REEF Database Stats

Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia, Pacific Northwest and AlaskaHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-Pacific
Total Number of Surveys
13502730888151724946119334501020251
Total Number of Species
8064233854549062153261145
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85.1)Copper Rockfish (54.9)Saddle Wrasse (92.1)King Angelfish (86.4)Regal Angelfish (77.1)Cunner (67.5)Slippery Dick (79)Moorish Idol (79.3)
Blue Tang (84.9)Lingcod (54)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (86.1)Mexican Hogfish (82.7)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (76.2)Winter Flounder (47)Belted Sandfish (77.9)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (76.5)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81.2)Sunflower Star (52)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.8)Barberfish (75.6)Moorish Idol (75.4)Rock Gunnel (26.5)Black Sea Bass (77.9)Three-spot Dascyllus (74.9)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.9)Painted Greenling (51)Manybar Goatfish (85.7)Flag Cabrilla (69.3)Lemonpeel Angelfish (74.6)Pollock (25)Tomtate (71.7)Blacklip Butterflyfish (68.5)
French Grunt (74.6)Plumose Anemone (49.1)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.8)Panamic Sergeant Major (68.2)Manybar Goatfish (73.1)Striped Bass (23)Cubbyu (65.3)Orange-lined Triggerfish (66.5)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.5)Blackeye Goby (48)Moorish Idol (82.7)Scissortail Damselfish (67)Two-spined Angelfish (71.8)Grubby Sculpin (22.8)Bank Sea Bass (65.1)Manybar Goatfish (64.1)
Sergeant Major (70.1)California Sea Cucumber (46.4)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.4)Bullethead Parrotfish (70.5)Sea Raven (19)Spottail Pinfish (64.5)Clark's Anemonefish (63.7)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.8)Kelp Greenling (46.1)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.3)Pacific Creole Fish (64.3)Brushtail Tang (69.7)Black Sea Bass (15.9)Great Barracuda (57.3)Crescent Wrasse (58.2)
Yellowtail Snapper (69.4)Striped Seaperch (43.1)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.7)Balloonfish (57.3)Orange-lined Triggerfish (69)Summer Flounder (15.4)Seaweed Blenny (50.4)Bicolor Angelfish (57.8)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.3)Pile Perch (40)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (78.3)Giant Damselfish adult (56.5)Bird Wrasse (68.6)Winter Skate (14.7)Sheepshead (50)Reticulated Dascyllus (56.6)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (398)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (193)Airport Beach/Kahekili Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (260)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (411)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (91)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Lembata/Kawula Ferry Pier, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (334)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (374)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (183)Manta Ray Bay (off airport) / Honokohau FRA / Manta Heaven / Naia, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (244)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (136)White Wall (aka Channel, Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (387)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (86)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (118)Pomana Kecil, Flores - Besar (and adj. islands) (327)
Something Special, Bonaire (355)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (165)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (237)Swanne Reef, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (135)E-6 (Cathedrals and North Wall), Bligh Water (377)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (83)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (96)Watu Waratun Village / Wrassedemonium, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (302)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (348)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (154)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (128)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (364)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (77)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (91)Sizzler, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (296)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (345)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (141)Honolua Bay MLCD, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (235)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (124)Coral Corner ( Vatu-i-ra ), Bligh Water (362)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (74)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Watu Warawutun Point, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (273)
Front Porch (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (342)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (140)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)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (359)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (72)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (82)Terbang Utara (North Terbang), Damar (267)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (322)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (139)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)West End - Los Islotes, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (349)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (71)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (78)Watu Warawuntun North, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (264)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (310)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (138)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Mt. Mutiny / Hi-8, Bligh Water (348)Nubble Light, York, Maine (70)Schurz Wreck, North Carolina (76)Bay of Reong (Wetar), Wetar - Reong - Nyata - Romang (243)
Red Slave, Bonaire (300)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (129)Turtle Pinnacle/Turtle Towers/North of Honokohau Harbor Entrance/Terrapin Station/Turtle Pai, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (119)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (332)Stonington Point, Connecticut (68)Papoose (bow section), North Carolina (76)Bacatan Wall, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (241)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (294)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (129)Place of Refuge/Puuhonua o Honaunau/Two Step, South Kona Coast (Cook Pt./Kealakekua Bay - Ka Lae/South Point) (226)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (119)Vatu Vai (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (331)Avery Point (Groton), Connecticut (64)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (75)Nudi Rock/Tank Rock/Tug Boat/Tonka, Misool (237)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2815)Georgia Arrow (887)Patricia Richardson (1085)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (204)Joseph Mangiafico (247)Dave Grenda (153)Janet Eyre (106)
Dave Grenda (2336)Janna Nichols (805)MJ Farr (1008)Karen Vactor (172)Dave Grenda (123)Jason D. Feick (189)Lee Moore (49)Pam Wade (26)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (639)Don Judy (861)Pam Wade (156)Kreg Martin (91)John Feehan (157)Raymond Rhodes (46)Franklin Neal (24)
Franklin Neal (1869)Randall Tyle (614)Judith Cucco (638)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (60)Eric Heupel (142)Sarah Goldman (40)Laura Raffin (22)
Dee Scarr (1513)Thomas Nicodemus (604)Janet Eyre (620)Brice Semmens (111)Christy Semmens (42)Michael Murphy (139)Sallie Behrend (35)Cassandra Neal (20)
Michael Phelan (1442)Valerie Lyttle (550)Kathleen Malasky (602)Robert Reavis (98)Franklin Neal (39)Suzanne Rose (93)James Brooke (35)Barbara Anderson (13)
Lillian Kenney (1310)Claude Nichols (500)Rick Long (528)Jonathan Lavan (87)MJ Farr (38)Clive R. Wood (91)Erin Burge (34)Janet Camp (11)
Linda Schillinger (1279)Kawika Chetron (487)Fred Litt (391)Walter Briney (85)Sheryl Shea (37)Scott Holland (80)Scott Fowler (31)Sheryl Shea (11)
Laddie Akins (1237)Todd Cliff (478)Karen Ella Levy (277)Sandra Percell (83)Peter Fox (35)Amy Maurer (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Steve Coker (6)
Sheryl Shea (1158)John Wolfe (471)Florence Bahr (276)Daniel Richards (74)Sue Manning (35)Eileen Byrne (70)Arnold Postell (28)Kreg Martin (4)
Linda Ridley (1151)Mike Delaney (437)Michael Fausnaugh (272)Martin Levy (73)Cassandra Neal (33)Andrew Urh (68)Stephen J Vinitsky (28)Lillian Kenney (4)
Judie Clee (1142)Don Gordon (414)Liz Foote (237)Dave Grenda (72)Barbara Anderson (25)Jim Drew (56)Laddie Akins (25)Allan Melnychuk (2)
Bruce Purdy (1036)Phil Green (389)Nanette Harter (204)Christy Semmens (62)Douglas Harder (25)Ted Maney (49)Carol Grant (25)Noelle Melnychuk (1)
Rob McCall (1029)Carl Gwinn (366)Douglas Harder (171)Jeff Holmes (60)Jeff Haines (24)Stella Martin (44)Mark Hooper (23)Alice Ribbens (1)
Douglas Harder (947)Doug Miller (362)Bob Ragains (149)Paul Humann (57)Laurel Fulton (22)Tom Bergendahl (44)Roger Skillman (19) ()
Patricia Chandler (929)Doug Biffard (362)Marc Adler (148)Barbara Anderson (56)Sally Davies (21)Richard Curtin (36)Jeff Haines (17) ()
Joyce Schulke (881)Vince Furnari (346)Michael Rineer (147)Chris Ostrom (55)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Peter Marck (32)Michael Paller (16) ()
Tracey Griffin (800)Stanley Kurowski (334)Kent Harder (142)Lillian Kenney (41)Neil Ericsson (19)Michael Patterson (31)Lillian Kenney (14) ()
Leslie Whaylen Clift (799)Keith Rootsaert (319)Robin Newbold (138)Adam Cherson (41)Martin Levy (18)Anna Krowczynska (28)Alex Score (14) ()
David Kerridge (778)Betty Bastai (318)Dennis Bensen (137)Kreg Martin (41)Karen Florini (16)Michael MacDonald (27)Charlotte Johnson (14) ()
Kim White (752)Tim Renz (304)Jeanne Dunning (134)Alvaro Segura (38)Gerard Powers (16)John Irza (22)Brenda Hitt (14) ()
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Cindy Molitor (299)Neil Rhoads (123)Neil Ericsson (37)Dennis Bensen (16)Christopher Ranney (21)Roy Dale Swing (13) ()
Jessica Armacost (703)Jackie De Haven (299)Michele Vaughn (118)Karen Garcia (36)Donna Brown (15)Keith Kelly (20)Cathy Sakas (11) ()
Tracy Siani (633)David Jennings (287)James Vaughn (118)Karen Florini (36)Clare McEachin (15)Holly Bourbon (20)Katie Rowe (11) ()
Cathy Coughlin (629)David Todd (272)Lynn Hodgson (114)Patricia Broom (34)Jane Bixby (14)Bob Michelson (19)Michael Phelan (10) ()

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