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Allen R. Quantification of reef health in dived versus undived areas on Koh Tao, Thailand. University of Plymouth, UK.

Matthews J.L. Planning for success; using past performance of active reef restoration and systematic conservation planning tools to locate areas for improved conservation action success. Imperial College London, UK.

Hoeksema B.W., Matthews J.L. & Yeemin, T. (in press). The 2010 coral bleaching event and its impact on the mushroom coral fauna of Koh Tao, western Gulf of Thailand. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin.

Matthews J.L. (in press). Intra- and Inter-specific bleaching patterns in Mushroom corals (scleractinia: Fungidae) at Koh Tao, Thailand.

Strookman, N. Impact of tourist divers on coral reefs at Koh Tao, Gulf of Thailand. Leiden University, Netherlands.

Valderrama Ballesteros, L., 2011. Effects of lost fishing gear on coral reefs around Koh Tao, Thailand. Wageningen University.

Weiand, L. Population structure of mushroom corals at Koh Tao, Thailand. Bremen University of Bremen


Hoeksema B. H and Matthews J.L. (2011). Contrasting bleaching patterns in mushroom coral assemblages at Koh Tao, Thailand. Coral Reefs 30(1):95         Download PDF (180.8 KB)