Submissions from 2020

Historical shifts in benthic infaunal diversity in the northern gulf of Mexico since the appearance of seasonally severe hypoxia, N.N. Rabalais and M.M. Baustian


Effects Of Mississippi River Water On Phytoplankton Growth And Composition In The Upper Barataria Estuary, Louisiana, Ling Ren, Nancy N. Rabalais, and R. Eugene Turner


Tropical Cyclone Landfall Frequency and Large-Scale Environmental Impacts along Karstic Coastal Regions (Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico), Victor H. Rivera-Monroy, Luis M. Farfan, Luis Brito-Castillo, Jorge Cortes-Ramos, Eduardo Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Eurico D'Sa, and Jorge I. Euan-Avila

Benefit-cost analysis of flood-mitigated residential buildings in Louisiana, Robert Rohli

Changes in growing season in the Northeastern United States, Robert Rohli

Impacts of a Major Mississippi River Freshwater Diversion on Suspended Sediment Plume Kinematics in Lake Pontchartrain, a Semi-enclosed Gulf of Mexico Estuary, Robert Rohli

It's all Downhill from Here: A forecast of subsidence rates in the lower Mississippi River industrial corridor, Robert Rohli

Natural environment and childhood obesity: A systematic review, Robert Rohli

Seasonally persistent foraging niche segregation between sympatric Southern Rockhopper and Magellanic penguins breeding at Isla de los Estados, Argentina, Natalia G. Rosciano, Michael J. Polito, and Andrea Raya Rey

Influence of Macrobenthos (Meretrix meretrix Linnaeus) on Erosion-Accretion Processes in Intertidal Flats: A Case Study From a Cultivation Zone, B. Shi, P.D. Pratolongo, Y. Du, J. Li, S.L. Yang, J. Wu, K. Xu, and Y.P. Wang

Understanding of Contemporary Regional Sea-Level Change and the Implications for the Future, David Trossman


Salt Marsh Elevation Limit Determined after Subsidence from Hydrologic Change and Hydrocarbon Extraction, R. Eugene Turner and Yu Mo


Soil Shear Strength Losses In Two Fresh Marshes With Variable Increases In N And P Loading, R. Eugene Turner, Christopher Swarzenski, and James E. Bodker


The Life and Death and Consequences of Canals and Spoil Banks in Salt Marshes, R. Eugene Turner and Erick M. Swenson

Benthic Respiration in Hypoxic Waters Enhances Bottom Water Acidification in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, H. Wang, J. Lehrter, K. Maiti, K. Fennel, A. Laurent, N. Rabalais, N. Hussain, Q. Li, B. Chen, K.M. Scaboo, et al.


Potential pollen evidence for the 1933 M 7.5 Diexi earthquake and implications for post-seismic landscape recovery, Hongyan Xu, Hanchao Jiang, Kam-biu Liu, and Ning Zhong

The Impact of Biophysical Processes on Sediment Transport in the Wax Lake Delta (Louisiana, USA), Kehui Xu


Tidal and Storm Impacts on Hydrodynamics and Sediment Dynamics in an Energetic Ebb Tidal Delta, Kehui Xu, P. Ansley Wren, and Yanxia Ma

Role of delta-front erosion in sustaining salt marshes under sea-level rise and fluvial sediment decline, S.L. Yang, X. Luo, S. Temmerman, M. Kirwan, T. Bouma, K. Xu, S. Zhang, J. Fan, and B. Shi


The role of sediment-induced light attenuation on primary production during Hurricane Gustav (2008), Zhengchen Zang, Z. George Xue, Kehui Xu, Samuel J. Bentley, Qin Chen, Eurico J. D'Sa, Le Zhang, and Yanda Ou

Submissions from 2019

Factors influencing blue carbon accumulation across a 32‐year chronosequence of created coastal marshes, Katherine M. Abbott, Tracy Elsey‐Quirk, and Ronald D. DeLaune

Mechanisms of Organic Matter Export in Estuaries with Contrasting Carbon Sources, A.R. Arellano, T.S. Bianchi, C.L. Osburn, E.J. D'Sa, N.D. Ward, D. Oviedo-Vargas, I.D. Joshi, D.S. Ko, M.R. Shields, G. Kurian, et al.


Comment On Legacy Nitrogen May Prevent Achievement Of Water Quality Goals In The Gulf Of Mexico, T C. Ballard, A M. Michalak, G F. McIsaac, N N. Rabalais, and T C. Ballard

Do Aquatic Macrophytes Limit the Invasion Potential of Exotic Species in Pantanal Grasslands?, Francielli Bao, Tracy Elsey-Quirk, Marco Antonio de Assis, Evaldo Benedito de Souza, and Arnildo Pott


Supporting Spartina: Interdisciplinary Perspective Shows Spartina As A Distinct Solid Genus, A Bortolus, P Adam, J B. Adams, M L. Ainouche, A Bortolus, M D. Bertness, T J. Bouma, J F. Bruno, I Cacador, J T. Carlton, et al.


An Objective Procedure for Delineating the Circumpolar Vortex, Nazla Bushra and Robert V. Rohli

Extent of the annual Gulf of Mexico hypoxic zone influences microbial community structure, L.G. Campbell, J.C. Thrash, N.N. Rabalais, and O.U. Mason

Development and evaluation of a one-step multiplex real-time TaqMan® RT-qPCR assay for the detection and genotyping of equine G3 and G14 rotaviruses in fecal samples, Mariano Carossino, Maria E. Barrandeguy, Erdal Erol, Yanqiu Li, and Udeni B. R. Balasuriya

Equine arteritis virus long-term persistence is orchestrated by CD8+ T lymphocyte transcription factors, inhibitory receptors, and the CXCL16/CXCR6 axis, Mariano Carossino, Nikolaus Osterrieder, Pouya Dini, Theodore S. Kalbfleisch, Alan T. Loynachan, Igor F. Canisso, R. Frank Cook, Peter J. Timoney, and Udeni B. R. Balasuriya

A numerical study of sediment dynamics over Sandy Point dredge pit, west flank of the Mississippi River, during a cold front event, N. Chaichitehrani, C. Li, K. Xu, M.N. Allahdadi, E.L. Hestir, and B.D. Keim

Rapid detection of equine infectious anaemia virus nucleic acid by insulated isothermal RT ‐ PCR assay to aid diagnosis under field conditions, R. F. Cook, M. Barrandeguy, P.‐Y. A. Lee, C.‐F. Tsai, Y.‐H. Shen, Y.‐L. Tsai, H.‐F. G. Chang, H.‐T. T. Wang, and U. B. R. Balasuriya


Wide-Ranging Temporal Variation in Transoceanic Movement and Population Mixing of Bluefin Tuna in the North Atlantic Ocean, Michael A. Dance

A hydrodynamic model for Galveston Bay and the shelf in the northern Gulf of Mexico, J. Du, K. Park, J. Shen, Y.J. Zhang, X. Yu, F. Ye, Z. Wang, and N.N. Rabalais

Mississippi river sediment diversions and coastal wetland sustainability: Synthesis of responses to freshwater, sediment, and nutrient inputs, T. Elsey-Quirk, S.A. Graham, I.A. Mendelssohn, G. Snedden, J.W. Day, R.R. Twilley, G. Shaffer, L.A. Sharp, J. Pahl, and R.R. Lane

Retreating marsh shoreline creates hotspots of high-marsh plant diversity, Tracy Elsey-Quirk, Giulio Mariotti, Kendall Valentine, and Kirk Raper

Voltage-Dependent Membrane Properties Shape the Size But Not the Frequency Content of Spontaneous Voltage Fluctuations in Layer 2/3 Somatosensory Cortex, Fernando R. Fernandez, Jad Noueihed, and John A. White


Age and Growth of Hardhead Catfish and Gafftopsail Catfish in Coastal Louisiana, USA, Shane Flinn and Stephen Midway

Role of Tidal Wetland Stability in Lateral Fluxes of Particulate Organic Matter and Carbon, Neil K. Ganju, Zafer Defne, Tracy Elsey‐Quirk, and Julia M. Moriarty


Advocating For Science: Amici Curiae Brief Of Wetland And Water Scientists In Support Of The Clean Water Rule, R C. Gardner, E Okuno, S Tai, M S. Fennessy, R C. Gardner, M L. Otte, M Palmer, J E. Perry, C Simenstad, B R. Tanner, et al.

Soil seed bank and vegetation differences following channel diversion in the Yellow River Delta, Bo Guan, Min Chen, Tracy Elsey-Quirk, Shanshan Yang, Weitao Shang, Yunzhao Li, Xiaoyan Tian, and Guangxuan Han


In situ geochemistry of middle Ordovician dolomites of the upper Mississippi valley, Achim D. Herrmann


Drivers and impacts of water level fluctuations in the Mississippi River delta: Implications for delta restoration, Matthew Hiatt, John W. Day, Robert V. Rohli, and John Andrew Nyman


Effects of Shoal Margin Collapses on the Morphodynamics of a Sandy Estuary, M. R. Hiatt


The Tensile Root Strength of Spartina patens Varies with Soil Texture and Atrazine Concentration, Lauris O. Hollis and R. Eugene Turner


The Tensile Root Strength Of Spartina Patens Varies With Soil Texture And Atrazine Concentration, L O. Hollis and R. Eugene Turner

Nitrate reduction rates in sediments experiencing turbulent flow conditions, N.R. Hurst, J.R. White, K. Xu, and M. Ren

A multi‐biomarker approach supports the use of compound‐specific stable isotope analysis of amino acids to quantify basal carbon source use in a salt marsh consumer, Jessica J. Johnson, Jill A. Olin, and Michael J. Polito

Research progress of stereolithographic 3D printing of soft tissue engineering scaffolds, X. Kehui, L. Jiaojiao, L. Xiangyu, and C. Jialong

Scale effects on land loss modeling in the Mississippi River Delta, Nina S.-N. Lam, Heng Cai, Lei Zou, and Kam-biu Liu

Oceanic Internal Waves in the Sulu-Celebes Sea under Sunglint and Moonglint, B. Liu and E.J. D'Sa

Multi-decadal trends and influences on dissolved organic carbon distribution in the Barataria Basin, Louisiana from in-situ and Landsat/MODIS observations, B. Liu, E.J. D'Sa, and I. Joshi

Sediment Identification Using Machine Learning Classifiers in a Mixed-Texture Dredge Pit of Louisiana Shelf for Coastal Restoration, Haoran Liu, Kehui Xu, Bin Li, Ya Han, and Guandong Li

Modeling Sediment Flocculation in Langmuir Turbulence, Jinliang Liu, Jun‐Hong Liang, Kehui Xu, Qin Chen, and Celalettin Emre Ozdemir

Divergent trophic responses of sympatric penguin species to historic anthropogenic exploitation and recent climate change, Kelton W. McMahon, Chantel I. Michelson, Tom Hart, Matthew D. McCarthy, William P. Patterson, and Michael J. Polito

Effects of life‐history traits on stream fish abundances across spatial scales, Stephen R. Midway and Brandon K. Peoples

Trends in global shark attacks, Stephen R. Midway, Athanassios C. Tsikliras, Tyler Wagner, and George H. Burgess


Feedback Of Coastal Marshes To Climate Change: Long-Term Phenological Shifts, Y Mo, M S. Kearney, and R. Eugene Turner

Competitive reversal between plant species is driven by species‐specific tolerance to flooding stress and nutrient acquisition during early marsh succession, Andrew Muench, Tracy Elsey‐Quirk, and Zhongling Yang

Equid Herpesvirus 1 Targets the Sensitization and Induction Steps To Inhibit the Type I Interferon Response in Equine Endothelial Cells, Fatai S. Oladunni, Sanjay Sarkar, Stephanie Reedy, Udeni B. R. Balasuriya, David W. Horohov, Thomas M. Chambers, and Joanna L. Shisler

Subtidal Water Level and Current Variability in a Bar‐Built Estuary During Cold Front Season: Barataria Bay, Gulf of Mexico, A.R. Payandeh, D. Justic, G. Mariotti, H. Huang, and S. Sorourian

Intraspecific variation in a dominant prey species can bias marine predator dietary estimates derived from stable isotope analysis, Michael J. Polito, Wayne Z. Trivelpiece, Christian S. Reiss, Susan G. Trivelpiece, Jefferson T. Hinke, William P. Patterson, and Steven D. Emslie


Gulf Of Mexico Hypoxia: Past, Present, And Future, Nancy N. Rabalais and R. Eugene Turner


The effects of oil on blue crab and periwinkle snail interactions: A mesocosm study, Elizabeth M. Robinson and Nancy N. Rabalais

Emerging disparities in community resilience to drought hazard in south-central United States, Robert Rohli

Impacts of particulate matter on Gulf of Mexico tropical cyclones, Robert Rohli

Inter‐annual hydroclimatic variability in coastal Tanzania, Robert Rohli

Joint probability risk modelling of storm surge and cyclone wind along the coast of Bay of Bengal using a statistical copula, Robert Rohli

The relationship between the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index and drought indices in the South Central United States, Robert Rohli

Examining the microclimate hypothesis in Amazonian birds: indirect tests of the ‘visual constraints’ mechanism, Cameron L. Rutt, Stephen R. Midway, Vitek Jirinec, Jared D. Wolfe, and Philip C. Stouffer

Carbon offset market methodologies applicable for coastal wetland restoration and conservation in the United States: A review, Yadav Sapkota

Nutrient management planning with portable X-ray fluorescence (pXRF), Yadav Sapkota

Portable X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy for Rapid and Cost-Effective Determination of Elemental Composition of Ground Forage, Yadav Sapkota, Louis M. McDonald, Thomas C. Griggs, Thomas J. Basden, and Brandon Lee Drake

Marsh edge erosion and associated carbon dynamics in coastal Louisiana: A proxy for future wetland-dominated coastlines world-wide, Yadav Sapkota and John R. White

Reduced CaCO 3 Flux to the Seafloor and Weaker Bottom Current Speeds Curtail Benthic CaCO 3 Dissolution Over the 21st Century, Olivier Sulpis, Carolina O. Dufour, David S. Trossman, Andrea J. Fassbender, Brian K. Arbic, Bernard P. Boudreau, John P. Dunne, and Alfonso Mucci

Putting It All Together: Adding Value to the Global Ocean and Climate Observing Systems With Complete Self-Consistent Ocean State and Parameter Estimates, David Trossman

Predictability of Ocean Heat Content From Electrical Conductance, D. S. Trossman and R. H. Tyler


Net Land Gain Or Loss For Two Mississippi River Diversions: Caernarvon And Davis Pond, R. Eugene Turner, M Layne, Y Mo, and E M. Swenson


Oiling Of The Continental Shelf And Coastal Marshes Over Eight Years After The 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, R. Eugene Turner, N N. Rabalais, E B. Overton, B M. Meyer, E M. Swenson, M Besonen, M L. Parsons, and J Zingre


Spatial variations in Chlorophyll a, C, N, and P in a Louisiana estuary from 1994 to 2016, R. Eugene Turner, Erick M. Swenson, Charles S. Milan, and James M. Lee

Conditional Knock-out of mGluR5 from Astrocytes during Epilepsy Development Impairs High-Frequency Glutamate Uptake, Anthony D. Umpierre, Peter J. West, John A. White, and Karen S. Wilcox

Understanding tidal marsh trajectories: evaluation of multiple indicators of marsh persistence, Kerstin Wasson, Neil K. Ganju, Zafer Defne, Charlie Endris, Tracy Elsey-Quirk, Karen M. Thorne, Chase M. Freeman, Glenn Guntenspergen, Daniel J. Nowacki, and Kenneth B. Raposa

Remote impacts of typhoons on the hydrodynamics, sediment transport and bed stability of an intertidal wetland in the Yangtze Delta, S.L. Yang, J.Q. Fan, B.W. Shi, T.J. Bouma, K.H. Xu, H.F. Yang, S.S. Zhang, Q. Zhu, and X.F. Shi

Submissions from 2018

Klossiella equi infection in a Cheval Canadien Mare, Rose E. Baker, John W. Schlipf Jr, Jacqueline V. Brady, and M. Elena Gorman

Seasonal flooding, topography, and organic debris interact to influence the emergence and distribution of seedlings in a tropical grassland, Francielli Bao, Tracy Elsey-Quirk, Marco Antonio de Assis, Rafael Arruda, and Arnildo Pott

The polychaete, Paraprionospio pinnata, is a likely vector of domoic acid to the benthic food web in the northern Gulf of Mexico, M.M. Baustian, S. Bargu, W. Morrison, C. Sexton, and N.N. Rabalais

Using Non-destructive Techniques to Measure Mercury (Hg) Concentrations in Gravid Blanding’s Turtles (Emydoidea blandingii) in Northeastern Illinois, Timothy Benjamin, Rebecka Brasso, Stephen Midway, Dan Thompson, and Leigh Anne Harden

Declining oxygen in the global ocean and coastal waters, D. Breitburg, L.A. Levin, A. Oschlies, M. Grégoire, F.P. Chavez, D.J. Conley, V. Garçon, D. Gilbert, D. Gutiérrez, K. Isensee, et al.

Lateral Circulation in a Partially Stratified Tidal Inlet, Linlin Cui, Haosheng Huang, Chunyan Li, and Dubravko Justic

Lateral Circulation in a Partially Stratified Tidal Inlet, Linlin Cui, Haosheng Huang, Chunyan Li, and Dubravko Justic

Lateral Circulation in a Partially Stratified Tidal Inlet, Linlin Cui, Haosheng Huang, Chunyan Li, and Dubravko Justic

Hurricanes as a Major Driver of Coastal Erosion in the Mississippi River Delta: A Multi-Decadal Analysis of Shoreline Retreat Rates at Bay Champagne, Louisiana (USA), Marianne Dietz, Kam-biu Liu, and Thomas Bianchette

Geomorphic influences on the contribution of vegetation to soil C accumulation and accretion in Spartina alterniflora marshes, Tracy Elsey-Quirk and Viktoria Unger

The gulf of Mexico, R. Eugene Turner and N.N. Rabalais

Differences in the Electrophysiological Properties of Mouse Somatosensory Layer 2/3 Neurons In Vivo and Slice Stem from Intrinsic Sources Rather than a Network-Generated High Conductance State, Fernando R. Fernandez, Bahar Rahsepar, and John A. White

Channel‐Island Connectivity Affects Water Exposure Time Distributions in a Coastal River Delta, Matthew Hiatt, Edward Castañeda‐Moya, Robert Twilley, Ben R. Hodges, and Paola Passalacqua

An estuarine-tuned quasi-analytical algorithm (QAA-V): Assessment and application to satellite estimates of SPM in Galveston Bay following Hurricane Harvey, I.D. Joshi and E.J. D'Sa

Seasonal Trends in Surface pCO2 and Air-Sea CO2 Fluxes in Apalachicola Bay, Florida, From VIIRS Ocean Color, I.D. Joshi, N.D. Ward, E.J. D'Sa, C.L. Osburn, T.S. Bianchi, and D. Oviedo-Vargas

Modeling hurricane-induced wetland-bay and bay-shelf sediment fluxes, Ke Liu, Qin Chen, Kelin Hu, Kehui Xu, and Robert R. Twilley

Biased Wind Measurements in Estuarine Waters, G. Mariotti, H. Huang, Z. Xue, B. Li, D. Justic, and Z. Zang

Space-Time Geostatistical Assessment of Hypoxia in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, V.R.R. Matli, S. Fang, J. Guinness, N.N. Rabalais, J.K. Craig, and D.R. Obenour