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AGRRA’s “Train the Trainer course”

AGRRA and Healthy Reefs Initiative teamed up to host an advanced “Train the Trainer’s” course in May 9-13, 2016 in Akumal, Mexico. Led by AGRRA’s Dr. Judith Lang and Ken Marks, 18 scientists and managers from Honduras, Guatemala, Belize and Mexico participated in the learning intensive hands-on field and classroom course. Over the 5 days… Read more »

Bahamas coral reefs

This Spring, the Bahamas released their first Bahamas-wide report on the state of their nation’s coral reefs. The 2016 Bahamas Report Card includes the condition of reefs, identifies threats affecting them and outlines strategies to help improve reef condition. The report is based on 214 AGRRA coral reef surveys conducted between 2011-2013. For more information… Read more »

Coral bleaching predictions

This year, severe coral bleaching has impacted the Great Barrier Reef. The Caribbean is predicted to be affected this summer as well.  Read more below. Longest Recorded Coral bleaching event   Bleaching can rapidly impact corals As much as 35% of northern and central Great Barrier Reef dead or dying. Learn more at NOAA’s Coral Reef Watch… Read more »