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Project Coral

Project Coral is an innovative, eco-STEM initiative that exposes youth to the world of scientific diving, 3-D printing and photogrammetry, coral reef restoration and conservation and leadership development and awareness of ocean-based STEM career pathways. This initiative prepares youth to be eco-champions in their own communities and eco-leaders for the world.

Participant benefits include:
Eco-Leadership development training
Increased knowledge of ocean and climate science
A deeper understanding of various marine science career paths
Extensive support and networking system comprised of peers, scientists and educators with common STEM interests
Expanded awareness of resources and opportunities, including future marine and geoscience opportunities and initiatives
Obtaining valuable information to be used in making college, as well as career decisions

Broader Impact:
Full participation of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Increased public scientific literacy and public engagement with science and technology and conservation activities
Development of a diverse, globally competitive STEM workforce
Increased economic competitiveness of the US
SCUBA/Scientific Diving
Participants are trained in SCUBA and scientific diving techniques to assist them with the exploration and assessment of coral health.

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