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Adopt a coral : an ideal and ecological gift for (ocean) lovers!

Looking for a really special Valentine’s Day gift to please your partner or yourself? This year, we suggest you celebrate Valentine’s Day in a different…

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Join our Coral Guardian team!

FULL-TIME POSITION   Financial Partnerships & Development Manager CDD/CDI – Start of February 2022   Our Coral Guardian team is looking for a development and…

Récifs coralliens

Atypical corals: lessons from these organisms living under extreme conditions

Coral reefs are one of the most threatened ecosystems by human activities. Given the changing environment, corals face a significant challenge to adapt to suboptimal…

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6 gift ideas that give back to the ocean this Christmas!

6 gift ideas that give back to the ocean this Christmas!   Hello Coral Guardians! Only a few weeks left until Christmas… But don’t panic,…

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This Black Friday, make Friday Blue again by helping us protect corals in the Mediterranean Sea

Black Friday is coming up, and as you know, this day has a real social and environmental impact on our planet. We often end up…

Récifs coralliens

Do corals store carbon?

Carbon storage in ecosystems is increasingly presented as a way to fight climate change. But the storage and release of carbon by coral skeletons is…

Coral biology

Sexual reproduction of corals: a synchronized nocturnal dance and its threats

Coral reproduction is a phenomenon that intrigues a large number of scientists, and it can be either by asexual or sexual means. In asexual reproduction,…

Coral reef conservation

Marine Protected Areas: how to prioritise conservation objectives?

Why protect the oceans?   Oceans support an enormous biodiversity, play a key role in climate regulation, and provide a wide range of benefits to…

Coral Guardian

The first coral nursery of the Mediterranean Sea

As you may know already, we are collaborating with the local Spanish non-profit Equilibrio Marino on the project SOS Corales, an innovative research project aimed…

Coral reef conservation

UN Decade on Restoration : what is coral restoration & why is it useful?

The problem: coral ecosystems are at risk   Tropical coral reefs gather between one third and one quarter of known marine species. This diversity provides…

Coral Guardian

Adopt a coral: a unique and ecofriendly gift idea for Father’s Day!

Looking for a meaningful gift for Father’s Day? What if you chose to give him a conscious gift he’ll remember forever? This year, we suggest…

Coral biology

Cold-water coral biodiversity: the case of coral mounds in the Alboran Sea

The first biological descriptions of cold-water coral bottoms took place in the mid-19th century [1]. At that time, tropical coral reefs were already well known…