[Coral-List] Caribbean Lionfish web portal now opens !

Franck Gourdin franck.gourdin.carspaw at guadeloupe-parcnational.fr
Tue Jan 6 16:01:31 EST 2015

   From: James Morris - NOAA Federal [1]<james.morris at noaa.gov>

   (Please forgive for cross-posting)
   Dear All,
   We are excited to announce the release of the Lionfish Web Portal.  Here is
   the link: [2]http://lionfish.gcfi.org/index.php.
   The web portal provide much information and services that will be useful to
   coastal managers, researchers, educators, and the general public.  Here are
   a few key features:
     * Live feeds on the front page including twitter (#lionfish), google news,
       youtube video, Flickr, etc.).  Make the web porgal your home page to
       keep up to date!
     * A searchable database of lionfish related literature (e.g., check out
       all the 2014 lionfish article citations)
     * Image and video contests
     * Myths  busted, fact sheets, videos, lists of educational websites,
       workshops and conferences, class room ideas
     * Researcher corner and forum where researchers can interact and share
       questions and answers (great for students)
     * Control methods and commercial harvesting resources (lists of products,
       vendors, commercial harvesters)
     * Links to lionfish management plans
     * and much, much, more...

   Many thanks to GCFI, REEF, CONANP, ICRI, NOAA, Oregon State University,
   University of the West Indies, and NC State University, and many other
   partners for their assistance with developing this portal.  Please visit the
   about us page for a complete list of authors.
   NOAA has issued a press release (see
   Please promote through your institutions and various social media outlets.
   Happy New Year!

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   James A. Morris, Jr., Ph.D.
   Marine ecologist
   Center for Coastal Fisheries and Habitat Research
   National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
   National Ocean Service, NOAA
   101 Pivers Island Rd., Beaufort, NC 28516
   Wk [4]252.728.8782  Cell [5]252.515.0214  Fax: [6]252.728.8784
   Skype: jamesamorrisjr
   Twitter: @jamesamorrisjr

   Learn about CAPES and how we are growing sustainable marine aquaculture
   at [7]http://coastalscience.noaa.gov/research/scem/marine_aquaculture

   Check  out  this  CAPES  program presentation given at the 2014 Hawaii
   Conservation Conference: [8]http://vimeo.com/103860019

   Here's the latest on invasive lionfish
   happenings: [9]http://www.ccfhr.noaa.gov/stressors/lionfish.aspx

   Publications: ImpactStory: [10]http://www.impactstory.org/JamesMorris;
   Scholar: [11]http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=HhdmVS8AAAAJ&hl=en

   Biographical: [12]http://www.externalaffairs.noaa.gov/communicator/noaacom_2


   1. mailto:james.morris at noaa.gov
   2. http://lionfish.gcfi.org/index.php
   3. http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2015/20150106_lionfishportal.html
   4. tel:252.728.8782
   5. tel:252.515.0214
   6. tel:252.728.8784
   7. http://coastalscience.noaa.gov/research/scem/marine_aquaculture
   8. http://vimeo.com/103860019
   9. http://www.ccfhr.noaa.gov/stressors/lionfish.aspx
  10. http://www.impactstory.org/JamesMorris
  11. http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=HhdmVS8AAAAJ&hl=en
  12. http://www.externalaffairs.noaa.gov/communicator/noaacom_22.html
  13. http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/profiles/oct11/morris.html

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