Mini-Symposium 20:
Modeling Concepts and Processes on Coral Reefs

Oral Presentations (Click on presentation title to view abstract)
DATE TIME TITLE AUTHORS (* indicates Presenting Author) ROOM
Thursday
July 10, 2008
10:00 - 10:15 The comparative demographic of two scleractinian corals on a shallow Caribbean reef Peter EDMUNDS* 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
10:15 - 10:30 Simulating the Growth and Spread of Key Macroalgae in Florida Reefs Aletta YŃIGUEZ*, John MCMANUS 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
10:30 - 10:45 Recovery dynamics of Diadema antillarum and the potential for active rebuilding measures Alice ROGERS*, Kai LORENZEN 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
10:45 - 11:00 Spatial dynamics of herbivory and coral growth: implications for reef conservation and recovery Dylan MCNAMARA, Stuart SANDIN* 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
11:00 - 11:15 Agent-based Simulation of a Recreational Coral Reef Fishery: Linking Ecological and Social Dynamics Jennifer SHAFER* 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
11:15 - 11:30 Models of Coral Reefs with And without Macroalgae Indicate Differential Resilience to Fishing And Anthropogenic Nutrients Tak FUNG*, Robert SEYMOUR, Craig JOHNSON 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
11:30 - 11:45 Managing Uncertainties in the Development of an Agent-based Model of a Complex Coral Reef Ecosystem Felimon GAYANILO*, John MCMANUS 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
11:45 - 12:00 Thresholds and the resilience of Caribbean reefs under climate change Peter MUMBY* 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
12:00 - 12:15 Resilience in a small coral world: disturbance in networks Stuart KININMONTH*, Glenn DE'ATH, Hugh POSSINGHAM 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
12:15 - 12:30 Models of coral community structure, environmental variation, and connectivity Carrie KAPPEL*, Daniel BRUMBAUGH, Craig DAHLGREN, Alastair HARBORNE, Katherine HOLMES, Fiorenza MICHELI, Peter MUMBY, Claire PARIS 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
15:30 - 15:45 Exploring Past and Future Human Impacts on Reef Fish Ranges via Distribution Models Jana MCPHERSON*, Julia BAUM, Derek TITTENSOR 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
15:45 - 16:00 The new Commons: why coral reef scientists should get out more robert SEYMOUR*, Roger BRADBURY 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
16:00 - 16:15 Foodwebs of Coral Reef Seascapes across the Bahamian Archipelago: Network Structure, Biodiversity, Robustness and the Effect of Rugosity Steven LITVIN*, Fiorenza MICHELI, Jennifer DUNNE, Peter MUMBY 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
16:15 - 16:30 Predicting Reef Futures Using a Multi-scale Coral Reef Ecosystem Model Jessica MELBOURNE-THOMAS*, Craig JOHNSON, Tak FUNG, Robert SEYMOUR 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
16:30 - 16:45 One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish: the use of simple agent-based models and role-play games to communicate key messages to community groups Deborah CLELAND*, Rollan GERONIMO, Anne DRAY, Pascal PEREZ, Abigail TRINIDAD 118/119
Thursday
July 10, 2008
16:45 - 17:00 NOAA Coral Reef Watch Experimental Coral Bleaching Forecast Tool Gang LIU*, Ludmila E. MATROSOVA, M. Cécile PENLAND, Dwight K. GLEDHILL, C. Mark EAKIN, Robert S. WEBB, Tyler R. L. CHRISTENSEN, Scott F. HERON, Jessica A. MORGAN, William J. SKIRVING, Alan E. STRONG 118/119