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@prefix dcterms: <http://purl.org/dc/terms/> . @prefix xsd: <http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#> . @prefix gcis: <http://data.globalchange.gov/gcis.owl#> . @prefix rdf: <http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#> . @prefix doco: <http://purl.org/spar/doco> . @prefix cito: <http://purl.org/spar/cito/> . @prefix biro: <http://purl.org/spar/biro/> . @prefix prov: <http://www.w3.org/ns/prov#> . <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4/chapter/us-caribbean/figure/usc_coral-nurseries> dcterms:identifier "usc_coral-nurseries"; gcis:figureNumber "20.11"^^xsd:string; dcterms:title ": Coral Farming Can Increase the Extent and Diversity of Coral Reefs"^^xsd:string; gcis:hasCaption "Examples of coral farming in the U.S. Caribbean and Florida demonstrate different types of structures used for growing fragments from branching corals. Coral farming is a strategy meant to improve the reef community and ecosystem function, including for fish species. The U.S Caribbean Islands, Florida, Hawai‘i, and the U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands face similar threats from coral bleaching and mortality due to warming ocean surface waters and ocean acidification. Degradation of coral reefs is expected to negatively affect fisheries and the economies that depend on them as habitat is lost in both regions. While coral farming may provide some targeted recovery, current knowledge and efforts are not nearly advanced enough to compensate for projected losses from bleaching and acidification. Photo credits: (top left) Carlos Pacheco, USFWS; (bottom left) NOAA; (right) Florida Fish and Wildlife (<a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/'>CC BY-ND 2.0</a>)."^^xsd:string; dcterms:rights [ rdf:value "Figure may be copyright protected and permission may be required. Contact original figure source for information"^^xsd:string; ]; gcis:hasImage <https://data.globalchange.gov/image/6d45a268-97c0-4889-ada3-5c3cf9e31298>; gcis:hasImage <https://data.globalchange.gov/image/cfaeff5a-7295-4049-935a-6f659da61572>; gcis:hasImage <https://data.globalchange.gov/image/1f12aac2-52ad-41ec-88a4-f30062276b76>; gcis:isFigureOf <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4/chapter/us-caribbean>; gcis:isFigureOf <https://data.globalchange.gov/report/nca4>; ## Geographical extent of the figure content ## Temporal extent of the figure content a gcis:Figure, doco:Figure .