Coral Reefs

By: Diana G , Desiree R , Johnathan M , Ethan L , Carlos S

What are the threats to the environment or organism your group has chosen, human impacts

-some threats to coral reefs are the anchors on boats, hurricanes, global warming, and coral diseases.

-some human impacts are, sedimentation, dredging, eutrophication, and sewage pollution

Conservation Methods

-Don't use chemically enhanced pesticides and fertilizers.

-Volunteer for a reef clean up

-Spread the word

-Don't pollute

-Recycle

Corals provides a protected environment and an abundance of nutrients so conserving them is something we should do. it not only helps us in many ways but it helps all those marine organisms.

Benifits

-Protect the shores from erosion, provides a calm lagoon area, creates beach sand from corallites, and provide a home for many of the commercial fish species like: lobster, snapper, grouper, And jack
What Are Coral Reefs And What's Their Purpose?
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