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Florida's Coral Reef Webinar Series

 

In honor of Earth Month, the Coral Reef Conservation Program invites you to participate in educational webinars about the wonders of our underwater national treasure: Florida's Coral Reef.


Join Coral Reef Conservation Program and Florida Sea Grant staff every Tuesday and Thursday evening this April to learn about a new reef topic. Please note each webinar has a unique registration link.


View the flyer for the 2021 Florida's Coral Reef Webinar Series.

2021 Florida's Coral Reef Webinar Schedule

Tuesday's Thursday's

April 6

Marine Invertebrate Identification: Part One 

with Florida Sea Grant

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 8

REEF Fish Identification: Part One 

with Florida Sea Grant

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 13

Marine Invertebrate Identification: Part Two

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 15

REEF Fish Identification: Part Two 

with Florida Sea Grant

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 20

BleachWatch Observer Training

6-8 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 22

Protecting Florida's Coral Reef and SEAFAN

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 27

Coral Reef Story Time

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend

April 29

Stony Coral Identification

6-7 p.m. EDT

Register to Attend



Test your identification skills with these species identification videos and keys from the Nova Southeastern University GIS & Spatial Ecology Lab.

Video 1

Coral species 

Mountainous star coral (Orbicella faveolata)

Great star coral (Montastrea cavernosa)

Fish Species

0:00 - Red grouper (Epinelphelus morio)
0:00 and 0:10 - Porkfish (Anisotremus virginicus
0:14 - Sergeant major (Abudefduf saxatilis) and  bluehead wrasse (Thalassoma bifasciatum)

Video 2

Coral species 

Mountainous star coral (Orbicella faveolata)

Fish Species

0:00, 0:10, and 0:50 - Porkfish (Anisotremus virginicus)
0:00 and 0:50 - Mangrove/gray snapper (Lutjanus griseus)
0:36 and 0:45 - Bermuda chubs (Kyphosis sectatrix)
1:09 - Bluestriped grunt (Haemulon sciurus)

Video 3

Coral species 

Mountainous star coral (Orbicella faveolata)

Fish Species

0:00, 0:50, 1:45, and 2:15 - Porkfish (Anisotremus virginicus)
0:03, 0:40, and 2:00 - Gray angelfish (Pomacanthus arcuatus)
0:30 - Mixed grunts and snappers
0:52 - Sergeant major (Abudefduf saxatilis)
1:35 - Bicolor damselfish (Stegastes partitus)
1:40 - Juvenile wrasse 
1:43 - Bluehead wrasse (Thalassoma bifasciatum)
2:15 - Bluestriped grunts (Haemulon sciurus)
2:15 - French grunts (Haemulon flavolineatum)
2:18 - Mangrove/gray snapper (Lutjanus griseus)
2:57 - French angelfish (Pomocanthus paru)
3:45 and 4:08 - Spiny lobsters
3:53 - Harlequin bass (Serranus tigrinis)
4:45 - Long spined urchin (Diadema antillarim)


Watch recordings from 2020 Coral Reef Webinar Week.

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April 9, 2021 - 10:40am

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