Coral Propagation 101: Getting Started

Coral Propagation 101: Getting Started

Growing live corals is a rewarding experience, but it can be intimidating to get started. If you’re interested in cultivating a reef of your own, you’ll need to know the basics of the aquaculture practice known as fragmentation, or “fragging.” Most individuals find...
Successful Coral Propagation with Micro-Fragging

Successful Coral Propagation with Micro-Fragging

Studies have shown that aquaculture can play an important role in restoring reefs and encouraging biodiversity. Most reefers are familiar with the fragmenting, or “fragging” process, in which 3 square centimeters or more are removed from live coral to be used as...