Stress, Starvation, and Survival
White ghosts rising from the sea floor. Snow-covered skeletons. Faded rainforests under the sea. Once vibrant and thriving coral reefs are suffering, and dying off at alarming rates. The culprit of this destruction? Coral bleaching, a process caused by warming sea temperatures.
In our latest multimedia feature story, learn about the important role coral reefs play and the crucial research being conducted to help ensure their survival.