In 2017, Dr. Sylvia Earle and her team at Mission Blue declared Olowalu Reef as an official Mission Blue Hope Spot - making it the first ever Hawaiian...
Why Are Coral Reefs Important?
From the first polyp to the complex ecosystems they have become today, coral reefs support innumerable life above and below the water.
Meet Coral Communicator Nicole Helgason
Corals are the foundation of the marine environment providing critical habitat for fish, protecting coastlines and feeding people worldwide.
Ocean Acidification – Double Whammy for Coral Reefs
On top of rising water temperatures and coral bleaching, the oceans are becoming more acidic every year, a consequence of too much carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
Heal the Reefs
From cleaning up the reefs to building new ones, these four dive operators are proving that even the smallest of efforts can produce priceless results.