Sunday, February 22, 2009

Aggressive Protections for Elkhorn Coral

Don't mess with Elkhorn coral reefs! If you break, take or damage Elkhorn corals, like those found in the Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, you can spend six months in the pokey and have to pony up $25,000 in fines.

Click the image for a larger view of this editorial from the Sun Sentinel.