Utilize this thread to indicate recent collapsed reef systems.
(Please join in and share your recent experiences)
This should not be confused with a degraded system or bleaching event.
The following list is of areas that 2 years ago teemed with sponges, soft corals, inverts, and tropical fishes.
-Sugar Sands Ledges intercoastal reef tract is collapsed and void of all life.
-Singer Island (south-end near inlet) onshore reef tract is collapsed
-Cato's Bridge intercoastal reef tract is collapsed
I have heard of areas in the Florida Keys between Marathon and Largo that have suffered severe reef collapse. Do you know of a location?