Please note that some content included in this collection is no longer maintained and that some links may no longer work.
These materials present a brief introduction to particular issues, recommendations for action, and organizations that study marine resources.
Each resource is available as a pdf download in the table below. Supplemental materials are also identified and linked for select resources.
|10 Underwater Photo Tips||Tips for taking underwater photos without causing damage.||Project AWARE|
|10 Ways Divers Can Help||Simple ways divers can help the marine environment.||Project AWARE|
|CoRIS||One-page summary of the online resources offered by the Coral Reef Information System (CoRIS).||NOAA|
|History of the Fisheries in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands||A two-page summary presenting the history of fishing in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.||Western Pacific Fisheries Management Council|
|International Declaration of Reef Rights||Outlines the rights that coral reefs have, and presents a pledge anyone can take to help reefs worldwide. Sign-up sheet included.||Reef Check|
|International Year of the Reef Flyer||One-page of information about the International Year of the Reef 2008 (IYOR 2008).||International Year of the Reef 2008|
|International Year of the Reef Postcard||Provides a list of ways to get involved in International Year of the Reef 2008 (IYOR 2008).||International Year of the Reef 2008|
|National Coral Reef Institute Brochure||A 32-page overview of the mission and activities of the National Coral Reef Institute, and their coral reef monitoring, exploration and mapping activities.||National Coral Reef Institute|
|One-Two Punch for Deep Sea Corals||A two-page summary of the effects of bottom trawling and ocean acidification on deep sea corals.||Oceana|
|Reef Check California||Brochure highlighting threats to the California marine ecosystem.||Reef Check|
|Reef Check Tropical||Brochure highlighting threats to the tropical marine ecosystem.||Reef Check|
|Saipan Dive Snorkel||List of sustainable ways to enjoy Saipan's oceans.||Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands|
|What Can You Do to Save Coral Reefs?||Thirty simple things you can do to help coral reefs.||Reef Check|