Maldives

Dive with a Purpose Expeditions 2018

  DIVE AND LEARN ALONGSIDE MARINE BIOLOGISTS IN THE MALDIVES! We are pleased to announce “Dive with a Purpose,” a series of Maldivian expeditions in 2018 that combine hands-on reef conservation efforts with educational workshops. In collaboration with our partner Carpe Diem Maldives, divers will be afforded the unique opportunity to work and learn alongside…
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Coral Status Maldives 2017

Based on our recent surveys this year, here is a short summary on our findings of the status of the corals in the Maldives. – First, all shallow snorkel depths from water surface to about 3 m was hardest hit by bleaching with a near total loss of table corals. We have found a few…
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Coral Bleaching Maldives 2016

Andy Bruckner, Coral Reef CPR Director Globally, 2016 is the warmest year on record, exceeding 2015- the second warmest. These steamy temperatures can be attributed in part to climate change and to the longest El Niño in history. The Maldives were no exception. During April/May 2016 the sea water temperatures heated up to 31-33 C; simultaneously…
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