How do oysters attach to a reef?

Answer Oysters literally glue themselves to aquatic reefs, adding themselves to a community of thousands of other oysters, by excreting cement from a kind of foot.Oyster ReefsThe Maryland Department of Na... Read More »

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How to Tie a Reef Knot?

The reef knot is a basic knot with the primary purpose of joining together two ropes of equal thickness in a flat and non-high strain situation. It is also known as the square knot, and sometimes a... Read More »

How to Reef a Sail?

In high wind situations knowing how to reef a sail, or reduce the surface area exposed to the wind, can be a boat-saving procedure. Reefing, or shortening, a sail can allow you to maintain control ... Read More »

DIY Reef Lights?

Fish and organisms living in salt-water aquariums require a certain amount of lighting for optimal health. This is especially true if the aquarium is home to real corals that are photosensitive and... Read More »

Where are the Minos Reef located?

The Minos Reef is located in northern Mozambique, Africa. It is a unique freshwater lake where exotic corals and other marine life can be viewed. Divers interested in cichlid fishes frequent the ar... Read More »