in Oceana and Other Places
What is Reef Bleaching?
Factors that Contribute to this "Stress" on the Reefs:
+Diseases & algae mutations
+'Salinity Shock' from heavy rains and floods
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"Coral Reefs: Bleaching Basics." Reef Resilience: Building Resilience into Coral Reef Conservation. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2013. <http://www.reefresilience.org/Toolkit_Coral/C2_BleachBasics.html>.