Discover variety of resources this portal have that were designed to enhance your understanding of corals, habitats and related species.
The spread of lionfish has been fast, and now they are threatening fishery resources and the health of corals in the Gulf of Mexico.
The rule establishes 13 new habitat areas of particular concern with fishing regulations, designates 8 new areas without fishing regulations, and modifies the regulations in 3 existing areas.
The gulf council managed a comprehensive database of ESA threatened coral locations in the Gulf of Mexico. Explore the ESA Coral explorer database.
Similarly to Creatures of the Deep, when you open this poster, it appears to be just a static image, but don’t let that… Continue Reading Ecosystems of the Deep
When you open this poster, it appears to be just a static image, but don’t let that appearance fool you. If you click… Continue Reading Creatures of the Deep
An ecosystem is a community of organisms and the environment in which these organisms live. The size of an ecosystem can range from… Continue Reading The Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem
The Gulf Council is considering establishing new coral protections in the Gulf of Mexico to conserve essential fish habitat and support sustainable fisheries.… Continue Reading Coral Amendment 9
The Gulf Council is considering an amendment that could establish a regional approach for managing recreationally harvested red snapper to improve access and… Continue Reading Red Snapper Decision Support Tool