PPG Aquarium Helps Restore Coral Reefs

4 Sep

Scientists from the PPG Aquarium are instrumental in helping to restore coral reefs in the Caribbean. I didn’t know coral only spawned once a year! They hope to add onto the PPG Aquarium here in Pittsburgh to grow coral to transplant in areas where coral has completely died off.

Hello, I’m Bob Snowden, an aquarist at the PPG Aquarium. I’m writing this update from the Caribbean island of Curaco, where I’m part of a team working on conserving and restoring endangered coral reefs.

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