2018

Carlos Toledo-Hernández Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz, Edwin Hernández-Delgado A; Suleimán-Ramos, Samuel E

Devastation of 15-year old Community-based Coral Farming and Reef-restoration Sites in Puerto Rico by Major Hurricanes Irma and María Artículo de revista

Caribbean Naturalist, (53), pp. 1-6, 2018.

Resumen | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, community-based ecological rehabilitation, coral reefs

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Fabiola Rivera-Irizarry, Jaime Fonseca-Miranda & Yesenia Bruno-Laureano

Growth facilitation by the octocoral Gorgonia ventalina explains spatial difference in the population size structure of the common demosponge Ircinia felix Artículo de revista

Marine Biology Research , 14, 2018 (1), pp. 41 - 51, 2018.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, Caribbean, Climate change, Coral Reef Decline, coral reefs, Corals, Land-Based Source Pollution, Marine Protected Areas, Puerto Rico, Reef Restoration

AE Mercado-Molina CP Ruiz-Diaz, AM Sabat.

Tissue loss rather than colony size determines the demographic fate of the branching coral Acropora cervicornis. Artículo de revista

Marine Ecology Progress Series , 597 , pp. 147-159, 2018, ISSN: 0171-8630.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs, SAMPR

BS Pérez-Pagán, AE Mercado-Molina.

Evaluation of the effectiveness of 3D-printed corals to attract coral reef fish at Tamarindo Reef, Culebra, Puerto Rico. Artículo de revista

Conservation Evidence, 15 , pp. 43-47, 2018, ISSN: 1758-2067.

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EA Hernández-Delgado AE Mercado-Molina, SE Suleimán-Ramos.

Multi-Disciplinary Lessons Learned from Low-Tech Coral Farming and Reef Rehabilitation: I. Best Management Practices En línea

Intechopen 2018, visitado: 28.03.2018.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

EA Hernández-Delgado AE Mercado-Molina, SE Suleimán-Ramos Lucking. M 2018

Multi-disciplinary Lessons Learned from Low-Tech Coral Farming and Reef Rehabilitation: II. Coral Demography and Social-Ecological Benefits En línea

Intechopen 2018, visitado: 22.03.2018.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

2017

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Fabiola Rivera-Irizarry, Jaime Fonseca-Miranda Yesenia Bruno-Laureano

Growth facilitation by the octocoral Gorgonia ventalina explains spatial difference in the population size structure of the common demosponge Ircinia felix Artículo de revista

Marine Biology Research, pp. 1-100, 2017.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs, demography, sponges

FJ Soto-Santiago A Mercado-Molina, Reyes-Maldonado Vélez Ruiz-Diaz Sabat K Y C A

Comparative demography of two common scleractinian corals: Orbicella annularis and Porites astreoides Artículo de revista

PeerJ, 5 , pp. 1-18, 2017.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

Filipa Godoy-Vitorino Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz, Abigail Rivera-Seda Juan Ramírez-Lugo S; Toledo-Hernández, Carlos

The microbial biosphere of the coral Acropora cervicornis in Northeastern Puerto Rico Artículo de revista

PeerJ, 10 (3717), pp. 15, 2017.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

Carlos Toledo-Hernández Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz, Liz Díaz-Vázquez Vanessa Santiago-Cárdenas Derick Rosario-Berrios Derek García-Almedina M N M; Roberson5, Loretta M

Comparison of chemical compounds associated with sclerites from healthy and diseased sea fan corals (Gorgonia ventalina) Artículo de revista

PeerJ, 10 (3677), pp. 9, 2017.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

Abimarie Otaño-Cruz Alfredo A. Montañez-Acuña, Valeria Torres-López Elix Hernández-Figueroa Edwin Hernández-Delgado M A

Effects of Changing Weather, Oceanographic Conditions, and Land Uses on Spatio-Temporal Variation of Sedimentation Dynamics along Near-Shore Coral Reefs Artículo de revista

Frontiers in Marine Science, 4 (249), pp. 1-17, 2017.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, coral reefs, Land-Based Source Pollution, Reef Restoration

Edwin A Hernandez-Delgado Jeiger L. Medina-Muñiz, Hernando Mattei José Norat-Ramírez

Unsustainable Land Use, Sediment-Laden Runoff, and Chronic Raw Sewage Offset the Benefits of Coral Reef Ecosystems in a No-Take Marine Protected Area Artículo de revista

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, 6 (2), pp. 292-333, 2017.

Resumen | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs, Reef Restoration

Rosado-Matías, Edwin Hernández-Delgado Bernard A J

Long-Lasting Impacts of Beach Renourishment on nearshore Urban Coral Reefs: a Glimpse of Future Impacts of Shoreline Erosion, Climate Change and Sea Level Rise Artículo de revista

Annals of Marine Biology and Research, 4 (1), pp. 1-17, 2017.

Resumen | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

a. of Soto-Santiago Francisco J., Mercado-Molina Alex Reyes-Maldonado Sabat Research Journal Environmental Sciences E K 2017 11 (2) 48-57

Physiological Response to Thermal Stress of the Caribbean Corals Orbicella annularis and Porites astreoides. Artículo de revista

Research Journal of Environmental Sciences , 11 (2), pp. 48-57, 2017, ISSN: 1819-3412.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral reefs

2016

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Claudia Patricia Ruiz-Diaz, Alberto Sabat M

Branching dynamics of transplanted colonies of the threatened coral Acropora cervicornis: Morphogenesis, complexity, and modeling Artículo de revista

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 482 , pp. 134-141, 2016.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, Reef Restoration

Carlos Toledo-Hernández Claudia Patricia Ruiz-Diaz, Luis Ramírez-Camejo Raiza Paniagua Alberto Sabat Loretta Roberson Paul Bayman M

The role of sclerites in the defense against pathogens of the sea fan Gorgonia ventalina (Octocorallia) Artículo de revista

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 483 , pp. 20-04, 2016.

Resumen | BibTeX | Etiquetas: defense, Gorgonia ventalina, pathogens, sclerites

Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz Carlos Toledo-Hernandez, Alex Mercado-Molina Maria Perez Alberto Sabat E E M

The role of coral colony health state in the recovery of lesions Artículo de revista

Peer J, PeerJ 4:e1531 , 2016.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral diseases, Coral Reef Decline, Gorgonia ventalina

Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz Carlos Toledo-Hernandez, Alex Mercado-Molina Alberto Sabat E M

Scraping and extirpating: two strategies to induce recovery of diseased Gorgonia ventalina sea fans Artículo de revista

Marine Ecology, 2016.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: coral diseases, Coral Reef Decline, Gorgonia ventalina

2015

Hernández-Delgado, Edwin A

The emerging threats of climate change on tropical coastal ecosystem services, public health, local economies and livelihood sustainability of small islands: Cumulative impacts and synergies Artículo de revista

Marine Pollution Bulletin, 101 (1), pp. 5-28, 2015.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Climate change, coral reefs

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz, Marıa Perez Ruber Rodrıguez-Barreras Alberto Sabat E M

Demography of the threatened coral Acropora cervicornis: implications for its management and conservation Artículo de revista

Coral Reefs, 34 (4), pp. 1113-1124, 2015.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, coral reefs, Reef Restoration

Juan L. Torres-Pérez Liane S. Guild, Roy Armstrong Jorge Corredor4 Anabella Zuluaga-Montero Ramón Polanco A

Relative Pigment Composition and Remote Sensing Reflectance of Caribbean ShallowWater Corals Artículo de revista

PlosONE, 2015.

Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, coral reefs, pigment

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Claudia P. Ruiz-Diaz, ; Sabat, Alberto M

Demographics and dynamics of two restored populations of the threatened reef-building coral Acropora cervicornis Artículo de revista

Journal for Nature Conservation , 24 , pp. 17-23, 2015.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, coral reefs, Coral transplantation, Fragment stabilization, Reef Restoration

2014

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Alfredo Montanez-Acuna, Ruber Rodri’guez-Barreras Roberto Colon-Miranda Geraldine Diaz-Ortega Neidibel Martinez-Gonzalez Sandra Schleier-Herna’ndez ; Sabat, Alberto M

Revisiting the population status of the sea urchin Diadema antillarum in northern Puerto Rico Artículo de revista

Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, (doi:10.1017/S002531541400188X), pp. 1-8, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Caribbean, coral reefs, Diadema antillarum, population recovery, Puerto Rico

Edwin A. Hernández-Delgado Alex E. Mercado-Molina, Pedro Alejandro-Camis Frances Candelas-Sánchez Jaime Fonseca-Miranda Carmen González-Ramos Roger Guzmán-Rodríguez Pascal Mège Alfredo Montañez-Acuña Iván Olivo Maldonado Abimarie Otaño-Cruz Samuel Suleimán-Ramos J S M A E

Community-Based Coral Reef Rehabilitation in a Changing Climate: Lessons Learned from Hurricanes, Extreme Rainfall, and Changing Land Use Impacts Artículo de revista

Open Journal of Ecology, 4 , pp. 918-944, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, Reef Restoration

Edwin A. Hernández-Delgado Carmen M. González-Ramos, ; Alejandro-Camis, Pedro J

Large-scale coral recruitment patterns on Mona Island, Puerto Rico: evidence of a transitional community trajectory after massive coral bleaching and mortality Artículo de revista

Revista Biologia Tropical, Vol. 62 (Supl.3 ), pp. 49-64, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Climate change, community trajectory, coral decline, coral recruitment, Mona Island, Puerto Rico, transitional state

Edwin A. Hernández-Delgado Alfredo Montañez-Acuña, Abimarie Otaño-Cruz ; Suleimán-Ramos, Samuel E.

Bomb-cratered coral reefs in Puerto Rico, the untold story about a novel habitat: from reef destruction to community-based ecological rehabilitation Artículo de revista

Revista Biologia Tropical, Vol. 62 ( Suppl. 3 ), pp. 183-200, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Benthic community structure, bombing impacts, community-based ecological rehabilitation, coral reefs, fish community structure, military activities, novel habitats

Díaz-Ortega, Geraldine; Hernández-Delgado, Edwin A

Unsustainable Land-Based Source Pollution in a Climate of Change: A Roadblock to the Conservation and Recovery of Elkhorn Coral Acropora palmata (Lamarck 1816) Artículo de revista

Natural Resources, 5 , pp. 561-581, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora palmata, Coral Reef Decline, Eutrophication, Land-Based Source Pollution

and Edwin A. Hernández-Delgado Manoj Shivlani, Alberto Sabat M

Ecosystem-Based and Community-Based Model Integration to Designate Coral Reef No-Take Marine Protected Areas: A Case Study from Puerto Rico Artículo de revista

Natural Resources, 5 , pp. 538-560, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Climate change, Community-Based Management, Fish Communities, Marine Protected Areas

Alex E. Mercado-Molina Claudia Patricia Ruiz-Diaz, ; Sabat, Alberto M

Survival, growth, and branch production of unattached fragments of the threatened hermatypic coral Acropora cervicornis Artículo de revista

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 457 , pp. 215-219, 2014.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, Asexual reproduction, Coral fragments, coral reefs, Fragment reattachment

Hernández-Delgado, Edwin A; Suleimán-Ramos, Samuel E

E.S.A. CORAL SPECIES LISTING: A ROADBLOCK TO COMMUNITY-BASED ENGAGEMENT IN CORAL REEF CONSERVATION AND REHABILITATION ACROSS THE U.S. CARIBBEAN? Artículo de revista

29 ( 1), pp. 11-15, 2014.

Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, CORAL SPECIES LISTING, Reef Restoration

2013

PROTOCOLO PARA LA PROPAGACIÓN Y LA RESTAURACIÓN DE POBLACIONES DEL CORAL CUERNO DE CIERVO, ACROPORA CERVICORNIS: ESTRATEGIAS DE BAJO COSTO DE LA SOCIEDAD AMBIENTE MARINO

Alex Mercado Molina Edwin A. Hernández Delgado, José Rivera Rivera Mayra Rivera Rivera Samuel Suleimán Ramos Iván Olivo Maldonado Jaime Fonseca Miranda Evelyn Rodríguez Inoa E E S A

PROTOCOLO PARA LA PROPAGACIÓN Y LA RESTAURACIÓN DE POBLACIONES DEL CORAL CUERNO DE CIERVO, ACROPORA CERVICORNIS: ESTRATEGIAS DE BAJO COSTO DE LA SOCIEDAD AMBIENTE MARINO Manual técnico

Sociedad Ambiente Marino 2013.

Resumen | Enlaces | BibTeX | Etiquetas: Acropora cervicornis, Protocolo, Reef Restoration