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Coral Is Formed Very Slowly

"Coral is formed very slowly. It takes about 20 years for a colony the size of a basketball to build up." (Excerpt from the book, The Ocean Atlas, by Anita Ganeri, published by Dorling Kindersley, 1994, pg. 30)

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