1) 3 new press articles at www.artificialreefs.org
--> In the News.. about
the Reef Ball Ft. Lauderdale Coral Restoration Project by NOVA and the Reef
Ball submerged breakwater project in the Yucatan (En Espanol).
2) There is a new Report from PADI Europe on 2001/2002 Projects in Europe at
www.artificialreef.org -> Scientific Resources (Projects in Germany,
Swizterland, Netherlands, and Italy)
3) The Barbados Marine Trust is planning Reef Ball/Coral Transplant training
around Barbados's Independence day, Nov. 30th.
4) WE NEED YOUR HELP!!...we are trying to compile a complete list of
countries/states where Reef Balls have been deployed. So far, staff has
come up with the following list of known Reef Ball projects. If you know of
another country/state where Reef Balls are located please send us an email
to firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know for inclusion in this list. This
list will be used to produce the next "Reef Ball World Tour" t-shirts. To
qualify, Reef Balls have to be in an aquatic environment or planned with
100% certainty within the next 6 months.
CURRENT LIST OF REEF BALL ARTIFICIAL REEF / CORAL RESTORATION PROJECT
Australia; Queensland, Tasmania
Bahamas; Halfmoon Cay, Coco Cay, Cape Eleuthera, Adventure Cay (Gordo Cay),
Nassau, Marsh Harbor Abaco, Berry Islands (Alder Cay, Frozen Cay)
Canada; British Columbia, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia
Malaysia; (West)- Port Dickson, Langkowi; Pengkalan Attap; Johore
Maldives Islands; Kuda Huraa, Male Nord Atoll
Mexico; Q.R (Cancun, Cozumel), Yucatan
Turks and Cacaos Islands
United Arab Emirates
USA; Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland,
New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Michigan, Alabama, Louisiana,
Mississippi, Texas, California, Washington State
Thanks in advance for your help in gathering this data.
Need more information? Contact us:
Reef Ball Foundation, Inc.
Bradenton, Florida 34207 USA