Program & Agenda

Session Schedule


54 Conservation research for small-island nations: climate change, fisheries, tourism and land-use change

Session organizer(s)

Takashi Nakamura, University of the Ryukyus (JST/JICA SATREPS)
takasuke@sci.u-ryukyu.ac.jp

Geraldine Rengiil, Palau International Coral Reef Center
grengiil@picrc.org

Peter Houk, University of Guam
peterhouk@gmail.com

Robert Van Woesik, Florida Institute of Technology
rvw@fit.edu

Kaoruko Miyakuni , University of Ryukyus (JST/JICA SATREPS)
kaorukom@tm.u-ryukyu.ac.jp



Date: 06/20/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 303 A/B

16:30
Wolff, M.; Ruiz, D. J.; FISHING ENDANGERS THE TROPHIC STRUCTURE OF THE CORAL AND SHARK DOMINATED SYSTEM OF THE WOLF AND DARWIN ISLETS (GALAPAGOS): INSIGHTS FROM MODEL SIMULATION (Abstract ID:27815) O

16:45
Houk, P.; Cuetos-Bueno, J.; Kerr, A. M.; McCann, K. S.; FISHING PRESSURE, DESTABILIZATION OF CORAL-REEF FOOD WEBS, AND ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT (Abstract ID:28035) O

17:15
Cuetos-Bueno, J.; Hernandez-Ortiz, D.; Rhodes, K.; Graham, C.; Houk, P.; ECONOMICS, CONSUMER DEMAND, AND LOCAL ENVIRONMENTS INTERACTIVELY DRIVE CORAL-REEF FISHERIES EXPORTS ACROSS MICRONESIA (Abstract ID:28425) O

17:30
Venegas, R. M.; CORAL TRIANGLE FISHERIES VULNERABILITY IN A CHANGING CLIMATE: SKIPJACK TUNA THERMAL SPAWNING HABITATS (Abstract ID:29529) O

17:45
Rotjan, R. D.; Mangubhai, S.; Obura, D.; Kaufman, L.; Sandin, S.; Smith, J.; Nand, Y.; Gawne, P.; Thorrold, S.; Cohen, A.; Witting, J.; Zgliczynski, B.; Tekiau, A.; Strauch, A.; Teroroko, T.; EXPLORING CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE PHOENIX ISLANDS PROTECTED AREA: RECOVERY, RESILIENCE, AND RISKS (Abstract ID:29032) O

18:00
Tripathy, B.; Satyanarayana, C.; Rajan, R.; Kumar, N.; Roy, S.; Satam, A. H.; ASSESSMENT OF THE CURRENT STATUS OF CORALS AND ASSOCIATED FAUNA OF SINDHUDURG COAST IN MAHARASHTRA, INDIA (Abstract ID:29505) O

18:15
Satari, D. Y.; SPERMONDE ISLANDS AND CORAL REEF FLATS MORPHOLOGICAL DYNAMICS (Abstract ID:30048) O

Poster Presentations


Location: Poster/Exhibit Hall

553
Sudek, M.; Lawrence, A.; Fenner, D.; LONG-TERM CORAL REEF MONITORING IN AMERICAN SAMOA (Abstract ID:29575) P

554
RANDRIANANDRASANA, J.; MAIN SPECIES OF POCILLOPORIDAE (CNIDARIAN, SCLERACTINIAN) ON THE NOSY TAFARA REEFS, GREAT REEF OF TOLIARA, SOUTH-WESTERN REGION OF MADAGASCAR (Abstract ID:28576) P

555
Mereb, G.; Jonathan, R.; Olsudong, D.; Otto, E. I.; Gouezo, M.; Koshiba, S. D.; Golbuu, Y.; THE IMPORTANCE OF LONG-TERM MONITORING TO ASSESS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF SEAGRASS BEDS WITHIN A MARINE PROTECTED AREAS NETWORK IN PALAU, MICRONESIA (Abstract ID:28580) P

556
Hernandez, D.; Rhodes, K. L.; Cuetos-Bueno, J.; Houk, P.; CHARACTERISTICS AND DRIVERS OF CORAL-REEF FISHERY LANDINGS IN POHNPEI, FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA (Abstract ID:28386) P

557
Belmar, Y. N.; Morrison, T. H.; WATER SECURITY IN SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES: APPLYING A MULTI-SCALAR GOVERNANCE LENS TO ELUCIDATE POTENTIAL FOR ‘TRANSFORMATION’ (Abstract ID:28251) P


Date: 06/21/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 303 A/B

09:30
Nakamura, T.; Yuen, Y.; Gouezo, M.; Golbuu, Y.; CHALLENGES FOR CONSERVING PALAU’S CORAL COMMUNITIES BY P-CORIE (Abstract ID:28123) O

09:45
Gouezo, M.; Golbuu, Y.; van Woesik, R.; Rehm, L.; Koshiba, S. D.; Doropoulos, C.; IMPACTS OF SEQUENTIAL SUPER TYPHOONS ON CORAL REEF COMMUNITIES AND THE CHARACTERIZATION OF THE RECOVERY POTENTIAL OF CORAL REEFS IN PALAU (Abstract ID:28569) O

10:00
Kurihara, H.; Takashi, K.; Mimura, I.; Hongo, C.; Watanabe, A.; Otto, E.; Gouezo, M.; Golbuu, Y.; SOCIO-ECOLOGICAL IMPLICATION OF HUMAN MULTI-IMPACTS ON CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEM AND ~ PALAU AS A CASE STUDY~ (Abstract ID:28985) O

10:15
Otto, E. I.; Gouezo, M.; Koshiba, S. D.; Mereb, G.; Jonathan, R.; Golbuu, Y.; IMPACT OF SNORKELERS ON SHALLOW CORAL REEF COMMUNITIES IN PALAU (Abstract ID:29036) O

10:30
Yuen, Y. S.; Nakamura, T.; Rengiil, G.; TEMPERATURE VARIATION AND CORAL COMMUNITY STRUCTURE OF MESOPHOTIC REEF ECOSYSTEM IN PALAU (Abstract ID:28514) O

10:45
Kimura, T.; Rengiil, G.; Sam, K.; Gouezo, M.; Golbuu, Y.; PROTECTED AREAS NETWORK (PAN) – NATIONAL SYSTEM FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE CORAL REEF ECOSYSTEMS IN PALAU (Abstract ID:28772) O

11:15
Kramer, T. L.; Knowles, J.; Roth, L.; Constantine, S.; SCALING UP CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT OF SMALL ISLAND NATIONS THROUGH SCIENCE-BASED LEARNING NETWORKS AND DATA PLATFORMS (Abstract ID:30076) O