Coral reef restoration

Started On 10-02-2017

Category: Coral, Oceans

Culture and transplantation of corals for artificial reef building   Start: April 2016 The pilot study that had been performed from August till December 2015 showed that it is feasible to have a coral reef restoration project in the Shimoni area. The corals that were used (Porites cylindrica, Acropora aff. formosa, Pocillopora aff. verrucosa and hydrozoan [...]




Recent Research

Started On 10-02-2017

Category: Coral

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Recent Research Hover

Started On 10-02-2017

Category: Coral

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Bottle reef units

Started On 10-02-2017

Category: Coral, Oceans

Corals need hard substrate to attach themselves and form a coral reef. For the creation of additional coral reefs, it is therefore important that there is hard substrate available   A solution for this is the creation of Bottle reefs. These structures are made of glass bottles that are attached by cement. Not only does [...]




Coral restoration trees

Started On 10-02-2017

Category: Coral, Oceans

To restore degraded coral reefs and create additional ‘artificial’ coral reefs, corals are planted in the area of interest. But where do these corals come from?   A coral is a colony of many little identical coral polyps that work together to form a great underwater structure. Due to storms, animals or humans, branches of [...]