Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsRoberts, M. J., & Wicks L.
Access Year2011
DescriptionLophelia.org is run by J Murray Roberts and Laura Wicks at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland.
CityEdinburgh, Scotland

Think of coral reefs and you imagine warm, shallow tropical seas, not the cold, dark waters of the deep ocean. Now the deep ocean's best-kept secrets are being revealed - ancient coral ecosystems hidden from view at great depths. Lophelia.org is an information resource on the cold-water coral ecosystems of the deep ocean.