Reef restoration with customized coral spiders in Indonesia

Nusa Penida, Bali, Indonesia
Coral reefs are resilient ecosystems found throughout the oceans, from deep, cold waters to shallow, tropical waters. However, because of increased frequency of threats and disturbances, the reefs get damaged and often do not have enough time to naturally repair themselves. With this coral reef restoration project, we are rebuilding damaged — and expanding healthy — coral reefs, so they can provide all the coral reef ecosystem benefits. In the restoration, we use the spider technique, in which individual metal structures are welded together i...Read more
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544
coral spiders installed
with 16 coral fragments each
many
coral species
16
coral fragments per spider
0.35
square meters per spider
3D
monitoring
Turtles
for reef health

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Care for communities

At Go Ocean, we don’t just restore ocean ecosystems. We engage in much more, such as ensuring sustainable support for local communities. We do so by using the UN Sustainable Development Goals, which serve as a blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and in the future. Depending on the region and the project, you’ll be supporting different SDGs.
1 No poverty
2 Zero hunger
12 Responsible consumption and production
13 Climate action
14 Life below water
17 Partnerships for the goals