Cloral Bleaching

By:RILEY MACKEY AND SARAH OVER

Why are Coral Important?

  • Coral reefs protect shallow water sea plants, and animal life.

  • It provides nurseries for thousands of fish that live in the ocean.

  • Coral helps break down waves during storms, hurricanes, typhoons, and even tsunamis.

  • Coral is also used to help treat diseases like cancer and HIV.

  • All kinds of things like seaweed, plankton, and algae grows on coral to provide food for thousands of fish that live there.

  • They can also grow on the shells of sunken boats to help contain different sea biomes.