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Fly on the Wall 

April 17, 2008

Coral eye candy

The diversity of life in coral reefs is stunning to say the least. This sampling of species from within the Academy’s coral rearing pods is a taste of what’s to come in the 212,000 gallon Philippine coral reef tank at the new Academy…

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The Academy chose to feature a Philippine coral reef because the reef systems in the Philippines are among the most diverse in the world. Despite their global importance, most people on the planet have never seen a living reef. Here’s another creative project bringing coral reefs to people’s attention.


Filed under: Aquarium — Helen @ 11:11 am

5 Comments »

  1. Thanks for keeping us up to date. I love hearing about the progress and I can’t wait til September!

    Comment by Greg — April 21, 2008 @ 12:30 pm

  2. Thankss for the notice! I love coral reefs! Thanks again and i cant wait for the project.

    Comment by Edward M — May 27, 2008 @ 7:20 pm

  3. Oh that is so cool cant wait for this project to happen thanks for reminding us……………Happy days……. xp

    Comment by Nicholas Ambeguia — May 27, 2008 @ 7:23 pm

  4. ……………………….xp happy days………i love corals
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    Comment by Nicholas A — May 27, 2008 @ 7:24 pm

  5. aquariums are so cool keep telling us more updates about this…..xp

    Comment by Nicholas A — May 27, 2008 @ 7:26 pm

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