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Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for America Samoa, 2002-2006

Russell Brainard

Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for America Samoa, 2002-2006

by Russell Brainard

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Published by United States Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coral reefs and islands -- Monitoring -- American Samoa.,
  • Coral reef ecology -- American Samoa.,
  • Corals -- Habitat -- American Samoa.,
  • Coral reef fishes -- Monitoring -- American Samoa.,
  • Coral reef conservation -- American Samoa.,
  • Benthos -- Habitat -- Monitoring -- American Samoa.,
  • Marine ecosystem management -- American Samoa.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementlead author, Russell Brainard ; primary authors, Jacob Asher ... [et al.] ; contributing authors, Seema Balwani ... [et al.].
    SeriesNOAA special report NMFS PIFSC
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH198.A44 B73 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 472, 24 p. :
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22698441M
    LC Control Number2008412099

    Gulko D, Maragos JE, Friedlander AM, Brainard RE. Status of coral reefs in the Hawaiian Archipelago. The state of coral reef ecosystems of the United States and Pacific Freely Associated States: Silver Spring: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report; pp. – NOAA's Coral Reef Ecosystem Division collected substantial mapping and ecological data on three research cruises to American Samoa and is compiling much of the information for Fagatele Bay into a report and database. Near real-time sea-surface temperature and other oceanographic data are .

    Coral Reef Ecosystem Monitoring Report for the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument - Chapter 1 Overview (Introduction, Report Structure, Operational Background, and Methods) Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication, SPa, p. The TA is Phase 2 of ADB's program to strengthen the management of coastal and marine resources in the coral triangle region, assisting Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste in fulfilling their Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) objectives, and engaging Fiji and Vanuatu in addressing issues on coral reefs, fisheries and food security that continuously threaten coastal communities.

    Persistence of Coral Reefs Under Extreme Environmental Stress in American Samoa, Coastal and Marine Research News from Across the USGS. NOAA Coral Reef Watch, 28 Dec, Coral Reef Watch Satellite Monitoring, The National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS). Susan Bernstein, January "This report presents estimates of annual catches of tuna, billfish, and other highly migratory species (HMS), and vessel participation during for U.S. fisheries operating in the western and central Pacific Ocean (WCPO). All statistics for.


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Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa, vi,AA p. (OCoLC) Online version: Brainard, Russell. Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa, [Silver Spring, Md.]: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Get this from a library.

Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa, [Russell Brainard; Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (U.S.). Coral Reef Ecosystem Division.]. Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for America Samoa, / By Russell.

Brainard. Abstract. Includes bibliographical of access: Internet Topics: Marine ecosystem management, Coral reef fishes, Author: Russell. Brainard. This summary booklet builds on the comprehensive analyses of research surveys published in the Coral Reef Ecosystem Monitoring Report for American Samoa: – In the overview, we analyzed and summarized ecosystem information to provide user-friendly figures, tables, maps, and descriptions.

Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa: NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication SP, p. +App. Fenner, D., M. Speicher, S.

Gulick, et al. The state of coral reef ecosystems of American Samoa. In: The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of the United. Brainard R, Asher J, Gove J, Helyer J, Kenyon J, et al. Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa, (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration special report, Silver Springs, Maryland) Coral Reef Ecosystem Monitoring Report of the Mariana Archipelago: Coral Reef Ecosystem Monitoring Report for American Samoa: Book.

Jan ; Coral reef ecosystems. Coral bleaching occurs when coral polyps expel algae that live inside their tissues. Normally, coral polyps live in an endosymbiotic relationship with these algae, which are crucial for the health of the coral and the reef.

The algae provides up to 90 percent of the coral's energy. Bleached corals continue to live but begin to starve after bleaching. Some corals recover. Crocker Reef, located on the outer reef tract of the Florida Keys (fig. 1), was the site of an integrated “reefscape characterization” effort focused on calcification and related biogeochemical processes as part of the U.S.

Geological Survey (USGS) Coral Reef Ecosystem STudies (CREST) project. This is a short letter concerning the estimation of reef shark abundance in pristine coral reefs, written in response to an article published in Scientific Reports in (Bradley et al. Hydro-morphological characterization of coral reefs for wave runup prediction.

Many coral reef-lined coasts are low-lying with elevations less than four meters above mean sea level. Climate-change-driven sea-level rise, coral reef degradation, and changes in storm wave climate will lead to greater occurrence and impacts of wave-driven flooding.

Development of the high-resolution temperature climatology documented in this report provides a key component of CRW’s next-generation high-resolution global coral bleaching thermal stress satellite monitoring products.

The 5-km products, monitoring at or near the scale of coral reefs, have provided unprecedented spatial and temporal resolution for the management of coral reefs worldwide and. of North America. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, and the American Coral reef ecosystem monitoring report for American Samoa – NOAA Special Report NMFS PIFSC SP U.S.

Department of Commerce, National Oceanic. These ecosystems have long been known for; their rich biodiversity, with coral reefs alone hosting 25% of known marine species (McAllister ; Plaisance et al. ), their high levels of gross productivity (for coral reefs it is estimated at ca.

– kg C m −2 year −1 (Douglas )), which rival those of terrestrial ecosystems, and. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program benthic REA monitoring summary: Howland and Baker Islands PIFSC report on the American Samoa limited-access longline fishery from 1 January to 31 May Coral Reef Ecosystem Program, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center.

The most recent Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network report in reported that 20% of the original area of coral reefs has been lost, an additional 15% is expected to be lost byand another 20% is expected to be lost by if there is “business as usual” (Wilkinson, ).

This left about 46% as relatively healthy and not in. Management on an ecosystem scale has proven to be a useful strategy to conserve, manage, and restore marine systems. Implementing ecosystem-based management requires an understanding of the complex and often synergistic dynamics of coral reefs, including the role of humans in the ecosystem.

The Atlantis modeling framework integrates physical, chemical, ecological, and anthropogenic. Personnel from the Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, Pacific Island Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), NOAA, conducted reef assessment/monitoring and mapping studies in waters of the Territory of the American Samoa.

INTERNATIONAL WORKING GROUP Executive Summary Report to the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force 1. WORKING GROUP CHARGE The charge of the International Working Group is to assess the U.S.

role in international trade and protection of coral reef species and implement appropriate strategies and actions to promote conservation and sustainable use of coral reef resources worldwide.

Figure 1. NOAA Coral Reef Watch Maximum Bleaching Alert Area map for January-December Severe coral bleaching was reported in all areas circled in white on map and listed below the map. Data from Coral Reef Watch Daily Global 5km Coral Bleaching Heat Stress Monitoring Product Suite version 3 (Liu et al.

Atoll coral reefs are the main reef type in Kiribati, supporting a variety of habitats such as patch reefs, microatolls in the lagoons, outer reefs, and submerged reefs. Benthic monitoring in the Gilbert Islands has been sporadic and was focused largely on Tarawa and Abaiang (e.g., Lovell, Awira, Kirata, & Beiateuea, ; Zann, ) until.Conservation education for the Caribbean region ICRAN, in partnership with the Marine Conservation Society, have adapted and translated the popular cartoon colouring book, Sammy and Tinas coral reef adventures, for the Caribbean usly produced in English, Bahasa Malaysian, Arabic and Visayan, this conservation education tool can now be of benefit to coastal communities throughout.Tier 3 includes Rose Atoll in American Samoa, Anatahan and Maug Islands in Mariana Archipelago, and Howland and Jarvis Islands, Johnston and Palmyra Atolls, and Kingman Reef in Pacific Remote Islands Tutuila Island, Ofu/Olosega Islands, Tau Island, and Rose Atoll in American Samoa Guam Island.