Local-scale projections of coral reef futures and implications of the Paris Agreement

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Ruben van Hooidonk; Jeffrey Maynard; Jerker Tamelander; Jamison Gove; Gabby Ahmadia; Laurie Raymundo; Gareth Williams; Scott F. Heron; Serge Planes;
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 6 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/srep39666, pmc: PMC5175274
  • Subject: [ SDE.BE ] Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | Paris agreement | [SDE.MCG]Environmental Sciences/Global Changes | C0P21 | coral reefs conservation | [SDE.BE]Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | Article | [ SDE.MCG ] Environmental Sciences/Global Changes | Climate change

International audience; Increasingly frequent severe coral bleaching is among the greatest threats to coral reefs posed by climate change. Global climate models (GCMs) project great spatial variation in the timing of annual severe bleaching (ASB) conditions; a point at ... View more
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