September 28, 2020

CCMI coral nurseries flourish with support from Consolidated Water and the Disney Conservation Fund

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Coral nurseries are often compared to underwater gardens. Like gardens, they require resources and constant, year-round attention to details, maintenance and observation to ensure they are healthy and productive. The Disney Conservation Fund and Consolidated Water have provided integral support making all of that time and cost-intensive work possible, which, in turn, supports the important […]

Cayman Islands: CCMI scientists study coral spawning

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CCMI researchers are monitoring the spawning of staghorn coral, which typically occurs 5 – 7 days after the full moon in July, August or September in one mass, broadcast style spawn. “We have been diving every night to try to record the spawning of our nursery-reared staghorn coral as we did last year, but this […]