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Peer-Reviewed Publications 2001-2010 (Journal Articles/ Books)

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Acheson, J.M. 2002. Rational choice, culture change, and fisheries management in the Gulf of Maine. In: N. Dannhaeuser and C. Werner (Editors), Social dimensions in the economic process. Research in Economic Anthropology. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, pp. 133-159.

Acheson, J.M. 2005. Developing rules to manage fisheries: a cross-cultural perspective. In: E.A. Norse and L.B. Crowder (Editors), Marine Conservation Biology: The Science of Maintaining the Sea's Biodiversity. Island Press, Washington, DC, pp. 351-361.

Acheson, J.M., and Brewer, J.F. 2003. Changes in the territorial system of the Maine lobster industry. In: N. Dolšak and E. Ostrom (Editors), The Commons in the new Millennium: Challenges and Adaptation. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, pp. 37-59.

Acheson, J.M., and Gardner, R.J. 2004. Strategies, conflict, and the emergence of territoriality: The case of the Maine lobster industry. American Anthropologist 106:296-307.

Andrew, N.L., et al. 2002. Status and management of world sea urchin fisheries. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review 40:343-425.

Belknap, D.F., Kelley, J.T., and Gontz, A.M. 2002. Evolution of the glaciated shelf and coastline of the northern Gulf of Maine, USA. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 36:37-55.

Berkes, F., et al. 2006. Globalization, roving bandits and marine resources. Science 311:1557-1558.

Blouin, N., Calder, B.L., Perkins, B., and Brawley, S.H. 2006. Sensory and fatty acid analyses of two Atlantic species of Porphyra (Rhodophyta). Journal of Applied Phycology 18:79-85.

Blouin, N., Xiugeng, F., Peng, J., Yarish, C., and Brawley, S.H. 2007. Seeding nets with neutral spores of the red alga Porphyra umbilicalis (L.) Kützing for use in integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA). Aquaculture 270:77-91.

Brothers, L.L., D.F. Belknap, J.T. Kelley, and C.D. Janzen. 2008. Sediment transport and dispersion in a cool-temperate estuary and embayment, Saco River estuary, Maine, USA. Marine Geology 251:183-194.

Chen, C., M. Dionne, B.M. Mayes, D.M. Ward, S. Sturup, and B.P. Jackson. 2009. Mercury bioavailability and bioaccumulation in estuarine food webs in the Gulf of Maine. Environmental Science & Technology: DOI: 10.1021/es8017122.

Chen, W., Panchang, V., and Demisbilek, Z. 2005. On the modeling of wave-current interaction using the elliptic mild-slope wave equation. Ocean Engineering 32:2135-2164.

Chen, Y., Chen, L., and Stergiou, K.I. 2003. Impacts of data quantity on fisheries stock assessment. Aquatic Sciences 65:92-98.

Chen, Y., Jiao, Y., and Chen, L. 2003. Developing robust frequentist and Bayesian fish stock assessment. Fish and Fisheries 4:105-120.

Chen, Y., Kanaiwa, M., and Wilson, C. 2005. Developing and evaluating a size-structured stock assessment model for the American lobster, Homarus americanus. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39:645-660.

Chen, Y., Sherman, S., Wilson, C., Sowles, J., and Kanaiwa, M. 2006. A comparison of two fishery-independent survey programs used to define the population structure of American lobster (Homarus americanus) in the Gulf of Maine. Fishery Bulletin 104:247-255.

Chen, Y., and Wilson, C. 2002. A simulation study to evaluate impacts of uncertainty on the assessment of American lobster fishery in the Gulf of Maine. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 59:1394-1403.

Duff, J. 2003. Who owns the seaweed? The Coastal Society Bulletin 25:1-2.

Dunnington, M.J., Wahle, R.A., Bell, M.C. and Geraldi, N.R. 2005. Evaluating local population dynamics of the Americn lobster, Homarus americanus, with trap-based mark-recapture methods and seabed mapping. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39:1253-1276.

Feeney, M.W. 2002. Regulating Seaweed Harvesting in Maine: The Public and Private Interests in an Emerging Marine Resource Industry. Ocean and Coastal Law Journal 7:329-352.

Fogarty, M.J., and L.W. Botsford. 2006. Metapopulation dynamics of marine decapods, pp. 271-320 in Marine Metapopulations (P. Sale and J. Kritzer, eds). London, UK: Elsevier. 576 pages.

Gontz, A.M., Belknap, D.F. and Kelley, J.T. 2002. Seafloor features and characteristics of the Black Ledges area, Penobscot Bay, Maine, USA. Journal of Coastal Research (special issue) 36:333-339.

Grabowski, J.H., E.J. Clesceri, J. Gaudette, and P.O. Yund. 2009. The role of food limitation in lobster population dynamics throughout the Gulf of Maine. New Zealand Journal of Marine Science and Freshwater Research 43:185-193.

Gustafson, L.L., Ellis, S.K. and Bartlett, C.A. 2005. Using expert opinion to identify risk factors important to infectious salmon-anemia (ISA) outbreaks on salmon farms in Maine, USA and New Brunswick, Canada. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 70:17-28.

Hill, H.H., Kelley, J.T., Belknap, D.F., and Dickson, S.M. 2002. Co-measurement of beaches in Maine, USA: volunteer profiling of beaches and annual meetings. Journal of Coastal Research (Special Issue) 36:374-380.

Hill, H.W., Kelley, J.T., Belknap, D.F., and Dickson, S.M. 2004. The effects of storms and storm-generated currents on sand beaches in southern Maine, USA. Marine Geology 210:149-168.

Hu, Y. et al. 2004. A lateral field excited liquid acoustic wave sensor. IEEE Transaction on Untrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 51:1373-1380.

Hughes, T.P., Bellwood, D.R., Folke, C., Steneck, R.S., and Wilson, J.E. 2005. New paradigms for supporting resilience of marine ecosystems. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 20:380-386.

Incze, L.S., Wolff, N., and Wahle, R.A. 2003. Can scientific observations of early life stages be scaled up to the level of a fished population? A case study using Homarus americanus. Fisheries Research 65:33-46.

Incze, L.S., Wahle, R.A., Wolff, N., Wilson, C., Steneck, R., Annis, E., Lawton, P., Xue, H., and Chen, Y. 2006. Early life history and a modeling framework for lobster (Homarus americanus) populations in the Gulf of Maine. Journal of Crustacean Biology 26:555-564.

Ji, J., Chen, C., Townsend, D.W., Mountain, D.G., Beardsley, R.C. 2007. Influence of ocean freshening on shelf phytoplankton dynamics. Geophysical Research Letters 34:1-5.

Kanaiwa, M., Chen, Y., Wilson, C. 2008. Evaluating a seasonal, sex-specific size-structured stock assessment model for the American lobster, Homarus americanus. Marine and Freshwater Research 59.

Kanwit, J.K. 2007. Tagging results from the 2000-2004 federal experimental fishery for Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) in the eastern Gulf of Maine. Journal of Northwest Atlantic Fishery Science 38:37-42.

Kelley, J.T., et al. 2005. Sand budgets at geological, historical and contemporary time scales for a developed beach system, Saco Bay, Maine, USA. Marine Geology 214:117-142.

Kirshenbaum, S., Feindel, S. and Chen, Y. 2006. A study of tagging methods for the sea cucumber Cucumaria frondosa in the waters off Maine. Fishery Bulletin 104:299-302.

Li, D., Panchang, V., and Jin, J. 2005. Development of an online coastal wave prediction system. Pages 24-32 in: L. Wallendorf, L. Ewing, S. Rogers and C. Jones (Editors), Solutions to Coastal Disasters. American Society of Civil Engineers.

Lopez-Anido, R., Michael, A.P., Goodell, B., and Sandford, T.C. 2004. Assessment of wood pile deterioration due to marine organisms. Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering 130:70-76.

Lopez-Anido, R., Michael, A.P., and Sandford, T.C. 2003. Experimental characterization of FRP composite-wood pile structural response by bending tests. Marine Structures 16:257-274.

Lopez-Anido, R., Michael, A.P., and Sandford, T.C. 2004. Fiber reinforced polymer composite-wood pile interface characterization by push-out tests. Journal of Composites for Construction 8:360-368.

Lopez-Anido, R., Michael, A.P., and Sandford, T.C. 2004. Freeze-thaw resistance of fiber-reinforced polymer composites adhesive bonds with underwater curing epoxy. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering 16:283-286.

Lopez-Anido, R., Michael, A.P., Sandford, T.C., and Goodell, B. 2005. Repair of wood piles using prefabricated fiber-reinforced polymer composite shells. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities 19:78-87.

Maloy, A.P., Barber, B.J., and Boettcher, K.J. 2005. A PCR-based diagnostic assay for the detection of Roseovarius crassostreae in Crassostrea virginica affected by juvenile oyster disease (JOD). Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 67:155-162.

Maloy, A.P., Barber, B.J., and Rawson, P.D. 2003. Gametogenesis in a sympatric population of blue mussels, Mytilus edulis and Mytilus trossulus, from Cobscook Bay (USA). Journal of Shellfish Research 22:119-123.

Merritt, K.A., and A. Amirbahman. 2009. Mercury methylation dynamics in estuary and coastal marine environments – a critical review. Earth-Science Reviews 96:54-66.

Merritt K.A., and A. Amirbahman. 2008. Cycling of methylmercury in estuarine sediment pore waters (Penobscot River Estuary, Maine, USA). Limnology and Oceanography 53:1064-1075.

Merritt, K.A., Amirbahman, A. 2007. Mercury dynamics in sulfide-rich sediments: Geochemical influence on contaminant mobilization within the Penobscot River estuary, Maine USA. Geochimica et Cosmochemica Acta 71:929-941.

Merritt, K.A., Amirbahman, A. 2007. Mercury mobilization in estuarine sediment porewaters: a diffusive gel time-series study. Environmental Science and Technology 41:717-722.

Merritt, K.A., Amirbahman, A. 2008. Methylmercury cycling in estuarine sediment pore waters (Penobscot River estuary, Maine, USA). Limnology and Oceanography 53:1064-1075.

Nelson, M.L., Gilbert, J.R., and Boyle, K.J. 2006. The influence of siting and deterrence methods on seal predation at Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) farms in Maine, 2001-2003. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63:1710-1721.

Owen, E.F., Wanamaker, A.D. Jr., Feindel, S.C., Schöne, B.R., Rawson, P.D. 2008. Stable carbon and isotope fractionation in bivalve larval aragonite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72:4687-4698.

Panchang, V.G., and Li, D. 2006. Large waves in the Gulf of Mexico caused by Hurricane Ivan. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 87:481-489.

Panchang, V.G., Jeong, C., Li, D. 2008. Wave climatology in coastal Maine for aquaculture and other applications. Estuaries and Coasts 31:289-299.

Rajakaruna, N., N. Pope, J. Perez-Orozco, and T.B. Harris. 2009. Ornithocoprophilous plants of Mount Desert Rock, a remote bird-nesting island in the Gulf of Maine, USA. Rhodora 111(948):417-447.

Rawson, P.D. 2005. Nonhomologous recombination between the large unassigned region of the male and female mitochondrial genomes in the mussel, Mytilus trossulus. Journal of Molecular Evolution 61:717-732.

Rawson, P.D., A. McGowan, and C. Bartlett. 2004. Temporal variation in the settlement of blue mussels (Mytilus edulis C. Linnaeus, 1758 and M. trossulus Gould, 1850) in eastern Maine. Journal of Shellfish Research 23:521-528.

Rawson, P.D., Slaughter, C., and Yund, P.O. 2003. Patterns of gamete incompatibility between the blue mussels Mytilus edulis and M. trossulus. Marine Biology 143:317-325.

Rogers, J.N., Kelley, J.T., Belknap, D.F., Gontz, A., and Barnhardt, W.A. 2006. Shallow-water pockmark formation in temperate estuaries: A consideration of origins in the western gulf of Maine with special focus on Belfast Bay. Marine Geology 225:45-62.

Sale, P.F., R.K. Cowen, B.S. Danilowicz, G.P. Jones, J.P. Kritzer, K.C. Lindeman, S. Planes, N.V.C. Polunin, G.R. Russ, Y.J. Sadovy, and R.S. Steneck. 2005. Critical science gaps impede use of no-take fishery reserves. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 20:74-80.

Scheirer, K., Chen, Y., and Wilson, C., 2004. A comparative study of American lobster fishery sea and port sampling programs in Maine: 1998-2000. Fisheries Research 68:343-350.

Steneck, R.S., et al. 2002. Kelp forest ecosystems: biodiversity, stability, resilience and future. Environmental Conservation 29:436-459.

Steneck, R.S., and Sala, E.A. 2005. Large marine carnivores: trophic cascades and top-down controls in coastal ecosystems past and present. Pages 110-137 in: J.C. Ray, K.H. Redford, R.S. Steneck and J. Berger (Editors), Large Carnivores and the Conservation of Biodiversity. Island Press, Washington, DC.

Steneck, R.S., Vavrinec, J., and Leland, A.V. 2004. Accelerating trophic-level dysfunction in kelp forest ecosystems of the western North Atlantic. Ecosystems 7:323-332.

Sypitkowski, E., C. Bohlen, and W.G. Ambrose, Jr. 2010. Estimating the frequency and extent of bloodworm digging in Maine from aerial photography. Fisheries Research 101:87-93.

Sypitkowski, E., W.G. Ambrose, Jr., C. Bohlen, and J. Warren. 2008. Harvest efficiency of bloodworms (Glycera dibranchiata) on Maine mudflats. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 28:1506-1514.

Sypitkowski, E., W.G. Ambrose, Jr., C. Bohlen, T. Atherton, and J. Warren. 2009. Catch statistics in the bloodworm fishery in Maine. Fisheries Research 96:303-307.

Sypitkowski, E., Ambrose, W.G. Jr., Bohlen, C., Warren, J. 2008. Harvest Efficiency of Bloodworms on Maine Mudflats. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 28:1506–1514.

Tlusty, M.F., and Preisner, K., 2005. Organic matter production of American lobsters (Homarus americanus) during impoundment in Maine, United States. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39:471-484.

Townsend, D.W., Ellis, W.G. 2008. Primary production and nutrient cycling on the Northwest Atlantic continental shelf. In: Liu, K.K., Atkinson, L., Quinones, R., Talaue,  M.L. (Editors). Carbon and Nutrient Fluxes in Continental Margins: a Global Synthesis. Springer Verlag, New York.

Vadas, R.L. Sr., and Elner, R.W. 2003. Responses to predation cues and food in two species of sympatric tropical sea urchins. Marine Ecology 24:101-121.

Vadas, R.L. Sr., Smith, B.D., Beal, B., and Dowling, T. 2002. Sympatric growth morphs and size bimodality in the green sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis). Ecological Monographs 72:113-132.

Wahle, R.A. 2003. Revealing stock-recruitment relationships in lobsters and crabs: is experimental ecology the key? Fisheries Research 65:3-32.

Wahle, R.A., Incze, L.S., and Fogarty, M.J. 2004. First projections of American lobster fishery recruitment using a settlement index and variable growth. Bulletin of Marine Science 74:101-114.

Wahle, R.A., and M.J. Fogarty. 2007. Growth and development: understanding and modeling growth variability in lobsters. pp. 1-44 in B.F. Phillips (ed.) Lobsters: Biology and Management, Aquaculture and Fisheries. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, 506 pp.

Wahle, R.A., M. Gibson, and M.J. Fogarty. 2009. Distinguishing disease impacts from larval supply effects in a lobster fishery collapse. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 376:185-192.

Wilson, J. 2002. Scientific uncertainty, complex systems, and the design of common-pool institutions. Pages 327-359 In: E. Ostrom et al. (Editors), The Drama of the Commons. National Academy Press, Washington, DC.

Wilson, J., Yan, L., Wilson, C. 2007. The precursors of governance in the Maine lobster fishery. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104:15212-15217.

Wilson, K.R., J.T. Kelley, A. Croitoru, M. Dionne, D.F. Belknap, and R. Steneck. 2009. Stratigraphic and ecophysical characterizations of salt pools: dynamic landforms of the Webhannet salt marsh, Wells, ME, USA. Estuaries and Coasts 32:855-870.

Wilson, K.R., J.T. Kelley, B.R. Tanner, and D.F. Belknap. 2010. Probing the origins and stratigraphic signature of salt pools from north-temperate marshes in Maine, USA. Journal of Coastal Research 26:1007-1026.

Woodward, B.L., and Winn, J.P. 2006. Apparent lateralized behavior in gray whales feeding off the central British Columbia coast. Marine Mammal Science 22:64-73.

Zhang, Y., and Y. Chen. 2007. Modeling and evaluating ecosystem in 1980s and 1990s for American lobster (Homarus americanus) in the Gulf of Maine. Ecological Modeling 203:475-489.

Zubier, K., Panchang, V., and Demirbilek, Z. 2003. Simulation of waves at Duck (North Carolina) using two numerical models. Coastal Engineering Journal 45:439-469.


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