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Geonarrative: The Role of U.S. Reefs in Coastal Protection

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U.S. Geological Survey scientists have shown that along with providing food, tourism, and biodiversity, coral reefs also protect dollars and lives. This interactive geonarrative introduces the USGS research to understand the role of US coral reefs in coastal protection.

Coastal Protection of U.S. Coral Reefs Geonarrative


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