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Snorkeling in Akumal

Recently we went to Akumal.  We waded into the ocean immediately. Of course we put our sun tan lotion on first, I must admit.  It’s very important though I must say, I don’t like waiting for the sun tan lotion to melt in before I can get in the water. 442 more words

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On Sibuan and Being Travel Stupid - Part 2

I was so excited the morning of our snorkel trip.  I got up two hours early to get some work done since I couldn’t very well bring a laptop out on the boat.  1,206 more words


Gold Rush River/PNG - August 2014

Papua New Guinea is one of the most beautiful countries I’ve ever been to so far. The nature is just astonishing and leaves you with your mouth open. 48 more words


Coming Soon: 32nd U.S. Coral Reef Task Force Meeting

In less than two weeks, the AIC will be among over 100 attendees of the 32nd U.S. Coral Reef Task Force Meeting. Every other meeting is held in one of the… 64 more words

Coral Reefs

What the “Call of the Reef” is Telling Us


Coral reefs are in crisis. They are fragile. They are complex. And they are disappearing faster than we are able to understand them. 616 more words


Just like mom: if corals aren't happy, nobody's happy

Reef-building coral species are pretty doggone important. They’re like the tropical rain forests of the sea. They’re like the trees in the tropical rain forests of the sea. 242 more words


Diving on the Great Barrier Reef - Take Two on Taka!

I loved my Great Barrier Reef diving trip on Taka a couple of months ago so much I wanted to do it all over again, but alas, it’s obviously not cheap! 400 more words