are beautiful live animals that live under the sea. The can look like painted rocks,
colorful plants or jelly fingers. the abundance and diversity of coral life in the Coral
Sea and Great Barrier Reef made this dive trip very interesting.
Click on the thumbnails below to see enlarged pictures of some of the coral we
enjoyed on this trip.
Here you can see three Pink Anemonefish (one
very small one is in the lower left area) in a carpet of anemone. The surge of the water
is causing the edges of the anemone to turn up and you can see that the base or back of
the anemone is a beautiful shade of purple.
This is a small portion of reef called China
Wall. The coral life here was very diverse and richly populated. The fish you see is a
This shows some of the beautiful colors.
This is a really strange looking coral.
This piece of coral looks like a little
Christmas tree under water.
This a coral has an interesting color and
More really kewl stuff.
Bright red coral. I love it.
More thick variety of coral life with a very
colorful striped fish.