Scientists with NOAA Fisheries discover deep-sea coral gardens close to shore (25 miles) and shallow (700 feet). Unknown until 2014, these Gulf of Maine spots abound with corals, cod, and a snapping goosefish. Look out!
A short montage of corals from the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean and Indo-Pacific regions in celebration of Corals Week 2015. Shows impacts and threats to corals as well as reef restoration efforts by NOAA and partners.