How much coral reef does the world have?

Aug. 4, 2015 by

How much coral reef does the world have? [link]

Robotic torpedoes help map our corals

May. 25, 2015 by

Robotic torpedoes help map our corals on Great Barrier Reef [link]

Daily grind shapes coral death

Jun. 4, 2014 by

The corals that build spectacular structures, like the Great Barrier Reef, can be killed in many different ways. Over the past few decades, the focus has been on extreme and rare events, such as tropical cyclones, thermal bleaching and outbreaks

Coral larvae time-lapse, like worms

May. 15, 2014 by

Like worms. Time-lapse footage from Tom Hata’s [link] larval settlement work at Lizard Island last coral spawning (November 2013).

Coral Trait Database beta two released

Mar. 24, 2014 by

The Coral Trait Database is a growing compilation of scleractinian coral life history trait, phylogenetic and biogeographic data. As of this post, there are 87,314 coral observations with 95,828 trait entries for 1,555 coral species in the database. Most of

Toni wins ACRS student presentation award

Sep. 6, 2013 by

Toni’s research on integrating coral life history trait data into species distribution models won a best student presentation award at the Australian Coral Research Society conference in Sydney last week.

Coral Trait Database beta

Aug. 27, 2013 by

The Coral Trait Database is a growing compilation of scleractinian coral life history trait, phylogenetic and biogeographic data. The database was initially a series of spreadsheet tables, but starting in 2013 this data is being transitioned into an online collaborative