Healthy Reefs for Healthy People
Belize Barrier Reef, Belize
Coral reef conservation, Coral reef research, Mexico, Honduras, Belize, Guatemala
HRI is a collaborative international initiative that generates user-friendly tools to measure the health of the Mesoamerican Reef. The main goals of the Healthy Reefs Initiative are to: promote the adoption and application of Healthy Reefs indicators by managers, policy makers and other leaders concerned with the integrity of the Mesoamerican Reef Ecosystem; Standardize the analysis and interpretation of reliable scientific data to improve reef ecosystem management; and Serve as an open forum for information sharing and networking among science and conservation partners.