Coral cover still going down since 2004

WCS just released the attached press release and photo on the state of Indian Ocean corals for a paper published today in PloS One.  This study is for the period 2004 and 2011 and finds that coral cover is still declining even after the big disturbance in 1998 but there are some sites in good condition that are priorities for conservation.

Download the press release

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