Documents in the NTIS Technical Reports collection are the results of federally funded research. They are directly submitted to or collected by NTIS from Federal agencies for permanent accessibility to industry, academia and the public.  Before purchasing from NTIS, you may want to check for free access from (1) the issuing organization's website; (2) the U.S. Government Printing Office's Federal Digital System website; (3) the federal government Internet portal; or (4) a web search conducted using a commercial search engine such as
Accession Number ADA478962
Title Documenting Hurricane Impacts on Coral Reefs Using Two-Dimensional Video-Mosaic Technology.
Publication Date Nov 2006
Media Count 7p
Personal Author A. C. Gleason B. E. Gintert D. Lirman D. Williams N. R. Gracias
Abstract Four hurricanes impacted the reefs of Florida in 2005. In this study, we evaluate the combined impacts of hurricanes Dennis, Katrina, Rita, and Wilma on a population of Acropora palmata using a newly developed video-mosaic methodology that provides a high ...
Keywords Accuracy
Acropora palmata
Benthonic zones
Coral reefs
High resolution
Reef framework damage
Tropical storms
Video mosaic technology

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 55C - Meteorological Data Collection, Analysis, & Weather Forecast
47D - Biological Oceanography
Corporate Author Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Miami, FL.
Document Type Journal article
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 0816
Contract Number NA17RJ1226 NA030AR00088

Science and Technology Highlights

See a sampling of the latest scientific, technical and engineering information from NTIS in the NTIS Technical Reports Newsletter

Acrobat Reader Mobile    Acrobat Reader