The State of the coral reefs of the U.S. Virgin Islands [electronic resource] / Nicolas Drayton ... [et al.].
Washington, D.C. : The Ocean Conservancy, c2004.
 p. : PDF file ; 66 mb.
Title from title screen (viewed on Apr. 20, 2005).
"Support ... provided by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation with additional assistance from the Bernice Barbour Foundation, Panaphil Foundation, U.S. Geological Survey, the University of the Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources."
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Describes the ecology and current status of the coral reefs of the U.S. Virgin Islands, including natural and human-caused stresses. Presents information on local research and educational activities that contribute to reef conservation, and the use of various types of marine protected areas to protect the reef ecosystems.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding coral reefs -- The state of the coral reefs of the U.S. Virgin Islands -- The future of the reefs.
SILVER SPRING: Also available in print format.
Coral reef ecology United States Virgin Islands.
Coral reef conservation United States Virgin Islands.
Coral reefs and islands United States Virgin Islands Management.
Coral reef fishes Habitat United States Virgin Islands.
Fishery management United States Virgin Islands.
Marine parks and reserves United States Virgin Islands.
Natural resources Co-management United States Virgin Islands.
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (U.S.)
Bernice Barbour Foundation.
Geological Survey (U.S.)
University of the Virgin Islands. Department of Planning and Natural Resources
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