The Wider Image: The race to save the coral of the Caribbean
Polyps on an Orbicella faveolata (Mountainous Star Coral) are closed as the coral rests in a laboratory at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium in Sarasota, Florida, U.S. August 12, 2019. This species of coral is very susceptible to Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD). REUTERS/Lucas Jackson SEARCH "JACKSON CORAL" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.