Atoll Tim Wisniewski

An Atoll is a ring shaped reef or island.

  1. Starts as a water volcano
  2. An Atoll surrounds a lagoon
  3. Hermatypic corals form the atoll because of the limestone it produces
  4. The Kon Tiki sunk because of an Atoll
  5. The limestone from the corals change the water color from blue to light teal

The raft didn't stand the atoll attack


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