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Selection of Research Publications

Suggett DJ, Camp EF, Edmondson J, Boström‐Einarsson L, Ramler V, Lohr K, Patterson J (2019) Optimizing return‐on‐effort for coral nursery and out‐planting practices to aid restoration of the Great Barrier Reef. Restoration Ecology. In Press. (

Megan Morikawa, Stephen Palumbi. Using naturally occurring climate resilient corals to construct bleaching-resistant nurseries, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2019).

Anderssona AJ, Venn A, Pendleton L, Brathwaiteg A, Camp E, Cooley S, et al. (2019) Ecological and socioeconomic strategies to sustain Caribbean coral reefs in a high-CO world. Regional Studies in Marine Science, In Press. (

Lohr KE,  Khattri RB, Guingab-Cagmat J, Camp EF, Merritt ME, Garrett TJ et al. (2019) Metabolomic profiles differ among unique genotypes of a threatened Caribbean coral. Scientific Reports, 9, 6067. (

Camp EFSchoepf V, Mumby PJ, Hardtke LA, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Smith DJ, Suggett DJ (2018) The future of coral reefs subject to rapid climate change: Lessons from natural extreme environments. Frontiers in Marine Science. 5,4. (

Lohr, KE, Camp, EF, Kuzhiumparambil, U, Lutz, A, Leggat, W, Patterson, JT & Suggett, DJ 2019, ‘Resolving coral photoacclimation dynamics through coupled photophysiological and metabolomic profiling’, JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY, vol. 222, no. 8

Gardner, SG, Camp, EF, Smith, DJ, Kahlke, T, Osman, EO, Gendron, G, Hume, BCC, Pogoreutz, C, Voolstra, CR & Suggett, DJ 2019, ‘Coral microbiome diversity reflects mass coral bleaching susceptibility during the 2016 El Nino heat wave’, ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 938-956.




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