Scientists discover hidden deep-sea coral reef off South Carolina Coast

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


Little is known about the natural resources of the deep ocean off the United States’ Southeast coast from Virginia to Georgia, so Deep Search 2018 was created to learn more by exploring the deep sea ecosystems.

In South Carolina, 160 miles off Charleston’s coast a giant deep-sea coral reef system has been hiding for thousands of years. The chief scientist who helped make the discovery called it unbelievable…

Read Full Article; CNN (08-28-2018)