Fact Friday

The Coconut Crab is the world’s largest terrestrial arthropod, reaching up to 9 pounds in weight and with a leg span of up to 3 feet. In addition to feeding on fallen coconuts, they are able to climb trees in order to knock down fresh coconuts. With its strong claws it removes the husk from around the inner nut.  Learn more.

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For Students

Below are online student worksheets that will reinforce and extend the knowledge you will learn in each unit of the Coral Reef Ecology Curriculum. There are three types of worksheets: Lessons, Watch It! worksheets that accompany educational YouTube videos, and Read It! worksheets that accompany our blogs.