Program & Agenda

Agenda Detail

6/23/2016 | 16:15 - 18:15 | ORAL

05 - Acclimatization and adaptation in reef organisms

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29272

GENETIC DIFFERENTIATION OF THE CORALS STYLOPHORA PISTILLATA AND POCILLOPORA VERRUCOSA ACROSS MULTIPLE SPATIAL SCALES IN THE RED SEA

Monroe, A. M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, alison.monroe@kaust.edu.sa; Robitzch, V., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, vanessa.robitzchsierra@kaust.edu.sa; Banguera-Hinestroza, E., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, ; Voolstra, C. R., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, christian.voolstra@kaust.edu.sa; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28867

POPULATION GENOMICS OF RESILIENCE IN THE 2015 CORAL BLEACHING EVENT

Rose, N. H., Stanford University, USA, noahrose@stanford.edu; Palumbi, S. R., Stanford University, USA, spalumbi@stanford.edu;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28347

GENETIC DATA INDICATES THAT HYBRIDIZATION BETWEEN CARIBBEAN ELKHORN AND STAGHORN CORALS IS A LIKELY MECHANISM FOR RAPID ADAPTATION

Baums, I. B., Pennsylvania State University, USA, baums@psu.edu; Durante, M., Pennsylvania State University, USA, mkd143@psu.edu; Fogarty, N., NOVA Southeastern University, USA, nf121@nova.edu; Kitchen, S., Pennsylvania State University, USA, sak89@psu.edu;

http://www.personal.psu.edu/ibb3/

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28208

UNDERSTANDING CORAL'S SHORT-TERM ADAPTIVE ABILITY TO WATER POLLUTION USING GENETICS AND PROTEOMICS

Tisthammer, K. H., Kewalo Marine Laboratory, USA, kahot@hawaii.edu; Seneca, F. O., Kewalo Marine Laboratory, USA, f.o.seneca@gmail.com; Richmond, R. H., Kewalo Marine Laboratory, USA, richmond@hawaii.edu;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 27862

SHELL AND PEARL CHROMATIC VARIATION IN PINCTADA MARGARITIFERA AMONG CORAL REEF ENVIRONMENTS IN FRENCH POLYNESIA

KY, C. L., Ifremer, French Polynesia, chinky@ifremer.fr; LO, C., Drmm, French Polynesia, cedrik.lo@drm.gov.pf; PLANES, S., Cnrs, France, planes@univ-perp.fr;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29642

HOLOBIONT PHYSIOLOGICAL ADJUSTMENTS OF THE CORAL ORBICELLA FAVEOLATA ALONG A LARGE DEPTH GRADIENT

González-Guerrero, L. A., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, amitaba2012@gmail.com; Scheufen, T., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico, tim.scheufen@gmail.com; Galindo-Martínez, C. T., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico, claugdr@hotmail.com; López-Londoño, T., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico, tolopez@gmail.com; Gutiérrez-Estrada, G., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico, gabrielagutes@gmail.com; Carricart-Ganivet, J. P., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, carricart@cmarl.unam.mx ; Iglesias-Prieto, R., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, iglesias@cmarl.unam.mx; Enríquez, S., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, enriquez@cmarl.unam.mx;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29401

GENETICS OF ADAPTATION IN A TEMPERATE SEA ANEMONE: SEARCH FOR SELECTION AMONG ECOLOGICALLY AND MORPHOLOGICALLY DIFFERENTIATED POPULATIONS USING NGS DATA

Mallien, C., University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, cedricmallien@gmail.com; Aubin, E., University of Pierre and Marie Curie, France, ; Christen, R., University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, ; Furla, P., University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, Paola.FURLA@unice.fr; Forcioli, D., University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, didier.forcioli@unice.fr;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29311

THERMAL ADAPTATION AND SELECTIVE BREEDING IN CORALS FROM THE WORLD’S HOTTEST REEFS

Howells, E. J., New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, em.howells@gmail.com; Abrego, D., Zayed University, United Arab Emirates, david.abrego@zu.ac.ae; Meyer, E., Oregon State University, USA, eli.meyer@science.oregonstate.edu; Kirk, N. L., Oregon State University, USA, kirkn@science.oregonstate.edu; McParland, D., New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, dain.mcparland@nyu.edu ; Vaughan, G. O., New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, grace.vaughan@nyu.edu; Burt, J. A., New York University Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates, john.burt@nyu.edu;

13 - Diseases on the reef: presence, persistence and responses

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 27830

THERMAL STRESS CAUSES A SIX-FOLD INCREASE IN THE RISK OF DISEASE INFECTION IN ACROPORA CERVICORNIS

Muller, E. M., Mote Marine Laboratory, USA, emuller@mote.org; Bartels, E., Mote Marine Laboratory, USA, ebartels@mote.org;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28343

THE ROLE OF THE SCLERACTINIAN-ASSOCIATED HYDROZOANS IN THE CORAL COLONY HEALTH STATE

Montano, S., Università degli studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy, simone.montano@unimib.it; Maggioni, D., Università degli studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy, d.maggioni10@campus.unimib.it; Seveso, D., Università degli studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy, davide.seveso@unimib.it; Galli, P., Università degli studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy, davide.seveso@unimib.it;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28164

THE MYTH OF THE “HEALTHY” CORAL: THE NEED FOR PHENOTYPIC ANCHORING BEFORE AND DURING THE AGE OF ‘OMICS

Peters, E. C., George Mason University, USA, epeters2@gmu.edu; Allen, D. W., National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA, david.allen@nist.gov; Clements, C. S., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, cclements9@gatech.edu; Combs, Z. E., George Mason University, USA, zcombs@masonlive.gmu.edu; Richards Donà, A., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, angelard@hawaii.edu; Norfolk, W. A., George Mason University, USA, wnorfolk@masonlive.gmu.edu; Patterson, K. W., George Mason University, USA, kpatter3@masonlive.gmu.edu; Pratte, Z. A., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, zoe.pratte@biology.gatech.edu; Woodley, C. M., NOAA/NOS/NCCOS/Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research, USA, cheryl.woodley@noaa.gov;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28218

LOOKING THROUGH A MICROSCOPE BRIGHTLY! TISSUE CHANGES SHED LIGHT INTO PATHOGENESIS OF DISEASE AND ECOLOGICAL PROCESSES IN CORAL REEFS.

Work, T. M., USGS-NWHC-HFS, USA, thierry_work@usgs.gov; Aeby, G. S., University of Hawaii, USA, greta@hawaii.edu;

http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/hfs/

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28450

MICROSCOPICAL DIFFERENTIATION BETWEEN REGENERATION AND DEGENERATION OF TISSUES IN POCILLOPORA

Rodríguez-Villalobos, J. C., CICESE, Mexico, jennyrod@cicese.edu.mx; Work, T. M., USGS, USA, thierry_work@usgs.gov; Calderon-Aguilera, L. E., CICESE, Mexico, leca@cicese.edu.mx;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28917

BIODIVERSITY OF CULTURABLE BACTERIAL COMMUNITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE DISEASED CORALS FROM NORTH JAVA SEA COASTAL WATERS INDONESIA

Wijayanti, D. P., Diponegoro University, Indonesia, diah_permata@mail.com; Hidaka, M., University of the Ryukyus, Japan, hidaka@sci.u-ryukyu.ac.jp; Sabdono, A., Diponegoro University, Indonesia, agus_sabdono@yahoo_com;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28411

USING COASTAL ECOSYSTEM SERVICES TO MITIGATE HUMAN AND CORAL REEF PATHOGENS

Lamb, J. B., Cornell University, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, USA, joleah.lamb@cornell.edu; van de Water, J. A., The Scientific Centre of Monaco, Department of Marine Biology, Monaco, jeroen.vandewater@my.jcu.edu.au; Hein, M., James Cook University, College of Marine and Environmental Sciences, Australia, margaux.hein@my.jcu.edu.au; Abu, N., Hasanuddin University, Faculty of Marine Science and Fisheries, Indonesia, nur.bioma@gmail.com; Jompa, J., Hasanuddin University, Faculty of Marine Science and Fisheries, Indonesia, jamaluddin.jompa@gmail.com; Bourne, D. G., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, d.bourne@aims.gov.au; Altier, C., Cornell University, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, USA, altier@cornell.edu; Harvell, C. D., Cornell University, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, USA, cdh5@cornell.edu;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28815

CARIBBEAN SPONGE PATHOLOGY – THE DIAGNOSIS IS NOT ALWAYS SIMPLE

Deignan, L. K., UNC-Wilmington, USA, lkd6379@uncw.edu; Pawlik, J. R., UNC-Wilmington, USA, pawlikj@uncw.edu;

15 - Connectivity, recruitment and isolation among coral reef populations

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29516

GENETIC AND BIOPHYSICAL MODELING ASSESSMENT OF CONNECTIVITY IN THE RED GROUPER, EPINEPHELUS MORIO

Johnston, M. W., Nova Southeastern University, Guy Harvey Research Institute, USA, johnmatt@nova.edu; Bernard, A. M., Nova Southeastern University, Guy Harvey Research Institute, USA, andrbern@nova.edu; Reichert, M. J., Marine Resources Research Institute, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, USA, ReichertM@dnr.sc.gov; Shivji, M. S., Nova Southeastern University, Guy Harvey Research Institute, USA, mahmood@nova.edu;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28954

COMPARING GENETIC CONNECTIVITY AND GENE EXPRESSION ACROSS SHALLOW AND MESOPHOTIC REEF CORALS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO

Studivan, M. S., FAU Harbor Branch, USA, mstudiva@fau.edu; Voss, J. D., FAU Harbor Branch, USA, jvoss2@fau.edu;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29666

SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF EXPANDED HABITAT PROTECTION IN PULLEY RIDGE, FLORIDA GULF COAST

Bhat, M. G., Florida International University, USA, bhatm@fiu.edu; Seeteram, N., Environmental Protection Agency, USA, nseeteram@gmail.com; Pierce, B., Jamison Professional Services, USA, brett.pierce@noaa.go ; Die, D., University of Miami, USA, ddie@rsmas.miami.edu;

http://earthenvironment.fiu.edu/

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28364

SELF-RECRUITMENT IN THE RAPIDLY SPREADING INVASIVE LIONFISH PTEROIS VOLITANS : IMPLICATIONS FOR POPULATION CONTROL

Hogan, J. D., Texas A&M - Corpus Christi, USA, james.hogan@tamucc.edu; Downey-Wall, A., Texas A&M - Corpus Christi, , adowneywall@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28883

USING PTEROIS VOLITANS INVASION TO DESCRIVE CONNECTIVITY IN MARINE PROTECTED AREAS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO AND CARIBBEAN.

GUZMAN MENDEZ, I. A., CENTRO DE INVESTIGACION Y ESTUDIOS AVANZADOS, Mexico, andira55@hotmail.com; RIVERA MADRID, R., CENTRO DE INVESTIGACION CIENTIFICA DE YUCATAN, Mexico, renata@cicy.mx; PLANES, S., French National Centre for Scientific Research , France, planes@univ-perp.fr; CROQUER, A., UNIVERSIDAD SIMON BOLIVAR , Venezuela, acroquer@usb.ve; PEREZ ESPAÑA, H., UNIVERSIDAD VERACRUZANA, Mexico, hperez@uv.mx; GONZALEZ GANDARA, C., UNIVERSIDAD VERACRUZANA, Mexico, cgandara@uv.mx; AGUDO, E., UNIVERSIDAD SIMON BOLIVAR, Venezuela, agudlrama@gmail.com; ARIAS GONZALEZ, J. E., CENTRO DE INVESTIGACION Y ESTUDIOS AVANZADOS, Mexico, earias@mda.cinvestav.mx;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28211

CONNECTIVITY AMONG POPULATIONS OF THE INVASIVE LIONFISH (PTEROIS VOLITANS) IN THE ATLANTIC, CARIBBEAN AND GULF OF MEXICO.

Johnson, J. E., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, johnj9070@gmail.com; Hogan, J. D., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, james.hogan@tamucc.edu; Johnston, M., Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, USA, ; Fogg, A., Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Canada, ;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29564

FUNCTIONAL CONNECTIVITY OF CORALS ACROSS THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC

Romero-Torres, M., Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia, mauricio_romero@javeriana.edu.co; Treml, E., University of Melbourne, Australia, eric.treml@unimelb.edu.au; Acosta, A., Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia, laacosta@javeriana.edu.co;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29457

EL NIÑO, SURFACE CIRCULATION AND CORAL LARVAL DISPERSAL ACROSS THE WORLD’S GREATEST MARINE BARRIER

Wood, S., University of Bristol, United Kingdom, sally.wood@bristol.ac.uk; Baums, I. B., Pennsylvania State University, USA, baums@psu.edu; Paris, C. B., Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, cparis@rsmas.miami.edu; Ridgwell, A. R., University of California, Riverside, USA, andy@seao2.org; Kessler, W. S., Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory/NOAA, USA, william.s.kessler@noaa.gov; Hendy, E. J., University of Bristol, United Kingdom, E.Hendy@bristol.ac.uk;

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

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28330

FROM THE MICROBIAL SOUP AND THE SLIPPERY SLOPE TO SLIME, TO A NEW NORMAL FOR REEF CORALS

Ainsworth, T. D., James Cook University, Australia, tracy.ainsworth@jcu.edu.au;

http://www.tracyainsworth.net

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 27990

A TEST OF TROPHIC CASCADE THEORY: FISH AND BENTHIC ASSEMBLAGES ACROSS A PREDATOR DENSITY GRADIENT

Casey, J. M., James Cook University, Australia, jcasey508@gmail.com; Baird, A. H., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, ; Brandl, S. J., Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network, USA, ; Hoogenboom, M. O., James Cook University, Australia, ; Rizzari, J. R., James Cook University, Australia, ; Frisch, A. J., James Cook University, Australia, ; Mirbach, C. E., James Cook University, Australia, ; Connolly, S. R., James Cook University, Australia, ;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29710

HELIOPORA PHASE SHIFT ON A PHILIPPINE CORAL REEF?

Atrigenio, M., University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute, Philippines, matrigenio@gmail.com; Alino, P., University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute, Philippines, alinoperry018@gmail.com; Villanoy, C., University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute, Philippines, c.villanoy@gmail.com; Conaco, C., University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute, Philippines, cecillegc@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29601

LINKING PHASE SHIFTS TO ENVIRONMENTAL DIFFERENCES USING CORAL REEFS IN MARGINAL CONDITIONS

Cruz, I., Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, igorcruz@usp.br; Waters, L. G., Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, lindagwen@gmail.com; Leão, Z., Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil, zelinda@ufba.br; Kikuchi, R., Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil, kikuchi@ufba.br; Turra, A., Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, turra@usp.br;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28326

40 YEARS OF BENTHIC COMMUNITY CHANGE AT THE FORE-REEF SLOPE (10 – 40 M) OF THE CARIBBEAN REEFS IN CURACAO AND BONAIRE: THE RISE OF CYANOBACTERIAL MATS

De Bakker, D. M., IMARES, NIOZ, Netherlands, didier.debakker@wur.nl; Van Duyl, F. C., NIOZ, Netherlands, fleur.van.duyl@nioz.nl; Nugues, M. M., CRIOBE, France, maggy.nugues@univ-perp.fr; Bak, R. P., NIOZ, Netherlands, rolf.bak@nioz.nl; Nieuwland, G., NIOZ, Netherlands, gerard.nieuwland@nioz.nl; Meesters, E. H., IMARES, Netherlands, erik.meesters@wur.nl;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29241

ARE CORAL REEFS VICTIMS OF THEIR OWN PAST SUCCESS?

Renema, W., Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Netherlands, willem.renema@naturalis.nl; Pandolfi, J. M., University of Queensland, Australia, j.pandolfi@uq.edu.au; Kiessling, W., Unviersity of Erlangen, Germany, Wolfgang.Kiessling@gzn.uni-erlangen.de; Korpanty, C., Univerisity of Queensland, Australia, c.korpanty@uq.edu.au; Santodomingo, N. S., the Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, nsantodomingo@gmail.com; Wallace, C. C., Queensland Museum, Australia, carden.wallace@qm.qld.gov.au; Webster, J. M., University of Queensland, Australia, jody.webster@sydney.edu.au; Johnson, K., the Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, K.Johnson@nhm.ac.uk ;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28857

PHASE SHIFT DYNAMICS FOLLOWING CATASTROPHIC DISTURBANCE ON AN INDO-PACIFIC CORAL REEF SYSTEM (PALAU, WESTERN PACIFIC)

Roff, G., University of Queensland, Australia, g.roff@uq.edu.au; Doropoulos, C., University of Queensland, Australia, c.doropoulos@uq.edu.au; Golbuu, Y., Palau International Coral Reef Center, Palau, ygolbu@picrc.org; Mumby, P. J., University of Queensland, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 30026

CORAL REEFS AS CHAOS: AN ASSUMPTION-FREE, SYSTEM-STATE APPROACH TO CAUSALITY, DYNAMICS AND PREDICTIONS

Stopnitzky, S. K., University of California, Santa Cruz , USA, entropy@ucsc.edu ; Munch, S. B., Fisheries Ecology Division, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, steve.munch@noaa.gov; Potts, D. C., University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, potts@ucsc.edu;

21 - Achieving sustainable coral reef fisheries: policy development, implementation, management and enforcement

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 27869

PUTTING MARINE POLICY INTO PRACTICE: THE USE OF POLICY IN MARINE PROTECTED AREA MANAGEMENT

Fraser, K. A., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Queensland, Australia, kerrie.fraser@uq.net.au; Adams, V. M., School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland , Australia, v.adams@uq.edu.au; Pressey, R. L., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies,James Cook University, Australia, bob.pressey@jcu.edu.au; Pandolfi, J. M., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Queensland, Australia, john.pandolfi@uq.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29729

COASTAL MULTI-SPECIES SMALL-SCALE FISHERIES: INTERACTION AMONG CORAL REEF, SEAGRASS AND ARTIFICIAL REEFS

Ramirez, J. G., Institute of Marine Sciences, Spain, j.gabriel@icm.csic.es; Puentes, G. M., Fundación Ecosfera, Colombia, ginampuentes@gmail.com ; Reyes, F. J., Fundación Ecosfera, Colombia, franciscojose_reyes@yahoo.com.ar;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29390

PALAU’S NORTHERN REEFS: SCIENCE AND MONITORING USED TO GUIDE THE MANAGEMENT AND ASSESS THE RECOVERY OF CORAL REEF FISH STOCKS

Lindfield, S. J., Coral Reef Research Foundation, Palau, steve.lindfield@yahoo.com; Gouezo, M., Palau International Coral Reef Center, Palau, mgouezo@picrc.org; Olsudong, D., Palau International Coral Reef Center, Palau, dolsudong@picrc.org; Prince, J., Biospherics, Australia, biospherics@ozemail.com.au; Victor, S., The Nature Conservancy, Palau, svictor@tnc.org;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29788

INFLUENCE OF ECOSYSTEM COMPONENTS ON QUEEN CONCH POPULATION DENSITIES IN A MARINE PROTECTED AREA IN ST. CROIX, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS

Doerr, J. C., NOAA Fisheries Service, USA, Jennifer.Doerr@noaa.gov; Hill, R. L., NOAA Fisheries Service, USA, Ron.Hill@noaa.gov;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28736

SIZE-MATURITY INDICATORS IN QUEEN CONCH OF PORT HONDURAS MARINE RESERVE, BELIZE; STRENGTHENING MANAGEMENT FOR IMPROVED FISHERIES SUSTAINABILITY

Foley, J. R., Toledo Institute for Development and Environment, Belize, jfoley@tidebelize.org;

http://www.tidebelize.org/project/marine

32 - Ocean acidification: Measuring and scaling impacts across multiple scales

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 28605

GROWTH AND DEMOGRAPHY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN ENDEMIC SOLITARY CORAL BALANOPHYLLIA EUROPAEA LIVING ALONG A NATURAL PCO2 GRADIENT

Caroselli, E., University of Bologna, Italy, erik@marinesciencegroup.org; Prada, F., University of Bologna, Italy, fiorella@maarinesciencegroup.org; Capaccioni, B., University of Bologna, Italy, bruno.capaccioni@unibo.it; Levy, O., Bar-Ilan University, Israel, levyor@mail.biu.ac.il; Falini, G., University of Bologna, Italy, giuseppe.falini@unibo.it; Dubinsky, Z., Bar-Ilan University, Israel, dubinz@mail.biu.ac.il; Kaandorp, J., University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, j.a.kaandorp@uva.nl; Goffredo, S., University of Bologna, Italy, s.goffredo@unibo.it;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 29038

OCEAN ACIDIFICATION ALTERS MARINE INVERTEBRATE BEHAVIOUR VIA NEURAL IMPAIRMENT

Watson, S. A., James Cook University, Australia, sueann.watson@jcu.edu.au; Spady, B. L., James Cook University, Australia, ; Lefevre, S., University of Oslo, Norway, ; McCormick, M. I., James Cook University, Australia, ; Domenici, P., Istituto per l’Ambiente Marino Costiero, Italy, ; Nilsson, G. E., University of Oslo, Norway, ; Munday, P. L., James Cook University, Australia, ;

http://www.coralcoe.org.au/researchers/sue-ann-watson

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 28666

EFFECTS OF OCEAN WARMING AND ACIDIFICATION ON THE SEAGRASS THALASSIA HEMPRICHII FROM CORAL REEFS OF KENTING, TAIWAN

Liu, P. J., Graduate Institute of Marine Biology, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, ROC, pijenliu@hotmail.com; Chang, H. F., Department of Life Sciences, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, ROC, garnett713@gmail.com; Lin, H. J., Department of Life Sciences, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, ROC, hjlin@dragon.nchu.edu.tw;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 29477

LIGHT MEDIATES THE PHOTOSYNTHETIC RESPONSE OF A CRUSTOSE CORALLINE ALGA TO OCEAN ACIDIFICATION, AND CONSEQUENCES FOR OTHER PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESSES

Briggs, A. A., The University of Georgia, USA, amy.briggs@uga.edu; Carpenter, R. C., California State University, Northridge, USA, robert.carpenter@csun.edu;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 28220

HIGH PCO2 AND WARMING ARE THREATS FOR THE PEARL OYSTER PINCTADA MARGARITIFERA AND THE PEARL FARMING.

Le Moullac, G., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, gilles.le.moullac@ifremer.fr; Soyez, C., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, claude.soyez@ifremer.fr; Vidal-Dupiol, J., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, Jeremie.Vidal.Dupiol@ifremer.fr; Latchère, O., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, Oihana.Latchere@ifremer.fr; Belliard, C., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, corinne.belliard@ifremer.fr; Fievet, J., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, julie.fievet@ifremer.fr; Sham-Koua, M., IFREMER, UMR EIO 241, French Polynesia, Manaarii.Sham.Koua@ifremer.fr; Gueguen, Y., IFREMER, UMR 5244 IHPE, France, Yannick.Gueguen@ifremer.fr;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 29348

CHANGES TO THE EARLY LIFE OF THE SEAHARE APLYSIA DACTYLOMELA WITH OCEAN ACIDIFICATION AND RISING TEMPERATURE.

Ward, S., The University of Queensland, Australia, selinaward@uq.edu.au; Noel, A., , Australia, ; Yanovsky, R., , USA, ;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 29497

PLASTICITY OF SEA ANEMONES ALONG VOLCANIC PH GRADIENTS

Hall, E. R., Mote Marine Laboratory, USA, emily8@mote.org; Milazzo, M., University of Palermo, Italy, marco.milazzo@unipa.it; Meibom, A., École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, anders.meibom@epfl.ch; Bodin, J., École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, julia.bodin@epfl.ch; Fine, M., The Interuniversity Institute for Marine Science, Israel, Maoz.Fine@biu.ac.il;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 28346

NUTRITIONAL INTERACTIONS IN LONG-TERM REDUCED PH SUGGEST ACCLIMATION OF ANEMONIA VIRIDIS?

Gibbin, E., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, emma.gibbin@epfl.ch; Krueger, T., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, thomas.krueger@epfl.ch; Bodin, J., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, julia.bodin@epfl.ch; Giovani, M. E., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, maria-evangelia.giovani@epfl.ch; Hall, E., MOTE Marine Laboratory and Aquarium, USA, emily8@mote.org; Milazzo, M., Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy, marco.milazzo@unipa.it; Meibom, A., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, anders.meibom@epfl.ch; Fine, M., Bar-Ilan University/Interuniversity Institute for Marine Science Eilat, Israel, maoz.fine@biu.ac.il ;

34 - Coral reef records of sea level, climatic and environmental changes: a tribute to Lucien Montaggioni

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 30141

PALEOTEMPERATURE RECORDS FROM CUBAN CORALS

Hughen, K., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, khughen@whoi.edu; Fargher, H., Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA, hafargher@WPI.EDU; Gonzalez, P., Universidad de Habana, Cuba, patricia@cim.uh.cu; Siciliano, D., UC Santa Cruz, USA, daria@ucsc.edu; Ossolinski, J., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, jossolinski@whoi.edu; Bretos, F., Ocean Foundation, USA, fbretos@frostscience.org;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 29221

SUB-REGIONAL VARIABILITY IN THE CORAL BLEACHING RESPONSE AT NINGALOO REEF DURING THE 2010/11 LA NIÑA: PERTURBATIONS IN THE CORAL SR/CA PALEOTHERMOMETER

Clarke, H. M., University of Western Australia, Australia, harry.clarke@research.uwa.edu.au; McCulloch, M., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Western Australia, Australia, malcolm.mcculloch@uwa.edu.au; D'Olivo Cordero, J. P., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Western Australia, Australia, juan.dolivocordero@uwa.edu.au; Falter, J. L., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Western Australia, Australia, jim.falter@uwa.edu.au; Zinke, J., Curtin University, Western Australia, Australia, jens.zinke@gmail.com; Lowe, R. J., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, University of Western Australia, Australia, ryan.lowe@uwa.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 28477

EVIDENCE FOR CLIMATE-DRIVEN SYNCHRONY OF MARINE AND TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS IN NORTHWEST AUSTRALIA

Ong, J. J., The University of Western Australia, Australia, joyce.ong@research.uwa.edu.au; Rountrey, A. N., University of Michigan, USA, arountre@umich.edu; Zinke, J., Curtin University of Technology, Australia, jens.zinke@gmail.com; Meeuwig, J. J., University of Western Australia, Australia, jessica.meeuwig@uwa.edu.au; Grierson, P. F., University of Western Australia, Australia, pauline.grierson@uwa.edu.au; O'Donnell, A. J., University of Western Australia, Australia, alison.odonnell@uwa.edu.au; Newman, S. J., Western Australia Department of Fisheries, Australia, stephen.newman@fish.wa.gov.au; Lough, J. M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, j.lough@aims.gov.au; Trougan, M., Natural Marine Park of Mayotte, France, melissa.trougan@gmail.com; Meekan, M. G., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.meekan@aims.gov.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 311 | Abstract ID 28813

THE STRONG EL NIÑO, SEA LEVEL DROPS, AND SMELLY REEFS OF 2015–2016

Widlansky, M. J., University of Hawaii, USA, mwidlans@hawaii.edu; Timmermann, A., University of Hawaii, USA, axel@hawaii.edu; Raymundo, L. J., University of Guam, Guam, ljraymundo@gmail.com; Fenner, D., Consultant, American Samoa, douglasfennertassi@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 27784

THE REEF SULPHUR CYCLE: INFLUENCE ON CLIMATE AND ECOSYSTEM SERIVICES

Jones, G. B., Southern Cross University, Australia, graham.jones@scu.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 28546

HIGH RESOLUTION GEOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF MASSIVE PORITES SP. CORALS FROM THE GREAT BARRIER REEF; RARE EARTH ELEMENTS AS INDICATORS OF VARIABLE TERRIGENOUS INPUT

Leonard, N. D., The University of Queensland, Australia, nicole.leonard@uqconnect.edu.au; Welsh, K. J., The University of Queensland, Australia, k.welsh1@uq.edu.au; Feng, Y. x., The University of Queensland, Australia, y.feng@uq.edu.au; Nguyen, A. D., The University of Queensland, Australia, a.nguyen3@uq.edu.au; Clark, T. R., The University of Queensland, Australia, t.clark1@uq.edu.au; Pandolfi, J. M., The University of Queensland, Australia, j.pandolfi@uq.edu.au; Webb, G. E., The University of Queensland, Australia, g.webb@uq.edu.au; Zhao, J. x., The University of Queensland, Australia, j.zhao@uq.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 28864

NITROGEN ISOTOPES IN CORAL SKELETON-BOUND ORGANIC MATTER: INFLUENCES IN THE MODERN OCEAN AND APPLICATION TO FOSSIL TAHITI CORALS FROM THE LAST DEGLACIATION

Wang, X. T., Princeton University, USA, xingchen@princeton.edu; Sigman, D. M., Princeton Univeristy, USA, ; Cohen, A. L., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, ; Sinclair, D. J., Rutgers University, USA, ; Sherrell, R. M., Rutgers University, USA, ; Cobb, K. M., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, ; Erler, D. V., Southern Cross University, Australia, ; Stolarski, J., Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland, ; Kitahara, M., Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil, ; Ren, H., National Taiwan University, Taiwan, ROC, ; Thompson, W. G., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, ; Haug, G. H., , Switzerland, ETH Zurich;

36 - Assessing and addressing the effects of multiple stressors on coral reefs towards developing effective management and policy responses

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29277

LOCAL ADAPTATION DRIVES CORAL RESILIENCE TO OCEAN ACIDIFICATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Jury, C. P., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology--University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, jurycp@hawaii.edu; Newell, M. L., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, mlnewell@hawaii.edu; Dobson, K., Ohio State University, USA, dobson.77@buckeyemail.osu.edu ; McLachlan, R., Ohio State University, USA, mclachlan.8@buckeyemail.osu.edu ; Marko, P., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, pmarko@hawaii.edu ; Grottoli, A. G., Ohio State University, USA, grottoli.1@osu.edu ; Toonen, R. J., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology--University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, rjtoonen@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 30002

IN SITU METABOLISM, SOLAR HEATING, AND CONVECTIVE COOLING OF CORALS IN REEF ENVIRONMENTS

McGillis, W. R., Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, USA, wrm2102@columbia.edu; Manzello, D. P., NOAA AOML, USA, derek.manzello@noaa.gov; Takeshita, Y., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, ytakeshita@carnegiescience.edu; Smith, T. B., University of the Virgin Islands, USA, tsmith@uvi.edu; Martz, T., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, trmartz@ucsd.edu; Fong, P., University of California Los Angeles , USA, pfong@biology.ucla.edu; Smith, J. E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, smithj@ucsd.edu; Baker, A., University of Miami, USA, abaker@rsmas.miami.edu; Glynn, P., University of Miami, USA, pglynn@rsmas.miami.edu; Price, N., Bigelow Laboratory, USA, nprice@bigelow.org; Mate, J. L., Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, MATEJ@si.edu; Brandneris, V. W., University of the Virgin Islands, USA, vwbrandt@gmail.com; Hsueh, Y. Y., Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, USA, hsueh.diana@gmail.com; Palacio, A., University of Miami, , apalacio@rsmas.miami.edu; Markowitz, M., University of California Santa Cruz, USA, michele.a.markowitz@gmail.com; Donham, E., University of California Santa Cruz, USA, edonham@ucsc.edu;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28236

NATURAL VS. ANTHROPOGENIC SEDIMENTATION: DOES REDUCING A LOCAL STRESSOR INCREASE CORAL RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE?

Fourney, F. E., Nova Southeastern University, USA, frafou3201@gmail.com; Figueiredo, J., Nova Southeastern University, USA, jfigueiredo@nova.edu;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28798

MONITORING SEDIMENTATION AND SEDIMENT ACCUMMULATION RATES FOR PROTECTION OF CORAL REEFS IN COASTAL WATERS

Sikoki, F. D., University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, sikoki.francis@gmail.com; Babatunde, B. B., University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, bolaji.babatunde@uniport.edu.ng;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29532

MITIGATION OF THERMAL AND LIGHT STRESSERS ON A MAURITIAN REEF BY TROPICAL CYCLONIC CONDITIONS

Bhagooli, R., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, r.bhagooli@uom.ac.mu; Gopeechund, A., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Mattan-Moorgawa, S., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Ramkissoon, S., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Sadally, S. B., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Jawaheer, S., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Taleb-Hossenkhan, N., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Dyall, S. D., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Rughooputh, S., University of Mauritius, Mauritius, ; Baker, A. C., Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, ;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28070

INFLUENCE OF THERMAL HISTORY AND NUTRIENT ENRICHMENT ON CORAL AND SYMBIONT COMMUNITY STRUCTURE ON LAGOONAL REEFS ON THE BELIZE MESOAMERICAN BARRIER REEF

Baumann, J. H., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, baumannj@live.unc.edu; Townsend, J. E., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, jetownse@live.unc.edu; Courtney, T., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, traviscourtney@gmail.com; Aichelman, H. E., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, hannahaichelman@gmail.com; Davies, S. W., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, daviessw@gmail.com; Watkins, J., The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA, joyah.watkins@gmail.com; Lima, F. P., CIBIO/InBIO, Centro de Investigacao em Biodiversidade e Recursos Geneticos, Universitdade do Porto, Portugal, fplima@gmail.com; Castillo, K. D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, kdcastil@live.unc.edu;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28217

THE TEMPERATE CORAL OCULINA ARBUSCULA EXHIBITS A HETEROTROPHIC RESCUE EFFECT TO TEMPERATURE STRESS

Aichelman, H. E., UNC Chapel Hill, USA, hannahaichelman@gmail.com; Townsend, J. E., UNC Chapel Hill, USA, jetownse@live.unc.edu; Courtney, T., UNC Chapel Hill, Northeastern University, USA, traviscourtney@gmail.com; Baumann, J. H., UNC Chapel Hill, USA, j.baumann3@gmail.com; Davies, S. W., UNC Chapel Hill, USA, daviessw@gmail.com; Castillo, K. D., UNC Chapel Hill, USA, kdcastil@email.unc.edu;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29465

DEALING WITH CORAL REEFS RISK AND DECISION MAKING IN THE FACE OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT NEEDS

Wright, N. H., Energy Acumen Limited, United Kingdom, dr.nigelwright@btinternet.com; Wright, H. E., Energy Acumen Limited , United Kingdom, ;

42B - Propagation and active reef restoration - distribution, transplantation, monitoring and evaluation of restoration activities

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28313

INTERSPECIFIC AND SPATIAL COMPARISONS OF INITIAL POST-SETTLEMENT SURVIVAL FOR ACROPORA SPATS USING A GRID PLATE

Suzuki, G., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, gosuzu@fra.affrc.go.jp; Okada, W., ECOH Corporation, Japan, ; Fujikura, Y., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, ; Kai, S., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, ; Yamashita, H., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, ; Hayashibara, T., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, ; Ando, W., Fisheries Infrastructure Development Center, Japan, ; Uchida, S., Fishery Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan, ; Nakamura, K., Fishery Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan, ;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28505

INTENSIVE CORAL REEF RESTORATION TECHNOLOGY BY APPLYING LARVAL SUPPLY BASE

Yamamoto, H., ECOH Corporation, Japan, hyamamoto@ecoh.co.jp; Suzuki, G., Ishigaki Tropical Station, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, gosuzu@fra.affrc.go.jp; Ando, W., Fisheries Infrastructure Development Center, Japan, w-ando@fidec.or.jp; Nakamura, R., Fisheries Infrastructure Development Center, Japan, r-nakamura@fidec.or.jp; Kayanne, H., University of Tokyo, Japan, kayanne@eps.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp ; Uchida, S., Fisheries Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan, satoshi_uchida@nm.maff.go.jp; Nakamura, K., Fisheries Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan, kousuke_nakamura@nm.maff.go.jp;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28656

RESTORATION OF EXTIRPATED SCLERACTINIAN CORALS IN TURBID ENVIRONMENT AT GULF OF KACHCHH, INDIA – A SUCCESS STORY

Satyanarayana, C., Zoological Survey of India, IInd Floor, Fire Proof Spirit Building, Indian Museum Complex,Kolkata-16, India, chowdula_narayana@rediffmail.com; Chandran, R., Coral Transplantation/restoration project, Zoological Survey of India, CCF Office campus, Jamnagar-1, India, softcoralchandran@gmail.com; Chandra, K., Zoological Survey of India, M-Block, New Alipore, Kolkata-53, India, kailash611@rediffmail.com; Tikadar, S., Gulf of Kachchh Marine National Park, Jamnagar-1, India, stikadar@gmail.com; Yogesh Kumar, J. S., Project Young Scientist, Zoological Survey of India, Port Blair, India, coralyogeeth@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28695

MONITORING AND EVALUATION OF CORAL TRANSPLANTATION TO MITIGATE DREDGING WORKS

ter Hofstede, R., Van Oord DMC, Netherlands, remment.terhofstede@vanoord.com; Finney, C., Carib Marine Contracting and Research Inc. , Grenada, info@transplantingcoral.com; Miller, A., Carib Marine Contracting and Research Inc. , Barbados, info@transplantingcoral.com; van Koningsveld, M., Van Oord DMC, TU Delft, Netherlands, mark.vankoningsveld@vanoord.com; Smolders, T., Van Oord DMC, Netherlands, tijmen.smolders@vanoord.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 27838

ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION OF DEEP CORAL GARDENS ON THE MEDITERRANEAN CONTINENTAL SHELF

Gori, A., Universitat de Barcelona, Spain, agori.mail@gmail.com; Linares, C., Universitat de Barcelona, Spain, cristinalinares@ub.edu; Montseny, M., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, maria_montseny@hotmail.com; Olariaga, A., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, alejandrolariaga@gmail.com; Carreras, M., Universitat de Girona, Spain, ; Mallios, A., Universitat de Girona, Spain, amallios@silver.udg.edu; Palomeras, N., Universitat de Girona, Spain, narcispr@gmail.com; Viladrich, N., Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, viladrich.nuria@gmail.com; Ambroso, S., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, stefano_ambroso@hotmail.com; Grinyó, J., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, jordigrinyo85@gmail.com; Santin, A., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, andreu.santin@gmail.com; Ribas, D., Universitat de Girona, , dribas@udg.edu; Hurtós, N., Universitat de Girona, Spain, tali@eia.udg.edu; Magí, L., Universitat de Girona, Spain, llmagi@silver.udg.edu; Dominguez-Carrió, C., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, cdominguez@icm.csic.es; Ferrier-Pagès, C., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, ferrier@centrescientifique.mc; Gili, J. M., Institut de Ciències del Mar, Spain, gili@icm.csic.es;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29929

THE STRUCTURE OF FISH ASSEMBLAGES ON RESTORED AND UN-RESTORED CORAL REEF HABITATS IMPACTED BY SHIP GROUNDINGS

Nemeth, M., NOAA Restoration Center, USA, michael.nemeth@noaa.gov; Griffin, S., NOAA Restoration Center, USA, sean.griffin@noaa.gov; Moore, T., NOAA Restoration Center, USA, tom.moore@noaa.gov; Meehan, S., NOAA Restoration Center, USA, sean.meehan@noaa.gov;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 30139

ACROPORA CERVICORNIS TRANSPLANTS AS FISH HABITAT AND AS A POSITIVE INFUENCE TO FISH RECRUITMENT ON CARIBEAN REEFS

Bowden-Kerby, A., Corals for Conservation, Fiji, abowdenkerby@gmail.com;

https://www.facebook.com/C4Conservation/

46 - Trait-based approaches in coral reef ecology: from functional ecology to management

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29630

GLOBAL PATTERNS OF FUNCTIONAL RARITY IN REEF FISH COMMUNITIES

BENDER, M. G., Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil, marianabender.bio@gmail.com; FLOETER, S. R., Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil, ; KULBICKI, M., Inst. de Recherche pour le Développement, France, ; MOUILLOT, D., Université Montpellier 2, France, ; OLIVEIRA-SANTOS, L. G., Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, ; Parravicini, V., Inst. de Recherche pour le Développement, France, ;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28649

FUNCTIONAL BIOGEOGRAPHY OF NOMINALLY HERBIVOROUS FISHES

Mendes, T., IRD, Brazil, tcmendes@gmail.com; Boussarie, G., UCB, IRD, , ; Parravicini, V., EPHE, IRD, , ; Ferreira, C. E., UFF, Brazil, ; Floeter, S., UFSC, Brazil, ; Vigliola, L., IRD, New Caledonia, ; Kulbicki, M., , , ;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28601

PLASTICITY OF HERBIVOROUS FISH FUNCTION IN RESPONSE TO FISHERIES AND WATER QUALITY IN FIJI

McAndrews, R. S., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, ryan.mcandrews@my.jcu.edu.au; Bejarano, S., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sonia.bejarano@leibniz-zmt.de; Ford, A. K., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, amanda.ford@leibniz-zmt.de; Eich, A., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, eich.andreas@web.de; Ferse, S. C., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sebastian.ferse@leibniz-zmt.de;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28012

FILTERING OF CORAL REEF FISH HERBIVORY ALONG A GRADIENT OF WAVE EXPOSURE

Bejarano, S., Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sonia.bejarano@leibniz-zmt.de; Jouffray, J. B., Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden, jean-baptiste.jouffray@su.se; Chollett, I., Smithsonian Marine Station, Smithsonian Institution, USA, iliana.chollett@gmail.com; Allen, R., Department of Life Sciences Silwood Park, Imperial College London, United Kingdom, ; Roff, G., Marine Spatial Ecology Laboratory, University of Queensland, Australia, g.roff@uq.edu.au; Steneck, R., School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Darling Marine Center, USA, ; Ferse, S., Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sebastian.ferse@leibniz-zmt.de; Mumby, P., Marine Spatial Ecology Laboratory, University of Queensland, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27994

HERBIVOROUS GRAZING IN A NEW DIMENSION: THE IMPORTANCE OF MICRO-TOPOGRAPHIC COMPLEXITY

Brandl, S. J., Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network, USA, brandls@si.edu; Bellwood, D. R., James Cook University, Australia, david.bellwood@jcu.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28707

THE LINKS BETWEEN CORAL REEF FISH BODY SIZES, THEIR HOME RANGE SIZES, AND STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY ON A CORAL REEF OF KOH PHANGAN, LOWER GULF OF THAILAND

Dajka, J. C., University of Bremen, Germany, jandajka@uni-bremen.de; Ferse, S. C., Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Ecology Bremen, Germany, sebastian.ferse@zmt-bremen.de; Schoenig, E. M., Center for Oceanic Research and Education, Thailand, eike@coresea.com; Wild, C., University of Bremen, Germany, christian.wild@uni-bremen.de;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27817

STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY MEDIATES FUNCTIONAL STRUCTURE OF REEF FISH ASSEMBLAGES AMONG CORAL HABITATS

Richardson, L. E., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, laura.richardson1@my.jcu.edu.au; Graham, N. A., Lancaster University, United Kingdom, nick.graham@lancaster.ac.uk; Pratchett, M. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au; Hoey, A. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, andrew.hoey1@jcu.edu.au;

50 - Modeling and computational tools for coral reef management and conservation

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 28480

CONTRASTING HABITAT UTILIZATION OF TARGETED REEF FISH SPAWNERS AND JUVENILES: SUPPORT FOR ARCHIPELAGO SCALE MANAGEMENT OF THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

Delevaux, J. M., University of Hawaii, USA, jademd@hawaii.edu; Stamoulis, K. A., Department of Environment and Agriculture, Curtin University, Australia, kostanti@hawaii.edu; Donovan, M. K., Department of Biology, University of Hawaii, USA, mdono@hawaii.edu; Poti, M., CSS-Dynamac at NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, USA, matthew.poti@noaa.gov; Kendall, M., NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, USA, matt.kendall@noaa.gov; Friedlander, A. M., Pristine Seas Project-National Geographic Society, USA, friedlan@hawaii.edu; Knudby, A., Department of Geography, University of Ottawa, Canada, aknudby@uottawa.ca; Toonen, R., Hawai’i Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawai’i, , rjtoonen@gmail.com; Garrod, P., Natural Resrouces and Environmental Management, University of Hawaii, USA, garrod@hawaii.edu; Costa, B., NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, USA, bryan.costa@noaa.gov;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 27787

KEY PREDICTORS OF EXTINCTION RISK IN SEA BREAMS AND PORGIES (FAMILY: SPARIDAE)

Comeros-Raynal, M., American Samoa Environmental Protection Agency, American Samoa, mia.comeros@epa.as.gov;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 29015

THE INTERACTION BETWEEN HERBIVORY AND ALGAL TURF DYNAMICS ON CORAL REEFS: INSIGHTS FROM A SIMULATION MODEL

Marshell, A., University of Queensland, Australia, alyssamarshell@gmail.com; Bozec, Y., University of Queensland, Australia, y.bozec@uq.edu.au; Chollett, I., Smithsonian Institution, USA, iliana.chollett@gmail.com; Mumby, P. J., University of Queensland, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

http://www.marinespatialecologylab.org/people/alyssa-marshell/

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 28449

IDENTIFYING SOURCES OF RESILIENCE IN CORAL COMMUNITIES USING A SPATIAL AGENT-BASED MODEL

Carturan, B. S., University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, Canada, bruno.carturan@ubc.ca; Parrott, L., University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, Canada, Lael.Parrott@ubc.ca; Pither, J., University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, Canada, jason.pither@ubc.ca;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 29768

EMPLOYING SOFTWARE ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES TO ENHANCE ANALYSIS OF CORAL REEF DATABASES

Jenne, M. J., Indiana University, USA, mjenne@indiana.edu; Dalkilic, M. M., Indiana University, USA, dalkilic@indiana.edu; Johnson, C. C., Indiana University, USA, claudia@indiana.edu;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 29664

SPECTRAL SIGNATURES OF BRAZILIAN CORAL REEFS

MEDEIROS, T. A., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, tataigalvao@gmail.coom; SEOANE, J. C., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, cainho.geo@gmail.com; NOLASCO, M. C., STATE UNIVERSITY OF FEIRA DE SANTANA, Brazil, mcn@uefs.br;

http://www.coralvivo.org.br

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 30132

A COMPUTATIONAL MODEL OF THE IMPACT OF UNI AND BI DIRECTIONAL FLOW ON COLONY SYMMETRY OF BRANCHING SCLERACTINIAN CORALS

CHINDAPOL, N., University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, nol.chindapol@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 29085

QUANTIFYING DAMAGE TO CORAL COLONIES BY WATERBORNE DEBRIS DURING HYDRODYNAMIC DISTURBANCES

David, P. A., Macquarie University, Australia, peter.david@hdr.mq.edu.au; Madin, J., Macquarie University , Australia, joshua.madin@mq.edu.au;

57 - Capacity building in ocean governance and coral reef ecosystem management: Equipping leaders, practitioners, and institutions to sustain healthy ecosystems

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 27907

CAPACITY BUILDING IN THE CORAL TRIANGLE REGION: G2G EFFORTS

Philibotte, J., The Baldwin Group - NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program affiliate, USA, jason.philibotte@noaa.gov; Castor, C., DENR BMB (Philippines), Philippines, criseldacastro@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 30176

UNDERSTANDING INFORMATION NEEDS FOR ADAPTING REEF ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT TO A CHANGING CLIMATE

DeJoseph, B., University of Washington, USA, dejoseph@uw.edu;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29898

STRENGTHENING SCIENCE AND CAPACITY FOR CORAL REEF CONSERVATION

Fox, H. E., ., USA, fox.conservation@gmail.com; Ahmadia, G. N., WWF-US, USA, gabby.ahmadia@wwfus.org; Arrivillaga, A., Rare, Mexico, aarrivillaga@rare.org; Clemence, M., UCSB Sustainable Fisheries Group, USA, mclemence@bren.ucsb.edu; Darling, E. S., WCS, USA, esdarling@gmail.com; Estradivari, S., WWF-Indonesia, Indonesia, estradivari@wwf.id; Hidayat, N., Conservation International-Indonesia, Indonesia, nhidayat@conservation.org; Katz, L., Conservation International, USA, lkatz@conservation.org; Mancao, R., Rare, Philippines, rmancao@rare.org; Mangubhai, S., WCS, Fiji, smangubhai@wcs.org; Mursida, M., Rare, Indonesia, mmursida@rare.org; Purwanto, ., The Nature Conservancy, Indonesia, purwanto@tnc.org; Vance, C., RWI-Essen, Germany, colin.vance@rwi-essen.de; Verissimo, D., Rare, USA, dverissimo@rare.org;

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29439

THE FISHMARK TOOL FOR BENCHMARKING FISHERIES MANAGEMENT IN MUNICIPAL WATERS

Osorio, R. E., University of Cebu, Philippines, liza.eismaosorio@gmail.com; Mancao, R. H., Rare, Philippines, rmancao@rare.org; Amolo, R. C., Rare, Philippines, ramolo@rare.org; Rojas, P. T., Rare, Philippines, projas@rare.org; Cadiz, F. T., Rare, Philippines, fcadiz@rare.org;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28453

MULTI-SCALAR INTERACTIONS OF A LOCAL ISLAND FISHERIES: SPATIAL MANAGEMENT AND GEOPOLITICAL CONSIDERATIONS

Song, A. M., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University & WorldFish, Australia, andrew.song@jcu.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28029

THE META-GOVERNANCE OF CORAL REEFS

Morrison, T. H., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, tiffany.morrison@jcu.edu.au; Cohen, P. J., WorldFish, Australia, p.cohen@cgiar.org;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 30165

INTEGRATING CORAL RESILIENCE PRINCIPLE TO CLIMATE CHANGE INTO MARINE PROTECTED AREAS MANAGEMENT: A SUCCESSFUL EXAMPLE OF ADAPTIVE MANAGEMENT IN THE WIO

Randriamanantsoa, B., Wildlife Conservation Society, Madagascar, bemahafaly@wcs.org; Obura, D., CORDIO, , ; Bigot, L., ENTROPIE, Université La Réunion,Saint Denis, , ; Chabanet, P., IRD La Reunion, , ; D'Agata, S., WCS, Madagascar, ; Maharavo, J., , , ;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29943

THE ROLE OF OPTICAL SPECTROSCOPY DATABASE SYSTEMS FOR MARINE CONSERVATION EFFORTS – WORKING TOWARDS INTERNATIONAL CAPACITY BUILDING

Chisholm, L. A., University of Wollongong, Australia, lauriec@uow.edu.au;

65 - Improving the understanding and management of coral reef socio-ecological systems through community and stakeholder engagement

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 30038

SEAFOOD CONSUMPTION PATTERNS IN FISHERY-DEPENDENT HUMAN COMMUNITIES: ECOLOGICAL RELATIONSHIPS IN A CORAL REEF SOCIO-ECOLOGICAL SYSTEM

Nelson, P. A., HT Harvey & Associates, USA, pnelson@harveyecology.com; Crane, N., Cabrillo College, USA, nicrane@cabrillo.edu; Rulmal, J., One People One Reef, Federal States of Micronesia, jrulmal@gmail.com; Paddack, M., Santa Barbara City College, USA, michelle.paddack@gmail.com; Bernardi, G., University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, bernardi@ucsc.edu; Abelson, A., University of Tel Aviv, Israel, avigdor@tauex.tau.ac.il;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28683

LIVELIHOOD VULNERABILITY OF COASTAL COMMUNITIES TO CHANGES IN MARINE RESOURCE USE: CASE STUDY OF FIJI AND SOLOMON ISLANDS

Cakacaka, A., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, akuila.cakacaka@leibniz-zmt.de; Ferse, S., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sebastian.ferse@leibniz-zmt.de; Breckwoldt, A., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, annette.breckwoldt@leibniz-zmt.de; Glaser, M., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, marion.glaser@leibniz-zmt.de;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29555

INTEGRATIVE ANALYSIS OF SUSTAINABLE TRAJECTORIES IN HEAVILY USED INDONESIAN CORAL REEF SYSTEMS

Reuter, H., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Germany, hauke.reuter@leibniz-zmt.de; Breckwoldt, A., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT, Germany, annette.breckwoldt@leibniz-zmt.de; Glaser, M., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT, Germany, Marion.Glaser@leibniz-zmt.de; Teichberg, M., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT, Germany, Mirta.Teichberg@leibniz-zmt.de; Miñarro, s., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Germany, sara.minarro@leibniz-zmt.de; Lukman, M., Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia, lucky_daeng@hotmail.com; Jompa, J., Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia, jjompa@indosat.net.id;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29987

PARTNERSHIP FOR SUCCESS IN A CHANGING SEASCAPE: COMBINING INDIGENOUS PRACTICES AND WESTERN SCIENCE FOR SUSTAINABLE REEF MANAGEMENT IN THE YAP OUTER ISLANDS

Crane, N. L., Cabrillo College, USA, nicrane@cabrillo.edu; Nelson, P., HT Harvey and Associates, USA, p.nelson6@gmail.com; Paddack, M., Santa Barbara City College, USA, michelle.paddack@gmail.com; Bernardi, G., University of California Santa Cruz, USA, bernardi@ucsc.edu; Rulmal, J., Ulithi Falalop Community Action Program, Federal States of Micronesia, jrulmal@gmail.com;

http://onepeopleonereef.ucsc.edu

06/23/2016 | 17:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 27964

PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT IN CORAL REEF MANAGEMENT, THE RESULT OF THREE CITIZEN PARTICIPATORY APPROACHES CONDUCTED IN SULAWESI, INDONESIA

Halik, A., Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT) Bremen, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, abdul.halik@zmt-bremen.de;

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28659

CO-MANAGEMENT AND MARKET FORCES DRIVE SIZE OF FISHERIES LANDINGS

Marques da Silva, I., Lúrio University, Mozambique, fish.isabel@gmail.com; Antão, L., Aveiro University/St Andrews University, Portugal, liha@st-andrews.ac.uk; Pires, P., IIP- Instituto de Investigação Pesqueira, Mozambique, limitedpires@yahoo.com.br; Soares, A., Aveiro University, , asoares@ua.pt; Dornelas, M., St Andrews University, United Kingdom, maadd@st-andrews.ac.uk;

http://www.fcn-unilurio.com/

71 - Designing Marine Managed Areas for fisheries management and biodiversity conservation: Bridging science and policy

06/23/2016 | 16:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29990

TRY WAIT! REVIVING THE PRACTICE OF KAPU TO REPLENISH MARINE LIFE AT KAʻŪPŪLEHU, HAWAI‘I

Springer, H. K., Kaupulehu Marine Life Advisory Committee, USA, ohiwai@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 16:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29002

EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE AMERICAN SAMOA COMMUNITY-BASED FISHERIES MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Raynal, J. M., Coral Reef Advisory Group, American Samoa, jeremy.raynal@crag.as; Uikirifi, S., American Samoan Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources, American Samoa, afauikirifi@yahoo.com; Ochovillo, D., American Samoan Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources, American Samoa, ochavill@gmail.com;

06/23/2016 | 16:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29384

EXPANDING A LOCALLY MANAGED MARINE AREA NETWORK IN EASTERN INDONESIA: DRAWING FROM TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND MANAGING ‘JEALOUSY’

Marlessy, C., Indonesia LMMA, Indonesia, marlessy@gmail.com; Steenbergen, D. J., Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods (RIEL), Charles Darwin University, Australia, dirk.steenbergen@cdu.edu.au;

https://www.lmmanetwork.org

06/23/2016 | 17:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28124

A COLLABORATIVE APPROACH ON MARINE PROTECTED AREA NETWORK ESTABLISHMENT IN INDONESIA, A CASE STUDY FROM NUSA PENIDA AND BANDA ISLANDS

Welly, M., Coral Triangle Center, Indonesia, mwelly@coraltrianglecenter.org; Karyawan, N., Nusa Penida MPA Management Unit, Indonesia, kkpnusapenida@gmail.com; Mochtar Sabit, J., Banda Sea MPA Management Unit, Indonesia, zoelhamnew@ymail.com;

06/23/2016 | 17:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28668

COMPLEMENTARY MANAGEMENT PRACTICES TO ENHANCE FISH BIOMASS IN INDONESIA

Tarigan, S. A., Wildlife Conservation Society, Indonesia, starigan@wcs.org; Campbell, S. J., Wildlife Conservation Society, Indonesia, scampbell@wcs.org; Pardede, S., Wildlife Conservation Society, Indonesia, spardede@wcs.org; Muttaqin, E., Wildlife Conservation Society, Indonesia, emuttaqin@wcs.org;

http://indonesia.wcs.org

06/23/2016 | 17:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 27805

A SPATIAL MANAGEMENT TOOL FOR SEAGRASSES IN THE GREAT BARRIER REEF WORLD HERITAGE AREA

Carter, A. B., TropWATER, James Cook University, Australia, alexandra.carter@jcu.edu.au; Coles, R. G., TropWATER, James Cook University, Australia, rob.coles@jcu.edu.au; McKenna, S. A., TropWATER, James Cook University, Australia, skye.mckenna@jcu.edu.au; Rasheed, M. A., TropWATER, James Cook University, Australia, michael.rasheed@jcu.edu.au;

06/23/2016 | 18:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29834

THE REEF RESILIENCE NETWORK: TRAINING MANAGERS IN MMA DESIGN FOR FISHERIES AND BIODIVERSITY OBJECTIVES

Wagner, C., The Nature Conservancy, USA, cwagner@tnc.org; MacGowan, P. M., The Nature Conservancy, USA, pmacgowan@tnc.org;

http://www.reefresilience.org/online/