Could the answers to preventing the death of the world’s coral reefs be found in deeper ocean waters or in a lab-created reef? San Rafael residents Rebecca Albright and Pim Bongaerts, researchers at the California Academy of Sciences, are exploring these possibilities as part of the academy’s global initiative, Hope for Reefs. Launched in 2016, …

Coral Reef Punch is a blend of fresh orange and pineapple juice, rum, coconut rum, passion fruit flavors and homemade vanilla bean syrup.Bonefish Grill Tampa-based Bonefish Grill has partnered with The Nature Conservancy to help plant a million coral reefs by 2025. Seafood chain diners can do their part by ordering a cocktail created to …

Just a few weeks ago, researchers revealed how much humanity has destroyed the ocean’s coral reefs. It was an incredibly disastrous report that indicated that rising ocean temperatures were causing a “bleaching” effect that destroyed massive sections of reef that may never be able to recover. Today, Australia is rallying to try to help repair …

Just a few weeks ago, researchers revealed how much humanity has destroyed the ocean’s coral reefs. It was an incredibly disastrous report that indicated that rising ocean temperatures were causing a “bleaching” effect that destroyed massive sections of reef that may never be able to recover. Today, Australia is rallying to try to help repair …

As global warming, acidification and disease threaten a healthy future for the world’s coral reefs, conservationists have in recent years turned to the lab to study advanced reproductive methods, especially cryopreservation – or freezing. coral eggs, sperm and other materials – as a tool to produce coral larvae. A new article from the Smithsonian Conservation …

Camp Seaquarium campers Maddie Volpe, 10, right, and Madison Lord, 11, back, check out the new Miami Seaquarium coral restoration exhibit presented by the Seaquarium and the Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science from the University of Miami. JOSE A. IGLESIAS [email protected] Two miles off the coast of Key Biscayne and 30 miles beneath …

A coral restoration effort off the coast of the Caribbean island of Curacao celebrated his first birthday last week. The effort started in May 2015 when the Curacao Coral Restoration Foundationthe founders suspended 400 coral fragments from 10 corals “trees.” This Coral nursery, made of PVC pipe, is currently rooted off the coast of Oceanic …

The partners of the Caicos Pine Recovery Project will officially deliver the National Tree Restoration Strategy to the Government of the Turks & Caicos Islands on Wednesday April 6, 2016. As part of a long-term partnership between the Department of Environment and Coastal Resources and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, the expert-drafted strategy will be …

The multinational food, beverage and confectionery company Mars, Inc. recently announced the completion of one of the world’s largest coral reef restoration projects off the south coast of Pulau Badi Island, in southern Indonesia. Located just 20 kilometers (~ 12.5 miles) from a Mars cocoa processing plant on the neighboring Indonesian island of Sulawesi, the …