Walt Whitman Research Program Spotlighted

With 75 percent of the world’s reefs currently under the threat of damage or death, farming coral is one of several areas that marine biologists are looking to for answers before it’s too late.
With 75 percent of the world’s reefs currently under the threat of damage or death, farming coral is one of several areas that marine biologists are looking to for answers before it’s too late.

Whitman research students in Mr. Feraco’s classes have had a busy year.  With a very generous donation from Fishlife Aquariums in South Huntington, our research program was able to construct a coral aquaculture system in the research classroom. Mr. Feraco is happy to report that Whitman’s state-of-the-art aquaculture system has just been featured in Reef Magazine.

To read the full article use the following link:

https://reefs.com/magazine/aquaculture-and-education-217/