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Guiding coral reef futures in the Anthropocene. / Norstrom, Albert; Nystrom, Magnus; Jouffray, J-B et al.

In: Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, Vol. 14, No. 9, 11.2016, p. 490-498.

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Norstrom, A, Nystrom, M, Jouffray, J-B, Folke, C, Graham, NAJ, Moberg, F, Olsson, P & Williams, G 2016, 'Guiding coral reef futures in the Anthropocene', Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, vol. 14, no. 9, pp. 490-498. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.1427

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Norstrom, A., Nystrom, M., Jouffray, J-B., Folke, C., Graham, N. A. J., Moberg, F., Olsson, P., & Williams, G. (2016). Guiding coral reef futures in the Anthropocene. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 14(9), 490-498. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.1427

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Norstrom A, Nystrom M, Jouffray J-B, Folke C, Graham NAJ, Moberg F et al. Guiding coral reef futures in the Anthropocene. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 2016 Nov;14(9):490-498. Epub 2016 Nov 1. doi: 10.1002/fee.1427

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Norstrom, Albert ; Nystrom, Magnus ; Jouffray, J-B et al. / Guiding coral reef futures in the Anthropocene. In: Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 2016 ; Vol. 14, No. 9. pp. 490-498.

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