Program & Agenda

Session Schedule


62 A critical examination of ecosystem response to herbivore management

Session organizer(s)

Emily Kelly, Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation, Scripps Inst. of Oceanography, UCSD
elkelly@ucsd.edu

Melanie McField, Healthy Reefs for Healthy People Initiative / Smithsonian Institution
mcfield@healthyreefs.org

Megan Ross, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii - Manoa
mcolvin@hawaii.edu

Alison Green, Global Marine Team and Indo-Pacific Division, The Nature Conservancy
agreen@tnc.org



Date: 06/22/2016

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Poster Presentations


Location: Poster/Exhibit Hall

581
Roycroft, M. V.; Ruttenberg, B. I.; Adam, T. C.; Dubbs, A. C.; Smith, T. B.; Brandt, M. E.; QUANTIFYING HERBIVORY ON CORAL REEFS TO DEVELOP A METRIC FOR MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION OF CARIBBEAN PARROTFISHES (Abstract ID:28510) P

582
Puk, L. D.; Schoenig, E.; Mumby, P. J.; Wild, C.; SIGANUS VIRGATUS IS A KEY BROWSER IN CORAL REEFS OF THE GULF OF THAILAND (Abstract ID:28481) P

583
Lang, J. C.; Kramer, P. A.; Marks, K. W.; FLESHY MACROALGAE SHARE DOMINANCE WITH OTHER ORGANISMS ON DEGRADED CORAL REEFS (Abstract ID:29985) P

584
Clements, S. M.; Kelly, E. L.; Lewis, L. S.; Smith, J. E.; ASSESSMENT OF THE FUNCTIONAL COMPLEMENTARITY AMONG GRAZING HAWAIIAN SURGEONFISH: A MULTI-PRONGED APPROACH (Abstract ID:29862) P

585
Duran, A.; Collado-Vides, L. M.; Adams, T.; Fuchs, C.; Rojas, M.; Burkepile, D. E.; INFLUENCE OF CORAL REEF STRUCTURE ON BEHAVIOR OF CARIBBEAN HERBIVOROUS FISHES (Abstract ID:29890) P


Date: 06/24/2016

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Oral Presentations


Location: 305 A/B

13:45
Steneck, R. S.; Mumby, P. J.; THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN: A LABORATORY FOR STUDYING THE RESILIENCE AND MANAGEMENT OF CORAL REEFS (Abstract ID:28490) O

14:00
Suchley, A.; McField, M. D.; Alvarez-Filip, L.; DO PARROTFISH RULE MESOAMERICA? THE IMPACTS OF FISH HERBIVORY ON REEF MACROALGAL AND CORAL COVER TRAJECTORIES (Abstract ID:28335) O

14:15
Williams, I. D.; Sparks, R. T.; White, D. J.; Lino, K. C.; Kelly, E. L.; IMPACTS OF 6 YEARS OF HERBIVORE PROTECTION AT KAHEKILI HERBIVORE FISHERIES MANAGEMENT AREA (KHFMA), MAUI (Abstract ID:28384) O

14:30
Cox, C. E.; THE ROLE OF REEF COMMUNITY COMPOSITION AND PARROTFISH PROTECTION IN PHASE SHIFT REVERSAL (Abstract ID:30034) O

14:45
Kelly, E. L.; Eynaud, Y.; Sparks, R. T.; Williams, I. D.; Smith, J. E.; BALANCING THE BUDGET: A NEW WAY TO ASSESS HERBIVORE FUNCTION ON FISHED AND UNFISHED REEFS ACROSS MAUI, HAWAII (Abstract ID:29951) O

15:00
Ruttenberg, B. I.; Adam, T. C.; Roycroft, M. V.; Burkepile, D. E.; PARROTFISH HERBIVORY AND POTENTIAL RECOVERY OF CORALS IN THE CARIBBEAN: USING SPECIES-LEVEL DATA TO PREDICT ASSEMBLAGE-LEVEL IMPACTS (Abstract ID:29606) O

15:15
Ross, M. C.; White, D. J.; Dulaiova, H.; Franklin, E. C.; USE OF GEOGRAPHICALLY-WEIGHTED REGRESSION TO IDENTIFY SPATIAL HETEROGENEITY IN CORAL COVER RELATIVE TO SUBMARINE GROUNDWATER DISCHARGE AND HERBIVORE ABUNDANCE (Abstract ID:29632) O

15:30
Beets, J.; Kramer, K. L.; Beavers, S.; Brown, E.; Kelly, E.; Smith, J.; INVESTIGATING CORAL REEF GRAZING AS A NATURAL CONTROL OF INCREASED ALGAL GROWTH IN TWO HAWAI'I NATIONAL PARKS (Abstract ID:30047) O