Research Publications

Maryland Sea Grant has funded scientific research relevant to the Chesapeake Bay and the Maryland residents who conserve, enjoy, and make their living from it.

The funded projects advance scientific knowledge through the publication of peer-reviewed journal articles. You may search these publications by keyword and year of publication.

Publications prior to 2003 can be accessed through the National Sea Grant Library.

Falahatkar, B; Sotoudeh, E; Lazur, AM Evaluation of Artemia and formulated diets on performance of Persian sturgeon Acipenser persicus larvae.  Journal of Applied Ichthyology 285 70971210.1111/j.1439-0426.2012.02038.x. UM-SG-RS-2012-29.

Gao, Y; Cornwell, JC; Stoecker, DK; Owens, MS Effects of cyanobacterial-driven pH increases on sediment nutrient fluxes and coupled nitrification-denitrification in a shallow fresh water estuary.  Biogeosciences 97 2697271010.5194/bg-9-2697-2012. UM-SG-RS-2012-23.

Giordano, JCP; Brush, MJ; Anderson, IC Ecosystem metabolism in shallow coastal lagoons: patterns and partitioning of planktonic, benthic, and integrated community rates.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 458 213810.3354/meps09719. UM-SG-RS-2012-10.

Harrison, MD; Groffman, PM; Mayer, PM; Kaushal, SS Nitrate removal in two relict oxbow urban wetlands: a N-15 mass-balance approach.  Biogeochemistry 11113 64766010.1007/s10533-012-9708-1. UM-SG-RS-2012-25.

Harrison, MD; Groffman, PM; Mayer, PM; Kaushal, SS Microbial biomass and activity in geomorphic features in forested and urban restored and degraded streams.  Ecological Engineering 381 11010.1016/j.ecoleng.2011.09.001. UM-SG-RS-2012-03.

Julian, JP; Elmore, AJ; Guinn, SM Channel head locations in forested watersheds across the mid-Atlantic United States: A physiographic analysis.  Geomorphology 177 19420310.1016/j.geomorph.2012.07.029. UM-SG-RS-2012-12.

Kaushal, SS; Belt, KT The urban watershed continuum: evolving spatial and temporal dimensions  URBAN ECOSYSTEMS 152 40943510.1007/s11252-012-0226-7. UM-SG-RS-2012-04.

Kemp, WM; Boynton, WR Synthesis in estuarine and coastal ecological research: what is it, why is it important, and how do we teach it?  Estuaries and Coasts 351 12210.1007/s12237-011-9464-9. UM-SG-RS-2012-01.

Kimmel, DG; Tarnowski, M; Newell, RIE Long-term (1939 to 2008) spatial patterns in juvenile Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica, Gmelin 1791) abundance in the Maryland portion of Chesapeake Bay.  Journal of Shellfish Research 314 1023103110.2983/035.031.0414. UM-SG-RS-2012-13.

Li, J; Glibert, PM; Alexander, JA; Molina, ME Growth and competition of several harmful dinoflagellates under different nutrient and light conditions.  Harmful Algae 13 11212510.1016/j.hal.2011.10.005. UM-SG-RS-2012-26.

Li, J; Glibert, PM; Alexander, JA; Molina, ME Growth and competition of several harmful dinoflagellates under different nutrient and light conditions.  Harmful Algae 13 11212510.1016/j.hal.2011.10.005. UM-SG-RS-2012-26.

Lloyd, MW; Burnett, RK; Engelhardt, KAM; Neel, MC Does genetic diversity of restored sites differ from natural sites? A comparison of Vallisneria americana (Hydrocharitaceae) populations within the Chesapeake Bay.  Conservation Genetics 133 75376510.1007/s10592-012-0324-3. UM-SG-RS-2012-05.

Long, WC; Gamelin, EF; Johnson, EG; Hines, AH Density-dependent indirect effects: apparent mutualism and apparent competition coexist in a two-prey system.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 456 13914810.3354/meps09702. UM-SG-RS-2012-21.

Lozano, C; Houde, ED; Wingate, RL; Secor, DH Age, growth and hatch dates of ingressing larvae and surviving juveniles of Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus.  Journal of Fish Biology 815 1665168510.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03426.x. UM-SG-RS-2012-14.

Martino, EJ; Houde, ED Density-dependent regulation of year-class strength in age-0 juvenile striped bass (Morone saxatilis).  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 693 43044610.1139/F2011-149. UM-SG-RS-2012-28.

Matsche, MA; Markin, E; Donaldson, E; Hengst, A; Lazur, A Effect of chloride on nitrite-induced methaemoglobinemia in Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus (Mitchill).  Journal of Fish Diseases 3512 87388510.1111/j.1365-2761.2012.01418.x. UM-SG-RS-2012-19.

Newcomer, TA; Kaushal, SS; Mayer, PM; Shields, AR; Canuel, EA; Groffman, PM; Gold, AJ Influence of natural and novel organic carbon sources on denitrification in forest, degraded urban, and restored streams.  Ecological Monographs 824 44946610.1890/12-0458.1. UM-SG-RS-2012-15.

Pagadala, S; Parveen, S; Rippen, T; Luchansky, JB; Call, JE; Tamplin, ML; Porto-Fett, ACS Prevalence, characterization and sources of Listeria monocytogenes in blue crab (Callinectus sapidus) meat and blue crab processing plants.  Food Microbiology 312 26327010.1016/ UM-SG-RS-2012-16.

Peer, AC; Selckmann, GM; Miller, TJ A standardized method and analytical approach for predicting female reproductive stage in teleosts by using ovary color and female characteristics.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1414 1036104410.1080/00028487.2012.681103. UM-SG-RS-2012-24.

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