On April 21, Earth.Org had an online conversation with Erin Spencer,  a marine ecologist and National Geographic Explorer who has recently debuted a picture book, The World of Coral Reefs. As a National Geographic Explorer, she has travelled all over the world to learn how communities can work together to protect our ocean’s fisheries. Erin has also worked with a number of educational programmes to encourage young individuals in STEM fields in hopes to inspire the next generation of marine ecologists.

The World of Coral Reefs

In the fireside chat, we talked about several topics, including:

You can check out the full length video of Earth.Org ‘s conversation with Erin Spencer below:

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