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A new, high-resolution global mass coral bleaching database

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Annual number of bleaching observations for 1985–2010.

Blue bars represent original ReefBase reports; orange bars represent new reports. Shading reflects bleaching level, from mild (1–10%) or unknown extent of bleaching (levels 1 and -1 in Table 2, lightest colour) to severe (>50%) bleaching (level 3, darkest colour).

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