11 September, 2015


Coral Line by: Matt & Amy Cullen

Coral Type: Bushy

Coral species: Acropora sp.

The mortality seen at 9 months was a consequence of the El nino induced coral bleaching that affected coral reefs in Maldives during April/May 2016. Although 60% of fragments were lost during the warming event, this data is still very useful for the research aspect of the project. 

Taking Care of the Reef: