Sep 21 • 3 min read
Is Your Sunscreen Killing The Coral Reefs?
In May of 2018, the state of Hawaii made a groundbreaking move to completely ban the sales non-reef safe sunscreen - why, you ask? Banning certain types of sunscreen in a place that’s tropical 365 days of the year at first sounds like a terrible idea, but let’s look closer.Read More
Sep 03 • 4 min read
Coral Reefs: Where are They Found, How are They Formed, and What Can we do to Protect Them?
Coral reefs are diverse ecosystems formed under tropical waters that contain many types of fish, invertebrates, and other marine life such as sea turtles, sponges, and seahorses. coral reefs, commonly referred to as “rainforests of the sea,” are home to almost 1/4 of the total species living in the sea. But did you know that coral reefs are actually alive? In honor of Earth Day this year, dive into the wonders of coral formation with, and how coral reefs are formed, where coral reefs are found, and how you can protect these beautiful underwater paradises!Read More