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Coral Disease

Sea_fanDiseases affecting coral reefs have increased in frequency and severity in recent decades. These diseases combine with existing human induced impacts on coral reefs to compromise their health and sustainability. Up to date information on the global abundance and distribution of diseases is critical in order to predict these impacts, to understand how current reef management practices and human impacts affect the spread and severity of diseases, and to inform policy and management decision making. read more

Total number of disease records

8573

  • Of these 1146 disease records covering 19300 m2 of the global oceans comply with GCDD Data Standards and support dynamic statistics on the site