Resource Description: NODC Accession Number 0001470
Dr. Charles Birkeland, U.S. Geological Survey, and Dr. David Fisk, consultant, Unpublished material, Status of Coral Communities in American Samoa: A Re-survey of Long-term Monitoring Sites in 2002 (NODC Accession 0001470).
Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration,Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources, American Samoa Government
The principle objective was to assess the status of coral communities and to provide detailed analysis of temporal change between the initial baseline coral survey of 1995 and the present survey of 2002. A second objective was to recommend areas for future consideration for inclusion into Marine National Parks.
Fisk, David, and Birkeland, Charles, 2002, Status of Coral Communities in American Samoa: Department of Maine and Wildlife Resources, American Samoa Government.
Mundy, C., 1996, A Quantitative Survey of the Corals of American Samoa.
Green, A., 2002, Re-Survey of Fish and Macro Invertebrates in Long Term Monitoring Sites of American Samoa.
Zar, J. H. , 1984, Biostatistical Analysis: Prentice-Hall International Editions, New Jersey.
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