Florida Coastal Everglades Long Term Ecological Research
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FCE LTER II: Coastal Oligotrophic Ecosystems Research

Long-term project
Start date: 01-Dec-2006          End date: 01-Dec-2012
Contact person: Evelyn Gaiser          
Website: http://fcelter.fiu.edu
Funding organization(s):
National Science Foundation



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Publications

Books
Hollander, G. 2008. Raising Cane in the Glades: The Global Sugar Trade and the Transformation of Florida. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Larsen, Laurel , Joyce Mihran Turley 2012. One Night in the Everglades. Moonlight Publishing, Taylor Trade Publishing, New York. 32 pp.

Ogden, L.A. 2011. Swamplife: People, Gators, and Mangroves Entangled in the Everglades. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN. 224 pp.

Simmons, G., L.A. Ogden 2010. Gladesmen: Gator Hunters, Moonshiners, and Skiffers. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, FL.

Book chapters
Boyer, J.N., H.O. Briceno 2012. Water residence time is a significant driver of ecosystem structure and function in estuaries . Pages 119 In Kruczynski, W.L., P.J. Fletcher (eds.) Tropical Connections: South Florida's Marine Environment. IAN Press, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Cambridge, MD.

Brondizio, E., R. Roy Chowdhury 2010. Spatio-temporal methodologies in Environmental Anthropology: Geographic Information Systems, remote sensing, landscape changes and local knowledge . Pages 266-298 In Vaccaro, I., E.A. Smith, S. Aswani (eds.) Society and Environment: Methods and Research Design. Cambridge University Press, .

Cooper, S., E.E. Gaiser, A. Wachnicka 2010. Estuarine paleoecological reconstructions using diatoms . Pages 324-345 In Smol, J.P., E.F. Stoermer (eds.) The Diatoms: Applications in Environmental and Earth Sciences. Cambridge University Press, New York.

Davis, S.E., D. Lirman, J. Wozniak 2009. Nitrogen and phosphorus exchange among tropical coastal ecosystems . Pages 9-44 In Nagelkerken, Ivan (eds.) Ecological Connectivity Among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems. Springer, New York.

DeAngelis, D.L., J.C. Trexler, D.D. Donalson 2010. Competition dynamics in a seasonally varying wetland . Pages 1-14 In Cantrell, S., C. Cosner, S. Ruan (eds.) Spatial Ecology. Chapman Hall/CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Dittmar, T., B. Koch, R. Jaffe 2009. Tools for studying biogeochemical connectivity among tropical coastal ecosystems . Pages 425-455 In Nagelkerken, Ivan (eds.) Ecological Connectivity among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems. Springer, New York.

Gaiser, E.E., J.C. Trexler, P. Wetzel 2012. The Florida Everglades . Pages 231-252 In Batzer, D., A. Baldwin (eds.) Wetland Habitats of North America: Ecology and Conservation Concerns. University of California Press, Berkeley.

Gaiser, E.E., K. Ruhland 2010. Diatoms as Indicators of Environmental Change in Wetlands and Peatlands . Pages 473-496 In Smol, J.P., E.F. Stoermer (eds.) The Diatoms: Applications in Environmental and Earth Sciences. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Glibert, P.M., J.N. Boyer, C. Heil, C.J. Madden, B. Sturgis, C.S. Wazniak 2010. Blooms in lagoons: Different from Those of River-Dominated Estuaries . Pages 98-113 In Kennish, M.J., H.W. Paerl (eds.) Coastal Lagoons: Critical Habitats of Environmental Change. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Hall, R.O., S.E. Thomas, E.E. Gaiser 2007. Measuring primary production in freshwater ecosystems . Pages 175-203 In Fahey, T.J., A.K. Knapp (eds.) Principles and Standards for Measuring Net Primary Production in Long-Term Ecological Studies. Oxford University Press, .

Heithaus, M.R., A. Frid, J.J. Vaudo, B. Worm, A.J. Wirsing 2010. Unraveling the ecological importance of elasmobranchs . Pages 611-637 In Heithaus, M.R., J.C. Carrier, J. Musick (eds.) The biology of sharks and their relatives II: Biodiversity, adaptive physiology, and conservation. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Heithaus, M.R., J.J. Vaudo 2012. Predator-Prey Interactions . Pages 505-546 In Carrier, J.C., J. Musick, M.R. Heithaus (eds.) Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives, Second Edition. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Jopp, F., D.L. DeAngelis, J.C. Trexler 2011. Chapter 18. Trophic Cascades and Food Web Stability in Fish Communities of the Everglades . Pages 257-268 In Jopp, F., H. Reuter, B. Breckling (eds.) Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics- An Introduction into Ecological Modeling for Students, Teachers & Scientists. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.

Knapp, A.K., J.M. Briggs, D.L. Childers 2007. Estimating aboveground net primary production in grassland and herbaceous dominated systems . Pages 27- 48 In Fahey, T.J., A.K. Knapp (eds.) Principles and Standards for Measuring Net Primary Production in Long-term Ecological Studies. Oxford University Press, .

Rivera-Monroy, V.H., R.D. Delaune, A.B. Owens, J. Visser, J.R. White, R.R. Twilley, H. Hernandez-Trejo, J.A. Benitez 2011. Removal of Physical Materials from Systems: Loss of Space, Area, and Habitats . Pages 185-215 In Wolanski, E., D.S. McLusky (eds.) Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science, Volume 8. Waltham: Academic Press, .

Rudnick, D.T., S.P. Kelly, C.J. Madden, K.M. Cunniff, J.N. Boyer, S. Blair 2012. An unprecedented phytoplankton bloom occurred in eastern Florida Bay from 2005-2008 . Pages 126-128 In Kruczynski, W.L., P.J. Fletcher (eds.) Tropical Connections: South Florida's Marine Environment. IAN Press, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Cambridge, MD.

Trexler, J.C., D.L. DeAngelis 2010. Modeling the evolution of complex reproductive adaptations in poeciliid fishes: Matrotrophy and superfetation . Pages 231-240 In Uribe, M.C., H.J. Greer (eds.) Viviparous Fishes II. New Life Publications, Homestead, FL.

Trexler, J.C., D.L. DeAngelis, J. Jiang 2011. Community assembly and mode of reproduction: predicting the distribution of livebearing fishes . In Evans, J., A. Pilastro, I. Schlupp (eds.) Ecology and Evolution of Poeciliid Fishes. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

Twilley, R.R., V.H. Rivera-Monroy 2009. Ecogeomorphic Models of Nutrient Biogeochemistry for Mangrove Wetlands . Pages 641-675 In Perillo, G.M.E., E. Wolanski, D.R. Cahoon, M.M. Brinson (eds.) Coastal Wetlands: An Integrated Ecosystem Approach. Elsevier, New York, NY.

Journal articles
Amiro, B.D., A.G. Barr, J.G. Barr, T.A. Black, R. Bracho, M. Brown, J. Chen, K.L. Clark, K.J. Davis, A.R. Desai, S. Dore, V. Engel, J.D. Fuentes, A.H. Goldstein, M. Goulden, T.E. Kolb, M.B. Lavigne, B.E. Law, H.A. Margolis, T. Martin, J.H. McCaughey, L. Misson, M. Montes-Helu, A. Noormets, J.T. Randerson, G. Starr, J. Xiao 2010. Ecosystem carbon dioxide fluxes after disturbance in forests of North America. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115: G00J02, 13 pp..

Armitage, A.R., J.W. Fourqurean 2009. Stable isotopes reveal complex changes in trophic relationships following nutrient addition in a coastal marine ecosystem. Estuaries and Coasts, 32: 1152-1164.

Armitage, A.R., T.A. Frankovich, J.W. Fourqurean 2011. Long-Term Effects of Adding Nutrients to an Oligotrophic Coastal Environment . Ecosystems, 14(3): 430-444.

Baggett, L.P., K.L. HeckJr., T.A. Frankovich, A.R. Armitage, J.W. Fourqurean 2010. Nutrient enrichment, grazer identity and their effects on epiphytic algal assemblages: field experiments in sub-tropical turtlegrass (Thalassia testudinum) meadows. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 406: 33-45.

Balcarczyk, K.L., J.B. Jones Jr., R. Jaffe, N. Maie 2009. Stream dissolved organic matter bioavailability and composition in watersheds underlain with discontinuous permafrost. Biogeochemistry, 94: 255-270.

Barr, J.G., J.D. Fuentes, V. Engel, J.C. Zieman 2009. Physiological responses of red mangroves to the climate in the Florida Everglades. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114: G02008.

Barr, J.G., V. Engel, J.D. Fuentes, J.C. Zieman, T.L. O'Halloran, T.J. Smith, G. Anderson 2010. Controls on mangrove forest-atmosphere carbon dioxide exchanges in western Everglades National Park. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115: G02020.

Barr, J.G., V. Engel, T.J. Smith, J.D. Fuentes 2012. Hurricane disturbance and recovery of energy balance, CO2 fluxes and canopy structure in a mangrove forest of the Florida Everglades. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 153: 54-66.

Belicka, L., D. Burkholder, J.W. Fourqurean, M.R. Heithaus, S.A. Macko, R. Jaffe 2012. Stable isotope and fatty acid biomarkers of seagrass, epiphytic, and algal organic matter to consumers in a nearly pristine seagrass ecosystem . Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1085-1097.

Belicka, L., E.R. Sokol, J.M. Hoch, R. Jaffe, J.C. Trexler 2012. A molecular and stable isotopic approach to investigate the importance of algal and detrital energy pathways in a freshwater marsh. Wetlands, 32(3): 531-542.

Belicka, L., P. Matich, R. Jaffe, M.R. Heithaus 2012. Fatty acids and stable isotopes as indicators of early-life feeding and maternal resource dependency in the bull shark Carcharhinus leucas. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 455: 245-256.

Bouillon, S., A.V. Borges, E. Castañeda, K. Diele, T. Dittmar, N.C. Duke, E. Kristensen, S.Y. Lee, C. Marchand, J.J. Middelburg, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, R.R. Twilley, T.J. Smith 2008. Mangrove production and carbon sinks: A revision of global budget estimates. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22: GB2013.

Boyer, J.N., C.R. Kelble, P.B. Ortner, D.T. Rudnick 2009. Phytoplankton bloom status: Chlorophyll a biomass as an indicator of water quality condition in the southern estuaries of Florida, USA . Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S56-S67 .

Breithaupt, J.L., J.M. Smoak, T.J. Smith, C.J. Sanders, A. Hoare 2012. Organic carbon burial rates in mangrove sediments: Strengthening the global budget. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 26: GB3011, 11 pp..

Briceno, H.O., J.N. Boyer 2010. Climatic Controls on Phytoplankton Biomass in a Sub-tropical Estuary, Florida Bay, USA. Estuaries and Coasts, 33(2): 541-553.

Brody, S.D., S.E. Davis, W.E. Highfield, S.P. Bernhardt 2008. A Spatial-Temporal Analysis of Section 404 Wetland Permitting in Texas and Florida: Thirteen Years of Impact Along the Coast. Wetlands, 28(1): 107-116.

Browder, J.A., M.B. Robblee 2009. Pink shrimp as an indicator for restoration of everglades ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S17-S28.

Burkholder, D., M.R. Heithaus, J.W. Fourqurean 2012. Feeding preferences of herbivores in a relatively pristine subtropical seagrass ecosystem. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1051-1058.

Calderon-Aguilera, L.E., V.H. Rivera-Monroy, L. Porter-Bolland, A. Martinez-Yrizar, L. Ladah, M. Martinez-Ramos, J. Alcocer, A.L. Santiago-Perez, H.A. Hernandez-Arana, V.M. Reyes-Gomez, D.R. Perez-Salicrup, V. Diaz-Nunez, J. Sosa-Ramirez, J. Herrera-Silveira, A. Burquez 2012. An assessment of natural and human disturbance effects on Mexican ecosystems: current trends and research gaps. Biodiversity and Conservation, 21(3): 589-617.

Campbell, J.E., J.W. Fourqurean 2011. Novel methodology for in situ carbon dioxide enrichment of benthic ecosystems. Limnology and Oceanography Methods, 9: 97-109.

Campbell, J.E., J.W. Fourqurean 2009. Interspecific variation in the elemental and stable isotopic content of seagrasses in South Florida. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 387: 109-123.

Campbell, J.E., L.A. Yarbro, J.W. Fourqurean 2012. Negative relationships between the nutrient and carbohydrate content of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum. Aquatic Botany, 99: 56-60.

Castañeda-Moya, E., R.R. Twilley, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, B.D. Marx, C. Coronado-Molina, S.M.L. Ewe 2011. Patterns of root dynamics in mangrove forests along environmental gradients in the Florida Coastal Everglades, USA. Ecosystems, 14(7): 1178-1195.

Castañeda-Moya, E., R.R. Twilley, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, K. Zhang, S.E. Davis, M.S. Ross 2010. Sediment and Nutrient Deposition Associated with Hurricane Wilma in Mangroves of the Florida Coastal Everglades. Estuaries and Coasts, 33(1): 45-58.

Cawley, K.M., P. Wolski, N. Mladenov, R. Jaffe 2012. Dissolved organic matter biogeochemistry along a transect of the Okavango Delta, Botswana. Wetlands, 32: 475-486.

Cawley, K.M., Y. Ding, J.W. Fourqurean, R. Jaffe 2012. Characterising the sources and fate of dissolved organic matter in Shark Bay, Australia: a preliminary study using optical properties and stable carbon isotopes. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1098-1107.
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Chen, M., R.M. Price, Y. Yamashita, R. Jaffe 2010. Comparative study of dissolved organic matter from groundwater and surface water in the Florida coastal Everglades using multi-dimensional spectrofluorometry combined with multivariate statistics. Applied Geochemistry, 25(6): 872-880.

Childers, D.L., J. Corman, M. Edwards, J.J. Elser 2011. Sustainability Challenges of Phosphorus and Food: Solutions from Closing the Human Phosphorus Cycle. BioScience, 61: 117-124.

Chin, D.A., R.M. Price, V.J. DiFrenna 2009. Nonlinear Flow in Karst Formations. Ground Water, 47(5): 669-674.

Clement, B., J. Javier, J.P. Sah, M.S. Ross 2011. The effects of wildfires on the magnetic properties of soils in the Everglades. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 36(4): 460-466.

Collado-Vides, L., V. Mazzei, T. Thyberg, D. Lirman 2011. Spatio-temporal patterns and nutrient status of macroalgae in a heavily managed region of Biscayne Bay, Florida, USA. Botanica Marina, 54: 377-390.

Collado-Vides, L., V.G. Caccia, J.N. Boyer, J.W. Fourqurean 2007. Tropical seagrass-associated macroalgae distributions and trends relative to water quality. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 73: 680-694.

Collins, S.L., S.R. Carpenter, S.M. Swinton, D.E. Orenstein, D.L. Childers, T.L. Gragson, N.B. Grimm, J.M. Grove, S.L. Harlan, J.P. Kaye, A.K. Knapp, G.P. Kofinas, J.J. Magnuson, W.H. McDowell, J.M. Melack, L.A. Ogden, G.P. Robertson, M.D. Smith, A.C. Whitmer 2010. An integrated conceptual framework for long-term social-ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 9: 351-357.

Davis, S.E., D.L. Childers 2007. Importance of water source in controlling leaf leaching losses in a dwarf red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle L.) wetland. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 71(1-2): 194-201.

DeAngelis, D.L., J.C. Trexler, C. Cosner, A. Obaza, F. Jopp 2010. Fish population dynamics in a seasonally varying wetland. Ecological Modelling, 221(8): 1131-1137.

Deng, Y., H. Solo-Gabriele, M. Laas, L. Leonard, D.L. Childers, G. He, V. Engel 2010. Impacts of hurricanes on surface water flow within a wetland. Journal of Hydrology, 392(3-4): 164-173.

Dewsbury, B.M., J.W. Fourqurean 2010. Artificial reefs concentrate nutrients and alter benthic community structure in an oligotrophic, subtropical estuary. Bulletin of Marine Science, 86(4): 813-828.

DiFrenna, V.J., R.M. Price, M.R. Savabi 2008. Identification of a hydrodynamic threshold in karst rocks from the Biscayne Aquifer, south Florida, USA. Hydrogeology Journal, 16(1): 31-42.

Dodds, W., C. Robinson, E.E. Gaiser, G. Hansen, H. Powell, J. Smith, N. Morse, S. Gregory, T. Bell, T. Kratz, W.H. McDowell 2012. Surprises and Insights from Long-Term Aquatic Datasets and Experiments. BioScience, 62: 709-721.

Doren, R.F. 2009. Editorial. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S1.

Doren, R.F., J.C. Trexler, A.D. Gottlieb, M. Harwell 2009. Ecological Indicators for System-wide Assessment of the Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Program. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S2-S16.

Doren, R.F., J.C. Volin, J.H. Richards 2009. Invasive exotic plant indicators for ecosystem restoration: An example from the Everglades restoration program. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S29-S36.

Doren, R.F., Jennifer H. Richards, J.C. Volin 2009. A conceptual ecological model to facilitate understanding the role of invasive species in large-scale ecosystem restoration. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S150-S160.

Dorn, N.J., J.C. Trexler 2007. Crayfish assemblage shifts in a large drought-prone wetland: the roles of hydrology and competition. Freshwater Biology, 20(1): 113-115.

Dunlop-Hayden, K.L., J.S. Rehage 2011. Antipredator behavior and cue recognition by multiple Everglades prey to a novel cichlid predator. Behaviour, 148: 795-823.

Espinar, J.L., M.S. Ross, J.P. Sah 2011. Pattern of nutrient availability and plant community assemblage in Everglades Tree Islands, Florida, USA. Hydrobiologia, 667(1): 89-99.

Ewe, S.M.L., L.d.S.L. Sternberg 2007. Water Uptake Patterns of an Invasive Exotic Plant in Coastal Saline Habitats. Journal of Coastal Research, 23(1): 255-264.

Ewe, S.M.L., L.d.S.L. Sternberg, D.L. Childers 2007. Seasonal plant water uptake patterns in the saline southeast Everglades ecotone. Oecologia, 152(4): 607-616.

Fell, J.W., A. Statzell-Tallman, G. Scorzetti, M.H. Gutierrez 2011. Five new species of yeasts from fresh water and marine habitats in the Florida Everglades. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 99(3): 533-549.

Ferretti, F., B. Worm, G.L. Britten, M.R. Heithaus, H.K. Lotze 2010. Patterns and ecosystem consequences of shark declines in the ocean. Ecology Letters, 13(8): 1055-1071.

Fitz, H.C., G.A. Kiker, J.B. Kim 2011. Integrated ecological modeling and decision analysis within the Everglades landscape. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41(S1): 517-547.

Fourqurean, J.W., C.M. Duarte, H. Kennedy, N. Marba, M. Holmer, M.A. Mateo, E.T. Apostolaki, G.A. Kendrick, D. Krause-Jensen, K.J. McGlathery, O. Serrano 2012. Seagrass ecosystems as a globally significant carbon stock. Nature Geoscience, 5: 505-509.

Fourqurean, J.W., G.A. Kendrick, L.S. Collins, R.M. Chambers, M.A. Vanderklift 2012. Carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus storage in subtropical seagrass meadows: examples from Florida Bay and Shark Bay. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 967-983.
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Fourqurean, J.W., M.F. Muth, J.N. Boyer 2010. Epiphyte loads on seagrasses and microphytobenthos abundance are not reliable indicators of nutrient availability in coastal ecosystems. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 60: 971-983.

Fourqurean, J.W., T.J. Smith, J. Possley, T.M. Collins, D. Lee, S. Namoff 2010. Are mangroves in the tropical Atlantic ripe for invasion? Exotic mangrove trees in the forests of south Florida. Biological Invasions, 12: 2509-2522.

Frankovich, T.A., A.R. Armitage, A. Wachnicka, E.E. Gaiser, J.W. Fourqurean 2009. Nutrient effects on seagrass epiphyte community structure in Florida Bay. Journal of Phycology, 45: 1010-1020.

Frankovich, T.A., D. Morrison, J.W. Fourqurean 2011. Benthic Macrophyte Distribution and Abundance in Estuarine Mangrove Lakes and Estuaries: Relationships to Environmental Variables. Estuaries and Coasts, 34: 20-31.

Frankovich, T.A., J.G. Barr, D. Morrison, J.W. Fourqurean 2012. Differing temporal patterns of Chara hornemannii cover correlate to alternate regimes of phytoplankton and submerged aquatic-vegetation dominance. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1005-1014.

Fraser, M.W., G.A. Kendrick, P. Grierson, J.W. Fourqurean, M.A. Vanderklift, D.I. Walker 2012. Nutrient status of seagrasses cannot be inferred from system-scale distribution of phosphorus in Shark Bay, Western Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1015-1026.

Frederick, P.C., D.E. Gawlik, J.C. Ogden, M.I. Cook, M. Lusk 2009. The White Ibis and Wood Stork as indicators for restoration of the everglades ecosystem. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S83-S95.

Gaiser, E.E. 2009. Periphyton as an indicator of restoration in the Everglades. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S37-S45 .

Gaiser, E.E. 2011. Book Review: Lodge, T. 2010. The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the Ecosystem. 3rd Edition. CRC Press.. Wetlands, 31(2): 445-446.

Gaiser, E.E. 2009. Periphyton as an indicator of restoration in the Everglades. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S37-S45 .

Gaiser, E.E., J. La Hee, F. Tobias, A. Wachnicka 2010. Mastogloia smithii var lacustris Grun.: A Structural Engineer of Calcareous Mats in Karstic Subtropical Wetlands. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 160(1): 99-112.

Gaiser, E.E., N. Deyrup, R. Bachmann, L. Battoe, H. Swain 2009. Multidecadal climate oscillations detected in a transparency record from a subtropical Florida lake. Limnology and Oceanography, 54(6): 2228-2232.

Gaiser, E.E., N. Deyrup, R. Bachmann, L. Battoe, H. Swain 2009. Effects of climate variability on transparency and thermal structure in subtropical, monomictic Lake Annie, Florida. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 175(3): 217-230.

Gaiser, E.E., P. McCormick, S.E. Hagerthey, A.D. Gottlieb 2011. Landscape patterns of periphyton in the Florida Everglades. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41(S1): 92-120.

Gaiser, E.E., R.F. Doren, P. McCormick, S. Newman, J.H. Richards, J.C. Trexler 2008. Comment on "Estimating Ecological Thresholds for Phosphorus in the Everglades". Environmental Science & Technology, 42: 6770-6771.

Gandy, D.A., J.S. Rehage, J. Munyon, K.B. Gestring, J.I. Galvez 2012. Canals as Vectors for Fish Movement: Potential Southward Range Expansion of Lepisosteus osseus L. (Longnose Gar) in South Florida. Southeastern Naturalist, 11: 253-262.

Gao, M., B.R.T. Simoneit, M. Gantar, R. Jaffe 2007. Occurrence and distribution of novel botryococcene hydrocarbons in freshwater wetlands of the Florida Everglades. Chemosphere, 70: 224-236.

Glibert, P.M., C. Heil, D.T. Rudnick, C.J. Madden, J.N. Boyer, S.P. Kelly 2009. Florida Bay: Water quality status and trends, historic and emerging algal bloom problems. Contributions in Marine Science, 38: 5-17.

Gondwe, B.R.N., S.-H. Hong, S. Wdowinski, P. Bauer-Gottwein 2010. Hydrodynamics of the groundwater-dependent Sian-Ka'an wetlands, Mexico, from InSAR and SAR data. Wetlands, 30(1): 1-13.

Hagerthey, S.E., B.J. Bellinger, K. Wheeler, M. Gantar, E.E. Gaiser 2011. Everglades Periphyton: A Biogeochemical Perspective. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41(S1): 309-343.

Hanan, E., M.S. Ross 2010. Across-scale patterning of plant-soil-water interactions surrounding tree islands in Southern Everglades landscapes . Landscape Ecology, 25(3): 463-475.

Hanan, E., M.S. Ross, P.L. Ruiz, J.P. Sah 2010. Multi-scaled grassland-woody plant dynamics in the heterogeneous marl prairies of the southern Everglades. Ecosystems, 13(8): 1256-1274.

Harris, E., C. Polsky, K. Larson, R. Garvoille, D. Martin, J. Brumand, L.A. Ogden 2012. Heterogeneity in Residential Yard Care: Evidence from Boston, Miami, and Phoenix. Human Ecology, 40: 735-749.

Harwell, M., B. Sharfstein 2009. Submerged aquatic vegetation and bulrush in Lake Okeechobee as indicators of greater Everglades ecosystem restoration. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S46-S55.

He, G., V. Engel, L. Leonard, A.L. Croft, D.L. Childers, M. Laas, Y. Deng, H. Solo-Gabriele 2010. Factors Controlling Surface Water Flow in a Low-gradient Subtropical Wetland. Wetlands, 30: 275-286.

Heithaus, M.R., A.J. Wirsing, L.M. Dill 2012. The ecological importance of intact top-predator populations: a synthesis of 15 years of research in a seagrass ecosystem. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 1039-1050.

Heithaus, M.R., B. Delius, A.J. Wirsing, M. Dunphy-Daly 2009. Physical factors influencing the distribution of a top predator in a subtropical oligotrophic estuary. Limnology and Oceanography , 54(2): 472-482.

Herbert, D.A., J.W. Fourqurean 2008. Ecosystem structure and function still altered two decades after short-term fertilization of a seagrass meadow. Ecosystems, 11: 688-700.

Herbert, D.A., J.W. Fourqurean 2009. Phosphorus availability and salinity control productivity and demography of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum in Florida Bay. Estuaries and Coasts, 32: 188-201.

Herbert, D.A., W.B. Perry, B.J. Cosby, J.W. Fourqurean 2011. Projected reorganization of Florida Bay seagrass communities in response to increased freshwater delivery from the Everglades. Estuaries and Coasts, 34(5): 973-992.

Hong, S.-H., S. Wdowinski, S.-W. Kim 2010. Evaluation of TerraSAR-X Observations for Wetland InSAR Application. IEEE Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 48(2): 864-873.

Hong, S.-H., S. Wdowinski, S.-W. Kim, J.-S. Won 2010. Multi-temporal monitoring of wetland water levels in the Florida Everglades using interferometric synthetic aperture radar (InSAR). Remote Sensing of Environment, 114(11): 2436-2447.

Ikenaga, M., R. Guevara, C. Pisani, A. Dean, J.N. Boyer 2010. Changes in Community Structure of Sediment Bacteria Along the Florida Coastal Everglades Marsh-Mangrove-Seagrass Salinity Gradient. Microbial Ecology, 59(2): 284-295.

Inglett, P.W., V.H. Rivera-Monroy, J. Wozniak 2011. Biogeochemistry of Nitrogen Across the Everglades Landscape. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41(S1): 187-216.

Jaffe, R., D. McKnight, N. Maie, R. Cory, W.H. McDowell, J.L. Campbell 2008. Spatial and temporal variations in DOM composition in ecosystems: The importance of long-term monitoring of optical properties. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences, 113: G04032.

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Jimenez, K.L., G. Starr, C.L. Staudhammer, J. Schedlbauer, H. Loescher, S.L. Malone, S. Oberbauer 2012. Carbon dioxide exchange rates from short- and long-hydroperiod Everglades freshwater marsh. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117: G04009.

Jopp, F., D.L. DeAngelis, J.C. Trexler 2010. Modeling seasonal dynamics of small fish cohorts in fluctuating freshwater marsh landscapes. Landscape Ecology, 25(7): 1041-1054.

Kelble, C.R., P.B. Ortner, G.L. Hitchcock, M.J. Dagg, J.N. Boyer 2010. Temporal and Spatial Variability of Mesozooplankton in a Shallow Sub-Tropical Bay: Influence of Top-Down Control. Estuaries and Coasts, 33(3): 723-737.

Kendrick, G.A., J.W. Fourqurean, M.W. Fraser, M.R. Heithaus, G. Jackson, K. Friedman, D. Hallac 2012. Science behind management of Shark Bay and Florida Bay, two P-limited subtropical systems with different climatology and human pressures. Marine and Freshwater Research, 63: 941-951.

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Koch, G., Childers, D.L., P.A. Staehr, R.M. Price, S.E. Davis, E.E. Gaiser 2012. Hydrological Conditions Control P Loading and Aquatic Metabolism in an Oligotrophic, Subtropical Estuary. Estuaries and Coasts, 35(1): 292-307.

La Hee, J., E.E. Gaiser 2012. Benthic diatom assemblages as indicators of water quality in the Everglades and three tropical karstic wetlands. Journal of the North American Benthological Society, 31(1): 205-221.

Larsen, L., N. Aumen, C. Bernhardt, V. Engel, T. Givnish, S.E. Hagerthey, J. Harvey, L. Leonard, P. McCormick, C. McVoy, G.B. Noe, M. Nungesser, K. Rutchey, F.H. Sklar, T. Troxler, J.C. Volin, D.A. Willard 2011. Recent and Historic Drivers of Landscape Change in the Everglades Ridge, Slough, and Tree Island Mosaic. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41: 344-381.

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Liston, S.E., S. Newman, J.C. Trexler 2008. Macroinvertebrate Community Response to Eutrophication in an Oligotrophic Wetland: An in situ Mesocosm Experiment. Wetlands, 28(3): 686-694.

Liu, G., M. Naja, P. Kalla, D. Scheidt, E.E. Gaiser, Y. Cai 2011. Legacy and fate of mercury and methylmercury in the Florida Everglades. Environmental Science and Technology, 45(2): 496-501.

Lopez, D.P., A. Jungman, J.S. Rehage 2012. Nonnative African jewelfish are more fit but not bolder at the invasion front: a trait comparison across an Everglades range expansion. Biological Invasions, 14: 2159-2174.

Lorenz, J.J., B. Langan-Mulrooney, P. Frezza, R.G. Harvey, F.J. Mazzotti 2009. Roseate spoonbill reproduction as an indicator for restoration of the Everglades and the Everglades estuaries. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S96-S107.

Madden, C.J., D.T. Rudnick, A.A. McDonald, K.M. Cunniff, J.W. Fourqurean 2009. Ecological indicators for assessing and communicating seagrass status and trends in Florida Bay. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S68-S82. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2009.02.004.

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Maie, N., O. Pisani, R. Jaffe 2008. Mangrove tannins in aquatic ecosystems: their fate and possible role in dissolved organic nitrogen cycling. Limnology & Oceanography, 53(1): 160-171.

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Matich, P., M.R. Heithaus 2012. Effects of an extreme temperature event on the behavior and age structure of an estuarine top predator (Carcharhinus leucas). Marine Ecology Progress Series, 447: 165-178.

Matich, P., M.R. Heithaus, C.A. Layman 2010. Size-based variation in intertissue comparisons of stable carbon and nitrogen isotopic signatures of bull sharks (Carcharhinus leucas) and tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 67: 877-885.

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Mazzotti, F.J., G.R. Best, L.A. Brandt, M.S. Cherkiss, B.M. Jeffery, K.G. Rice 2009. Alligators and crocodiles as indicators for restoration of Everglades ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S137-S149.

McCarthy, L.C., W.F. Loftus, J.S. Rehage 2012. Segregation of palaemonid shrimp along an Everglades estuarine gradient: Do multiple species have similar trophic function?. Bulletin of Marine Science, 88: 843-861.

McElroy, T.C., K.L. Kandl, J.C. Trexler 2012. Temporal Population Genetic Structure of Eastern Mosquitofish in a Dynamic Aquatic Landscape. Journal of Heredity, 102(6): 678-687.

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Onsted, J. 2010. Agricultural Retention in California: Modeling the Effectiveness of the Williamson Act as Public Policy. The California Geographer, 50

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Poret, N., R.R. Twilley, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, C. Coronado-Molina 2007. Belowground Decomposition of Mangrove Roots in Florida Coastal Everglades. Estuaries and Coasts. Estuaries and Coasts, 30(3): 491-496.

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Rehage, J.S., W.F. Loftus 2007. Seasonal fish community variation in headwater mangrove creeks in the southwestern Everglades: an examination of their role as dry-down refuges. Bulletin of Marine Science, 80(3): 625-645.

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Richards, J.H., T. Troxler, D. Lee, M.S. Zimmerman 2011. Experimental determination of effects of water depth on Nymphaea odorata growth, morphology and biomass allocation . Aquatic Botany, 95(1): 9-16.

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Ross, M.S., J.P. Sah 2011. Forest resource islands in a sub-tropical marsh: soil-site relationships in Everglades hardwood hammocks. Ecosystems, 14(4): 632-645.

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Saha, A.K., C. Moses, R.M. Price, V. Engel, T.J. Smith, G. Anderson 2012. A Hydrological Budget (2002-2008) for a Large Subtropical Wetland Ecosystem Indicates Marine Groundwater Discharge Accompanies Diminished Freshwater Flow . Journal of Estuaries and Coasts, 35(2): 459-474.

Saha, A.K., K.S. Carvalho, P. Moutinho, L.S.L. Sternberg 2012. Effect of leaf-cutting ant nests on plant growth in an oligotrophic Amazon rain forest. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 28(3): 263-270.

Saha, A.K., L.d.S.L. Sternberg, M.S. Ross, F. Miralles-Wilhelm 2010. Water source utilization and foliar nutrient status differs between upland and flooded plant communities in wetland tree islands. Wetlands Ecology and Management, 18: 343-355.

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Sargeant, B., E.E. Gaiser, J.C. Trexler 2010. Biotic and Abiotic Determinants of Intermediate-Consumer Trophic Diversity in the Florida Everglades. Marine & Freshwater Research, 61: 11-22.

Schedlbauer, J., J. Munyon, S. Oberbauer, E.E. Gaiser, G. Starr 2012. Controls on ecosystem carbon dioxide exchange in short- and long-hydroperiod Florida Everglades freshwater marshes. Wetlands, 32: 801-812.

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Schedlbauer, J., S. Oberbauer, G. Starr, K.L. Jimenez 2011. Controls on sensible heat and latent energy fluxes from a short-hydroperiod Florida Everglades marsh. Journal of Hydrology, 411: 331-341.

Schedlbauer, J., S. Oberbauer, G. Starr, K.L. Jimenez 2010. Seasonal differences in the CO2 exchange of a short-hydroperiod Florida Everglades marsh. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 150(7-8): 994-1006.

Schedlbauer, J., S. Oberbauer, G. Starr, K.L. Jimenez 2011. Controls on sensible heat and latent energy fluxes from a short-hydroperiod Florida Everglades marsh. Journal of Hydrology, 411: 331-341.

Schedlbauer, J., S. Oberbauer, G. Starr, K.L. Jimenez 2010. Seasonal differences in the CO2 exchange of a short-hydroperiod Florida Everglades marsh. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 150(7-8): 994-1006.

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Spasojevic, M.J., R.J. Aicher, G. Koch, E.S. Marquardt, N. Mirotchnick, T. Troxler, S.L. Collins 2010. Fire and grazing in a mesic tallgrass prairie: impacts on plant species and functional traits. Ecology, 91(6): 1651-1659.

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Sullivan, P., R.M. Price, M.S. Ross, L.J. Scinto, S. Stoffella, E. Cline, T.W. Dreschel, F.H. Sklar 2011. Hydrologic processes on tree islands in the Everglades (Florida, USA): tracking the effects of tree establishment and growth. Hydrogeology Journal, 19(2): 367-378.

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Trexler, J.C., C. Goss 2009. Aquatic fauna as indicators for Everglades restoration: Applying dynamic targets in assessments. Ecological Indicators, 9(6): S108-S119 .

Troxler, T. 2007. Patterns of phosphorus, nitrogen and 15N along a peat development gradient in a coastal mire, Panama. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 23(6): 683-691.

Troxler, T., D.L. Childers 2010. Biogeochemical Contributions of Tree Islands to Everglades Wetland Landscape Nitrogen Cycling During Seasonal Inundation. Ecosystems, 13(1): 75-89.

Troxler, T., M. Ikenaga, L.J. Scinto, J.N. Boyer, R. Condit, G. Gann, D.L. Childers 2012. Patterns of soil bacteria and canopy community structure related to tropical peatland development. Wetlands, 32: 769-782.

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Wachnicka, A., E.E. Gaiser 2011. Ecology and distribution of diatoms in Biscayne Bay, Florida (USA): Implications for bioassessment and paleoenvironmental studies. Ecological Indicators, 11(2): 622-632.

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Walsh, V., R.M. Price 2010. Determination of vertical and horizontal pathways of injected fresh wastewater into a deep saline aquifer (Florida, USA) using natural chemical tracers. Hydrogeology Journal, 18(4): 1027-1042.

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Wozniak, J., D.L. Childers, W.T. Anderson, D.T. Rudnick, C.J. Madden 2008. An In Situ Mesocosm Method for Quantifying Nitrogen Cycling Rates in Oligotrophic Wetlands Using 15N Tracer Techniques. Wetlands, 28(2): 502-512.

Wozniak, J., W.T. Anderson, D.L. Childers, E.E. Gaiser, C.J. Madden, D.T. Rudnick 2012. Potential N processing by southern Everglades freshwater marshes: Are Everglades marshes passive conduits for nitrogen?. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 96: 60-68.

Xu, Y., C.W. Holmes, R. Jaffe 2007. Paleoenvironmental assessment of recent environmental changes in Florida Bay, USA: A biomarker based study. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 73(1-2): 201-210.

Xu, Y., R. Jaffe 2010. Occurrence, distribution and origin of C30 cyclobotryococcenes in a subtropical wetland/estuarine ecosystem. Chemosphere, 81(7): 918-924.

Xu, Y., R. Jaffe 2007. Lipid biomarkers in suspended particulates from a subtropical estuary: Assessment of seasonal changes in sources and transport of organic matter. Marine Environmental Research, 64: 666-678.

Xu, Y., R. Jaffe 2010. Occurrence, distribution and origin of C30 cyclobotryococcenes in a subtropical wetland/estuarine ecosystem. Chemosphere, 81(7): 918-924.

Xu, Y., R. Jaffe 2007. Lipid biomarkers in suspended particulates from a subtropical estuary: Assessment of seasonal changes in sources and transport of organic matter. Marine Environmental Research, 64: 666-678.

Yamashita, Y., B.D. Kloeppel, J. Knoepp, G.L. Zausen, R. Jaffe 2011. Effects of Watershed History on Dissolved Organic Matter Characteristics in Headwater Streams. Ecosystems, Online First, DOI: 10.1007/s10021-011-9469-z

Yamashita, Y., L.J. Scinto, N. Maie, R. Jaffe 2010. Dissolved Organic Matter Characteristics Across a Subtropical Wetland's Landscape: Application of Optical Properties in the Assessment of Environmental Dynamics. Ecosystems, 13: 1006-1019.

Yamashita, Y., R. Jaffe 2008. Characterizing the Interactions between Trace Metals and Dissolved Organic Matter Using Excitation-Emission Matrix and Parallel Factor Analysis. Environmental Science & Technology, 42(19): 7374-7379.

Zapata-Rios, X., R. Rivero, G.M. Naja, P. Goovaerts 2012. Spatial and temporal phosphorus distribution changes in a large wetland ecosystem. Water Resources Research, 48: W09512.

Zapata-Rios, X., R.M. Price 2012. Estimates of groundwater discharge to a coastal wetland using multiple techniques: Taylor Slough, Everglades National Park, USA . Hydrogeology Journal, 20 : 1651-1668.

Zhang, K., H. Liu, Y. Li, H. Xu, J. Shen, J.R. Rhome, T.J. Smith 2012. The Role of Mangroves in Attenuating Storm Surges. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 102-103: 11-23.

Zhang, K., M. Simard, M.S. Ross, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, P. Houle, P.L. Ruiz, R.R. Twilley, K. Whelan 2008. Airborne Laser Scanning Quantification of Disturbances from Hurricanes and Lightning Strikes to Mangrove Forests in Everglades National Park, USA. Sensors, 8(4): 2262-2292.

Master's Theses
Bernard, Rebecca 2010. Effects of light and nutrient supply on stable isotopic composition and fractionation in N-limited seagrass beds. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Boucek, Ross 2011. Resource Partitioning among Three Mesoconsumers at a Marsh Mangrove Ecotone: A Response to a Seasonal Resource Pulse Subsidy. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Breithaupt, Joshua L. 2012. Organic Carbon Burial Rates in Mangrove Soils: Global Context and a Preliminary Investigation of the Coastal Everglades. Master's thesis, University of South Florida St. Petersburg.

Delius, Bryan K. 2007. Distribution and trophic position of juvenile bull sharks in an oligotrophic estuary. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Dunlop, Katherine 2009. Examination of cue utilization & anti-predator responses by native Everglades taxa to a non-native predator, the African jewelfish. Master's thesis, Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center.

Green, David P.J. 2007. Community structure and physiological stresses of oligohaline zone fishes in south Florida. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Hanan, Erin J. 2008. Multi-Scaled Patterning of Plant-Soil-Water Interactions across Tree Islands and Marshes within the Prairie and Slough Landscapes of Everglades National Park. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Hijuelos, Ann C. 2012. Spatial and temporal patterns in the distribution, behavior, and activity of fishes in the canals of the Everglades. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Iwaniec, David M. 2008. Regulation and Organization of Periphyton from the Florida Everglades, U.S.A.. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Jimenez, Kristine L. 2010. A Comparison of CO2 Exchange Rates for Long- and Short-Hydroperiod Everglades Marshes. Master's thesis, University of Alabama.

Lopez, Diana P. 2011. Trait Variation in an Everglades Invasive Species: Life histories, Boldness, and Dispersal in the African Jewelfish. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

McCarthy, Lauren 2009. Segregation of palaemonid shrimp species along a salinity gradient in Shark River, Everglades National Park. Master's thesis, Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center.

Mir-Gonzalez, Danielle 2007. Groundwater nutrient availability controls on nearshore benthic community structure in Biscayne Bay, Florida. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Munyon, Jay 2010. The Effects of Hydrology and Phosphorus on Everglades Productivity. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Reed, David 2007. Effects of hydrology and light on seedling establishment and growth of four wetland tree species in tree islands of northern Shark Slough, Everglades National Park. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Sanchez, Michelle 2009. Distribution of Particle Organic Material in Biscayne Bay. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Sarabia, Robin Elizabeth 2012. Spatiotemporal variation in abundance and social structure of bottlenose dolphins in the Florida Coastal Everglades. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Spence, V.A. 2011. Estimating groundwater discharge in the oligohaline ecotone of the Everglades using temperature as a tracer and variable-density groundwater models. Master's thesis, University of South Florida.

Tsai, Cheng-Feng 2008. Application of the HYMAN Model to evaluate the water and salt budgets in three mangrove sites along Shark River, Everglades. Master's thesis, Louisiana State University.

Zapata-Rios, Xavier 2009. Groundwater/surface water interactions in Taylor Slough-Everglades National Park. Master's thesis, Florida International University.

Ph.D. Dissertations
Campbell, Justin 2012. The Effects of Carbon Dioxide Fertilization on the Ecology of Tropical Seagrass Communities. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Castañeda, Edward 2010. Landscape Patterns of Community Structure, Biomass and Net Primary Productivity of Mangrove Forests in the Florida Coastal Everglades as a Function of Resources, Regulators, Hydroperiod, and Hurricane Disturbance. Ph.D. dissertation, Louisiana State University.

Chen, Meilian 2011. Characterization, Sources, and Transformations of Dissolved Organic Matter (DOM) in the Florida Coastal Everglades (FCE). Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Evans, Samantha 2008. Carbon and Nitrogen Stable Isotope Patterns in South Florida Coastal Ecosystems: Modern and Paleoceanographic Perspectives. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Gao, Min 2007. Chemical characterization of soil organic matter in an oligotrophic, subtropical, freshwater wetland system: Sources, diagenesis and preservation. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Halun, Sitti Zayda B. 2011. The Effects of Fertilization and Simulated Grazing on the Community Structure of a Seagrass Bed in South Florida. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Josette Marie La Hee 2010. The Influence of Phosphorus on Periphyton Mats from the Everglades and Three Tropical Karstic Wetlands. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Koch, Gregory 2012. Dynamics of Ecosystem Metabolism and Flocculent Detritus Transport in Estuarine Taylor River. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Pisani, Oliva 2011. Local Biomass Control on the Composition and Reactivity of Particulate Organic Matter in Aquatic Environments. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Quillen, Amanda Kay 2009. Diatom-Based Paleolimnological Reconstruction of Quaternary Environments in a Florida Sinkhole Lake. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Ruehl, Clifton B. 2010. The Interactive Effects of Predators, Resources, and Disturbance on Freshwater Snail Populations from the Everglades. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Stalker, Jeremy 2008. Hydrological Dynamics Between a Coastal Aquifer and the Adjacent Estuarine System, Biscayne Bay, South Florida. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Stringer, Christina Elaine 2010. Hydrologic Controls on Salinity in Mangroves and Lagoons. Ph.D. dissertation, University of South Florida.

Sullivan, Pamela 2011. Groundwater-Surface Water Interactions on Tree Islands in the Everglades, South Florida. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Wachnicka, Ania 2009. Quantitative Diatom-Based Reconstruction of Paleoenvironmental Conditions in Florida Bay and Biscayne Bay, U.S.A.. Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Williams, Clayton 2008. Relative significance of pelagic, benthic, and allochthonous organic matter to microbial carbon cycling in a phosphorus-depleted subtropical estuary (Florida Bay). Ph.D. dissertation, Florida International University.

Reports
Boyer, J.N., B. Keller 2007. Nutrient Dynamics.

Deng, Y., H. Solo-Gabriele, M. Laas, A. Omae, G. He 2007. Documenting the Importance of Water Flow to Everglades Landscape Structure and Sediment Transport in Everglades National Park, Phase II. Everglades National Park, Homestead, FL

Gaiser, E.E., R.M. Price, L.J. Scinto, J.C. Trexler 2010. Comprehensive Final Report to Everglades National Park, CA H5297-02-0106, Phosphorus retention and sub-surface movement through the S-332 detention basins on the eastern boundary of Everglades National Park & CA H5000-06-5040, TA J5297-08-0001, Modeling of Phosphorus Retention and Sub-Surface Movement through the S-332 Detention Basins on the Eastern Boundary of Everglades National Park (Phase-II). June 30, 2010, 370pp.

Garvoille, R. 2011. Understanding Interdisciplinarity in the Long Term Ecological Research Network. Anthropology News , 52: 25-26.

He, G., H. Solo-Gabriele, M. Laas 2008. Documenting the Importance of Water Flow to Everglades Landscape Structure and Sediment Transport in Everglades National Park, Phase III. Everglades National Park, Homestead, FL

Leonard, L., A.L. Croft, G. He, H. Solo-Gabriele, M. Laas, D.L. Childers, D. Rondeau, G.D. Losada, R. Travieso, V. Engel 2008. Recover MAP Module Activity Title: Greater Everglades Module: Field Methods Development & Implementation for Ridge and Slough Flow Patterns. South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, FL

Price, R.M., J.L. Jolicoeur, T.J. Smith, V. Engel 2008. Determining Nutrient Concentrations in Groundwater Along the Mangrove Ecotone Region of Shark River Slough. South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, FL

Rivera-Monroy, V.H., E. Castañeda-Moya, R.R. Twilley 2011. Mangrove forest functioning in response to hurricane disturbance. Final Report. Sub award 4126-LSU-TU-L600. Funded by the National Institute for Climatic Change Research (NICCR) Coastal Center at Tulane University. Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER) of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Saunders, C.J., D.L. Childers, W.T. Anderson, J. Lynch, R. Jaffe 2007. Understanding Cladium jamaicense dynamics over the last century in ENP using simulation modeling and paleoecological data - 24 month Report. Everglades National Park, National Park Service (#EVER-00278)

Saunders, C.J., R. Jaffe, M. Gao, W.T. Anderson, J. Lynch, D.L. Childers 2008. Decadal to millennial dynamics of ridge-and-slough wetlands in Shark Slough, Everglades National Park: integrating paleoecological data and simulation modeling. Final Report submitted to the National Park Service/Everglades National Park

Scinto, L.J., R.M. Price, M.S. Ross 2009. Loxahatchee Impoundment Landscape Assessment (LILA):Tree Island Experiments and Management May 1, 2005 to September 4, 2009. Final Report Contract RS-050962-A02 July 21, 2009, Submitted to SFMWD

Smith, T.J., G. Anderson, G. Tiling 2007. A Tale of Two Storms: Surges and Sediment Deposition from Hurricanes Andrew and Wilma in Florida Southwest Coast Mangrove Forests. Pages 169-174 In Farris, G.S., G.J. Smith, M.P. Crane, C.R. Demas, L.L. Robbins and D.L. Lavoie (Eds.). Science and the Storms: the USGS Response to the Hurricanes of 2005. USGS Circular 1306. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA

Stalker, J.C., A. McFarlane, R.M. Price 2009. Geochemical Investigation of the surface water and groundwater in the immediate Vicinity of Florida Power and Light Turkey Point Cooling Canals. Revised Final Report: July 30th, 2009, Submitted to SFWMD

Sullivan, P., R.M. Price 2009. A physical investigation of groundwater-surface water interaction at Loxahatchee Impound Landscape Assessment (LILA). Final Report for PO# 4500013487, July 30, 2009, Submitted to SFMWD

Sullivan, P., R.M. Price 2009. Identifying the connection between groundwater nutrients and stable isotopes in the ridge-slough-tree island community at Loxahatchee Impoundment Landscape Assessment (LILA). Final Report for PO# 4500031463, November 29, 2009, Submitted to SFWMD

Troxler, T. 2010. Monitoring for Potential Water Quality Impacts along the Eastern Boundary of Everglades National Park, Including Taylor Slough. Final Report submitted to Everglades National Park, National Park Service

Ward, G.A., T.J. Smith 2007. Predicting Mangrove Forest Recovery on the Southwest Coast of Florida Following the Impact of Hurricane Wilma, October 2005. Pages 175-182 In Farris, G.S., G.J. Smith, M.P. Crane, C.R. Demas, L.L. Robbins and D.L. Lavoie (Eds.). Science and the Storms: the USGS Response to the Hurricanes of 2005. USGS Circular 1306. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.




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