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Recent Peer-reviewed journal articles

Peer-reviewed journal articles acknowledging Woods Hole Sea Grant funding (2015 – 2017):


Wheeler, J. D., Luo, E., Helfrich, K. R., Anderson, E. J., Starczak, V. R., & Mullineaux, L. S. (2017). Light stimulates swimming behavior of larval eastern oysters Crassostrea virginica in turbulent flow. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 571, 109-120. doi: 10.3354/meps12106

Sullivan, L. L., Li, B. T., Miller, T. E. X., Neubert, M. G., & Shaw, A. K. (2017). Density dependence in demography and dispersal generates fluctuating invasion speeds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(19), 5053-5058. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1618744114

Reitsma, J., Murphy, D. C., Archer, A. F., & York, R. H. (2017). Nitrogen extraction potential of wild and cultured bivalves harvested from nearshore waters of Cape Cod, USA. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 116(1-2), 175-181. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.12.072

Ramsay-Newton, C., Drouin, A., Hughes, A. R., & Bracken, M. E. S. (2017). Species, community, and ecosystem-level responses following the invasion of the red alga Dasysiphonia japonica to the western North Atlantic Ocean. Biological Invasions, 19(2), 537-547. doi: 10.1007/s10530-016-1323-y

Orescanin, M. M., Elgar, S., Raubenheimer, B., & Gorrell, L. (2017). Effects of a shallow flood shoal and friction on hydrodynamics of a multiple-inlet system. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 122(7), 6055-6065. doi: 10.1002/2016JC012502

Hansen, J. E., Raubenheimer, B., Elgar, S., List, J. H., & Lippmann, T. C. (2017). Physical linkages between an offshore canyon and surf zone morphologic change. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 122(4), 3451-3460. doi: 10.1002/2016JC012319

Govindarajan, A. F., Carman, M. R., Khaidarov, M. R., Semenchenko, A., & Wares, J. P. (2017). Mitochondrial diversity in Gonionemus (Trachylina: Hydrozoa) and its implications for understanding the origins of clinging jellyfish in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Peerj, 5. doi: 10.7717/peerj.3205

Wheeler, J. D., Chan, K. Y. K., Anderson, E. J., & Mullineaux, L. S. (2016). Ontogenetic changes in larval swimming and orientation of pre-competent sea urchin Arbacia punctulata in turbulence. Journal of Experimental Biology, 219(9), 1303-1310. doi: 10.1242/jeb.129502

Valiela, I., Owens, C., Elmstrom, E., & Lloret, J. (2016). Eutrophication of Cape Cod estuaries: Effect of decadal changes in global-driven atmospheric and local-scale wastewater nutrient loads. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 110(1), 309-315. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.06.047

Newell, S. E., Pritchard, K. R., Foster, S. Q., & Fulweiler, R. W. (2016). Molecular evidence for sediment nitrogen fixation in a temperate New England estuary. Peerj, 4. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1615

Newell, S. E., McCarthy, M. J., Gardner, W. S., & Fulweiler, R. W. (2016). Sediment Nitrogen Fixation: a Call for Re-evaluating Coastal N Budgets. Estuaries and Coasts, 39(6), 1626-1638. doi: 10.1007/s12237-016-0116-y

Nacci, D. E., Hahn, M. E., Karchner, S. I., Jayaraman, S., Mostello, C., Miller, K. M., Blackwell, C. G., & Nisbet, I. C. T. (2016). Integrating Monitoring and Genetic Methods To Infer Historical Risks of PCBs and DDE to Common and Roseate Terns Nesting Near the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site (Massachusetts, USA). Environmental Science & Technology, 50(18), 10226-10235. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02108

Lloret, J., & Valiela, I. (2016). Unprecedented decrease in deposition of nitrogen oxides over North America: the relative effects of emission controls and prevailing air-mass trajectories. Biogeochemistry, 129(1-2), 165-180. doi: 10.1007/s10533-016-0225-5

Kirincich, A. R., & Gawarkiewicz, G. G. (2016). Drivers of spring and summer variability in the coastal ocean offshore of Cape Cod, MA. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 121(3), 1789-1805. doi: 10.1002/2015JC011252

Hopkins, J., Elgar, S., & Raubenheimer, B. (2016). Observations and model simulations of wave-current interaction on the inner shelf. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 121(1), 198-208. doi: 10.1002/2015JC010788

Brannon, E. Q., Moseman-Valtierra, S. M., Rella, C. W., Martin, R. M., Chen, X. C., & Tang, J. W. (2016). Evaluation of laser-based spectrometers for greenhouse gas flux measurements in coastal marshes. Limnology and Oceanography-Methods, 14(7), 466-476. doi: 10.1002/lom3.10105

Wheeler, J. D., Helfrich, K. R., Anderson, E. J., & Mullineaux, L. S. (2015). Isolating the hydrodynamic triggers of the dive response in eastern oyster larvae. Limnology and Oceanography, 60(4), 1332-1343. doi: 10.1002/lno.10098

Valiela, I., & Bartholomew, M. (2015). Land-Sea Coupling and Global-Driven Forcing: Following Some of Scott Nixon’s Challenges. Estuaries and Coasts, 38(4), 1189-1201. doi: 10.1007/s12237-014-9808-3

Valiela, I. (2015). The Great Sippewissett Salt Marsh Plots-Some History, Highlights, and Contrails from a Long-Term Study. Estuaries and Coasts, 38(4), 1099-1120. doi: 10.1007/s12237-015-9976-9

Reynolds, L. K., Marino, R., Muth, M. F., McLenaghan, N., Hayn, M., Tyler, A. C., McGlathery, K. J., & Howarth, R. W. (2015). Evidence of grazer control on nitrogen fixation by eelgrass epiphytes in a temperate coastal bay. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 526, 11-19. doi: 10.3354/meps11234

Pineda, J., Starczak, V., da Silva, J. C. B., Helfrich, K., Thompson, M., & Wiley, D. (2015). Whales and waves: Humpback whale foraging response and the shoaling of internal waves at Stellwagen Bank. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 120(4), 2555-2570. doi: 10.1002/2014JC010564

Low, N. H. N., Drouin, A., Marks, C. J., & Bracken, M. E. S. (2015). Invader traits and community context contribute to the recent invasion success of the macroalga Heterosiphonia japonica on New England rocky reefs. Biological Invasions, 17(1), 257-271. doi: 10.1007/s10530-014-0724-z

Liu, C., Cowles, G. W., Churchill, J. H., & Stokesbury, K. D. E. (2015). Connectivity of the bay scallop (Argopecten irradians) in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, USA. Fisheries Oceanography, 24(4), 364-382. doi: 10.1111/fog.12114

Kalnejais, L. H., Martin, W. R., & Bothner, M. H. (2015). Porewater dynamics of silver, lead and copper in coastal sediments and implications for benthic metal fluxes. Science of the Total Environment, 517, 178-194. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.02.011

Jin, D., Hoagland, P., Au, D. K., & Qiu, J. (2015). Shoreline change, seawalls, and coastal property values. Ocean & Coastal Management, 114, 185-193. doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2015.06.025

Grans, J., Wassmur, B., Fernandez-Santoscoy, M., Zanette, J., Woodin, B. R., Karchner, S. I., Nacci, D. E., Champlin, D., Jayaraman, S., Hahn, M. E., Stegeman, J. J., & Celander, M. C. (2015). Regulation of pregnane-X-receptor, CYP3A and P-glycoprotein genes in the PCB-resistant killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) population from New Bedford Harbor. Aquatic Toxicology, 159, 198-207. doi: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2014.12.010

DeGroot, D. E., Franks, D. G., Higa, T., Tanaka, J., Hahn, M. E., & Denison, M. S. (2015). Naturally Occurring Marine Brominated Indoles Are Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Ligands/Agonists. Chemical Research in Toxicology, 28(6), 1176-1185. doi: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.5b00003