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 testudium 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

Alleng, G.P. 1997. Coastal wetlands in Trinidad and Tobago—Status and Trends. Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas, 59pp.

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 Ocean 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 Ocean Basins

 

Coastal Dynamics

Bertrand, D., O’Brien-Delpesh, C., Gerald, L. and Romano, H. 1991. Coastlines of Trinidad and Tobago – A coastal stability perspective. In: Coastlines of the Caribbean. American Society of Civil Engineers. Coastal Zone ’91 the 7th Symposium on Coastal and Ocean Management, Long Beach, California, 1-16pp.

Hudson, D., Bachew S. and Williams, E. 1985. Sedimentological and Geophysical Studies in the Oropouche Bank Area, Gulf of Paria, Trinidad. Transactions of the 1st Geological Conference of the Geological Society of Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain, 66-77 pp.

Georges, C. and Oosdam, B.L. 1983. The characteristics and Dynamics of Tar Pollution on the beaches of Trinidad and Tobago. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 14, 170-178pp.

O’Brien, C. and Lawson, D. 1988. Nearshore Processes and Sedimentation at Queen’s and Richemond Bays, Tobago, West Indies. In: Transactions of the 11th Caribbean geological Conference, Barbados, 14:1-14:25pp.

O’Brien, C. 1993. Monitoring the Impacts of a Coastal Protection Structure on La Guira Bay, Tobago. In: Coastal Engineering Considerations in Coastal Zone Management. American Society of Civil Engineers. Coastal Zone ’93, the Eight Symposium on Coastal and Ocean Management, New Orleans, Louisiana, 258-273pp.

 

Engineering Geology

Maharaj, R.J. 1992. Cut-Slope Stability from the Western Northern Range, Trinidad, West Indies. Memoir II Latin American Symposium on Geological Risks in Urban Areas/II Columbian Seminar on Environmental Geology, Columbia, 207-224pp.

 

Physical Oceanography

Gopaul, N. and O’Brien-Delpesh, C. (In Press). The Use of the Nearshore Wave Model in Identifying Shoreline Change at Station Beach, La Brea, Trinidad. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Coastal Symposium. Special Issue 39 of the Journal of Coastal Research.

Gopaul, N. and Wolf, J. 1996. A numerical model of tidal and wind driven circulation in the Gulf of Paria. Journal of Caribbean Marine Studies, 23-40pp.

Neale, D.B. 1995. Observations of Solitary internal waves in the Boca de Monas, Dragon’s Mouth, Trinidad (the Remous phenomenon). Caribbean Marine Studies, 4: 11-19pp.

Neale, D., N. Gopaul, F.S. Teelucksingh and J. Wolf, 1995. Circulation in the Gulf of Paria: On-going studies on the Physical Oceanography of a Semi-enclosed Sea under the influence of the Orinoco River. Paper presented at the Chapman Conference on Circulation of the Intra-America Sea. January 22 -26, 1995. La parguera, Puerto Rico. IOC Workshop Report No.111 Annex III, 11p.

 

IMA Research Reports

Edwards, K. 1983. A preliminary description of the nearshore waters of the Gulf of Paria—Northwest Peninsula. Institute of Marine Affairs, Technical Report, 129pp.

Georges, C. 1983. A survey of Stranded Tar on Trinidad Beaches. Institute of Marine Affairs Research Report, 55pp.

Georges, C. 1984. The Impacts of Beach Sand Mining at Turtle Beach, Great Courland Bay, Tobago. Institute of Marine Affairs, Technical Report, 28pp.

Hassanali, K. 2009. Coastal Conservation Project: An Assessment of the Coral Reefs of Tobago. Institute of Marine Affairs Research Report, 83pp.3

Hoyte, P.Y. 1986. A preliminary description of currents in the nearshore waters of the Gulf of Paria—Diego Martin to Port of Spain. Institute of Marine Affairs, Research Report, 319pp.

Juman, R. A. and  Sookbir, S. 2006. Description of the present hydrological regime in the Godineau Swamp. Institute of Marine Affairs. Research Report, 32 pp.

Juman, R. A and Sookbir, S. 2006. Description of the present ecological characteristics of the Godineau Swamp. Institute of Marine Affairs. Research Report, 40 pp.

Juman. R. A. and James, K. 2006. An inventory of seagrass communities around Trinidad and Tobago. Institute of Marine Affairs. Research Report, 76pp.1

Juman, R. A. 2006. Seagrass Monitoring Programme for Trinidad and Tobago 2002-2004., Institute of Marine Affairs. Research Report, 31 pp.2

Juman, R. A. and Bejai, M. 2006. Beam Trawl Survey of the Seagrass Macro-faunal Community in William’s Bay, Chaguaramas. Institute of Marine Affairs. Draft Research Report.