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Thresholds And Multiple Stable States In Southern New England Shallow Water Estuarine Communties
Grant Number R832448
RFA: Exploratory Research: Understanding Ecological Thresholds In Aquatic Systems Through Retrospective Analysis (2004)
Dissertation/Thesis (2)
Journal Article (8)
Presentation (24)
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Dissertation/Thesis Mercer J. Potential impacts of the colonial tunicate, Didemnum sp. on benthic communities in Long Island Sound. Masters Thesis. College of Marine Sciences, University of Connecticut, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Dissertation/Thesis Mercer J. Potential impacts of the colonial tunicate, Didemnum sp., on benthic communities in Long Island Sound. Master's Thesis. University of Connecticut, 2007. R832448 (Final)
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Journal Article Altman S, Whitlatch RB. Effects of small-scale disturbance on invasion success in marine communities. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 2007;342(1):15-29. R830877 (Final)
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Journal Article Bullard SG, Lambert G, Carman MR, Byrnes J, Whitlatch RB, Ruiz G, Miller RJ, Harris L, Valentine PC, Collie JS, Pederson J, McNaught DC, Cohen AN, Asch RG, Dijkstra J, Heinonen K. The colonial ascidian Didemnum sp. A:current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of the northeast and west coasts of North America. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 2007;342(1):99-108. R830877 (Final)
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Journal Article Bullard SG, Whitlatch RB. In situ growth of the colonial ascidian Didemnum vexillum under different environmental conditions. Aquatic Invasions 2009;4(1):275-278. R832448 (Final)
Journal Article McCarthy A, Osman RW, Whitlatch RB. Effects of temperature on growth rates of colonial ascidians: a comparison of Didemnum sp. to Botryllus schlosseri and Botrylloides violaceus. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 2007;342(1):172-174. R830877 (Final)
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Journal Article Mercer J, Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Potential effects of the invasive colonial ascidian (Didemnum vexillum) on pebble-cobble bottom habitats in Long Island Sound, USA. Aquatic Invasions 2009;4(1):133-142. R832448 (Final)
Journal Article Osman RW, Whitlatch RB. Variation in the ability of Didemnum sp. to invade established communities. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 2007;342(1):40-53. R830877 (2005)
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Journal Article Stefaniak L, Lambert G, Gittenberger A, Zhang H, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Genetic conspecificity of the worldwide populations of Didemnum vexillum Kott, 2002. Aquatic Invasions 2009;4(1):29-44. R832448 (Final)
Journal Article Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Post-settlement predation on ascidian rercruits: predator responses to changing prey density. Aquatic Invasions 2009;4(1):121-131. R832448 (Final)
Presentation Bullard SG, Whitlatch RB. Growth of the colonial ascidian Didemnum sp. under different environmental conditions (depth, salinity, coastal land use patterns). Presented at the Second International Invasive Sea Squirt Conference, Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada, October 2-4, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Hamilton J, Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. The interplay of life history strategies and flow regimes in maintaining locally persistent populations in turbulent environments. Presented at the 36th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 21-24, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Mercer J, Whitlatch RB. Potential impacts of an ascidian (Didemnum sp) on seafloor communities in southern New England, USA. Presented at the Second International Invasive Sea Squirt Conference, Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada, October 2-4, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Munguia P, Osman R. Dominance and community thresholds in Long Island Sound benthic communities. Presented at the 36th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 21-24, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Munguia P. Modeling Long Island Sound benthic communities: species dominance, community thresholds and changing landscapes. Presented to the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, October 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Munguia P, Osman R. Dominance and community thresholds in Long Island Sound benthic communities. Presented at the International Council for the Exploration of the Seas Annual Meeting, Helsinki, Finland, September 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Munguia P, Osman R. Dominance and community thresholds in Long Island Sound benthic communities. Presented at the 88th Meeting of Western Society of Naturalists, Ventura, CA, September 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Reinhardt JF, Whitlatch RB, Osman R. The influence of initial community composition and propagule pressure in determining species invasions. Presented at the 36th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 21-24, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Ascertaining suitable methods to quantify genetic diversity of Didemnum sp. in eastern Long Island Sound:some preliminary findings. Presented at the 35th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Quebec City, Canada, March 8-12, 2006. R832448 (Final)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Ascertaining suitable methods to quantify genetic diversity of Didemnum sp. in eastern Long Island Sound: some preliminary findings. Presented at the Benthic Ecology Meetings, Quebec City, Canada, 2006. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM, Zhang H, Lambert G, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Generating nuclear markers for phylogenetic and population genetic analyses of Didemnum sp. Presented at the Fourth International Tunicate Meeting. Observatoire Oceanologique, Villefranche-sur-Mer, France, June 12-17, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM, Zhang H, Lambert G, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Generation of alternatives to mitochondrial markers for molecular analyses of Didemnum sp. Presented at the 36th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 21-24, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM, Zhang H, Lambert G, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Alternatives to mitochondrial markers for phylogenetics and population genetics in Didemnum sp. Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions, Cambridge, MA, May 21-24, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Stefaniak LM. Ascertaining suitable methods to quantify genetic diversity of Didemnum sp. in eastern Long Island Sound: some preliminary findings. Presented at the Feng Colloquium, University of Connecticut, Groton, CT, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Stefaniak L, Lambert G, Gittenberger A, Zang H, Lin S, Whitlatch RB. Genetic conspecificity of worldwide populations of the colonial tunicate, Didemnum sp. Presented at the Second International Invasive Sea Squirt Conference, Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada, October 2-4, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Westerman EL, Whitlatch RB, Dijkstra J, Harris LG, Bolker JA. Untangling temperature tolerance discrepancies between growth, abundance, and recruitment in Botryllus schlosseri and Botrylloides violaceus. Presented at the Second International Invasive Sea Squirt Conference, Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada, October 2-4, 2007. R830877 (Final)
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Presentation Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Linkages between climate change and the facilitation of invasive species: the importance of understanding year-to-year variations in seawater temperatures in southern New England, USA. Presented at the 41st European Marine Biology Symposium, University College Cork, Ireland, 2006. R830877 (2005)
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Presentation Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Factors influencing invader success in coastal ecosystems: a 20 year retrospective look at studies of southern New England non-native ascidians. Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Marine Bioinvaions, Cambridge, MA, May 21-24, 2007. R832448 (2007)
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Presentation Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Continuing studies on invasive ascidians in Long Island Sound:the newest invader, Didemnum sp., and its effect on the ecology of the Sound. Presented at the Long Island Sound Biennial Research Conference, New London, CT, October 26-28, 2006. R832448 (2006)
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Presentation Whitlatch RB, Osman RW. Linkages between climate change and the facilitation of invasive species: the importance of understanding year-to-year variations in seawater temperature in southern New England, USA. Presented at the 41st European Marine Biology Symposium, Cork, Ireland, September 4-8, 2006. R832448 (Final)
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Presentation Zajac RN, Whitlatch RB, Wheeler AE. Assessing the application of marine protected area design models in large estuarine systems based on benthoscapes and functional groups. Presented at the 41st European Marine Biology Symposium, Cork, Ireland, September 4-8, 2006. R832448 (Final)
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Presentation Zajac RN, Whitlatch RB, Wheeler AE. Assessing the application of marine protected area design models in large estuarine systems based on benthoscapes and functional groups. Presented at the 41st European Marine Biology Symposium, University College Cork, Ireland, 2006. R830877 (2005)
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Presentation Zajac RN, Pachlhofer M, Seals B, Osman R, Whitlatch R, Munguia P, Hamilton J. Development of a GIS-based risk model for threshold events in fouling communities in coastal environments. Presented at the 37th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting, Providence, RI, 2008. R832448 (Final)
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Presentation Zajac, R. N. and A. E. Wheeler. 2006. Application of marine protected area design models in large estuarine systems with a focus on Long Island Sound. Presentation: Long Island Sound Biennial Research Conference, New London, CT, October 26-28, 2006. R832448 (2006)
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