Images from scientific diving conducted in the Saudi Arabian Red Sea, with the Red Sea Research Center Reef Ecology Lab. Our work focuses on ecological patterns and processes, and involves work in the field that ranges from survey transects to coral core drilling. For more information on current lab projects, visit

Coral (porites sp.) core drilling in the Central Red Sea.
An Autonomous Reef Monitoring Structure (ARMS) unit, deployed in Jazan, Saudi Arabia.