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Ashton, Gail, Davidson, Ian and Ruiz, Gregory. 2014. Transient small boats as a long-distance coastal vector for dispersal of biofouling organisms. Estuaries and Coasts, doi:10.1007/s12237-014-9782-9

Miller, A. W. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2014. Arctic shipping and marine invaders. Nature Climate Change, 4(6): 413-416.

Ojaveer, Henn, Galil, Bella S., Minchin, Dan, Olenin, Sergej, Amorim, Ana, Canning-Clode, Jo, Chainho, Paula, Copp, Gordon H., Gollasch, Stephan, Jelmert, Anders, Lehtiniemi, Maiju, McKenzie, Cynthia, Mikuš, Josip, Miossec, Laurence, Occhipinti-Ambrogi, Anna, Pecarevic, Marijana, Pederson, Judith, Quilez-Badia, Gemma, Wijsman, Jeroen W. M. and Zenetos, Argyro. 2014. Ten recommendations for advancing the assessment and management of non-indigenous species in marine ecosystems. Marine Policy, 44: 160-165. doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2013.08.019

Ros, Macarena, Ashton, Gail V., Lacerda, Mariana B., Carlton, James T., Vázquez-Luis, Maite, Guerra-García, José M. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2014. The Panama Canal and the transoceanic dispersal of marine invertebrates: Evaluation of the introduced amphipod Paracaprella pusilla Mayer, 1890 in the Pacific Ocean. Marine Environmental Research, doi:10.1016/j.marenvres.2014.07.001

Blakeslee, April M. H., Fowler, Amy E. and Keogh, Carolyn L. 2013. Marine Invasions and Parasite Escape: Updates and New Perspectives. In: Lesser, Michael P., Advances in Marine Biology v.66. Academic Press, pp.87-169.

Canning-Clode, Joao, Fofonoff, Paul, McCann, Linda, Carlton, James T. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2013. Marine invasions on a subtropical island: Fouling studies and new records in a recent marina on Madeira Island (Eastern Atlantic Ocean). Aquatic Invasions, 8: 1-10.

Canning-Clode, Joao, Souto, Javier and McCann, Linda. 2013. First record of Celleporaria brunnea (Bryozoa: Lepraliellidae) in Portugal and in the East Atlantic. Marine Biodiversity Records, 6 doi:10.1017/S1755267213000821

Cox, Traci E., Philippoff, Joanna, Baumgartner, Erin, Zabin, Chela J. and Smith, Celia M. 2013. Spatial and Temporal Variation in Rocky Intertidal Communities Along the Main Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science, 67(1): 23-45. doi:10.2984/67.1.3

First, Matthew R., Robbins-Wamsley, Stephanie, Riley, Scott C., Moser, Cameron S., Smith, George E., Tamburri, Mario N. and Drake, Lisa A. 2013. Stratification of Living Organisms in Ballast Tanks: How Do Organism Concentrations Vary as Ballast Water Is Discharged?. Environmental Science & Technology, 47(9): 4442-4448. doi:10.1021/es400033z

Frazier, Melanie, Miller, A. Whitman, Lee, Henry, II and Reusser, Deborah Ann. 2013. Counting at low concentrations: the statistical challenges of verifying ballast water discharge standards. Ecological Applications, 23(2): 339 doi:10.1890/11-1639.1

Freeman, Aaren S., Blakeslee, April M. H. and Fowler, Amy E. 2013. Northward expansion of the rhizocephalan Loxothylacus panopaei (Gissler, 1884) in the northwest Atlantic. Aquatic Invasions, 8(3): 347-353. doi:10.3391/ai.2013.8.3.11

Freestone, Amy L., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Torchin, Mark E. 2013. Stronger biotic resistance in tropics relative to temperate zone: effects of predation on marine invasion dynamics. Ecology, 94(6): 1370-1377. doi:10.1890/12-1382.1

McCann, Linda D., Holzer, Kimberly K., Davidson, Ian C., Ashton, Gail V., Chapman, Marnie D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2013. Promoting invasive species control and eradication in the sea: Options for managing the tunicate invader Didemnum vexillum in Sitka, Alaska. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 77(1/2): 165-171. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.10.011

Murphy, Kathleen R., Boehme, Jennifer R., Brown, Christopher, Noble, Monaca, Smith, George, Sparks, Darrick and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2013. Exploring the limits of dissolved organic matter fluorescence for determining seawater sources and ballast water exchange on the US Pacific coast. Journal of Marine Systems, 111-112: 157-166. doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2012.10.010

Reusser, Deborah A., Lee, Henry, II, Frazier, Melanie, Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul W., Minton, Mark S. and Miller, A. Whitman. 2013. Per capita invasion probabilities: an empirical model to predict rates of invasion via ballast water. Ecological Applications, 23(2): 321-330. doi:10.1890/11-1637.1

Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul W., Ashton, Gail, Minton, Mark S. and Miller, A. W. 2013. Geographic variation in marine invasions among large estuaries: effects of ships and time. Ecological Applications, 23(2): 311-320. doi:10.1890/11-1660.1

Schloder, Carmen, Canning-Clode, Joa, Saltonstall, Kristin, Strong, Ellen E., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Torchin, Mark E. 2013. The Pacific bivalve Anomia peruviana in the Atlantic: a recent invasion across the Panama Canal ?. Aquatic Invasions, 8(4): 443-448. doi:10.3391/ai.2013.8.4.08

Schloeder, Carmen, Canning-Clode, Joao, Saltonstall, Kristin, Strong, Ellen E., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Torchin, Mark E. 2013. The Pacific bivalve Anomia peruviana in the Atlantic: a recent invasion across the Panama Canal?. Aquatic Invasions, 8(4): 443-448. doi:10.3391/ai.2013.8.4.08

Zabin, Chela J., Danner, Eric M., Baumgartner, Erin P., Spafford, David, Miller, Kathy Ann and Pearse, John S. 2013. A comparison of intertidal species richness and composition between Central California and Oahu, Hawaii. Marine Ecology, 34(2): 131-156. doi:10.1111/maec.12007

Arnold, Thomas, Mealey, Christopher, Leahey, Hannah, Miller, A. Whitman, Hall-Spencer, Jason M., Milazzo, Marco and Maers, Kelly. 2012. Ocean Acidification and the Loss of Phenolic Substances in Marine Plants. Plos One, 7(4): 1-10. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0035107

Altman, Irit, Blakeslee, April M. H., Osio, Giacomo C., Rillahan, Christopher B., Teck, Sarah J., Meyer, John J., Byers, James E. and Rosenberg, Andrew A. 2011. A practical approach to implementation of ecosystem-based management: a case study using the Gulf of Maine marine ecosystem. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 9(3): 183-189. doi:10.1890/080186

Blakeslee, April M. H., Altman, Irit, Miller, A. Whitman, Byers, James E., Hamer, Caitlin E. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. Parasites and invasions: a biogeographic examination of parasites and hosts in native and introduced ranges. Journal of Biogeography, 39(3): 609-622. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02631.x

Blakeslee, April M. H., Canning-Clode, João, Lind, Eric M. and Quilez-Badia, Gemma. 2011. Biological invasions in the 21st century: Ecological impacts, predictions, and management across land and sea. Environmental research, 111(7): 891-892. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2011.09.005

Boos, Karin, Ashton, Gail V. and Cook, Elizabeth J. 2011. The Japanese skeleton shrimp Caprella mutica (Crustacea, Amphipoda): A global invader of coastal waters. In: In the Wrong Place-Alien Marine Crustaceans: Distribution, Biology and Impacts. Springer,(Invading Nature - Springer Series in Invasion Ecology) pp.129-156.

Canning-Clode, João, Fofonoff, Paul, Riedel, Gerhardt, Torchin, Mark E. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. The Effects of Copper Pollution on Fouling Assemblage Diversity: A Tropical-Temperate Comparison. PLoS ONE, 6(3): e18026 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0018026

Canning-Clode, João, Fowler, Amy E., Byers, James E., Carlton, James T. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. 'Caribbean Creep' Chills Out: Climate Change and Marine Invasive Species. PLoS ONE, 6(12): 1-5. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029657

Chang, Andrew L., Blakeslee, April M. H., Miller, A. Whitman and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. Establishment Failure in Biological Invasions: A Case History of Littorina littorea in California, USA. PLoS ONE, 6(1): e16035 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016035

Cohen, C. S., McCann, Linda, Davis, Tammy, Shaw, Linda and Ruiz, Gregory. 2011. Discovery and significance of the colonial tunicate Didemnum vexillum in Alaska. Aquatic Invasions, 6(3): 263-271. doi:10.3391/ai.2011.6.3.03

de Rivera, Catherine E., Steves, Brian P., Fofonoff, Paul W., Hines, Anson H. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. Potential for high-latitude marine invasions along western North America. Diversity and Distributions: A Journal of Conservation Biogeography, 17(6): 1198-1209. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2011.00790.x

Freestone, Amy L., Osman, Richard W., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Torchin, Mark E. 2011. Stronger predation in the tropics shapes species richness patterns in marine communities. Ecology, 92(4): 983-993. doi:10.1890/09-2379.1

Miller, A. W., Frazier, Melanie, Smith, George E., Perry, Elgin S., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Tamburri, Mario N. 2011. Enumerating Sparse Organisms in Ships' Ballast Water: Why Counting to 10 Is Not So Easy. Environmental science & technology, 45(8): 3539-3546. doi:10.1021/es102790d

Miller, A. W., Minton, Mark S. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. Geographic Limitations and Regional Differences in Ships' Ballast Water Management to Reduce Marine Invasions in the Contiguous United States. Bioscience, 61(11): 880-887. doi:10.1525/bio.2011.61.11.7

Murphy, Kathleen R. 2011. A Note on Determining the Extent of the Water Raman Peak in Fluorescence Spectroscopy. Applied Spectroscopy, 65(2): 233-236. doi:10.1366/10-06136

National Research Council (U S) Committee on Assessing Numeric Limits for Living Organisms in Ballast Water, National Research Council, Carlton, JamesT, Ruiz, Gregory M., Beyers, James E., Cangelosi, Allegra, Dobbs, Fred C., Grosholz, Edwin D., Leung, Brian, MacIsaac, Hugh J., Wonham, Marjorie J., Ehlers, Laura J. and De Guzman, Ellen. 2011. Assessing the relationship between propagule pressure and invasion risk in ballast water Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press. 144 pages.

Panova, Marina, Blakeslee, April M. H., Miller, A. Whitman, Maekinen, Tuuli, Ruiz, Gregory M., Johannesson, Kerstin and Andre, Carl. 2011. Glacial History of the North Atlantic Marine Snail, Littorina Saxatilis, Inferred from Distribution of Mitochondrial DNA Lineages. PloS One, 6(3): e17511 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017511

Pringle, James M., Blakeslee, April M. H., Byers, James E. and Roman, Joe. 2011. Asymmetric dispersal allows an upstream region to control population structure throughout a species' range. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(37): 15288-15293. doi:10.1073/pnas.1100473108

Rivera, Catherine E. d., Grosholz, Edwin D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2011. Multiple and long-term effects of an introduced predatory crab. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 429: 145-155. doi:10.3354/meps09101

Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul W., Steves, Brian and Dahlstrom, Alisha. 2011. Marine crustacean invasions in North America: a synthesis of historical records and documented impacts. In: Galil, Bella S., Clark, Paul F. and Carlton, James T., In the wrong place - alien marine crustaceans: distribution, biology and impacts. Dordrecht, Heidelberg: Springer,(Springer Series in Invasion Ecology) pp.215-250.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul W., Steves, Brian, Foss, Stephen F. and Shiba, Sharon N. 2011. Marine invasion history and vector analysis of California: a hotspot for western North America. Diversity and Distributions, 17(2): 362-373. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2011.00742.x

Ashton, Gail V., Burrows, Michael T., Willis, Kate J. and Cook, Elizabeth J. 2010. Seasonal population dynamics of the non-native Caprella mutica (Crustacea, Amphipoda) on the west coast of Scotland. Marine and Freshwater Research, 61(5): 549-559. doi:10.1071/MF09162

Blakeslee, April M. H., McKenzie, C. H., Darling, J. A., Byers, James E., Pringle, J. M. and Roman, J. 2010. A hitchhiker’s guide to the Maritimes: anthropogenic transport facilitates long-distance dispersal of an invasive marine crab to Newfoundland. Diversity and Distributions, 16(6): 879-891. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2010.00703.x

Canning-Clode, João, Maloney, Kelly O., McMahon, Sean M. and Wahl, Martin. 2010. Expanded view of the local-regional richness relationship by incorporating functional richness and time: a large-scale perspective. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 19(6): 875-885. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2010.00560.x

Cook, Elizabeth J., Shucksmith, Richard, Orr, Heather, Ashton, Gail V. and Berge, Jorgen. 2010. Fatty acid composition as a dietary indicator of the invasive caprellid, Caprella mutica (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Marine Biology, 157(1): 19-27. doi:10.1007/s00227-009-1292-0

Crooks, Jeffrey A., Chang, Andrew L. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2010. Aquatic pollution increases the relative success of invasive species. Biological Invasions, 13(1): 165-176. doi:10.1007/s10530-010-9799-3

Davidson, Ian C., Zabin, Chela J., Chang, Andrew L., Brown, Christopher W., Sytsma, Mark D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2010. Recreational boats as potential vectors of marine organisms at an invasion hotspot. Aquatic Biology, 11(2): 179-191. doi:10.3354/ab00302

Doblin, Martina A., Murphy, Kathleen R. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2010. Thresholds for tracing ships' ballast water: an Australian case study. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 408: 19-32. doi:10.3354/meps08599

Hoos, Phillip M., Miller, A. Whitman, Ruiz, Gregory M., Vrijenhoek, Robert C. and Geller, Jonathan B. 2010. Genetic and historical evidence disagree on likely sources of the Atlantic amethyst gem clam Gemma gemma (Totten, 1834) in California. Diversity and Distributions, 16(4): 582-592. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2010.00672.x

Minton, Mark S. and Mack, Richard N. 2010. Naturalization of plant populations: the role of cultivation and population size and density. Oecologia, 164(2): 399-409. doi:10.1007/s00442-010-1667-4

Murphy, Kathleen R., Butler, Kenna D., Spencer, Robert G. M., Stedmon, Colin A., Boehme, Jennifer R. and Aiken, George R. 2010. Measurement of Dissolved Organic Matter Fluorescence in Aquatic Environments: An Interlaboratory Comparison. Environmental Science & Technology, 44(24): 9405-9412. doi:10.1021/es102362t

Rup, Michael P., Bailey, Sarah A., Wiley, Chris J., Minton, Mark S., Miller, A. Whitman, Ruiz, Gregory M. and MacIsaac, Hugh J. 2010. Domestic ballast operations on the Great Lakes: potential importance of Lakers as a vector for introduction and spread of nonindigenous species. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 67(2): 256-268. doi:10.1139/F09-180

Zabin, Chela J., Obernolte, Rena, Mackie, Joshua A., Gentry, Jackson, Harris, Leslie and Geller, Jonathan. 2010. A non-native bryozoan creates novel substrate on the mudflats in San Francisco Bay. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 412: 129-139. doi:10.3354/meps08664

Blakeslee, April M. H., Keogh, Carolyn L., Byers, James E., Kuris, Armand M., Lafferty, Kevin D. and Torchin, Mark E. 2009. Differential escape from parasites by two competing introduced crabs. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 393: 83-96. doi:10.3354/meps08225

Brawley, Susan H., Coyer, James A., Blakeslee, April M. H., Hoarau, Galice, Johnson, Ladd E., Byers, James E., Stam, Wytze T. and Olsen, Jeanine L. 2009. Historical invasions of the intertidal zone of Atlantic North America associated with distinctive patterns of trade and emigration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(20): 8239-8244. doi:10.1073/pnas.0812300106

Cohen, A. N. and Zabin, Chela J. 2009. Oyster shells as vectors for exotic organisms. Journal of Shellfish Research, 28(1): 163-167. doi:10.2983/035.028.0106

Davidson, Ian C., Brown, Christopher W., Sytsma, Mark D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. The role of containerships as transfer mechanisms of marine biofouling species. Biofouling, 25(7): 645-655. doi:10.1080/08927010903046268

Fofonoff, Paul W., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H., Steves, Brian D. and Carlton, James T. 2009. Four centuries of biological invasions in tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay region. In: Rilov, G., Biological invasions in marine ecosystems. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, pp.479

Grosholz, Edwin D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Multlitrophic effects of invasions in marine and estuarine systems. In: Rilov, G. and Crooks, Jeffrey A., Biological Invasions in Marine Ecosystems. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, pp.305

Henderson, R. K., Baker, A., Murphy, Kathleen R., Hambly, A., Stuetz, R. M. and Khan, S. J. 2009. Fluorescence as a potential monitoring tool for recycled water systems: A review. Water research, 43(4): 863-881. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2008.11.027

Miller, A. W. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Differentiating successful and failed invaders: Species pools and the importance of defining vector, source and recipient regions. In: Rilov, G. and Crooks, Jeffrey A., Biological Invasions in Marine Ecosystems. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, pp.153

Miller, A. W., Reynolds, Amanda C., Sobrino, Cristina and Riedel, Gerhardt. 2009. Shellfish Face Uncertain Future in High CO2 World: Influence of Acidification on Oyster Larvae Calcification and Growth in Estuaries. Plos One, 4(5): e5661

Murphy, Kathleen R., Boehme, Jennifer R., Noble, Monaca, Smith, George E. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Deducing ballast water sources in ships arriving in New Zealand from southeastern Australia. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 390: 39-53. doi:10.3354/meps08178

Riedlecker, Eva I., Ashton, Gail V. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Geometric morphometric analysis discriminates native and non-native species of Caprellidae in western North America. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 89(3): 535-542. doi:10.1017/S0025315408002452

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Hewitt, Chad. 2009. Latitudinal Patterns of Biological Invasions in Marine Ecosystems: A Polar Perspective. In: Krupnik, Igor, Lang, Michael A. and Miller, Scott E., Smithsonian at the Poles: Contributions to International Polar Year Science.(IPY) pp.347-358.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Freestone, Amy L., Fofonoff, Paul W. and Simkanin, Christina. 2009. Habitat distribution and heterogeneity in marine invasion dynamics: The importance of hard substrate and artificial structure. In: Wahl, Martin, Marine Hard Bottom Communities. Springer Berlin Heidelberg,(Ecological Studies) pp.321-332.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Torchin, Mark E. and Grant, Katharine. 2009. Using the Panama Canal to Test Predictions about Tropical Marine Invasions. 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.291-299.

Santagata, Scott, Bacela, Karolina, Reid, David F., Mclean, Kevin A., Cohen, Jill S., Cordell, Jeffery R., Brown, Christopher W., Johengen, Thomas H. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Concentrated sodium chloride brine solutions as an additional treatment for preventing the introduction of nonindigenous species in the ballast tanks of ships declaring no ballast on board. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 28(2): 346-353. doi:10.1897/08-140.1

Simkanin, C., Davidson, I., Falkner, M., Sytsma, M. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Intra-coastal ballast water flux and the potential for secondary spread of non-native species on the US West Coast. Marine pollution bulletin, 58(3): 366-374. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.10.013

Willis, Kate J., Woods, Chris M. C. and Ashton, Gail V. 2009. Caprella mutica in the Southern Hemisphere: Atlantic origins, distribution, and reproduction of an alien marine amphipod in New Zealand. Aquatic Biology, 7(3): 249-259. doi:10.3354/ab00197

Wirtz, Peter and Canning-Clode, João. 2009. The invasive bryozoan Zoobotryon verticillatum has arrived at Madeira Island. Aquatic Invasions, 4(4): 669-670. doi:10.3391/ai.2009.4.4.11

Zabin, Chela J. 2009. Battle of the barnacle newcomers: niche compression in invading species in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 381: 175-182.

Zabin, Chela J., Ashton, Gail V., Brown, Christopher W. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2009. Northern range expansion of the Asian kelp Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) Suringar (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) in western North America. Aquatic Invasions, 4(3): 429-434. doi:10.3391/ai.2009.4.3.1

Ashton, Gail V., Riedlecker, Eva I. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. First non-native crustacean established in coastal waters of Alaska. Aquatic Biology, 3(2): 133-137. doi:10.3354/ab00070

Ashton, Gail V., Stevens, M. I., Hart, M. C., Green, D. H., Burrows, M. T., Cook, E. J. and Willis, K. J. 2008. Mitochondrial DNA Reveals Multiple Northern Hemisphere Introductions of Caprella mutica (Crustacea, Amphipoda). Molecular ecology, 17(5): 1293-1303. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03668.x

Blakeslee, April M. H. and Byers, James E. 2008. Using parasites to inform ecological history: Comparisons among three congeneric marine snails. Ecology, 89: 1068-1078.

Blakeslee, April M. H., Byers, James E. and Lesser, Michael P. 2008. Solving cryptogenic histories using host and parasite molecular genetics: The resolution of littorina littorea's North American origin. Molecular Ecology, 17(16): 3684-3696. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2008.03865.x

Davidson, I. C., McCann, L. D., Fofonoff, P. W., Sytsma, M. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Potential for hull-mediated species transfers by obsolete ships on their final voyages. Diversity and Distributions, 14: 518-529.

Davidson, Ian C., McCann, Linda D., Sytsma, Mark D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Interrupting a multi-species bioinvasion vector: The efficacy of in-water cleaning for removing biofouling on obsolete vessels. Marine pollution bulletin, 56(9): 1538-1544. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.05.024

Murphy, Kathleen R., Field, M. P., Waite, T. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Trace elements in ships' ballast water as tracers of mid-ocean exchange. Science of the Total Environment, 393(1): 11-26. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2007.12.011

Murphy, Kathleen R., Stedmon, C. A., Waite, T. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Distinguishing between terrestrial and autochthonous organic matter sources in marine environments using fluorescence spectroscopy. Marine Chemistry, 108(1-2): 40-58. doi:10.1016/j.marchem.2007.10.003

Quilez-Badia, G., McCollin, T., Josefsen, K. D., Vourdachas, A., Gill, M. E., Mesbahi, E. and Frid, C. L. J. 2008. On board short-time high temperature heat treatment of ballast water: A field trial under operational conditions. Marine pollution bulletin, 56: 127-135.

Santagata, Scott, Gasiunaite, Zita R., Verling, Emma, Cordell, Jeffery R., Eason, Karen, Cohen, Jill S., Bacela, Karolina, Quilez-Badia, Gemma, Johengen, Thomas H., Reid, David F. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Effect of osmotic shock as a management strategy to reduce transfers of nonindigenous species among low-salinity ports by ships. Aquatic Invasions, 3(1): 61-76. doi:10.3391/ai.2008.3.1.10

Santagata, Scott, Gasiunaite, Zita R., Verling, Emma, Cordell, Jeffery R., Eason, Karen, Cohen, Jill S., Bacela, Karolina, Quilez-Badia, Gemma, Johengen, Thomas H., Reid, David F. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2008. Effect of osmotic shock as a management strategy to reduce transfers of nonindigenous species among low-salinity ports by ships. Aquatic Invasions, 3(1): 61-76. doi:10.3391/ai.2008.3.1.10

Blum, J. C., Chang, Andrew L., Liljesthrom, M., Schenk, M. E., Steinberg, M. K. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2007. Non-native solitary ascidian Ciona intestinalis (L.) depresses species richness. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 342: 5-14.

Bullard, S. G., Lambert, G., Carman, M. R., Byrnes, J., Whitlatch, Robert B., Ruiz, Gregory M., Miller, R. J., Harris, L., Valentine, P. C., Collie, J. S., Pederson, J., McNaught, D. C., Cohen, A. N., Asch, R. G., Dijkstra, J. and Heinonen, K. 2007. Colonial ascidian Didemnum sp. A: Current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of northeast and west coasts of North America. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 342: 99-108.

Cook, Elizabeth J., Jahnke, Marlene, Kerckhof, Francis, Minchin, Dan, Faasse, Marco, Boos, Karin and Ashton, Gail. 2007. European expansion of the introduced amphipod Caprella mutica Schurin 1935. Aquatic Invasions, 2(4): 411-421. doi:10.3391/ai.2007.2.4.11

Cook, Elizabeth J., Jahnke, Marlene, Kerckhof, Francis, Minchin, Dan, Faasse, Marco, Boos, Karin and Ashton, Gail. 2007. European expansion of the introduced amphipod Caprella mutica Schurin 1935. Aquatic Invasions, 2(4): 411-421. doi:10.3391/ai.2007.2.4.11

deRivera, C. E., Hitchcock, N. G., Teck, S. J., Hines, Anson H. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2007. Larval development rate predicts range expansion of an introduced crab. Marine Biology, 150: 1275-1288.

Field, M. P., LaVigne, M., Murphy, Kathleen R., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Sherrell, R. M. 2007. Direct determination of P, V, Mn, As, Mo, Ba and U in seawater by SF-ICP-MS. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spevtrometry, 22(9): 1145-1152. doi:10.1039/b617597j

Herborg, L-M, Jerde, C. L., Lodge, D. M., Ruiz, Gregory M. and MacIsaac, H. J. 2007. Predicting invasion risk using measures of introduction effect and environmental niche models. Ecological Applications, 17: 663-674.

McCann, L. D., Gray-Hitchcock, N., Winston, Judith E. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2007. Non-native bryozoans in coastal embayments of the southern United States: New records for the Western Atlantic. Bulletin of Marine Science, 80: 319-342.

McCollin, T., Quilez-Badia, G., Josefsen, K. D., Gill, M. E., Mesbahi, E. and Frid, C. L. J. 2007. Ship board testing of a deoxygenation ballast water treatment. Marine pollution bulletin, 54: 1170-1178.

Miller, A. W., Ruiz, Gregory M., Minton, Mark S. and Ambrose, Richard F. 2007. Differentiating successful and failed molluscan invaders in estuarine ecosystems. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 332: 41-51.

Rawlings, T. K., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Colwell, Rita R. 2007. Association of Vibrio cholerae O1 El Tor and O139 Bengal with the copepods Acartia tonsa and Eurytemora affinis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 73: 7926-7933.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Reid, D. F.. 2007. "Current State of Understanding about the Effectiveness of Ballast Water Exchange (BWE) in Reducing Aquatic Nonindigenous Species (ANS) Introductions to the Great Lakes Basin and Chesapeake Bay, USA: Synthesis and Anaysis of Existing Information". NOAA Technical Memorandum GLERL-142., 127

Santagata, S. and Ruiz, Gregory M.. 2007. "Final report for the project "Identifying, verifying, and establishing options for best management practices for NOBOB Vessels"". Ann Arbor, MI: Great Lakes Protection Fund by University of Michigan, Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research,

Zabin, Chela J. and Altieri, A. 2007. Hawaiian limpet facilitates recruitment of a competitively dominant invasive barnacle. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 337: 175-185.

Zabin, Chela J., Zardus, J., Pitombo, F. B., Fread, V. and Hadfield, M. G. 2007. Tale of three seas: consistency of natural history traits in a Caribbean-Atlantic barnacle introduced to Hawaii. Biological Invasions, 9: 523-544.

Bullard, S. G., Lambert, G., Carman, M. R., Byrnes, J., Whitlatch, Robert B., Ruiz, Gregory M., Miller, R. J., Harris, L., Valentine, P. C., Collie, J. S., Pederson, J., McNaught, D. C., Cohen, A. N., Asch, R. G., Dijkstra, J. and Heinonen, K. 2006. Colonial ascidian Didemnum sp A: Current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of the northeast and west coasts of North America. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 342: 99-108.

Herwig, R. P., Cordell, J. R., Perrins, J. C., Dinnel, P. A., Gensemer, R. W., Stubblefield, W. A., Ruiz, Gregory M., Kopp, J. A., House, M. L. and Cooper, W. J. 2006. Ozone treatment of ballast water on the oil tanker S/T Tonsina: chemistry, biologiy and toxicity. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 324: 37-55.

Li, Xuyong, Meixner, T., Sickman, J. O., Miller, A. E., Schimel, J. P. and Melack, J. M. 2006. Decadal-scale dynamics of water, carbon and nitrogen in a California chaparral ecosystem: DAYCENT modeling results. Biogeochemistry, 77: 217-245. doi:10.1007/s10533-005-1391-z

McGee, Steven, Piorkowski, R. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2006. Analysis of recent vessel arrivals and ballast water discharge in Alaska: Toward assessing ship-mediated invasion risk. Marine pollution bulletin, 52: 1634-1645.

Murphy, I., Ruiz, Gregory M., Dunsmuir, W. T. M. and Waite, T. D. 2006. Optimized parameters for fluorescence-based verification of ballast water exchange by ships. Environmental Science & Technology, 40(7): 2357-2362. doi:10.1021/es0519381

Carlton, James T. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2005. Magnitude and consequences of bioinvasions in marine ecosystems: implications for conservation biology. In: Norse, Elliott A., Marine conservation biology: the science of maintaining the sea's biodiversity. Washington, D. C.: Island Press, pp.123-148.

Carlton, James T. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2005. Vector science and integrated vector management in bioinvasion cology: conceptual frameworks. In: Mooney, H. A., Invasive alien species. Washington, D. C.: Island Press, pp.36-58.

Choi, Keun H., Kimmerer, Wim, Smith, George, Ruiz, Gregory M. and Lion, Kelly. 2005. Post-exchange zooplankton in ballast water of ships entering the San Francisco Estuary. Journal of Plankton Research, 27: 707-714.

deRivera, C. E., Ruiz, Gregory M., Crooks, Jeffrey A., Wasson, K., Lonhart, S. I., Fofonoff, P., Steves, B. P., Rumrill, S. S., Brancato, M. S., Pegau, W. S., Bulthuis, D. A., Preisler, R. K., Schoch, G. C., Bowlby, E., DeVogelaere, A., et al. 2005. Broad-scale nonindigenous species monitoring along the west coast in National Marine Sanctuaries and National Estuarine Research Reserves National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. 24 pages.

deRivera, C. E., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H. and Jivoff, Paul R. 2005. Biotic resistance to invasion: native crab predation limits the abundance and geographic distribution of an introduced crab. Ecology, 86: 3364-3376.

Jewett, E. B., Hines, Anson H. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2005. Epifaunal disturbance by periodic low levels of dissolved oxygen: native vs. invasive species response. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 304: 31-44.

Minton, Mark S., Verling, E., Miller, A. Whitman and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2005. Reducing propagule supply by ships to limit coastal invasions: effects of emerging strategies. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 6: 304-308.

Ross, D. J., Johnson, C. R., Hewitt, C. L. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2005. Interaction and impacts of two introduced species on a soft-sediment marine assemblage in SE Tasmania. Marine Biology, 144: 747-756.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Smith, G.. 2005. "Biological study of container ships arriving to the Port of Oakland. Final Report". Oakland, CA: Port of Oakland, 155

Verling, E., Ruiz, Gregory M., Smith, L. David, Galil, B. and Murphy, Kris. 2005. Supply-side invasion ecology: characterizing propagule pressure in coastal ecosystems. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B, 272(1569): 1249-1256.

Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hitchcock, Natasha Gray and deRivera, Catherine. 2004. Projecting range expansion of invasive European green crabs (Carcinus maenas) to Alaska: Temperature and salinity tolerance of larvae Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. 303 pages.

Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hitchcock, Natasha Gray and deRivera, Catherine. 2004. Projecting range expansion of invasive European green crabs (Carcinus maenas) to Alaska: Temperature and salinity tolerance of larvae Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.

Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hitchcock, Natasha Gray and deRivera, Catherine. 2004. "Projecting range expansion of invasive European green crabs (Carcinus maenas) to Alaska: Tempurature and salinity tolerance of larvae". Edgewater, Maryland: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center,

Miller, A. W., Chang, Andrew L., Cosentino-Manning, N. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2004. New record and eradication of the northern Atlantic alga Ascophyllum nodosum (Phaeophyceae) from San Francisco Bay, California, USA. Journal of Phycology, 40: 1028-1031.

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Murphy, Kathleen R., Boehme, Jennifer, Cobel, Paula, Cullen, Jay, Field, Paul, Moore, Willard, Perry, Elgin, Sherrell, Robert and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2004. Verification of mid-ocean ballast water exchange using naturally occurring coastal tracersi. Marine pollution bulletin, 48: 711-730.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Hines, Anson H. 2004. Biological invasions, shipping, and technology. Sea Technology, 45: 9

Smith, N. F. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2004. Phenotypic plasticity in the life history of the mangrove snail Cerithidea scalaiformis. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 284: 195-209.

Clark, Kelton L., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Hines, Anson H. 2003. Diel variation in predator abundance, predation risk and prey distribution in shallow-water estuarine habitats. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 287: 37-55.

Grosholz, E. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2003. Biological invasions drive size increases in marine and estuarine invertebrates. Ecology Letters, 6: 700-705.

Hines, Anson H. and Ruiz, Gregory M.. "Shell game for the Chesapeake. Opinion: Close to home". Washington Post. 2003.

Thresher, R., Proctor, C., Ruiz, Gregory M., Gurney, R., MacKinnon, C., Walton, W., Rodriguez, L. and Bax, N. 2003. Invasion dynamics of the European green crab Carcinus maenas in Australia. Marine Biology, 142: 867-876.

Crooks, Jeffrey A. 2002. Predators of the invasive mussel Musculita senhousia. Pacific Science, 56: 49-56.

Crooks, Jeffrey A. 2002. Characterizing ecosystem-level consequences of biological invasions: the role of ecosystem engineers. Oikos, 97: 153-166.

Drake, L. A., Ruiz, Gregory M., Galil, B. S., Mullady, T. L., Friedman, D. O. and Dobbs, F. C. 2002. Microbial ecology of ballast water during a trans-oceanic voyage and the effects of open-ocean exchange. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 233: 13-20.

Miller, A. W., Hewitt, C. L. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2002. Invasion success: does size really matter?. Ecology Letters, 5: 159-162.

Murphy, Kathleen R., Ritz, D. and Hewitt, C. L. 2002. Heterogeneous zooplankton distribution in a ship's ballast tanks. Journal of Plankton Research, 24(7): 729-734.

Pandey, A. K., Murphy, Kathleen R., Bednarski, M., Heinemann, S. and Doblin, M. 2002. Exotic Species in Ballast Water. Bergesen Horizon, 3: 28-29.

Pandey, A. K., Murphy, Kathleen R., Bednarski, Melinda, Heinemann, Stefan and Doblin, Martina. 2002. Testing ballast water exchange efficiency. Bergesen Horizon, 4: 20-21.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Hewitt, C. L. 2002. Toward understanding patterns of coastal marine invasions: a prospectus. In: Leppakoski, E. S. O., Invasive aquatic species of Europe. Dordrecht ; Boston: Kluwer Academic Press, pp.529-547.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Miller, A. Whitman, Lion, K., Steves, B., Arwine, A., Collinetti, E. and Wells, E. 2002. Status and trends of ballast water management in the United States: First biennial report of the National Ballast Information Clearinghouse

Walton, W. C., MacKinnon, C., Rodriguez, L., Proctor, C., Thresher, R. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2002. Effect of an invasive crab upon a marine fishery: green crab Carcinus maenas, predation upon a venerid clam Katelysia scalarina, in Tasmania (Australia). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 272: 171-189.

Coss, C. A., Robledo, J. A. F., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Vasta, G. R. 2001. Description of Perkinsus andrewsi n. sp. isolated from the baltic clam (Macoma balthica) by characterization of the ribosomal RNA locus and development of a species-specific PCR-based diagnostic assay. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 48: 52-61.

Crooks, Jeffrey A. 2001. Oh what a tangled web...The invasion of the mussel Musculista senhousia into marine ecosystems. Dreissena, 11: 1-15.

Drake, L. A., Keun-Hyung, G. M., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Dobbs, F. C. 2001. Global redistribution of bacterioplankton and virioplankton communities. Biological Invasions, 3: 193-199.

Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Lin, J. 2001. Introduction to biodivsersity and biogeography of marine organisms in China. In: Huang, Zongguo, Marine species and their distribution in China's seas. Melbourne, FL: Krieger Publishing, pp.2-14.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Crooks, Jeffrey A. 2001. Biological invasions of marine ecosystems: patterns, effects and management. In: dell-Young, L. a., Waters in peril. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Press, pp.1-17.

Wonham, M. J., Walton, W. C., Ruiz, Gregory M., Frese, A. M. and Galil, B. 2001. Going to the source: role of the invasion pathway in determining potential invaders. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 215: 1-12.

Grosholz, Edwin D., Ruiz, Gregory M., Dean, Cheryl A., Shirley, Kim A., Maron, John L. and Connors, Peter G. 2000. Impacts of a nonindigenous marine predator in a California bay. Ecology, 81(5): 1206-1224.

Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Godwin, L. S.. 2000. Assessing the risk of non-indigenous species invasion in a high latitude ecosystem: ballast water treatment facility in Port Valdez, Alaska. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sea Grant College Program, MIT SG Center for Coastal Resources.

Miller, A. W.. 2000. Assessing the importance of biological attributes for invasion success: eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) introductions and associated molluscan invasions of Pacific and Atlantic coastal systems. University of California.

Miller, A. W. and Ambrose, R. F. 2000. Sampling patchy distributions: comparison of sampling designs in rocky intertidal habitats. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 196: 1-14.

Miller, A. W., Ruiz, Gregory M., Takata, L., Steves, B. and Hines, Anson H.. 2000. . Cambridge, MA: MIT Sea Grant College Program, MIT SG Center for Coastal Resources.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul W., Carlton, James T., Wonham, Marjorie J. and Hines, Anson H. 2000. Invasion of coastal marine communities in North America: apparent patterns , processes, and biases. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, 31: 481-531.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Miller, A. Whitman, Everett, R. A., Steves, B., Lion, K., Whitcraft, C., Arnwine, A., Collinetti, E., Sigala, M. and Lipski, D.. 2000. "Results from the first year of data management and analysis: Shipping industry compliance with mandatory ballast water reporting requirements / shipping industry compliance with voluntary ballast water management guidelines". , 30

Ruiz, Gregory M., Rawlings, T. K., Dobbs, F. C., Drake, L. A., Mullady, T., Huq, A. and Colwell, Rita R. 2000. Worldwide transfer of microorganisms by ships. Nature, 408: 49-50.

Wasson, K., Von Holle, B., Toft, J. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 2000. Detecting invasions of marine organisms: kamptozoan case histories. Biological Invasions, 2: 59-74.

Wonham, M. J., Carlton, James T., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Smith, L. David. 2000. Fish and ships: relating dispersal frequency to success in biological invasions. Marine Biology, 36(6): 1111-1121.

Fofonoff, P. W., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H. and McCann, L. 1999. Overview of biological invasions in the Chesapeake Bay region: Summary of impacts. In: Therres, G. D., Conservation of biological diversity: a key to the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay and beyond. Annapolis, MD: Maryland Department of Natural Resources, pp.168-180.

Lavoie, D. M., Smith, L. David and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1999. Potential for intracoastal transfer of nonindigenous species in the ballast water of ships. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 48: 551-564.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Fofonoff, Paul, Hines, Anson H. and Grosholz, Edwin D. 1999. Non-indigenous species as stressors in estuarine and marine communities: Assessing invasion impacts and interactions. Limnology and Oceanography, 44(3): 950-972.

Smith, L. D., Wonham, M. J., Mccann, L. D., Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H. and Carlton, James T. 1999. Invasion pressure to a ballast-flooded estuary and an assessment of inoculant survival. Biological Invasions, 1: 67-87.

Geller, J. B., Walton, E. D., Grosholz, E. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1997. Cryptic invasions of the crab Carcinus detected by molecular phylogeography. Molecular Ecology, 6(10): 901-906.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Carlton, James T., Grosholz, E. D. and Hines, Anson H. 1997. Global invasions of marine and estuarine habitats by non-indigenous species: Mechanisms, extent and consequences. American Zoologist, 37(6): 621-632.

Grosholz, E. D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1996. Predicting the impact of introduced marine species: Lessons from the multiple invasions of the European green crab Carcinus maenas. Biological Conservation, 78(1): 59-66.

Dittel, Ana I., Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Ruffin, K. Keith. 1995. Effects of shallow water refuge on behavior and density-dependent mortality of juvenile blue crabs in Chesapeake Bay. Bulletin of Marine Science, 57(3): 902-916.

Everett, Richard A., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Carlton, James T. 1995. Effect of oyster mariculture on submerged aquatic vegetation: an experimental test in a Pacific northwest estuary. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 125(1): 205-217.

Grosholz, Edwin D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1995. Spread and potential impact of the recently introduced European green crab, Carcinus maenas, in central California. Marine Biology, 122: 239-247.

Grosholz, Edwin D. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1995. Does spatial heterogeneity and genetic variation in populations of the xanthid crab Rhithropanopeus harrisii (Gould) influence the prevalence of an introduced parasitic castrator?. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 187: 129-145.

Hines, Anson H. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1995. Temporal variation in juvenile blue crab mortality: Nearshore shallows and cannibalism in Chesapeake Bay. Bulletin of Marine Science, 57(3): 884-901.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H., Smith, L. David and Carlton, James T. 1995. An historical perspective on invasions of North American waters by non-indigenous species. Aquatic Nuisance Species Digest, 1(1): 1,11

Everett, Richard A., Hines, Anson H., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Todd, Albert H. 1994. Shoreline forests along tidal reaches of Chesapeake Bay do provide environmental benefits: Reply to Garbisch & Garbisch. Wetland Journal, 6(3): 16-18.

Everett, Richard A. and Ruiz, Gregory M. 1993. Coarse woody debris as a refuge from predation in aquatic communities: an experimental test. Oecologia, 93: 475-486.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Hines, Anson H. and Posey, Martin H. 1993. Shallow water as a refuge habitat for fish and crustaceans in non-vegetated estuaries: an example from Chesapeake Bay. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 99: 1-16.

Ruiz, Gregory M. 1991. Consequences of parasitism to marine invertebrates: Host evolution?. American Zoologist, 31: 831-839.

Ruiz, Gregory M. and Lindberg, David R. 1989. A fossil record for trematodes: Extent and potential uses. Lethaia, 22: 431-438.

Ruiz, Gregory M., Connors, P. G., Griffin, S. E. and Pitelka, F. A. 1989. Structure of a wintering dunlin population. The Condor, 91: 562-570.

Hattersley-Smith, G., Keys, J. E., Serson, H. and Mielke, James E. 1970. Density Stratified Lakes in Northern Ellesmere Island. Nature, 225(5227): 55-56. doi:10.1038/225055a0

Hattersley-Smith, G. and Long, Austin. 1967. Postglacial Uplift at Tanquary Fiord, Northern Ellesmere Island, Northwest Territories. Arctic, 20(4): 255-260.