Working with people around the world—from fishermen to government leaders, divers to scientists, Californians to Fijians—the Coral Reef Alliance protects our most valuable and threatened ecosystem. We lead holistic conservation programs that improve coral reef health and resilience and are replicated across the globe. Join us!

Thank you to the more than 120 individuals who joined us to celebrate CORAL’s 20th Anniversary and the launch of the CORAL Conservation Prize on September 20, 2014. Your support left us invigorated, inspired, and hopeful. Read more about our fun night and see pictures

After more than a decade in downtown San Francisco, we—like many other nonprofits—moved our headquarters to Oakland, California for a fantastic new space. As of September 1, our new address is: 1330 Broadway, Suite 1602, Oakland, CA 94612 and our new phone number is 510.370.0500. Please update your address books. Thank you—we look forward to showing off the new space soon!

Last month, President Obama created the largest marine reserve in the world by expanding the Pacific Remote Islands National Marine Monument. The new reserve is six times its original size, spanning 383,000 acres. In our newest blog post, Marissa Stein, our Communications Manager, wonders: how is the area going to be managed? Read more

Ricardo Frezza’s striking photograph of a bearded fireworm (Hermodice carunculata) takes first place in this month’s photo contest! Read more about this photo in our November E-Current now online. Also learn about our new Clean Water for Reefs initiative and how corals could be used to mend your bones. Read more