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Davias, Lori A., Kornis, Matthew S. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2014. Environmental factors influencing d13C and d15N in three Chesapeake Bay fishes. ICES Journal of Marine Science: Journal Du Conseil, 71(3): 689-702. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fst143

Levin, Lisa A., Liu, Kon-Kee, Emeis, Kay-Christian, Breitburg, Denise L., Cloern, James, Deutsch, Curtis, Giani, Michele, Goffart, Anne, Hofmann, Eileen E., Lachkar, Zouhair, Limburg, Karin, Liu, Su-Mei, Montes, Enrique, Naqvi, Wajih, Ragueneau, Olivier, Rabouille, Christophe, Sarkar, Santosh Kumar, Swaney, Dennis P., Wassman, Paul and Wishner, Karen F. 2014. Comparative biogeochemistry-ecosystem-human interactions on dynamic continental margins. Journal of Marine Systems, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.04.016

Duarte, Carlos M., Pitt, Kylie A., Lucas, Cathy H., Purcell, Jennifer E., Uye, Shin-ichi, Robinson, Kelly, Brotz, Lucas, Decker, Mary Beth, Sutherland, Kelly R., Malej, Alenka, Madin, Laurence, Mianzan, Hermes, Gili, Josep-Maria, Fuentes, Veronica, Atienza, Dacha, Pagés, Francesc, Breitburg, Denise L., Malek, Jennafer, Graham, William M. and Condon, Robert H. 2013. Is global ocean sprawl a cause of jellyfish blooms?. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 11(2): 91-97. doi:10.1890/110246

Richmond, Courtney E., Rose, Kenneth A. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2013. Individual variability and environmental conditions: effects on zooplankton cohort dynamics. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 486: 59-78. doi:10.3354/meps10418

Adamack, Aaron T., Rose, Kenneth A., Breitburg, Denise L., Nice, Alex J. and Lung, WuSeng. 2012. Simulating the effect of hypoxia on bay anchovy egg and larval mortality using coupled watershed, water quality, and individual-based predation models. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 445: 141-160. doi:10.3354/meps09438

Fulford, Richard S., Breitburg, Denise L. and Luckenbach, Mark. 2011. Differences in Relative Predation Vulnerability Between Native and Non-native Oyster Larvae and the Influence on Restoration Planning in an Estuarine Ecosystem. Estuaries and Coasts, 34(3): 618-629. doi:10.1007/s12237-010-9360-8

Kennedy, Victor S., Breitburg, Denise L., Christman, Mary C., Luckenbach, Mark W., Paynter, Kennedy, Kramer, Jonathan, Sellner, Kevin G., Dew-Baxter, Jodi, Keller, Cherie and Mann, Roger. 2011. Lessons Learned from Efforts to Restore Oyster Populations in Maryland and Virginia, 1990 to 2007. Journal of Shellfish Research, 30(3): 719-731. doi:10.2983/035.030.0312

Breitburg, Denise L., Crump, Byron C., Dabiri, John O. and Gallegos, Charles L.. 2010. Ecosystem Engineers in the Pelagic Realm: Alteration of Habitat by Species Ranging from Microbes to Jellyfish. .

Fulford, Richard S., Breitburg, Denise L., Luckenbach, Mark and Newell, Roger I. E. 2010. Evaluating ecosystem response to oyster restoration and nutrient load reduction with a multispecies bioenergetics model. Ecological Applications, 20(4): 915-934. doi:10.1890/08-1796.1

Hondorp, Darryl W., Breitburg, Denise L. and Davias, Lori. 2010. Eutrophication and Fisheries: Separating the Effects of Nitrogen Loads and Hypoxia on the Pelagic-to-Demersal Ratio and Other Measures of Landings Composition. Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 2: 339-361.

Kolesar, Sarah E., Breitburg, Denise L., Purcell, Jennifer E. and Decker, Mary Beth. 2010. Effects of hypoxia on Mnemiopsis leidyi, ichthyoplankton and copepods: clearance rates and vertical habitat overlap. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 411: 173-188. doi:10.3354/meps08656

Najjar, Raymond, Pyke, Christopher R., Adams, Mary Beth, Breitburg, Denise L., Hershner, Carl, Kemp, Michael, Howarth, Robert, Mulholland, Margaret R., Paolisso, Michael, Secor, David, Sellner, Kevin G., Wardrop, Denice and Wood, Robert. 2010. Potential climate-change impacts on the Chesapeake Bay. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 86(1): 1-20. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2009.09.026

Batiuk, Richard A., Breitburg, Denise L., Diaz, Robert J., Cronin, Thomas M., Secor, David H. and Thursby, Glen. 2009. Derivation of habitat-specific dissolved oxygen criteria for Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries. Journal of experimental marine biology and ecology, 381: S204-S215.

Breitburg, Denise L., Craig, J. K., Fulford, Richard S., Rose, K. A., Boynton, W. R., Brady, D. C., Ciotti, B. J., Diaz, R. J., Friedland, K. D., Hagy,J.D.,,III, Hart, D. R., Hines, Anson H., Houde, E. D., Kolesar, S. E., Nixon, S. W., Rice, J. A., Secor, D. H. and Targett, T. E. 2009. Nutrient enrichment and fisheries exploitation: interactive effects on estuarine living resources and their management. Hydrobiologia, 629(1): 31-47. doi:10.1007/s10750-009-9762-4

Breitburg, Denise L., Hondorp, Darryl W., Davias, Lori A. and Diaz, Robert J. 2009. Hypoxia, Nitrogen, and Fisheries: Integrating Effects Across Local and Global Landscapes. Annual Revue of Marine Science, 1(1): 329-349. doi:10.1146/annurev.marine.010908.163754

Diaz, Robert J. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2009. The hypoxic environment. In: Richards, Jeffrey G., Farrell, Anthony Peter and Brauner, Colin J., Hypoxia. Amsterdam: Academic Press,(Fish Physiology) pp.2-23.

Graham, Eileen S., Tuzzolino, Danielle M., Burrell, Rebecca B. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2009. Interannual Variation in Gelatinous Zooplankton and Their Prey in the Rhode River, Maryland. In: Lang, Michael A., Macintyre, Ian G. and Rützler, Klaus, Proceedings of the Smithsonian Marine Science Symposium. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press,(Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences) pp.369-377.

Rose, Kenneth A., Adamack, Aaron T., Murphy, Cheryl A., Sable, Shaye E., Kolesar, Sarah E., Craig, J. Kevin, Breitburg, Denise L., Thomas, Peter, Brouwer, Marius H., Cerco, Carl F. and Diamond, Sandra. 2009. Does hypoxia have population-level effects on coastal fish? Musings from the virtual world. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 381: S188-S203.

Breitburg, Denise L., Hines, Anson H., Jordan, Thomas E., McCormick, Melissa K., Weller, Donald E. and Whigham, Dennis F. 2008. Landscape patterns, nutrient discharges, and biota of the Rhode River estuary and its watershed: Contribution of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center to the Pilot Integrated Ecosystem Assessment Edgewater, Maryland: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. 87 pages.

Tamburri, M. N., Luckenbach, M. W., Breitburg, Denise L. and Bonniwell, S. M. 2008. Settlement of Crassostrea ariakensis larvae: Effects of substrate, biofilms, sediment and adult chemical cues. Journal of Shellfish Research, 27: 601-608.

Committee to Review the Joint Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology's Research,Priorities Plan, National, Research Council and Breitburg, Denise L. 2007. A Review of the Ocean Research Priorities Plan and Implementation Strategy Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press.

Fulford, Richard S., Breitburg, Denise L., Newell, R. I. E., Kemp, W. M. and Luckenbach, M. 2007. Effects of oyster population restoration strategies on phytoplankton biomass in Chesapeake Bay: a flexible modeling approach. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 336: 43-61.

Breitburg, Denise L. and Fulford, Richard S. 2006. Oyster-sea nettle interdependance and altered control within the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. Estuaries and Coasts, 29: 776-784.

Breitburg, Denise L. and Houde, E. 2006. Habitat, habitat requirements, and habitat management. In: Chesapeake Bay Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Panel (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Chesapeake Bay Office), Fisheries ecosystem planning for Chesapeake Bay. Bethesda, Maryland: Fisheries ecosystem planning for Chesapeake Bay. American Fisheries Society, Trends in Fisheries Science and Management 3, Bethesda, Maryland, pp.145-188.

Breitburg, Denise L. and Riedel, Gerhardt. 2005. Multiple stressors in marine systems. In: Crowder, L. E., Marine Conservation Biology: the Science of Maintaining the Sea's Biodiversity. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, pp.167-182.

Grove, M. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2005. Growth and reproduction of gelatinous zooplankton exposed to low dissolved oxygen. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 301: 185-198.

Richmond, C. E., Breitburg, Denise L. and Rose, K. A. 2005. Role of environmental generalist species in ecosystem function. Ecological Modelling, 188: 279-295.

Breitburg, Denise L., Luckenbach, M. and Kramer, J. 2004. Identifying and prioritizing research required to evaluate ecological risks and benefits of introducing diploid Crassostrea ariakensis to restore oysters to Chesapeake Bay Edgewater, MD: Chesapeake Bay Program. Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee.

Decker, Mary B., Breitburg, Denise L. and Purcell, Jennifer E. 2004. Effects of low dissolved oxygen on zooplankton predation by the ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 280: 163-172.

National Research Council. 2004. River Basins and Coastal Systems Planning within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press.

Breitburg, Denise L., Jordan, Thomas E. and Lipton, Douglas W. (eds.) 2003. From ecology to economics : tracing human influence in the Patuxent River Estuary and its watershed Lawrence, KS: Estuarine Research Federation. (Ecology; ) 229 pages.

Breitburg, Denise L., Adamack, Aaron, Rose, Kenneth A., Kolesar, Sarah E., Decker, Beth, Purcell, Jennifer E., Keister, Julie E. and Cowan, James H. 2003. The pattern and influence of low dissolved oxygen in the Patuxent River, a seasonally hypoxic estuary. Estuaries, 26(2A): 280-297.

Breitburg, Denise L., Bartell, S. M., Brandt, S. B., Bundy, M. H., Gilmour, G. G., Jordan, Thomas E., Lipton, D. L., Magnien, R. E., McManus, G., Osman, Richard W., Riedel, Gerhardt, Sellner, Kevin G., Sanders, J. G., Seitzinger, S. and Weller, Donald E.. 2003. "Importance of understanding ecological complexity to predicting effects of multiple stressors on coastal systems (COASTES Project). Final Report". NA66RG0129 and NA96RG0032. St. Leonard, MD: Academy of Natural Sciences Estuarine Research Center,

Breitburg, Denise L., Jordan, Thomas E. and Lipton, D. 2003. Preface - From ecology to economics: tracing human influence in the Patuxent River estuary and its watershed. Estuaries and Coasts, 26(2): 167-170. doi:10.1007/BF02695959

Bundy, M. H., Breitburg, Denise L. and Sellner, Kevin G. 2003. The responses of Patuxent River upper trophic levels to nutrient and trace element induced changes in the lower food web. Estuaries, 26(2A): 365-384.

Decker, M. B., Breitburg, Denise L. and Marcus, N. H. 2003. Geographical differences in behavioral responses to hypoxia: Local adaptation to an anthropogenic stressor?. Ecological Applications, 13(4): 1104-1109. doi:10.1890/1051-0761(2003)13[1104:GDIBRT]2.0.CO;2

Riedel, Gerhardt, Sanders, J. G. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2003. Seasonal variability in response of estuarine phytoplankton communities to stress: Linkages between toxic trace elements and nutrient enrichment. Estuaries, 26: 323-338.

Wiegner, T. N., Seitzinger, S. P., Breitburg, Denise L. and Sanders, J. G. 2003. The effects of multiple stressors on the balance between autotrophic and heterotrophic processes in an estuarine system. Estuaries and Coasts, 26(2): 352-364.

Breitburg, Denise L. 2002. Effects of hypoxia, and the balance between hypoxia and enrichment, on coastal fishes and fisheries. Estuaries, 25(4b): 767-781.

Breitburg, Denise,L. 2002. Suspension feeders: A Workshop to Assess What We Know, Don't Know, and Need to Know to Determine Their Effects on Water Quality Hanover, Maryland: STAC Publication.

Laursen, A. E., Seitzinger, S. P., Dekorsey, R., Sanders, J. G., Breitburg, Denise L. and Osman, Richard W. 2002. Multiple stressors in an estuarine system: Effects of nutrients, trace elements, and trophic complexity on benthic photosynthesis and respiration. Estuaries, 25(1): 57-69. doi:10.1007/BF02696049

Laursen, A. E., Seitzinger, S. P., Dekorsey, R., Sanders, J. G., Breitburg, Denise L. and Osman, Richard W. 2002. Multiple stressors in an estuarine system: Effects of nutrients, trace elements, and trophic complexity on benthic photosynthesis and respiration. Estuaries and Coasts, 25(1): 57-69.

Boynton, W. R., Hagy, J. D. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2001. Issues of Scale in Land-Margin Ecosystems. In: Gardener, Robert H., Kemp, W. Michael, Kennedy, Victor S. and Peterson, John E., Scaling Relations in Experimental Ecology. New York: Columbia University Press, pp.299-330.

Breitburg, Denise L., Pihl, L. and Kolesar, S. E. 2001. Effects of low dissolved oxygen on the behavior, ecology and harvest of fishes: a comparison of the Chesapeake and Baltic-Kattegat systems. In: Rabalais, Nancy N. and Turner, R. Eugene, Coastal Hypoxia: Consequences for Living Resources and Ecosystems. Washington, D.C.: American Geophysical Union,(Coastal and Estuarine Studies) pp.241-267.

Purcell, J. E., Breitburg, Denise L., Decker, M. B., Graham, W. M., Youngbluth, M. J. and Raskoff, K. A. 2001. Pelagic cnidarians and ctenophores in low dissolved oxygen environments: A review. In: Rabalais, Nancy N. and Turner, R. Eugene, Coastal Hypoxia: Consequences for Living Resources and Ecosystems. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union,(Coastal Estuarine Studies) pp.77-100.

Breitburg, Denise L. and Secor, D. 2000. Habitat Needs Prospectus for a Chesapeake Bay Fisheries Ecosystem Plan Solomons, MD: Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem Plan Workshop Report, FEP Workshop 12-13 July 2000.

Breitburg, Denise L., Coen, L. D., Luckenbach, M. W., Mann, R., Posey, M. and Wesson, J. A. 2000. Oyster reef restoration: Convergence of harvest and conservation strategies. Journal of Shellfish Research, 19(1): 371-377.

Keister, J. E., Houde, E. D. and Breitburg, Denise L. 2000. Effects of bottom-layer hypoxia on abundances and depth distributions of organisms in Patuxent River, Chesapeake Bay. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 205: 43-59. doi:10.3354/meps205043

Breitburg, Denise L. 1999. Are three-dimensional structure and healthy oyster populations the keys to an ecologically interesting and important fish community?. In: Luckenbach, M. W., Mann, R. and Wesson, J. A., Oyster Reef Habitat Restoration. A Synopsis and Synthesis of Approaches. Gloucester Point , VA: Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press, pp.239-250.

Breitburg, Denise L., Rose, K. A. and Cowan, J. H. 1999. Linking water quality to larval survival: predation mortality of fish larvae in an oxygen-stratified water column. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 178: 39-54. doi:10.3354/meps178039

Breitburg, Denise L., Sanders, J. G., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Hatfield, C. A., Osman, Richard W., Riedel, Gerhardt, Seitzinger, S. P. and Sellner, Kevin G. 1999. Variability in responses to nutrients and trace metals, and transmission of stressor effects through an estuarine food web. Limnology and Oceanography, 44: 837-863.

Breitburg, Denise L., Seitzinger, S. and Sanders, J. 1999. The effects of multiple stressors on freshwater and marine ecosystems - Preface. Limnology and Oceanography, 44(3): 737-738.

Coen, L. D., Luckenbach, M. W. and Breitburg, Denise L. 1999. The role of oyster reefs as essential fish habitat: a review of current knowledge and some new perspectives. In: Benaka, L. R., Fish Habitat: Essential Fish Habitat and Rehabilitation. Bethesda, Maryland: American Fisheries Society,(American Fisheries Society Symposium) pp.438-454.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1998. Scaling up from species to ecosystems: functional redundancy and complementarity. In: Jones, G. P., Doherty, P. J., Mapstone, B. D. and Howlett, L., Recruitment and population dynamics of coral reef fishes. Townsville , Australia: CRC Reef Research Centre, pp.263-267.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1998. Scaling eutrophication effects between species and ecosystems: The importance of variation and similarity among species with similar functional roles. Australian Journal of Ecology, 23(3): 280-286. doi:10.1111/j.1442-9993.1998.tb00732.x

Breitburg, Denise L., Baxter, J., Hatfield, C., Howarth, R. W., Jones, C. G., Lovett, G. M. and Wigand, C. 1998. Understanding effects of multiple stressors: ideas and challenges. In: Pace, M. and Groffman, P., Successes, Limitations and Frontiers in Ecosystem Science. New York: Springer, pp.416-431.

Breitburg, Denise L., Loher, T., Pacey, C. A. and Gerstein, A. 1997. Varying effects of low dissolved oxygen on trophic interactions in an estuarine food web. Ecological Monographs, 67(4): 489-507. doi:10.1890/0012-9615(1997)067[0489:VEOLDO]2.0.CO;2

Bowie, G. L., Sanders, J. G., Riedel, Gerhardt, Gilmour, Cynthia C., Breitburg, Denise L., Cutter, G. A. and Porecella, D. B. 1996. Assessing selenium cycling and accumulation in aquatic ecosystems. Water, air, and soil pollution, 90: 93-104.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1996. Consumer mobility and the relative importance of consumption and competition following physical disturbance. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 138(1-3): 83-92. doi:10.3354/meps138083

Breitburg, Denise L., Palmer, M. A. and Loher, T. 1995. Larval distributions and the spatial patterns of settlement of an oyster reef fish - responses to flow and structure. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 125(1-3): 45-60. doi:10.3354/meps125045

Breitburg, Denise,L. 1995. Linking ecosystem-level processes with population-level responses: the importance of variation among species in predicting effects of estuarine eutrophication Norfolk, VA: Chesapeake Research Consortium. 64 pages.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1994. Behavioral-response of fish larvae to low dissolved-oxygen concentrations in a stratified water column. Marine Biology, 120(4): 615-625. doi:10.1007/BF00350083

Breitburg, Denise L. and Loher, T. 1994. Effects of physical disturbance on fish trophic interactions: the importance of consumer mobility. In: Stouder, D. J., Fresh, K. and Feller, Robert J., Feeding ecology of fishes: theory and application. Belle W. Baruch Library in Marine Science, pp.241-254.

Breitburg, Denise L., Steinberg, N., Dubeau, S., Cooksey, C. and Houde, E. D. 1994. Effects of low dissolved-oxygen on predation on estuarine fish larvae. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 104(3): 235-246. doi:10.3354/meps104235

Breitburg, Denise L. and Newell, R. I. E. 1993. Oyster reefs. In: Chesapeake Bay strategy for the restoration and protection of ecologically valuable species. Annapolis: Chesapeake Bay Program, pp.61-64.

Abbe, George R. and Breitburg, Denise L. 1992. The influence of Oyster Toadfish (Opsanus tau) and crabs (Callinectes sapidus and Xanthidae) on survival of oyster (Crassostrea virginica) spat in Chesapeake Bay - does spat protection always work. Aquaculture, 107(1): 21-31. doi:10.1016/0044-8486(92)90047-O

Breitburg, Denise L. 1992. Episodic hypoxia in chesapeake bay - interacting effects of recruitment, behavior, and physical disturbance. Ecological Monographs, 62(4): 525-546. doi:10.2307/2937315

Breitburg, Denise L. 1991. Settlement-patterns and presettlement behavior of the naked goby, Gobiosoma bosci, a temperate oyster reef fish. Marine Biology, 109(2): 213-221. doi:10.1007/BF01319389

Breitburg, Denise L. 1991. Monitoring dissolved oxygen in a variable environment: detecting biologically meaningful events. In: Mihursky, J. A. and Chaney, A., New Perspectives in the Chesapeake System: A Research and Management Partnership. Solomons, MD: Chesapeake Research Consortium,(Chesapeake Research Consortium Publication) pp.201-208.

Osman, Richard W., Abbe, G. R. and Breitburg, Denise L. 1991. Reduction in oyster recruitment as a consequence of periodic exposure to low-oxygen water. In: Mihursky, J. A. and Chaney, A., New Perspectives in the Chesapeake System: A Research and Management Partnership. Solomons, MD: Chesapeake Research Consortium,(Chesapeake Research Consortium Publication) pp.193-200.

Osman, Richard W., Abbe, GR, Breitburg, Denise L., Mihursky, JA and Chaney, A.. 1991. Reduction in oyster recruitment as a consequence of periodic exposure to low oxygen water. .

Breitburg, Denise L. 1990. Near-shore hypoxia in the Chesapeake Bay - patterns and relationships among physical factors. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 30(6): 593-609. doi:10.1016/0272-7714(90)90095-9

Sanford, Lawrence P., Sellner, Kevin G. and Breitburg, Denise L. 1990. Covariability of dissolved-oxygen with physical processes in the summertime Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Marine Research, 48(3): 567-590.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1989. Demersal schooling prior to settlement by larvae of the naked goby. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 26(2): 97-103. doi:10.1007/BF00001026

Breitburg, Denise L. 1988. Effects of turbidity on prey consumption by striped bass larvae. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 117(1): 72-77. doi:10.1577/1548-8659(1988)117<0072:EOTOPC>2.3.CO;2

Breitburg, Denise L. 1988. Oxygen fluctuations and fish population dynamics in a Chesapeake Bay oyster bed. In: Lynch, M. P. and Krome, E. C., Understanding the Estuary: Advances in Chesapeake Bay Research. Gloucester Point , VA: Chesapeake Research Consortium, pp.547-557.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1987. Effects of low dissolved oxygen in the Chesapeake Bay on density, distribution and recruitment of an important benthic fish species. In: Mackiernan, G. B., Dissolved oxygen in the Chesapeake Bay. College Park, MD: Maryland Sea Grant, pp.144-146.

Breitburg, Denise L. 1987. Interspecific competition and the abundance of nest sites - factors affecting sexual selection. Ecology, 68(6): 1844-1855. doi:10.2307/1939876

Breitburg, Denise L. 1986. Effect of variability in recruitment on selection for protogynous sex-change. American Naturalist, 128(4): 551-560. doi:10.1086/284587

Breitburg, Denise L. 1985. Development of a subtidal epibenthic community - factors affecting species composition and the mechanisms of succession. Oecologia, 65(2): 173-184. doi:10.1007/BF00379215

Breitburg, Denise L. 1984. Residual effects of grazing - inhibition of competitor recruitment by encrusting coralline algae. Ecology, 65(4): 1136-1143. doi:10.2307/1938321