PErfECT “Photogrammetry, gEnetics, Ecology for red coral ConservaTion”

 

2018-06-07 Ignasi Montero (2018) defended his PdD entitled “Resilience of Long-lived Mediterranean gorgonians in a changing world: insights from Life History Theory and Quantitative Ecology”. PhD University of Barcelona. Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2018-03-06 The results of PErfECT have ben been published in Royer JP, Motasem Nawaf M, Merad D, Saccone M, Bianchimani O, Garrabou ,  Ledoux JB, Lopez-Sanz A, Drap P (2018) Photogrammetric Surveys and Geometric Processes to Analyse and Monitor Red Coral Colonies. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 6(2): 42

2018-02-01 The results of PErfECT have ben been published in Montero-Serra I, Linares C, Doak K, Ledoux JB, Garrabou J (2018) Strong linkages between depth, longevity and demographic stability across marine sessile species. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 285 (1873) :20172688

2017-12-10 The results of PErfECT have ben been presented at the European Coral Reef Symposium, Oxford 13-15 December 2017

2017-09-11 PErfECT activities published in article at Ça m’interesse journal

2017-07-14 Elisabeth Nebot finished her master entitled “Connectivity of red coral populations on the Catalan Coast”. Supervisor Dr.Jean-Baptiste Ledoux

2017-06-14 ICM-CSIC and LSIS a new field trip to the Réserve Naturelle de Scandola to conduct the planned photosampling on the red coral populations.

2017-04-25 Presentation of part of the results of PErfECT at  GIFT Workshop - The Mediterranean EGU General Assembly Viena (Austria)

2017-03-10 Presentation of the conservation status of red coral populations in the Catalan Coast. Insitut de Cìences del Mar-CSIC Barcelona (Spain)

2017-02-15 National Geographic publish an article based on the PErfECT results

2017-02-16  Àngela Olvera defended her TFG entitled "Estudi de la distribució, demografia i estat de conservació de les poblacions de corall vermell (Corallium rubrum L. 1758)" Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

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2018-06-07 Ignasi Montero (2018) defended his PdD entitled “Resilience of Long-lived Mediterranean gorgonians in a changing world: insights from Life History Theory and Quantitative Ecology”. PhD University of Barcelona. Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2018-03-06 The results of PErfECT have ben been published in Royer JP, Motasem Nawaf M, Merad D, Saccone M, Bianchimani O, Garrabou ,  Ledoux JB, Lopez-Sanz A, Drap P (2018) Photogrammetric Surveys and Geometric Processes to Analyse and Monitor Red Coral Colonies. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 6(2): 42

2018-02-01 The results of PErfECT have ben been published in Montero-Serra I, Linares C, Doak K, Ledoux JB, Garrabou J (2018) Strong linkages between depth, longevity and demographic stability across marine sessile species. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 285 (1873) :20172688

2017-12-10 The results of PErfECT have ben been presented at the European Coral Reef Symposium, Oxford 13-15 December 2017

2017-09-11 PErfECT activities published in article at Ça m’interesse journal

2017-07-14 Elisabeth Nebot finished her master entitled “Connectivity of red coral populations on the Catalan Coast”. Supervisor Dr.Jean-Baptiste Ledoux

2017-06-14 ICM-CSIC and LSIS a new field trip to the Réserve Naturelle de Scandola to conduct the planned photosampling on the red coral populations.

2017-04-25 Presentation of part of the results of PErfECT at  GIFT Workshop - The Mediterranean EGU General Assembly Viena (Austria)

2017-03-10 Presentation of the conservation status of red coral populations in the Catalan Coast. Insitut de Cìences del Mar-CSIC Barcelona (Spain)

2017-02-15 National Geographic publish an article based on the PErfECT results

2017-02-16  Àngela Olvera defended her TFG entitled "Estudi de la distribució, demografia i estat de conservació de les poblacions de corall vermell (Corallium rubrum L. 1758)" Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2017-01-15 The results of PErfECT have ben been published in Garrabou J, Sala E, Linares C, Ledoux JB, Montero-Serra I, Dominici JM, Kipson S, Teixidó N, Cebrian E, Kersting DK, Harmelin JG (2017) Re-shifting the ecological baseline for the overexploited Mediterranean red coral. Scientific Reports 7, 42404; doi: 10.1038/srep42404

2017-01-31 Àngela Olvera finished her Practicum II entitled "Comparació demogràfica de dues poblacins de corall vermell Corallium rubrum L 1758 a les Illes Medes i Scandola". Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2017-01-31 Àngela Olvera finished her Practicum II entitled "Estudi demogràfic de Corallium rubrum en tres poblacions de l’Àrea Marina Protegida de les Illes Medes". Supervisors Dr. Joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2017-01-18 The new module Red Coral for Arpenteur developed by LSIS is available

2017-01-09 Elisabeth Nebot started her master internship on the connectivity of red coral populations on the Catalan Coast. Supervisor Dr.Jean-Baptiste Ledoux

2016-10-24 First tests of the new module Red Coral for Arpenteur developed by LSIS

2016-10-13 ICM-CSIC and LSIS joint field trip to the Réserve Naturelle de Scandola to conduct the planned photosampling on the red coral populations.

2016-09-20 Carlota Ruiz finished her master entitled "Spatial population genetic structure in a pristine red coral population and conservation implications" Supervisor Dr. Jean Baptiste Ledoux and Dr. Cristina Linares

2016-09-07 Àngela Olvera finished her Practicum entitled "Estudi demogràfic de Corallium rubrum en tres poblacions de l’Àrea Marina Protegida de les Illes Medes". Supervisors Dr. joaquim Garrabou and Dr. Cristina Linares

2016-06-06 ICM-CSIC and UB joint field trips to the Parc Natural Montgrí, Illes Medes i Baix Ter to continue the characterization of red coral populations.

2016-05-05 PErfECT Plenary meeting at Institute of Marine Sciences CSIC in Barcelona (Spain)

2016-02-15 Àngela Olvera started her master on the analysis of red coral populations distribution and demographic structure. 

2016-02-09 PErfECT steering comitte meeting at LSIS lab in Marseille (France) to uptdate work plan for 2016

2016-01-11 Carlota Ruiz started her master on red coral population functioning analyzing partnership relationships in red coral populations

2015-09-14 Have a virtual dive with the 3D model of Palazzu red coral cave at the Résereve Naturelle Scandola (low resolution 3D model)

2015-08-10 Check the first results for a red coral population in the Medes Marine Protected Area (Catalonia, Spain)

2015-08-03 Check the first results for the red coral population at the Résereve Naturelle Scandola: Palazzu and Passe Palazzu 

2015-06-07 Field work at Réserve Naturelle de Scandola (Corsica). Image acquistion to obtain ortophotos and 3D of red coral populations.

2015-05-18 Field work at Medes Islands Marine Protected Area. Test of underwater equipment and image acquistion

2015-04-03 Getting ready for the first PErfECT field trip in the Medes Islands (Catalonia, Spain)

2015-03-19 Firsts tests in MedRecover's computers on the new Arpetenteur functionalities developed by the LSIS team

2015-02-04 Planning of PErfECT activities for the year 2015

Funding

PErfECT “Photogrammetry, gEnetics, Ecology for red coral ConseravTion” is a project funded by TOTAL Foundation and executed by the Laboratoire des Sciences de l’Information et des Systèmes (LSIS - UMR 7296 CNRS) from the Aix-Marseille University (France) in collaboration with the MedRecover research team (CSIC-UB, Spain).