- CLME: TV_WCR_Subecosystems_Coral_reefs (D)_20171204_noscale
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This layer (zip file) shows the coverage of the coral reefs in the Wider Caribbean Region (2009 estimations). The coral reef habitat lies within the "Coral reef sub-ecosystem" which also hosts mangroves and seagrasses. This sub-ecosystem receives special attention in the CLME+ SAP due to the importance of the spiny lobster and queen conch fisheries for local livelihoods.
- Pubblication Date
- July 15, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
- Vector Data
- 4 Coral Subecosystem , coral_reefs , features
- Habitats & Ecosystems
- Information about Habitats&Ecosystems
The use of this layer is important to identify locations where coral reefs are abundant. Other layers can be overlayed to analyze the status of conservation…
- Supplemental Information
The user is invited to deeply zoom in the map viewer so that the detailed features are visible.
Geographic coordinate system WGS84, not projected