2011 Philippine Biodiversity Expedition: Spectacular Coral Reefs of Anilao, Philippines
Footage from several stony coral dominated dive sites in the Anilao region of Batangas, Philippines.
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The Academy's expedition to the Philippines discovered unusual treasures at great depths.
Academy researcher Luiz Rocha is hunting invasive lionfish.
Scientists discuss the impact of the ocean's changing pH levels.
Academy scientists spent this past spring in the Philippines, documenting the country's rich biodiversity with local scientists. Their results hope to bolster conservation efforts in the area.
Meet some of the new species that Academy researchers discovered last year and understand why it's important to collect.