Underwater Monitoring Protocol


Cerrano C, Milanese M, Mioni E, Palma M, Pantaleo U, Previati M, Rossi G, Scinto A, Turicchia E, Ponti M (2013) Reef Check Italia onlus, a network to improve civil participation in marine environment assessment Ecology for a sustainable blue and green growth, Riassunti del XXIII Congresso della Società Italiana di Ecologia. S.It.E., Ancona, 16-18 September 2013, p 162


Cerrano C, Milanese M, Ponti M (2017) Diving for science - science for diving: Volunteer scuba divers support science and conservation in the Mediterranean Sea. Aquat Conserv 27:303–323 http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2663


Giusti M, Cerrano C, Angiolillo M, Tunesi L, Canese S (2015) An updated overview of the geographic and bathymetric distribution of Savalia savaglia. Mediterr Mar Sci 16:128-135 http://dx.doi.org/10.12681/mms.890


Markantonatou V, Meidinger M, Sano M, Oikonomou E, di Carlo G, Palma M, Ponti M, Cerrano C (2013) Stakeholder participation and the use of web technology for MPA management. Adv Oceanogr Limnol 4:260-276 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19475721.2013.851117


Montefalcone M, Morri C, Parravicini V, Bianchi C (2015) A tale of two invaders: divergent spreading kinetics of the alien green algae Caulerpa taxifolia and Caulerpa cylindracea. Biol Inva:1-12 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-015-0908-1


Pairaud I, Bensoussan N, Garreau P, Faure V, Garrabou J (2014) Impacts of climate change on coastal benthic ecosystems: assessing the current risk of mortality outbreaks associated with thermal stress in NW Mediterranean coastal areas. Ocean Dynam 64:103-115 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10236-013-0661-x


Ponti M, Rossi G, Bertolino M, Betti F, Palma M, Pantaleo U, Previati M, Scinto A, Huete-Stauffer C, Turicchia E, Perlini RA, Leoni G, Fava F, Cerrano C (2011) Reef Check: involvement of SCUBA diver volunteers in the Coastal Environment Monitoring Protocol for the Mediterranean Sea Abstracts of the 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26th June - 1st July 2011, Plymouth, UK, p 164


Turicchia E, Abbiati M, Cerrano C, Ponti M (2017) May citizen science effectively support underwater monitoring programs? 3rd European Conference on Scientific Diving Book of abstracts, 22-23 March 2017, Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal, p 46


Turicchia E, Cerrano C, Abbiati M, Ponti M (2016) From citizen sciences to environmental quality assessment: The Portofino mpa case study Rapport du 41e Congrès de la Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la mer Méditerranée. CIESM, 12-16 September 2016,Kiel, Germany, p 552


Turicchia E, Poli D, Abbiati M, Ponti M (2013) Abundance, size, and growth rate of Geodia cydonium (Demospongiae: Geodiidae) in the northern Adriatic temperate biogenic reefs Rapport du 40e Congrès de la Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la mer Méditerranée. CIESM, 28 October - 1 November 2013, Marseille, France, p 699


Turicchia E, Ponti M, Abbiati M, Cerrano C (2015) Citizen  science  as  a  tool  for  the  environmental  quality  assessment  of  Mediterranean  Marine Protected Areas. In: Cerrano C, Henocque Y, Hogg K, Moschella P, Ponti M (eds) Proceedings of the MMMPA/ CIESM international joint conference on Mediterranean marine protected areas: Integrated management as a response to ecosystem threats. CIESM, 15-17 October 2015, Ancona, Italy, p 29