Top-Down Trophodynamics

EPA Grant Number: R828020C003
Subproject: this is subproject number 003 , established and managed by the Center Director under grant R828020
(EPA does not fund or establish subprojects; EPA awards and manages the overall grant for this center).

Center: National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (NCORE)
Center Director: McManus, John W.
Title: Top-Down Trophodynamics
Investigators: Cowen, Robert , Paddack, . , Sponaugle, Susan
Institution: University of Miami
EPA Project Officer: Packard, Benjamin H
Project Period: December 15, 1999 through December 14, 2003
RFA: National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (1999) RFA Text |  Recipients Lists
Research Category: Congressionally Mandated Center , Targeted Research

Objective:

Abstract currently not available.

Supplemental Keywords:

RFA, Scientific Discipline, Geographic Area, Water, ECOSYSTEMS, Ecosystem Protection/Environmental Exposure & Risk, estuarine research, Nutrients, Aquatic Ecosystems & Estuarine Research, Water & Watershed, State, Aquatic Ecosystem, Aquatic Ecosystems, algal blooms, Environmental Monitoring, Terrestrial Ecosystems, Ecological Monitoring, Ecological Risk Assessment, Ecology and Ecosystems, Watersheds, marine ecosystem, nutrient supply, wetlands, coastal ecosystem, nutrient transport, bloom dynamics, coastal resources, coastal watershed, coral reefs, estuaries, nutrient sensitive ecosystems, nutrient concentrations, estuarine integrity, Florida Keys, marine biology, watershed sustainablity, nutrient flux, algal growth, coastal environments, nutrient kinetics, esturarine eutrophication, nutrient stress, coral reef ecosystem integrity, environmental indicators, environmental stress, water quality, coastal ecosystems, nutrient cycling, watershed sustainablility, coral reef communities, ecological indicators, Florida, ecosystem stress, watershed assessment, trophic interactions, ecological research, watershed restoration, FLA

Progress and Final Reports:

  • 2000
  • 2001 Progress Report
  • 2002
  • Final

  • Main Center Abstract and Reports:

    R828020    National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (NCORE)

    Subprojects under this Center: (EPA does not fund or establish subprojects; EPA awards and manages the overall grant for this center).
    R828020C002 Nutrient Cycling and Algal Productivity in the Florida Keys
    R828020C003 Top-Down Trophodynamics
    R828020C004 Physical Oceanographic Studies
    R828020C005 Impacts of Nutrients on Reefs in the Florida Keys