Seamounts, deep-sea coral and fisheries

Malcolm R Clark, Derek Tittensor, Alex D Rogers, Paul Brewin, Thomas Schlacher, Ashley Rowden, Karen Stocks, Mireille Consalvey

This report, compiled by an international group of leading experts working under the Census of Marine Life programme, responds to these calls. It provides a fascinating insight into what we know about seamounts, deep-sea corals and fisheries, and uses the latest facts and figures to predict the existence and vulnerability of seamount communities in areas for which we have no or only insufficient information.