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References Cited

Collette, B., J.T. Williams, C.E. Thacker and M.L. Smith. 2003. Shore fishes of Navassa Island, West Indies: a case study on the need for rotenone sampling in reef fish biodiversity studies. Aqua 6(3):89-131.

Field Guide to Western Atlantic Coral Diseases and Other Causes of Coral Mortality.Text and photographs: Andrew Bruckner of NOAA Fisheries

Grace, M., Bahnick, M. and L. Jones. 2001. A preliminary study of the marine biota at Navassa island, Caribbean sea Marine Fisheries review, 62 (2):43-48. (NEW)

Miller, M.W (ed.) 2003. Status of reef resources of Navassa Island: Cruise report Nov. 2002. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-501, 119 pp.

Miller, M.W., C.L. Gerstner. 2002. Reefs of an uninhabited Caribbean Island: fishes, benthic habitat, and opportunities to discern reef fishery impact. Biol. Conserv. 106:37-44.

Miller, M.W., D.B. McClellan, and C. Begin. 2003. Observations on fisheries activities at Navassa Island. Marine Fisheries review 65:43-49.

Miller, M., J. Schwager, D. McClellan, M. Vermeij, and D. Williams. 2005. The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of Navassa Island. Pp 135-149. In: J. Waddell (ed.), The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of the United States and Pacific Freely Associated States: 2005. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 11. NOAA/NCCOS Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment’s Biogeography Team. Silver Spring, MD. 522 pp.

Piniak G. A., C. M. Addison, B. P. Degan, A. V. Uhrin and T. S. Viehman. 2006. Characterization of Navassa National Wildlife Refuge: A preliminary report for NF-06- 05 (NOAA ship Nancy Foster, April 18-30, 2006). NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS #38. 48 p.

Powell, R. 1999. Herpetology of Navassa Island, West Indies. Caribbean Journal of Science 35(1-2):1-13.

Proctor, G. R. 1959. Observations on Navassa Island. Geonotes, Quarterly Journal of the Jamaica Group Geologic Association Volume II, Part 2:49-51.

Sandin, S.A. 2003. Reef fish trophic analysis from Navassa Island: Exploring biotic and anthropogenic factors. Pp. 43-56. InMiller, M.W (ed.). Status of reef resources of Navassa Island. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-501.

Steiner, W., and J. Swearingen. 1999. Entomology on Navassa Island. Project Update for Smithsonian Institution Department of Entomology. (January). 2 pp.

Swearingen , J.M. 1999. Notes from Abroad. Natural history on a little-known island: Cracking Navassa's oyster. NPS National Capital Region, Natural Resource and Science Services, Center for Urban Ecology, Washington, D.C.;Park Science Vol. 19 (2) December 1999.

Interesting Web Sites

Photo tour of Navassa. U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Coastal and Marine Geology Program

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Navassa: National Wildlife Refuge

New York Botanical Garden: checklist of vascular plants of Navassa Island

New York Botanical Garden: Flora of Navassa Island Project

Wikipedia Facts on Navassa Island

U.S. Department of Interior facts on Navassa Island

CIA-The world factbook: Navassa Island

Flags of the World Web Site: Navassa Island (U.S. Minor Outlying Islands)

Navassa Island facts

NOAA's National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS): Navassa Cruise 2006.

Zanoni, T.A. and W.R. Buck. 1999. Navassa Island and Its Flora. 2. Checklist of the Vascular Plants. Brittonia, Vol. 51, No. 4. (Oct. - Dec., 1999), pp. 389-394.