Corals are marine organisms, some of which secrete calcium carbonate to form a hard skeleton.
World Heritage Sites connected to 'Coral':
Aldabra Atoll Alejandro de Humboldt National Park Coral reefBelize Barrier Reef Brazilian Atlantic Islands Cocos Island "The rich coral reef, volcanic tunnels, caves, massifs and deeper waters surrounding Cocos Island are home to more than 30 species of coral" (wiki)Desembarco del Granma National Park Dorset and East Devon Coast Sunset star coral (found at Saw-tooth Ledges)East Rennell Great Barrier Reef Gulf of California Coral reef at Cabo Pulmo National Marine ParkHa Long Bay Coral reefsHenderson Island iSimangaliso Wetland Park coral reefsKomodo National Park Coral reefsLagoons of New Caledonia Lamu Old Town Lamu's Houses built in coral stoneLord Howe Island Ningaloo Coast Ogasawara Islands Papahanaumokuakea Phoenix Islands "one of the world’s last intact oceanic coral archipelago ecosystems" (AB ev)Pitons Management Area Rainforests of the Atsinanana coral reefs at Tambolo (UNEP-WCMC)Rock Islands fossil islands within RISL made up of coral reefs uplifted due to volcanic forces and eroded over millions of years (AB ev)Sian Ka'an
Socotra Archipelago "Marine life is very diverse and includes 283 species of
coral" (AB ev)Tubbataha Reefs Ujung Kulon National Park "The rich coral reefs of the Ujung Kulon coast are dominated by a small number of species that make up some 90% of the coral mass"
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