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Coral reefs are diverse underwater ecosystems held together by calcium carbonate structures ..... Bermuda is known for its northernmost coral reef system, located at 32.4° N and 64.8° W. T...

Where Are Coral Reefs Located? - Coral Reef Alliance

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Coral reefs are found in more than 100 countries around the world. Most reefs are located between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, in the Pacific Ocean, ...

Where Are Coral Reefs Located?: Global Coral Reef Distribution

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However, coral reefs are not randomly scattered throughout each of these great ocean basins (see map below). Why? Because the global distribution of coral ...

Corals and Coral Reefs | Smithsonian Ocean Portal

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Coral reefs are the most diverse of all marine ecosystems. ... they could conduct research in one location, from multiple disciplines, over a long period of time.

Coral Reef - Kids Do Ecology

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LOCATION: Coral reefs are generally found in clear, tropical oceans. Coral reefs form in waters from the surface to about 150 feet (45 ...

Top Ten Largest Coral Reefs | USA Today

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Coral reefs are the equivalent of underwater forests. Twenty-five percent of all marine life lives in coral reefs. The combination of plant life and colorful marine ...

The World's 10 Most Amazing Coral Reefs (PHOTOS) | The Weather ...

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Mar 11, 2013 ... Just off the coastline of one of the world's hottest and driest desert regions lies an undersea world teeming with marine life, the coral reefs of the ...

Where Are Reef Building Corals Found? - NOAA's National Ocean ...

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Reef-building corals are restricted in their geographic distribution by their physiology. For instance, reef-building corals cannot tolerate water temperatures  ...

Where Are Reef Building Corals Found - Corals: NOAA's National ...

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Reef-building corals are restricted in their geographic distribution by their physiology. For instance ... These zones vary according to the location and type of reef.

In what types of water do corals live? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

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Because of strict environmental restrictions, coral reefs generally are confined to tropical and semi-tropical waters.

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Where are Coral Reefs Located? - MBGnet

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... Reefs Located? Coral reefs are located in tropical oceans near the equator. ... The largest coral reef is the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The second largest ...

Coral Reef | Basic Facts About Coral Reefs | Defenders of Wildlife

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Coral reefs are some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world, housing tens of thousands of marine species. About one-third of all marine fish species live ...

Where are coral reefs located? - Quora

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Jun 26, 2013 ... Coral reefs are located in tropical oceans near the equator. This is because the water is warm and there is a lot of sunlight, which creates just ...