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New Articles February 19-25

Monday, February 26, 2018
Allyn Dodd
Katherine O'Reilly

Freshwater-specific journals (7): Aquatic Sciences, Freshwater Biology,  Freshwater Science, Hydrobiologia, Limnology and Oceanography, Limnology and Oceanography Letters, Marine and Freshwater Research

Broad-based journals (5): Ecological Applications, Ecology, Ecology Letters, Oecologia, Science, Trends in Ecology and Evolution

Algal Ecology

Abonyi, A., É. Ács, A. Hidas, I. Grigorszky, G. Várbíró, G. Borics, and K. T. Kiss. Functional diversity of phytoplankton highlights long-term gradual regime shift in the middle section of the Danube River due to global warming, human impacts and oligotrophication. Freshwater Biology.


Fork, M. L., J. R. Blaszczak, J. M. Delesantro, and J. B. Heffernan. Engineered headwaters can act as sources of dissolved organic matter and nitrogen to urban stream networks. Limnology and Oceanography Letters.

Geeraert, N., F. O. Omengo, F. Tamooh, T. R. Marwick, A. V Borges, G. Govers, and S. Bouillon. Seasonal and inter-annual variations in carbon fluxes in a tropical river system (Tana River, Kenya). Aquatic Sciences.

Gruber, R. K., R. J. Lowe, and J. L. Falter. Benthic uptake of phytoplankton and ocean-reef exchange of particulate nutrients on a tide-dominated reef. Limnology and Oceanography.

Mutschlecner, A. E., J. J. Guerard, J. B. Jones, and T. K. Harms. Regional and intra-annual stability of dissolved organic matter composition and biolability in high-latitude Alaskan rivers. Limnology and Oceanography.

Tank, S. E., J. B. Fellman, E. Hood, and E. S. Kritzberg. Beyond respiration: Controls on lateral carbon fluxes across the terrestrial-aquatic interface. Limnology and Oceanography Letters.

Trentman, M. T., C. L. Atkinson, and J. D. Brant. Native freshwater mussel effects on nitrogen cycling: impacts of nutrient limitation and biomass dependency. Freshwater Science.

van der Jagt, H., C. Friese, J.-B. W. Stuut, G. Fischer, and M. H. Iversen. The ballasting effect of Saharan dust deposition on aggregate dynamics and carbon export: Aggregation, settling, and scavenging potential of marine snow. Limnology and Oceanography.

Webster, A. J., Groffman, P. M., & Cadenasso, M. L. Controls on denitrification potential in nitrate-rich waterways and riparian zones of an irrigated agricultural setting. Ecological Applications.

Community Ecology

Godoy, O., Bartomeus, I., Rohr, R. P., & Saavedra, S. Towards the Integration of Niche and Network Theories. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

Ingrisch, J., & Bahn, M. Towards a Comparable Quantification of Resilience. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.


McInerney, P. J., and G. N. Rees. More (or less?) bounce for the ounce: a comparison of environmental DNA and classical approaches for bioassessment. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Rice, C. J., E. R. Larson, and C. A. Taylor. Environmental DNA detects a rare large river crayfish but with little relation to local abundance. Freshwater Biology.

Environmental flows

Halliday, B. T., S. D. Wedderburn, J. L. Barton, and R. E. Lester. Restructuring of littoral fish assemblages after drought differs in two lakes at the terminus of a heavily regulated river. River Research and Applications.

McKenna, J. E., H. W. Reeves, and P. W. Seelbach. Measuring and evaluating ecological flows from streams to regions: Steps towards national coverage. Freshwater Biology.

Vadher, A. N., J. Millett, R. Stubbington, and P. J. Wood. Drying duration and stream characteristics influence macroinvertebrate survivorship within the sediments of a temporary channel and exposed gravel bars of a connected perennial stream. Hydrobiologia.

Fish Ecology

Buxton, T. H. Flume simulations of salmon bioturbation effects on critical shear stress and bedload transport in rivers. River Research and Applications.

Kroodsma, D. A., Mayorga, J., Hochberg, T., Miller, N. A., Boerder, K., Ferretti, F., … Worm, B. Tracking the global footprint of fisheries. Science.

Ribolli, J., E. Zaniboni-Filho, P. D. Freitas, and P. M. Galetti. Genetic evidences of non-reproductive shoaling in the freshwater fish Salminus brasiliensis. Hydrobiologia.

Invasive Species

Fritschie, K. J., and J. D. Olden. Estimating the effects of non-native species on nutrient recycling using species-specific and general allometric models. Freshwater Biology.


Golovatyuk, L. V, T. D. Zinchenko, N. N. Sushchik, G. S. Kalachova, and M. I. Gladyshev. Biological aspects of the associations of biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in two saline rivers of the Elton Lake Basin, Russia. Marine and Freshwater Research.

McCulloch, G. A., and J. M. Waters. Testing for seasonality in alpine streams: How does altitude affect freshwater insect life cycles? Freshwater Biology.

Robson, B. J., E. T. Chester, T. G. Matthews, and K. Johnston. Post-wildfire recovery of invertebrate diversity in drought-affected headwater streams. Aquatic Sciences.

Verheyen, J., Temmerman, K., De Block, M., & Stoks, R. Voltinism-associated differences in winter survival across latitudes: integrating growth, physiology, and food intake. Oecologia.

Management and Restoration

Räsänen, N., P. Kankaala, T. Tahvanainen, J. Akkanen, and S. Saarnio. Changes in dissolved organic matter and microbial activity in runoff waters of boreal mires after restoration. Aquatic Sciences.

Multiple Stressors

Galic, N., Sullivan, L. L., Grimm, V., & Forbes, V. E. When things don’t add up: quantifying impacts of multiple stressors from individual metabolism to ecosystem processing. Ecology Letters.


Belle, S., S. Musazzi, I. Tõnno, A. Poska, B. Leys, and A. Lami. Long-term effects of climate change on carbon flows through benthic secondary production in small lakes. Freshwater Biology.

Woodroffe, C. D. Mangrove response to sea level rise: palaeoecological insights from macrotidal systems in northern Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Population Ecology

Cayuela, H., Pradel, R., Joly, P., Bonnaire, E., & Besnard, A. Estimating dispersal in spatiotemporally variable environments using multievent capture–recapture modeling. Ecology.

Murphy, M. O., K. S. Jones, S. J. Price, and D. W. Weisrock. A genomic assessment of population structure and gene flow in an aquatic salamander identifies the roles of spatial scale, barriers, and river architecture. Freshwater Biology.

Riparian Vegetation

McKernan, C., D. J. Cooper, and E. W. Schweiger. Glacial loss and its effect on riparian vegetation of alpine streams. Freshwater Biology.

Trophic Ecology

Sarma, S. S. S., M. R. Miracle, S. Nandini, and E. Vicente. Predation by Acanthocyclops americanus (Copepoda: Cyclopoida) in the hypertrophic shallow waterbody, Lake Albufera (Spain): field and laboratory observations. Hydrobiologia.

Shen, C., Q. Liao, H. A. Bootsma, C. D. Troy, and D. Cannon. Regulation of plankton and nutrient dynamics by profundal quagga mussels in Lake Michigan: a one-dimensional model. Hydrobiologia.