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Coral reef - Wikipedia

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Coral reefs are diverse underwater ecosystems held together by calcium carbonate structures secreted by corals. Coral reefs are built by colonies of tiny animals ...

Coral Reefs - Kids Do Ecology

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World Biomes ... LOCATION: Coral reefs are generally found in clear, tropical oceans. ... PLANTS: The sun is the source of energy for the coral reef ecosystem.

Coral Reef Biome Facts - SoftSchools

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The coral reef biome is located within the ocean but is separate from the ocean biome. It is located in a shallow, clear portion of the ocean in mostly tropical ...

Coral Reef Biome - The Wild Classroom

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If you're looking for the most biodiverse habitats, forget the rainforests. Many biologists consider coral reefs to be more diverse and productive than their land ...

Coral reefs | Biomes of the World - PHP @ Radford

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Known for their extremely high biodiversity, coral reefs are formed by living stony coral polyps and coralline red and green algae. Over thousands of years, ...

Science for Kids: Coral Reef Biome - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the coral reef biome. Much of ocean life lives in this important aquatic ecosystem.

Top 25 Coral Reef Facts - Conserve Energy Future

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Coral reefs are more than beautiful, they are fascinating ecosystems, and important to all of life on Earth. It almost isn't fair to call a coral reef a “biome” or ...

Coral Reef Animal Printouts - EnchantedLearning.com

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Coral Reef Animal Printouts. ... Biomes - Habitats · Biomes Calendar ... coral reef Coral reefs are warm, clear, shallow ocean habitats that are rich in life.

Coral Reef Biodiversity | Coral Reef Alliance

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Coral reefs are believed by many to have the highest biodiversity of any ecosystem on the planet—even more than a tropical rainforest.

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 ...

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Coral Reef Biome - Animal Facts and Information

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Apr 3, 2012 ... Some people assume that the coral reef is part of the ocean biome. Even though they are found in the ocean, they are separate entities.

Coral Reefs Biome - Untamed Science

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Coral Reefs have been called the rainforests of the ocean because of their rich biodiversity. Unfortunately they are also in becoming increasingly threatened.

Coral Reef Biome - Coral Reef Facts

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The coral reef biome is one of the most important and distinctive types of biological communities found on Planet Earth. In terms of biodiversity, coral reefs are ...