Climate Change and Reef Conservation

The goal of this VR project is to allow everybody to experience how climate change can have a huge impact on a whole ecosystem.

Live VR demo.

1- Healthy reef.

The coral is colorful, and there are plenty of uhu (palenose parrotfish) and 'ulua (giant trevally).

2- Ocean temperature rises.

Change of the ocean temperature by one or two degrees.
The coral bleaches.
The uhu leave, followed by the 'ulua.

3- Return to normal.

The ocean temperature returns to its normal level.
Some of the coral remains bleached.
The uhu returns, but not the 'ulua.