Figure 2 : Histograms showing the distribution in projected timing of annual severe bleaching conditions under RCP8.5 for the 10 countries with the greatest reef area (see Table S1 for average years, standard deviation and range).

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

Figure 2

The grey tones refer to: dark grey–relative climate losers, projected ASB before 2034, medium grey–global average of 2043 ± 10 years (2034–2053 all inclusive), light grey–relative climate winners projected ASB after 2053). This figure was created with NCL (NCAR Command Language Version 6.3.0,