Beyond Gorgeous: 10 surreal scenes from the Great Belize Barrier Reef
Funk Cay, near Gladden Spit in Belize
Photo work by Brian Skerry
The rich underwater world of Mesoamerican mangroves is mirrored at the surface on Funk Cay, near Gladden Spit in Belize. These schoolmaster snappers and assorted small fry live as hatchlings and juveniles in the protection of the mangroves, venturing out only as adults to the reef.