Learn about sediments and nutrients and why it has a negative impact on water quality and reef
life. Click here to watch a video that explains this process.
Steve Palumbi is a marine biologist and will explain how coastal developments negatively effect
the growth of coral reefs. Click here to watch his video.
Click here to see an example of how coastal development in our local area affects the quality of
Flooding also affects the quality of water entering the reef.