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
156399375571780360471941435012243418
Total Number of Species
8514633964819682303411908
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (84.7)Copper Rockfish (54.9)Saddle Wrasse (91.9)King Angelfish (84.3)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (77.5)Cunner (66.5)Slippery Dick (79.4)Moorish Idol (80.1)
Blue Tang (84.6)Lingcod (51.5)Manybar Goatfish (85.7)Mexican Hogfish (81.6)Regal Angelfish (76.4)Winter Flounder (46)Black Sea Bass (79.2)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (76.9)
Stoplight Parrotfish (80.9)Plumose Anemone (51.1)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.7)Barberfish (74)Brushtail Tang (73.7)Rock Gunnel (26.1)Belted Sandfish (76.8)Orange-lined Triggerfish (72.5)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.8)Painted Greenling (50.7)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (85.1)Panamic Sergeant Major (65.5)Manybar Goatfish (73)Pollock (25.7)Tomtate (73.4)Blacklip Butterflyfish (72.1)
French Grunt (74.9)California Sea Cucumber (49.4)Moorish Idol (83.5)Flag Cabrilla (65.1)Moorish Idol (71.4)Grubby Sculpin (24)Spottail Pinfish (66.1)Three-spot Dascyllus (70.3)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.7)Blackeye Goby (48.6)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavender Surgeonfish (82.4)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (65)Lemonpeel Angelfish (70.5)Striped Bass (21)Cubbyu (64.3)Brushtail Tang (66.8)
Sergeant Major (70.2)Sunflower Star (47.1)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.2)Scissortail Chromis (63.4)Two-spined Angelfish (70.4)American Lobster (18.4)Bank Sea Bass (63.3)Manybar Goatfish (65.9)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.5)Kelp Greenling (45)Bird Wrasse (81.8)Pacific Creolefish (62.2)Bullethead Parrotfish (Pacific) (70.3)Sea Raven (17.9)Great Barracuda (59.4)Reticulated Dascyllus (65.8)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.2)Striped Seaperch (44.1)Orangespine Unicornfish (81.2)Spinster Wrasse (54)Orange-lined Triggerfish (69.6)Black Sea Bass (16.1)Seaweed Blenny (53.3)Regal Angelfish (62.4)
Redband Parrotfish (69.1)Pile Perch (39)Orangeband Surgeonfish (76.8)Cortez Damselfish adult (53.8)Golden Damsel (67.9)Summer Flounder (16)Atlantic Spadefish (50.1)Crescent Wrasse (62.4)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (412)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (208)Kahekili Beach/Old Airport Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (263)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (147)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (445)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (112)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (141)Watu Waratun / Wara Wuntun Village / Wrassedemonium / Lava Flow / Black Sand Wall, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (585)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (411)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (184)Outside Honokohau Harbor South / Naia / Ripoff Reef, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (249)Swanne / Suwannee Reef / Swanee River, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (141)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (444)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (98)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Christmas (aka Tim's) Rock, Triton Bay (475)
Something Special, Bonaire (385)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (173)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (242)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (441)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (95)AR-386 Hyde Dredge Wreck, North Carolina (129)Mucky Mosaic / Mucky Mosque, Alor (incl. Buaya - Kepa - Ternate - Pura Islands) (471)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (357)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (159)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (241)Shark Bay, Wolfe (133)Lion's Den (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (429)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (95)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (124)Hole in One, Triton Bay (454)
Front Porch Bonaire (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (353)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (153)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (129)Vatu Vai (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (428)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (94)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (108)Pak Yan's Village / Village of Happy Kids / Kampung Anak Senang / Tanjung Yan Village, Alor (incl. Buaya - Kepa - Ternate - Pura Islands) (447)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (347)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (148)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (235)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (127)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (423)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (93)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (97)Little Komodo, Triton Bay (442)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (334)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (147)Honolua Bay MLCD, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (235)El Lavadero (Las Animas), Isla Salsipuedes, Isla las Animas, Isla San Lorenzo (127)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (416)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (89)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (91)Batu Jeruk (Orange Rock), Triton Bay (441)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (317)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (145)Pyramid Pinnacles / Pyramid Drop-Off / Pinnacles, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (234)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (123)Two Thumbs Up (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (406)Nubble Light, York, Maine (80)Papoose (bow section), North Carolina (90)Wickham (Vangunu) Island East and West Point, New Georgia Group Islands (440)
Prince Albert Wreck, Roatan (309)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (141)Garden Eel Cove / Manta Ray Bay (dive off airport), South Kohala Coast (Kawaihae Harbor - Keahole Pt.) (233)El Bajo del Christo Los Arcos (Puerto Vallarta), s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (122)Coral Corner / Pure Magic (Vatu-i-ra), Bligh Water (402)Stonington Point, Connecticut (79)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Kurkap Seamont, Kai Islands; Watubela and Gorong Archipelagos (437)
Red Slave, Bonaire (304)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (140)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (233)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (122)Vatu-i-ra Island Site A, Bligh Water (396)Lanesville Shore, Massachusetts (78)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (86)Wainilu, Rinca and Komodo (and adj. islands) (430)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Dave Grenda (2941)Don Gordon (980)Patricia Richardson (1364)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (240)Joseph Mangiafico (410)Dave Grenda (164)Janet Eyre (739)
Peter Leahy (2842)Rhoda Green (937)MJ Farr (1269)Pam Wade (205)Kreg Martin (129)Jason D. Feick (316)Lee Moore (53)Lillian Kenney (164)
Franklin Neal (2135)Georgia Arrow (930)Don Judy (878)Karen Vactor (172)Dave Grenda (123)Michael Murphy (202)Stephen Campbell (49)Janet Camp (162)
Linda Baker (2131)Janna Nichols (922)Judith Cucco (877)Annette Felix (150)Lillian Kenney (100)John Feehan (159)Stephen J Vinitsky (46)Pam Wade (143)
Lillian Kenney (1574)Thomas Nicodemus (763)Janet Eyre (620)Brice Semmens (145)Sue Manning (100)Eric Heupel (142)Raymond Rhodes (46)Kreg Martin (134)
Dee Scarr (1514)Randall Tyle (712)Kathleen Malasky (602)Robert Reavis (145)Christy Semmens (88)Suzanne Rose (103)Frank Krasovec (44)Alice Ribbens (126)
Michael Phelan (1442)Todd Cliff (647)Rick Long (528)Beth Bruton (124)Laurel Fulton (50)Andrew Urh (102)Sarah Goldman (40)Chuck Curry (110)
Linda Schillinger (1343)Valerie Lyttle (580)Fred Litt (391)Jonathan Lavan (104)Franklin Neal (39)Scott Holland (94)Sallie Behrend (37)Barbara Anderson (94)
Douglas Harder (1321)Claude Nichols (557)Dennis Bensen (318)Christy Semmens (96)MJ Farr (38)Clive R. Wood (91)James Brooke (35)Sue Manning (91)
Laddie Akins (1315)Doug Miller (553)Michael Fausnaugh (282)Daniel Richards (91)Sheryl Shea (37)Eileen Byrne (70)Erin Burge (34)Fred Hartner (90)
Sheryl Shea (1210)John Wolfe (494)Karen Ella Levy (277)Dave Grenda (89)Kenny Tidwell (36)Amy Maurer (70)Scott Fowler (31)Christy Semmens (88)
Linda Ridley (1167)Kawika Chetron (487)Florence Bahr (276)Walter Briney (85)Sarah Brooks (36)Tom Bergendahl (67)Ralph Rogers (29)Cathleen Burns (82)
Kim White (1152)Cindy Molitor (449)Liz Foote (238)Sandra Percell (83)Peter Fox (35)Jim Drew (60)Arnold Postell (28)Cassandra Neal (71)
Judie Clee (1142)Doug Biffard (444)Nanette Harter (204)Carol Cox (75)Cassandra Neal (34)Ted Maney (58)Laddie Akins (25)Tracey Griffin (65)
Tracey Griffin (1119)Mike Delaney (438)Ronald Wolfe (179)Martin Levy (73)Alice Ribbens (31)Stella Martin (44)Carol Grant (25)William Ribbens (63)
Patricia Chandler (1114)Carl Gwinn (414)Robert Brennan (176)Barbara Anderson (70)William Ribbens (30)Alex Brett (41)Mark Hooper (23)Martin Levy (61)
Bruce Purdy (1036)Phil Green (404)Douglas Harder (171)Jeff Holmes (60)Brice Semmens (30)Richard Curtin (36)Roger Skillman (21)Byron Bishop (61)
Rob McCall (1029)David Todd (388)Marc Adler (163)Kreg Martin (59)Gregg Cline (29)Peter Marck (32)Jeff Haines (17)Jet Long (59)
Kathie Comerford (969)Stanley Kurowski (382)Jeanne Dunning (159)Paul Humann (57)Carol Cline (28)Michael Patterson (31)Michael Paller (16)Kathryn Doane (51)
David Kerridge (917)Jackie Myers (365)Kent Harder (154)Chris Ostrom (55)Janna Nichols (28)Michelle Urh (31)Lillian Kenney (14)Shirley Westcott (50)
Joyce Schulke (917)Ed Gullekson (355)Bob Ragains (149)Janet Eyre (48)Jonathan Lavan (27)Michael MacDonald (30)Alex Score (14)Franklin Neal (48)
Leslie Whaylen Clift (799)Vince Furnari (346)Michael Rineer (147)Brenda Hitt (44)Douglas Harder (25)Daniel Hedrick (30)Charlotte Johnson (14)Kenny Tidwell (47)
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Callie Mack (331)Robin Newbold (138)Itziar Aretxaga Mendez (43)Chuck Curry (25)Anna Krowczynska (28)Brenda Hitt (14)Mimi Hayakawa (38)
Jessica Armacost (713)Keith Rootsaert (327)Sara Cowles (137)Adam Cherson (41)Kathryn Doane (25)Asli Ertekin (26)Roy Dale Swing (13)Laurel Fulton (37)
Bobbi Kerridge (658)Betty Bastai (318)Dave Grenda (131)Lillian Kenney (41)Barbara Anderson (25)Robert Abraham (24)Katie Rowe (11)Laura Hartner (37)

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