Coral Reefs

, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 418–418 | Cite as

Coral bleaching and disease combine to cause extensive mortality on reefs in US Virgin Islands

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Park Service, South Florida/Caribbean Inventory and Monitoring NetworkSt. JohnUSA
  2. 2.US Geological SurveySt. JohnUSA

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