Mesophotic.org is an on-line resource database that serves as a central repository for scientific information on the oceans' mesophotic zone.

 This is a beta release of the new website. Apologies for the inconvenience, but for now expect some (=lots of) bugs & mistakes!



Website updates

08-Jul-16  Added 6 new publications

17-Jun-16  Uploaded beta version for ICRS

15-Jun-16  Imported metadata (not yet QC)

Database
311Publications
82Conference abstracts
198People
181Locations
699Coordinates
75Locations
Depth range
Publications over time

 Tip: To contribute posts simply use the #mesophotic handle in Twitter

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Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
Did our first deep dive in #mesophotic Palau today, incredible diversity! #CASfieldnotes tweet

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Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
I grew up watching @GloboReporter and talked to them about #mesophotic reefs today! #casfieldnotes tweet

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Heidi Burdett  @HLBurdett
#PhD with me @LyellCentre & @univofstandrews: #carbon cycling in the #mesophotic! Open to all Deadline 31st Jan 2017 tweet



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Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
#Mesophotic diving team from @calacademy surveys hurricane impact on coral reefs tweet

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 Have we missed anything? Please let us know!

10.1016   j.csr.2016.10.003

High coral cover on a mesophotic, subtropical island platform at the limits of coral reef growth
Linklater M, Carroll AG, Hamylton SM, Jordan AR, Brooke BP, Nichol SL, Woodroffe CD (2016) Cont Shelf Res

10.1038   srep34077

Demographic and reproductive plasticity across the depth distribution of a coral reef fish
Goldstein ED, D’Alessandro EK, Sponaugle S (2016) Sci Rep