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Where the desert meets the sea 🌊 #NingalooReef #KeepGnaralooWild
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Need more colors! Need some bright SPS @ultragemfish guys!! 😂 ________________________________________________
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Need more colors! Need some bright SPS @ultragemfish guys!! 😂 ________________________________________________ Need @Polyplab Products? Visit: Polyplab.com ____________________________________________ For all your fish tank needs👉🏼 @ultragemfish #UltragemCreations  ________________________________________________ #Deltec  #polyplab  #hannachecker  #Ultragemfishandcoral  #ROWAphos  #aquamansreef  #anemone  #clownfish  #UltragemFishAndCoralinc  #shallowreeftank  #nanoreeftank  #nanotank  #softietank  #ecotechmarine  #teamhannaaqua  #reefroids  #reeftank  #davinciclownfish  #snowflakeclownfish  #leathercoral  #shallowreeftank  #saltwatertank  #coralreef  #reefpack  #shalomology2017  #keepitsalty  ***
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The reefs of Rasdhoo continue to be an underwater haven, having survived remarkably well throughout the devastating 2016 bleaching event. These isolated areas thrive with abundant fish life and bring numerous encounters with our oceans most majestic megafauna. Certainly one of our favourite stopovers while cruising on the Four Seasons Explorer! 💙
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You'll know where to find us! 💛 The reefs of Rasdhoo continue to be an underwater haven, having survived remarkably well throughout the devastating 2016 bleaching event. These isolated areas thrive with abundant fish life and bring numerous encounters with our oceans most majestic megafauna. Certainly one of our favourite stopovers while cruising on the Four Seasons Explorer! 💙 ° ° ° #underwaterworld  #maldives  #ocean  #picoftheday  #sunrise  #paradise  #maldivesmania  #explorer  #adventureawaits  #oceanlover  #vitaminsea  #staysalty  #environment  #tropical  #coralreef  #triggerfish  #travellife  #travelgram  #beautifuldestinations  #naturephotography  #wildlife  #freedive  #snorkelaroundtheworld  @fsmaldives
Its all about the intelligence of fish this Friday.
Let me (Isabella) introduce you to some colourful, inconspicuous species, with outstanding abilities. You will be surprised.
Lets start with this mate here on the pic of @snorkelingreport

Oceanfact: This is the sixbar wrasse. Inhabiting the coral reefs of the Indian ocean and the Pacific this colourful species will not get bigger then around 20 cm.
They alter their color and body shape with age and feed on shells of invertebrates or zooplankton. In aquarium conditions, this species was observed to use a stone as an anvil if the piece of food, mostly a shell, was too big. He smashes the big piece of food on the rock and therefore, whenever his food was too big, he always used the same rock.

Quite intelligent no? maybe this is because he gets so much sleep! Amongst all other fish in the coral reef, this species is the first to go to bed, burrowing in sand, and the last one to wake up.

You wonder what other species are able to do? Stay tuned here for more info and be stunned by how intelligent fish are. Follow us to get more news about the ocean and its great inhabitants.

#fish #ocean #OceanFact #OceanFactOfficial #OFactUnity #marinelife #coralreef #indianocean #pacificocean #wrasse #intelligence #colors #underwater #underthesea #threaten #oceanlife #tooluse #rocks #marinebiology #oceanfacts #fact #sciencefacts #biologist #oceanographer #biology #stem #scicomm #conservation #diving #snorkeling
Its all about the intelligence of fish this Friday. Let me (Isabella) introduce you to some colourful, inconspicuous species, with outstanding abilities. You will be surprised. Lets start with this mate here on the pic of @snorkelingreport Oceanfact: This is the sixbar wrasse. Inhabiting the coral reefs of the Indian ocean and the Pacific this colourful species will not get bigger then around 20 cm. They alter their color and body shape with age and feed on shells of invertebrates or zooplankton. In aquarium conditions, this species was observed to use a stone as an anvil if the piece of food, mostly a shell, was too big. He smashes the big piece of food on the rock and therefore, whenever his food was too big, he always used the same rock. Quite intelligent no? maybe this is because he gets so much sleep! Amongst all other fish in the coral reef, this species is the first to go to bed, burrowing in sand, and the last one to wake up. You wonder what other species are able to do? Stay tuned here for more info and be stunned by how intelligent fish are. Follow us to get more news about the ocean and its great inhabitants. #fish  #ocean  #OceanFact  #OceanFactOfficial  #OFactUnity  #marinelife  #coralreef  #indianocean  #pacificocean  #wrasse  #intelligence  #colors  #underwater  #underthesea  #threaten  #oceanlife  #tooluse  #rocks  #marinebiology  #oceanfacts  #fact  #sciencefacts  #biologist  #oceanographer  #biology  #stem  #scicomm  #conservation  #diving  #snorkeling 
Where else would you find the most impressive corals for sale in the Okanagan? 🤷‍♂️
Where else would you find the most impressive corals for sale in the Okanagan? 🤷‍♂️
Snorkling or Kungfu ? Well, maybe a little bit of both.
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#snorkeling #underthesea #coral #coralreef #maratua #derawan #indonesia #travel #travelphotography #olympus #photography #photo #photooftheday
🚩Phang Nga Bay
📍Phang Nga
👀lagoon, island, mangrove
ℹa shallow bay with 42 islands, different species of mangrove and coral reefs
💡canoeing
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🚩Phang Nga Bay 📍Phang Nga 👀lagoon, island, mangrove ℹa shallow bay with 42 islands, different species of mangrove and coral reefs 💡canoeing ⭐highlight
This infographic illustrates the facts why #coraltriangle region is well-known as a global hotspot of marine biodiversity. #coralreef #CTI-CFF #funfact #fisheries #coraltriangleinitiative
Nice surprise #yellowfintuna closer to the Maldivian reef hunting on big group of fusiliers, we where there🔝🔝🔝
#pescatropicale #viaggiare #fishing #tropicalfishing #reefhunter #coralreef #topwater #topwaterfishing #fishingtrip #wfatravel #popper #hotsrods 
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The ora #blueirisacro #orablueiris is one of my other favorites. As I understand it's in the tort family and I can confirm it's a very slow grower. I bought this piece about 4 yrs ago. What makes this guy is neat is that it displays a cork-screw like growth pattern. My guy is finally getting large enough to show it #coralreef #aquagarden #bluethumb #coral #aquarium #aquariumsofinstagram
As weird as it sounds the freedom under water can not be explained. 
#scubadiving #diver #phiphiisland #boat #friends #experience #freedom #seahorse #bankfish #coralreef #lovelife #holiday
How cute is this nudi?❤️See this pic and more in my latest post on mundonimona.com. Click link in my bio!👍🏻#scuba #diver #scubadiver #dive #scubadive #diving #scubadiving #underwater #photography #uwphotography #coralreef #coral #nudibranch #nudi #samalisland #samal #davaocity #davao #philippines #morefuninthephilippines #travel #adventure #wanderlust #outdoor #scenery #nature #ocean #mundonimona #divepix
Let the cycle begin!
Let the cycle begin!
Love this Octo!!!!! Has grown so much.
Love this Octo!!!!! Has grown so much.
As we slipped off the swimstep and into the blue, we realized in an instant - this is paradise. @stacccey @athleta #divetosurvive #coralreef #coral #barrierreef #belize #placencia #ranguana #travel @nauticamhousings @canonusa @stellaprolights #mermaid #bikini #snorkeling #paradise #beach #ocean @discoverocean @suuntodive @ranguanacaye @muy_ono #suuntodive @travelbelize @chasingcoral
Explore below 😍🌊🐠 📸@jdbaluch with @chelseakauai
Explore below 😍🌊🐠 📸@jdbaluch with @chelseakauai
Kapas island is a really nice place for chill and rest with a small budget. Not much tourism and this make it special #kapas #kapasisland #island #malaysia #discovermalaysia #holidays #snorkeling #snorkelinglovers #underthesea #coral #coralreef #fish #marinelife #marinelifelovers #sea #ocean #sealovers #magical #sealandscape #nature #wild #travelphotography #seaphotography #girltravelalone #backpackerlife #2017
“Actinic effect” selfie 😅 @ultragemfish no I didn’t grab any Corals today. Just some clean up crew. 😁 Thanks for the #Ultragem Hat! ________________________________________________
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“Actinic effect” selfie 😅 @ultragemfish no I didn’t grab any Corals today. Just some clean up crew. 😁 Thanks for the #Ultragem  Hat! ________________________________________________ Need @Polyplab Products? Visit: Polyplab.com ____________________________________________ For all your fish tank needs👉🏼 @ultragemfish #UltragemCreations  ________________________________________________ #Deltec  #polyplab  #hannachecker  #Ultragemfishandcoral  #ROWAphos  #aquamansreef  #anemone  #clownfish  #UltragemFishAndCoralinc  #shallowreeftank  #nanoreeftank  #nanotank  #softietank  #ecotechmarine  #teamhannaaqua  #reefroids  #reeftank  #davinciclownfish  #snowflakeclownfish  #leathercoral  #shallowreeftank  #saltwatertank  #coralreef  #reefpack  #shalomology2017  #keepitsalty  ***
Juvenile Spotted Drum.  These fish are so hypnotizing that I could watch them all day.  I’d say they are the ballet dancers of the seas.
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Snorkeling on our nearest beach we found this big boy hanging around 😎 happy I had #gopro with me! We have seen so many sea turtles that we have lost count 😅🐢 Respecting marine life is important part of snorkeling and I'm happy to say most people here in #maui are snorkeling responsibly by not touching corals or wildlife. We also checked our sunscreen, which should be not harmful for marine life. Hoping that these beautiful ecosystems are going to be here in the future as well.

#maui #snorkeling #turtle #nature #coralreef #besttime #aroundtheworld #adventure
Snorkeling on our nearest beach we found this big boy hanging around 😎 happy I had #gopro  with me! We have seen so many sea turtles that we have lost count 😅🐢 Respecting marine life is important part of snorkeling and I'm happy to say most people here in #maui  are snorkeling responsibly by not touching corals or wildlife. We also checked our sunscreen, which should be not harmful for marine life. Hoping that these beautiful ecosystems are going to be here in the future as well. #maui  #snorkeling  #turtle  #nature  #coralreef  #besttime  #aroundtheworld  #adventure 
This is one photo I will not forget as I had the unlucky experience of having a cloud of jelly fish stingers coming straight at me while I was setting up and waiting for the Razor fish to align above the red Whip coral. But it was worth it for the photos I managed to take. Though it took me more than a week to treat the swelling from the  stinging cells . Ouch ! Luckily I have a very good cream I brought along for such unforeseen incident. It is the suubalm cream from Singapore National Skin Clinic. #Whipcoral #razorfish #uwwideangle #suubalm #uwmacro #UWpic #UWart #uwphoto #uwmag #loveocean #lovescuba #lovediving #lovenature #instascuba #plongée #tauchen #coralreef #Bunaken #lembehstraits #cocotinosmanado #cocotinoslembeh #PADI #naui www.deepblueseesblog.wordpress.com
This is one photo I will not forget as I had the unlucky experience of having a cloud of jelly fish stingers coming straight at me while I was setting up and waiting for the Razor fish to align above the red Whip coral. But it was worth it for the photos I managed to take. Though it took me more than a week to treat the swelling from the stinging cells . Ouch ! Luckily I have a very good cream I brought along for such unforeseen incident. It is the suubalm cream from Singapore National Skin Clinic. #Whipcoral  #razorfish  #uwwideangle  #suubalm  #uwmacro  #UWpic  #UWart  #uwphoto  #uwmag  #loveocean  #lovescuba  #lovediving  #lovenature  #instascuba  #plongée  #tauchen  #coralreef  #Bunaken  #lembehstraits  #cocotinosmanado  #cocotinoslembeh  #PADI  #naui  www.deepblueseesblog.wordpress.com
Say hello to my little friend!
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Procura dedicar una o dos inmersiones a dominar las técnicas de flotabilidad. El resultado vale la pena, te verás recompensado con un mejor consumo de gas, más confianza y más energía. #UnderWater#ocean #Venezuela#padi#paditv#scuba#diving#dive#divers#scubadiving#scubadive#scubapro#scubadivers#reef#coralreef#underwater#nature#naturaleza#buceo#mar#undersea#oceano#ocean#scubadiverslife#insta_ve 
#water_of_our_world#instavenezuela#igersdivers #caracas
Procura dedicar una o dos inmersiones a dominar las técnicas de flotabilidad. El resultado vale la pena, te verás recompensado con un mejor consumo de gas, más confianza y más energía. #UnderWater #ocean  #Venezuela #padi #paditv #scuba #diving #dive #divers #scubadiving #scubadive #scubapro #scubadivers #reef #coralreef #underwater #nature #naturaleza #buceo #mar #undersea #oceano #ocean #scubadiverslife #insta_ve  #water_of_our_world #instavenezuela #igersdivers  #caracas 
I found this object at a tip shop recently and realised it perfectly encapsulates some themes I want to explore within my work. Throughout the entire duration of my artistic career, I have had a fascination and obsession with kitsch but only recently did something about that really click. For now, until my body is in a better condition, this is all just thoughts in my head, tiny little sketches and returning to this object to remind myself of the what and of the why.
I found this object at a tip shop recently and realised it perfectly encapsulates some themes I want to explore within my work. Throughout the entire duration of my artistic career, I have had a fascination and obsession with kitsch but only recently did something about that really click. For now, until my body is in a better condition, this is all just thoughts in my head, tiny little sketches and returning to this object to remind myself of the what and of the why.
Symbiosis
Porcelain anemone crab & Rose Bubble Tip Anemone
#reeftank #saltwateraquarium #marinelife #oceanlife # marinebiology #coralreef #seaanemone #marineaquarium #biology #symbiosis #reefkeeping #hobby #photography #losangeles #follow
On today's adventure we found a puffer fish!🐡 With my best friend behind the camera, we got to share a sweet moment with this little guy and hang out with the rest of the fishies living on this amazing reef! 🦀🐠🐟 #utila #honduras #scubadiving #tropical #lovethesea #love #pink #adventuresloths #scubapro #beachlife #mermaid #starfish #coralreef
This thing was a bit funny to see. Before learning about social justice at about roughly 16 or 18 years old I studied social science. I learned about lgbtq history and science. Apparently the Torah speaks of 5 or 6 genders ( 4 I can remember). The science I learned was well pretty extreme. Too extreme to speak of. The cleanest thing I can say is that basically there are transgender fish, lesbian and bisexual primates, gay dolphins and lions and some ace lizards in Hawaii.~Ray

#science#history#biology#fish#coralreef#lgbtq#queer#zoo
This thing was a bit funny to see. Before learning about social justice at about roughly 16 or 18 years old I studied social science. I learned about lgbtq history and science. Apparently the Torah speaks of 5 or 6 genders ( 4 I can remember). The science I learned was well pretty extreme. Too extreme to speak of. The cleanest thing I can say is that basically there are transgender fish, lesbian and bisexual primates, gay dolphins and lions and some ace lizards in Hawaii.~Ray #science #history #biology #fish #coralreef #lgbtq #queer #zoo 
Something I have been baking 🍊______________________________________________________________#spscorals #acropora #reeftank #allmymoneygoestocoral #saltwater #coralreef #coral #aquarium #saltwatertank
Hey guys..... let's play hide and seek with me!
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Finishing up the day with some more coral reef element paintings, this is part of joining @ChasingCoral in taking action for our reefs. Join us! Learn more at ChasingCoral.com.
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Finishing up the day with some more coral reef element paintings, this is part of joining @ChasingCoral in taking action for our reefs. Join us! Learn more at ChasingCoral.com. . . . . . . . . #artivism  #paintforapurpose  #saveourseas  #coral  #ocean  #art  #nature  #nofilter  #beauty  #motivation  #wakeupcall  #takeaction  #awareness  #blue  #climatechange  #climateaction  #chasingcoral  #makesciencecoolagain  #netflixandcoral  #beneaththesurface  #coralreef  #underwater  #artcanchangetheworld  @chasingcoral #wwf  #design  #art  #communication 
Coral caves on the shores of Isla Mujeres Mexico 🇲🇽. Always traveling, like a child everything is new again. •  #islamujeres #mexico #artistMichelleBrown #coralreef #coralcave #beach #beachgoddess #sungoddess #island #islandgirl #manifest #bohemian #boho #bohostyle #bohemianstyle #travel #traveltheworld #traveler #travelblogger #bikini #bikinilife
#tbt to one of our awesome two tank morning SCUBA Diving EcoAdventure! for more info visit: www.mantaraydiveshawaii.com or 📱: (808) 325-1687
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#tbt  to one of our awesome two tank morning SCUBA Diving EcoAdventure! for more info visit: www.mantaraydiveshawaii.com or 📱: (808) 325-1687 . . . #hawaii  #bigisland  #luckywelivehawaii  #experienceofalifetime  #bucketlist  #dive  #scuba  #marinelife  #coralreef  #familyfun  #adventures  #destination  #travel  #doyoutravel  #exploremore  #love  #saveourseas  #naturelovers  #gopro  #paradise  #padi  #ourplanetdaily  #makemoments  #keepitwild  #bestvacations  #tropical  #joinus  #boat  #picoftheday 
FRIDAY FACTS #fridayfacts 
Every colour, stripe, and pattern has a purpose on the Great Barrier Reef! To distract predators away from their head, butterflyfish often wear a vertical black stripe over their eye and large black spot (an ‘eye spot’) near their caudal fin. Butterflyfish also display bright colours by turning side on and erecting their fins in a flash of yellow to a rival or a mate. Usually reef fish will have either yellow or blue markings because they are easiest to see underwater. Colour is advantageous to butterflyfishes during the day while they’re active, but at night could attract predators. To overcome this disadvantage, some, like the Raccoon Butterflyfish (Chaetodon lunula) can make its colour pigments (chromatophores) spaced further apart so its yellows turn to a dull grey.
FRIDAY FACTS #fridayfacts  Every colour, stripe, and pattern has a purpose on the Great Barrier Reef! To distract predators away from their head, butterflyfish often wear a vertical black stripe over their eye and large black spot (an ‘eye spot’) near their caudal fin. Butterflyfish also display bright colours by turning side on and erecting their fins in a flash of yellow to a rival or a mate. Usually reef fish will have either yellow or blue markings because they are easiest to see underwater. Colour is advantageous to butterflyfishes during the day while they’re active, but at night could attract predators. To overcome this disadvantage, some, like the Raccoon Butterflyfish (Chaetodon lunula) can make its colour pigments (chromatophores) spaced further apart so its yellows turn to a dull grey.