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Project ID: Q5RS-2001-00993
Funded under: FP5-LIFE QUALITY
Country: United Kingdom

Scientific papers and communications

List of papers accepted, in press or in prep.
Austen et al: The impact of trawl fishing on benthic-pelagic biogeochemical processes

Published papers
Austen, M.C. and Beaumont, N. 2003. Socio-economic Aspects of Marine Biodiversity. In Heip, C.H.R., Hummel, H., Van Avesaath, P.H. and Warwick, R.M. (Eds), High level scientific conference activity 'Biodiversity of coastal marine ecosystems. A functional approach to coastal marine biodiversity' Book of abstracts, Renesse, The Netherlands 11-15 May 2003. Netherlands Institute of Ecology – Centre for Estuarine and Marine Ecology: Yerseke, The Netherlands, pp47-49.

Beaumont, N. & Tinch, R. 2003 Goods and services related to the marine benthic environment. CSERGE Working Paper ECM 03-14, ISSN 0967-8875

Widdicombe, S., Austen, M.C., Kendall, M.A., Olsgard, F., Schaanning, M.T., Dashfield, S.L., Needham, H.R. 2004. Importance of bioturbators for biodiversity maintenance: indirect effects of fishing disturbance. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 275: 1-10

Papers in press
M.J. Kaiser, Clarke, K.R., Austen, M.C.V., Somerfield, P.J., Hinz, H., Karakassis, I., (in submission) Recovery rates of benthos and habitats subjected to fishing disturbance. Marine Ecology Progress Series.

Hiddink J.G., Jennings S., Kaiser M.J., Queiro's A.M., Duplisea D.E. & Piet G.J. in press. Cumulative impacts of seabed trawl disturbance on benthic biomass, production and species richness in different habitats. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.

Submitted papers
Olsgard, F., Austen, M.C., Schaanning, M., Widdicombe, S. & Kendall, M.A. Effects of trawling on ecosystem functioning. Submitted to Science, rejected, currently in preparation for resubmission to Journal of Animal Ecology.

Allen, J.I., Clarke, K.R., Effect of demersal trawling on ecosystem functioning in the North Sea: a modelling study. submitted to Marine Ecology Progress Series Sept 05

Petihakis, G. & Triantafyllou, G. Analysis of Fishing Effort Scenarios on Marine Pelagic Dynamics: Preliminary Results. Presented at the International Conference in Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics 2005 (ICNAAM 2005), Rhodes, Greece, September 2005. To be published in Applied Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics. November 2005

Schaanning, M.T., Widdicomb, S., Austen, M.C., Olsgard, F., & xnevad, S. Importance of bioturbators for nutrient cycling: indirect effects of fishing disturbance (submitted to Limnology and Oceanography, rejected, currently in preparation for resubmission to Marine Ecology Progress Series

Papers in preparation
Austen et al: The impact of trawl fishing on benthic-pelagic biogeochemical processes. To be submitted to Marine Ecology Progress Series

Austen et al Costing the Impact of Demersal fishing on marine biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: An ecosystem Approach. To be submitted to Conservation Biology

Dashfield et al: The impact of macrofaunal bioturbation on meiofauna. To be submitted to Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology

Drgas & Austen: The impact of trawl fishing on meiobethic nematode communities. To be submitted to ICES Journal of Marine Science

Graca B., Burska D., Ùukawska-Matuszewska K., Pryputniewicz D., Bolauek J., The Impact of bottom fishing on matter flux at the water-sediment interface in the Gulf of Gdañsk (Baltic Sea). To be submitted to Marine Ecology Progress Series

Petihakis, G., Triantafyllou, G., Smith, C., Sourlantzis, G., Papadopoulou, N., Pollani, A. & Korres, G. An ERSEM-POM based management tool for the description of the ecosystem functioning under different trawling scenarios. To be submitted to ICES Journal of Marine Science

Petihakis, G., Triantafyllou, G., Smith, C., Sourlantzis, G., Pollani, A. & Papadopoulou, N., Evaluation of fishery impacts on the marine ecosystem using models. To be presented at the PanHellenic Symposium of Oceanography and Fisheries, Thessaloniki, June 2006.

Smith, C.J. & Papadopoulou, N. Trawling impacts on sediment chemistry, nutrient and oxygen fluxes in the oligotrophic Eastern Mediterranean. To be submitted to Marine Ecology Progress Series

Smith, C.J., Papadopoulou, K.-N., Dafnomili, E., Zivanovic, S. The Impact of Trawling on Nutrient and Oxygen Fluxes in the Cretan Sea. To be presented and published at the PanHellenic Symposium of Oceanography and Fisheries, Thessaloniki, June 2006.

Contributions to:
Laffoley, D.d'A., Maltby, E., Vincent, M.A., Mee, L., Dunn, E., Gilliland, P., Hamer, J.P, Mortimer, D., & Pound, D. 2004. The Ecosystem Approach. Coherent actions for marine & coastal environments. A report to the UK Government. Peterborough, English Nature. 65pp.

Contact

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Record Number: 38216 / Last updated on: 2006-02-28
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