U.S. Virgin Islands

The Nature Conservancy
Strengthening Coastal Resilience through Coral Reef Restoration (VI)
Restore coral reef habitat across 150 acres of marine protected area in East End Marine Park, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands using a restoration approach that combines the culture and out planting of multiple species of corals produced and a comprehensive monitoring program to promote effective restoration. Project will strengthen coastal and community resilience to extreme weather, waves and flooding while expanding habitat for ecologically, commercially and recreationally important fisheries.