Coral Seas Projects
Development of coral reef biological response signatures using stressor, exposure and response indicators - a new approach for coral reef monitoring and assessment - Washington, DC (1998-present) - United States Environmental Protection Agency
bullet Produced coral reef biocriteria program feasibility study
bullet Produced research strategy for creating coral reef indexes of biotic integrity
bullet Produced coral reef habitat classification framework for diagnostic monitoring
bullet Produced coral reef reference condition analysis for diagnostic monitoring
bullet Produced framework for the development of coral reef biological response signatures
bullet Authored journal papers on coral reef indexes of biotic integrity, development of biological criteria for coral reef ecosystems and the use of coral reef indicator species
Tolerance limits for hard corals off Singapore - Singapore (2004) - DHI Inc
bulletProduced study on tolerance limits for hard corals for an environmental impact assessment
Joint EPA/NOAA/USGS Workshop on Assessing Pollution Stress on Coral Reefs - Honolulu, Hawaii (2004)
bulletProduced workshop background paper on Indicators of pollution stress on coral reefs: available and potential tools for monitoring and assessment
bulletGuest speaker: Diagnostic monitoring: indexes of biotic integrity for coral reefs
International Society for Reef Studies, 10th International Coral Reef Symposium - Okinawa, Japan (2004)
bulletMini-symposium Chairman: Diagnostic monitoring and assessment of coral reefs: studies from around the world
Healthy Mesoamerican Reef Workshop - Miami, Florida (2004)
bulletGuest speaker: Translating complex data into usable information and tools for management: creating coral reef indexes of biotic integrity
Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Lecture Series - Washington, DC (2004)
bulletGuest speaker: Applied taxonomy - three new tools for coral reef management: a quantitative key to the Poritidae off Belize, a coral reef index of biotic integrity using benthic invertebrates, and a coral damage index
Coral reef monitoring and assessment guidelines - for the new Egyptian environmental impact assessment regulations - Cairo, Egypt and Washington, DC (2003) - PA Consulting (Red Seas Sustainable Tourism Initiative)
bullet Produced coral reef monitoring and assessment guidelines for the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency and the Tourist Development Agency
bullet Produced scientific paper for publication in the Journal of Sustainable Tourism on: A quantitative damage assessment of diving sites in the Egyptian Red Sea during a period of severe anchor damage: a baseline for restoration and sustainable tourism management
bullet Invited speaker: Sustainable Tourism and the Environment 2003 Conference, Cairo, Egypt
Development of a Process Model for the United States Coral Reef Task Force - Washington, DC (2002) - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/National Fish and Wildlife Association
bullet Created a Process Model that helps prioritize needs, improve coordination and report progress
Environmental Impact Statement for the Calypso Natural Gas Pipeline Project - Fort Lauderdale, FL to Freeport, Grand Bahama (2001) - ENTRIX Inc
bullet Produced EIS sections on sensitive marine communities
International Society for Reef Studies, 9th International Coral Reef Symposium: Bali, Indonesia (2000)
bullet Mini-symposium Chairman: Monitoring and assessment of coral reefs: studies from around the world
Marine and Coastal Protected Areas: A Guide for Planners and Managers (Third Edition) - Washington, DC (2000) - IUCN
bullet Authored Chapter 12 on Montego Bay, Jamaica: A Marine Park Under NGO Management
USAID Water IQC - Global (1999) - ARD Inc.
bullet Coral reef ecosystem water quality consultant
ICZM decision support modeling for coral reef ecosystems: Curacao, The Maldives and Montego Bay, Jamaica - Washington, DC (1998 - 2000) - The World Bank
bullet Provided ICZM technical assistance to World Bank decision support modeling staff
bullet Chapter 1 & 2 author for World Bank book on ICZM decision support modeling for coral reef ecosystems (www.worldbank.org/publication)
bullet Authored journal papers on ICZM decision support modeling for coral reef ecosystems
bullet ICZM decision support modeling workshop speaker, Montego Bay, Jamaica
ReefFix Coral Reef Ecosystem Restoration - Montego Bay Jamaica (1998) - The World Bank
bullet Produced GEF grant request for ReefFix coral reef restoration demonstration project
bullet Authored journal papers on the ReefFix coral reef ecosystem restoration program
Reefs At Risk - Washington, DC (1998) - World Resources Institute
bullet Provided technical assistance and was a contributing author of the Red Sea Riviera profile (http://www.wri.org/indictrs/reefrisk.htm)
Jason Project Voyage IX Bermuda, Monterey Bay, and Mexico's Sea of Cortez - Washington, DC (1998) - National Geographic Society
bullet Guest scientist at the marine education Jason Project primary interactive network site
Coastal Water Quality Improvement Project - Jamaica (1998) - ARD Inc.
bullet Coral reef ecosystem water quality consultant
East Caicos Development Program - Turks & Caicos Islands (1998) - EDAW Inc.
bullet Strategic environmental assessment team member
Environmentally Sustainable Tourism Project (EST) - Hurghada, Egypt (1996-1997) - Winrock International
bullet Produced best practices handbook for Egypt Tourist Development Authority resort sites
bullet Produced Wadi Jemal and Shaagra Tourism Center Development Plan and Strategic Environmental Assessment
bullet Produced Nabq Tourism Center Development Plan and Strategic Environmental Assessment
bullet Conducted rapid ecological assessment of 48 Hurghada and Safaga diving sites
bullet Drafted Red Sea Islands Protectorate Enforcement, Dive Site Management, Administration and Diving Safety Action Plans
bullet Provided mooring buoy location recommendations
Caribbean Marine Environment Center - Silver Spring, MD (1997) - USAID/NOAA
bullet Authored Caribbean Marine Environment Center Options Paper
Montego Bay Marine Park - Montego Bay, Jamaica (1996-1997) - DEMO Project, Technical Support Services, Inc./USAID - Drafted Montego Bay Marine Park Management Plan
bullet Produced zoning plan for Montego Bay Marine Park
bullet Drafted Park enforcement strategy, including training and operational improvements
bullet Provided plan for cost recovery and revenue generation to Park Trust Board
bullet Provided technical assistance to Montego Bay Marine Park Trust on coastal water quality issues
bullet Directed mapping of land-based sources of pollution affecting Montego Bay Marine Park
bullet Drafted work plan for Park Scientific Officer and Education Coordinator
bullet Developed strategic plan for Montego Bay Marine Park Trust
bullet Drafted Montego Bay Marine Park Operations & Financing Plan (Business Plan)
bullet Provided on-the-job training for Montego Bay Marine Park staff
bullet Provided mentoring to Montego Bay Marine Park staff and assessed staff management potential - Guest speaker: World Bank Coral Reef Management Workshop (Feb. 6-8, 1997 Montego Bay)
Red Sea Marine Peace Park - Aqaba, Jordan and Eilat, Israel (1996-1997) - USAID/NOAA
bullet Provided ICZM technical assistance to the Aqaba Region Authority South Coast Tourist Area
bullet Produced Red Sea Marine Peace Park regulations and zoning plan
bullet Authored Red Sea Marine Peace Park and Gulf of Aqaba Research & Monitoring Action Plan
bullet Supervised Red Sea Marine Peace Park Research & Monitoring Workshop
bullet Supervised Red Sea Marine Peace Park staff training
bullet Provided mooring buoy installation training for Aqaba Region Authority personnel
bullet Coordinated binational Red Sea Marine Peace Park management efforts between Jordan & Israel
bullet Facilitated International Coral Reef Initiative Middle-East Regional Workshop
Miskito Coast Marine Reserve - Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua (1996) - USAID/NOAA
bullet Conducted coral reef ecosystem rapid ecological assessment and made voucher coral collection
bullet Provided marine reserve and coastal zone management recommendations
bullet Trained reserve staff
Jason Project Voyage VII Key Largo Florida - Washington, DC (1996) - National Geographic Society
bullet Guest scientist at the marine education Jason Project primary interactive network site
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