Updates from our Coral Research in the Seychelles

After months of meticulous work on Fregate Island, Seychelles, our 1 year-long coral restoration experiment comes to an end. Partnering on this project with Blancpain Ocean Commitment, we knew that Mineral Accretion Technology (MAT) would support the growth, health and survival of transplanted coral fragments.

May 15, 2022

Coral Nursery at Soneva Fushi in the making

We have been busy initiating our latest project here in the Maldives. Located on the stunning island of Soneva Fushi in the Baa Atoll, we’ve partnered with Soneva and Ark2030 to build what will be one of the largest coral nurseries in the world powered by mineral accretion technology (MAT).

Mar 10, 2022

Soneva and Coralive embark on Project to Launch One of the World’s Largest Coral Nurseries

October 27, 2021. Soneva has launched an ambitious programme to restore coral reef systems and create a coral hub for the Maldives. A partnership between the Soneva Foundation, the Swiss environmental organisation Coralive and the global ecosystem restoration organisation Ark2030, the project aims to protect and regenerate this vital marine habitat

Oct 29, 2021

Scaling up coral restoration around Fregate Island

Fregate Island, Blancpain and Coralive.org are pleased to announce the release of the latest short film on their experimental coral restoration initiative, a project that is part of their long-standing Ocean Commitment program to restore and preserve the marine environment in the Seychelles.

Sep 23, 2021

Novus Bank confirms Charity Partnership with Coralive

Innovative fintech app and debit card, Novus, has announced its partnership with a number of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and charities as part of its mission to generate positive social and environmental impact from everyday spending.

Aug 24, 2021

Taking our Maldives project to a new dimension

With the project season 2020/21 coming to an end, our arrival in the Maldives is a synonym of an exciting event since our biggest coral project just evolved into the creation of our first marine education & research center. Three years ago… The first time we came to the Maadhunifaru lagoon located in the north

May 12, 2021

Collecting data to design better coral restoration projects

We are back on Fregate Island in the Seychelles for the 3rd phase of our coral restoration project to continue our research and conservation work on the local reef supported by the Mineral Accretion Technology (MAT). This time we will focus on finding the most cost efficient way to power and maintain electrified reef structures.

Mar 14, 2021

Marine Biology Master Student Position on Fregate, Seychelles

CORAL RESTORATION STUDY SUPPORTED BY MINERAL ACCRETION TECHNOLOGY (CHARGING REEF STRUCTURES 24 HRS VS 12 HRS DAYTIME VS 12 HRS NIGHTTIME) Location: Fregate Island Private, Seychelles Renowned conservation retreat Fregate Island Private and Coralive.org are pleased to announce a year-long Master’s Research Position at Fregate Island Private in collaboration with luxury Swiss watchmaker, Blancpain.

Aug 31, 2020

Conservation around Fregate Island

Since 2018, Blancpain and Fregate Island Private have joined forces to study, restore and preserve the marine environment around the island. Coralive.org and BlueNomads.org led the field projects with additional support from the Green Islands Foundation, and the Seychelles Conservation and Climate Adaptation Trust.

May 09, 2020

Carbon Neutral Flights

As an international organization, we happen to fly quite a bit in order to get to our project locations. Often times we get confronted how we comprehend this rather contradictory fact of producing CO2 and help corals to regrow that are suffering due to elevated levels of CO2 in the atmosphere in the first place.

Apr 21, 2020