Research

Current Research Interests

  • Naturally extreme coral environments, specifically mangrove habitats
  • Seawater carbonate chemistry
  • Coral reef restoration at high value sites
  • Water quality
  • Coral traits that facilitate survival during thermal stress events
  • Symbiont functional diversity and its role in the stability of the coral symbiosis
  • Coral calcification and skeletal properties
  • Coral physiology

Previous Research Projects

  • Coral recruitment into seagrass beds
  • The impact of SCUBA divers on coral reefs
  • Cohabitation of anemonefish when habitat (anemones) are limited
  • Juvenile Nassau grouper habitat selection