Dive to the Coral Reefs
Written by: Elizabeth Tayntor,
Paul Erickson and Les Kaufman
Summary: A group of divers and photographers from the New England
Aquarium takes you on a tour of the coral reefs of the Caribbean. The book
describes the plants and animals that live around the coral reefs, as well
as how the reefs are formed.
Learn more about Coral
Reefs and read the fact sheets about the animals that live there.
Visit the Columbus
Zoo Web Site to read the facts about the Coral Reefs. Be sure to "Take
the Quiz" and "Solve the Puzzle" while you're there. You
can get all your questions answered by reading about Coral
Reefs at Let's Find Out Encyclopedia.
To see some beautiful pictures
of coral taken in the Caribbean visit Coral Cay Conservation. Look carefully
at the brain coral and the elk horn coral. Can you tell how they got their
Barrier Reef, off the coast of Australia, is the largest coral reef
in the world. See some of the
aquatic life there. See how many sea animals you can find in the Ocean Treasures Word Search.
Jellyfish, Anemones, and Corals all belong to the same family- Cnidarians. Read
more about Jellies:
Phantoms of the Deep at the Tennessee
Who lives at the Coral Reef? Hawksbill
Sea Turtles, Sponges
and Sharks- Learn more
from: Secrets of the Ocean Realm. Take a virtual tour of the Shark
Have you ever wondered what makes sea turtles different from other turtles?
Where they live? Or how long they live? You can get your questions answered
at the Vancouver Aquarium-Sea
Print a picture of Sea
Turtle a or a Great
White Shark to color from the Wyland