The accident has damaged an estimated 13,500 square metres (145,000 square feet) of coral reef which could cost up to $16.2 million to restore
One of the main coral reefs at Raja Ampat, an Indonesian island chain home to perhaps the world’s richest marine biodiversity, was severely damaged last week when a Bahamian-flagged cruise ship smashed into it at low tide, according to an official report. The 90-meter Caledonian Sky, owned by tour operator Noble Caledonia, ran aground in […]
Officials in Denpasar have thwarted an effort to smuggle protect coral rocks to Russia
World Tourism Day was celebrated on Bali’s neighboring island of Nusa Penida as scuba divers joined forces to rehabilitate coral reefs damaged by tourists and local fishermen, Bali Discovery reported.
These pictures posted by OK Divers are so exceptionally disturbing because coral reefs are supposed to be kept the existence and the beauty, but the picture show coral that has been intentionally defaced with words and names etched into them.
Coral reefs in and surrounding the Island Conservation Area of Nusa Penida (KKP Nusa Penida) are undergoing the destructive process of coral bleaching
On January 2013 we post a video about the reef in Mentawai get destroyed by ignorant people. Blast fishing endangered ecosystem in the Mentawais. And now finally Bomb Boats get caught!
From a concerned person up in the Mentawai Islands, that is watching the reef get destroyed by ignorant people. Check this out and see if you can help!