Additional information on methodology can be found here: <http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/dmsp/coral/methodology.html>
Chris Elvidge National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) / National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) 325 Broadway Boulder CO 80305, 200908, High Resolution Imagery of Howland Island Coral Reef Systems Prior to and During Suspected Bleaching Events.
These data were analyzed with the purpose of developing a semi-automated quantitative measure of coral reef bleaching.
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