A biologist from the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary photographs the damage done to a coral reef from a boat that grounded on the reef. An elkhorn coral branch broken in the incident appears in the foreground.
Thank you for visiting NOAA's National Ocean Service. Take our website user survey. We welcome your ideas, comments, concerns and suggestions.
NOAA's National Ocean Service
SSMC4, Room 13317
1305 East-West Hwy
Silver Spring, MD 20910
The Southeast Coast Saltwater Paddling Trail: A partnership connecting over 800 miles of coastline.
Continue reading →
Revised: 2014-01-16 | You are here: http://oceanservice.noaa.gov