Program & Agenda

Session Schedule


30 Coral bleaching: monitoring, management responses and resilience

Session organizer(s)

Keisha Bahr, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology
kbahr@hawaii.edu

C. Mark Eakin, NOAA Coral Reef Watch
mark.eakin@noaa.gov

Cynthia Hunter, University of Hawaii at Manoa
cindyh@hawaii.edu

Ku'ulei Rodgers, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology
kuuleir@hawaii.edu

Paul Jokiel, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology
jokiel@hawaii.edu

Gregor Hodgson, Reef Check
gregorh@reefcheck.org

Britt Parker, NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program
britt.parker@noaa.gov

Andrea Gomez, City University of New York
anmigome@gmail.com



Date: 06/20/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 314

14:00
Baker, D. A.; Kemp, D. K.; Hopkinson, B. M.; Fitt, W. K.; MULTI-DECADE MONITORING OF REEF-BUILDING CORALS ON THE FLORIDA KEY REEF TRACT (Abstract ID:28786) O

14:15
Johnson, M. E.; Bergh, C.; Byrne, J. R.; TEN YEARS OF LARGE SCALE CORAL BLEACHING MONITORING ACROSS THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT (Abstract ID:28876) O

14:30
Ruzicka, R.; Colella, M.; Brinkhuis, V.; Huebner, L.; Bartlett, L.; Lunz, K.; TWENTY YEARS OF CHANGE AND IMPACTS OF THE 2014/2015 BLEACHING EVENT ON FLORIDA KEYS REEFS (Abstract ID:29810) O

15:00
Nava-Martínez, G.; Garcia-Salgado, M.; Samos-Falcon, E.; Chavez-Estrada, I.; RECORD OF CORAL REEFS STRUCTURAL CHANGES, CORAL BLEACHING IMPACTS AND RESILIENCE FACING CLIMATE CHANGE EFFECTS AT THE SIAN KAAN BIOSPHERE RESERVE (Abstract ID:29833) O

15:15
Khen, A.; Neal, B. P.; Mitchell, B. G.; Kline, D. I.; LONG-TERM MONITORING OF CORAL HEALTH IN BOCAS DEL TORO, PANAMA FOLLOWING THE 2005, 2010, AND 2015 MASS BLEACHING EVENTS (Abstract ID:28247) O

15:30
Witman, J. D.; Smith, F.; Brandt, M.; Banks, S.; Altieri, A.; Moore, E.; Lamb, R.; ASYMMETRIC, LARGE SCALE COMMUNITY RESPONSES TO CLIMATE OSCILLATIONS IN GALAPAGOS SUBTIDAL ECOSYSTEMS (Abstract ID:29048) O

15:45
Narida, E. G.; Aliño, P. M.; Licuanan, W. Y.; IMPACTS OF THERMAL STRESS ON THE PORITES SPP. CORAL-POPULATION DYNAMICS IN A SMALL PHILIPPINE EMBAYMENT (Abstract ID:29056) O

16:30
Penaflor, E. L.; David, L. T.; Villanoy, C. L.; Skirving, W. J.; MASSIVE BLEACHING IN THE CORAL TRIANGLE: THE OCCURRENCE OF SURFACE WARMING ANOMALIES AND POSSIBLE CONNECTION TO OTHER PHYSICAL PARAMETERS (Abstract ID:28138) O

16:45
Lalamentik, L. T.; Sompie, D. E.; Runtukahu, F.; Kojansow, J. W.; Rondonuwu, A. B.; CORAL BLEACHING IN RATATOTOK PENINSULA AND ITS SURROUNDINGS AREA, SOUTH-EAST MINAHASA, NORTH SULAWESI PROVINCE, INDONESIA (A 15 YEARS MONITORING DATA) (Abstract ID:28043) O

17:00
Mondal, T.; Raghunathan, C.; STUDIES ON EFFECT OF CLIMATIC CHANGES ON SCLERACTINIAN CORALS THROUGH LONG TERM PERMANENT MONITORING PLOTS IN ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS (Abstract ID:27961) O

17:15
Islam, M. Z.; CORAL REEF STATUS AND BLEACHING INTENCITY AT ST. MARTIN ISLAND, BANGLADESH. (Abstract ID:28275) O

18:00
Donner, S. D.; Rickbeil, G. J.; Heron, S. F.; A NEW, HIGH-RESOLUTION GLOBAL MASS CORAL BLEACHING DATABASE (Abstract ID:28000) O

Poster Presentations


Location: Poster/Exhibit Hall

342
QUOD, J. P.; FACON, M.; GARNIER, R.; URBINA-BARRETO, I.; DAYDE, A.; ELISE, S.; MASSAC, C.; BOUCHARD, J. M.; Denis, Y.; MONITORING LA REUNION AND MAYOTTE CORAL REEFS (WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN) DURING EXPECTED EL NI�O EVENT (Abstract ID:28706) P

343
Gomez, A. M.; Eakin, C. M.; De La Cour, J. L.; Liu, G.; Geiger, E. F.; Heron, S. F.; Skirving, W. J.; Tirak, K. V.; Strong, A. E.; THE 2014-2016 GLOBAL CORAL BLEACHING EVENT: PRELIMINARY COMPARISONS BETWEEN THERMAL STRESS AND BLEACHING TIMING AND INTENSITY (Abstract ID:28759) P

345
Chase, T. J.; Pratchett, M. S.; Hoogenboom, M. O.; CAN FISH HELP CORALS DURING BLEACHING EVENTS? (Abstract ID:28520) P

346
Moradi, M.; Malekzadeh-Viayeh, R.; CURRENT STATE OF THE CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEMS IN IRANIAN COASTS OF THE PERSIAN GULF: ANTHROPOGENIC EFFECTS AND AN UPDATED CHECKLIST OF THE SCLERACTINIAN CORALS (Abstract ID:27849) P

347
Martinez, N.; Roberson, L.; IMPACT OF THERMAL STRESS ON GROWTH AND PHOTOSYNTHESIS IN LARVAE AND ADULT STAGES OF PORITES ASTREOIDES (Abstract ID:27972) P

350
Muñiz-Castillo, A. I.; Cabrera-Martínez, J. P.; Viveros-Martínez, C. I.; Arias-González, J. E.; INFLUENCE OF PHYSICAL AND STRUCTURAL HABITAT VARIABLES IN ECOLOGICAL COMMUNITY INDICATORS AND BLEACHING OF CORALS IN A PROTECTED AREA OF THE GULF OF MEXICO (Abstract ID:29350) P

352
Sienes, P. Q.; Calumpong, H. P.; IN SITU TEMPERATURE PROFILE OF SHALLOW REEF COMMUNITIES IN NEGROS AND APO ISLAND: 2013-2014 (Abstract ID:28847) P

353
Bailey, H.; Swanson, D. W.; Vargas-Angel, B.; PATTERNS OF CORAL BLEACHING IN AMERICAN SAMOA (Abstract ID:28835) P

354
Buccella, L.; Coffroth, M. A.; SYMBIONT COMPOSITION AND DENSITY CHANGE WITHIN TWO MURICEA SPECIES OF THE FLORIDA KEYS ACROSS A BLEACHING EVENT (Abstract ID:28987) P

356
Newell, M. L.; Jury, C. P.; Knapp, I. S.; Toonen, R. J.; Dobson, K. L.; McLachlan, R.; Grottoli, A. G.; Marko, P. B.; SYMBIODINIUM DIVERSITY IN PORITES COMPRESSA FOLLOWING A NATURAL BLEACHING EVENT (Abstract ID:29747) P

357
Martinez, J. A.; Walton, M.; PATTERNS OF CORAL BLEACHING IN THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS DURING THE 2015 MASS CORAL BLEACHING EVENT (Abstract ID:29678) P

358
Dwyer, A. M.; Patterson, M.; SPATIAL COMPARISONS OF ZOOPLANKTON ABUNDANCE ON CORAL REEFS IN BOCAS DEL TORO, PANAMA (Abstract ID:29686) P

359
Massey, T. L.; Hunter, C.; Marko, P.; Oliver, T.; INTER- AND INTRA- SPECIFIC VARIATION IN HAWAIIAN CORALS RESPONSE TO ELEVATED SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURES (Abstract ID:29908) P

360
Jandang, S.; Chavanich, S.; Viyakarn, V.; EFFECTS OF ACUTE AND CHRONIC CHANGES IN SALINITY AND LIGHT ON THE BLEACHING AND RECOVERY OF THE STAGHORN CORAL, ACROPORA MILLEPORA (Abstract ID:29902) P

361
Reyes-Bonilla, H.; Dominguez-Boza, J.; Yunes-Jimenez, G.; Gonzalez-Cuellar, O.; Luna-Salguero, B.; Hernandez-Carreon, C.; LIMITED MORTALITY IN REEF CORALS OF THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA DURING THE 2015 EL NI�O: EVIDENCE OF ADAPTATION? (Abstract ID:30098) P


Date: 06/21/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 314

09:30
Eakin, C. M.; Gomez, A. M.; Hodgson, G.; Vevers, R.; De La Cour, J. L.; Liu, G.; Geiger, E.; Heron, S. F.; Skirving, W. J.; Tirak, K. V.; Strong, A. E.; TWO YEARS AND COUNTING: MONITORING AND DOCUMENTING THE ONGOING GLOBAL CORAL BLEACHING EVENT (2014-2016 AND BEYOND) (Abstract ID:28819) O

09:45
Kramer, K. L.; Barnett, C.; Preskitt, L. B.; Lamson, M. R.; Martin, R. A.; Smith, L. B.; Cotton, S. P.; Couch, C.; Walsh, W. J.; QUANTIFICATION OF CORAL BLEACHING AND CATASTROPHIC MORTALITY OF REEF-BUILDING CORALS ALONG WEST HAWAI‘I ISLAND (Abstract ID:29019) O

10:00
Bahr, K. D.; Jokiel, P. L.; Rodgers, K. S.; CORAL BLEACHING EVENTS IN KANEOHE BAY, OAHU HI: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED? (Abstract ID:28807) O

10:15
Couch, C. S.; Burns, J.; Steward, K.; Gutlay, T. N.; Geiger, E.; Eakin, C. M.; Kosaki, R.; CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF THE 2014 MASS BLEACHING EVENT IN PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT (Abstract ID:29602) O

10:30
Baum, J. K.; Claar, D. C.; Cobb, K.; Tietjen, K.; IMPACTS OF THE 2015-2016 EL NI�O ON KIRITIMATI, THE WORLD'S LARGEST ATOLL (Abstract ID:30125) O

10:45
Rodríguez-Troncoso, A. P.; Cupul-Magaña, A. L.; EFFECT OF ABNORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES DURING 2014-2015 ON CORAL COMMUNITIES FROM CENTRAL MEXICAN PACIFIC (Abstract ID:27883) O

11:00
Rivera-Sosa, A.; Muñiz-Castillo, A. C.; McField, M.; Arias-González, J. E.; CORAL BLEACHING IN TELA, HONDURAS AND THE MESOAMERICAN REEF REGION (Abstract ID:29058) O

11:15
Hughes, T.; THE 2016 CORAL BLEACHING EVENT IN AUSTRALIA (Abstract ID:30169) O

13:45
Alcoverro, T.; Karkarey, R.; Yadav, S.; Kelkar, N.; Zambre, A.; Patankar, V.; Rathod, P.; Arthur, R.; UNDERSTANDING TRAJECTORIES OF RECOVERY AND DECLINE OF LAKSHADWEEP REEFS IN THE WAKE OF REPEATED CLIMATE DISTURBANCES AND THE CONSEQUENCES FOR FISH COMMUNITIES (Abstract ID:28686) O

14:00
Patterson, M. R.; Williams, S. D.; Gladfelter, E. H.; Carpenter, L. W.; ELECTRICAL NETWORK MODELING OF PERFORATE AND IMPERFORATE CORAL PHYSIOLOGICAL PERFORMANCE UNDER ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS (Abstract ID:29066) O

14:30
Fujimura, A. G.; Mitarai, S.; VARIABILITY OF TEMPERATURE-INDUCED BLEACHING WITHIN AND AMONG CORAL COLONIES (Abstract ID:28291) O

14:45
Ritson-Williams, R.; Gates, R.; PROCESSES DRIVING CORAL RESILIENCE TO BLEACHING (Abstract ID:29511) O

15:15
Ezzat, L.; Maguer, J.; Grover, R.; Ferrier-Pagès, C.; PHOSPHORUS AS A KEY NUTRIENT FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE CORAL-DINOFLAGELLATE SYMBIOSIS DURING THERMAL STRESS (Abstract ID:28332) O

15:30
Rivera, H. E.; Cohen, A. L.; Barkley, H. C.; Drenkard, E. J.; Alpert, A. E.; DeCarlo, T. M.; Young, C. W.; Mollica, N.; Luu, V. H.; Brainard, R.; Lohmann, G. P.; Sukhraj, N.; FEAST AND FAMINE: A STRATEGY FOR SURVIVING OCEAN WARMING (Abstract ID:29820) O

16:15
Tremblay, P.; Gori, A.; Maguer, J. F.; Hoogenboom, M.; Ferrier-Pagès, C.; HETEROTROPHY PROMOTES PHOTOSYNTHATE TRANSLOCATION IN A SYMBIOTIC CORAL DURING THERMAL STRESS (Abstract ID:28250) O

16:45
Burdick, D. R.; Reynolds, T. C.; Houk, P.; Brown, V. A.; Raymundo, L. J.; HOME IS WHERE THE WAVES ARE: CORALS IN GUAM’S EXPOSED REEF FRONTS ARE RESILIENT TO LOCAL STRESSORS BUT VULNERABLE TO REGIONAL WARMING (Abstract ID:29170) O

17:00
Marcelino, L. A.; CORAL SKELETAL LIGHT SCATTERING AND SUSCEPTIBILITY TO THERMAL BLEACHING (Abstract ID:29452) O

17:15
Suggett, D. J.; Nitschke, M. R.; Kikuchi, R. K.; Leggat, W.; Smith, D. J.; Voolstra, C. R.; Warner, M. E.; PHOTOPHYSIOLOGICAL TRAITS ARE GLOBALLY DIAGNOSTIC OF REEF CORAL SUSCEPTIBILITY TO THERMALLY INDUCED BLEACHING (Abstract ID:28471) O

17:30
Jones, P. R.; Gintert, B. E.; Carlton, R. D.; Kolodziej, G. E.; Valentino, L. M.; Gleason, A. C.; Jankulak, M. L.; Enochs, I. C.; Manzello, D. P.; LANDSCAPE PATTERNS OF SYMBIODINIUM COMMUNITY DYNAMICS IN ORBICELLA FAVEOLATA DURING AND AFTER THE CONSECUTIVE MASS BLEACHING EVENTS OF 2014 AND 2015 (Abstract ID:29588) O

17:45
Lewis, C. L.; Neely, K. L.; Richardson, L. L.; Rodriguez-Lanetty, M.; GREATER DIVERSITY IN SYMBIONT TYPES WITHIN FLORIDA DENDROGYRA CYLINDRUS: PERSISTENT SHIFT IN DOMINANT SYMBIONT SUB-TYPES AND EVIDENCE OF CRYPTIC NOVEL CLADE (Abstract ID:29745) O

18:00
Swain, T. D.; Backman, V.; Marcelino, L. A.; SYMBIODINIUM THERMOTOLERANCE AND CORAL SUSCEPTIBILITY TO BLEACHING (Abstract ID:28751) O


Date: 06/22/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 314

09:30
Clark, S. J.; Heron, S. F.; Eakin, C. M.; Brainard, R. E.; Oliver, T. A.; Geiger, E. F.; IMPROVING THERMAL STRESS REPRESENTATION ON OCEANOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE PACIFIC REEFS USING A COMBINATION OF IN SITU AND SATELLITE DATA (Abstract ID:28871) O

09:45
Johnston, L.; Heron, S. F.; Johnson, S.; Okano, R.; Benavente, D.; Iguel, J.; Perez, D. I.; Liu, G.; Geiger, E. F.; De La Cour, J. L.; Eakin, C. M.; VALIDATION OF REEF-SCALE THERMAL STRESS SATELLITE PRODUCTS FOR CORAL BLEACHING MONITORING (Abstract ID:28114) O

10:00
Budke, J. R.; Kramer, L. K.; Takabayashi, M.; CORRELATING SYMBIODINIUM DENSITY AGAINST THE FIELD BLEACHING ASSESSMENT SCALE TO QUANTIFY REDUCTION IN SYMBIODINIUM ABUNDANCE ON REEFS OF HAWAI'I ISLAND (Abstract ID:29844) O

10:15
Prabuning, D. P.; Agung, F.; Yudiarso, P.; Setiasih, N.; Sartin, J.; Dewanto, H.; Herwata, I.; Siagian, A.; KEEP THE EYES ON THE REEF DURING HOT SEASON IN ARCHIPELAGIC NATION OF INDONESIA: A CASE OF CORAL BLEACHING NETWORK INDONESIA (Abstract ID:29306) O

10:30
Zahir, H.; PREDICTED RESPONSES OF CORAL REEFS TO THERMAL STRESS AND ITS APPLICATION TO CORAL REEF MANAGEMENT (Abstract ID:29199) O

10:45
Pomeroy, N. V.; Oliver, T. A.; Vargas-Angel, B.; TOWED-DIVER SURVEYS OF THE 2015 CORAL BLEACHING EVENT IN HAWAII: AN EFFICIENT METHOD FOR BROADSCALE ASSESSMENT OF BLEACHING IMPACTS (Abstract ID:28991) O

11:00
Gintert, B. E.; Carlton, R.; Kolodziej, G.; Jones, P.; Enochs, I.; Gleason, A. C.; Gracias, N.; Reid, R. P.; Manzello, D.; IMAGE MOSAICS BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER THE 2014 MASS CORAL BLEACHING AT CHEECA ROCKS, FLORIDA KEYS REVEAL HIGH RESILIENCE OF A CARIBBEAN CORAL REEF (Abstract ID:29758) O

11:15
Rosinski, A. E.; Birkeland, C.; Williams, I. D.; Goropse, K. D.; Oliver, T. A.; Gove, J. M.; Preskitt, L. B.; Conklin, E.; White, D. J.; Walsh, W. J.; DEVELOPING PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE CORAL RECOVERY FOLLOWING A SEVERE BLEACHING EVENT IN HAWAII (Abstract ID:28213) O