Program & Agenda

Agenda Detail

6/24/2016 | 09:30 - 11:30 | ORAL

05 - Acclimatization and adaptation in reef organisms

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28001

TRANSGENERATIONAL PLASTICITY DEPENDS ON RATE OF WARMING ACROSS GENERATIONS

Donelson, J. M., Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, jennifer.donelson@my.jcu.edu.au; Munday, P. L., Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, philip.munday@jcu.edu.au; Booth, D., School of Life Sciences, University of Technology Sydney, Australia, david.booth@uts.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29226

MOLECULAR SIGNATURES OF TRANSGENERATIONAL BRAIN RESPONSE TO OCEAN ACIDIFICATION IN A REEF FISH

Schunter, C., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, celiaschunter@gmail.com; Welch, M. J., James Cook University, Australia, meg.welch@my.jcu.edu.au; Ryu, T., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, taewoo.ryu@kaust.edu.sa; Nilsson, G. E., University of Oslo, Norway, g.e.nilsson@ibv.uio.no; Munday, P. L., James Cook University, Australia, philip.munday@jcu.edu.au; Ravasi, T., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, timothy.ravasi@kaust.edu.sa;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28934

A ROLE FOR INDUCIBLE DNA METHYLATION IN CORAL INTRA- AND CROSS-GENERATIONAL ACCLIMATIZATION TO FUTURE OCEAN CONDITIONS

Putnam, H. M., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, hputnam@hawaii.edu; Davidson, J. M., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, jdav@hawaii.edu; Ritson-Williams, R., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, rrw33@hawaii.edu; Gates, R. D., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, rgates@hawaii.edu;

http://www.hollieputnam.com/

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28172

TRANSGENERATIONAL EFFECTS OF TEMPERATURE STRESS: IMPACTS ON AND BEYOND CORAL REPRODUCTION

Kuba, A. G., Nova Southeastern University, USA, ak1012@nova.edu; Figueiredo, J., Nova Southeastern University, USA, jfigueiredo@nova.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 313 B | Abstract ID 30028

THERMOTOLERANCE AND PHOTOACCLIMATION IN SYMBIODINIUM: PHYSIOLOGICAL AND TRANSCRIPTOMIC APPROACH OVER A TEMPORAL SCALE

Díaz-Almeyda, E. M., Emory University, USA, erika.diaz@emory.edu; Prada, C., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, cprada1@psu.edu; Ohdera, A., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, auo140@psu.edu; Voolstra, C. R., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, christian.voolstra@kaust.edu.sa; Kamel, B., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, bsk176@psu.edu; Carlo, T. A., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, tac17@psu.edu; DeSalvo, M. K., , USA, ediazalmeyda@gmail.com; Masuoka, N., , USA, nicolemasuoka13@gmail.com; Moran, H., , USA, heather.moran2@gmail.com; LaJeunesse, T. C., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, tcl3@psu.edu; Iglesias-Prieto, R., Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México , Mexico, iglesias@cmarl.unam.mx; Medina, M., The Pennsylvania State University, USA, mum55@psu.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28242

RECURRENT BLEACHING INDUCING THERMOTOLERANCE INCREASES: A DIVE INTO THE HOLOBIONT ADAPTABILITY THROUGH (META)GENOMIC AND EPIGENOMIC MECHANISMS

Vidal-Dupiol, J., IFREMER UMR 241 EIO, French Polynesia, jeremie.vidal.dupiol@ifremer.fr; Toulza, E., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, eve.toulza@univ-perp.fr; Grunau, C., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, christoph.grunau@univ-perp.fr; Chaparro, C., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, cristian.chaparro@univ-perp.fr; Roquis, D., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, david.roquis@yahoo.com; Picart-Picolo, A., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, aripicart@gmail.com; Brener, K., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, kellybrener66@gmail.com; Mitta, G., Perpignan University UMR5244 IHPE, France, mitta@univ-perp.fr;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28563

EPIGENETIC CHANGES IN THE CORAL STYLOPHORA PISTILLATA IN RESPONSE TO LONG-TERM OCEAN ACIDIFICATION

Liew, Y. J., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, yijin.liew@kaust.edu.sa; Li, Y., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, yong.li@kaust.edu.sa; Zoccola, D., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, zoccola@centrescientifique.mc; Tambutte, E., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, etambutte@centrescientifique.mc; Tambutte, S., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, stambutte@centrescientifique.mc; Allemand, D., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, allemand@centrescientifique.mc; Venn, A. A., Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, alex@centrescientifique.mc; Deutekom, E. S., University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, E.S.Deutekom@uva.nl; Kaandorp, J. A., University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, J.A.Kaandorp@uva.nl; Voolstra, R. C., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, christian.voolstra@kaust.edu.sa; Foret, S., Australian National University, Australia, sylvain.foret@anu.edu.au; Aranda, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, manuel.aranda@kaust.edu.sa;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28333

EPIGENETIC MODIFICATION OF AN ANEMONE GENOME THROUGH CYTOSINE METHYLATION REVEALS PLASTICITY IN RESPONSE TO TEMPERATURE STRESS AND SYMBIONT TYPE.

Hoadley, K. D., University of Delaware, USA, khoadley@udel.edu; Warner, M. E., University of Delaware, USA, mwarner@udel.edu; Marsh, A., University of Delaware, USA, amarsh@udel.edu;

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

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28202

IMMUNITY TO COMMUNITY: WHAT CAN IMMUNE PATHWAYS TELL US ABOUT DISEASE PATTERNS IN CORALS?

Mydlarz, L. D., University of Texas, Arlington, USA, mydlarz@uta.edu; Fuess, L. E., University of Texas, Arlington, USA, fuess@uta.edu; Pinzon, J. C., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA, jpinzon@hotmail.com; Weil, E., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, reefpal@gmail.com;

http://www.themydlarzlab.com/

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 27982

FINE –SCALE SAMPLING OF A. HYACINTHUS DURING AN ACUTE HEAT SHOCK, ILLUMINATES POTENTIAL IMMUNE GENE REACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS

Traylor-Knowles, N., University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, USA, ntk1717@gmail.com; Palumbi, S., Stanford University, Hopkins Marine Station, USA, spalumbi@stanford.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28350

THE EXPRESSION OF DIFFERENT CELLULAR-STRESS BIOMARKERS TO ASSESS THE RESPONSE OF CORALS TO DISEASES

Seveso, D., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, davide.seveso@unimib.it; Montano, S., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, simone.montano@unimib.it; Maggioni, D., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, d.maggioni10@campus.unimib.it; Reggente, M. A., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, m.reggente@campus.unimib.it; Orlandi, I., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, ivan.orlandi@unimib.it; Galli, P., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, paolo.galli@unimib.it; Vai, M., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, marina.vai@unimib.it;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29531

HOW DO THEY DO IT? AN EXPLORATION OF THE MOLECULAR UNDERPINNINGS OF IMMUNE PRIMING IN THE SEA ANEMONE EXAIPTASIA PALLIDA.

Brown, T., Florida International University, USA, tbrow102@fiu.edu; Bellantuono, A. J., Florida International University, USA, ajbellan@fiu.edu; Rodriguez-Lanetty, M., Florida International University, USA, rodmauri@fiu.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28200

NO FREE LUNCH: IMPLICATIONS OF SYMBIOTIC RELATIONSHIPS ON THE CORAL IMMUNE RESPONSE VIA THE TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR-BETA SIGNALING PATHWAY

Fuess, L. E., University of Texas at Arlington, USA, fuess@uta.edu; Pinzon, J. C., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA, pinzon@uta.edu; Ricci, C. A., University of Texas at Arlington, USA, cricci@uta.edu; Weil, E., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, reefpal@gmail.com; Mydlarz, L. D., University of Texas at Arlington, USA, mydlarz@uta.edu;

http://www.twitter.com/laurenfuess

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28037

HOW A CORAL PATHOGEN FIGHTS VIRAL INFECTIONS?

Buerger, P., Australian Institute of Marine Science, AIMS@JCU, Australia, p.buerger@aims.gov.au; Weynberg, K. D., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, ; Wood-Charlson, E. M., University of Hawaii, USA, ; Willis, B. L., ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University,, Australia, ; van Oppen, M. J., University of Melbourne, Australia, ;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28845

VIRUSES AS RESERVOIRS OF BACTERIAL VIRULENCE GENES IN CORAL REEFS

Silveira, C. B., San Diego State University, USA, cynthiabsilveira@gmail.com; Coutinho, F. H., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ; Silva, G., San Diego State University, USA, ; Cavalcanti, G. S., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ; Gregoracci, G. B., Universidade Federal de São Paulo - Baixada Santista, Brazil, ; Wegley-Kelly, L., San Diego State University, USA, ; Edwards, R., San Diego State University, USA, ; Rohwer, F., San Diego State University, USA, ; Thompson, F. L., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, USA, ;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28448

HOMOLOGS TO HUMAN CANCER GENES ASSOCIATED WITH CORAL GROWTH ANOMALIES

Knapp, I. S., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, iknapp@hawaii.edu; Belcaid, M., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, mahdi@hawaii.edu ; Williams, G. J., Bangor University, United Kingdom, g.j.williams@bangor.ac.uk; Toonen, R. J., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, rjtoonen@gmail.com ;

http://ingridknapp.weebly.com

15 - Connectivity, recruitment and isolation among coral reef populations

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29137

HIGH THROUGHPUT MICROSATELLITE GENOTYPING CONTRADICTS THAT ACROPORA HYACINTHUS WAS EXTIRPATED ON PALAU AND RECOLONIZED FROM YAP.

Cros, A., University of Hawaii, USA, acros@hawaii.edu; Toonen, R. J., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, toonen@hawaii.edu; Davies, S. W., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, daviessw@gmail.com; Stephen, K. A., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, skarl@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 27956

INCREASED LOCAL RETENTION OF CORAL LARVAE DUE TO OCEAN WARMING MAY BE OFFSET BY ACIDIFICATION

Fisch, J., Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, jfisch@rsmas.miami.edu; Harford, W., Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, wharford@rsmas.miami.edu; Paris, C. B., Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, cparis@rsmas.miami.edu; Langdon, C., Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, USA, clangdon@rsmas.miami.edu; Miller, M. W., NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, USA, margaret.w.miller@noaa.gov;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29792

CORAL CONNECTIVITY IN THE GREAT BARRIER REEF: NEW INSIGHTS INTO CURRENT AND FUTURE DISPERSAL PATTERNS

Figueiredo, J., Nova Southeastern University, USA, jfigueiredo@nova.edu; Thomas, C. J., Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium, christopher.thomas@uclouvain.be; Hanert, E., Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium, emmanuel.hanert@uclouvain.be; Deleersnijder, E., Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium, eric.deleersnijder@uclouvain.be; Harii, S., University of the Ryukyus, Japan, sharii@lab.u-ryukyu.ac.jp; Baird, A. H., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.baird@jcu.edu.au; Connolly, S. R., James Cook University, Australia, sean.connolly@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29500

CORAL REEF FISH POPULATION DYNAMICS: A STUDY CASE OF CONNECTIVITY PATTERNS IN PROTECTED AND UNPROTECTED MARINE AREAS.

Hernandez, M., Instituto de Zoología y Ecología Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela, mariaj.hernandez@ciens.ucv.ve; Herrera-Reveles, A., Instituto de Zoología y Ecología Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela, anat.herrera@ciens.ucv.ve;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29826

EFFECTIVE DISPERSAL OF CARIBBEAN REEF FISH IS SMALLER THAN CURRENT SPACING AMONG MARINE PROTECTED AREAS

Beltran, D. M., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, diamarbeltran@gmail.com; Appeldoorn, R. S., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, richard.appeldoorn@upr.edu; Schizas, N. V., University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, nschizas@gmail.com; Prada, C. A., Pennsylvania State University, USA, cprada1@psu.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 27995

CORAL REEF CONNECTIVITY IN THE WIDER-CARIBBEAN: DESIGN OF MARINE PROTECTED AREA NETWORKS

Schill, S. R., The Nature Conservancy, USA, sschill@TNC.ORG; Raber, G. T., University of Southern Mississippi, USA, george.raber@usm.edu; Roberts, J. J., Duke University, USA, jason.roberts@duke.edu; Treml, E. A., University of Melbourne, Australia, eric.treml@unimelb.edu.au; Brenner, J., jbrenner@tnc.org, USA, jbrenner@tnc.org; Halpin, P. N., Duke University, USA, phalpin@duke.edu;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28701

TRANSBOUNDARY MANAGEMENT OF CORAL REEF COMMERCIAL FISHERIES USING LARVAL CONNECTIVITY.

Garavelli, L., Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, Florida Atlantic University, USA, lgaravelli@fau.edu; Chollett, I., Smithsonian Marine Station, Smithsonian Institution, USA, iliana.chollett@gmail.com; White, J. W., University of North Carolina, Wilmington, USA, whitejw@uncw.edu; Box, S. J., Smithsonian Marine Station, Smithsonian Institution, USA, boxs@si.edu; Chérubin, L. M., Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, Florida Atlantic University, USA, lcherubin@fau.edu;

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

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 27952

POPULATION ECOLOGY OF THE RED SEA LIONFISH PTERIOS MILES IN ITS NATIVE RANGE

Bos, A. R., American University in Cairo, Egypt, arbos@aucegypt.edu; Grubich, J. R., Pew Charitable Trusts, USA, justinrg@gmail.com; Sanad, A. M., Dive Pro Academy, Egypt, ashraf.sanad@aucegypt.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 30077

LIONFISH FEEDING HABITS AND THE IMPLICATIONS FOR REEF BENTHIC COVER

Curtis-Quick, J. A., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, jocelyncurtis-quick@ceibahamas.org; Harborne, A. R., Florida International University, USA, alastair.harborne@fiu.edu; Hendrix, A. M., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, hendrixam@comcast.net; Waldman, A., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, alannawaldman@islandschool.org ; Drummond, R., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, robdrummond@islandschool.org ; Feiler, A., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, adrian.feiler@googlemail.com ; O'Hara, E., Newcastle University, United Kingdom, e.p.o'hara@newcastle.ac.uk; Conlon, H., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, helenconlon@islandschool.org ; Miller, S. E., Cape Eleuthera Institute, Bahamas, skylar.e.miller@gmail.com; Selwyn, J. D., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, jason.selwyn@tamucc.edu; Green, S. J., Oregon State University, USA, stephanie.green@science.oregonstate.edu ; Akins, J. L., REEF, USA, Lad@REEF.org ; Côté, I. M., Simon Fraser University, Canada, imcote@sfu.ca ;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29631

IMPACTS OF INVASIVE LIONFISH ON NATIVE FISHES FOUND ON CONTIGUOUS CORAL REEFS SURROUNDING LITTLE CAYMAN ISLAND, BVI

Frazer, T. K., University of Florida, USA, frazer@ufl.edu; Jacoby, C. A., University of Florida, USA, cajacoby@ufl.edu; Barry, S. C., University of Florida, USA, savanna.barry@ufl.edu; Edwards, M. A., University of Florida, USA, maeflorida@gmail.com; Lohr, K. E., University of Florida, USA, kelohr@ufl.edu; Manfrino, C., Central Caribbean Marine Institute, USA, manfrino@reefresearch.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28903

HIGH DENSITIES AND SELECTIVE FEEDING OF COTS THREATENS POST-BLEACHING RECOVERY OF CORAL REEFS IN NORTH-WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Haywood, M. D., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, mick.haywood@csiro.au; Keesing, J. K., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, john.keesing@csiro.au; Babcock, R. C., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, russ.babcock@csiro.au; Thomson, D. P., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, damian.thomson@csiro.au; Pillans, R. D., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, Australia, richard.pillans@csiro.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29702

RECONSIDERING THE ECOLOGICAL IMPACTS AND SOCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF INVASIVE LIONFISH

Samhouri, J. F., NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, jameal.samhouri@noaa.gov; Stier, A. C., University of Washington, USA, adrian.stier@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28889

DRIVERS OF LIONFISH DISTRIBUTION ACROSS BROAD SPATIAL SCALES IN CARIBBEAN CORAL REEFS

Herrera-Reveles, A., Instituto de Zoología y Ecología Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela, anat.herrera@ciens.ucv.ve; González-Rivero, M., Global Change Institute, the University of Queensland , Australia, m.gonzalezrivero@uq.edu.au; Sepulveda, R., Global Change Institute, the University of Queensland, Australia, kiyoshi.sepulveda@gmail.com; Rodriguez-Ramirez, A., Global Change Institute, the University of Queensland, Australia, alberto.rodriguez@uq.edu.au; Hoegh-Guldberg, O., Global Change Institute, the University of Queensland, Australia, oveh@uq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28575

DISTRIBUTION AND PATTERNS OF POPULATION OUTBREAK OF CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH IN JAPAN OVER 100 YEARS IN ASSOCIATION WITH GLOBAL WARMING AND LARVAL DISPERSAL

Yasuda, N., University of Miyazaki, Japan, ninayausda@gmail.com; Yamakita, T., Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Japan, yamakita3@gmail.com; Iguchi, A., Department of Bioresources Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Okinawa , Japan, iguchi.a0218@gmail.com; Yamakawa, E., Okinawa Environment Science Center, Japan, e_yamakawa@okikanka.or.jp; Okaji, K., Coralquest Inc., Japan, cab67820@pop06.odn.ne.jp;

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

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28148

PUT FISHERS’ KNOWLEDGE IN THE RECONSTRUCTION OF LONG-TERM REEF FISH CATCH DATA

Hutubessy, B. G., Pattimura University, Indonesia, grace.hutubessy@yahoo.com; Tapilatu, R. F., Papua University, Indonesia, rf.tapilatu@unipa.ac.id; Mosse, J. W., Pattimura University, Indonesia, bwmosse@yahoo.co.id;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28770

ESTIMATING NEARSHORE FISHERIES CATCH FOR THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

McCoy, K., UH/NOAA, USA, kaylyn.mccoy@noaa.gov; Friedlander, A., UH/National Geographic, USA, friedlan@hawaii.edu; Williams, I., NOAA, USA, ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Kittinger, J., Conservation International, USA, jkittinger@gmail.com; Teneva, L., Conservation International, USA, lteneva@conservation.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 27836

USING VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS TO IMPROVE FISHERIES MANAGEMENT IN THE FIJI ISLANDS

Mangubhai, S., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, smangubhai@wcs.org; Nand, Y., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, ynand@wcs.org; Fox, M., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, mfox@wcs.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 30040

FOLLOW THAT FISH: A SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS OF HAWAII'S NEARSHORE FISHERY

Grafeld, S. L., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, grafeld@hawaii.edu; Oleson, K., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, koleson@hawaii.edu; Teneva, L., Conservation International , USA, lteneva@conservation.org; McCoy, K., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, kmccoy@hawaii.edu; Kittinger, J., Conservation International, USA, jkittinger@conservation.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28079

GOVERNANCE ANALYSIS USING THE FISH CHAIN METHODOLOGY: PNG'S BÉCHE DE MER INDUSTRY

Barclay, K. M., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, kate.barclay@uts.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28206

HOW MARKETS ARE INFLUENCING GOVERNABILITY OF SMALL SCALE FISHERIES: UNDERSTANDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR MULTI-SCALE GOVERNANCE

Steenbergen, D. J., Charles Darwin University, Australia, dirk.steenbergen@cdu.edu.au; Barclay, K., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Kate.Barclay@uts.edu.au; Cohen, P., World Fish Centre, Australia, P.Cohen@cgiar.org; Eriksson, H., World Fish Centre, Australia, H.Eriksson@cgiar.org; Fabinyi, M., James Cook University, Australia, michael.fabinyi@jcu.edu.au; Mills, D., World Fish Centre, Australia, D.Mills@cgiar.org;

22 - Large reef predators: ecology, status and management

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 28401

LOW BUT STABLE REEF SHARK POPULATION ABUNDANCE AND DENSITY AT AN UNFISHED CORAL REEF

Bradley, D., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, dbradley@bren.ucsb.edu; Conklin, E., The Nature Conservancy, Hawaii, USA, ; Papastamatiou, Y. P., Florida International University, USA, ; McCauley, D. J., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, ; Pollock, K., The Nature Conservancy, Hawaii, USA, ; Pollock, A., U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, USA, ; Kendall, B. E., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, ; Gaines, S. D., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, ; Caselle, J. E., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, ;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 27885

SHARKS AND RAYS OF THE SOLOMON ISLANDS: STATUS, THREATS AND A KNOWLEDGE REVIEW

Chin, A., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.chin@jcu.edu.au; Hylton, S., University of South Carolina, USA, sarah.hylton@my.jcu.edu.au; White, W., CSIRO, Australia, william.white@csiro.au;

https://research.jcu.edu.au/portfolio/andrew.chin

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 28880

ROVING PREDATORS RELOADED: AN INVESTIGATION OF SHARK AND JACK POPULATIONS IN SHALLOW (0-30M) AND MESOPHOTIC DEPTHS (30-100M) IN THE HAWAIIAN ARCHIPELAGO

Asher, J. M., Curtin University/NOAA PIFSC CREP, USA, jacob.asher@noaa.gov; Williams, I. D., NOAA PIFSC CREP, USA, ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Harvey, E. S., Curtin University, Australia, euan.harvey@curtin.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 29112

GLOBAL FINPRINT: THE FIRST GLOBAL SURVEY OF SHARKS AND RAYS ON CORAL REEFS

Simpfendorfer, C. A., James Cook University, Australia, colin.simpfendorfer@jcu.edu.au; Heupel, M. R., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.heupel@aims.gov.au; Heithaus, M., Florida International University, USA, heithaus@fiu.edu; Meekan, M., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.meekan@aims.gov.au; MacNeil, A., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.macneil@aims.gov.au; Chapman, D., Stonybrook University, USA, demian.chapman@stonybrook.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 29811

ASSESSMENT OF SHARKS CAUGHT BY CORAL REEF FISHERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Escoro, M. T., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, mcvjtescoro77@gmail.com; Mamauag, A. S., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, samuel.mamauag@gmail.com; Arceo, H. O., The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, hoarceo@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 29051

CHARACTERIZING THE GROUPER FISHERIES AND STOCKS IN SELECTED MUNICIPALITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES

Casauay, R. A., University of the Philippines, Philippines, rbcasauay@gmail.com; Recamara, D. B., University of the Philippines, Philippines, ; Mamauag, S. S., University of the Philippines, Philippines, ; Arceo, H. O., University of the Philippines, Philippines, ;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 27998

CENTRAL PLACE REFUGING IN MARINE PREDATORS THAT NEVER SLEEP: EATING AT HOME AND AWAY

Papastamatiou, Y., Florida International University, USA, ypapastamatiou@gmail.com; Bradley, D., University California Santa Barbara, , ; Demsar, U., University of St Andrews, , ; Friedlander, A., University of Hawaii at Manoa, , ; Leos, V., Iowa State University, , ; Lowe, C., California State University Long Beach, , ; Watanabe, Y., National Institute of Polar research, Japan, , ; Weng, K., Virginia Institute of Marine Science, , ; Caselle, J., University California Santa Barbara, , ;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 28284

DRIVERS OF REEF SHARK MOVEMENT: WHAT’S MOST IMPORTANT?

Heupel, M. R., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, m.heupel@aims.gov.au; Simpfendorfer, C. A., James Cook University, Australia, colin.simpfendorfer@jcu.edu.au; Espinoza, M., University of Costa Rica, Costa Rica, marioespinozamen@gmail.com;

35 - Rising sea level and the responses of reefs and reef islands

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 27884

DISAPPEARING CORAL CAYS IN SOLOMON ISLANDS

Albert, S., The University of Queensland, Australia, s.albert@uq.edu.au; Leon, J. X., University of The Sunshine Coast, Australia, jleon@usc.edu.au; Grinham, A. R., The University of Queensland, Australia, a.grinham@uq.edu.au; Church, J. A., CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Flagship, Australia, John.Church@csiro.au; Gibbes, B. R., The University of Queensland, Australia, b.gibbes@uq.edu.au; Woodroffe, C. D., University of Wollongong, Australia, colin@uow.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 28577

ECO-TECHNOLOGICAL MANAGEMENT OF ATOLL ISLANDS AGAINST SEA LEVEL RISE

Kayanne, H., University of Tokyo, Japan, kayanne@eps.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp; Tajima, Y., University of Tokyo, Japan, yoshitaji@coastal.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp; Yokoki, H., Ibaraki University, Japan, yokoki@mx.ibaraki.ac.jp; Yamaguchi, T., Keio University, Japan, toru38@flet.keio.ac.jp; Yamano, H., National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan, hyamano@nies.go.jp;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 311 | Abstract ID 28598

FACTORS CONTROLLING SHORELINE CHANGES IN THE NORTHERN TUAMOTU REEF ISLANDS, FRENCH POLYNESIA

DUVAT, V., UMR LIENSs 7266, Littoral, Environnement, Sociétés, University of la Rochelle-CNRS, France, virginie.duvat@univ-lr.fr; SALVAT, B., USR 3278, EPHE CNRS UPVD, Perpignan-Moorea, Labex Récifs, CRIOBE, France, bsalvat@univ-perp.fr;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 28506

PHYSICAL MECHANISMS OF ISLAND BUILDING – THE IMPLICATIONS OF OVERWASH FOR ISLAND MAINTENANCE

Kench, P. S., University of Auckland, New Zealand, p.kench@auckland.ac.nz;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 311 | Abstract ID 28321

REEF ECOLOGY – REEF ISLAND CONNECTIVITY ON HUVADHU ATOLL RIM, MALDIVES

East, H. K., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, h.k.east@exeter.ac.uk; Perry, C. T., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, c.perry@exeter.ac.uk; Kench, P. S., University of Auckland, New Zealand, p.kench@auckland.ac.nz; Beetham, E. P., University of Auckland, New Zealand, e.beetham@auckland.ac.nz; Liang, Y., University of Auckland, New Zealand, christine.liang@auckland.ac.nz;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 311 | Abstract ID 28050

RISING SEA LEVEL AND REEF RESPONSE IN BORA BORA, SOCIETY ISLANDS, SOUTH PACIFIC (FRENCH POLYNESIA)

Gischler, E., Goethe-University, Germany, gischler@em.uni-frankfurt.de; Hudson, H., ReefTech Inc., USA, hhudson3@bellsouth.net; Humblet, M., Nagoya University, Japan, humblet.marc@f.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp; Braga, J., University of Granada, Spain, jbraga@ugr.es; Eisenhauer, A., GEOMAR, Germany, aeisenhauer@geomar.de; Isaack, A., Goethe-University, Germany, isaack@em.uni-frankfurt.de; Anselmetti, F., University of Bern, Switzerland, flavio.anselmetti@geo.unibe.ch; Camoin, G., CEREGE, France, camoin@cerege.fr;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 311 | Abstract ID 27816

CHANGING DYNAMICS OF CORAL REEF CARBONATE PRODUCTION AND IMPLICATIONS FOR FUTURE REEF GROWTH POTENTIAL

Perry, C. T., University of Exeter, United Kingdom, c.perry@exeter.ac.uk;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 311 | Abstract ID 29407

THE CARBONATE BUDGET OF ST. CROIX REEFS 35 YEARS LATER

Hubbard, D. K., Oberlin College, USA, dhubbard@oberlin.edu; Zuckerman, R., Oberlin College, USA, rzuckerm@oberlin.edu ; Whitcher, E. M., Florida Institute of Oceanography, USA, elizabeth.m.whitcher@gmail.com ; Parsons-Hubbard, K. M., Oberlin College, USA, kmhubbar@oberlin.edu ;

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

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28436

STATE-SPACE MODELLING TO QUANTIFY THE DRIVERS OF CORAL COMMUNITY DYNAMICS OF THE INSHORE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Lam, V., The University of Queensland and ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, vivian.lam@uq.edu.au; Chaloupka, M., The University of Queensland, Australia, m.chaloupka@uq.edu.au; Doropoulos, C., CSIRO and The University of Queensland, Australia, christopher.doropoulos@csiro.au; Thompson, A., The Australia Institute of Marine Science, Australia, a.thompson@aims.gov.au; Mumby, P. J., The University of Queensland and ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 27796

STATUS AND CHANGING TRENDS OF CORAL REEFS IN LAKSHADWEEP ARCHIPELAGO AFTER 1998 MASS BLEACHING EVENT - LONG TERM MONITORING SURVEY

IDREESBABU, K. K., DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, India, idreesbabu@gmail.com; Sureshkumar, S., School of Ocean Science and Technology, Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies, Panangad,, India, suresh.kufos@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28692

AN INTEGRATIVE APPROACH TO ENVIRONMENT AND HUMAN GEOGRAPHY, THE CASE STUDY OF MAGOODHOO ISLAND-MALDIVES

Galli, P., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, paolo.galli@unimib.it; Dell'Agnese, E., University Of Milano Bicocca, Italy, elena.dellagnese@unimib.it; Di Fiore, V., Istituto per l'Ambiente Marino Costiero del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy, vincenzo.difiore@cnr.it; Fallati, L., Marine Research and High Education Center, Italy, luca_fallati@live.it; Malatesta, S., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, stefano.malatesta@unimib.it; Maggioni, D., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, d.maggioni10@campus.unimib.it; MOHAMED, S., Maldives National University, Maldives, shazla.mohamed@mnu.edu.mv; MOHAMED, M., Maldives National University, Maldives, mizna.mohamed@mnu.edu.mv; Montalbetti, E., Marine Research and High Education Center, Italy, e.montalbetti@campus.unimib.it; Montano, S., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, simone.montano@unimib.it; Orlandi, I., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, ivan.orlandi@unimib.it; Savini, A., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, alessandra.savini@unimib.it; Schmidt Di Friedberg, M. E., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, marcella.schmidt@unimib.it; Seveso, D., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, davide.seveso@unimib.it; Vai, M., University of Milano Bicocca, Italy, Marina.vai@unimib.it;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29360

NEW CHALLENGES FACED BY DOMINANT CORALS IN HONG KONG MARGINAL CORAL COMMUNITIES

Ang, P., Marine Science Laboratory, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong PRC, put-ang@cuhk.edu.hk;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29800

DISENTANGLING THE ROLE OF HUMAN AND NATURAL DRIVERS OF MULTIPLE REEF REGIMES ACROSS THE HAWAIIAN ARCHIPELAGO

Jouffray, J. B., Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden, jean-baptiste.jouffray@su.se; Nyström, M., Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden, magnus.nystrom@su.se; Norström, A. V., Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden, albert.norstrom@su.se; Crowder, L. B., Center for Ocean Solutions, Stanford University, USA, larry.crowder@stanford.edu; Donovan, M. K., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, mdono@hawaii.edu; Falinski, K. A., University of Hawaii at Manoa, , kimfalinski@gmail.com; Friedlander, A. M., National Geographic Society, USA, friedlan@hawaii.edu; Graham, N. A., Lancaster University, United Kingdom, nick.graham@lancaster.ac.uk; Gove, J. M., National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, USA, jamison.gove@noaa.gov; Kappel, C. V., University of California Santa Barbara, USA, kappel@nceas.ucsb.edu; Kittinger, J. N., Conservation International Hawaii, USA, jkittinger@conservation.org; Lecky, J., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, jlecky@hawaii.edu; Oleson, K. L., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, koleson@hawaii.edu; Selkoe, K. A., University of California Santa Barbara, USA, selkoe@nceas.ucsb.edu; Stamoulis, K. A., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, kostanti@hawaii.edu; Wedding, L. M., Center for Ocean Solutions, Stanford University, USA, lwedding@stanford.edu; White, C., California Polytechnic State University, USA, cwhite31@calpoly.edu; Williams, I. D., National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, , ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Williams, G. J., Bangor University, United Kingdom, g.j.williams@bangor.ac.uk;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29848

DEVELOPING AN ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK TO EVALUATE CORAL REEF CONDITION IN OFFSHORE MARINE PROTECTED AREAS

Hawkridge, J. M., Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC), United Kingdom, jane.hawkridge@jncc.gov.uk;

41 - Reefs of tomorrow: Applications of reef restoration, structure, and conservation for socio-economic risk reduction and climate adaptation

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29105

EXPANDING THE REEF RESTORATION TOOL BOX: DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW INVSIVE ALGAE CONTROL METHOD IN HAWAII

Lynch, H., The Nature Conservancy, USA, hlynch@tnc.org; Minton, D., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Carr, R., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Robertson, G., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Conklin, E., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28257

PARTNERING WITH PRIVATE TOURISM AND HOTEL DEVELOPMENT SECTORS TO INITIATE CORAL REEF RESTORATION IN CHINA

Cheng, J., The Nature Conservancy China Program, China, jun.cheng@tnc.org; Hancock, B., The Nature Conservancy Global Ocean, USA, bhancock@tnc.org ; Kramer, P., The Nature Conservancy Global Ocean, USA, pkramer@tnc.org ; Lewis, K. A., The Nature Conservancy Caribbean Program, USA, klewis@tnc.org; Wang, Y., The Nature Conservancy China Program, China, ywang@tnc.org; Zhao, P., The Nature Conservancy China Program, China, pzhao@tnc.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29262

CORAL RESTORATION AND ARTIFICIAL REEFS FOR THE PROTECTION OF VAAN ISLAND, FISHERY PRODUCTION AND CLIMATE ADAPTATION – CASE STUDY FROM GULF OF MANNAR, INDIA

Malleshappa, H., Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu, India, h.malleshappa@yahoo.co.in; Hans Raj Verma, ., Environment and Forests Department, Government of Tamil Nadu, India, hansraj64@gmail.com; Edward JK Patterson, ., Suganthi Devadason Marine Research Institute, India, edwardjkpatterson@sdmri.in;

http://sdmri.in

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29593

BUILT CAPITAL AND PEOPLE PROTECTED BY CORAL REEFS GLOBALLY, NOW AND IN THE FUTURE

Beck, M. W., TNC & UCSC, USA, mbeck@tnc.org; Losada, I. J., Environmental Hydraulic Institute of Cantabria, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain, losadai@unican.es; Menendez, P., Environmental Hydraulic Institute of Cantabria, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain, pelayo.menendez@unican.e; Reguero, B. G., UCSC, USA, breguero@ucsc.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29918

THE CAYMAN ISLANDS CORAL REEF RESTORATION EXPLORER

Byrne, J., The Nature Conservancy, USA, jbyrne@tnc.org; Schill, S., The Nature Conservancy, USA, sschill@tnc.org;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29853

ENHANCING AND RESTORING CORAL REEFS FOR COASTAL DEFENCE: A SOFT SOLUTION CASE EXAMPLE FROM GRENADA

Kramer, P. A., The Nature Conservancy, USA, pkramer@tnc.org; Riguero, B., UC Santa Cruz, USA, borja_reguero@TNC.ORG; Hancock, B., The Nature Conservancy, USA, bhancock@tnc.org; Frederick, N., The Nature Conservancy, Grenada, nfrederick@TNC.ORG; Agostini, v., The nature conservancy, USA, Vagostini@tnc.org;

http://TNC.org

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

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27776

ECOLOGICAL AND MORPHOLOGICAL TRAITS PREDICT DEPTH-GENERALIST FISHES ON CORAL REEFS

Bridge, T., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, thomas.bridge@jcu.edu.au; Luiz, O. J., Macquarie University, Australia, osmarjluiz@gmail.com; Coleman, R. R., University of Hawaii, USA, richard.colema@gmail.com; Kane, C. N., Washington State University, USA, corikane@gmail.com; Kosaki, R. K., Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, USA, randall.kosaki@noaa.gov;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28466

FUNCTIONAL DISTINCTIONS AMONG BROWSING HERBIVOROUS FISHES: REDUCED REDUNDANCY AND THE IMPORTANCE OF LARGE INDIVIDUALS

Streit, R. P., James Cook University, Australia, robert.streit@my.jcu.edu.au; Hoey, A. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, andrew.hoey1@jcu.edu.au; Bellwood, D. R., James Cook University, Australia, david.bellwood@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29827

TRAIT MATCHING IN REEF FISH-CORAL SPECIES ASSOCIATIONS

Luiz, O. J., Macquarie University, Australia, osmarjluiz@gmail.com; Graham, N. A., James Cook University, Australia, nick.graham@jcu.edu.au; Coker, D. J., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, darren.coker@kaust.edu.sa; Allen, A. P., Macquarie University, Australia, drew.allen@mq.edu.au; Madin, J. S., Macquarie University, Australia, jmadin@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27900

CORAL TRAIT DIVERSITY AND FUNCTIONAL COLLAPSE ON CARIBBEAN CORAL REEFS

McWilliam, M. J., ARC Centre for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, michael.mcwilliam@my.jcu.edu.au; Hughes, T. P., ARC Centre for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, terry.hughes@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28289

FILLING THE GAPS: IMPUTATION OF CORAL TRAIT DATABASE AND FUNCTIONAL BIOGEOGRAPHY OF CORALS

Kim, S. W., The University of Queensland, ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, sun.w.kim@uq.edu.au; Pandolfi, J. M., The University of Queensland, ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, j.pandolfi@uq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29230

HOW TIME AND SPACE INFLUENCE LIFE-HISTORY TRAITS IN CORAL COMMUNITIES

Kubicek, A., University of Queensland, Australia, a.kubicek@uq.edu.au; Bender-Champ, D., University of Queensland, Australia, d.bender@uq.edu.au; Reuter, H., Leibnitz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Australia, hauke.reuter@leibniz-zmt.de; Hoegh-Guldberg, O., University of Queensland, Australia, oveh@uq.edu.au;

http://www.coralreefecosystems.org/dr-andreas-kubicek/

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29093

ADAPTIVE STRATEGIES OF SCLERACTINIAN CORALS

Kuo, C., ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, chaoyang.kuo@my.jcu.edu.au; Madin, J. S., Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Australia, joshua.madin@mq.edu.au; Baird, A. H., ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, andrew.baird@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28402

A FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS OF ALGAL ASSEMBLAGES ON THE GREAT BARRIER REEF TO ESTIMATE EFFECTS ON CORAL COMMUNITY DYNAMICS.

Birrell, C. L., The University of Queensland, Australia, BirrellC@gmail.com; Mumby, P. J., The University of Queensland, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au; McCook, L., James Cook University, Australia, laurence.mccook@jcu.edu.au;

53 - Discussion & Synthesis: Emerging technologies for reef science and conservation

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 30013

ENHANCING THE ACQUISITION OF DATA FOR REEF SCIENCE AND MANAGEMENT: CONTRIBUTIONS FROM THE XL CATLIN SEAVIEW SURVEY

Rodriguez-Ramirez, A., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland, Australia, alberto.rodriguez@uq.edu.au; González-Rivero, M., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, m.gonzalezrivero@uq.edu.au; Neal, B. P., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland, Australia, b.neal@uq.edu.au; Beijbom, O., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; University of California, Berkeley, USA, obeijbom@eecs.berkeley.edu; Siebeck, U., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland, Australia, u.siebeck@uq.edu.au; Taylor, A., Change Institute, The University of Queensland, Australia, a.taylor16@uq.edu.au; Ganase, A., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, anjani.ganase@uq.net.au; Bryant, D., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, dominic.bryant@uq.edu.au; Kim, C., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, c.kim@uq.edu.au; Herrera, A., Instituto de Zoología y Ecología Tropical, Universidad Central de Venezuela; Global Change Institute, Venezuela, anate_herrera@yahoo.com; González-Marrero, Y., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; Department of Biology, Ghent University , Australia, yeraygma@gmail.com; Sepulveda, R. K., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; University of the Basque Country, Bizkaia, Australia, kiyoshi.sepulveda@gmail.com; Holtrop, T., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; IBED, University of Amsterdam, Australia, tadzio.holtrop@gmail.com; Hoegh-Guldberg, O., Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland; ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, oveh@uq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 28999

NEW FRONTIERS: CONSERVATION DRONES IN THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT

Hodgson, J. C., University of Adelaide, Australia, jarrod.hodgson@adelaide.edu.au; Koh, L. P., University of Adelaide, Australia, lianpin.koh@adelaide.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 29139

MULTI-YEAR SURVEYING OF CORAL REEFS USING AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLES

Williams, S. B., University of Sydney, Australia, stefanw@acfr.usyd.edu.au; Pizarro, O. R., University of Sydney, Australia, o.pizarro@acfr.usyd.edu.au; Bryson, M., University of Sydney, Australia, m.bryson@acfr.usyd.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 28663

A NOVEL GLOBAL PLATFORM FOR MONITORING CORAL HEALTH: CORALSPEQ

Ralph, P. J., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, peter.ralph@uts.edu.au; Kanazawa, A., Michigan State University, USA, excitonzilla@gmail.com; Kramer, D. M., Michigan State University, USA, kramerd8@cns.msu.edu; Szabo, M., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Milan.Szabo@uts.edu.au; Crosswell, J., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Joseph.Crosswell@uts.edu.au; Pernice, M., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Mathieu.Pernice@uts.edu.au; Combe, M., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, madelinecombe@gmail.com; Suggett, D., University of Technology Sydney, Australia, David.Suggett@uts.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 28884

MARINE MONITOR: A LOW COST RADAR FOR MARINE PROTECTED AREAS

Tougher, B., Anthropocene Institute, USA, brendan@anthinst.org; LaFranchi, C., OneReef Worldwide Stewardship, USA, chris@onereef.org ;

http://anthropoceneinstitute.com/MarineMonitor

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 28507

A TRAIT-BASED APPROACH TO ADVANCE CORAL REEF SCIENCE

Madin, J. S., Macquarie University, Australia, joshua.madin@mq.edu.au; Connolly, S. R., James Cook University, Australia, sean.connolly@jcu.edu.au; Darling, E., Wildlife Conservation Society, USA, edarling@wcs.org; Falster, D., Macquarie University , Australia, daniel.falster@mq.edu.au; Hoogenboom, M., James Cook University, Australia, mia.hoogenboom1@jcu.edu.au; Huang, D., National University of Singapore, Singapore, huangdanwei@nus.edu.sg; Keith, S., University of Copenhagen, Denmark, sally.a.keith@gmail.com; Mizerek, T., Macquarie University , Australia, toni.mizerek@mq.edu.au; Pandolfi, J. M., University of Queensland, Australia, j.pandolfi@uq.edu.au; Putnam, H. M., University of Hawaii, USA, hputnam@hawaii.edu; Baird, A. H., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.baird@jcu.edu.au;

https://coraltraits.org

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 29938

SO YOU'VE GOT SOME TECHNOLOGY, NOW WHAT?

Flett, K., Future of Fish, USA, kflett@futureoffish.org; Hardt, M. J., Future of Fish, USA, mhardt@futureoffish.org;

http://www.futureoffish.org

58 - The science of compliance: linking judicial actions, enforcement and management for policy and practice

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28160

ACTIONS TO ENHANCE ENFORCEMENT IN THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS THROUGH CAPACITY BUILDING TOWARD CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEM PROTECTION

Oriol, J. P., Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources, USA, jp.oriol@dpnr.vi.gov; Carrubba, L., NOAA Fisheries, USA, lisamarie.carrubba@noaa.gov; Henderson, L., Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources, USA, leslie.henderson@dpnr.vi.gov; Hibbert, L., ERT Contractor for NOAA Fisheries, USA, lia.hibbert@noaa.gov;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 27795

PREVALENCE OF POACHING BY RECREATIONAL FISHERS IN THE GREAT BARRIER REEF MARINE PARK, AUSTRALIA

Bergseth, B. J., Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, brock.bergseth@my.jcu.edu.au; Williamson, D., Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, david.williamson@jcu.edu.au; Sutton, S., Atlantic Salmon Federation, Canada, stevesutton99@outlook.com; Russ, G. R., Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, garry.russ@jcu.edu.au; Cinner, J., Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, josh.cinner@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29198

COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT IN THE GREAT BARRIER REEF WORLD HERITAGE AREA

Quincey, R., Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australia, richard.quincey@gbrmpa.gov.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28358

UNRAVELLING COMPLIANCE DYNAMICS WITHIN LOCALLY MANAGED MARINE AREAS IN SOLOMON ISLANDS AND FIJI

Rohe, J. R., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, janne.rohe@leibniz-zmt.de; Ferse, S., Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Germany, sebastian.ferse@leibniz-zmt.de;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29045

THE CIVIL RESOURCE VIOLATIONS SYSTEM (CRVS) UTILIZING HAWAII'S ADMINISTRATIVE CODE TO IMPROVE ENFORCEMENT AND ADJUDICATION OF MARINE RESOURCE VIOLATIONS

Sakoda, D. K., State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, David.Sakoda@hawaii.gov; Foster, J. R., State of Hawaii, DLNR, Division of Conservation and Resource Enforcement, USA, john.r.foster@hawaii.gov;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28244

HAWAII'S ENVIRONMENTAL COURT - BRIDGING SCIENCE TO POLICY THROUGH IMPROVED ADJUDICATION OF RESOURCE VIOLATIONS

Foster, J. R., Division of Conservation and Resource Enforcement, Department of Land and Natural Resources, USA, john.r.foster@hawaii.gov;

80 - Offshore coral reefs in the South China Sea: Science, problems and solutions

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28536

DO DIFFERENT SEAGRASS SPECIES SUPPORT UNIQUE BENTHIC MACROFAUNAL COMMUNITIES?

Lin, H. J., National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, ROC, hjlin@dragon.nchu.edu.tw; Chung, C. Y., National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, ROC, fairygingko@hotmail.com; Hsieh, L. Y., National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, ROC, newlih@yahoo.com.tw;

06/24/2016 | 09:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28561

AN OUTBREAK OF A SESSILE SEA CUCUMBER REDUCES POST-SETTLEMENT SURVIVORSHIP OF CORAL RECRUITS

Zhang, Y., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, yyzhang@scsio.ac.cn; Huang, H., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, huanghui@scsio.ac.cn; Jiang, L., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, ; Miao, G., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, ; Lian, J., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, ; Sheng, L., LMB, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, ;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28412

STATUS OF CORAL REEFS IN XISHA ISLANDS(PARACEL ISLANDS)

huang, h., South China Sea institute of Oceaology, China, huanghui@scsio.ac.cn;

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29947

CHINESE CORAL REEF MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH: ENHANCING THE SCIENTIFIC FOUNDATION FOR BEST PRACTICE, ADAPTIVE MANAGEMENT IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA

Hui, H., Chinese Academy of Sciences, Sth China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, huanghui@scsio.ac.cn; McCook, L., Chinese Academy of Sciences, Sth China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China, Laurence.McCook@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 30073

DESIGNING AN ASIAN MARINE HERITAGE: FISHING FOR PEACE

Gomez, E. D., Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, edgomezph@yahoo.com; Menez, A. J., Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, annettemenez@gmail.com; Alino, P. M., Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, alinoperry018@gmail.com; Villanoy, C. L., Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, cesarv@msi.upd.edu.ph; Siringan, F. P., Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Philippines, ando.msi@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28557

MARINE BIODIVERSITY AT TAIPING ISLAND AND PROPOSAL FOR ESTABLISHING MARINE PROTECTED AREA AT THE SPRATLY ISLANDS

Shao, K., Academia Sinica, Taiwan, ROC, zoskt@gate.sinica.edu.tw;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29776

ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE TO CORAL REEFS IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA AND INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION UNDER THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA

Carpenter, K. E., Old Dominion University, USA, kcarpent@odu.edu;

88 - Citizen science in support of coral reef protection and sustainability

06/24/2016 | 09:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29893

CAN ANYONE BE A SCIENTIST? EXPLORING THE ROLE OF CITIZEN SCIENCE IN CORAL REEF RESEARCH

Camp, M. L., Stetson University, USA, mcamp@stetson.edu; Shein, K., NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, USA, karsten.shein@noaa.gov; Foster, K., Little Cayman Research Centre, Central Caribbean Marine Institute, Cayman Islands, kfoster@reefresearch.org; Abbott, J. A., Stetson University, USA, tabbott@stetson.edu; Manfrino, C., Little Cayman Research Centre, Central Caribbean Marine Institute, Cayman Islands, cmanfrino@reefresearch.org;

06/24/2016 | 10:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 30086

OUR PROJECT IN HAWAI‘I’S INTERTIDAL (OPIHI): CITIZEN SCIENCE IN AN ACCESSIBLE MARINE ENVIRONMENT

Philippoff, J., University of Hawaii / CRDG / UH Sea Grant, USA, philippo@hawaii.edu; Duncan Seraphin, K., University of Hawaii / CRDG / UH Sea Grant, USA, kanesa@hawaii.edu; Faucci, A., University of Hawaii / Biology Department, USA, anuschka@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 10:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29396

MAKING WAVES: REEF CITIZEN SCIENCE FOR IMPACT

Loder, J., Reef Check Australia, Australia, jenn@reefcheckaustralia.org; Salmond, J., Reef Check Australia, Australia, jodi@reefcheckaustralia.org; Done, T., Reef Check Australia, Australia, T.Done@aims.gov.au; Schlappy, M. L., Environmental Research Institute, United Kingdom, marie-lise@lycos.com; Bauer-Civiello, A., Reef Check Australia, Australia, annie.m.bauer@gmail.com; Lea, A., Reef Check Australia, Australia, alex.lea64@gmail.com; Harvey, A., Manta Watch, Australia, andrewharvey@xsmail.com; Fantozzi, L., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, lbfantozzi@hotmail.com; Roelfsema, C., Remote Sensing Research Centre, University of Queensland, Australia, c.roelfsema@uq.edu.au; Hill, J., Coral Reef Alliance, USA, joskhill@gmail.com;

http://www.reefcheckaustralia.org

06/24/2016 | 10:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 27854

COLOMBIAN CITIZEN SCIENCE TO IMPROVE CORAL REEF CONSERVATION

Galvis, N. H., Observatorio Pro Arrecifes / RENOVO´s Coordinator, Colombia, nohora.galvis@gmail.com; Galvis, R. H., Foundation ICRI Colombia, Colombia, icri.colombia@gmail.com;

http://icri-colombia.es.tl/

06/24/2016 | 10:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28259

FROM FISHING FISH TO FISHING DATA: CITIZEN SCIENCE, CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT IN FISHING COMMUNITIES.

Fulton, S., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, sfulton@cobi.org.mx; Torre, J., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, jtorre@cobi.org.mx; Hernández-Velasco, A., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, jhernandez@cobi.org.mx; Saurez-Castillo, A., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, asuarez@cobi.org.mx; Rojo, M., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, mrojo@cobi.org.mx; Fernández-Rivera Melo, F., Comunidad y Biodiversidad AC, Mexico, ffernandez@cobi.org.mx;

http://www.cobi.org.mx

06/24/2016 | 11:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28657

ENGAGING DIVE TOURISM IN SUSTAINABLE FINANCING AND CORAL REEF DATA COLLECTION FOR BETTER MANAGEMENT OF KARIMUNJAWA NATIONAL PARK, INDONESIA

Iqbal Herwata Putra, M., Reef Check Foundation Indonesia, Indonesia, iherwata@reefcheck.org; Sari, S. K., Marine Diving Club, Marine Science - Diponegoro University, Indonesia, silakartikasari@yahoo.com; Sukandar, H., Marine Diving Club, Marine Science - Diponegoro University, Indonesia, hariesofficial@gmail.com; Malik, D. A., Marine Diving Club, Marine Science - Diponegoro University, Indonesia, daniealmalik2@gmail.com; Prabuning, D., Reef Check Foundation Indonesia, Indonesia, derta@reefcheck.org;

06/24/2016 | 11:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 30065

THE EYES OF THE REEF NETWORK & BLEACHAPALOOZA 2015: HAWAII’S OCEAN COMMUNITY PROVIDES DATA ON EXTENT AND SEVERITY OF CORAL BLEACHING EVENT TO RESOURCE MANAGERS

White, D. J., Hawaii DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources; Eyes of the Reef Hawaii, USA, darla.j.white@hawaii.gov; Rosinski, A. E., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, anneer@hawaii.edu; Aeby, G., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, greta@hawaii.edu; Preskitt, L., Eyes of the Reef Hawaii, USA, linda@eyesofthereef.org; Kramer, K. L., Hawaii DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources; Eyes of the Reef Hawaii, USA, KramerKL@hawaii.edu; Foote, L., Project S.E.A.-Link, USA, lfoote@hawaii.rr.com; Lindley, G., University of Hawaii Maui College, USA, glindley@hawaii.edu; Barnett, C., Hawaii DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources, , USA, cbarnett@hawaii.edu; Williams, P., Eyes of the Reef Hawaii, USA, peytdiver@gmail.com; Bacon, S., Eyes of the Reef Hawaii, USA, scottbacon@kauaicoral.com;

http://eorhawaii.org/