Bárbara Rojas-Montiel

Bárbara Rojas-Montiel
Autonomous University of Baja California Sur · Departamento de Biología Marina

Master of Science

About

3
Publications
638
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
4
Citations
Additional affiliations
April 2017 - September 2017
Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad
Position
  • Marine monitoring specialist
Description
  • Proyecto GEF Resiliencia (CONANP-PNUD-CONABIO) “Fortalecimiento de la efectividad del manejo y la resiliencia de las áreas naturales protegidas para proteger la biodiversidad amenazada por el cambio climático”
March 2016 - June 2018
Autonomous University of Baja California Sur
Position
  • Technician
August 2013 - September 2015
Ensenada Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education
Position
  • Master's Student
Education
August 2013 - September 2015
August 2007 - April 2013

Publications

Publications (3)
Article
The crown-of-thorns seastar (COTS; Acanthaster spp.) inhabits coral reefs across the Pacific Ocean. Based on studies in the Western Pacific, when densities exceed ∼15 specimens per ha, coral reef degradation due to COTS predation may occur. There is little information about the role of COTS on coral reefs in the tropical eastern Pacific, although p...
Article
Full-text available
The functional diversity of echinoderms has been understudied, even though these organisms are critical components of various ecosystems, including coral reefs and hard-bottom benthic communities. Additionally, there are only a few papers relating the protection level of marine protected areas (MPAs) with functional diversity. In this study, we cal...
Article
Full-text available
In 2009 there was a report on an event of mass mortality of Diadema mexicanum in La Entrega, Bahías de Huatulco, and partial mortality in adjacent reef communities. In this study we estimated population density of D. mexicanum, as well as natural mortality and spatial distribution in 2 affected localities (San Agustín and Isla Montosa) during a sub...

Network

Cited By