Coral Bleaching RCN Publications and Protocols


Grottoli AG, Toonen RJ, van Woesik R, Vega Thurber R, Warner ME, McLachlan RH, Price JT, Bahr KD, Baums IB, Castillo KD, Coffroth MA, Cunning R, Dobson KL, Donahue MJ, Hench JL, Iglesias-Prieto R, Kemp DW, Kenkel CD, Kline DI, Kuffner IB, Matthews JL, Mayfield AB, Padilla-Gamiño JL, Palumbi S, Voolstra CR, Weis VM, Wu HC (2020) Increasing comparability among coral bleaching experiments, Ecological Applications e2262, OPEN ACCESS

McLachlan R, Price J, Solomon A, Grottoli AG (2020) 30 years of coral heat-stress experiments: a review of methods. Coral Reefs 39:885–902 OPEN ACCESS

McLachlan RH, Dobson KL, Schmeltzer ER, Vega Thurber R, Grottoli AG (2021) A review of coral bleaching specimen collection, preservation, and laboratory processing methods. PeerJ 9:e11763


Laboratory protocols related to coral bleaching can be found at Coral Bleaching RCN Protocols and are listed below with doi links to the publications.