Publications:

Hickerson et al. 2012


scientific report | Proc 12th Int Coral Reef Symp | open access

Flower Garden Banks: A refuge in the Gulf of Mexico

Hickerson EL, Schmahl G, Johnston M, Nuttal M, Embesi J, Eckert R


Abstract

Keywords
Meta-data
Depth range
33- 40 m

Mesophotic “mentions”
2 x (total of 262 words)

Classification
* Presents original data
* Focused on `mesophotic` depth range
* Focused on `mesophotic coral ecosystem`

Fields
Biodiversity
Long-term monitoring
Community structure

Focusgroups
Overall benthic (groups)
Scleractinia (Hard Corals)

Locations
USA - Gulf of Mexico

Platforms
SCUBA (open-circuit or unspecified)

Author profiles
Ryan Eckert ( 2 pubs)