View Full Version : Divers Explore Previously Unseen Coral Reefs in Hawaii

09-09-2009, 22:43
"HONOLULU Scientists over the past month explored coral reefs in the remote Northwestern Hawaiian Islands that until recently were considered too deep for scuba divers to reach.
Divers swam among previously unseen reefs as deep as 250 feet during a monthlong research trip to the islands by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration vessel Hiialakai..."

Hawaii researchers explore previously unseen coral - Yahoo! News (http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090909/ap_on_sc/us_sci_hawaii_rare_dive)

The marine monument is called the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument.