Coral Reefs

Gabriel Garcia, Cortez Thompson, Ana Anacleto, Hayden dilon

Benefits of the coral reef

Reefs protect shores from erosion and storm damage.
Reefs provides a calm lagoon for sea grass to grow.
Reefs provide beach sand.
Reefs are homes to many commercial fish.

Threats

Eutrophication
Dynamite fishing
sewage pollution
coral bleaching

Conservation methods

1. Conserve water
2. help reduce pollution
3. use only ecological or organic fertilizers
4. dispose of your trash properly
5. plant a tree
6. practicing safe and responsible diving
7. spread the word