Program & Agenda

Agenda Detail

6/22/2016 | 09:30 - 11:30 | ORAL

04 - Speciation, hybridization and species boundaries in coral reef ecosystems

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 30115

EVALUATION OF RETICULATE EVOLUTION IN CORAL REEF FISHES USING GENOME SEQUENCING

Fernandez-Silva, I., California Academy of Sciences - University of Vigo, USA, iriafernandezsilva@gmail.com; Hobbs, J. P., Curtin University, Australia, ; Coleman, R. R., University of Hawaii, USA, ; DiBattista, J. D., Curtin University, Australia, ; Bowen, B. W., University of Hawaii, USA, ; Posada, D., University of Vigo, Spain, ; Rocha, L. A., California Academy of Sciences, USA, ;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28467

BALANCING INTROGRESSION AND SPECIES INTEGRITY ACROSS A CORAL REEF FISH HYBRID ZONE

Gainsford, A., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, ashton.gainsford@my.jcu.edu.au; Jones, G. P., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, ; Hobbs, J., Curtin University, Australia, ; Heindler, F. M., James Cook University, Australia, ; van Herwerden, L., James Cook University, Australia, ;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28116

IMPLICATIONS OF THE ROLE OF HYBRIDIZATION IN SPECIATION OF THE GENUS ACROPORA: FEATURES OF REPRODUCTION OF HYBRIDS IN THE INDO-PACIFIC SPECIES

Isomura, N., Okinawa National College of Technology, Japan, iso@okinawa-ct.ac.jp; Iwao, K., Akajima Marine Science Laboratory, Japan, iwao@amsl.or.jp; Morita, M., University of the Ryukyus, Japan, morita@lab.u-ryukyu.ac.jp; Fukami, H., Miyazaki University, Japan, hirofukami@cc.miyazaki-u.ac.jp;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28215

POPULATION GENOMICS REVEALS CRYPTIC HYBRIDIZATION IN A CORAL REEF FISH (GENUS: DASCYLLUS )

Salas, E. M., California Academy of Sciences and University of California Santa Cruz, USA, salas.e@gmail.com; Hobbs, J. A., Curtin University, Australia, jp.hobbs@curtin.edu.au; Bernal, M., California Academy of Sciences and University of Texas at Austin, USA, bernal.moises@gmail.com; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa; Bernardi, G., University of California Santa Cruz, USA, bernardi@ucsc.edu; Rocha, L. A., California Academy of Sciences, USA, lrocha@calacademy.org;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29258

INTRACOLONIAL GENOMIC VARIABILITY IN ACROPORA HYACINTHUS

Schweinsberg, M., Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, maximilian.schweinsberg@rub.de; Tollrian, R., Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, ; Lampert, K. P., Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, ;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28728

HIGHEST SPECIES DIVERSITY OF OCTOCORALS FOUND IN CARIBBEAN AND A NEW VARIABLE NUCLEAR MARKER FOR THE OCTOCORALLIA?

Lovenburg, V., University of Oxford, United Kingdom, vanessa.lovenburg@zoo.ox.ac.uk; Roterman, C. N., University of Oxford, United Kingdom, christopher.roterman@zoo.ox.ac.uk; Taylor, M. L., University of Oxford, United Kingdom, michelle.taylor@zoo.ox.ac.uk; Rogers, A. D., University of Oxford, United Kingdom, alex.rogers@zoo.ox.ac.uk;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29097

ECOLOGY OF HYBRIDISING ANGELFISHES: LOW ABUNDANCE AND NICHE OVERLAP PROMOTE HYBRIDISATION

Vitelli, F., Edith Cowan University, Australia, fjvitelli@gmail.com; Hobbs, J. P., Curtin University, Australia, jp.hobbs@curtin.edu.au; Hyndes, G., Edith Cowan University, Australia, g.hyndes@ecu.edu.au; Harvey, E., Curtin University, Australia, euan.harvey@curtin.edu.au; Saunders, B., Curtin University, Australia, ben.saunders@curtin.edu.au; Newman, S., Department of Fisheries, Australia, Stephen.Newman@fish.wa.gov.au;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28560

HYBRIDISATION AMONG GROUPERS (GENUS CEPHALOPHOLIS) AT THE EASTERN INDIAN OCEAN SUTURE ZONE: TAXONOMIC AND EVOLUTIONARY IMPLICATIONS

Payet, S. D., Curtin University and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Australia, sampayet91@gmail.com; Hobbs, J. A., Curtin University, Australia, jp.hobbs@curtin.edu.au; DiBattista, J. D., Curtin University and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, josephdibattista@gmail.com; Newman, S. J., Department of Fisheries Western Australia, Australia, stephen.newman@fish.wa.gov.au; Sinclair-Taylor, T., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Tane.Sinclair-Taylor@kaust.edu.sa; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa; McIlwain, J. L., Curtin University, Australia, Jennifer.mcilwain@curtin.edu.au;

07 - Biodiversity, biogeography and evolution of coral reef organisms

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 28725

EXPLORING ENVIRONMENTAL AND GEOGRAPHIC PATTERNS OF CORAL REEF CRYPTOFAUNA COMMUNITIES

Timmers, M. A., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, timmers@hawaii.edu; Paulay, G., Florida Museum of Natural History, USA, paulay@flmnh.ufl.edu ; Reardon, K., NOAA/NMFS/PIFSC/ESD/JIMAR, USA, kerry.reardon@noaa.gov; Donahue, M., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, donahuem@hawaii.edu ; Oliver, T., NOAA/NMFS/PIFSC/ESD/JIMAR, USA, thomas.oliver@noaa.gov; Toonen, R., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, toonen@hawaii.edu; Brainard, R., NOAA PIFSC CREP, USA, rusty.brainard@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 28734

GENETIC SEASCAPE REVEALS THAT ECOLOGICAL-EVOLUTIONARY PATTERNS IN PORITES PANAMENSIS CONFORM TO RELAXED VERSION OF THE ABUNDANT CENTRAL HYPOTHESIS

Saavedra-Sotelo, N. C., Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa, Mexico, nsaavedra@uas.edu.mx; Rocha-Olivares, A., Centro de Investigación y Educación Superior de Ensenada, Mexico, arocha@cicese.mx; Paz-García, D. A., Louisiana State University, USA, david6biom@hotmail.com; Reyes-Bonilla, H., Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur, Mexico, hreyes@uabcs.mx ; Calderon-Aguilera, L. E., Centro de Investigación y Educación Superior de Ensenada, Mexico, leca@cicese.mx; López-Pérez, R. A., Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico, alopez@xanum.uam.mx ; Cúpul-Magaña, A., Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico, amilcar.cupul@gmail.com; Cruz-Barraza, J. A., Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Mexico, joseantonio@ola.icmyl.unam.mx ;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 311 | Abstract ID 29942

CRYPTIC CORAL REEF DIVERSITY AND FUNCTION ACROSS THE PACIFIC ASSESSED USING AUTONOMOUS REEF MONITORING STRUCTURES (ARMS) AND METAGENOMIC METHODS

Ransome, E. J., Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, USA, RansomeE@si.edu; Timmers, M., NOAA, USA, molly.timmers@noaa.gov; Belcaid, M., University of Hawaii, USA, mahdi@hawaii.edu; Collins, A., Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, USA, collinsa@si.edu; Meyer, C., Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, USA, meyerc@si.edu; Brainard, R., NOAA, USA, rusty.brainard@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 29297

CRYPTIC SPECIES AND PHYLOGEOGRAPHIC PATTERNS AMONG RED SEA AND WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN GIANT CLAMS

Fauvelot, C., Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, New Caledonia, cecile.fauvelot@ird.fr; Borsa, P., Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Indonesia, philippe.borsa@ird.fr; Gelin, P., Reunion Island University, Reunion, pauline.gelin87@gmail.com; Andrefouet, S., Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Indonesia, serge.andrefouet@gmail.com; Grulois, D., Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, New Caledonia, daphne.grulois@hotmail.com; Tiavouane, J., Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, New Caledonia, josina.tiavouane@ird.fr; Berumen, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa; Sinclair-Taylor, T., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Tane.Sinclair-Taylor@KAUST.EDU.SA; Magalon, H., Reunion Island University, Reunion, helene.magalon@univ-reunion.fr;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 28994

UNRAVELING INSHORE-OFFSHORE MACROBENTHIC DIVERSITY PATTERNS IN RED SEA CORAL REEFS (SAUDI ARABIA) REVEALED BY BARCODING TOOLS

Villalobos, R., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, rodrigo.villalobos@kaust.edu.sa; Leray, M., Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History , USA, LerayM@si.edu ; Pearman, J., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, John.Pearman@kaust.edu.sa ; Carvalho, S., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Susana.Carvalho@kaust.edu.sa ; Anlauf, H., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, holger.anlauf@kaust.edu.sa; Wooster, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, , mkwooster9@gmail.com ; Bouwmeester, J., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign , USA, Jessica.bouwmeester@kaust.edu.sa; Kattan, A., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Alexander.Kattan@kaust.edu.sa ; Khalil, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, maha.khalil@kaust.edu.sa ; Jones, B., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Burt.Jones@kaust.edu.sa ; Knowlton, N., Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History , USA, KNOWLTON@si.edu ; Berumen, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa ;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 29917

MARINE HOTSPOTS THROUGH TIME: WHAT CORAL FOSSILS CAN REVEAL ABOUT THE LOCATION AND ORIGINS OF THE CORAL TRIANGLE

Lewis, C. J., University of Hawai'i at Manoa, USA, clewis7@hawaii.edu; Marko, P. B., University of Hawai'i at Manoa, USA, pmarko@hawaii.edu;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 28628

VARIATION IN BIODIVERSITY OF CRYPTIC REEF FISHES ALONG A RED SEA ENVIRONMENTAL GRADIENT

Coker, D. J., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, darren.coker@kaust.edu.sa; DiBattista, J. D., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology and Curtin University , Australia, joseph.dibattista@curtin.edu.au; Sinclair-Taylor, T. H., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Tane.Sinclair-Taylor@kaust.edu.sa; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa;

11 - Animal-algal symbioses: molecular, physiological and genetic interactions, processes and adaptations

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28849

INTRAGENOMIC VARIATION IN SYMBIODINIUM CORRELATES NEGATIVELY WITH PHOTOSYNTHETIC EFFICIENCY AND HOST PERFORMANCE

Wilkinson, S. P., Victoria University of Wellingon, New Zealand, shaun.wilkinson@vuw.ac.nz; Pontasch, S., Victoria University of Wellingon, New Zealand, steffipont@gmail.com; Fisher, P. L., Victoria University of Wellingon, New Zealand, p.fisher@uq.edu.au ; Davy, S. K., Victoria University of Wellingon, New Zealand, simon.davy@vuw.ac.nz;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28299

BRIAREUM ASBESTINUM: A TALE OF ONE HOST WITH TWO MORPHOLOGIES AND SYMBIODINIUM

Ramsby, B. D., James Cook University, Australia, blake.ramsby@my.jcu.edu.au; Iglesias-Prieto, R., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, iglesias@cmarl.unam.mx; Goulet, T. L., University of Mississippi, USA, tlgoulet@olemiss.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29029

SWITCH FROM AUTOTROPHY TO MIXOTROPHY IN SYMBIODINIUM: GLUCOSE MODULATION OF PHOTOSYNTHESIS AND SYMBIOSIS

Xiang, T., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, ttxiang@carnegiescience.edu; Tolleter, D., the Australian National University, Australia, dtolleter@gmail.com; Tran, C., Stanford University School of Medicine, USA, cawa@stanford.edu; Krediet, C., Stanford University School of Medicine, USA, ckrediet@stanford.edu; Onishi, M., Stanford University School of Medicine, USA, onishi@stanford.edu ; Clowez, S., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, sclowez@carnegiescience.edu ; Phuthong, W., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, phuthong@stanford.edu; Pringle, J., Stanford University School of Medicine, USA, jpringle@stanford.edu; Grossman, A., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, arthurg@stanford.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28310

THE ANTIOXIDANT RESPONSES DIFFER BETWEEN SYMBIODINIUM STRAINS FROM DIFFERENT GEOGRAPHIC ORIGINS

Roberty, S., Université de Liège, Belgium, sroberty@ulg.ac.be; Furla, P., Université de Nice, France, paola.furla@unice.fr; Plumier, J. C., Université de Liège, Belgium, jc.plumier@ulg.ac.be;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29385

SYMBIODINIUM KAWAGUTII GENOME ILLUMINATES DINOFLAGELLATE GENE EXPRESSION AND CORAL SYMBIOSIS

Lin, X., State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science, Xiamen University, China, xinlin@xmu.edu.cn; Lin, S., University of Connecticut, USA, senjie.lin@uconn.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29175

EFFECT OF COMPETITION ON GROWTH AND FITNESS OF SYMBIODINIUM POPULATIONS IN CULTURE

WONG, C. Y., The Swire Institute of Marine Science, HKU, Hong Kong PRC, chingyanw11@gmail.com; Baker, D. M., The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong PRC, dmbaker@hku.hk;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28965

SYMBIODINIUM CELL CYCLE CONTROL BY CORAL HOSTS

Fujise, L., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Risa.Fujise@student.uts.edu.au; Nitschke, M. R., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Matthew.Nitschke@uts.edu.au; Goyen, S. J., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Samantha.Goyen@student.uts.edu.au; Frommlet, J. C., University of Aveiro, Portugal, jfrommlet@ua.pt; Sero^dio, J., University of Aveiro, Portugal, jserodio@ua.pt; Ralph, P. J., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Peter.Ralph@uts.edu.au; Suggett, D. J., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, David.Suggett@uts.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29403

DYNAMIC CHANGES IN GENE EXPRESSION DURING EARLY STAGE OF CORAL-ALGAL SYMBIOSIS

Yuyama, I., National Institute of Genetics, Japan, ikuko@nig.ac.jp; Ikeo, K., National Institute of Genetics, Japan, kikeo@nig.ac.jp;

16 - Larval recruitment on coral reefs facing global change

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28900

DISTURBANCE MEDIATED ECOLOGICAL TRADE-OFFS DURING CORAL RECRUITMENT

Doropoulos, C., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, christopher.doropoulos@csiro.au; Roff, G., Marine Spatial Ecology Lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies , Australia, g.roff@uq.edu.au; Bozec, Y. M., Marine Spatial Ecology Lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies , Australia, y.bozec@uq.edu.au; Zupan, M., Marine Spatial Ecology Lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies , Australia, mirtazupan@gmail.com; Werminghausen, J., Marine Spatial Ecology Lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies , Australia, johannawerminghausen@gmail.com; Mumby, P. J., Marine Spatial Ecology Lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies , Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 27834

INFLUENCE OF NURSERY HABITAT ON THE ABUNDANCE OF A CORAL REEF FISH

Wilson, S. K., Department of Parks and Wildlife, Australia, shaun.wilson@dpaw.wa.gov.au; Depczynski, M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.depczynski@aims.gov.au; Fulton, C. J., Australian National University, Australia, Christopher.Fulton@anu.edu.au; Holmes, T. H., Department of Parks and Wildlife, Australia, Thomas.Holmes@DPaW.wa.gov.au; Radford, B. T., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, B.Radford@aims.gov.au; Tinkler, P., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, P.Tinkler@aims.gov.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28566

TEMPERATURE AND FOOD AVAILABILITY AFFECT ASSESSMENT OF PREDATION RISK BY JUVENILE CORAL REEF FISH

Lienart, G. H., James Cook University, Australia, hugovindas@hotmail.com; Mitchell, M., Saskatchewan university, Canada, Matthew.mitchell1@jcu.edu.au; Ferrari, M., Saskatchewan university, Canada, maud.ferrari@usask.ca; McCormick, M., James Cook University, Australia, mark.mccormick@jcu.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28584

DIFFERENT RATES OF RECOVERY ON CORAL FECUNDITY AND SETTLEMENT SUCCESS ON SINGAPORE REEFS

Vicentuan-Cabaitan, K. C., National University of Singapore, Singapore, tmskvc@nus.edu.sg; Baula, I. U., National University of Singapore, Singapore, tmsiub@nus.edu.sg; Tan, Y. K., National University of Singapore, Singapore, tmstyk@nus.edu.sg; Sin, T. M., National University of Singapore, Singapore, tmssintm@nus.edu.sg;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28590

FUSION OF CORAL EMBRYOS: A POTENTIAL AND UNEXPECTED SHORTCUT TO COLONY FORMATION

Jiang, L., Key Laboratory of Tropical Marine Bio-resources and Ecology, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, jianglei12@mails.ucas.ac.cn; Lei, X., Key Laboratory of Tropical Marine Bio-resources and Ecology, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, leixm@scsio.ac.cn; Liu, S., Key Laboratory of Tropical Marine Bio-resources and Ecology, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, shliu@scsio.ac.cn; Huang, H., Key Laboratory of Tropical Marine Bio-resources and Ecology, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, huanghui@scsio.ac.cn;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29399

DIFFERENT LEVELS OF ANTRHOPOGENIC IMPACT INFLUENCE CORAL LARVAE SETTLEMENT AND RELATED BACTERIAL BIOFILM COMMUNITIES IN THE SPERMONDE ARCHIPELAGO, INDONESIA

Kegler, P., University of Bremen and Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, pia.kegler@leibniz-zmt.de; Schwieder, H. F., University of Bremen and Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, hauke.schwieder@leibniz-zmt.de; Gärdes, A., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, astrid.gaerdes@leibniz-zmt.de; Ferse, S. C., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sebastian.ferse@leibniz-zmt.de; Alfiansah, Y. R., Research Center for Oceanography, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Indonesia, yustian.alfiansah@leibniz-zmt.de; Lukman, M., Center for Marine, Coastal and Small Islands Research, Hasanuddin University, Indonesia, lucky_daeng@hotmail.com; Hassenrück, C., Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany, chassenr@mpi-bremen.de; Kunzmann, A., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, andreas.kunzmann@leibniz-zmt.de;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29523

SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL SETTLEMENT PATTERNS OF SCLERACTINIAN AND BLUE CORALS IN NORTHWESTERN PHILIPPINES

Baria, M. B., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, vanessa.baria@gmail.com; Alino, P. M., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, alinoperry018@gmail.com; Gomez, E. D., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, edgomezph@yahoo.com;

17 - Coral reef ecosystem dynamics: instabilities, invasions, transitions and reorganization

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28785

SKELETAL GROWTH TRENDS OF TWO MASSIVE REEF-BUILDING CORALS ON THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT: ARE INSHORE CORALS BETTER OFF IN A WARMING OCEAN?

Rippe, J. P., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, jpr6mg@gmail.com; De Leener, D. N., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, daphne.deleener@gmail.com; Aichelman, H. E., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, hannahaichelman@gmail.com; Baumann, J. H., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, j.baumann3@gmail.com; Davies, S. W., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, daviessw@gmail.com; Bove, C. B., Curriculum for Environment and Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, cbb7075@gmail.com; Fieseler, C. M., Curriculum for Environment and Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, cmf29@live.unc.edu; Castillo, K. D., Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, kdcastil@email.unc.edu;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28532

THE SCLERACTINIAN CORAL FAUNA OF MOOREA (FRENCH POLYNESIA) : STABILITY OVER TIME VERSUS ENVIRONMENTAL DISTURBANCES ?

Bosserelle, P., Environment department of Wallis and Futuna, Wallis and Futuna Islands, pauline.bosserelle@gmail.com; Pichon, M., Museum of Tropical Queensland, Townsville, Australia, michel.pichon@bigpond.com; Chancerelle, Y., CRIOBE (Insular research center and Environment Observatory) USR 3278 CNRS – EPHE - UPVD, Moorea, French Polynesia, yannick.chancerelle@criobe.pf;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29196

DECADAL TRANSITION IN CORAL REEF STATUS, DISTRIBUTION, ISSUES AND CONSERVATION INITIATIVES IN GULF OF MANNAR, SOUTHEASTERN INDIA

Edward Patterson, J. K., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, edwardjkpatterson@sdmri.in; Mathews, G., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, mathews.gilbert@gmail.com; Raj, K. D., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, diraviyam_raj@yahoo.co.in ; Deepak Bilgi, S., Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park, India, deepakbilgi@gmail.com; Wilhelmsson, D., Swedish Research Council , Sweden, dan.wilhelmsson@telia.com; Malleshappa, H., Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu, India, h.malleshappa@yahoo.co.in ;

http://sdmri.in

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28022

WINNERS AND LOSERS OF CYCLONES AND BLEACHING: BENTHIC COMMUNITY CHANGES AFTER MULTIPLE DISTURBANCES

Torda, G., James Cook University / ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, gergely.torda@jcu.edu.au; Sambrook, K., James Cook University, Australia, katie.sambrook@my.jcu.edu.au; Sato, Y., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, y.sato@aims.gov.au; Lukoschek, V., James Cook University / ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, vimoksalehi.lukoschek@jcu.edu.au; Willis, B. L., James Cook University / ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, bette.willis@jcu.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29535

IMPACT OF OCEAN WARMING ON CENTURY-SCALE GROWTH TRENDS OF INSHORE AND OFFSHORE CORALS THROUGOUT THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SEA

Castillo, K. D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, karl_castillo@unc.edu; Rippe, J. P., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, jpr6mg@gmail.com; Courtney, T., UNC-Chapel Hill, Northeastern University, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, USA, traviscourtney@gmail.com; Lima, F. P., Universitdade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Portugal, fplima@gmail.com; Aichelman, H. E., University of North Carolina, USA, hannahaichelman@gmail.com; De Leener, D. N., University of North Carolina, USA, daphnedl@live.unc.edu; Baumann, J. H., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, j.baumann3@gmail.com; Davies, S. W., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, daviessw@gmail.com; Fieseler, C. M., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, cmf29@live.unc.edu; Bove, C. B., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, cbb7075@gmail.com; Cobleigh, K. A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, kathryncobleigh@gmail.com; Westfield, I. T., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Northeastern University, USA, seymour47@gmail.com; Horvath, K., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, sweetguppie@yahoo.com; Ries, J. B., Northeastern University, USA, riesjustin@gmail.com;

http://www.unc.edu/~kdcastil/

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28886

THE XL CATLIN SEAVIEW SURVEY: MEASURING BLEACHING AND COMMUNITY RESPONSE IN HAWAII IN 2015 WITH HIGH-DEFINITION IMAGING AND SEMI-AUTOMATED IMAGE PROCESSING

Neal, B. P., The University of Queensland , Australia, benjaminpneal@gmail.com; Gonzalez-Rivero, M., The University of Queensland , Australia, ; Hoegh-Guldberg, O., The University of Queensland, Australia, ;

http://catlinseaviewsurvey.com/

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29881

REGIONAL-SCALE OCEANOGRAPHY INFLUENCES BENTHIC CORAL REEF COMMUNITY STRUCTURE IN THE REMOTE CENTRAL PACIFIC

Fox, M. D., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, USA, fox@ucsd.edu; Williams, G. J., School of Ocean Sciences, Bangor University , USA, g.j.williams@bangor.ac.uk ; Rohwer, F., Department of Biology, San Diego State University , USA, frohwer@gmail.com; Sandin, S. A., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, USA, ssandin@ucsd.edu; Smith, J. E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego , USA, smithj@ucsd.edu;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 27786

LONG TERM REEF HEALTH MONITORING (2004-2013) AT ABANG WATERS, BATAM CITY, RIAU ISLANDS PROVINCE

Abrar, M., Indonesian Institute of Sciences, Indonesia, abrarlipi@yahoo.co.id; Prayuda, B., Indonesian Institute of Sciences, Indonesia, byu30des@gmail.com; Yahya, M. U., Indonesian Institute of Sciences, Indonesia, shar@indo.net.id;

18 - Geology and paleoecology as tools to decipher the modern coral-reef crisis

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 301 B | Abstract ID 27950

CORAL COMMUNITY CHANGE ON A TURBID-ZONE REEF COMPLEX: DEVELOPING BASELINE RECORDS FOR THE CENTRAL GREAT BARRIER REEF’S NEARSHORE CORAL REEFS

Johnson, J. A., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, jj304@exeter.ac.uk; Perry, C. T., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, c.perry@exeter.ac.uk; Smithers, S. G., James Cook University, Australia, scott.smithers@jcu.edu.au; Morgan, K. M., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, k.morgan@exeter.ac.uk; Johnson, K. G., Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, k.johnson@nhm.ac.uk;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 27867

BLEACHING IN PALAEOZOIC CORALS?

Zapalski, M. K., University of Warsaw, Faculty of Geology, Poland, m.zapalski@uw.edu.pl;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28061

ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROLS ON THE DEVELOPMENT AND DEMISE OF FLORIDA'S CORAL REEFS

Toth, L. T., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, ltoth@usgs.gov; Stathakopoulos, A., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, astathakopoulos@usgs.gov; Kuffner, I. B., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, ikuffner@usgs.gov; Shinn, E. A., University of South Florida, USA, eugeneshinn@mail.usf.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28525

SUCCESSIVE PHASES OF REEF FLAT DEVELOPMENT THROUGHOUT THE HOLOCENE: INFLUENCE OF HYDRODYNAMIC ENERGY AND SEA-LEVEL CHANGE ON THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Dechnik, B., The University of Sydney, Australia, bdec4339@uni.sydney.edu.au; Webster, J. M., The University of Sydney, Australia, jody.webster@sydney.edu.au; Nothdurft, L., Queensland University of Technology, Australia, l.nothdurft@qut.edu.au; Webb, G. E., The University of Queensland, Australia, g.webb@uq.edu.au; Zhao, J., The University of Queensland, Australia, j.zhao@uq.edu.au; Duce, S., The University of Sydney, Australia, stephanie.duce@sydney.edu.au; Braga, J. C., The University of Granada, Spain, jbraga@ugr.es; Harris, D. L., The University of Bremen, Germany, dharris@marum.de; Vila-Concejo, A., The University of Sydney, Australia, ana.vilaconcejo@sydney.edu.au; Puotinen, M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, marjettalp@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28170

REEF CONSTRUCTION AND DECONSTRUCTION IN THE FLORIDA KEYS, U.S.A.

Kuffner, I. B., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, ikuffner@usgs.gov; Toth, L. T., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, ltoth@usgs.gov; Hudson, J. H., Reef Tech, Inc., USA, hhudson3@bellsouth.net ; Goodwin, W. B., NOAA Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, USA, bill.goodwin@noaa.gov; Jackson, K. L., University of Miami RSMAS, USA, kjackson@rsmas.miami.edu; Rosenberg, A. D., International SeaKeepers Society, USA, angela@seakeepers.org; Stathakopoulos, A., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, astathakopoulos@usgs.gov;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28778

REGIONAL-SCALE EROSION OF MODERN CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEMS

Yates, K. K., US Geological Survey, USA, kyates@usgs.gov; Zawada, D. G., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, dzawada@usgs.gov;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29874

THE ROLE OF BASIN-SCALE CLIMATE VARIABILITY IN THE DECLINE OF CARIBBEAN CORALS

Cohen, A. L., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, acohen@whoi.edu; Wang, X., Princeton University, USA, xingchen@princeton.edu; Sigman, D. M., Princeton University, USA, dsigman@princeton.edu; Henson, S., National Oceanography Center, United Kingdom, shen@noc.ac.uk; Oppo, D. W., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, doppo@whoi.edu; Blanchon, P., National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, blanchons@gmail.com;

http://www.whoi.edu/cohenlab/

20 - Reef fish ecology, conservation, and fisheries: the scientific legacy of Glenn Almany

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 27824

SPAWNING AGGREGATION OF WHITE-STREAKED GROUPER EPINEPHELUS ONGUS: SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION, ANNUAL VARIATION AND SEX-SPECIFIC DIFFERENCE IN ARRIVAL TIMING

Nanami, A., Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, FRA, Japan, nanami@fra.affrc.go.jp; Sato, T., National Research Institute of Fisheries and Environment of Inland Sea, FRA, Japan, ; Kawabata, Y., Institute for East China Sea Research, Nagasaki University, Japan, ; Okuyama, J., Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, FRA, Japan, ;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29527

APPLICATION OF ACOUSTIC TELEMETRY TO ADVANCE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING AND INFORM MANAGEMENT OF SPECIES THAT FORM SPAWNING AGGREGATIONS IN THE US VIRGIN ISLANDS

Nemeth, R. S., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, rnemeth@uvi.edu; Jossart, J., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, jossart1@gmail.com; Biggs, C., Texas A&M, USA, crbiggsy@gmail.com; Ruffo, A., University of the Virgin islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, amr1613@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28754

REEF FISH AS POTENTIAL LINKS ACROSS HABITATS IN A BRAZILIAN TROPICAL SEASCAPE

Eggertsen, L. M., Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, eggertsen.linda@gmail.com; Berkström, C., Stockholm University, Sweden, Charlotte.Berkström@su.se; Gullström, M., Stockholm University, Sweden, martin.gullstrom@su.se; Ferreira, C. E., Federal University of Fluminense, Brazil, carlosferreira@id.uff.br;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29924

LIFE ON THE EDGE: CORAL REEF FISHES EXHIBIT STRONG BIDIRECTIONAL RESPONSES TO EDGE HABITAT

Sambrook, K., James Cook University, Australia, katie.sambrook@my.jcu.edu.au; Jones, G. P., James Cook University, Australia, geoffrey.jones@jcu.edu.au; Bonin, M. C., James Cook University, Australia, mary.bonin@jcu.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29202

HABITAT LOSS REDUCES THE ABUNDANCE AND SPECIES RICHNESS OF CORAL REEF FISH RECRUITS REGARDLESS OF HABITAT CONFIGURATION

Bonin, M. C., ARC Centre of Excellence Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, mary.bonin@jcu.edu.au; Jones, G. P., ARC Centre of Excellence Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, geoffrey.jones@jcu.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29456

JUVENILE CORAL REEF FISH IN TROPICAL SHALLOW MACROPHYTE HABITATS

Tano, S. A., Dept. of Ecology, Environment and Plant Science (DEEP), Stockholm University, Sweden, stina.tano@su.se; Eggertsen, M., Dept. of Ecology, Environment and Plant Science (DEEP), Stockholm University, Sweden, maria.eggertsen@su.se; Wikstrom, S. A., Baltic Sea Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden, sofia.wikstrom@su.se; Berkstrom, C., Dept. of Ecology, Environment and Plant Science (DEEP), Stockholm University, Sweden, charlotte.berkstrom@su.se; Buriyo, A., Department of Botany, University of Dar es Salaam, United Repbulic of Tanzania, aburiyo@gmail.com; Halling, C., Dept. of Ecology, Environment and Plant Science (DEEP), Stockholm University, Sweden, christina.halling@su.se;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29502

MARINEGEO (THE MARINE GLOBAL EARTH OBSERVATORY) STUDY: SPONGES AND HABITAT CONNECTIVITY SUPPORT FISH COMMUNITIES IN DEGRADED REEF HABITATS

Seemann, J., Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, seemannj@si.edu; Yingst, A., University of Pittsburgh, USA, alexandra.yingst@gmail.com; Stuart Smith, R., University of Tasmania, Australia, Rick.StuartSmith@utas.edu.au; Campbell, J. E., Smithsonian Marine Station, USA, CampbellJu@si.edu; Duffy, J. E., Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network, USA, DuffyE@si.edu; Altieri, A. H., Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, ;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29627

CONNECTING SCIENCE AND PEOPLE TO IMPROVE LOCAL FISHERIES MANAGEMENT WITH GLENN

Planes, S., CRIOBE, French Polynesia, planes@univ-perp.fr; Almany, J., CRIOBE, France, jeanine.almany@univ-perp.fr;

29 - Mesophotic and Deep-Sea Coral Ecosystems: A Tribute to the Pioneering Efforts of Dr. John Rooney

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28388

AN INTEGRATIVE INVESTIGATION INTO THE IMPACTS OF ANTHROPOGENIC STRESSORS ON DEEP-SEA CORALS

DeLeo, D. M., Temple University, USA, danielle.deleo@temple.edu; Lengyel, S. D., Temple University, USA, tue87843@temple.edu; Cordes, E. E., Temple University, USA, ecordes@temple.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28610

ILLEGAL HARVESTING AND TRADING OF BLACK CORALS (ANTIPATHARIA) IN MADAGASCAR: THE NECESSITY OF FIELD STUDIES

Terrana, L., Laboratory of Biology of Marine Organisms and Biomimetics, University of Mons, Belgium, lucas.terrana@umons.ac.be; Todinanahary, G., Halieutic Institute and Marine Sciences, University of Toliara, Madagascar, gildas.todinanahary@ihsm.mg; Eeckhaut, I., Laboratory of Biology of Marine Organisms and Biomimetics, University of Mons, Belgium, igor.eeckhaut@umons.ac.be;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28750

COLONIZATION AND SUCCESSION OF HAWAIIAN GOLD CORAL (KULAMANAMANA HAUMEAAE).

Parrish, F. A., NOAA Pacific Islands Fishereis Science Center, USA, Frank.Parrish@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28826

GENOTYPING-BY-SEQUENCING REVEALS LACK OF STRUCTURE IN THE DEEP-SEA OCTOCORAL SWIFTIA SIMPLEX (NUTTING 1909) ON THE WESTERN COAST OF THE UNITED STATES

Everett, M. V., NRC Under Contract With Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, Meredith.Everett@noaa.gov; Park, L. K., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, Linda.Park@noaa.gov; Berntson, E. A., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, ewann.berntson@noaa.gov; Elz, A. E., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, anna.elz@noaa.gov; Keller, A. A., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, aimee.keller@noaa.gov; Whitmire, C. E., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, curt.whitmire@noaa.gov; Clarke, M. E., Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, elizabeth.clarke@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27823

A TALE OF TWO OCEANS: ARE DEEP-SEA BAMBOO CORALS FUSSY ABOUT THEIR NEIGHBORS?

Lapointe, A. E., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, abbylap@hawaii.edu; Watling, L., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, watling@hawaii.edu;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28437

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF RARE EVENTS LOGISTIC REGRESSION TO PREDICT THE DISTRIBUTION OF MESOPHOTIC HARD CORALS ACROSS THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

Veazey, L. M., University of Hawaii, USA, lindsayv@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., University of Hawaii, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu; Kelley, C., University of Hawaii, USA, ckelley@hawaii.edu; Rooney, J., University of Hawaii, USA, john.rooney@noaa.gov; Frazer, L. N., University of Hawaii, USA, neil@soest.hawaii.edu; Toonen, R. J., University of Hawaii, USA, toonen@hawaii.edu;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29581

ARE MESOPHOTIC CORALS AND OCTOCORALS REALLY THAT DIFFERENT? AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE FROM CARIBBEAN REEFS

Sánchez, J. A., Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, juansanc@uniandes.edu.co; González, F. L., Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, fl.gonzalez10@uniandes.edu.co; Rivera, G., Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, gb.rivera93@uniandes.edu.co; Dueñas, L. F., Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, lf.duenas161@uniandes.edu.co;

http://biommar.uniandes.edu.co

30 - Coral bleaching: monitoring, management responses and resilience

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 28871

IMPROVING THERMAL STRESS REPRESENTATION ON OCEANOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE PACIFIC REEFS USING A COMBINATION OF IN SITU AND SATELLITE DATA

Clark, S. J., NOAA/JIMAR, Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, jeanette.clark@noaa.gov; Heron, S. F., NOAA/Global Science & Technology, Coral Reef Watch-ReefSense, Australia, scott.heron@noaa.gov; Eakin, C. M., NOAA, Coral Reef Watch, USA, mark.eakin@noaa.gov; Brainard, R. E., NOAA, Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, rusty.brainard@noaa.gov; Oliver, T. A., NOAA/JIMAR, Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, thomas.oliver@noaa.gov; Geiger, E. F., NOAA/Global Science & Technology, Coral Reef Watch, USA, erick.geiger@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 28114

VALIDATION OF REEF-SCALE THERMAL STRESS SATELLITE PRODUCTS FOR CORAL BLEACHING MONITORING

Johnston, L., CNMI Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality, Northern Mariana Isles, lyzajohnston@gmail.com; Heron, S. F., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , USA, scott.heron@noaa.gov; Johnson, S., University of Guam, USA, steven.johnson670@gmail.com; Okano, R., CNMI Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality, Northern Mariana Isles, ryanokano@becq.gov.mp; Benavente, D., CNMI Division of Fish and Wildlife, Northern Mariana Isles, lacapabenavente@gmail.com ; Iguel, J., CNMI Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality, Northern Mariana Isles, johniguel@becq.gov.mp; Perez, D. I., University of Queensland, Australia, d.perez@uq.edu.au ; Liu, G., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA, gang.liu@noaa.gov ; Geiger, E. F., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA, erick.geiger@noaa.gov ; De La Cour, J. L., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA, jacqueline.shapo@noaa.gov ; Eakin, C. M., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA, mark.eakin@noaa.gov ;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 29844

CORRELATING SYMBIODINIUM DENSITY AGAINST THE FIELD BLEACHING ASSESSMENT SCALE TO QUANTIFY REDUCTION IN SYMBIODINIUM ABUNDANCE ON REEFS OF HAWAI'I ISLAND

Budke, J. R., University of Hawai'i at Hilo, USA, JBudke@hawaii.edu; Kramer, L. K., Division of Aquatic Resources , USA, k.lindsey.kramer@gmail.com; Takabayashi, M., University of Hawai'i at Hilo, USA, misakita@hawaii.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 29306

KEEP THE EYES ON THE REEF DURING HOT SEASON IN ARCHIPELAGIC NATION OF INDONESIA: A CASE OF CORAL BLEACHING NETWORK INDONESIA

Prabuning, D. P., Reef Check Indonesia, Indonesia, derta@reefcheck.org; Agung, F., Directorate General Marine Spatial Management, Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Indonesia, Indonesia, firda_ku@yahoo.com ; Yudiarso, P., Regional Office of Marine and Coastal Resources Management of Denpasar, Indonesia, permana.yudiarso@kkp.go.id; Setiasih, N., -, Indonesia, nanengsetiasih@yahoo.com; Sartin, J., -, Indonesia, jensi.sartin@gmail.com; Dewanto, H., Directorate General Marine Spatial Management, Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Indonesia, Indonesia, hadi.dewanto@gmail.com; Herwata, I., Reef Check Indonesia, Indonesia, iherwata@reefcheck.org; Siagian, A., Reef Check Indonesia, Indonesia, angel@reefcheck.org;

http://reefcheck.or.id

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 29199

PREDICTED RESPONSES OF CORAL REEFS TO THERMAL STRESS AND ITS APPLICATION TO CORAL REEF MANAGEMENT

Zahir, H., Small Island Research Centre, Maldives, hussein.zahir@lamer.com.mv;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 28991

TOWED-DIVER SURVEYS OF THE 2015 CORAL BLEACHING EVENT IN HAWAII: AN EFFICIENT METHOD FOR BROADSCALE ASSESSMENT OF BLEACHING IMPACTS

Pomeroy, N. V., NOAA/JIMAR Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, noah.pomeroy@noaa.gov; Oliver, T. A., NOAA/JIMAR Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, thomas.oliver@noaa.gov; Vargas-Angel, B., NOAA/JIMAR Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, bernardo.vargasangel@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 29758

IMAGE MOSAICS BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER THE 2014 MASS CORAL BLEACHING AT CHEECA ROCKS, FLORIDA KEYS REVEAL HIGH RESILIENCE OF A CARIBBEAN CORAL REEF

Gintert, B. E., University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, USA, bgintert@rsmas.miami.edu; Carlton, R., Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, RSMAS, USA, Renee.Carlton@noaa.gov; Kolodziej, G., Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, RSMAS, USA, graham.kolodziej@noaa.gov; Jones, P., Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, RSMAS, USA, Paul.Jones@NOAA.gov; Enochs, I., Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, RSMAS, USA, Ian.Enochs@NOAA.gov; Gleason, A. C., University of Miami, Department of Physics, USA, agleason@rsmas.miami.edu; Gracias, N., University of Girona, Spain, ngracias@silver.udg.edu; Reid, R. P., University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, USA, preid@rsmas.miami.edu; Manzello, D., Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratories (AOML), NOAA, USA, Derek.Manzello@NOAA.gov;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 28213

DEVELOPING PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE CORAL RECOVERY FOLLOWING A SEVERE BLEACHING EVENT IN HAWAII

Rosinski, A. E., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, anneer@hawaii.edu; Birkeland, C., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, charlesb@hawaii.edu; Williams, I. D., NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Goropse, K. D., NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, kelvin.goropse@noaa.gov; Oliver, T. A., NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, USA, thomas.oliver@noaa.gov; Gove, J. M., NOAA Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, USA, jamison.gove@noaa.gov; Preskitt, L. B., Eyes of the Reef, USA, preskitt@hawaii.edu; Conklin, E., The Nature Conservancy of Hawaii, USA, econklin@tnc.org; White, D. J., Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, onareef@yahoo.com; Walsh, W. J., Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, darkona@hawaiiantel.net;

39 - Ridge to reef management approaches

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 27798

USE OF INTEGRATED LANDSCAPE INDICATORS TO EVALUATE THE CONDITION OF “RIDGE TO REEF” SYSTEMS AND PRIORITIZE WATERSHEDS FOR RESTORATION IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS.

Rodgers, K. S., University of Hawaii, USA, kuuleir@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., University of Hawaii, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu; Jokiel, P. L., University of Hawaii, USA, jokiel@hawaii.edu; Kapur, M., University of Hawaii, USA, mkapur@hawaii.edu; Kido, M. H., University of Hawaii, USA, mkido@hawaii.edu;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29509

A FRAMEWORK TO ASSESS RIDGE TO REEF ECOSYSTEM HEALTH IN AMERICAN SAMOA

Comeros, M. T., AS Environmental Protection Agency, American Samoa, mia.comeros@epa.as.gov; Lawrence, A. K., AS Dept. Marine & Wildlife Resources, American Samoa, alicelawrence.mpa@gmail.com; Sudek, M., AS Dept. Marine & Wildlife Resources, American Samoa, mareike.sudek@gmail.com; Houk, P., University of Guam Marine Laboratory, Guam, peterhouk@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29108

TRACING THE IMPACTS OF LAND-USE CHANGE TO CORAL REEF FISHERIES

Brown, C. J., Griffith University, Australia, chris.brown@griffith.edu.au; Jupiter, S. D., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, sjupiter@wcs.org; Klein, C. J., University of Queensland, Australia, c.klein@uq.edu.au;

http://www.seascapemodels.org

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29325

REGIONAL-SCALE EVALUATIONS OF WATER QUALITY AND CORAL REEF CONDITION IN THE INNER GREAT BARRIER REEF HIGHLIGHT CHALLENGES FOR ADAPTIVE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT

Schaffelke, B., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, b.schaffelke@aims.gov.au; Logan, M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.logan@aims.gov.au; Lønborg, C., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, c.lonborg@aims.gov.au; Thompson, A., Australian Institute of Marine Science, , a.thompson@aims.gov.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28118

DETERMINING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF WATERSHED MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES TO REDUCE LAND-BASED POLLUTION ON WEST MAUI

Vargas-Angel, B., University of Hawaii - Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, USA, Bernardo.VargasAngel@noaa.gov; Storlazzi, C., U.S. Geological Survey, USA, cstorlazzi@usgs.gov; White, D. J., State of Hawaii DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, darla.j.white@hawaii.gov; Callender, T., West Maui Ridge-to-Reef Initiative, USA, tovacallender@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28473

IMPROVING CONSERVATION OUTCOMES FOR DATA-POOR CORAL REEFS AFFECTED BY FUTURE OIL PALM DEVELOPMENT IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Tulloch, V. J., Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation Science, The University of Queensland, Australia, v.tulloch@uq.edu.au; Brown, C., Australian Rivers Institute, Griffith University , Australia, chris.brown@griffth.edu.au; Possingham, H., Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation Science, The University of Queensland, Australia, h.possingham@uq.edu.au; Jupiter, S., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, sjupiter@wcs.org; Maina, J., Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation Science, The University of Queensland, Australia, j.mbui@uq.edu.au; Klein, C., School of Geography, Planning and the Environment, The University of Queensland, Australia, c.klein@uq.edu.au;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28260

UNDERSTANDING REEF FLAT SEDIMENT REGIMES AND HYDRODYNAMICS CAN INFORM EROSION MITIGATION ON LAND

Teneva, L. T., Conservation International , USA, lida.teneva@gmail.com; McManus, M. A., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, mamc@hawaii.edu; Jerolmon, C., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, Cj37@hawaii.edu; Neuheimer, A. B., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, annabn@hawaii.edu; Clark, S. J., Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, sjc1216@gmail.com; Walker, G., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, gwalker@hawaii.edu; Kaho‘ohalahala, K., Maunalei Community Managed Makai Area, USA, maunalei.ahupuaa@gmail.com; Shimabukuro, E., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, eric21@hawaii.edu; Ostrander, C., Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, USA, chriso@hawaii.edu; Kittinger, J. N., Conservation International, USA, jkittinger@conservation.org;

49 - Unmanned systems for coral reef research, management and conservation

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 28105

REMOTELY PILOTED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS: BRIDGING THE SCALE GAP BETWEEN FIELDWORK AND REMOTE SENSING FOR CORAL REEF MONITORING

Joyce, K. E., James Cook University, Australia, karen.joyce@jcu.edu.au; Leahy, S. M., James Cook University, Australia, susannah.leahy@my.jcu.edu.au; Roelfsema, C. M., University of Queensland, Australia, c.roelfsema@uq.edu.au; Leon, J. X., University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia, jleon@usc.edu.au; Maier, S. W., maitec, Australia, stefan.maier@maitec.com.au; Kovacs, E., University of Queensland, Australia, e.kovacs@uq.edu.au; Phinn, S. R., University of Queensland, Australia, s.phinn@uq.edu.au;

https://research.jcu.edu.au/portfolio/karen.joyce/

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 29974

UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS (UAS) FOR COASTAL AND REEF ECOSYSTEM MONITORING AND FISHPOND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEYS OFF LANA'I, HAWAII

Lukaczyk, T. W., FlightWave, USA, trent@flightwave.aero; McGillivary, P., US Coast Gaurd, USA, philip.a.mcgillivary@uscg.mil; Purdy, G., Drone Services Hawai'i, USA, worldcat30@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 28874

A NEW PERSPECTIVE: ASSESSING THE SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION OF CORAL BLEACHING WITH LOW-ALTITUDE REMOTE SENSING TECHNOLOGIES

Levy, J., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, levyjosh@hawaii.edu; Hunter, C. L., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, cindyh@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu ;

http://www.hunterlabhawaii.com/

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 30146

DRONES THAT SEE THROUGH WAVES - FLUID LENSING AS A NEW TECHNOLOGY IN OCEAN REMOTE SENSING

Chirayath, V., NASA Ames Research Center, USA, ved.chirayath@nasa.gov;

http://www.nasa.gov/ames/fluidlensing/

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 28381

3D PHOTOGRAMMETRY FOR MEASURING REEF PRODUCTIVITY: ADVANCES IN LIGHT PROPAGATION AND SELF-OCCLUSION

Johnson-Roberson, M., University of Michigan, USA, mattjr@umich.edu; Fitt, W. K., University of Georgia, USA, fitt@uga.edu; Hopkinson, B. M., University of Georgia, , bmhopkin@uga.edu; Long, M. H., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, mlong@whoi.edu; Iscar, E., University of Michigan, , eiscar@umich.edu; Skinner, K., University of Michigan, USA, kskin@umich.edu;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 29125

BIOGEOCHEMICAL PATTERNS OBSERVED BY AUTONOMOUS SENSORS ON THE REEF TERRACE AT PALMYRA ATOLL

Martz, T. R., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, trmartz@ucsd.edu; Smith, J. E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, , smithj@ucsd.edu; Takeshita, Y., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, ytakeshita@carnegiescience.edu; Price, N. N., Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, USA, nprice@bigelow.org;

https://scripps.ucsd.edu/

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 29903

MEASUREMENTS OF UNDERWATER CARBONATE CHEMISTRY USING A PROTOTYPE HYBRID AUV/ROV AND AUTOMATIC SENSORS: A DEMONSTRATION PROJECT

Jiang, M., Florida Atlantic University, USA, jiangm@fau.edu; Dalgleish, F., Florida Atlantic University, USA, ; Wang, Z. A., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, ; Elvander, J., Bluefin Robotics, USA, ; Reed, J., Florida Atlantic University, USA, ;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 29950

ADAPTATION OF TROLL FISHING EQUIPMENT AND METHODOLOGIES FOR USE IN TOWED UNDERWATER SENSOR PLATFORMS

Hilomen, A. T., University of the Philippines - Diliman, National Institute of Physics, Philippines, aaronhilomen@gmail.com; Soriano, M., University of the Philippines - Diliman, National Institute of Physics, Philippines, jing@nip.upd.edu.ph ;

63 - Innovations in socio-ecological research for resilience based management

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28797

RESILIENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEMS: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Parker, B. A., TBG at NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program, USA, britt.parker@noaa.gov; Beeden, R., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, roger.beeden@gbrmpa.gov.au; Maynard, J. A., SymbioSeas, Marine Applied Research Center, and CRIOBE , USA, maynardmarine@gmail.com; McLeod, E., The Nature Conservancy, USA, emcleod@tnc.org; Tamelander, J., United Nations Environment Programme, Thailand, tamelander@un.org;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29079

LIFE BEGINS AT 40: TOWARDS RESILIENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF MARINE PARK.

Beeden, R. J., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, roger.beeden@gbrmpa.gov.au; Dryden, J., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, jen.dryden@gbrmpa.gov.au; Dowd, A., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, anna.dowd@gbrmpa.gov.au; Goudkamp, K., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, katrina.goudkamp@gbrmpa.gov.au; Jones, C., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, chris.jones@gbrmpa.gov.au; Johnson, M., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, margaret.johnson@gbrmpa.gov.au; Merida, F., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, fiona.merida@gbrmpa.gov.au; Molloy, F., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, fergus.molloy@gbrmpa.gov.au; Pears, R., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, rachel.pears@gbrmpa.gov.au; Quincey, R., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, richard.quincey@gbrmpa.gov.au; Read, M., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, mark.read@gbrmpa.gov.au; Reichelt, R., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, russell.reichelt@gbrmpa.gov.au; Schauble, C., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, chloe.schauble@gbrmpa.gov.au; Wachenfeld, D., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, david.wachenfeld@gbrmpa.gov.au; Anthony, K., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, k.anthony@aims.gov.au; Birtles, A., James Cook University, Australia, alastair.birtles@jcu.edu.au; Goldberg, J., James Cook University, Australia, jeremy.goldberg@my.jcu.edu.au; Heron, S., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Australia, scott.heron@noaa.gov; Johnson, J., C2O Consulting, Australia, j.johnson@c2o.net.au; Malone, C., Department of National Resources and Mines, Australia, Cherie.Malone@dnrm.qld.gov.au; Marshall, P., University of Queensland / Reef Ecologic, Australia, paul.marshall00@gmail.com; Maynard, J., Cornell University / Marine Applied Research Center, USA, maynardmarine@gmail.com; McGinnity, P., Consultant, Australia, peter.c.mcginnity@gmail.com; Page, C., Marine Environmental Consultant, Australia, cathiepage@iinet.net.au; Puotinen, M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, M.Puotinen@aims.gov.au; Raymundo, L., University of Guam Marine Lab, Guam, ljraymundo@gmail.com; Turner, M., Interpretation Consultant, , mal.bilby@gmail.com; Weil, E., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, ernesto.weil@upr.edu; Williams, G., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, gareth@ucsd.edu; Willis, B., James Cook University, Australia, bette.willis@jcu.edu.au;

http://www.gbrmpa.gov.au

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28360

REALISING RESILIENCE: INTEGRATING ECOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL INFORMATION FOR ENLIGHTENED MANAGEMENT OF CORAL REEFS

Marshall, P. A., University of Queensland, Australia, paul.marshall00@gmail.com; Abdulla, A., IUCN, Maldives, ameer.abdulla@iucn.org; Marshall, N. A., CSIRO, Australia, nadine.marshall@csiro.au;

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28429

VULNERABILITY OF PACIFIC REEF-DEPENDENT COMMUNITIES TO OCEAN ACIDIFICATION: FOOD SECURITY AND LIVELIHOOD IMPLICATIONS

Johnson, J. E., C2O coasts, climate, oceans & James Cook University, Australia, j.johnson@c2o.net.au; Bell, J. D., Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security, University of Wollongong, Australia, b.johann9@gmail.com; Sen Gupta, A., Climate Change Research Centre, University of NSW, Australia, a.sengupta@unsw.edu.au; Moore, T., Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), Western Samoa, tommym@sprep.org ;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28191

PLACE-BASED OPERATIONALIZATION OF THE SOCIAL-ECOLOGICAL VULNERABILITY FRAMEWORK TO FOSTER SOCIAL-ECOLOGICAL RESILIENCE

Thiault, L., Centre de Recherches Insulaires et Observatoire de l'Environnement (CRIOBE), France, lauric.thiault@gmail.com; Collin, A., EPHE Littoral Geomorphology and Environment , France, antoinecollin1@gmail.com; Chlous, F., Patrimoines Locaux et Gourvenance (PALOC), France, frederique.chlous@mnhn.fr; Claudet, J., Centre de Recherches Insulaires et Observatoire de l'Environnement (CRIOBE), , joachim.claudet@gmail.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28253

THE INFLUENCE OF THERMAL HISTORY ON CORAL BLEACHING RESPONSE DURING HIGH TEMPERATURE STRESS

Heron, S. F., Coral Reef Watch-ReefSense, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., Australia, scott.heron@noaa.gov; Maynard, J. A., SymbioSeas and Marine Applied Research Center, USA, maynardmarine@gmail.com; Eakin, C. M., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, USA, mark.eakin@noaa.gov; De La Cour, J. L., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., USA, jacqueline.shapo@noaa.gov; Liu, G., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., USA, gang.liu@noaa.gov; Geiger, E. F., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., USA, erick.geiger@noaa.gov; Gomez, A. M., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR; Ecosystem Science Lab and NOAA-CREST, City College of New York, USA, andrea.gomez@noaa.gov; Skirving, W. J., Coral Reef Watch-ReefSense, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., Australia, william.skirving@noaa.gov; Strong, A. E., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., USA, alan.e.strong@noaa.gov; Tirak, K. V., Coral Reef Watch, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, and Global Science & Technology, Inc., USA, kyle.tirak@noaa.gov;

http://coralreefwatch.noaa.gov/satellite/thermal_history/

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29545

IDENTIFYING CORAL REEF RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Barkley, H. C., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, hbarkley@whoi.edu; Cohen, A. L., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, acohen@whoi.edu; McLeod, E., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Golbuu, Y., Palau International Coral Reef Center, Palau, ; Victor, S., Palau International Coral Reef Center, Palau, ; Salm, R., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Lentz, S. J., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, ; McCorkle, D. C., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, ;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29484

DOWNSCALED PROJECTIONS OF CORAL BLEACHING CONDITIONS THAT CAN INFORM CONSERVATION PLANNING

van Hooidonk, R., NOAA AOML / University of Miami, USA, ruben.van.hooidonk@noaa.gov; Maynard, J., SymbioSeas and Marine Applied Research Center, USA, maynardmarine@gmail.com; Tamelander, J., UNEP, Thailand, tamelander@un.org; Gove, J., NOAA NMFS, USA, jamison.gove@noaa.gov; Ahmadia, G., WWF, USA, gabby.ahmadia@wwfus.org; Raymundo, L., University of Guam, USA, ljraymundo@gmail.com; Williams, G., University of Bangor, United Kingdom, g.j.williams@bangor.ac.uk; Heron, S., NOAA Coral Reef Watch, USA, scott.heron@noaa.gov;

72 - Marine resource sustainability, conservation and management in the Coral Triangle & Southeast Asia

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 27851

BOOSTING CORAL REEF CONSERVATION THROUGH REGIONAL COLLABORATION: A LESSON LEARNED FROM REGIONAL CTI-CFF PARTNERSHIP

Pratikto, W. A., CTI-CFF Regional Secretariat, Indonesia, ed@cticff.org; Lukman, M., CTI-CFF Regional Secretariat; Marine Science Department of Hasanuddin University, Indonesia, lukman.lucky@cticff.org;

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 27903

DIVE TOURISM AND ITS IMPACT ON INTEGRATED COASTAL MANAGEMENT AND LIVELIHOODS FOR ARTISANAL FISHERS

Lowe, J., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, judilowe@gmail.com;

http://www.coralcoe.org.au

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 27929

CORAL COMMUNITY STRUCTURE OF CORAL REEFS IN SOUTH CHINA SEA AND TAIWAN: CURRENT STATUS AND CONSERVATION ACTIONS

Fan, T., National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Chinese Taiwan, tyfan@nmmba.gov.tw; Lin, C., Institute of Marine Biology, National Dong Hwa University, Chinese Taiwan, ; Tan, C., Department of Oceanography, National Sun Yat-sen University, Chinese Taiwan, ;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 27978

FISH, TRADE AND FOOD SECURITY: MOVING BEYOND THE ‘AVAILABILITY’ DISCOURSE IN MARINE CONSERVATION

Fabinyi, M., James Cook University, Australia, fabinyi@gmail.com; Dressler, W. H., University of Melbourne, Australia, wolfram.dressler@unimelb.edu.au; Pido, M. D., Palawan State University, Philippines, mdpido@yahoo.com;

06/22/2016 | 10:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28049

HARD CORAL CONDITIONS IN RATATOTOK PENINSULA REEF, SOUTH-EAST MINAHASA, NORTH SULAWESI PROVINCE, INDONESIA. (A MONITORING STUDY: 1996-2012)

Lalamentik, L. T., Sam Ratulangi University, Indonesia, jercogorango@gmail.com; Sompie, D. E., PT. Newmont Minahasa Raya, Indonesia, david.sompie@newmont.com; Kojansow, J. W., PT. Newmont Minahasa Raya, Indonesia, jerry.kojansow@newmont.com; Rondonuwu, A. B., Sam Ratulangi University, Indonesia, arron68@yahoo.com;

06/22/2016 | 11:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28071

MARINE CONSERVATION THROUGH ART

Gregory, C., Celia Gregory, United Kingdom, info@themarinefoundation.org;

http://www.themarinefoundation.org

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28091

CURRENT STATE AND FUTURE PROSPECTS OF CORAL REEF FISHERIES IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA

Yin, X. Y., University of British Columbia, Canada, x.yin@oceans.ubc.ca; Teh, L., University of British Columbia, Canada, l.teh@oceans.ubc.ca; Cheung, W., University of British Columbia, Canada, w.cheung@oceans.ubc.ca; Sumaila, R., University of British Columbia, Canada, r.sumaila@oceans.ubc.ca;

73B - Co-management: partnerships for achieving effective resource outcomes on coral reefs - partnerships with and among communities and stakeholders

06/22/2016 | 09:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28432

MANELL-GEUS: A MODEL FOR FOSTERING MULTI-AGENCY COLLABORATION

Loerzel, A. M., TBG for NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program, USA, adrienne.loerzel@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 09:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28859

THE OUR FLORIDA REEFS COMMUNITY PLANNING PROCESS: COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT ACTION DESIGN TO INFORM THE CONSERVATION OF SOUTHEAST FLORIDA’S CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEM

Wusinich-Mendez, D., NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program, USA, dana.wusinich-mendez@noaa.gov; Walczak, J., Florida Department of Environmental Protection, USA, Joanna.Walczak@dep.state.fl.us;

http://ourfloridareefs.org/

06/22/2016 | 10:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29116

CO-MANAGEMENT TO ADDRESS LIVELIHOOD LINKED THREATS TO CORAL REEFS – CASE STUDY FROM GULF OF MANNAR, SOUTHEASTERN INDIA

Patterson, J., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, jamilapat@sdmri.in; Wilhelmsson, D., The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Sweden, dan.wilhelmsson@sseess.kva.se; Edward Patterson, J. K., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, edwardjkpatterson@sdmri.in;

http://sdmri.in

06/22/2016 | 10:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29212

CURBING SEDIMENATION OF CORAL REEFS THROUGH COMPREHENSIVE STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT; A CASE STUDY FROM FAGA'ALU, AMERICAN SAMOA

Hattori, H., NOAA@TBG, American Samoa, hideyo.hattori@noaa.gov;

06/22/2016 | 10:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29965

COMMUNITY FISHERS’ FORUM AS A MEANS TO FACILITATE THE UPTAKE OF SCIENCE INTO SMALL-SCALE FISHERIES CO-MANAGEMENT

Muthiga, N. A., Wildlife Conservation Society, Kenya, nmuthiga@wcs.org; McClanahan, T. R., Wildlife Conservation Society, USA, tmcclanahan@wcs.org; Abunge, C., Wildlife Conservation Society, Kenya, cabunge@wcs.org; Mueni, E., State Department of Fisheries, Kenya, emuenibf@yahoo.com;

06/22/2016 | 11:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29400

INTEGRATED WATERSHED MANAGEMENT AND GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE IN PUERTO RICO

Viqueira-Rios, R. A., Protectores de Cuencas, Puerto Rico, rviqueira@protectoresdecuencasinc.org;

http://www.protectoresdecuencas.org