Charlie Menza

Charlie Menza

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
United States
Email 247a03e95615da0bff1485a3bcc14fa9f85c1781eaa7c5921168f778f8dbe765
Www fec836ca290318f37dc3ecd481f22b98faf488d5ddef687807ca6b76d8e893ed
Research interests

  Please note that this section was automatically populated - and has not yet been edited by this user.

Charles Menza is a spatial ecologist and project leader at the Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment (CCMA). He has been with CCMA for nine years, and has worked on a variety of research projects to better understand the distribution of fish, seabirds, marine mammals and benthic habitats in coastal and marine ecosystems. His research has ranged from modeling the distribution of groundfish in support of bycatch avoidance strategies along the west coast, to identifying invasive species habitats in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, to developing long-term coral reef fish monitoring protocols in the Caribbean. A common thread in much of his work is the development of scientific products which were made to directly support coastal management decisions. Mr. Menza earned an M.S. in Zoology from the University of Toronto, and a B.S. in Biology and Environmental Sciences from McGill University.


  Please note that only publications relevant to mesophotic reefs are indexed.

10.1016   j.csr.2007.05.017 A deep reef in deep trouble
Menza C, Kendall M, Rogers C, Miller J
Cont Shelf Res 27:2224-2230 (2007)
Adobe pdf ff6e8bea21f0598930b59d2452bacbad49a13eb0fa773865059b4c2ed088a358
Open access small aa108fa7f478951c693af64a05bc4b46e6711dbb69a20809512a129d4d6b870f

10.15517   rbt.v56i0.5575 The deeper we go the less we know
Menza C, Kendall M, Hile S
Rev Biol Trop 56:11-24 (2008)
Adobe pdf disabled addd0070fc849240f18943197db4226a4caf211ae987143710823268485043aa

Research keywords
Research details (top 5 / category)
2  Community structure
1  Ecology

2  Scleractinia (Hard Corals)
1  Overall benthic (groups)

2  US Virgin Islands

2  Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)