Reports and Resources

Reports and Data

Executive Summary can be downloaded here: Executive Summary

Read our paper published May 10th, 2017 in PLOS! Atoll-scale patterns in coral reef community structure: Human signatures on Ulithi Atoll, Micronesia

A summary of our findings from 2011-2016 can be found here: Summary of Findings (2011-2016)

2016 Progress Report

Our 2015 Post Typhoon findings can be found here: Post Typhoon Assessments 2015

Read our 2016 publication – documenting unusual reefs here: Corallimorph and Montipora Reefs in Ulithi Atoll, Micronesia:documenting unusual reefs

Educational Materials

Reef and Fisheries Monitoring Handbook for the Ulithi Atoll and Yap Outer Islands is available here.

The Coral Reefs of the Yap Outer Islands Ecology Handbook is available here.

Previous Reports

The summary of our Outer Islands workshop is available here: Outer Islands Workshop Summary

Findings from the Outer Islands Marine Management Program Ulithi Atoll, Yap State, Federated States of Micronesia 2011-2014 is available here.

Ulithi’s Deep Reefs: Preliminary ROV Observations Report is available here.

preliminary assessments of MPAs on Yap based on brief surveys at the invitation of the community can be found here: Nimpal MCA Report and Tamil Reef Report (2012)

Fish Info

This section includes information about common fish that are caught in the outer islands, and materials education and outreach.  The coral reef ecology booklet is an overview of coral reef ecology, with references specifically to the Yap outer island (and in particular Ulithi) reefs.  The Monitoring handbook is a description of monitoring protocols the community can use, including data sheets.

Fish Info