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Reference Library (English)
Management Manuals and Backgrounders
Philippine Coastal Management Guidebook Series, DENR, BAFR, DILG, CRMP / USAID, 2001
Educational Materials
Academic Reports and Papers

Adams, T.C. et al.: Herbivory, connectivity, and ecosystem resilience: Response of a coral reef to a large-scale perturbation. PLoS ONE 6(8): e23717. 2011.

Arthur, R.: Patterns and processes of reef recovery and human resource use in the Lakshadweep Islands, Indian Ocean. Doctoral thesis, School of Tropical Environment Studies and Geography, James Cook University, 2005.

Bellwood, D.R. et al.: Coral bleaching, reef fish community phase shifts and the resilience of coral reefs. Global Change Biology 12: 1587-1594, 2006.

Bruckner, R.J. and A.W. Bruckner, 2008: Re-attachment and monitoring of broken fragments of Acropora palmata following a ship grounding in Puerto Rico. South-east coast of Mona Island, Puerto Rico, USA - 1997-2008.

Burkepile, D.E. and M.E. Hay: Impact of herbivore identity on algal succession and coral growth on a Caribbean reef. PLoS ONE 5(1): e8963. 2010.

Campos, W.L., and P.M. Aliño: Recent advances in the management of Marine Protected Areas in the Philippines. Kuroshio Science, 2-1, 29-34, 2008.

Ceccarelli, D.M. et al.: Interactions between herbivorous fish guilds and their influence on algal succession on a coastal coral reef. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 339(1): 60-67, 2011.

Cetina-Heredia, P., and S.R. Connolly: A simple approximation for larval retention around reefs. Coral Reefs, Apr. 19, 2011.

Christie, P., and A.T. White (2007): Best practices for improved governance of coral reef marine protected areas. Coral Reefs, DOI 10.1007/s00338-007-0235-9.

Cinner, J.E. et al: Vulnerability of coastal communities to key impacts of climate change of coral reef fisheries. Global Environ. Change (2011), doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2011.09.018

Connolly, S.R. et al.: Community structure of corals and reef fishes at multiple scales. Science 309: 1363-1365, 2005.

Cooper, T.F. et al., 2011: Symbiodinium genotypic and environmental controls on lipids in reef building corals. PLoS ONE 6(5): e20434.

Diaz-Pulido, G. et al.: High CO2 enhances the competitive strength of seaweeds over corals. Ecology Letters 14: 156-162, 2011.

Donner, S.D. et al: Global assessment of coral bleaching and required rates of adaptation under climate change. Global Change Biology 11: 2251-2265, 2005.

Friedlander, A.M. et al.: Effects of habitat, wave exposure, and marine protected area status on coral reef assemblages in the Hawaiian archipelago. Coral Reefs 22: 291-305, 2003.

Garpe, K.C. et al., 2006: Long-term effects of the 1998 coral bleaching event on reef fish assemblages. Marine Ecology Progress Series 315: 237-247.

Gomez, R.B. et al., 2003: Suitability of spectral remote sensing for coral reef surveying, monitoring and mapping. Proc. SPIE 4886, Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring, GIS Applications, and Geology II, 363 (March 14, 2003); doi:10.1117/12.463315.

Goven, H. et al.2009. Status and potential of locally-managed marine areas in the South Pacific: meeting nature conservation and sustainable livelihood targets through wide-spread implementation of LMMAs. SPREP/WWF/WorldFish-Reefbase/CRISP. 95pp + 5 annexes.

Grimsditch, G.D., and R.V. Salm, 2005: Coral reef resilience and resistance to bleaching. Produced by the IUCN World Conservation Union.

Hamilton, R. and W. Kama, 2004: Spawning aggregations of coral reef fish in Roviana Lagoon, Western Province, Solomon Isalnds: Local knowledge field survey report. (Unrestricted access version.) The Nature Conservancy Pacific Island Countries Report No. 5/04.

Hoegh-Guldberg, O. et al., 2007: Coral reefs under rapid climate change and ocean acidification. Science 318: 1737-1742.

Hoeke, R.K. et al., 2011: Projected changes to growth and mortality of Hawaiian corals over the next 100 years. PLoS ONE 6(3): e18038.

Hopkins, K.D. and K.L. Rhodes: A field and household assessment of non-commercial fishing, per capita consumption and trade patterns for coral reef fishery management improvement in Pohnpei, Micronesia. University of Hawaii at Hilo Pacific Aquaculture & Coastal Resources Center, 2010.

Jones, G.P. et al.: Coral decline threatens fish biodiversity in marine reserves. PNAS, vol. 101, no. 21, May 25, 2004.

Jones, P.J.S., et al., 2011: >Governing marine protected areas - Getting the balance right. Technical report, United Nations Environment Programme.

Kaufman, L. et al., 2011: Coral Health Index (CHI): measuring coral community health. Science and Knowledge Division, Conservation International, Arlington, VA, USA.

Lindberg, W.J. et al., 2006: Density-dependent habitat selection and performance by a large mobile reef fish. Ecological Applications, 16(2), 2006, pp. 731-746.

Logan, C.A. et al: A framework for comparing coral bleaching thresholds. Proceedings of the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia, 9-13 July, 2012.

Lukens, R.R. and C. Selberg (project coordinators), 2004: Guidelines for Marine Artificial Materials, Second Edition. Compiled by the Artificial Reef Subcommittees of the Atlantic and Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commissions.

Man, M. et al.: SIDIF: Location based technique as a determinant of effectiveness and efficiency in artificial reefs development project. Journal of Communication and Computer, 7(1) (Serial No. 62), Jan. 2010.

McClanahan, T.R.: Human and coral reef use interactions: From impacts to solutions? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 408: 3-10, 2011.

McClanahan, T.R. et al., 2006: A comparison of marine protected areas and alternative approaches to coral-reef management. Current Biology 16: 1408-1413.

Melana, D.M., E.E. Melana, and A.M. Mapalo: Mangrove management and development in the Philippines. Presented to the meeting "Mangrove and Aquaculture Management," Kasetart University Campus, Bangkok, Thailand, Feb. 14-16, 2000.

Mora, C. et al., 2006: Coral reefs and the global network of marine protected areas. Science 312: 1750-1751.

Mumby, P.J. and A.R. Harborne, 2010: Marine reserves enhance recovery of corals on Caribbean reefs. PLoS ONE 5(1): e8657.

Nakamura, M. et al., 2011: Coral larvae under ocean acidification: Survival, metabolism, and metamorphosis. PLoS ONE 6(1): e14521.

NOAA, 2010: Final programmatic environmental impact statement for coral restoration in the Florida Keys and Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuaries. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Maryland, USA. 2010.

Oliver, T.A. and S.R. Palumbi: Do fluctuating temperature environments elevate coral thermal tolerance? Coral Reefs, Feb. 2, 2011.

Pascal, N., 2010: Cost-benefit analysis of community-based marine protected areas: 5 case studies in Vanuatu, South Pacific. Research report, CRISP-CRIOBE (EPHE/CNRS), Moorea, Prench Polynesia, 107pp.

Pittman, S.J. and K.A. Brown, 2011: Multi-scale approach for predicting fish species distributions across coral reef seascapes. PLoS ONE 6(5): e20583.

UNEP, 2007: National Reports on Coral Reefs in the Coastal Waters of the South China Sea. UNEP/GEF/SCS Technical Publication No. 11.

U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, 1999: Coral reef mapping implementation plan (2nd draft). November 1999. U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, Mapping and Information Synthesis Working Group. Washington, DC: NOAA, NASA and USGS (Work group co-chairs).17 pp.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2007. Strategic science for coral ecosystems: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1364, 23 p.

Varkey, D. et al., 2012: Modelling reef fish population responses to fisheries restrictions in Marine Protected Areas in the Coral Triangle. Journal of Marine Biology, vol. 2012.

Wilkinson, C. and J. Brodie, 2011: Catchment management and coral reef conservation: a practical guide for coastal resource managers to reduce damage from catchment areas based on best practice case studies. Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network and Reef and Rainforest Research Centre, Townsville, Australia.

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