Summer's practically here and it's time to wear less clothing and more sunscreen, right?
Bet you didn't know that most sunscreens are seriously damaging corals and their already steep, uphill battle against bleaching. Read the blog post now! .
All photos, including this one, are taken by @hydro.chic, a Philippines local and rad underwater explorer.
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Hundreds of miles off the Philippine coast, an untouched oasis lies beneath the waves — the recently renamed Philippine Rise is one of the Philippine’s last and best chances to protect old-growth coral reefs. Here, pollution, destructive fishing and the effects of climate change have yet to effect the reef’s beauty and abundance. But, in a country where more than a million fishermen depend on healthy coral reefs and 54 percent of the reefs are already badly damaged, @oceanaphilippines is racing to get Philippine Rise legal safety today and protect it for years to come. Click the link in our bio to read more. : Oceana/UPLB #Philippines#PhilippineRise#BenhamBank#coralreefs#marinelife#oceans#coral#healthyoceans#StandForOceans
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