REEF Database Stats

Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia and Pacific NorthwestHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-Pacific
Total Number of Surveys
13163030271145844903107933721015118
Total Number of Species
800423382454864214325877
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85)Copper Rockfish (55)Saddle Wrasse (92.3)King Angelfish (86.5)Regal Angelfish (76.2)Cunner (68.2)Slippery Dick (79.2)Moorish Idol (82.2)
Blue Tang (84.9)Lingcod (54.3)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (86.6)Mexican Hogfish (82.7)Moorish Idol (75.1)Winter Flounder (47.5)Belted Sandfish (78)Blacklip Butterflyfish (75.4)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81.1)Sunflower Star (52.6)Raccoon Butterflyfish (86.1)Barberfish (75.6)Lemonpeel Angelfish (75.1)Rock Gunnel (26)Black Sea Bass (77.9)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (74.6)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.8)Painted Greenling (51)Manybar Goatfish (85.6)Flag Cabrilla (69.5)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (74.8)Pollock (25.3)Tomtate (72)Orange-lined Triggerfish (72.9)
French Grunt (74.5)Plumose Anemone (48.9)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.8)Panamic Sergeant Major (68.3)Manybar Goatfish (72.5)Striped Bass (23.4)Cubbyu (65.6)Three-spot Dascyllus (72.9)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.3)Blackeye Goby (48)Moorish Idol (82.4)Scissortail Damselfish (67)Two-spined Angelfish (70.5)Grubby Sculpin (22.1)Bank Sea Bass (65.4)Manybar Goatfish (68.6)
Sergeant Major (70)Kelp Greenling (46.4)Bird Wrasse (81.2)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.3)Bullethead Parrotfish (69)Sea Raven (19.4)Spottail Pinfish (64.8)Regal Angelfish (67.8)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.7)California Sea Cucumber (46.2)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.2)Pacific Creole Fish (64.3)Bird Wrasse (68)Black Sea Bass (15.8)Great Barracuda (57.4)Brushtail Tang (66.1)
Yellowtail Snapper (69.4)Striped Seaperch (43.1)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.3)Balloonfish (57.3)Brushtail Tang (67.1)Summer Flounder (15.7)Seaweed Blenny (50.6)Pinktail Triggerfish (61.9)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.2)Pile Perch (40.3)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (78.8)Giant Damselfish adult (56.7)Orange-lined Triggerfish (66.6)Winter Skate (15)Sheepshead (50)Bicolor Angelfish (61.9)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (395)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (189)Airport Beach/Kahekili Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (260)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)White Wall (aka Channel, Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (387)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (91)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Nudi Rock/Tank Rock/Tug Boat/Tonka, Misool (237)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (357)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (180)Manta Ray Bay / Honokohau FRA / Naia, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (243)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (136)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (386)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (86)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (118)Critter Circus/Circus 1 2 & 3 Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (229)
Something Special, Bonaire (352)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (161)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)Swanne Reef, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (135)E-6 (Cathedrals and North Wall), Bligh Water (361)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (83)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (96)Magic Mountain, Misool (209)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (347)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (154)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (236)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (127)Coral Corner ( Vatu-i-ra ), Bligh Water (350)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (77)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (91)Whale Rock, Misool (198)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (343)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (140)Honolua Bay MLCD, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (235)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (124)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (335)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (74)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Nailaka (Pulau Run), Banda Islands (Bandaneira - Lontar -  Hatta) (191)
Front Porch (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (341)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (139)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)El Bajo del Christo Los Arcos (Puerto Vallarta), s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (122)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (327)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (72)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (82)Malcom Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (189)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (320)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (139)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)West End - Los Islotes, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Jim's Alley (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (324)Nubble Light, York, Maine (70)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (78)Pulau Maopora East Tip, Wetar - Reong - Nyata - Romang (187)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (311)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (138)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (119)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (322)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (68)Schurz Wreck, North Carolina (76)Hukurila Cave, Ambon (186)
Red Slave, Bonaire (300)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (129)Lone Tree Arch / Freeze Face Cave, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (226)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (119)Mt. Mutiny / Hi-8, Bligh Water (319)Stonington Point, Connecticut (67)Papoose (bow section), North Carolina (76)Pohon Kelapa (Gili Manuk), Isolated Banda Sea Islands (180)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (291)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (129)Makena Landing, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (225)Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (117)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (316)Avery Point (Groton), Connecticut (64)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (75)Kampung Ai, Banda Islands (Bandaneira - Lontar -  Hatta) (177)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2815)Georgia Arrow (874)Patricia Richardson (1046)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (166)Joseph Mangiafico (224)Dave Grenda (153)Janet Eyre (37)
Dave Grenda (2251)Janna Nichols (794)MJ Farr (957)Karen Vactor (172)Dave Grenda (123)Jason D. Feick (188)Lee Moore (49)Pam Wade (24)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (625)Don Judy (847)Pam Wade (156)Kreg Martin (91)Eric Heupel (142)Raymond Rhodes (46)Franklin Neal (24)
Franklin Neal (1808)Randall Tyle (609)Judith Cucco (603)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (56)Michael Murphy (134)Sarah Goldman (40)Cassandra Neal (17)
Dee Scarr (1496)Thomas Nicodemus (601)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (111)Christy Semmens (42)John Feehan (111)James Brooke (35)Steve Coker (6)
Michael Phelan (1442)Valerie Lyttle (520)Janet Eyre (596)Robert Reavis (95)MJ Farr (38)Suzanne Rose (93)Sallie Behrend (35)Lillian Kenney (4)
Linda Schillinger (1279)Claude Nichols (490)Rick Long (526)Jonathan Lavan (87)Sheryl Shea (37)Clive R. Wood (91)Erin Burge (34)Janet Camp (4)
Lillian Kenney (1249)Kawika Chetron (487)Fred Litt (387)Walter Briney (85)Peter Fox (35)Scott Holland (80)Scott Fowler (31)Kreg Martin (2)
Laddie Akins (1237)Todd Cliff (469)Karen Ella Levy (277)Sandra Percell (83)Sue Manning (35)Eileen Byrne (70)Ralph Rogers (29) ()
Sheryl Shea (1156)John Wolfe (466)Florence Bahr (276)Martin Levy (73)Douglas Harder (25)Amy Maurer (70)Arnold Postell (28) ()
Linda Ridley (1151)Mike Delaney (425)Michael Fausnaugh (268)Dave Grenda (72)Barbara Anderson (25)Andrew Urh (68)Stephen J Vinitsky (28) ()
Judie Clee (1142)Phil Green (389)Liz Foote (237)Christy Semmens (62)Jeff Haines (24)Jim Drew (56)Laddie Akins (25) ()
Bruce Purdy (1036)Don Gordon (369)Nanette Harter (204)Jeff Holmes (60)Laurel Fulton (22)Ted Maney (49)Carol Grant (25) ()
Rob McCall (1029)Carl Gwinn (365)Douglas Harder (171)Paul Humann (57)Sally Davies (21)Stella Martin (44)Mark Hooper (23) ()
Patricia Chandler (903)Doug Biffard (358)Bob Ragains (149)Barbara Anderson (56)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Tom Bergendahl (44)Roger Skillman (19) ()
Joyce Schulke (852)Vince Furnari (346)Michael Rineer (145)Chris Ostrom (55)Neil Ericsson (19)Richard Curtin (36)Jeff Haines (17) ()
Douglas Harder (850)Doug Miller (345)Robin Newbold (138)Daniel Richards (42)Martin Levy (18)Peter Marck (32)Michael Paller (16) ()
Leslie Whaylen Clift (798)Stanley Kurowski (331)Marc Adler (134)Adam Cherson (41)Karen Florini (16)Michael Patterson (31)Charlotte Johnson (14) ()
David Kerridge (757)Betty Bastai (316)Kent Harder (128)Kreg Martin (41)Gerard Powers (16)Anna Krowczynska (28)Brenda Hitt (14) ()
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Keith Rootsaert (311)Jeanne Dunning (127)Lillian Kenney (41)Dennis Bensen (16)Michael MacDonald (27)Lillian Kenney (14) ()
Tracey Griffin (736)Tim Renz (304)Neil Rhoads (123)Alvaro Segura (38)Clare McEachin (15)John Irza (22)Alex Score (14) ()
Jessica Armacost (691)Jackie De Haven (284)Michele Vaughn (118)Neil Ericsson (37)Donna Brown (15)Christopher Ranney (21)Roy Dale Swing (13) ()
Tracy Siani (632)Cindy Molitor (284)James Vaughn (118)Karen Garcia (36)Jane Bixby (14)Holly Bourbon (20)Cathy Sakas (11) ()
Cathy Coughlin (629)David Jennings (279)Lynn Hodgson (114)Karen Florini (36)Penny Hall (14)Keith Kelly (20)Katie Rowe (11) ()
Jean Kirkpatrick (598)David Todd (255)Dave Grenda (108)Patricia Broom (34)Nancy Perez (14)Bob Michelson (19)Michael Phelan (10) ()

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