• Ecosystem ConnectivityAOML/PhOD (OAR) and SEFSC/ELH (NMFS) seek to quantify ichthyoplankton flux from spawning aggregation sites south of St. Thomas into Vieques Sound east of Puerto Rico and through Virgin Passage to the banks north of the US Virgin Islands (USVI) and British Virgin Islands (BVI) for a 12-month period.

  • Ship-Based OceanographyShip-based oceanographic research related to coral reefs is carried on at AOML under the banners of several cooperating projects.