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Coral Reef Initiative Database


Home            Coral Reef Info            Locations            Reef Assessment            Conservation


This site contains information in both the form of downloadable pdfs and external links to provide a comprehensive source of information regarding:


Coral Reef Info  

    The general biology of coral reefs and reef fishes



    Specific information organized by geographic location or region


Reef Assessment

    Current reef assessment methods


    Conservation issues including a new section specifically on

            Threatened and Endangered Species


Welcome to the

Coral Reef Initiative Information Database

The goal of this site is to provide general and specific information on coral reefs, their biology, assessment methodologies as well as information to aid in their conservation.