Program & Agenda

Agenda Detail

6/24/2016 | 13:45 - 15:45 | ORAL

05 - Acclimatization and adaptation in reef organisms

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 313 B | Abstract ID 27974

HERITABLITY OF CO2 TOLERANCE IN A CORAL REEF FISH

Welch, M. J., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, megan.welch@jcu.edu.au; Munday, P. L., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, philip.munday@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29351

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BEHAVIOURAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL TOLERANCE TO ELEVATED CO2 IN CORAL REEF FISH

Laubenstein, T. D., James Cook University, College of Marine and Environmental Sciences, Australia, taryn.laubenstein@gmail.com; Rummer, J. L., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, jodie.rummer@jcu.edu.au; Munday, P. L., James Cook University, College of Marine and Environmental Sciences , , philip.munday@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 313 B | Abstract ID 29913

GENOMIC SIGNATURES OF PRE-ADAPTATION AND POST-INVASION RAPID ADAPTIVE EVOLUTION IN THE BLUESPOTTED CORNETFISH, A MEDITERRANEAN LESSEPSIAN INVADER

Bernardi, G., University of California Santa Cruz, USA, bernardi@ucsc.edu; Azzurro, E., Institute for Environmental Protection and Research, Italy, eazzurr@gmail.com; Miller, M. R., University of California Davis, USA, micmiller@ucdavis.edu;

http://bernardi.eeb.ucsc.edu

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 313 B | Abstract ID 28636

COPING WITH CATASTROPHE: BEHAVIORAL FLEXIBILITY ENABLES A LONG-LIVED BENTHIC PISCIVORE TO SURVIVE IN RAPIDLY DEGRADING REEFS

Karkarey, R., Nature Conservation Foundation, India, rucha@ncf-india.org; Kumar, S., Physical Research Laboratory, India, ; Alcoverro, T., Centre d’Estudis Avançats de Blanes, Spain, teresa@ceab.csic.es; Arthur, R., Nature Conservation Foundation, India, rohan@ncf-india.org;

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

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28534

OLD WOUNDS TAKE LONG TO HEAL: SHIP GROUNDINGS AND CORAL DISEASE ON A PRISTINE CORAL REEF

Raymundo, L. J., University of Guam Marine Laboratory, Guam, ljraymundo@gmail.com; Kerr, A. M., University of Guam Marine Laboratory, USA, uogmarinelab@gmail.com; Maypa, A. P., Silliman University, Philippines, caranx2013@gmail.com;

http://www.guammarinelab.com/raymundolab/

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28769

DIVERSITY AFFECTS DISEASE TRANSMISSION IN CARIBBEAN CORALS

Brandt, M. E., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, mbrandt@uvi.edu; Smith, T. B., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, ; Williams, L., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, ; Beasley, V., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, ; Keller, J., University of the Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Isles, ;

http://cmes.uvi.edu

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29971

CORALLINE ALGAE HOST PHYSIOLOGY, MINERALOGY, AND FUNGAL INFECTION DYNAMICS RESPOND TO TEMPERATURE ANOMALIES AND NATURALLY VARYING SEAWATER PH

Price, N. N., Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, USA, nprice@bigelow.org; Williams, G., Bangor University, United Kingdom, g.j.williams@bangor.ac.uk; Work, T., USGS National Wildlife Health Center, USA, thierry_work@usgs.gov; Martz, T. R., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, trmartz@ucsd.edu; Takeshita, Y., Carnegie Institution for Science, USA, ytakeshita@carnegiescience.edu; Johnson, M., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, mdjohnson@ucsd.edu; Donham, E., University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, edonham@ucsc.edu; Smith, J. E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, smithj@ucsd.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28836

CORALLINE ALGAE DISEASE REDUCES SURVIVAL AND SETTLEMENT SUCCESS OF CORAL PLANULAE IN LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS

Quéré, G., CRIOBE - LabEx Corail, France, queregaelle@gmail.com; Nugues, M. M., CRIOBE - LabEx Corail, France, maggy.nugues@criobe.pf;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 313 C | Abstract ID 28853

APPLICATION OF SATELLITE SST-BASED CORAL DISEASE OUTBREAK PREDICTIONS FOR HAWAII

Caldwell, J. M., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, jsziklay@hawaii.edu; Heron, S. F., NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch - ReefSense, Australia, scott.heron@noaa.gov; Eakin, C. M., NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch, USA, mark.eakin@noaa.gov; Donahue, M. J., Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, USA, donahuem@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29643

HINDCASTING RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THE ENVIRONMENT AND OUTBREAKS OF CORAL DISEASES IN THE CARIBBEAN

Randall, C. J., Florida Institute of Technology, USA, crandall2012@fit.edu; van Woesik, R., Florida Institute of Technology, USA, rvw@fit.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29352

FIRST CORAL DISEASE ASSESSMENT IN THE LAST MARINE SANCTUARIES IN THE SOUTH WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: EPARSES ISLANDS

Séré, M., Research institute for development ird (ENTROPIE), Reunion, mathieu.sere@gmail.com; Chabanet, P., Research institute for development ird (ENTROPIE), Reunion, pascale.chabanet@ird.fr; Tribollet, A., UMR IPSL-LOCEAN (UPMC/CNRS/IRD/MNHN), France, aline.tribollet@ird.fr; Tortosa, P., PIMIT, University of Reunion, IRD, Reunion, pablo.tortosa@univ-reunion.fr;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 313 C | Abstract ID 29483

A CATASTROPHIC CORAL DISEASE OUTBREAK IN HONG KONG THAT MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS

Wong, K. T., The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong PRC, zoew929@hotmail.com; Tsang, H. L., The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong PRC, thl_ryan@outlook.com; Ang, P. O., The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong PRC, put-ang@cuhk.edu.hk;

15 - Connectivity, recruitment and isolation among coral reef populations

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28209

LOCALIZED DISPERSAL LEADING TO FAMILY GROUPS IN A WIDESPREAD CARIBBEAN GOBY

Selwyn, J. D., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, jason.selwyn@tamucc.edu; Hogan, J. D., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, james.hogan@tamucc.edu; Portnoy, D. S., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, USA, david.portnoy@tamucc.edu; Heath, D. D., University of Windsor, Canada, dheath@uwindsor.ca;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29005

EQUIVALENCE OF MARINE DISPERSAL SCALES OVER EVOLUTIONARY AND ECOLOGICAL TIME

Pinsky, M. L., Rutgers University, USA, malin.pinsky@rutgers.edu; Saenz-Agudelo, P., Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile, pablo.saenzagudelo@gmail.com; Almany, G. R., CNRS-EPHE-UPVD, France, ; Jones, G. P., James Cook University, Australia, geoffrey.jones@jcu.edu.au; Planes, S., Université de Perpignan, France, planes@univ-perp.fr;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28543

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE SIBLING KIND: SELF-RECRUITMENT AND KIN ASSOCIATIONS IN SOCIAL GROUPS OF A CORAL REEF CARDINALFISH

Rueger, T., College of Marine and Environmental Science, James Cook University, Australia, theresa.rueger@my.jcu.edu.au; Harrison, H. B., Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, hugo.harrison@my.ju.edu.au; Berumen, M. L., Red Sea Research Centre, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa; Gardiner, N. M., College of Marine and Environmental Science, James Cook University, Australia, naomi.gardiner@jcu.edu.au; Jones, G. P., College of Marine and Environmental Science, James Cook University, Australia, geoff.jones@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 29548

WHALE SHARK KINSHIP AND GENETICS: INVESTIGATING TWO POPULATIONS WITH DIFFERENT ECOLOGIES

Hardenstine, R. S., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, royale.hardenstine@kaust.edu.sa; Cochran, J. E., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, jesse.cochran@kaust.edu.sa; Al-Salamah, M., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Manalle.Salamah@kaust.edu.sa; Braun, C. D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology & Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, cbraun@whoi.edu; Cagua, E. F., University of Canterbury, New Zealand, fernando@cagua.co; Pierce, S. J., Marine Megafauna Foundation, Praia Do Tofo, Mozambique, simonjpierce@gmail.com; Saenz-Agudelo, P., Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile, pablo.saenzagudelo@gmail.com; Sinclair-Taylor, T. H., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, tane.sinclair-taylor@kaust.edu.sa; Skomal, G. B., Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, USA, gregory.skomal@state.ma.us; Thorrold, S. R., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, sthorrold@whoi.edu; Zakroff, C. J., Massachusetts Institute of Technology & Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA, czakroff@whoi.edu; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa;

http://Red_Sea_and_Tanzania_whale_sharks

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28843

ARE YOU MY BROTHER? RAD GENERATED SNPS REVEAL HIGHLY CONNECTED PARROTFISH POPULATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES.

Stockwell, B. L., Old Dominion University, USA, bstoc006@odu.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28664

RECRUITMENT PATTERNS OF CORAL REEF FISHES IN THE CENTRAL RED SEA: DIFFERENCES ACCORDING TO SEASON AND REEF TYPE

Robitzch, V., King Abdullah University for Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, vanessa.robitzchsierra@kaust.edu.sa; Rowe, K. A., King Abdullah University for Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, katherine.rowe@kaust.edu.sa; Berumen, M. L., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, michael.berumen@kaust.edu.sa;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 317 A/B | Abstract ID 28501

BENTHIC COVER INFLUENCES THE PRESENCE OF CORAL RECRUITS WHILE NOT AFFECTING THEIR ABUNDANCE

Elmer, F., Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, franziska.elmer@vuw.ac.nz; Gardner, J. P., Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, jonathan.gardner@vuw.ac.nz; Bell, J. J., Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, james.bell@vuw.ac.nz;

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

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28479

VARIABLE REPRODUCTIVE TIMING AND FECUNDITY OF CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH (ACANTHASTER CF. PLANCI) IN THE NORTHERN GREAT BARRIER REEF, AUSTRALIA.

Pratchett, M. S., James Cook University, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au; Messmer, V., James Cook University, Australia, vanessa.messmer@jcu.edu.au; Caballes, C. F., James Cook University, , ciemon.caballes@my.jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29143

THE ROLE OF MATERNAL NUTRITION ON OOGENESIS AND LARVAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE CORAL-EATING CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH, ACANTHASTER PLANCI

Caballes, C. F., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies - James Cook University, Australia, ciemon.caballes@my.jcu.edu.au; Pratchett, M. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies - James Cook University, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au; Kerr, A. M., University of Guam - Marine Laboratory, Guam, alexander.kerr@aya.yale.edu; Rivera-Posada, J. A., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies - James Cook University, Australia, jriveraposada@yahoo.com.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29120

ELUCIDATING FOOD SOURCES FOR LARVAL STAGE OF CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH BY STABLE ISOTOPE ANALYSIS

Nakatomi, N., Soka University, Japan, nnakatomi@gmail.com; Tadokoro, Y., Soka University, Japan, ; Nakajima, R., Japan agency for marine-earth science and technology, Japan, ; Kurihara, H., University of the Ryukyus, Japan, ; Okaji, K., CoralQuest Inc., Japan, ; Yamamoto, S., Soka University, Japan, ;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28604

GENETIC LARVAL IDENTIFICATION AND QUANTIFICATION AS NEW TOOLS TO INVESTIGATE EXTEND AND CAUSES OF CROWN-OF-THORNS OUTBREAKS

Uthicke, S., AIMS, Australia, suthicke@aims.gov.au; Doyle, J., AIMS, Australia, jdoyle@aims.gov.au; David, D. A., AIMS, Australia, davomck@gmail.com; Suzuki, G., Research Center for Subtropical Fisheries, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan, gosuzu@fra.affrc.go.jp; Yasuda, N., University of Miyazaki, Organization for Promotion of Tenure Track, Japan, ;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 313 A | Abstract ID 27890

PREDATION ON CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH LARVAE BY DAMSELFISHES

Cowan, Z. L., James Cook University, Australia, zaralouise.cowan@my.jcu.edu.au; Dworjanyn, S. A., Southern Cross University, Australia, Symon.Dworjanyn@scu.edu.au; Pratchett, M. S., James Cook University, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 313 A | Abstract ID 28298

POPULATION DYNAMICS OF THE CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH ALONG THE WEST COAST OF OKINAWA ISLAND VIEWED FROM LONG-TERM REMOVAL DATA

Nakamura, M., Tokai University, Japan, mnakamura@tsc.u-tokai.ac.jp; Higa, Y., Onna Village Fisheries Cooperative, Japan, mozuku@pony.ocn.ne.jp; Kumagai, N. H., National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan, nh.kuma@gmail.com; Okaji, K., Coral Quest Inc., Japan, cab67820@pop06.odn.ne.jp;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 313 A | Abstract ID 29088

SUCCESSFUL CONTROL OF CROWN-OF-THORN STARFISH IN AMERICAN SAMOA

Clark, T. B., National Park of American Samoa, American Samoa, tim_clark@nps.gov;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 313 A | Abstract ID 30106

OBSERVATIONS ON CONTROLLING CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH OUTBREAKS BY INJECTION

Doherty, P. J., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, p.doherty@aims.gov.au;

http://aims.gov.au

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

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 27857

THE FIGHT AGAINST FINNING: WHO IS WINNING THE WAR?

van der Merwe, R., The Petroleum Institute, United Arab Emirates, rvandermerwe@pi.ac.ae;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 30142

LEGACIES OF THE PAST FEED MISMATCHES BETWEEN REGULATIONS AND CORAL REEF FISHERIES

Calosso, M. C., Department of Environment and Maritime Affairs, Turks and Caicos Islands, marta.calosso@gmail.com; Claydon, J. A., Department of Environment and Maritime Affairs, Turks and Caicos Islands, john.claydon@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 27785

RECREATIONAL SPEARFISHING ON CORAL REEFS: AN AUSTRALIAN PERSPECTIVE

Young, M. A., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and James Cook University, Australia, matthew.young1@my.jcu.edu.au; Foale, S., James Cook University, Australia, simon.foale@jcu.edu.au; Bellwood, D. R., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies and James Cook University, Australia, david.bellwood@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 29518

SURVEY OF BOAT BASED RECREATIONAL FISHERS IN THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS

Kojis, B. L., Tropical Discoveries, USA, bkojis@hotmail.com; Tobias, W. J., , USA, williamjtobias@hotmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 310 THEATER | Abstract ID 28852

ASSESSING THE PREVALENCE OF CYANIDE-CAUGHT FISH IN THE U.S. MARINE AQUARIUM TRADE

Umberger, R., For the Fishes, USA, rene@forthefishes.org; Downs, C. A., Haereticus Environmental Laboratory, USA, cadowns@haereticus-lab.org;

22 - Large reef predators: ecology, status and management

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 28431

USING COMPLIMENTARY SAMPLING METHODS TO ADDRESS SIMILAR QUESTIONS: RESOURCE AND HABITAT USE OF SYMPATRIC CORAL TROUT

Matley, J. K., James Cook University, Australia, jordan.matley@my.jcu.edu.au; Simpfendorfer, C. A., James Cook University, Australia, colin.simpfendorfer@jcu.edu.au; Fisk, A. T., University of Windsor, Canada, afisk@uwindsor.ca; Tobin, A. J., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.tobin@jcu.edu.au; Heupel, M. R., Australian Institute of Marine Science; James Cook University, Australia, michelle.heupel@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 29437

SHARING OR COMPETING? ECOLOGICAL NICHES OF JUVENILE SHARKS WITHIN A MUTUAL SHARK NURSERY

Weideli, O. C., Save Our Seas Foundation – D’Arros Research Centre, Seychelles, CRIOBE, France, ornella.weideli@gmail.com; Papastamatiou, Y. P., Florida International University, USA, ypapastamatiou@gmail.com; Shivji, M. S., Save Our Seas Shark Research Center, Nova Southeastern University, USA, mahmood@nova.edu; Heithaus, M. R., Florida International University, USA, heithaus@fiu.edu; von Brandis, R., Save Our Seas D'Arros Research Centre, Seychelles, rainer@saveourseas.com; Planes, S., CRIOBE, France, rainer@saveourseas.com;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 28720

RESOURCE PARTITIONING AND TROPHIC RELATIONSHIPS OF LARGE PREDATORY FISHES IN A CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEM

Espinoza, M., Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica, mario.espinoza_m@ucr.ac.cr; Heupel, M. R., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, M.Heupel@aims.gov.au ; Tobin, A. J., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.tobin@jcu.edu.au ; Simpfendorfer, C. S., James Cook University, Australia, colin.simpfendorfer@jcu.edu.au ;

http://www.mespinozamen.com/

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 28362

LARGE PREDATORY CORAL TROUT SPECIES UNLIKELY TO MEET INCREASING ENERGETIC DEMANDS IN A WARMING OCEAN

johansen, J. L., University of Texas at Austin / ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, USA, jacob.johansen@my.jcu.edu.au; Pratchett, M. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au; Messmer, V., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, vanessa.messmer@jcu.edu.au; Coker, D. J., Red Sea Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, darren.coker@kaust.edu.sa; Tobin, A. J., James Cook University, Australia, andrew.tobin@jcu.edu.au; Hoey, A. S., ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Australia, andrew.hoey1@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 314 | Abstract ID 29292

THE EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS ON BLACKTIP REEF SHARKS, CARCHARHINUS MELANOPTERUS, ON AN INSHORE REEF

Schlaff, A. M., James Cook University, Australia, audrey.schlaff@my.jcu.edu.au; 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;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 314 | Abstract ID 29100

TOWARDS AN EMPIRICAL DEMONSTRATION THAT HEALTHY REEFS NEED SHARKS: EMERGING POLICY AND MANAGEMENT TOOLS TO SUPPORT THE CASE FOR PROTECTION

MacPherson, R., Pelagia Consulting, USA, rickmacpherson@me.com; Villagomez, A., The Pew Charitable Trusts, USA, avillagomez@pewtrusts.org; Rohwer, F. L., San Diego State University, USA, frohwer@gmail.com; Haas, A. F., San Diego State University, USA, andreas.florian.haas@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 314 | Abstract ID 29472

MORE SHARKS, LESS FINS: ECOLOGICAL SUCCESSES AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC CHALLENGES OF SPATIAL PROTECTION WITHIN THE WORLD’S BIGGEST SHARK FISHERY

Jaiteh, V. F., Coral Reef Research Foundation, Murdoch University, Palau, vanessa.jaiteh@hotmail.com; Lindfield, S., Coral Reef Research Foundation, Palau, ; Mangubhai, S., The Nature Conservancy, Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, ; Warren, C., Murdoch University, Australia, ; Fitzpatrick, B., Oceanwise Australia, Australia, ; Loneragan, N., Murdoch University, Australia, ;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 314 | Abstract ID 28500

REVERSING THE DECLINE OF SHARK POPULATIONS IN RAJA AMPAT, EASTERN INDONESIA

Purwanto, P., The Nature Conservancy , Indonesia, purwanto@tnc.org; Hidayat, I. N., Conservation International Indonesia, Indonesia, nhidayat@conservation.org; Mangubhai, S., Wildlife Conservation Society, Fiji, smangubhai@wcs.org; Setyawan, D., The Nature Conservancy - Indonesia Marine Program, Indonesia, dsetyawan@tnc.org; Rumetna, L., The Nature Conservancy - Indonesia Marine Program, Indonesia, lrumetna@tnc.org; Muljadi, A. H., Coral Triangle Center, Indonesia, amuljadi@gmail.com;

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

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 27858

CORAL REEFS AND PEOPLE IN A HIGH CO2 WORLD: WHERE CAN SCIENCE MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO PEOPLE?

Pendleton, L. H., European Institute of Marine Studies, University of West Brittany, France and Duke University, Unite, France, ; Comte, A., European Institute of Marine Studies, University of West Brittany, France, adrien.comte@univ-brest.fr; Langdon, C., University of Miami, USA, ; Ekstrom, J. A., Climate Adaptation Center, University of California Davis, USA, ; Suatoni, L., Natural Resources Defense Council, USA, ; Cooley, S. R., Ocean Conservancy, USA, ; Beck, M. W., University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, ; Brander, L. M., Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University, Netherlands, ; Burke, L., World Resources Institute, USA, ; Cinner, J. E., James Cook University, ARC Centre for Coral Reef Studies, Australia, ; Doherty, C., Duke University, USA, ; Edwards, P., Coral Reef Conservation Program, NOAA, USA, ; Gledhill, D., Ocean Acidification Program, NOAA, USA, ; Jiang, L., Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, Uni, USA, ; Portela, R., Conservation International, USA, ; van Hooidonk, R. J., NOAA, University of Miami, USA, ; Teh, L., Institute for Oceans and Fisheries, The University of British Columbia, Canada, ; Waldbusser, G. G., Oregon State University, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, USA, ; Ritter, J., National Wildlife Foundation, Washington, D.C., USA, ;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28214

PREDICTING CLIMATE IMPACTS ON HAWAIIAN CORAL REEF FISHERIES: ARE CONTEMPORARY SPATIAL MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES SUSTAINABLE?

Kapur, M. R., University of Hawaii, USA, mkapur@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., University of Hawaii, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29329

GLOBAL AND LOCAL IMPACTS ON THE PHYSIOLOGY OF SYMBIONT-BEARING FORAMINIFERS, HYDROCORALS AND CORALS OF BRAZILIAN REEFS: A MESOCOSM APPROACH

Marangoni, L. F., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil, laurafbmarangoni@yahoo.com.br; Marques, J. A., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil, jmarques.oceano@gmail.com; Duarte, G. A., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, gustavo.duarte@coralvivo.org.br; Pereira, C. M., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, cristiano.pereira@coralvivo.org.br; Calderon, E. N., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, emiliano.calderon@coralvivo.org.br; Castro, C. B., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, clovis.castro@coralvivo.org.br; Bianchini, A., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil, adaltobianchini@furg.br;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28207

TRANSCRIPTOME CHANGES IN CORALS SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE HEAT PULSES DURING MIDDAY LOW TIDES

Ruiz-Jones, L. J., Stanford University, USA, lupita.ruiz.jones@gmail.com; Palumbi, S. R., Stanford University, USA, spalumbi@stanford.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28478

ANALYSIS OF ANTIOXIDANT ENZYME EXPRESSION OVER REPRODUCTIVE TIME POINTS IN POCILLOPORA DAMICORNIS

Murphy, J. W., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, jwmurphy@hawaii.edu; Richmond, R. H., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, richmond@hawaii.edu; Bingham, J. P., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, jbingham@hawaii.edu; Collier, A. C., University of British Columbia - Vancouver, Canada, abby.collier@ubc.ca;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 29109

RAPID AND HIGH PRECISION MEASUREMENT OF UREA USING HIGH TEMPERATURE: SIGNIFICANCE IN COASTAL ECOSYSTEMS

ALAM, M. S., Shizuoka University, Japan, shafiul.geo@gmail.com; CASARETO, B. E., Shizuoka University, Japan, dcbeatr@ipc.shizuoka.ac.jp; SUZUKI, Y., Shizuoka University, Japan, foodwebyoshi@eco.ocn.ne.jp;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 28554

SEDIMENT PRIMARY PRODUCTION UNDER EXPERIMENTAL WARMING AND ELEVATED PCO2 IN SHALLOW MARINE ECOSYSTEMS OF OKINAWA, JAPAN

Sultana, R., Shizuoka University, Japan, rumanaslt@gmail.com; Casareto, B. E., Shizuoka University, Japan, dcbeatr@ipc.shizuoka.ac.jp; Sohrin, R., Shizuoka University, Japan, ; Suzuki, T., Shizuoka University, Japan, ; Fujimura, H., University of the Ryukyus, Japan, ; Suzuki, Y., Shizuoka University, Japan, ;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 306 A/B | Abstract ID 30094

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SUBSTRATA DISTRIBUTION AND AMOUNT OF PRIMARY PRODUCTION: ITS SPATIO-TEMPORAL CHANGE

Nakai, T., Kokushikan University, Japan, tnki-crnc@kph.biglobe.ne.jp;

43 - New large-scale strategies in coral reef mitigation supporting reef recovery – creating a toolbox

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 29189

GROWTH, FEEDING PREFERENCES AND SURVIVORSHIP OF CAPTIVE BRED SEA URCHINS, TRIPNEUSTES GRATILLA, AND POSSIBLE USE AS BIOCONTROL FOR INVASIVE ALIEN ALGAE

Westbrook, C. E., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, charleye@hawaii.edu; Ringang, R. R., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, ; Cantera, S. M., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, ; Cohen, D., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Blodgett, J., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Neilson, B., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Purvus, A., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Mancini, F., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Walker, T., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Stubbs, B., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; LeVault, D., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Gewecke, C., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Calabrese, V., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Brittain, K., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Rodriguez, N., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Johnson, S., Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, ; Carr, R., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Lynch, H., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Dennis, J., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Fujitani, K., The Nature Conservancy, USA, ; Toonen, R. J., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, ;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28855

3D PRINTED REEFS AS AN ENRICHMENT FOR NATURAL HABITATS

Kramer, A., Royal Boskalis Westminster, Netherlands, astrid.kramer@boskalis.com; Francour, P., Sophia Antipolis University Nice, France, francour@unice.fr; Lescinski, J. M., Royal Boskalis Westminster, Netherlands, jamie.lescinski@boskalis.com; Gautier - Debernardi, J., Association Monégasque pour la Protection de la Nature , Monaco, gautierj@monaco.mc; Dini, E., DShape, Italy, enrico.dini@d-shape.com;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28814

CARBON ABSORPTION AT TRANSPLATATION OF CORAL REEFS IN NIRWANA BEACH, PADANG, WEST SUMATRA, INDONESIA

Anwar, V. H., Andalas University, Indonesia, vanyhelsaanwar@gmail.com; Zakaria, I. J., Andalas University, Indonesia, indrajunaidi@fmipa.unand.ac.id; Johan, O., Center of Aquaculture Reseach and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia, ofrijohan@yahoo.com;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 301 B | Abstract ID 28176

GENTOYPING BY SEQUENCING AS A TOOL FOR UNDERSTANDING GENETIC AND GENOTYPIC PATTERNS OF ACROPORA CERVICORNIS RESTORATION

Drury, C., University of Miami - RSMAS, USA, cdrury@rsmas.miami.edu; Lirman, D., University of Miami - RSMAS, USA, dlirman@rsmas.miami.edu;

44 - Emerging technologies in cellular, molecular, and ecotoxicology techniques

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28226

USING MOLECULAR TOOLS TO DIAGNOSE AND TREAT THE CAUSES OF CORAL REEF DECLINE

Richmond, R. H., University of Hawaii at Manoa, Kewalo Marine Lab, USA, richmond@hawaii.edu; Tisthammer, K. H., University of Hawaii at Manoa, Kewalo Marine Lab, USA, kahot@hawaii.edu; Seneca, F. O., University of Hawaii at Manoa, Kewalo Marine Lab, USA, seneca@hawaii.edu; Spies, N. P., University of Hawaii at Manoa, Kewalo Marine Lab, USA, Narrissa@hawaii.edu; Downs, C. A., Haereticus Environmental Laboratory, USA, cadowns@haereticus-lab.org;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 30070

ENVIRONMENTAL METABOLOMICS – A NEW DIAGNOSTIC TOOL FOR CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEM ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING?

Klueter, A., University of Maine, USA, ankeklue@gmail.com; Archer, F. I., Southwest Fisheries Science Center, USA, eric.archer@noaa.gov;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28833

REGENERATION IN CORALLIMORPHARIA

Vroom, P. C., University of Guelph, Canada, pvroom@uoguelph.ca; Peters, E. C., George Mason University, USA, epeters2@gmu.edu; Lumsden, J. S., University of Guelph, Canada, jsl@uoguelph.ca;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 29243

TROPICAL ECOTOXICOLOGY FOR OIL AND GAS

Negri, A. P., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, a.negri@aims.gov.au; Brinkman, D. L., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, d.brinkman@aims.gov.au; van Dam, J., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, j.vandam@aims.gov.au; Flores, F., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, f.flores@aims.gov.au; Jones, R. J., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, r.jones@aims.gov.au; Makarynskyy, O., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, o.makarynskyy@aims.gov.au; Kroon, F. J., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, f.kroon@aims.gov.au; Webster, N. S., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, n.webster@aims.gov.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28125

LABORATORY INDUCED ESTRADIOL EXPOSURE STIMULATES TRANSCRIPTIONAL RESPONSES IN THE SEA ANEMONE EXAIPTASIA PALLIDA

Morgan, M. B., Berry College, USA, mbmorgan@berry.edu; Ross, J., Emory University, USA, James.Ross@emory.edu; Martin, R. A., Berry College, USA, rebecca.martin@vikings.berry.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28788

MOLECULAR MODIFICATIONS IN CORAL REEF TAXA AND THE METABOLOMIC RULES OF COMMUNITY ASSEMBLY

Hartmann, A. C., Smithsonian Institution & San Diego State University, USA, aaron.hartmann@gmail.com; Quinn, R. A., University of California San Diego, USA, quinnr1234@gmail.com; Galtier d'Auriac, I., San Diego State University, USA, ines.galtierdauriac@gmail.com ; Little, M., San Diego State University, USA, marklittle1989@gmail.com ; Benler, S., San Diego State University, USA, sbenler@gmail.com; Dorrestein, P. C., University of California San Diego, USA, pdorrestein@ucsd.edu; Rohwer, F. L., San Diego State University, USA, frohwer@gmail.com;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 28345

STRESS RESPONSE OF GASTRODERMAL PRIMARY CELL CULTURE FROM THE TEMPERATE SYMBIOTIC CNIDARIAN, ANEMONIA VIRIDIS

Ventura, P., University of Nice - Symbiose Marine Team, France, tixa.ventura@gmail.com; Toullec, G., Pierre et Marie Curie University, France, ; Chapron, L., Pierre et Marie Curie University, France, ; Furla, P., University of Nice - Symbiose Marine Team, France, paola.furla@unice.fr; Barnay-Verdier, S., Pierre et Marie Curie University - Symbiose Marine Team, France, stephanie.barnay-verdier@upmc.fr ;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 308 A/B | Abstract ID 27891

CORAL ON A CHIP: A MICROFLUIDIC PLATFORM FOR STUDYING REEF-BUILDING CORALS AT THE MICROSCALE

Shapiro, O. H., Agricultural Research Organisation, Israel, orr@agri.gov.il;

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

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 29953

APPLYING BIG DATA TO CONSERVATION: AN INDO-PACIFIC SNAPSHOT OF 2300 CORAL REEFS TO INFORM CLIMATE RISK AND REFUGE

Darling, E. S., Wildlife Conservation Society, USA, edarling@wcs.org; Maina, J. M., University of Queensland / Wildlife Conservation Society, Australia, j.mbui@uq.edu.au ; Mouillot, D., Université Montpellier, France, david.mouillot@univ-montp2.fr ; McClanahan, T. R., Wildlife Conservation Society, USA, tmcclanahan@wcs.org ;

http://www.coralcollab.net

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 30049

CRESCYNT: CORAL REEF SCIENCE AND CYBERINFRASTRUCTURE NETWORK – BUILDING DATA TOOLS AND RESOURCES FOR CORAL REEF RESEARCHERS WITH EARTHCUBE

Gates, R. G., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, rgates@hawaii.edu; Donahue, M. J., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, donahuem@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu; Jacobs, G. A., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, gwenj@hawaii.edu; Lemus, J. D., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, jlemus@hawaii.edu; Meier, O. W., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA, omeier@hawaii.edu;

http://crescynt.org

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 28315

FOLDSCOPE: AN ORIGAMI-BASED SOLUTION TO SCALABLE FIELD MICROSCOPY

Hata, T., Stanford University, USA, tomhata@stanford.edu; Cybulski, J. S., Stanford University, USA, cybulski@stanford.edu; Herring, M. K., Stanford University, USA, mercaptans@gmail.com; Bhamla, M. S., Stanford University, USA, bhamla@stanford.edu; Prakash, M., Stanford University, USA, manup@stanford.edu;

http://www.foldscope.com

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 29102

SIMPLE, FAST AND REPEATABLE SURVEYS FOR UNDERWATER VISUAL 3D BENTHIC MAPPING

Pizarro, O., University of Sydney, Australia, o.pizarro@acfr.usyd.edu.au; Friedman, A., University of Sydney / Grey Bits, Australia, ariell@greybits.com.au; Madin, J., Macquarie University, Australia, joshua.madin@mq.edu.au; Bryson, M., University of Sydney, Australia, m.bryson@acfr.usyd.edu.au; Williams, S. B., University of Sydney, Australia, stefanw@acfr.usyd.edu.au; Dornelas, M., University of St Andrews, United Kingdom, maadd@st-andrews.ac.uk;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 312 | Abstract ID 30124

ANNOTATING AND ANALYZING LANDSCAPE-SCALE 3D MAPS OF BENTHIC HABITATS IN CORAL-REEF ECOSYSTEMS

Petrovic, V., University of California, San Diego, USA, vipetrov@ucsd.edu; Edwards, C., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, clint@ucsd.edu; Eynaud, Y., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, yeynaud@ucsd.edu; Sandin, S., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, ssandin@ucsd.edu; Kuester, F., University of California, San Diego, USA, fkuester@ucsd.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 312 | Abstract ID 28780

3D MAPPING OF CORAL REEFS: VISUALIZATION, CHARACTERIZATION, AND QUANTIFICATION WITH PERMANENT, EXTENSIVE, AND INFORMATION-RICH VIRTUAL DATA SETS

Precht, W., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, william.Precht@gmail.com; Walser, E., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, edwalser1@msn.com; Walser, J., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, edwalser1@msn.com; Hunsaker, D., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, DHunsaker@dialcordy.com; Rice, M., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, MRice@dialcordy.com; Robbart, M., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., , MRobbart@dialcordy.com; Dial, S., Dial Cordy & Assoc., Inc., USA, SDial@dialcordy.com;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 312 | Abstract ID 28681

USING 3D SCANNING TO QUANTIFY CORAL MORPHOLOGY

Zawada, K. J., University of St Andrews, United Kingdom, kz28@st-andrews.ac.uk; Dornelas, M., University of St Andrews, United Kingdom, maadd@st-andrews.ac.uk; Madin, J. S., Macquarie University, Australia, joshua.madin@mq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 312 | Abstract ID 29178

DIGITIZING THE CORAL REEF: SURVEYING THE BIODIVERSITY OF CORAL REEF BENTHOS USING UNDERWATER HYPERSPECTRAL IMAGING

Chennu, A., Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany, achennu@mpi-bremen.de; den Haan, J., Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany, jhaan@mpi-bremen.de; Fabricius, K., Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia, K.Fabricius@aims.gov.au; de Beer, D., Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany, dbeer@mpi-bremen.de;

62 - A critical examination of ecosystem response to herbivore management

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28490

THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN: A LABORATORY FOR STUDYING THE RESILIENCE AND MANAGEMENT OF CORAL REEFS

Steneck, R. S., University of Maine, USA, steneck@maine.edu; Mumby, P. J., University of Queensland, Australia, p.j.mumby@uq.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28335

DO PARROTFISH RULE MESOAMERICA? THE IMPACTS OF FISH HERBIVORY ON REEF MACROALGAL AND CORAL COVER TRAJECTORIES

Suchley, A., Posgrado en Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, adamsuchley@hotmail.com; McField, M. D., Healthy Reefs for Healthy People Initiative, Smithsonian Institution, USA, ; Alvarez-Filip, L., Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, lorenzo@cmarl.unam.mx;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 28384

IMPACTS OF 6 YEARS OF HERBIVORE PROTECTION AT KAHEKILI HERBIVORE FISHERIES MANAGEMENT AREA (KHFMA), MAUI

Williams, I. D., NOAA CREP, USA, ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Sparks, R. T., Hawaii DAR, USA, russell.t.sparks@hawaii.gov; White, D. J., Hawaii DAR, USA, darla.j.white@dar.gov; Lino, K. C., NOAA CREP, USA, ivor.williams@noaa.gov; Kelly, E. L., Scripps IO, USA, elkelly@ucsd.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 30034

THE ROLE OF REEF COMMUNITY COMPOSITION AND PARROTFISH PROTECTION IN PHASE SHIFT REVERSAL

Cox, C. E., Smithsonian Institution, USA, coxc@si.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29951

BALANCING THE BUDGET: A NEW WAY TO ASSESS HERBIVORE FUNCTION ON FISHED AND UNFISHED REEFS ACROSS MAUI, HAWAII

Kelly, E. L., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, USA, elkelly@ucsd.edu; Eynaud, Y., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, USA, yeynaud@ucsd.edu; Sparks, R. T., Department of Land and Natural Resources, Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, russell.t.sparks@hawaii.gov; Williams, I. D., Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, USA, Ivor.Williams@noaa.gov; Smith, J. E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, USA, smithj@ucsd.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29606

PARROTFISH HERBIVORY AND POTENTIAL RECOVERY OF CORALS IN THE CARIBBEAN: USING SPECIES-LEVEL DATA TO PREDICT ASSEMBLAGE-LEVEL IMPACTS

Ruttenberg, B. I., Cal Poly State University, USA, bruttenb@calpoly.edu; Adam, T. C., University of California Santa Barbara, USA, thomascadam@gmail.com; Roycroft, M. V., Cal Poly State University, USA, mroycrof@calpoly.edu; Burkepile, D. E., University of California Santa Barbara, USA, deron.burkepile@lifesci.ucsb.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 29632

USE OF GEOGRAPHICALLY-WEIGHTED REGRESSION TO IDENTIFY SPATIAL HETEROGENEITY IN CORAL COVER RELATIVE TO SUBMARINE GROUNDWATER DISCHARGE AND HERBIVORE ABUNDANCE

Ross, M. C., University of Hawaii, USA, mcolvin@hawaii.edu; White, D. J., Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, USA, darla.j.white@hawaii.gov; Dulaiova, H., University of Hawaii, USA, hdulaiov@hawaii.edu; Franklin, E. C., University of Hawaii, USA, erik.franklin@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 305 A/B | Abstract ID 30047

INVESTIGATING CORAL REEF GRAZING AS A NATURAL CONTROL OF INCREASED ALGAL GROWTH IN TWO HAWAI'I NATIONAL PARKS

Beets, J., University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, Marine Science Dept, USA, beets@hawaii.edu; Kramer, K. L., Hawai'i Division of Aquatic Resources, Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit, USA, KramerKL@hawaii.edu; Beavers, S., National Park Service, Kaloko-Honokohau National Historic Park, USA, Sallie_Beavers@nps.gov; Brown, E., National Park Service, Kalaupapa National Historic Park, USA, Eric_Brown@nps.gov; Kelly, E., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, USA, elkelly@ucsd.edu; Smith, J., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, USA, smithj@ucsd.edu;

82 - Innovations in the use of digital tools and the media for communication, outreach and education in support of coral reef protection

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29020

COMMUNITY-BASED SOCIAL MARKETING – THE CONSERVATION TOOL MOST OF US AREN’T USING BUT PROBABLY SHOULD BE

Foote, L., Project S.E.A.-Link, USA, lfoote@hawaii.rr.com;

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29187

DEEP SEA GAZING: MAKING SHIP-BASED RESEARCH ABOARD RV FALKOR RELEVANT AND ACCESSIBLE

Wiener, C. S., Schmidt Ocean Institute, USA, cwiener@schmidtocean.org; Zykov, V., Schmidt Ocean Institute, USA, victor@schmidtocean.org; Pace, L., Schmidt Ocean Institute , USA, lpace@schmidtocean.org; Miller, A., Schmidt Ocean Institute, USA, amiller@schmidtocean.org; Friedman, A., Australian Centre for Field Robotics, Australia, ariell.friedman@gmail.com;

http://schmidtocean.org

06/24/2016 | 14:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29222

BLOGGING 201: I'VE GOT A BLOG. NOW WHAT?

Wilcox, C. L., University of Hawaii, USA, Wilcoxcl@hawaii.edu;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28519

VISUAL DECISION TOOLS: AN INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUE FOR BUILDING OCEAN LITERACY

Kelley, R., Coral Identification Capacity Building Program, Australia, russell@byoguides.com; Pears, R. J., Coral Identification Capacity Building Program, Australia, rachpear@mac.com; Pratchett, M. S., James Cook University, Australia, morgan.pratchett@jcu.edu.au;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 28727

COMMUNICATING THE SCIENCE OF THE MEXICAN CORAL REEFS TO SUPPORT THEIR PROTECTION AND CONSERVATION

Medina-Rosas, P., Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico, pedromedinarosas@gmail.com;

http://www.somac.org.mx

06/24/2016 | 15:15 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29114

IDENTIFYING COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT PRIORITIES USING PHOTOGRAPHY

Ratha, J., Coral Reef Alliance, Indonesia, iratha@coral.org; Saraswati, A., Lensa Masyarakat Nusantara, Indonesia, ssaraswati01@gmail.com; Aviandika, S., Reef Check Foundation Indonesia, Indonesia, s.aviandhika@reefcheck.org; Setiasih, N., , Indonesia, nsetiasih@reefcheck.org; Hill, J., Coral Reef Alliance, USA, jhill@coral.org; Niken, V., Coral Reef Alliance, Indonesia, vniken@coral.org;

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 302 A/B | Abstract ID 29121

SANTA CRUZ CABRALIA REEFS, BAHIA BRAZIL: USING DIGITAL TOOLS AND PRINTED MEDIA TO RAISE CONSERVATION AWARENESS IN K-12 EDUCATION

SICOLI SEOANE, J. C., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, cainho.geo@gmail.com; ARAUJO, J. C., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, jhonearaujo@gmail.com; BRITTO PEREIRA, B. S., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, biasabinobp@gmail.com; DUARTE, F. C., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, duarte.dinho@gmail.com; CACONIA FORTES, I. F., FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, ianfortes@gmail.com;

http://coralvivo.org.br/wp-content/uploads/arquivos/2198file-3.pdf

87 - Funding and finance in support of coral reef research, conservation and education - Building local and global capacity to reverse coral reef decline

06/24/2016 | 13:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28947

MARINE CONSERVATION FINANCE: IMPROVING THE AMOUNT, EFFICACY, AND EFFICIENCY OF INVESTMENT INTO CORAL REEF MANAGEMENT

Walsh, M., James Cook University, Australia, melissa@marineconservationfinance.com;

http://www.marineconservationfinance.com

06/24/2016 | 14:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29694

DIRECT FINANCING OF CONSERVAITON ON THE GROUND: A MODEL FOR PALAU AND BEYOND

LaFranchi, C. L., OneReef Worldwide Stewardship, USA, chris@onereef.org; Andrew, W., OneReef Worldwide Stewardship, USA, wayne@palaunet.com;

http://www.onereef.org

06/24/2016 | 14:15 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28740

PETER MINSHALL'S WATER COLOURS: AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO CORAL REEF CONSERVATION AND CONSERVATION FINANCING IN TOBAGO

Mendes, J. M., The Cropper Foundation, Trinidad and Tobago, cropp1@thecropperfoundation.org; Minshall, P., The Callaloo Company, Trinidad and Tobago, ;

06/24/2016 | 14:45 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29822

ENSURING EFFECTIVE CO-MANAGEMENT OF MARINE PROTECTED AREAS IN THE MESOAMERICAN REEF: STRATEGIES FOR INVESTING IN LOCAL MANAGEMENT

Myton, J. C., The Coral Reef Alliance, Honduras, jmyton@coral.org; Palavicini, G., Roatan Marine Park, Honduras, sharkgiaco@gmail.com; Vasques, J., The Coral Reef Alliance, USA, jvasques@coral.org;

06/24/2016 | 15:00 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 29899

FOSTERING SOLUTIONARIES AND OCEANPRENEURS IN OCEAN YOUTH’S CORAL WORKSHOP

Lloyd, A. J., SEA LIFE Trust, Australia, alicia2lloyd@gmail.com; Garwood, M., SEA LIFE Trust, Australia, martin.garwood@merlinentertainments.com.au; Turner, K., SEA LIFE Trust, Australia, kasey.turner@merlinentertainments.com.au; Rechtorik, C., SEA LIFE Trust, Australia, claudette.rechtorik@merlinentertainments.com.au;

http://www.oceanyouth.org/

06/24/2016 | 15:30 | 303 A/B | Abstract ID 28142

INDUSTRY AND RESEARCH COLLABORATION TO LEVERAGE CORAL REEF SCIENCE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RISK ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT

MCorry, D. M., Woodside Energy Ltd, Australia, denise.mccorry@woodside.com.au;