US Government Shutdown

Due to the Federal Government shutdown, and most associated web sites are unavailable. This site will remain accessible during the federal government shutdown. However, information on the site may not be up to date and we may not be able to respond to inquiries until appropriations are enacted.


  • Coral-List International ForumThe Coral-List listserver provides a¬†forum for Internet discussions and announcements pertaining to coral reef ecosystem research, conservation, and education. The list is primarily for use by coral reef ecosystem researchers, scientists and educators, but is open to everybody.

  • Gray LiteratureThe Coral Literature Education and Outreach (CLEO) project provides easy access to gray literature on coral reef environments near the ICON/CREWS monitoring stations.

  • Quotations"If enough species are extinguished, will the ecosystems collapse, and will the extinction of most other species follow soon afterward?" (E. O. Wilson)