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2017


Kennedy, H., J.W. Fourqurean, and S. Papadimitriou
The CaCO3 Cycle in Seagrass Meadows
In: A Blue Carbon primer
In press in S. Wyndham-Meyers, S. Crooks, and T. Troxler, eds. A Blue Carbon primer. CRC Taylor and Francis

Howard, J.L.**, J.C. Creed, M.V.P. Aguiar, and J.W. Fourqurean
CO2 released by carbonate sediment production in some coastal areas may offset the benefits of seagrass "Blue Carbon" storage
In press, Limnology and Oceanography


Congdon, V.M.**, S.S. Wilson, and K.H. Dunton
Evaluation of relationships between cover estimates and biomass in subtropical seagrass meadows and application to landscape estimates of carbon storage
Southeastern Geographer 57(3):231-245, 2017

Lovelock, C.E., J.W. Fourqurean, and J.T. Morris
Modeled CO2 emissions from coastal wetland transitions to other land uses: tidal marshes, mangrove forests and seagrass beds
Frontiers in Marine Science 4:143, 2017


Sweatman, J.**, C.A. Layman, and J.W. Fourqurean
Habitat fragmentation has some impacts on aspects of ecosystem functioning in a sub-tropical seagrass bed
Marine Environmental Research 126:95-108, 2017


Nowicki, R.J.*, J.A. Thomson, D.A. Burkholder, J.W. Fourqurean, and M.R. Heithaus
Predicting seagrass recovery trajectories and their implications following an extreme climate event
Marine Ecology Progress Series 567:79-93, 2017


Schile, L.M., J.B. Kauffman, S. Crooks, J.W. Fourqurean, and J.P. Megonigal
Limits on carbon sequestration in arid Blue Carbon ecosystems
Ecological Applications 27:859-874, 2017


Frankovich, T.A.*, D.T. Rudnick, and J.W. Fourqurean
Light attenuation in estuarine mangrove lakes
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 184:191-201, 2017


2016


Nowicki,R.J.*, J.W. Fourqurean, and M.R. Heithaus
The role of consumers in structuring seagrass communities: direct and indirect mechanisms
In press.

McDonald, A.M.**, P. Prado, K.L. Heck, Jr., J.W. Fourqurean, T.A. Frankovich, K.H. Dunton and J. Cebrian
Seagrass growth, reproductive, and morphological plasticity across environmental gradients over a large spatial scale
Aquatic Botany 134:87-96, 2106


Alongi, D.M., D. Murdiyarso, J.W. Fourqurean, J.B. Kauffman, A. Hutahaean, S. Crooks, C.E. Lovelock, J. Howard, D. Herr, M. Fortes, E. Pidgeon, and T. Wagey
Indonesia's blue carbon: A globally significant and vulnerable sink for seagrass and mangrove carbon
Wetlands Ecology and Management 24:3-13, 2016


Bessey, C., M.R. Heithaus, J.W. Fourqurean, K. Gastrich, and D. Burkholder
The importance of teleost macrograzers on seagrass composition in a subtropical ecosystem with abundant populations of megagrazers and predators
Marine Ecology Progress Series 553:81-92, 2016


Catano, L.B., M.C. Rojas, R.J. Malossi, J.R. Peters, M.R. Heithaus, J.W. Fourqurean, and D.E. Burkepile
Reefscapes of fear: predation risk and reef heterogeneity interact to shape herbivore foraging
Journal of Animal Ecology 85:146-156, 2016


Frankovich, T.A.*, M.P. Ashworth, M.J. Sullivan, J. Vesela, and N.I. Stacy
Medlinella amphoroidea gen. et sp. nov. (Bacillariophyta) from the neck skin of Loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta)
Phytotaxa 272:101-114, 2016


Howard, J.L.**, A. Perez***, C.C. Lopes***, and J.W. Fourqurean
Fertilization changes seagrass community structure but not blue carbon storage: results from a 30-year field experiment
Estuaries and Coasts 39:1422-1434, 2016


Dewsbury, B.M.*, M. Bhat, and J.W. Fourqurean
A review of economic valuations of seagrass ecosystems
Ecosystem Services 18:68-77, 2016


2015


Armitage, A.R. and J.W. Fourqurean
Carbon storage in seagrass soils: long-term nutrient history exceeds the effects of near-term nutrient enrichment
Biogeosciences Discussion 12:1-28, 2015


Frankovich, T.A., M.J. Sullivan, and N.I. Stacy
Three _blank species of Tursiocola (Bacillariophyta) from the skin of the West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus)
Phytotaxa 204(1):33-48, 2015


Bourque, A.S.**, J.W. Fourqurean, and W.J. Kenworthy
The impacts of physical disturbance on ecosystem structure in subtropical seagrass meadows
Marine Ecology Progress Series 74:43-57, 2015


Atwood, T.B., R.M. Connolly, E.G. Ritchie, C.E. Lovelock, M.R. Heithaus, G.C. Hays, J.W. Fourqurean, and P.I. Macreadie
Predators help protect carbon stocks in blue carbon ecosystems
Nature Climate Change 5(12):1038-1045, 2015


Fourqurean, J.W., S.A. Manuel, K.A. Coates, W.J. Kenworthy, and J.N. Boyer
Water quality, isoscapes and stoichioscapes of seagrasses indicate general P limitation and unique N cycling in shallow water benthos of Bermuda
Biogeosciences 12:6235-6249, 2015


Gaiser, E.E., E.P. Anderson, E. Castneda-Moya, L. Collado-Vides, J.W. Fourqurean, M.R. Heithaus, R. Jaffe, D. Lagomasino, N.J. Oehm, R.M. Price, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, R. Roy Chowdhury, and T.G. Troxler
_blank perspectives on an iconic landscape from comparative international long-term ecological research
Ecosphere 6(10):181, 2015


Mazarrasa, I., N. Marba, C.E. Lovelock, O. Serrano, P. Lavery, J.W. Fourqurean, H. Kennedy, M.A. Mateo, D. Krause-Jensen, A.D.L. Steven, and C.M. Duarte
Seagrass meadows as globally significant carbonate reservoir
Biogeosciences 12:4993-5003, 2015


Dewsbury, B.M.**, S. Koptur, and J.W. Fourqurean
Ecosystem responses to prescribed fire along a chronosequence in a subtropical pine rockland habitat
Caribbean Naturalist 24:1-2, 2015


Campbell, J.E.**, E.A. Lacey**, R.A. Decker, S. Crooks, and J.W. Fourqurean
Carbon storage in seagrass beds of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Estuaries and Coasts 38:242-251, 2015


Thomson, J.A.*, D.A. Burkholder, M.R. Heithaus, J.W. Fourqurean, M.W. Fraser**, J. Statton**, and G.A. Kendrick
Extreme temperatures, foundation species and abrupt shifts in ecosystems
Global Change Biology 21:1463-1474, 2015


2014


Lacey, E.A.**, L. Collado-Vides, and J.W. Fourqurean
Morphological and physiological responses of seagrasses to grazers and their role as patch abandonment cues
Revista de Biologia Tropical 62(4):1535-1548, 2014


Bourque, A.S.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Effects of common seagrass restoration methods on ecosystem structure in subtropical seagrass meadows
Marine Environmental Research 97:67-78, 2014


Heithaus, M.R., T. Alcovero, R. Arthur, D.A. Burkholder, K.A. Coates, M.J.A. Christianen, N. Kelkar, S.A. Manuel, A.J. Wirsing, W.J. Kenworthy, and J.W. Fourqurean
Seagrasses in the age of sea turtle conservation and shark overfishing
Frontiers in Marine Science 1:28, 2014


Campbell, J.E.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Ocean acidification outweighs nutrient effects in structuring seagrass epiphyte communities
Journal of Ecology 102(3):730-737, 2014


Fourqurean, J.W., B. Johnson, J.B. Kauffman, H. Kennedy, C. Lovelock, N. Saintilan, D.M. Alongi, M. Cifuentes, M. Copertino, S. Crooks, C. Duarte, M. Fortes, J. Howard, A. Hutahaean, J. Kairo, N. Marba, J. Morris, D. Murdiyarso, E. Pidgeon, P. Ralph, O. and Serrano
Field Sampling of Vegetative Carbon Pools in Coastal Ecosystems
In: Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows
Pp. 67-108 in Howard, J., S. Hoyt, K. Isensee, E. Pidgeon and M. Telszewski, eds. Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows. Conservation International, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, International Union for Conservation of Nature. Arlington, Virginia, USA. 181 pp., 2014


Fourqurean, J.W., B. Johnson, J.B. Kauffman, H. Kennedy, C. Lovelock, D.M. Alongi, M. Cifuentes, M. Copertino, S. Crooks, C. Duarte, M. Fortes, J. Howard, A. Hutahaean, J. Kairo, N. Marba, J. Morris, D. Murdiyarso, E. Pidgeon, P. Ralph, N. Saintilan, and O. Serrano
Field Sampling of Soil Carbon Pools in Coastal Ecosystems
In: Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows
Pp. 39-66 in Howard, J., S. Hoyt, K. Isensee, E. Pidgeon and M. Telszewski, eds. Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows. Conservation International, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, International Union for Conservation of Nature. Arlington, Virginia, USA. 181 pp., 2014


Fourqurean, J.W., B. Johnson, J.B. Kauffman, H. Kennedy, I. Emmer, J. Howard, E. Pidgeon, and O. Serrano
Conceptualizing the Project and Developing a Field Measurement Plan
In: Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows
Pp. 25-38 in Howard, J., S. Hoyt, K. Isensee, E. Pidgeon and M. Telszewski, eds. Coastal Blue Carbon: methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows. Conservation International, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, International Union for Conservation of Nature. Arlington, Virginia, USA. 181 pp., 2014


2013


Coates, K.A., J.W. Fourqurean, W.J. Kenworthy, A. Logan, S.A. Manuel, and S.R Smith
Introduction to Bermuda geology, oceanography and climate
In: Coral Reefs of the World -Volume 4: Coral Reefs of the UK overseas territories
Pp. 115-133 In: Sheppard, C. (Ed) Coral Reefs of the World -Volume 4: Coral Reefs of the UK overseas territories. Springer, Dordrecht. 336pp., 2013


Troxler, T.G., E. Gaiser, J. Barr, J.D. Fuentes, R. Jaffe, D.L. Childers, L. Collado-Vides, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, E. Castaneda-Moya, W. Anderson, R. Chambers, M.L. Chen, C. Coronado-Molina, S.E. Davis, V. Engel, C. Fitz, J. Fourqurean, T. Frankovich, J. Kominoski, C. Madden, S.L. Malone, S.F. Oberbauer, P. Olivas, J. Richards, C. Saunders, J. Schedlbauer, L.J. Scinto, F. Sklar, T. Smith, J.M. Smoak, G. Starr, R.R. Twilley, and K. Whelan
Integrated carbon budget models for the Everglades terrestrial-oceanic gradient: Current status and needs for inter-site comparisons
Oceanography 26:98-107, 2013


Manuel, S.M., K.A. Coates, W.J. Kenworthy and J.W. Fourqurean
Tropical species at the northern limit of their range: composition and distribution in Bermuda's benthic habitats in relation to depth and light availability
Marine Environmental Research 89:63-75, 2013


Bourque, A.S.**, and J.W. Fourqurean
Variability in herbivory in subtropical seagrass ecosystems and implications for seagrass transplanting
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 445:29-37, 2013


Burkholder, D.A.**, M.R. Heithaus, J.W. Fourqurean, A. Wirsing and L.M. Dill
Patterns of top-down control of a seagrass ecosystem: could a roving top predator induce a behavior-mediated trophic cascade?
Journal of Animal Ecology 82(6):1192-1202, 2013


Campbell, J.E.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Effects of in situ CO2 enrichment on the structural and chemical characteristics of the seagrassThalassia testudinum
Marine Biology 160(6):1465-1475, 2013


Campbell, J.E.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Mechanisms of bicarbonate use influence photosynthetic CO2 sensitivity of tropical seagrasses
Limnology and Oceanography 58(3): 839-848, 2013


Lacey, E.A.**, J.W. Fourqurean, and L. Collado-Vides
Increased algal dominance despite presence of Diadema antillarum populations on a Caribbean coral reef
Bulletin of Marine Science 89(2):603-620, 2013


Burkholder, D.A.**, J.W. Fourqurean and M.R. Heithaus
Spatial pattern in stoichiometry indicates both N-limited and P-limited regions of an iconic P-limited subtropical bay
Marine Ecology Progress Series 472:101-115, 2013


Baggett, L.P.**, K.L. Heck, Jr., T.A. Frankovich, A.R. Armitage*, and J.W. Fourqurean
Stoichiometry, growth, and fecundity responses to nutrient enrichment by invertebrate grazers in sub-tropical turtlegrass (Thalassia testudinum) meadows
Marine Biology 160:169-180,2013


2012



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


Machlis, G., T.A. Frankovich, P.M. Alcolado, E. Garcia-Machado, A. Caridad Hernandez-Zanuy, R.E. Hueter, N.Knowlton, E. Perera, and J.W. Tunnell
Ocean Policy: US-Cuba scientific collaboration Emerging issues and opportunities in marine and related environmental sciences
Oceanography 25(2):227-231, 2012


Fourqurean, J.W., G.A. Kendrick, L.S. Collins, R.M. Chambers, and M.A. Vanderklift
Carbon and nutrient storage in subtropical seagrass meadows: examples from Florida Bay and Shark Bay
Marine and Freshwater Research 63:967-983, 2012


Kendrick, G.A., J.W. Fourqurean, M.W. Fraser, M.R. Heithaus, G. Jackson, K, Friedman, and D. Hallac
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, 2012


Fraser, M.W.**, G.A. Kendrick, P.F. Grierson, J.W. Fourqurean, M.A. Vanderklift, and D.I. Walker
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, 2012


Frankovich, T.A., J. Barr, D. Morrison, and J.W. Fourqurean
Differential importance of water quality parameters and temporal patterns of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) cover in adjacent sub-estuaries distinguished by alternate regimes of phytoplankton and SAV dominance
Marine and Freshwater Research 63:1005-1014, 2012


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


Price, R.M., G. Skrzypek, P.F. Grierson, P.K. Swart, and J.W. Fourqurean
The use of stable isotopes of oxygen and hydrogen in identifying water exchange of in two hypersaline estuaries with different hydrologic regimes
Marine and Freshwater Research 63:952-966, 2012


Cawley, K.M.**, Y. Ding**, J.W. Fourqurean, and R. Jaffe
Characterizing 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, 2012


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


Pendleton, L., D.C. Donato, B.C. Murray, S. Crooks, W.A. Jenkins, S. Sifleet, C. Craft, J. W. Fourqurean, J.B. Kauffman, N. Marba, P. Megonigal, E. Pidgeon, V. Bilbao-Bastidam, R. Ullman, and D. Gordon
Estimating global "blue carbon" emissions from conversion and degradation of vegetated coastal ecosystems
PLoS ONE 7(9):e43542, 2012


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


Hitchcock, G.L., J.W. Fourqurean, J. Drake, R.N. Mead, and C.A. Heil
Brevetoxin persistence in sediments and seagrass epiphytes of east Florida coastal waters
Harmful Algae 13:89-94, 2012


2011


Burkholder, D.A.**, M.R. Heithaus, J.A. Thomson** and, J.W. Fourqurean
Diversity in trophic interactions of green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) on a relatively pristine coastal seagrass foraging ground
Marine Ecology Progress Series 439: 277-293, 2011


Armitage, A.R.*, T.A. Frankovich, and J.W. Fourqurean
Long term effects of adding nutrients to an oligotrophic coastal environment
Ecosystems 14:430-444, 2011


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


Frankovich, T.A., D. Morrison and J.W. Fourqurean
Benthic macrophyte distribution and abundance in estuarine mangrove lakes: Relationships to environmental variables
Estuaries and Coasts 34(1):20-31, 2011


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


2010


Duarte, C.M., N. Marba, E. Gacia, J.W. Fourqurean, J. Beggins, C. Barron, and E.T. Apostolaki
Seagrass community metabolism: assessing the carbon sink capacity of seagrass meadows
Global Biogeochemical Cycles 24: GB4032, 2010


Kennedy, H., J. Beggins, C.M. Duarte, J.W. Fourqurean, M. Holmer, N. Marba, and J.J. Middelburg
Seagrass sediments as a global carbon sink: isotopic constraints
Global Biogeochemical Cycles 24: GB4026, 2010


Fourqurean, J.W., S. Manuel, K.A. Coates, W.J. Kenworthy, and S.R. Smith
Effects of excluding sea turtle herbivores from a seagrass bed: overgrazing may have led to loss of seagrass meadows in Bermuda
Marine Ecology Progress Series 419:223-232, 2010


Fourqurean, J.W., M.F. Muth**, and J.N. Boyer.
Epiphyte loads on seagrasses and microphytobenthos abundance are not reliable indicators of nutrient availability in coastal ecosystems
Marine Pollution Bulletin 60:971-983, 2010


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


Baggett, L.P.**, K.L. Heck, Jr., T.A. Frankovich, A.R. Armitage*, and J.W. Fourqurean
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, 2010


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


2009


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


Waycott, M., C.M. Duarte, T.J.B. Carruthers, R.J. Orth, W.C. Dennison, S. Olyarnik**, A. Calladine, J.W. Fourqurean, K.L. Heck, Jr., A.R. Hughes, G. Kendrick, W.J. Kenworthy, F.T. Short, and S.L. Williams.
Accelerating loss of seagrasses across the globe threatens coastal ecosystems
Proceedings of the National Academies of Science USA 106(3):12377-12381, 2009


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


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


Madden, C.J., D.T. Rudnick, A.A. McDonald, K.M. Cunniff, J.W. Fourqurean
Ecological indicators for assessing and communicating seagrass status and trends in Florida Bay
Ecological Indicators 9S:S68-S82, 2009


Herbert, D.A**. and J.W. Fourqurean
Phosphorus availability and salinity control productivity and demography of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum in Florida Bay
Estuaries and Coasts 32(1):188-201, 2009


2008


Fourqurean, J.W., C.M. Duarte, M.D. Kershaw, and S.T. Threlkeld
Estuaries and Coasts as an outlet for research in coastal ecosystems: a bibliometric study
Estuaries and Coasts 31(3):469-476, 2008


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


Ruiz-Halpern, S.**, S.A. Macko, and J.W. Fourqurean
The effects of manipulation of sedimentary iron and organic matter on sediment biogeochemistry and seagrasses in a subtropical carbonate environment
Biogeochemistry 87:113-126, 2008


2007


Fourqurean, J.W., N. Marba, C.M. Duarte, E. Diaz-Almela**, and S. Ruiz-Halpern**
Spatial and temporal variation in the elemental and stable isotopic content of the seagrasses Posidonia oceanica and Cymodocea nodosa from the Illes Balears, Spain
Marine Biology 151:219-232, 2007


Heithaus, M.R., A. Frid, A.J. Wirsing, L.M. Dill, J.W. Fourqurean, D. Burkholder**, J. Thomson**, and L. Bejder
State-dependent risk-taking by green sea turtles mediates top-down effects of tiger shark intimidation in a marine ecosystem
Journal of Animal Ecology 76(5):837-844, 2007


Collado-Vides, L., V.G. Caccia, J.N. Boyer, and J.W. Fourqurean.
Distribution and trends in macroalgal components of tropical seagrass communities in relation to water quality
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 73:680-694, 2007


Murdoch, T.J.T. , A.F. Glasspool, M. Outerbridge, J. Ward, S. Manuel, J. Gray, A. Nash, K. A. Coates, J. Pitt, J.W. Fourqurean, P.A. Barnes, M. Vierros., K. Holzer**, and S.R. Smith
Large-scale decline of offshore seagrass meadows in Bermuda
Marine Ecology Progress Series 339:123-130, 2007


Peterson, B.J.**, T.A. Frankovich, and J.C. Zieman
Response of seagrass epiphyte loading to field manipulations of fertilization, gastropod grazing and leaf turnover rates
Journal of Experimental marine Biology and Ecology 349:61-72, 2007


2006


Peterson, B.J.*, C.M. Chester, F.J. Jochem, and J.W. Fourqurean
Potential role of the sponge community in controlling phytoplankton blooms in Florida Bay
Marine Ecology Progress Series 328:93-103, 2006


Orth, R.J., T.J.B. Carruthers, W.C. Dennison, C.M. Duarte, J.W. Fourqurean, K.L. Heck, Jr., R. Hughes, G. Kendrick, W.J. Kenworthy, S. Olyarnik**, F.T. Short, M. Waycott, and S.L. Williams
A global crisis for seagrass ecosystems
BioScience 56(12):987-996, 2006


Armitage, A.R.* and J.W. Fourqurean
The short-term influence of herbivory near patch reefs varies between seagrass species
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 339:65-74, 2006


Johnson, M.W.**, K.L. Heck, Jr., and J.W. Fourqurean
Nutrient content of seagrasses and epiphytes in the northern Gulf of Mexico: evidence of phosphorus and nitrogen limitation
Aquatic Botany 85(2):103-111, 2006


Price, R.M., P.K. Swart and J.W. Fourqurean
Coastal groundwater discharge - an additional source of phosphorus for the oligotrophic wetlands of the Everglades
Hydrobiologia 569:23-36, 2006


Gil, M.***, A.R. Armitage*, and J.W. Fourqurean
Nutrients increase epifaunal abundance and shift species composition in a subtropical seagrass bed
Hydrobiologia 569:437-447, 2006


Armitage, A.R.*, T.A. Frankovich and J.W. Fourqurean
Variable responses within epiphytic and benthic microalgal communities to nutrient enrichment
Hydrobiologia 569:423-435, 2006


Frankovich, T.A., E.E. Gaiser, J.C. Zieman, and A. H. Wachnicka
Spatial and temporal distributions of epiphytic diatoms growing on Thalassia testudinum Banks ex Konig: relationships to water quality
Hydrobiologia 569:259-271


2005


Duarte, C.M., J.W. Fourqurean, D. Krause-Jensen, and B. Olesen
Dynamics of seagrass stability and change
In: Seagrasses: Biology, ecology and conservation
Pp. 271-294 In: Larkum, A.W.D., Orth, R.J., and C.M. Duarte. Seagrasses: Biology, ecology and conservation. Springer, 2005


Carruthers, T.J.B., P.A.G. Barnes, G.E. Jacome, and J.W. Fourqurean
Lagoon scale processes in a coastally influenced Caribbean system: implications for the seagrass Thalassia testudinum
Caribbean Journal of Science 41(3):441-455, 2005


Fourqurean, J.W. S.P. Escorcia, W.T. Anderson, and J.C. Zieman
Spatial and seasonal variability in elemental content, δ13C and δ15N of Thalassia testudinum from south Florida
Estuaries 28(3):447-461, 2005


Armitage, A.R.*, T.A. Frankovich, K.L. Heck Jr., and J.W. Fourqurean
Complexity in the response of benthic primary producers within a seagrass community to nutrient enrichment
Estuaries 28(3):422-434, 2005


Romero, L.M., T.J. Smith, III., and J.W. Fourqurean
Changes in mass and nutrient content of wood during decomposition in a South Florida mangrove forest
Journal of Ecology 93(3):618-631, 2005


Collado-Vides, L., L.M. Rutten**, and J.W. Fourqurean
Spatiotemporal variation of the abundance of calcareous green macroalgae in the Florida Keys: A study of synchrony within a macroalgal functional-form group
Journal of Phycology 41(4):742-752, 2005


Borum, J., O. Pedersen, T. M. Greve, T. A. Frankovich, J. C. Zieman, J. W. Fourqurean, and C. J. Madden.
The potential role of plant oxygen and sulphide dynamics in die-off events of the tropical seagrass, Thalassia testudinum
Journal of Ecology 93(1)148-158, 2005


2004


Fourqurean, J.W. and L.M. Rutten**
The impact of Hurricane Georges on soft-bottom, backreef communities: site- and species-specific effects in south Florida seagrass beds
Bulletin of Marine Science 75(2):239-257, 2004


Ferdie, M.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Responses of seagrass communities to fertilization along a gradient of relative availability of nitrogen and phosphorus in a carbonate environment
Limnology and Oceanography 49(6):2082-2094, 2004


Zieman, J.C., J.W. Fourqurean, and T.A. Frankovich**
Reply to B.E. Lapointe and P.J. Barile (2004). Comment on J.C. Zieman, J.W. Fourqurean and T.A. Frankovich. Seagrass die-off in Florida Bay: Long-term trends in abundance and growth of turtlegrass, Thalassia testudinum. 1999. Estuaries 22: 460-470
Estuaries 27(1):165-172, 2004


2003


Fourqurean, J.W. and L.M. Rutten**
Competing goals of spatial and temporal resolution: monitoring seagrass communities on a regional scale
In: Monitoring ecosystems: interdisciplinary approaches for evaluating ecoregional initiatives
Pp. 257-288 In: Busch, D. E. and J.C. Trexler, eds. Monitoring ecosystems: interdisciplinary approaches for evaluating ecoregional initiatives. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 447 pp., 2003


Fourqurean, J.W. and J.E. Schrlau***
Changes in nutrient content and stable isotope ratios of C and N during decomposition of seagrasses and mangrove leaves along a nutrient availability gradient in Florida Bay
Chemistry and Ecology 19(5):373-390, 2003


Fourqurean, J.W., N. Marba, and C.M. Duarte
Elucidating seagrass population dynamics: theory, constraints and practice
Limnology and Oceanography 48(5):2070-2074, 2003


Fourqurean, J.W., J.N. Boyer, M.J. Durako, L.N. Hefty, and B.J. Peterson*
Forecasting the response of seagrass distribution to changing water quality: statistical models from monitoring data
Ecological Applications 13(2): 474-489, 2003


Anderson, W.T. and J.W. Fourqurean
Intra- and interannual variability in seagrass carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes from south Florida, a preliminary study
Organic Geochemistry 34(2):185-194, 2003


2002


Fourqurean, J.W., M.D. Durako, M.O. Hall, and L.N. Hefty
Seagrass distribution in south Florida: a multi-agency coordinated monitoring program
In: The Everglades, Florida Bay, and the coral reefs of the Florida Keys
Pp. 497-522 in: Porter, J.W. and K.G. Porter, eds. The Everglades, Florida Bay, and the coral reefs of the Florida Keys. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton. 1000pp, 2002


Peterson, B.J.*, C.D. Rose**, L.M. Rutten**, and J.W. Fourqurean
Disturbance and recovery following catastrophic grazing: studies of a successional chronosequence in a seagrass bed
Oikos 97:361-370, 2002


Fourqurean, J.W. and J.C. Zieman
Nutrient content of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum reveals regional patterns of relative availability of nitrogen and phosphorus in the Florida Keys USA
Biogeochemistry 61:229-245, 2002


2001


Fourqurean, J.W. and Y. Cai
Arsenic and phosphorus in seagrass leaves from the Gulf of Mexico
Aquatic Botany 71:247-258, 2001


Peterson, B.J.* and J.W. Fourqurean
Large-scale patterns in seagrass (Thalassia testudinum) demographics in south Florida
Limnology and Oceanography 46(5):1077-1090, 2001


Chambers, R.M., J.W. Fourqurean, S.A. Macko, and R. Hoppenot***
Biogeochemical effects of iron availability on primary producers in a shallow marine carbonate environment
Limnology and Oceanography 46(6):1278-1286, 2001


Fourqurean, J.W., A. Willsie*, C.D. Rose**m and L.M. Rutten**
Spatial and temporal pattern in seagrass community composition and productivity in south Florida
Marine Biology 138:341-354, 2001


Davis, B.C.** and J.W. Fourqurean
Competition between the tropical alga, Halimeda incrassata, and the seagrass, Thalassia testudinum
Aquatic Botany 71(3):217-232, 2001


2000


Cai, Y., M. Georgiadis***, and J.W. Fourqurean
Determination of arsenic in seagrass using inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Spectrochimica Acta, Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy 55:1411-1422, 2000


Nuttle, W.K., J.W. Fourqurean, B.J. Cosby, J.C. Zieman, and M.B. Robblee
Influence of net freshwater supply on salinity in Florida Bay
Water Resources Research 36(7):1805-1822, 2000


1999


Fourqurean, J.W. and M.B. Robblee
Florida Bay: a history of recent ecological changes
Estuaries 22(2B):345-357, 1999


Rose, C.D.**, W.C. Sharp, W.J. Kenworthy, J.H. Hunt, W.G. Lyons, E.J. Prager, J.F. Valentine, M.O. Hall, P. Whitfield, and J.W. Fourqurean
Sea urchin overgrazing of a large seagrass bed in outer Florida Bay
Marine Ecology Progress Series 190:211-222, 1999


Zieman, J.C., J.W. Fourqurean, and T.A. Frankovich**
Seagrass dieoff in Florida Bay: long term trends in abundance and productivity of turtlegrass, Thalassia testudinum
Estuaries 22(2B):460-470, 1999


Boyer, J.N., J.W. Fourqurean, and R.D. Jones
Temporal trends in water chemistry of Florida Bay (1989-1997)
Estuaries 22(2B):417-430, 1999


Hall, M.O., M.D. Durako, J.W. Fourqurean, and J.C. Zieman
Decadal scale changes in seagrass distribution and abundance in Florida Bay
Estuaries 22(2B):445-459, 1999


Reide Corbett, D., J. Chanton, W. Burnett, K. Dillon, C. Rutkowski, and J.W. Fourqurean
Patterns of groundwater discharge into Florida Bay
Limnology and Oceanography 44(4):1045-1055, 1999


1997


Frankovich, T.A. and J.W. Fourqurean
Seagrass epiphyte loads along a nutrient availability gradient, Florida Bay, FL, USA
Marine Ecology Progress Series 159:37-50, 1997


Fourqurean, J.W., T.O. Moore, B. Fry, and J.T. Hollibaugh
Spatial and temporal variation in C:N:P ratios, δ15N, and δ13C of eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) as indicators of ecosystem processes, Tomales Bay, CA, USA
Marine Ecology Progress Series 157:147-157, 1997


Boyer, J.N., J.W. Fourqurean, and R.D. Jones
Spatial trends in water chemistry of Florida Bay and Whitewater Bay: Zones of similar influence
Estuaries 20(4)743-758, 1997


Fourqurean, J.W., K.L. Webb, J.T. Hollibaugh, and S.V. Smith
Contributions of the plankton community to ecosystem respiration, Tomales Bay, California
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 44:493-505, 1997


1995


Chambers, R.M., J.W. Fourqurean, J.T. Hollibaugh, and S.M. Vink
Importance of terrestrially-derived, particulate phosphorus to P dynamics in a west coast estuary
Estuaries 18(3):518-526, 1995


Fourqurean, J.W., G.V.N. Powell, W.J. Kenworthy, and J.C. Zieman
The effects of long-term manipulation of nutrient supply on competition between the seagrasses Thalassia testudinum and Halodule wrightii in Florida Bay
Oikos 72:349-358, 1995


1994


Zieman, J.C., R. Davis, J.W. Fourqurean, and M.B. Robblee
The role of climate in the Florida Bay seagrass dieoff
Bulletin of Marine Science 54(3):1088, 1994


1993


Fourqurean, J.W., R.D. Jones and J.C. Zieman
Processes influencing water column nutrient characteristics and phosphorus limitation of phytoplankton biomass in Florida Bay, FL, USA: Inferences from spatial distributions
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 36:295-314, 1993


1992


Fourqurean, J.W., J.C. Zieman, and G.V.N. Powell
Relationships between porewater nutrients and seagrasses in a subtropical carbonate environment
Marine Biology 114:57-65, 1992


Fourqurean, J.W., J.C. Zieman, and G.V.N. Powell
Phosphorus limitation of primary production in Florida Bay: evidence from the C:N:P ratios of the dominant seagrass Thalassia testudinum
Limnology and Oceanography 37(1):162-171, 1992


1991


Chambers, R.M. and J.W. Fourqurean
Alternative criteria for assessing nutrient limitation of a wetland macrophyte (Peltandra virginica (L.)) Kunth
Aquatic Botany 40:305-320, 1991


Fourqurean, J.W. and J.C. Zieman
Photosynthesis, respiration and the whole plant carbon budget of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum
Marine Ecology Progress Series 69(1-2):161-170, 1991


Powell, G.V.N, J.W. Fourqurean, W.J. Kenworthy, and J.C. Zieman
Bird colonies cause seagrass enrichment in a subtropical estuary: observational and experimental evidence
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 32(6):567-579, 1991


Robblee, M.B., T.R. Barber, P.R. Carlson, M.J. Durako, J.W. Fourqurean, L.K. Muehlstein, D. Porter, L.A. Yarbro, R.T. Zieman, and J.C. Zieman
Mass mortality of the tropical seagrass Thalassia testudinum in Florida Bay (USA)
Marine Ecology Progress Series 71:297-299, 1991


1989


Powell, G.V.N., W.J. Kenworthy, and J.W. Fourqurean
Experimental evidence for nutrient limitation of seagrass growth in a tropical estuary with restricted circulation
Bulletin of Marine Science 44(1):324-340, 1989


Zieman, J.C., J.W. Fourqurean, and R.L. Iverson
Distribution, abundance and productivity of seagrasses and macroalgae in Florida Bay
Bulletin of Marine Science 44(1):292-311, 1989





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