Coral Restoration Workshop

Dates: April 7 – 12, 2024

      • Learn coral “micro-fragmentation” and other techniques for restoration for all species at the Brinton Environmental Center Coral STEM training nursery and at the Plant a Million Corals new land-based facilities on Summerland Key, FL, USA with Dr. David Vaughan.
      • During this 4-day intensive workshop, you will learn all techniques necessary to conduct cutting-edge coral fragmentation, in a working land-based coral nursery.
      • Technologies covered include: nursery design and construction, sexual reproduction techniques for genetic diversification, field nursery and out planting operations, and snorkel excursions (weather permitting to monitor out plant sites (requires snorkeling equipment and basic swimming skills).


Scholarships Available!

Book cover of Active Coral Restoration

Up to 12 eligible students, interns, or demonstrated financial need.  Email for more information and eligibility.

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All Inclusive!

Includes dormitory housing with all meals for duration of workshop, signed copy of text book (Active Coral Restoration), and all field excursions.


This workshop is designed for aspiring and practicing coral technicians and may not be appropriate for minor students. Please contact for educational opportunities.


$1,200 or FREE! see scholarship info




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Phone:  772-216-0391

Email:  [email protected]