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Regulating collection of reef fish by aquariums, IVF for corals, and cities uncovering the rivers that run beneath them

The Hawai'i Supreme Court has halted the aquarium industry's unlimited collection and sale of reef fish and other wildlife; an Australian marine biologist has developed a kind of IVF for corals

which holds great promise for sick reefs worldwide; and cities worldwide are uncovering the rivers that run beneath them.

These stories and more in today's Solutions Digest:

• How Denver is becoming a Sharing City, with lots of great sharing initiatives like The Park People. Their Denver Dig Trees program has provided over 50,000 free (or low cost) trees for Denver residents for over 30 years. Read more here 

• How new therapies are providing much better outcomes for patients with melanoma. Read more here

• How the Hawai'i Supreme Court has halted the aquarium industry's unlimited collection and sale of reef fish and other wildlife. Read more here

• VIDEO: How cities worldwide are uncovering the rivers that run beneath them. View here

• How a Dutch collective is providing health insurance for freelancers. Read more here

• How an Australian marine biologist has developed a kind of IVF for corals which holds great promise for sick reefs worldwide. Read more here

• How, each week, minimum-security inmates from the Outer Metropolitan Multi-Purpose Correctional Centre meet with Hawkesbury Helping Hands to prepare and serve food, and provide much-needed social interaction for those experiencing homelessness. Read more here

 

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