A Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Florida Reef’s coral structures include barrier reefs, patch reefs, and fringing reefs.
Other structural features include seagrass beds and mangrove-fringed islands.
The waters contain a wide variety of spectacular, unique marine life.
A Sand Diver (Synodus intermedius)
A Queen Angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris)
A Home to Many…
The Florida Reef is home to over a thousand species of aquatic plants and marine animals.
Migratory creatures of all shapes and sizes take up residence in the reef at various times of the year.
Coastal neighbors visit these special waters daily, depending on the reef for their survival.
A Scrawled Cowfish
A Bluestriped Grunt (Haemulon sciurus)
Dead Coral in the Indian Ocean
An Endangered Future
World Ocean Day
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