Heron island coral reef cover and demographic data

Ortiz, Juan (2014): Heron island coral reef cover and demographic data. The University of Queensland. Dataset.

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Project name Detecting changes in coral reef environments in response to subtle disturbances: from organism to holobiont community responses
Project description
PhD research by Juan Carlos Ortiz, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland.
Contact name Ortiz, Juan
Contact email j.ortiz@uq.edu.au
Creator name Ortiz, Juan
Creator(s) role Chief Investigator
Dataset name Heron island coral reef cover and demographic data
Dataset description
Coral reef cover and demographic data for six study sites around the outer edge of the Heron Island reef crest. Sampling occurred in April 2006, April 2007, and March 2008. The data records the number and surface area of coral colonies of Pocillopora damicornis, Stylophora pistillata, Favia spp, and the genera Goniastrea and Favites. Total coral cover for each study site was also recorded.
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ANZSRC Field of Research (FoR) Code 0401 Atmospheric Sciences
06 Biological Sciences
040104 Climate Change Processes
04 Earth Sciences
0501 Ecological Applications
0602 Ecology
0502 Environmental Science and Management
05 Environmental Sciences
050101 Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
050204 Environmental Impact Assessment
050205 Environmental Management
050206 Environmental Monitoring
060205 Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
050211 Wildlife and Habitat Management
050209 Natural Resource Management
Language eng
Collection start date 2006-04-01
Collection end date 2008-05-01
Keyword Great Barrier Reef
Heron Island
Geographic co-ordinates

151.919440,-23.440498 151.910829,-23.440498 151.910829,-23.444151 151.919440,-23.444151 151.919440,-23.440498

Collection type Dataset
Publisher The University of Queensland
Publication Year 2014
Copyright notice 2014, The University of Queensland

Document type: Data Collection
Collection: Research Data Collections
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