The World Resources Institute and its global partners are pleased to announce the Washington, D.C. launch of a new, comprehensive analysis of threats to coral reefs.


  • Dr. Jane Lubchenco, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)


  • Jonathan Lash, President, WRI
  • Lauretta Burke, Senior Associate and Lead Author, WRI
  • Nancy Knowlton, Sant Chair for Marine Science, Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History

Reefs at Risk Revisited uses the latest data and mapping to assess threats to the world’s coral reefs. The groundbreaking analysis looks at local and global pressures on reefs; vulnerability of people dependent on reefs; and provides recommendations for solutions. Launch events will take place in Washington, D.C., London, and locations around the world.

This event is open to credentialed press and invited guests only. Click here to RSVP.

Call-in Information

U.S. Callers: 1-517-308-9270
International: 888-989-5157
Passcode: REEFS