Transparent water of the quiet lagoon near the Maldivian island.
Maldives is probably one of the best dive sites in the whole planet for coral reef diving. Beyond their stunning colors, coral reefs are underwater structures grouped in tiny colonies of millions of small animals. Often called �rainforest of the ocean� coral reefs create some of the most diverse ecosystems on Earth, including Maldives. In fact, Maldives is completely made up of atolls and coral structures.
For instance, did you know that coral reefs occupy less than 0,1% of the world�s ocean surface, yet they provide a roof for 25% of all marine species? Once again, science and statistics join together to impress us with an amazing curiosity. Furthermore, coral reefs in Maldives provide a save hideaway from the predatory to the smaller species of the marine life, such as fishes, worms, sponges or crustaceans.
Maldives Coral Islands
With around 2000 coral reefs, sandbars and coral outcrops, Maldives...