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Main Title Reefs at risk revisited in the Coral Triangle /
Author Burke, Lauretta Marie,
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Reytar, Kathleen,
Spalding, Mark,
Perry, Allison,
Publisher World Resources Institute,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 900474297
ISBN 9781569737910; 1569737916
Subjects Coral reef ecology--Coral Triangle. ; Endangered ecosystems--Coral Triangle. ; Coral reefs and islands--Coral Triangle. ; Coral reef conservation--Coral Triangle. ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects--Coral Triangle.
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ELBM  QH541.5.B87 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/26/2015
Collation viii, 72 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Notes Countries covered in this report: Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, Brunei Darussalam, and Singapore. This report was adapted from WRI's 2011 global analysis of threats to coral reefs: Reefs at Risk Revisited. Includes bibliographical references (pages 65-72).
Contents Notes This report is a map-based analysis of threats to coral reefs around the world, with particular focus on the countries of the Coral Triangle√Ę04Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Solomon Islands, and Timor-Leste. It examines present pressures on coral reefs, including overfishing and destructive fishing, coastal development, and pollution from land and sea, as well as projected threats from climate-related ocean warming and acidification. It also studies the social and economic vulnerability of countries to reef loss and examines existing management efforts.
Place Published Washington, D.C.
Access Notes Also available online.
Corporate Au Added Ent World Resources Institute,
PUB Date Free Form ©2012
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Cataloging Source RDA
OCLC Time Stamp 20150120123228
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02473nam 2200445Ki 45020