French Polynesia Field Work

Lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris) on the fore reef of Moorea Grazing bullethead parrotfish (Chlorurus spilurus)The Pile topside before assessing coral bleaching in May 2016Post-doc, Andy Shantz drilling holes to attach herbivore exclosuresView from our surface interval on the North shore of MooreaPost-doc, Jake Allgeier, fishing for crepuscular species in the lagoonBooby that hopped aboardStart of summer 2016 crewFish excretion station at Gump Research Station, Mooreasnowflake moray eel (Echidna nebulosa). photo cred: Cory FuchsResearcher, Tom Adam, installing exclosures on the fore reefDamselfish (Dascyllus) in an anemone in the lagoon. photo cred: Cory Fuchs