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  • National Coral Reef Monitoring Program


    The National Coral Reef Monitoring Program gauges the status and trends of coral reef health through long-term measurement of key variables.

  • The ICON Project

    The ICON Project

    The Integrated Coral Observing Network has established a monitoring network to produce ecological forecasts for coral reef ecosystems.

  • Ocean Acidification Product Suite

    OA Product Suite

    A high resolution monitoring product has been developed that maps Ocean Acidification (OA) in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico.

  • Reef Framework Research

    Reef Framework

    Climate change has both thermal (warming) and chemical (ocean acidification) ramifications for coral reef ecosystems.

  • CHAMP Portal

    CHAMP Portal

    The CHAMP Portal is an online, map-based query tool for accessing oceanographic and meteorological data from the CHAMP database.

  • Atlantic Ocean Acidification Test-bed

    Atlantic OA Test-bed

    The Atlantic Ocean Acidification (OA) test-bed assesses the impacts of OA on Atlantic coral reef ecosystems.

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