treece as she explores the role parrotfish play in protecting Caribbean coral.

It’s true. Coral can’t live without parrotfish. These brightly colored fish help keep Caribbean coral reefs growing by grazing on algae that can smother them. The love story unfolds in this video featuring attorney Andrea Treece as she fights to save coral using the power of law.

As Andrea puts it, "There is real wonder and beauty that deserves to persist on the planet, and I think we have a real responsibility to take care of that."

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