Maldives SCAR

The Foundation launches a novel partnership with resorts and recreational divers to protect reefs from destructive starfish. During the months of October and November, the Foundation worked in the Maldives to remove Crown of Thorns Starfish (COTS) and invited certified SCUBA divers to participate in the effort as part of the Foundation’s ongoing Starfish Control and Removal (SCAR) Program designed to protect reefs from the damaging effects of the coral-eating starfish.

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