Life, Death, and Conservation of an Ocean Ecosystem

Posts tagged Hexacorallia

More corals to get Endangered Species...

Looe Key Reef (Mooring 18, 16 Aug 2014) 0328
MECHANICSVILLE, Va.—Last Wednesday the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that 20 species of corals will protection under the Endangered Species Act. Five of the species occur in Caribbean waters, the other 15 occur in the Pacific and Indian oceans. LOOE KEY REEF, Fla. — A school of Yellowtail snapper (Ocyurus chr [...]