Category: Habitat

Protecting the Mid-Atlantic’s Coral Canyons

Author: Pam Lyons Gromen Posted Under: Blog, Habitat, Ecosystems

by Pam Lyons Gromen In the Summer 2014 issue of the Wild Oceans Horizon, we reported on recent discoveries of coral communities in the cold, dark waters of the Atlantic’s offshore canyons, and the efforts of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council to protect these unique and important habitats. Packaged as Amendment ...