The CORAL TRIANGLE is the underwater equivalent of the Amazon. It encompasses an area half the size of the United States and harbours more marine species than anywhere else on the planet. Come explore the Coral Triangle with us.
Sep 30, 2014 Paul Hilton
INDONESIA MAKES FIRST EVER ARRESTS OF ILLEGAL MANTA GILL TRADERS
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Holidaymakers to the Coral Triangle are helping destroy the region’s iconic reefs. And it’s all because of one product we all use in the tropics: sunscreen. Read more of this story at http://thecoraltriangle.com
Worth up to US$30 million a year, the manta gill industry depends on traders for its survival. Chief among them is a local man, I call Mr. Big. Working alongside the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Conservation International (CI), and the Indonesian authorities, we plan to make today his last d…
Props to the Oceanic Preservation Society (OPS) and 6 the Movie for lighting up the UN climate talks in New York. Stunning stuff. As Jane Goodall says "There's still a lot left that's worth fighting for"
Adriana Basques Photography just landed the People's Choice award in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. It takes a second to realise what you're looking at! Shot in Cendrawasih Bay, Papua in the Coral Triangle.
For the people of Marovo, swimming is almost as natural as walking and they know the lagoon intimately. They view reef sharks almost as we do dogs - they’re generally docile and non-threatening, but can sense unease and can be dangerous to those who fear or provoke them... Read more of this story at…
The Coral Triangle
of the world's coral species
of the world's marine turtle species
of the world's coral reef fish species
million people directly dependent on marine natural resources