Here are some underwater photos taken by volunteers during monitoring training and events.
Leptastrea pupurea: Commonly found on Guam’s reef flats in small patches like this
Algae! Caulerpa, Sargassum, Padina, Halimeda
Padina: Fan-like brown algae species
Volunteers found this crab in their transect
Tridacna maxima (Giant Clam)
Pavona species aka Lettuce Coral.
Sea urchins often burrow in corals like this.
This Linckia laevigata is often found on Guam’s reef flats.
Can you spot the Bohadschia argus?
Culcita novaguineae aka “pin cushion star fish”
Holothuria leucospilota says “You can find me sticking out from under coral colonies or large rocks”
Hello there, Actinopyga echinites!
Porites massive: Commonly spotted at various reef flats