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Depth Range Extension for the Misty Grouper Hyporthodus mystacinus Documented via Deep-Sea Landers throughout the Greater Caribbean.
Aldridge, S.E.; Dixon, O.F.L.; de Silva, C.; Kohler, J.K.; Shipley, O.N.; Phillips, B.T.;
Fernandes, T.F.; Austin, T.; Ormond, R.F.; Gore, M.A.; et al. Fishes 2024, 9, 114.
https://doi.org/10.3390/fishes9040114

Renewed occurrence of schooling scalloped hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini) and of great hammerhead (S. mokarran) sharks in the Cayman Islands.
Gore M, Kohler J, Ormond R, Gallagher A, Fernandes T, Austin T and Pattengill-Semmens C (2024). Front. Mar. Sci. 11:1347285. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2024.1347285

First records of the blurred lantern shark Etmopterus bigelowi from the Cayman Islands.
Gallagher AJ, Shipley ON, De Silva C, Kohler JK, Fernandes TF, Austin T, Ormond RF and Gore MA (2023). Western Atlantic. Front. Mar. Sci. 10:1165207. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2023.1165207

Individual residency behaviours and seasonal long-distance movements in acoustically tagged Caribbean reef sharks in the Cayman Islands
Kohler J, Gore M, Ormond R, Johnson B, Austin T (2023)
PLoS ONE 18(11): e0293884.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0293884

First estimates of population size and home range of Caribbean reef and nurse sharks using photo-identification and BRUVS. 
Johanna Kohler, Mauvis Gore, Rupert Ormond, and Timothy Austin (2023) Front. Mar. Sci. 10:1230896. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2023.1230896

Maintaining Reef Resilience: The Characteristics and Spatial Distribution of Fishing Pressure from the Recreational and Artisanal Fisheries of the Cayman Islands. Beth Henshall, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, School of Ocean Sciences, Bangor University, Wales. 2009

The Effect of Long Established Marine Protected Areas on the Resilience of Caymanian Coral Reefs.
Sarah Gall, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, School of Ocean Sciences, Bangor University, Wales. 2009

An Assessment of Caymanian Coral Reefs, Are the Long Established Marine No-Take Zones Enough?
Adam Barton, MRes Environmental Biology – University of St Andrews. 2010

Creating Environmental Risk Surfaces and Integrating Field Data with Conservation Targets for Goal Setting Purposes in Marxan – The Nature Conservancy Trip Report, 2011

Estimating Marine Reserve Effects through Quantification of Macro-Algal Biomass on a North-West Caribbean Coral Reef.
CroyMcCoy, Laura Richardson, John Russell Turner. Association of Marine Labs of the Caribbean 2011

Quantifying the Impacts of Recreational and Artisanal Fisheries in the Cayman Islands through the use of Socioeconomic Questionnaires.
Croy McCoy, Rhiannon Meier, John Russell Turner. Association of Marine Labs of the Caribbean 2011

Due to technology limitations, the report below is presented in five parts.

Recovery of Caymanian Reefs after a coral bleaching event; can Marine Parks help? Jessica Campbell, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, Bangor University. 2010 – PART 1

Recovery of Caymanian Reefs after a coral bleaching event; can Marine Parks help? Jessica Campbell, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, Bangor University. 2010 – PART 2

Recovery of Caymanian Reefs after a coral bleaching event; can Marine Parks help? Jessica Campbell, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, Bangor University. 2010 – PART 3

Recovery of Caymanian Reefs after a coral bleaching event; can Marine Parks help? Jessica Campbell, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, Bangor University. 2010 – PART 4

Recovery of Caymanian Reefs after a coral bleaching event; can Marine Parks help? Jessica Campbell, MSc Thesis – Marine Environmental Protection, Bangor University. 2010 – PART 5


Darwin Initiative to Enhance an Established Marine Protected Area System in the Cayman Islands:
Post-Project Annual Report 2014

Economic Value of Cayman’s Marine Environment and Protected Areas (External Link)

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