It has been a good few weeks! Two of my dissertation papers are now accepted and online. Both focus on consequences of abundant macroalgae to foundational communities–one study in California seagrass meadows and the other on coral reefs in Mo’orea, French Polynesia.
Bittick SJ, Sutula M, & Fong P. In press. A tale of two algal blooms: negative effects of two dominant genera on seagrass and its epiphytes. Marine Environmental Research. Online at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2018.05.018
Download accepted manuscript here.
Bittick SJ, Clausing RJ, Fong CR, Scoma S*, & Fong P. In press. A rapidly expanding alga acts as a secondary foundational species providing novel ecosystem functions in the South Pacific. Ecosystems. Online at: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10021-018-0261-1 \
Download accepted manuscript here..