28 Jun '16, 8am

Mass coral bleaching at Beting Bemban Besar, Singapore's largest submerged reef

I saw several large colonies of disk corals and all were not bleaching. About 50% of the Flowery disk corals I saw were bleaching. The Terumbus often have corals that are less commonly seen, such as Galaxy coral , Carnation coral , Lettuce corals . Those I saw were alright. I also saw what looked like a Lithophyllon mushroom coral , and it was bleaching. I saw several colonies of Anchor corals and surprisingly, most of them were not bleaching. These were the ones I saw bleaching. I came across several Cauliflower corals and they were all bleaching. I saw several Crinkled sandpaper corals and most were very pale. I saw several small colonies of various Acropora corals . Most were partially bleached. Bleaching doesn't just hurt the corals, but also the animals that depend on them. This Acropora coral is half dead, the white bleaching portion probably still alive. It was only...

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