Program Info

Website
Region(s)
SE
Summary
Data collected January-June 2018 ~every 2 weeks at 4 sites located off of the Middle Keys, each with two replicate monitoring plots (ranging from 5 x 5m to 10 x 10m); data collected monthly since August 2018.
Parameters
Coral species (>10cm), Coral location, Size (L, W, H), # Tissue isolates, Old mortality (% affected), Recent mortality (% affected), Disease (% affected), Bleaching status
Notes
Application
These data provide information about the coral disease outbreak’s spatial progression along the reef tract, as well as small scale spatial epidemiology (within colony disease progression rates; inter- and intra-specific disease transmission rates).
Publications
Start
2018
End
2020
Frequency
Monthly
Method
1 m belt transects across monitoring plots ranging from 5m x 5m to 10m x 10m. In total there are 8 monitoring plots (2 replicates at each of 4 sites).
Discontinuity
Data Location
By Request
Data Format

Habitats
Coral/Coral Reef
SEACAR Citation
Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP); Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection (RCP); Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary; Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). (2018). Coral Disease Monitoring Sentinel Sites. Updated 12/14/2023. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://data.florida-seacar.org/programs/details/5040
Alternative Citation

indicates priority attributes

Contacts
Nicholas Parr

FKNMS Liaison/Program Consultant

Nicholas.Parr@FloridaDEP.gov

305-289-7083

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Coral/Coral Reef : Percent Cover 07/08/24 02:32 PM Download File - Coral - 5040.zip
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

Florida Keys NMS

Indicators

Indicator
Coral/Coral Reef - Community Composition
Coral/Coral Reef - Percent Cover

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On Details
Data Coral Disease Sentinel Plot Monitoring Metadata.xlsx 02/22/19 03:23 PM View Details
Data FWC Sentinel Site Data_TimeSeries0.csv 02/22/19 03:23 PM View Details
GIS 5040_Site Locations.xlsx 01/31/19 12:05 PM View Details
Logo DEP_logo_2019.png 04/08/19 01:57 PM View Details
Logo FWC logo.png 07/15/21 01:06 PM View Details
Protocols F4364-18-18-Final_508-Compliant.pdf 01/31/19 12:05 PM View Details
Protocols FRRP-DRM-In-Water-Protocol.pdf 01/31/19 12:05 PM View Details