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CORAL May/June 2013 Issue Preview

CORAL celebrates the beauty, personalities, and diversity of the family Labridae with profiles of wrasses ranging from reef-safe flasher and fairy wrasse species to fascinating behemoths such as the Broomtail Wrasse shown on the cover.

01 Apr 5:24 PM 0 Read More...

CITES Moves to Protect Sharks & Rays

“Today was the most significant day for the ocean in the 40-year history of CITES…”

26 Mar 1:42 PM 0 Read More...

Featured CORAL Video: Reef Glows in Actinic Light

“Stunning colors of a coral garden in reef aquarium under actinic lights.”

25 Mar 4:37 PM 2 Read More...

Surprising Results from Hawaii's Marine Protected Areas

A new study of MPAs on the West Coast of the island of Hawaii, a core region for aquarium collectors in the Aloha State, has turned up what the scientists call a “counterintuitive finding.”

23 Mar 3:57 PM 0 Read More...

Stony Coral Fluorescence as a Measure of Health

In experimental studies conducted at Scripps, Roth and Deheyn tested the common Indo-Pacific reef-building branching coral Acropora yongei, known in the aquarium trade as the Bali Green Slimer, under various temperatures. Test groups were subjected to 5-degree C water temperature changes (both warmer and cooler) conditions.

13 Mar 5:12 PM 0 Read More...