NOAA Fisheries recently released a roadmap to improve the status of two species of coral listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
Algal Bloom : Manell-Geus Habitat Focus Area
Scientists and residents in Guam are tackling a serious algal bloom that is affecting local coral reefs, as well as the communities that depend on them.
Hawaii: Coral Bleaching
Last fall, warmer-than-average ocean temperatures resulted in a serious coral bleaching event in Hawaii.
Impacts of Coral Bleaching on Florida’s Elkhorn Coral
Florida : Impacts of Coral Bleaching on Elkhorn Coral
NOAA Scientists Sound the Alarm on Coral Bleaching
Coral Etiquette 101
Make sure you enjoy coral areas responsibly by taking a few simple actions during your time in the water and on land.
Building a Better Fish Trap
Scientists and U.S. Virgin Islands fishers partner to improve fish trap design.
NOAA Habitat Blueprint
Puerto Rico is Home to NOAA’s Caribbean Habitat Blueprint Focus Area