Figure 1 : Statistically downscaled projections of the timing of the onset of annual severe bleaching (ASB) conditions under RCP8.5 for selected coral reef regions.

From: Local-scale projections of coral reef futures and implications of the Paris Agreement

Figure 1

These exemplify the high local-scale (10’s of km) variation seen in projected ASB timing in most locations and, though atypical, the low variation seen in Northern French Polynesia. This figure was created with NCL (NCAR Command Language Version 6.3.0, http://www.ncl.ucar.edu/).