Coral bleaching videos

Coral bleaching resistance and resilience to climate change

Through the Climate Change and Coral Reefs working group project hosted by the IUCN in 2006-2009, CORDIO put together short videos illustrating the factors affecting coral bleaching resistance and resilience. Watch them below or on CORDIO’s YouTube channel.

See also a range of publications at this link


Coral bleaching videos – a general introduction (2009)

Each video segment lasts from 2 – 4 minutes.

1) Coral bleaching

2) Coral bleaching differences

3) Shading and screening

4) Water movement

5) Acclimatization

6) Zooxanthellae clades

7) Herbivory

8) Reproduction and Connectivity

9) Resilience-based management