text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
Discoveries
design element
Discoveries
Search Discoveries
About Discoveries
Discoveries by Research Area
Arctic & Antarctic
Astronomy & Space
Biology
Chemistry & Materials
Computing
Earth & Environment
Education
Engineering
Mathematics
Nanoscience
People & Society
Physics
 

Email this pagePrint this page
All Images

Discovery
Life on a Coral Reef: Insult Is (Sometimes) Added to Injury

Back to article | Note about images

Giant barrel sponges off Little Cayman Island in the Caribbean next to a researcher.

Giant barrel sponges off Little Cayman Island in the Caribbean dwarf researchers.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (4.5 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Scientists research chemical defenses in tube sponges off Little Cayman Island.

Scientists research chemical defenses in tube sponges off Little Cayman Island.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (4.1 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Close up of an orange sponge

Predatory fish prevent orange sponges from smothering corals.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (2.9 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Sponge growth experiment underway on Conch Reef, Key Largo, Florida.

A sponge growth experiment underway on Conch Reef, Key Largo, Fla.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (6.1 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Diver surveys a gray tube sponge with "bite marks" from angelfish

A gray tube sponge with "bite marks" from angelfish off Grand Cayman Island.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (3.8 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Reef-building corals overgrown by orange sponges on an overfished reef off Martinique.

Reef-building corals overgrown by orange sponges on an overfished reef off Martinique.

Credit: Joe Pawlik, UNCW


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (5.5 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.



Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page