What We’re Reading: Dec 1st

December 1st: Tank, Jennifer, 2017. Translational ecology in my own backyard: an opportunity for innovative graduate training. Front Ecol Environ 2017; 15(10):599–600, doi:10.1002/fee.1740 Part of a special issue of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (http://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/hub/issue/10.1002/fee.2017.15.issue-10/) on Translational Ecology which “seeks to link ecological knowledge to decision making by integrating ecological science with the full complement of social dimensions that underlie today’s…

What We’re Reading: Nov 17th

This week we start out our reading with another publication from lab member Kit Wheeler. Wheeler, K., Miller, S.W. and Crowl, T.A., 2017. Adfluvial salmonids have engineering but not fertilization impacts in tributaries of a central Utah reservoir. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, (999), pp.1-13. https://doi-org.proxy-remote.galib.uga.edu/10.1139/cjfas-2016-0462   Freshwater, C., Burke, B.J., Scheuerell, M.D.,…

What We’re Reading: Nov 10th

Lesley Evans Ogden; Dried Out: Aquatic biodiversity faces challenges in a drying climate., BioScience, Volume 67, Issue 11, 1 November 2017, Pages 949–956, https://doi-org.proxy-remote.galib.uga.edu/10.1093/biosci/bix115   Daniel K. Gibson-Reinemer, Richard E. Sparks, Jerrod L. Parker, Jason A. DeBoer, Mark W. Fritts, Michael A. McClelland, John H. Chick, Andrew F. Casper; Ecological Recovery of a River Fish Assemblage following…

What We’re Reading: Nov 3rd

Feiner, Z.S., Malinich, T.D. and Höök, T.O. Interacting effects of identity, size, and winter severity determine temporal consistency of offspring phenotype. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 2017 http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cjfas-2017-0220   Andrews, A.H., Humphreys Jr, R.L. and Sampaga, J.D., 2017. Blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) longevity estimates confirmed with bomb radiocarbon dating. Canadian Journal of Fisheries…

What We’re Reading: Oct 27th

Kai, M., Thorson, J.T., Piner, K.R. and Maunder, M.N., 2017. Spatiotemporal variation in size-structured populations using fishery data: an application to shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus) in the Pacific Ocean. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, (999), pp. 1-16. http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cjfas-2016-0327   Norman, B.C, M. R. Whiles, S. M. Collins, A. S. Flecker, S. K. Hamilton, S….

What We’re Reading: Oct 20th

Froehlich, H. E., R. R. Gentry, and B. S. Halpern. 2017. Conservation aquaculture: Shifting the narrative and paradigm of aquaculture’s role in resource management. Biological Conservation 215:162-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2017.09.012   Modiba, R. V., G. S. Joseph, C. L. Seymour, P. Fouché, and S. H. Foord. 2017. Restoration of riparian systems through clearing of invasive plant species…

What We’re Reading: Oct 13th

Swan, C. M. and Brown, B. L. (2017), Metacommunity theory meets restoration: isolation may mediate how ecological communities respond to stream restoration. Ecol Appl, 27: 2209–2219. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/eap.1602/pdf   Hoenig, J. M., Groner, M. L., Smith, M. W., Vogelbein, W. K., Taylor, D. M., Landers, D. F., Swenarton, J. T., Gauthier, D. T., Sadler, P., Matsche,…

What We’re Reading: Oct 6th

Bjorndal, K.A., Bolten, A.B., Chaloupka, M., Saba, V.S., Bellini, C., Marcovaldi, M.A., Santos, A.J., Bortolon, L.F.W., Meylan, A.B., Meylan, P.A. and Gray, J., 2017. Ecological regime shift drives declining growth rates of sea turtles throughout the West Atlantic. Global Change Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13712 Radinger, J., Essl, F., Hölker, F., Horký, P., Slavík, O. and Wolter, C., 2017….

What We’re Reading: Sep 29th

Wor, C., McAllister, M.K., Martell, S.J., Taylor, N.G. and Walters, C.J., 2017. A Lagrangian approach to model movement of migratory species. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, (ja). https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2017-0093   Manhard, C.V., Joyce, J.E. and Gharrett, A.J., 2017. Evolution of phenology in a salmonid population: a potential adaptive response to climate change. Canadian Journal of Fisheries…

What We’re Reading: Sep 15th

We start off our readings this week with a publication from our lab! Wheeler K, Wenger SJ, Freeman MC. States and rates: Complementary approaches to developing flow-ecology relationships. Freshwater Biol. 2017;00:1–11. https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13001   Steel AE, Peek RA, Lusardi RA, Yarnell SM. Associating metrics of hydrologic variability with benthic macroinvertebrate communities in regulated and unregulated snowmelt-dominated rivers. Freshw ater Biol. 2017;00:1–15. https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.12994   Chappuis E, Seriñá V, Martí E, Ballesteros E, Gacia E. Decrypting…