PUBLISHED: McCarthy M, Colna K, El-Mezayen MM, Laureano-Rosario AE, Méndez-Lázaro P, Otis DB, Toro-Farmer G., Vega-Rodriguez M, Muller-Karger FE. 2017. Satellite Remote Sensing for Coastal Management: A Review of Successful Applications. Environmental Management. doi:10.1007/s00267-017-0880-x Vega-Rodriguez, M. 2016. Influence of water quality on stony coral diversity and net community productivity in the Florida Keys. PhD Dissertation. USF Scholar Commons.
Source: USF Channel and YouTube The University of South Florida’s College of Marine Science was one of the “first responders” to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010. From the first day of the blowout, the college’s scientists, researchers, staff and graduate students have been involved in tracking the
This video is awesome! See how the Center for Marine and Environmental Studies from the University of Virgin Islands and the Coral Reef Conservational Program from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) explores the bathymetry of the Caribbean sea and links this to fish spawning aggregations. Credits for this video is given entirely to:
This groundbreaking NRDC documentary explores the startling phenomenon of ocean acidification, which may soon challenge marine life on a scale not seen for tens of millions of years. The film, featuring Sigourney Weaver, originally aired on Discovery Planet Green. (Youtube.com) Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification