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The Beauty of Obsolete Oil Rigs

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By Ashley Fowler, Peter Macreadie & David Booth

The ear bones of reef fish are telling marine ecologists which decommissioned oil rigs are creating a vibrant habitat and which need to be brought back to land for disposal.

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