A Healthy Coral Reef

Far away from the volcanic CO2 seeps, a healthy coral reef flourishes with a diversity of coral species. Closer to the seeps where the water is acidic, the corals barely even grow. Read more about how reef scientist Laetitia Plaisance uses carbon dioxide seeps to study ocean acidification.

A healthy and vibrant coral reef in Papua New Guinea.

Laetitia Plaisance