Loss of coral reef growth capacity to track future increases in sea level

Loss of coral reef growth capacity to track future increases in sea level

Nature
Volume 558, pages 396–400 (2018)

Authors
Chris T. Perry, Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip, Nicholas A. J. Graham, Peter J. Mumby, Shaun K. Wilson, Paul S. Kench, Derek P. Manzell, Kyle M. Morgan, Aimee B. A. Slangen10, Damian P. Thomson11, Fraser Januchowski-Hartley, Scott G. Smithers, Robert S. Steneck, Renee Carlton, Evan N. Edinger, Ian C. Enochs, Nuria Estrada-Saldívar, Michael D. E. Haywood, Graham Kolodziej, Gary N. Murphy, Esmeralda Pérez-Cervantes, Adam Suchley, Lauren Valentino, Robert Boenish, Margaret Wilson & Chancey Macdonald

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Recruit fresh talent for coral reefs

Recruit fresh talent for coral reefs

Nature
Volume 557:492. (correspondence)

Authors
Ahmadia, G., Darling, E., Andradi-Brown, D., Barnes, M., Estradivari, Gill, D., Glew, L., Gress, E., Gurney, G., Horigue, V., Jakub, R., Mangubhai, S., Valles, H., Wenger, A.

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CCRES Highlights and Achievements

A snapshot of CCRES highlights and achievements to date (January 2018)  

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2017 Annual Report

Read about the progress of CCRES in our 2017 Annual Report.

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High refuge availability on coral reefs increases the vulnerability of reef-associated predators to

High refuge availability on coral reefs increases the vulnerability of reef-associated predators to overexploitation

Ecology
Early view online January 12, 2018

Authors
Alice Rogers, Julia L. Blanchard, Steven P. Newman, Charlie S. Dryden, and Peter J. Mumby

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Fisheries productivity under progressive coral reef degradation

Fisheries productivity under progressive coral reef degradation

Journal of Applied Ecology
Published online December 18, 2017

Authors
Alice Rogers, Julia L. Blanchard, Peter J. Mumby

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Reserve sizes needed to protect coral reef fishes

Reserve sizes needed to protect coral reef fishes

Conservation Letters
Early view online September 18, 2017

Authors
Nils C. Krueck, Christelle Legrand, Gabby N. Ahmadia, Estradivari, Alison Green, Geoffrey P. Jones, Cynthia Riginos, Eric A. Treml, & Peter J. Mumby

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2016 Annual Report – Indonesia

Read about our 2016 activities in Indonesia.

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Incorporating larval dispersal into MPA design for both conservation and fisheries

Incorporating larval dispersal into MPA design for both conservation and fisheries

Ecological Applications
Volume 27, Issue 3 April 2017 Pages 925-241

Authors
Nils C. Krueck, Gabby N. Ahmadia, Alison Green, Geoffrey P. Jones, Hugh P. Possingham, Cynthia Riginos, Eric A. Treml, and Peter J. Mumby

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2016 Annual Report

Read about the progress of CCRES in our 2016 Annual Report.

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Seagrass ecosystems reduce exposure to bacterial pathogens of humans, fishes, and invertebrates

Seagrass ecosystems reduce exposure to bacterial pathogens of humans, fishes, and invertebrates

Science magazine
Volume 355, Issue 6326 February 17, 2017 Pages 731-733

Authors
Joleah B. Lamb, Jeroen A. J. M. van de Water, David G. Bourne, Craig Altier, Margaux Y. Hein, Evan A. Fiorenza, Nur Abu, Jamaluddin Jompa, C. Drew Harvell

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Marine reserve targets to sustain and rebuild unregulated fisheries

Marine reserve targets to sustain and rebuild unregulated fisheries

PLOS Biology
January 5, 2017

Authors
Nils C. Krueck, Gabby N. Ahmadia, Hugh P. Possingham, Cynthia Riginos, Eric A. Treml, Peter J. Mumby

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2015 Annual Report

Read about the progress of CCRES in our 2015 Annual Report.

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Engaging parents, families, villages to promote positive behaviours

A progress update on an investigation into whether the behavioural principles of Triple P can be applied to the conservation of coral reefs in Indonesia

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Building knowledge networks, resources for promoting best-practice

A progress update on development of a knowledge management platform for enabling best-practice in coastal management, planning and policymaking

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Valuing the fisheries productivity of coral reef habitat and quality

A progress update on a study into valuing coral reef fisheries productivity, in relation to habitat structure and quality, at El Nido, the Philippines

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Studying the value of seagrass to human health, seaweed farming

A progress update  on research into seagrass filtration services for moderating human, coral reef and seaweed diseases in coastal Indonesia

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CCRES Tools & Training Guide

A guide to the innovative tools developed by CCRES for marine planning, analysing systems, sustaining business and promoting change.

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Informing fisheries management and marine spatial planning

A progress update on the marine spatial planning and marine reserve network design activities, including expansion of the FISH-BE model

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Overcoming coastal zone problem by understanding socio-ecological systems

A progress update on the systems analysis  project, including the SESAMME tool and system models for priority issues

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Global inequities between polluters and the polluted: climate change impacts on coral reefs

Global inequities between polluters and the polluted: climate change impacts on coral reefs

Global Change Biology
Volume 21, Issue 11 November 2015 Pages 3982–3994

Authors
Nicholas H. Wolff, Simon D. Donner, Long Cao, Roberto Iglesias- Prieto, Peter F Sale and Peter J Mumby

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2014 Annual Report

Read about the activities of the CCRES project in 2014.

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Underwater Cards for Assessing Coral Health on Caribbean Reefs

These Underwater Cards for assessing the health of coral reefs have been designed so that scientific, professional and recreational divers can all assist with gathering information on the occurrence of coral reef diseases in the Caribbean. These cards will assist in the identification and monitoring of diseases in Caribbean coral and other reef organisms.

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Underwater Cards for Assessing Coral Health on Indo-Pacific Reefs

These Underwater Cards for assessing the health of coral reefs have been designed so that scientific, professional and recreational divers can help gather information on the occurrence of coral reef diseases in the Indo-Pacific.

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Coral Disease handbook

Designed for reef managers by international experts on coral disease, the handbook outlines procedures for describing indicators, measuring impacts, monitoring outbreaks, assessing causes, and managing reefs to minimize losses due to disease.

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Reef Restoration Concepts and Guidelines

Guidelines for coral reef restoration approaches from around the world for coastal managers, decision-makers, technical advisors and others.

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Reef Rehabilitation Manual

This manual captures the learnings of worldwide research into reef rehabilitation and seeks to reduce the proportion of reef rehabilitation projects that fail. It provides detailed hands-on advice, based on lessons-learnt from previous experience, on how to carry out coral reef rehabilitation in a responsible and cost-effective manner. Additional information and case studies can be viewed here.

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CCRES Project Booklet

Human civilisations have developed and thrived during millennia of environmental stability. Until relatively recently, population densities have been low and ecosystems — particularly in the tropics — have been rich in natural resources.

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Download CCRES Project Booklet - Bahasa Indonesia pdf / 2.38 MB DOWNLOAD

Southeast Asian CoE: Local governments critical to effective management and protection of coral reef

Reviews the CoE’s work under the CRTR Local Government Initiative with coastal municipalities surrounding the Lingayen Gulf to improve management and protection of reefs.

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MPA Enforcement Protocol Guide (Philippines)

(Gabay Hinggil Sa Pagpapatupad ng mga Batas ng Sanktwaryo sa Bolinao, Pangasinan)

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Practical Guide to Coral Reef-Friendly Practices for Local Governments (2008)

This manual provides advice on coral reef practices to assist local governments to better manage coral reefs.

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Carbon Crisis: Coral Reefs under Rapid Climate Change and Ocean Acidification

Seventeen leading marine scientists review the likely impact of climate change on the oceans' coral reefs. The paper also spells out steps that must be taken to address this issue.

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The Science of No-Take Fishery Reserves: A Guide for Managers

This resource examines the science underlying the use of no-take fishery reserves as a management tool for coastal fisheries, with a focus on connectivity.

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(revised April 2010)

pdf / 1.05 MB DOWNLOAD
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(revised April 2010)

pdf / 1.05 MB DOWNLOAD
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(revised April 2010)

pdf / 1.05 MB DOWNLOAD

Standard Operating Procedures for repeated measures of process and state variables of coral reef

The CRTR Program has developed a set of Standard Operating Procedures with which to collect state and process variables at the various habitats in the vicinity of each CoE and other satellite locations. These methods will allow useful comparisons among localities, and are flexible enough to allow for different analytical approaches.

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Bleaching and Related Ecological Factors - CRTR Working Group Findings 2004-2009

This report details the findings of the CRTR Bleaching Working Group, including major contributions to understanding to the impact of climate change on coral reefs. Read about scientific outcomes, major training achievements, outreach activities and outputs.

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Rehabilitation of reefs is a long-term process, not a quick-fix (Advisory Brief)

Rehabilitation or restoration of damaged reefs is possible in certain circumstances; however, it is complex, requires investment, expertise and long term planning.

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Remote Sensing Applications for Coral Reef Management directory

This directory aims to help reef managers make better use of remotely-sensed data. It details opportunities provided by remote sensing, the limitations of different methods, and considerations for implementation.

Download Directory of Remote Sensing Applications for Coral Reef Management

This online-toolkit shows managers, scientists and technicians working in coastal marine environments how images, collected from satellites and aircraft, can be used to map and monitor changes to indicators of coastal ecosystem health. The toolkit fo

pdf / 1.1 MB DOWNLOAD
Download Marine Remote Sensing Toolkit

This brochure provides further informaiton on the toolkit for those planning to use remote sensing to map and monitor coastal ecosystem health.

pdf / 591.36 KB DOWNLOAD
Download Model for running remote sensing scenarios.

Includes handbook.

zip / 7.46 MB DOWNLOAD

Preserving Reef Connectivity Handbook

This handbook aims to help managers of coastal areas, in particular those of coastal marine protected areas (MPAs), understand and apply the concept of connectivity in their work.

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Download CRTR Connectivity Handbook - Spanish pdf / 2.92 MB DOWNLOAD

REEF GAME - Tool Demonstration Guide

ReefGame is a linked board game and computer model that can be used to explore alternative and supplemental livelihoods and coral reef conservation. This book outlines what ReefGame is, who can use it and provides instructions for playing ReefGame.

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