Other formats available (will launch in separate window):

Quicktime, 160x120, 2.1 Mb
Quicktime, 320x240, 3.9 Mb
Windows Media, 160x120, 2 Mb
Windows Media, 320x240, 3.9 Mb

You may need to download: Quicktime exit icon | Windows Media exit icon


Deep-water reef communities form important feeding and spawning habitat for large predators such as snowy grouper. Video courtesy of Lophelia II 2008: Deepwater Coral Expedition: Reefs, Rigs, and Wrecks.

Related Links

Lophelia II 2008

Lophelia II 2008: Sept 26 Log

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery