Animals, plants, and all living things are adapted to life in their natural surroundings.
Izzie takes the plunge with Elle and Meg, scuba diving to protect the biodiversity of their favorite Catalina reefs.
What’s threatening planet Earth and how can we protect it? Find out more in these videos of kids at the Museum.
Students will explain how organisms use camouflage and mimicry to survive in coral reefs and learn the importance of biodiversity.
Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the diversity and importance of coral reefs and describe coral bleaching.
As you take a journey through a fascinating collection of salt and fresh water creatures, think about how water is used and the importance of water on the planet.
The following lesson plans are designed to offer teachers and students a look at the undersea world of coral reefs.
The wonderful and charming coral biologist and cnidariologist Shayle Matsuda of the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology/UH Mānoa takes time out of his busy schedule during a coral spawning event to chat about how magical and beautiful coral can be and why reef health is important.