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From ridge to reef--linking erosion and changing watersheds to impacts on the coral reef ecosystems of Hawai‘i and the Pacific Ocean

Explains how land processes on hills near the shoreline affect the health of coral reefs.

by Stock, Jonathan D.; Cochran, Susan A.; Field, Michael E.; Jacobi, James D.; and Tribble, Gordon W.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3049
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
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Coastal processes, Ecology, Erosion, Hydrology, Reef ecosystems, Sediment transport, Coastal zones, Coral reefs
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