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Coral Reefs Fast Facts

Coral reefs are essential to healthy coasts and vibrant economies, playing a critical role in everything from protecting lives and property to supporting thousands of businesses. Climate change is the biggest threat to the world’s coral reefs, causing mass bleaching, among other things. $3.4BILLION VALUE: The total economic value of coral reef services for the U.S.—including fisheries, tourism, and coastal protection—is over $3.4 billion each year. 500MILLION PEOPLE: Worldwide, more than 500 million people depend on coral reefs for food, income, coastal protection, and more. $94MILLION SAVINGS: It’s estimated that coral reefs prevent $94 million in flood damages every year. The U.S. ranks in

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