Read on as respected marine biologist, Daniele Zanoni (pic left) shares his fascinating knowledge on all things Red Sea...
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The Red Sea is the northern most tropical sea. It hosts over 1000 invertebrate species, about 200 species of hard and soft coral and over 1200 species of fish and other vertebrates. The International Hydrographic Organization defined the Red Sea boundaries as follows:
- North boundary: the southern limits of the Gulf of Suez and the Gulf of Aqaba
- South boundary: a line joining Husn Murad and Ras Siyan