Coral News and Information
General information on corals, including images of the most common
coral species found in Florida.
As part of an effort to help restore reef communities in Florida, scientists are collaborating with numerous partners on a regional coral restoration effort.
Study results suggest this was the worst cold-related coral mortality on record.
In November 2008 critical habitat was defined for two of Florida's
iconic coral species that are listed as threatened under the
endangered species act.
General biological information on corals describing different types
of corals, their structure, and how corals form coral reefs.
View images of stony coral and hydrocoral species commonly found in
the waters of South Florida.