Navigation Links
Coral reef experts to present latest coral reef science during July symposium
Date:6/7/2012

The 12th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2012), the world's leading coral reef science conference held once every four years, will begin Monday, July 9, in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. The symposium will bring together 2,000 international scientists, policy makers, managers, and conservationists to present the latest findings on coral reef science and management. To share the knowledge and findings presented during the symposium, daily media briefings will be held for reporters who are in attendance, and accessibility to this information and to coral experts will be provided through an online media portal to journalists worldwide. In addition, journalists will be given daily updates on the groundbreaking presentations in science and management of coral reefs.

The current line-up of daily media briefings, which will include presentations and discussion by scientists and experts in the featured topic areas, follows. Please note: The following media briefing topics are confirmed but actual briefing titles, times and presenters will be announced at a later date. Additional media briefings may also be added.

Monday, July 9

The State of Coral Reefs: Leading coral experts present an overview of the state of coral reefs globally and what it will take to manage them sustainably. Briefing includes a discussion of a Consensus Statement on Climate Change and Coral Reefs signed by thousands of scientists worldwide and the expected outcomes from ICRS2012.

Lessons from the Great Barrier Reef: The best managed reef in the world has experienced many management successes, but it continues to face as many challenges. That's why the Great Barrier Reef today is a World Heritage Area, but is being considered by UNESCO for a designation as site "in danger." What can the world learn from efforts to protect the Great Barrier Reef?


'/>"/>

Contact: Jackie Marks
jmarks@gmail.com
301-495-9570
SeaWeb
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Florida Tech biological sciences professor earns $257,000 NSF grant to study coral diseases
2. Pacific islands may become refuge for corals in a warming climate, study finds
3. Under climate change, winners and losers on the coral reef
4. Corals could survive a more acidic ocean
5. Some corals like it hot: Heat stress may help coral reefs survive climate change
6. Preventing home invasions means fighting side-by-side for coral-dwelling crabs and shrimp
7. Declines in Caribbean coral reefs pre-date damage resulting from climate change
8. Rising ocean temperatures harm protected coral reefs
9. Global warming threat to coral reefs: Can some species adapt?
10. Worlds leading coral experts to gather in Australia
11. Breaking up isnt hard to do -- the secret lives of corals on dark and stormy nights
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/19/2014)... study that analyzed concentrations of African dust transported ... winter and spring. These research findings offer new ... quality impacts of African dust, including the climate ... occur from increased African dust emissions in the ... (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... already exist in different forms, they have not been ... production. Now researchers from the University of Surrey and ... common elastic bands with graphene, to create a flexible ... can be made cheaply. , Once treated, the ... with graphene - which imparts an electromechanical response on ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... a person,s gut may protect against or increase susceptibility ... human bacterial intestinal inflammation, according research published this week ... the American Society for Microbiology. The study also found ... to one,s gut bacteria composition. , "It has been ... microorganisms in the gut, can protect a person from ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Study of African dust transport to South America reveals air quality impacts 2What's in your gut? Certain bacteria may influence susceptibility to infection 2
... German . , FRANKFURT. Iron containing short nerve ... a magnetometer to measure the vector of the Earth magnetic ... compass, which shows the direction of the magnetic field lines. ... her husband Prof. Dr. Gnther Fleissner have discovered these structures ...
... sent to evaluate damage from the devastating magnitude-7 earthquake ... evidence of the fault that might have caused the ... help pinpoint the epicenter. , University of Washington civil ... that provided engineering support to the United States Southern ...
... terrain ranging from endless chains of mountains and isolated ... magma and other minerals from below Earth,s surface. This ... and the marine life it supports, is the spotlight ... Oceanography . These massive underwater mountains, or seamounts, ...
Cached Biology News:A magnetometer in the upper beak of birds? 2A magnetometer in the upper beak of birds? 3Earthquake engineers release report on damage in Haiti 2Earthquake engineers release report on damage in Haiti 3Seamounts reach a pinnacle in upcoming issue of Oceanography 2
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014 CSSi, the leader in patient ... the formation of the company,s Medical and Clinical Advisory ... of Dr. William E. Gannon, Jr. to ... The MCAB, with Dr. Gannon,s leadership, ... areas and set strategic goals for the advancement and ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014   Synthetic Biologics, Inc. ... anti-infective biologic and drug programs targeting specific pathogens ... that its novel C. difficile development ... Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy ... Synthetic Biologics, Senior Vice ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... Sales Horizons, a leader in sales training, today ... training course to help companies develop clinical staff ... the majority of their time on client sites – ... practice – providing support and education to both clinical ... believes clinical staff are and should be considered an ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... FL (Aug. 18, 2014) -- A new therapy ... Florida (USF) Morsani College of Medicine and Columbia ... life-threatening complications of interventional cardiovascular disease treatment. ... that the novel molecular therapy could selectively inhibit ... following a medical procedure using a balloon catheter ...
Breaking Biology Technology:CSSi Appoints Dr. William E. Gannon, Jr. to Newly Formed Medical and Clinical Advisory Board 2CSSi Appoints Dr. William E. Gannon, Jr. to Newly Formed Medical and Clinical Advisory Board 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Late-Breaking Poster Presentation for C. difficile Program at 54th ICAAC 2Synthetic Biologics Announces Late-Breaking Poster Presentation for C. difficile Program at 54th ICAAC 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Late-Breaking Poster Presentation for C. difficile Program at 54th ICAAC 4Sales Horizons Launches a New Online Sales Training Course for MedTech Clinical Staff to Develop Their Sales Skills 2Sales Horizons Launches a New Online Sales Training Course for MedTech Clinical Staff to Develop Their Sales Skills 3Selective therapy may improve artery repair after interventional cardiovascular procedures 2Selective therapy may improve artery repair after interventional cardiovascular procedures 3
... question asked by state legislators who must pass judgment on ... it?" The second is, "How will it help Wisconsin ... Wisconsin Institute for Discovery is providing some straightforward, and exciting, ... on the UW-Madison campus with half public money and half ...
... in decidedly unromantic spots like little beige offices and ... equity firm Mason Wells , he is the ... its IT venture capital to unknown startups with huge ... events such as the recent Fusion CEO-CIO Symposium ...
... Mozilla Foundation, is offering beleagured e-mail users an alternative, ... of Firefox, the open-source Web browser whose launch included ... the open-source e-mail program Thunderbird reached its 1.0 version ... that makes it easy to focus on mail. ...
Cached Biology Technology:How the Institute for Discovery will help Wisconsin 2How the Institute for Discovery will help Wisconsin 3Successful Wisconsin VC sets sights on data integration and mass storage 2Successful Wisconsin VC sets sights on data integration and mass storage 3Google and Mozilla e-mail apps offer more space, escape from viruses 2Google and Mozilla e-mail apps offer more space, escape from viruses 3
Goat polyclonal to MLH3 Immunogen: Synthetic peptide: RQSLQQSMPPCEPP (Human) from C Terminus of the protein sequence according to NP_055196....
IRF7 Immunogen: Synthetic peptide corresponding to residues E(463) G T Q R E G V S S L D S S S(477) of human IRF7. Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
Rabbit polyclonal to NMDAR1 e/f/g/h ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Rabbit polyclonal to TetR ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Synthetic peptide: AQKLGVEQPTLYWHVKNKR, corresponding to amino acids 31 - 49 of TetR...
Biology Products: