Northeastern Arabia Reef Monitoring Network Workshop


WHEN May 9-11, 2023
9 AM - 5 PM WHERE NYUAD Campus WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute By Invitation Interested scholars please contact

Coral reefs of northeastern Arabia including the Arabian Gulf and Sea of Oman are the most biodiverse and economically important regional ecosystems, but are increasingly threatened by climate change and population pressures. There is a need for a cohesive, standardized region-wide reef monitoring program to help understand the status and trends of reef health to guide ecosystem-based management. This workshop brings together regional reef specialists to exchange past survey data, and establish a standardized reef monitoring and data archival approach to implement going forward. The objective is to strengthen regional collaboration and survey data interoperability.

Convened by
  • John Burt, Associate Professor of Biology, NYUAD

Join our events mailing lists

Always be the first to know about what's going on in our community. Sign up for one of our newsletters and receive information on a wide variety of events such as exhibition, lectures, films, art performances, discussions and conferences.

Join The Arts Center events mailing list Join The Institute events mailing list Join The Art Gallery events mailing list Join The StartAD events mailing list