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Coral Reefs

Known as: Coral Reef, Reef, Coral, Reefs, Coral 
Marine ridges composed of living CORALS, coral skeletons, calcareous algae, and other organisms, mixed with minerals and organic matter. They are… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration is expected to exceed 500 parts per million and global temperatures to rise by at least… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
This paper reviews and evaluates the current state of knowledge on the direct effects of terrestrial runoff on (1) the growth and… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
The worldwide decline of coral reefs calls for an urgent reassessment of current management practices. Confronting large-scale… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The diversity, frequency, and scale of human impacts on coral reefs are increasing to the extent that reefs are threatened… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Degradation of coral reef ecosystems began centuries ago, but there is no global summary of the magnitude of change. We compiled… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
This article identifies ecological goods and services of coral reef ecosystems, with special emphasis on how they are generated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Many coral reefs have been degraded over the past two to three decades through a combination of human and natural disturbances… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Unprecedented development along tropical shorelines is causing severe degradation of coral reefs primarily from increases in… Expand
Review
1984
Review
1984
Pseudoreplication is defined. as the use of inferential statistics to test for treatment effects with data from experiments where… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The commonly observed high diversity of trees in tropical rain forests and corals on tropical reefs is a nonequilibrium state… Expand