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Red and Yellow Octocorals at Ilot Kouare New Caledonia

Published about 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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A bright, clear, calm morning at Ilot Kouare in the deep south of the world's largest coral reef lagoon. Freddy and I motor alo<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/octocoral-bouquet-kouare-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

Red Sea Fan, Octopus and Ilot Mbe Kouen

Published over 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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Ilot Mbe Kouen is a miniscule dot of white sand with a touch of green and a solitary palm tree; just like a comic book version of a deser<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/red-seafan-octopus-mbe-kouen">...(more)</a>

Underwater Scenic Overlook Kouare New Caledonia

Published over 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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Every photographer knows that really pretty scenic overlooks are not all that easy to find (with the exception of the <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/underwater-scenic-overlook-kouare-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

Underwater Sunlight at Ilot Kouare New Caledonia

Published over 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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The small scattered coral islands of New Caledonia's World Heritage Site Lagoon are surrounded by two levels of beauty, a glistening white sand be<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/underwater-sunlight">...(more)</a>

Coral Reef Garden New Caledonia Mbe

Published over 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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Ilot Mbe Kouen is just 12 nautical miles west of Noumea, New Caledonia. It is a tiny lagoon islet - mostly sand - surrounded by ma<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coral-reef-garden-new-caledonia-mbe">...(more)</a>

Coral Coast New Caledonia Anse Majic

Published over 1 year ago by Richard Chesher

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The Baie du Prony is on the southeastern tip of the Grande Terre Island of New Caledonia. The southeastern lip of the bay is form<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coral-coast-new-caledonia-anse-majik">...(more)</a>

Giant Trevally Welcome New Caledonia

Published over 2 years ago by Richard Chesher

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Giant Trevally, Caranx ignobilis, are big, smart, curious fish. Freddy and I nick-named this one Posei (short for Poseidon). He (<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/giant-trevally-welcome-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

Coral Reef Nursery New Caledonia

Published over 3 years ago by Richard Chesher

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There is something very special about the shallow lagoon sand and coral flats of New Caledonia. You'd think there would not be much o<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coral-reef-nursery-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

Coral Reef Fish New Caledonia

Published over 3 years ago by Richard Chesher

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Oh the things we do out of frustration. Yellow snappers, Lutjanus fulviflamma, bunch together in tight schools over particular lagoon co<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coral-reef-fish-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

New Caledonia World Heritage Site Story

Published over 3 years ago by Richard Chesher

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A photo story from the New Caledonia Lagoon, a World Heritage SitePhotographing creatures on a coral reef - anywhere in the wo<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-world-heritage-site-story">...(more)</a>

New Caledonia Coral Reef Diversity

Published almost 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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This is a lush, thriving coral reef near Ilot Mbe Kouen, just inside of New Caledonia's Great Barrier reef. It is a super dense thi<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-coral-reef-diversity">...(more)</a>

Crown of Thorns starfish Acanthaster planci New Calledonia

Published about 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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The Crown of Thorns Starfish, Acanthaster planci, is one of the largest starfish found on the coral reefs of New Ca<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/crown-of-thorns-starfish-new-caledonia-acanthaster">...(more)</a>

Triton Shell Charonia Tritonis New Caledonia

Published about 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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The Giant Triton shell, Charonia tritonis, is one of the most valuable molluscs on the coral reefs of the tropical Pacifi<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/triton-shell-charonia-tritonis-new-caledonia">...(more)</a>

New Caledonia Underwater Photography and virtual reality coral reefs

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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Underwater sphere images offer a whole new perspective for underwater scenic photography. After 40 years or more <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-underwater-photography-virtual-reality">...(more)</a>

World Heritage Site New Caledonia Southern Lagoon

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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Ilot Kouare is a small uninhabited islet in the World Heritage Site of New Caledonia's Lagoon, about 40 nautical mil<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/world-heritage-site-new-caledonia-southern-lagoon">...(more)</a>

World Heritage Site New Caledonia Lagoon Coral Reef Batfish Platax Teira

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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About 40 km southeast of Noumea Ilot Mato Anchorage marks the entrance into the vast southern coral reef lagoon. <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-lagoon-coral-reef-batfish-platax-teira">...(more)</a>

New Caledonia Shark - Underwater Panorama of a Leopard Shark Stegostoma Fasciatum

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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The Leopard Shark, Stegostoma fasciatus, reportedly eats small fish and molluscs. Molluscs probably make up the bulk if its d<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-shark-stegostoma-fasciatum">...(more)</a>

Free diving in New Caledonia - Plongée en Apnée Nouvelle Calédonie

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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Free diving in New Caledonia - called Plongée en Apnée in French - is one of the most popular watersports at l'Escapade Island Res<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/plongee-en-apnee-nouvelle-caledonie">...(more)</a>

New Caledonia underwater panorama Ilot Mbo

Published over 4 years ago by Richard Chesher

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In 2008 the shallow coral reef on the eastern side of Ilot Mbo was alive and thriving. This underwater micro-panoramic imag<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/new-caledonia-underwater-panorama-ilot-mbo">...(more)</a>