The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of Puerto Rico

@inproceedings{GarcaSais2008TheSO,
  title={The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of Puerto Rico},
  author={Jorge R. Garc{\'i}a-Sais and Richard S. Appeldoorn and Tim A. Battista and L. I. de Bauer and Andy M. Bruckner and Chris Caldow and Lisamarie Carrubba and Jorge E. Corredor and Ernesto D{\'i}az and Craig Lilyestrom and Graciela Garc{\'i}a-Moliner and Edwin A. Hern{\'a}ndez-Delgado and Charles Menza and Julio M. Morell and Anthony S Pait and Jorge Sabater and Ernesto Weil and Ernest Williams and Stephanie Williams},
  year={2008}
}
INTRODUCTION AND SETTING The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is comprised of a number of islands in the northern Caribbean, including the island of Puerto Rico and offshore islands such as Culebra, Vieques, Monito, and Desecheo (Figure 3.1). The following information adds to the comprehensive overview of Puertorrican reefs provided in the previous edition of this report (García-Sais et al., 2005). The coral reef ecosystem in Puerto Rico is a complex mosaic of interrelated habitats, including… CONTINUE READING

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