After massive population declines over the past decade, researchers discovered that seahorses would adapt to artificial habitats if they were available.
These specially designed hotels have been a breakout hit, and are now being trialled with other seahorse populations in places as far afield as Gibraltar, Greece, the United States, Philippines and Indonesia.
Based on an article by David Harasti, Michael Simpson, Rebecca Morris and Ross Coleman: https://theconversation.com/to-save-these-threatened-seahorses-we-built-them-5-star-underwater-hotels-130056
Images and footage courtesy David Harasti
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