CARICOMP

  • CARICOMP, 1997a. Caribbean Coastal Marine Productivity (CARICOMP): A research and monitoring network of marine Laboratories, parks and reserves. In: Proceedings 8th International Coral Reef Symposium (Lessios, H. A. & MacIntyre, I. G. eds.) 1:641-646.
  • CARICOMP, 1997b. Structure and Productivity of mangrove forest in the Greater Caribbean Region. In: Proceedings 8th International Coral Reef Symposium (Lessios, H. A. & MacIntyre, I. G. eds.) 1:669-672.
  • CARICOMP, 1997c. Variation in Ecological parameters of Thalassia testudinum across the Caricomp Network. In: Proceedings 8th International Coral Reef Symposium (Lessios, H. A. & MacIntyre, I. G. eds.) 1:663-668.
  • CARICOMP, 1997d. Meteorological and Oceanographic Characterisation of Coral Reef, Seagrass and Mangrove Habitats in the Wider Caribbean. In Proceedings 8th International Coral Reef Symposium (Lessios, H. A. & MacIntyre, I. G. eds.) 1:657-662.
  • Laydoo, R.S., Bonair, K. & Alleng, G. 1998. Buccoo Reef and Bon Accord Lagoon, Tobago, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. In: Caribbean Coastal Marine Productivity (CARICOMP) Coral Reef, Seagrass, and Mangrove Site Characteristics (Kjerfve, B. ed.). UNESCO, Paris, 345pp

COASTAL MONITORING
Books

  • Juman, R. A. (2009). Wetlands of Trinidad and Tobago. Book published by the Institute of Marine Affairs, Hilltop Lane, Chaguaramas
  • Juman R. A and Hassanali K. H. (in press). Mangrove Conservation in Trinidad and Tobago In: Gleason, G and Victor, T. R (Eds.) Mangrove Ecosystems: Biogeography, Genetic Biodiversity, and Conservation Stragies. Nova Publishing, NY

Journal Articles

  • Juman R. A. and Ramsewak, D. (In print). The Status of Mangrove Forests in Trinidad and Tobago. Caribbean Journal of Science
  • Juman, R.A and Ramsewak, D. 2013. Land cover changes in the Caroni Swamp Ramsar Site, Trinidad (1942 and 2007): implications for management. J Coastal Conserv Volume 17:133-141
  • Juman, R., Bacon, P. & Gerald, L. 2002 Caroni Basin Case Study, Caribbean Basins, LOICZ (Land-Ocean Interaction in the Coastal Zone) Global Change Assessment and Synthesis of River Catchment/Island-Coastal Sea Interaction and Human Dimensions; with a desktop study of Oceania Basins
  • Juman, R. & Bacon, P. 2002 Buccoo Reef Case Study, Caribbean Basins, LOICZ (Land-Ocean Interaction in the Coastal Zone) Global Change Assessment and Synthesis of River Catchment/Island-Coastal Sea Interaction and Human Dimensions; with a desktop study of Oceania Basins
  • Hoetjes, P., Lum Kong, A., Juman, R., Miller, M., DeMeyer, K. & Smith, A. 2002. Status of coral reefs in the eastern Caribbean, the OECS, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados and the Netherlands Antilles. In: C. Wilkinson (ed.) Status of Coral Reefs in the World. Australian Institute of Marine Science.
  • Juman, R. 2005. The Structure and Productivity of the Thalassia testudinum community in the Bon Accord Lagoon, Tobago. Proceeding of the Association of Marine Laboratories in the Caribbean (AMLC) 31st Scientific Meeting in Trinidad, July 14-18th 2003. Revista
  • Juman, R. 2005. Biomass, litterfall and Decomposition rates for the fringed Rhizophora mangle forest lining the Bon Accord Lagoon, Tobago. Proceeding of the Association of Marine Laboratories in the Caribbean (AMLC) 31st Scientific Meeting in Trinidad, July 14-18th 2003. Revista

Research Reports

  • Juman, R. A. & Ramsewak, D. 2012 Land cover changes in the Caroni Swamp (1942-2007). Research Report. Institute of Marine Affairs, Hilltop Lane, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. A. & Ramsewak, D. 2010. The state of mangrove forests in Trinidad and Tobago. Research Report, Institute of Marine Affairs, Hilltop Lane, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. A. & Bejai, M. 2008. Beam Trawl Survey of the Seagrass Macro-faunal Community in William’s Bay, Chaguaramas. Research Report, Institute of Marine Affairs, Hilltop Lane, Chaguaramas
  • Cambers, G., Claro, R., Juman, R. and Scott, S. (2009) Climate Change Impacts on Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Working Group Paper for the Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Insular Caribbean (CCBIC) Project, Caribbean Natural Resources Institute, Trinidad and Tobago
    Alleng G.P. 1997 Coastal wetlands in Trinidad and Tobago- Status and Trends. Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas, 59pp.
    Juman, R. and Sookbir, S. 2006. Preliminary Assessment of the Ecological Status of the Godineau Swamp-Vegetation Component. Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. and Sookbir, S. 2006. Description of the present hydrological regime in the Godineau Swamp. Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. A. 2012 Land use impacts on Thalassia testudinum dominated seagrass communities around Trinidad and Tobago. Research Report. Institute of Marine Affairs, Hilltop Lane, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. 2006. An inventory of the seagrass communities around Trinidad and Tobago. Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas
  • Juman, R. 2006. Development and Implementation of a Seagrass Monitoring Programme for Trinidad and Tobago (2002-2004). Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas

Coral Reefs

  • Alemu I, J.B. (8)]; McClanahan T.R., Donner S.D., Maynard J.A., MacNeil M.A., Graham N.A.J., et al. (2012) Prioritizing Key Resilience Indicators to Support Coral Reef Management in a Changing Climate. PLoS ONE 7(8): e42884.
  • Alemu I, J.B., and Clement Y (2012) Status of Coral reefs of Tobago 2012. Institute of Marine Affairs. Chaguaramas
  • Alemu I, J.B., and Clement Y (2011) Status of Coral reefs of Tobago 2011. Institute of Marine Affairs. Chaguaramas
  • Alemu I, J.B., and Clement Y (2011) Status of Coral reefs of Tobago 2010. Institute of Marine Affairs. Chaguaramas
  • Alemu I, J.B. (2010). A preliminary investigation into the 2010 coral bleaching event at Speyside, Tobago. International Year of Biodiversity Research Poster and paper Symposium.
    Alemu I, J.B. (2010). Draft Tobago Coral Bleaching Response Plan. Institute of Marine Affairs. Under review
  • Hassanali, K H. 2008. An assessment of coral reefs around Tobago, Chaguaramas: Institute of Marine Affairs.
  • Laydoo, R. S., 1985 (a) TheFore reef Slopes of the Buccoo Reef Complex, Tobago. Technical Report, Trinidad: Institute of Marine Affairs.
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(b). Coral reefs at Man-O-War, Tobago. Chaguaramas: Institute of Marine Affairs. 38 pp.
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(c). Coral reefs at Culloden Bay, Tobago. Chaguaramas: Institute of Marine Affairs. 25 p
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(d). Coral reefs at Arnos Vale, Tobago. Chaguaramas: Institute of Marine Affairs. 21 p.
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(e). Coral reefs at Speyside, Tobago. Chaguaramas: Institute of Marine Affairs. 39 p.
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(f). Inference of a ‘White Band’ epidemic in the elk-horn coral Acropora palamata (Lamarck) populations in Tobago, West Indies. Institute of Marine Affairs. 11p.
  • Laydoo, R.S. 1985(g). In-situ observations on stages of Diadema antillarium mass mortality in Tobago, West Indies. Carenage: Institute of Marine Affairs. 4 pp
  • Laydoo, R. S. 1986. Impact of tropical storm ‘Danielle’ on the beach and coral reefs of Tobago- A Preliminary assessment. Institute of Marine Affairs. 13pp.