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Details of Dr. Daniel J DiResta   


Gender male
Job title Senior Lecturer
Department Marine and Atmospheric Science
Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, University of Miami ( RSMAS)
4600 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami FL 33149-1098
Mrine Science Program, University of Miami, COral Gables, FL 33146, USA
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel (305)284-2180
Fax (305)284-4911
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Website http://www.rsmas.miami.edu/msc
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Degree Ph.D.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities My current research interests include shallow water, benthic communities of tropical, marine ecosystems; I am interested in the population dynamics of exploited species, the effects of natural and anthropogenic disturbances on habitat quality, recruitment dynamics and community structure, and resource management strategies for marine protected areas.
Research Region 35
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Daniel DIRESTA)

Robles, M.D., T. Armentano, D. DiResta, M.R. Lara, D.L. Jones, and M.J. Butler (2005) Condition of the natural resources of Biscayne National Park. A state of the parks technical report. NatureServe, Arlington VA.
Cropper, W.P., D. Lirman, S.C. Tosini, D. DiResta, J. Luo, and J. Wang (2001) Population dynamics of a commercial sponge in Biscayne Bay, Florida. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 53, 13-23.
Cropper, W. and D. DiResta (1999) Simulation of a commercial sponge population in Biscayne Bay, Florida: recovery following Hurricane Andrew and management implications. Ecological Modelling 118, 1-15.
Ault, J, J. Serafy, D. DiResta and J. Dandelski (1997) Impacts of commercial fishing on key habitats within Biscayne National Park, Final Report on Cooperative Agreement No. CA 5250 6 9018, 80 pgs.

Created: 1997-09-12 Last Updated: 2010-04-01 by Annelies GROEN