climate-change

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

  • Ocean Acidification Product SuiteA high resolution monitoring product has been developed that maps current ocean acidification in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico.

  • Reef Framework ResearchClimate change has both thermal (warming) and chemical (ocean acidification, OA) ramifications for coral reef ecosystems.

  • Climate ChangeClimate change impacts have been identified as one of the greatest global threats to coral reef ecosystems. As temperature rise, mass bleaching, and infectious disease outbreaks are likely to become more frequent.