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title. Erosion and growth of massive corals in Hong Kong (香港團塊狀珊瑚之侵蝕及生長)

date. 2012-13

descriptionfield surveys to examine the general pattern of bioerosion by quantifying boreholes on live massive corals and sedimentation rate from 33 sites across Hong Kong

publicationJY Xie, JCY Wong, CP Dumont, N Goodkin, JW Qiu (2016) Borehole density on the surface of living Porites corals as an indicator of sedimentation in Hong Kong. Marine pollution bulletin: 108 (1), 87-93.

sediment trap
coral blocks
coral blocks in water..
cross-section of Porites
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