Mini-Symposium 19:
Biogeochemical Cycles in Coral Reef Environments

Poster Presentations: Wednesday, July 9, 2008 16:00 - 18:00 Exhibit Hall A-D (Click on presentation title to view abstract)
POSTER BOARD # TITLE AUTHORS (* indicates Presenting Author)
19.774 Spatial differences of the linear extension of Pocillopora damicornis in Polhena reef of Southern Sri Lanka Wickrama Arachchige UPASANTA KUMARA, Wickrama Arachchige UPASANTA KUMARA*
19.775 The role of oceanographic processes in the trophic ecology of coral reefs: linking reef biodiversity and biogeochemistry Alex WYATT*, Stuart HUMPHRIES, Anya WAITE, Ryan LOWE, Russ BABCOCK
19.776 Metabolic responses and defense mechanism by coral Galaxea fascicularis against increased hydrogen peroxide in seawater Tomihiko HIGUCHI*, Hiroyuki FUJIMURA, Takemitsu ARAKAKI, Tamotsu OOMORI
19.777 Pumping of pore water nutrients by the upside-down-jellyfish Cassiopeia sp. in coral reefs Carin JANTZEN*, Christian WILD, Mohammed RASHEED, Claudio RICHTER
19.778 Natural Organic Matter Release by Hermatypic Corals of the Northern Red Sea Malik NAUMANN*, Andreas HAAS, Florian MAYER, Christoph MAYR, Christian WILD
19.779 Picoplankton Enrichment in Coral Mucus Aggregates: Enhanced Access of Planktonic Biomass to Reef Benthos Malik NAUMANN*, Claudio RICHTER, Mohammad AL-ZIBDAH, Christian WILD
19.780 Trophic analysis of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument coral reef ecosystem using stable isotopes Anna HILTING*, Carolyn CURRIN, Randy KOSAKI
19.781 Hemichordata: Enteropneusta (acorn worm) bioturbation: Maintaining and facilitating the balance of coral reef biogeochemical cycles Kimberly TAKAGI*, Makoto TSUCHIYA
19.782 Exposure to nutrient-enriched sediments mitigates the negative impacts of sedimentation on coral growth in the Caribbean corals Porites astreoides and Siderastrea siderea Diego LIRMAN, James HERLAN*, Chis LANGDON, Tom CAPO
19.783 Clipperton lagoon: a possible future for an atoll lagoon Charpy LOIC*, Rodier MARTINE
19.784 Variability of UVR Penetration and its Biogeochemical Implications for Coral Reef Ecosystems in Malaysia Victor KUWAHARA*, Taeko FURUKAWA, Asami NAKAYAMA, Ryota NAKAJIMA, B. H. Ross OTHMAN, Tatsuki TODA
19.785 The Nitrogen Isotopic Dynamics of the Florida Reef Tract Kathyrn LAMB*, Peter SWART*, Mark ALTABET, Samantha EVANS, Courtney DRAYER
19.786 Using Fatty Acid Biomarkers and Nutrients in Sediments to detect Seasonal Changes in Organic Matter and Nutrient Sources within a mixed Coral and Seagrass community, Bise, Okinawa, Japan Preetika SINGH*, Makoto TSUCHIYA, Nakano YOSHIKATSU, Ninomiya SAYUKO
19.787 Nutrient enrichment of a marine cage culture and its impact on the composition of coral species in the subtropical coral community Yuan Chao Angelo HUANG*, Pei-Jie MENG, Yung- Song CHEN, Shou Chong HUANG, Chaolun Allen CHEN
19.788 SUBMARINE GROUNDWATER DISCHARGE AND ITS ROLE IN STRUCTURING CORAL REEF COMMUNITIES ALONG THE ARID KONA COAST OF HAWAII, USA Eric GROSSMAN*, Karen LISA-KNEE, Adina PAYTAN, Ann GIBBS, Josh LOGAN, Kathy PRESTO, Curt STORLAZZI, Sallie BEAVERS, Lisa MARRACK, Rebecca MOST
19.789 Detrital Resources in an Undisturbed Coral Reef Food Web: Preliminary Findings from Palmyra Atoll's Coral Reefs Lisa MAX*
19.790 Carbonate gain and loss: comparing carbonate production with parrotfish and urchin bioerosion on a protected reef in Hawaii Ling ONG*, Kim HOLLAND
19.791 Macroalgal Tissue Nutrients as Indicators of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Status in the Florida Keys Dennis HANISAK*
19.792 Diel nitrogen dynamics on a Florida Keys coral reef: Temporal variability in DIN transformations by the barrel sponge Xestospongia muta. Patrick GIBSON*, Christopher MARTENS, Niels LINDQUIST, James HENCH, Howard MENDLOVITZ, Brian POPP, Joseph BOYER
19.793 Effect of Coastal Water Nutrient Enrichment on Macroalgal Communities over the Southern Martinique Reef Helene LEGRAND*, Yann ROUSSEAU, Brian LAPOINTE, Philippe LENFANT, René GALZIN, Jean-Philippe MARECHAL
19.794 Seasonal variation of &[delta]15N in coral skeletons Atsuko YAMAZAKI*, Tsuyoshi WATANABE, Tatsunori KAWASHIMA, Naohiko OHKOUCHI, Nanako OGAWA, Mitsuo UEMATSU
19.795 Evaluation of Stable Isotope Analysis as a Tool for Monitoring Impacts of Anthropogenic Nutrient Inputs on Coral Reefs James FOLEY*
19.796 Diel Patterns of Abundance and Vertical Distribution of Zooplankton over a Florida Coral Reef Keri O'NEIL*, Karla HEIDELBERG, Kenneth SEBENS
19.797 Physiological Effects of Submarine Groundwater Discharge on the Hawaiian Marine Alga Gracilaria coronopifolia Daniel AMATO*
19.798 Planktonic Carbon Balance over a Coral Reef System Paula SPINIELLO*
19.799 Temporal and spatial variability of sediment productivity on a fringing reef (Reunion Island, Western Indian Ocean) Dorothée TADDEI*, Pascale CUET, Jacques CLAVIER, Patrick FROUIN
19.800 Recycling-oriented aquaculture system utilizing natural ecological functions of mangrove organisms Yoshimi FUJIOKA*, Chumpol SRITHONG, Ryuichi TABUCHI, Toru SHIMODA, Takuro SHIBUNO, Hideo OHBA*
19.801 Natural feeding of coral reef holothurian, Holothuria atra on microalgae and meiofauna from seagrass beds in Chuuk, FSM Do-Hyung KANG*, MD Abu AFFAN, Hyun Soo RHO, Sang-Gyu PAIK, Heung-Sik PARK