Working to preserve and protect coral reef ecosystems

The United States Coral Reef Task Force (USCRTF) was established in 1998 by Presidential Executive Order to lead U.S. efforts to preserve and protect coral reef ecosystems. The USCRTF includes leaders of Federal agencies, U.S. States, territories, commonwealths, and Freely Associated States. The USCRTF helps build partnerships, strategies, and support for on-the-ground action to conserve coral reefs.

July 2023 Update:

The 47th meeting of the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force will take place October 21-28, 2023 in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The business meeting, which is open to the public, will be Thursday, October 26th.

Registration closes September 15, 2023.

For more information, please see the meeting website.