Ocean Gardener Featured on PADI

Read more about the 7 Ocean Conservation Organizations Making a Difference. An original article from the PADI Blog. There’s a lot of online information about the problems that our oceans face, climate change, and plastic pollution. So in this blog, we want to celebrate the best ocean conservation organizations who are working tirelessly to turn…

What is coral restoration monitoring?

Monitoring is an important component of Reef Restoration and Reef Management activity. It’s an important skill set that our student need to master.

Drupella snail are a slow coral reef eating pest!

Part of our constant coraling and coral reef maintenance routine, is to remove Drupella snails from the reef. Drupella snails are causing a lot of damage on shallow coral reefs all over Indonesia. Regrettably, there is not a single place we travel to in Indonesia where we don’t find them. Indeed, on most of the…

Update: Coral Restoration, Bangka Island Sulawesi Indonesia

Coral Restoration Bangka Island It’s been nearly six months since we started collaborating with Ocean Gardener and Murex Dive Resorts on a coral identification and restoration project in Bangka Island Sulawesi. And we’re happy to report that coral fragments are growing nicely, and we’ve started transplanting corals to their final restoration site. If you’re interested…