Marine & Environmental Sciences Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches, Lectures

Marine & Environmental Sciences Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches, Lectures

 

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Submissions from 2020

Modeling the Deep: A Vertically Resolved, End-to-End ECOTRAN Model of the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico, S. Calhoun, K. L. Robinson, J. Ruzicka, F. Hernandez, V. Wang, M. Sutor, Tracey Sutton, and Tracy Ainsworth

Addressing Data Gaps in Deep-Pelagic Fauna: A Case Study of an Apex Predatory Fish Family in the Meso- and Bathypelagic Domains, April Cook and Tracey Sutton

Finding Murphy: A $200,000 Slocum Glider Saved by a Numerical Ocean Model, Sergio DeRada, Bradley Penta, S. Anderson, Chad Lembke, David English, C. Hu, Tracey Sutton, and April Cook

Consideration of Midwater Ecosystems is Required to Fully Evaluate the Environmental Risks of Deep-Sea Mining, Jeffrey C. Drazen, Craig R. Smith, Kristina Gjerde, Steven H. D. Haddock, Glenn S. Carter, Malcolm R. Clark, Anela Choy, Pierre Dutrieux, Erica Goetze, Chris Hauton, Mariko Hatta, J. Anthony Koslow, Astrid Brigitta Leitner, Aude Pacini, Thomas Peacock, Jessica Nicole Perelman, Tracey Sutton, Les Watling, and Hiroyuki Yamamoto

Journey Into Midnight: Faunal Composition and Vertical Distribution of Whalefishes and Their Allies in the Bathypelagic Gulf of Mexico, R. M. Eckley, J. R. Paxton, and Tracey Sutton

Temporal Changes in the Micronektonic Crustacean Assemblage in the Gulf of Mexico Since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, Tamara Frank, Rosanna Milligan, Charles Douglas Fine, Eric A. Burdett, D. Nichols, Nathan A. LaSpina, April Cook, and Tracey Sutton

Behavioural Differences in California Killifish Experimentally Infected With the Brain Parasite Euhaplorchis Californiensis, Siri H. Helland-Riise, Andrew Turner, Erik Bengston, Marco A. Vindas, Ida B. Johansen, Lauren E. Nadler, Kelly L. Weinersmith, Ryan F. Hechinger, and Øyvind Øverli

Crinoid Tube Feet, Charles Messing

To Stay or Go? Understanding the Behavioural Drivers of Diel Vertical Migration in Deep-Living Fishes, Rosanna Milligan and Tracey Sutton

Inviting Learners to the DEEPEND: A Team Approach to Successful Outreach and Education, R. Musgrave, Heather Judkins, April Cook, Dante Fenolio, Tamara Frank, M. Myers, Nina Pruzinsky, and Tracey Sutton

Can Parasites Indirectly Benefit Final Hosts? The Role of Behavioral Manipulation and Trophic Transmission in the Energetic Tradeoffs of a Host-Parasite System, Lauren E. Nadler

SCTLD Intervention, Karen L. Neely

Pelagic Habitat Partitioning of Late-Larval and Juvenile Tuna in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico, Nina Pruzinsky, Rosanna Milligan, and Tracey Sutton

Pelagic Habitat Partitioning of Late-Larval and Juvenile Tunas in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico, Nina Pruzinsky, Rosanna Milligan, and Tracey Sutton

Building a Better Response Plan: Understanding Potential Spill Impacts on Coral Reefs, Dorothy-Ellen A. Renegar

Corals, TROPICS, and Oil Impacts on Corals, Dorothy-Ellen A. Renegar

Factors Influencing the Trophic Structure of Deep-Pelagic Micronekton Assemblages in the Gulf of Mexico, Travis Richards, Tracey Sutton, and R. J. David Wells

Assembling the Benthic Record of Species and Community Change for the Gulf of Mexico Following the Deepwater Horizon Event, Patrick T. Schwing, Joshua Kilborn, Paul A. Montagna, Christy Paris, R. Faillettaz, S. Joye, W. Overholt, G. Brooks, R. Larson, I. Romero, D. Hollander, S. Murawski, Tracey Sutton, and W. Patterson

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Moving Online in a Hurry vs Online Education Done Right, Judith Slapak-Barski

On the Age and Growth of Meso-Bathypelagic Fishes, with Case Studies of Omosudis lowii, Stomias affinis and Lampanyctus lineatus from the Gulf of Mexico, Natalie Slayden and Tracey Sutton

On the Age and Growth of Mesopelagic Fishes, With Case Studies of Four Ecologically Important Species From the Gulf of Mexico, Natalie Slayden and Tracey Sutton

Air-sea Interface Exchanges in Rapidly Intensifying Tropical Cyclones, Alexander Soloviev, Breanna L. Vanderplow, and Roger Lukas

A Summary of Post-Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Open-Ocean Faunal Population Dynamics: Vulnerability, Resilience, Data Gaps, and Management Implications, Tracey Sutton, Rosanna Milligan, April Cook, Tamara Frank, J. Moore, S. Murawski, M. Vecchione, and M. Youngbluth

The Deep-Pelagic Realm as a ‘Biological Desert’?... Hardly. a Case Study of a Highly Speciose Meso/Bathypelagic Ecoregion, the Gulf of Mexico, Tracey Sutton, John Moore, April Cook, Andrea Bernard, Ron Eytan, Max Weber, and Mahmood Shivji

Analysis of Organic Pollutants in Gulf of Mexico Gelatinous Zooplankton, O. Traenkle, I. Romero, M. Youngbluth, April Cook, and Tracey Sutton

A Comparison of Two Ecosystem Models of the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico, Matthew Woodstock, Bin Wang, Katja Fennel, Tracey Sutton, and Yuying Zhang

Submissions from 2019

Age and Growth of Three Coastal Pelagic Tuna Species in the Florida Straits, J. L. Adams and David Kerstetter

A Toolkit for Managing the EE (Environmental Education) and ESD (Education for Sustainable Development) Continuum, Attiyya Atkins and John J. Pipoly III

Living STEAM Laboratories: Mitigating/Adapting to Climate Change, Attiyya Atkins and John J. Pipoly III

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Options for Improving dFAD Recovery and Accountability to Minimize Marine Coastal Habitat Damage and Marine Litter, Adam Baske, M. Shiham Adam, and David W. Kerstetter

Parasites of Raptorial Birds of South Florida, Vanessa R. Blanchard, David Kerstetter, and Christopher A. Blanar

Parasites of Raptorial Birds of South Florida, Vanessa R. Blanchard, David W. Kerstetter, and Christopher A. Blanar

Biogeochemistry, Tyler Cyronak

Climate-Driven Changes in Patterns of Larval Dispersal and Connectivity of Spawning Corals Can Be Predicted Based on Egg Size, Joana Figueiredo

Marine Larval Ecology and Recruitment, Joana Figueiredo

Optimizing Growth-Out of Newly Settled Sexually-Produced Corals in Land-Based Nurseries, Joana Figueiredo, S. King, Paul D. Kreh, and Nicholas J. McMahon

Abiotic Stressors Expose Peruvian Fur Seal Parental Care, Amy Hirons, Mickie Edwards, Michael Adkesson, and Susana Cardenas-Alayza

Fish Personality Variation Affects Migration and Dispersal in the Dynamic Wetlands of the Everglades, J. Matthew Hoch, Stacey Spadafore, and A. Cabanelas

Patterns of Foraging on Dead Birds in a Coastal Mangrove Environment, L. John and David Kerstetter

Distribution and Composition of Fish Aggregating Devices as Marine Debris, Erin Kimak, David Kerstetter, and Thomas D. Pitchford

A Metabolic View of Growth, Bleaching & Disease Using Temperature-Based Metabolic Budget Models of the Threatened Elkhorn Coral, Acropora cervicornis, Harmony Martell, Elizabeth Goergen, and David S. Gillaim

Deep-Sea Fishes as Agents of Connectivity, Rosanna Milligan

Diving into the Deep: Understanding the Largest Ecosystem on Earth, Rosanna Milligan

A Synthesis of Lanternfish Ecology in the Gulf of Mexico, Rosanna Milligan and Tracey Sutton

Rate of Orthophosphate Uptake by Periphyton in the Everglades, Kiersten Monahan and J. Matthew Hoch

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin (Stenella frontalis) and Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Nearshore Habitat Utilization, Bimini, the Bahamas, Skylar Muller, Kelly Melillo-Sweeting, Kathleen Dudzinski, and Amy Hirons

Vulnerability and Resilience of Species and Ecosystems to Large-Scale Contamination Events: Lessons Learned from Deepwater Horizon, S. Murawski, William Frank Patterson, Patrick T. Schwing, Paul A. Montagna, Rosanna Milligan, Tracey Sutton, Joshua Kilborn, and Sherryl Gilbert

Are Parasites Always Detrimental? Costs of Infection to Final Hosts That Forage on Prey Modified by Parasites, Lauren E. Nadler, H. I. Ellis, A. Nelson, A. V. Turner, C. L. WIlliams, Øyvind Øverli, and Ryan F. Hechinger

Can Parasites Indirectly Benefit Final Hosts? the Role of Behavioral Manipulation and Trophic Transmission in the Energetic Tradeoffs of a Host-Parasite System, Lauren E. Nadler, Hugh Ellis, Daniel Metz, Alexandria Nelson, Andrew Turner, Cassandra Williams, Øyvind Øverli, and Ryan F. Hechinger

Role of Previous Parasite Exposure in Routine Metabolic Rate and Brain Serotonin Dynamics Following Acute Infection, Lauren E. Nadler, Helene Le Midttun, Shaun S. Killen, Marco A. Vindas, Øyvind Øverli, and Ida B. Johansen

Coral Disease Interventions, Karen L. Neely

Coral Disease Interventions, Karen L. Neely

Cradle to Grave: Active Responses to Florida's Coral Crisis, Karen L. Neely

Treatment of Coral Diseases: Historical Perspectives, Modern Efforts, and Future Directions, Karen L. Neely and Cindy Lewis

Breeding Baby Unicorns: Assisted Reproduction of Pillar Coral in Florida, Karen L. Neely, Cindy Lewis, Andie Chan, and Iliana B. Baums

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Wildlife in Parks and Communities: Institutionalizing Wildlife Conservation in Park Systems Through Municipal-Wide Planning Efforts, John J. Pipoly III, LaJuan Tucker, Patrick Fitzgerald, and Scott Gilmore

Faunal Composition and Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Tuna (Family: Scombridae; Tribe: Thunnini) Early Life Stages in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico, Nina Pruzinsky, Rosanna Milligan, and Tracey Sutton

Environmental Contaminant Impacts on Coral Reefs: Developing Tools for Evidence-Based Decision-Making, Dorothy-Ellen A. Renegar

NSU and Global Change, Bernhard Riegl

Ectosymbiotic Microbiomes of Parasitic Nematodes (Ozolaimus megatyphon) and Their Iguana Hosts, J. Santis, David Kerstetter, and Christopher A. Blanar

Ectosymbiotic Microbiomes of Parasitic Nematodes (Ozolaimus megatyphon) and Their Iguana Hosts, J. Santis, David Kerstetter, and Christopher A. Blanar

Using Subsistence-Harvested Bowhead Whale Baleen as a Multi-Decadal Contaminant Recorder, Samantha Shore, Amy Hirons, Dimitri Giarikos, and L. K. Duffy

Deep-Ocean Stewardship in a Changing Ocean, Tracey Sutton

Systems Approach to Differential Coral Bleaching: Synthesis of Tools to Examine Phylogeny-Informed Emergent Properties and Hypothesis in Symbiotic Networks, Timothy D. Swain

The GIS and Spatial Ecology Lab: Feeding Applied Spatial Science to Reef Management, Brian K. Walker

Submissions from 2018

Parasitic Nematode Ozolaimus megatyphon in South Florida Iguanas: High Infection Rates and First Report of Possible Ectosymbionts, D. Barba, David Kerstetter, and Christopher Blanar

Surfing with Smartfin for Coastal Research and Science Communication, Philip Bresnahan, Tyler Cyronak, Robert J. W. Brewin, Todd R. Martz, Andreas J. Andersson, Andrew Stern, Jon Richard, Shannon Waters, Kat Hammond, Todd McGrain, Fola Akinola, and John Griffin

Behavior of Eastern Mosquitofish from Areas of Varying Hydroperiod in the Everglades Ecosystem, A. Cabanelas Bermudez and J. Matthew Hoch

Variability of Seawater Carbonate Chemistry Within Diverse Coastal Habitats Across Different Spatiotemporal Scales, Tyler Cyronak, Andreas J. Andersson, Travis A. Courtney, E. De Carlo, Bradley D. Eyre, David I. Kline, Todd R. Martz, Heather Page, Nichole Price, Jennifer Smith, Laura Stoltenberg, Yuichiro Takeshita, Martin Tresguerres, and Sam Kekuewa

Parasitological Study of South Florida Birds of the Nightjar Family, with First Record of the Nematode Sebulura suctorial in the USA, K. Dupiche, David Kerstetter, and Christopher Blanar

Potential for Transgenerational and Developmental Acclimation to Warning in Corals, Joana Figueiredo

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Restoration Using Assisted Reproduction, Joana Figueiredo

Optimizing Growth-Out of Newly Settled Sexually-Produced Corals in Land-Based Nurseries, Joana Figueiredo, S. King, Paul D. Kreh, and Nicholas J. McMahon

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DEEPEND: A Tool for Classification of Mesoscale Watermass Structure for Pelagic Community Analyses, Matthew Johnston, Rosanna Milligan, Cole Easson, Sergio DeRada, Bradley Penta, and Tracey Sutton

Billfishes in a Changing World, David Kerstetter and Jason Schratwieser

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Collaboration, Creativity, Compromise, and Conclusion: U.S. Coast Guard Modifies the Port of Miami Anchorage Area, Paul D. Lehmann

Determination of Shark and Ray DNA Nucleotide Excision Repair Gene Homology and Gene Expression Compared with Humans, Lucia Llorente, S. L. Grant, Jean Johanna Latimer, and David Kerstetter

How Do Warm-Core Eddies Structure the Deep-Pelagic Fish Fauna of the Gulf of Mexico?, Rosanna Milligan and Tracey Sutton

How Do Warm-Core Eddies Structure the Deep-Pelagic Fish Fauna of the Gulf of Mexico?, Rosanna Milligan and Tracey Sutton

How Fishes Create Connections in Pelagic Ecosystems: Lanternfishes (Myctophidae) in the Gulf of Mexico, Rosanna Milligan and Tracey Sutton

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Adding a New Audience to Deep-Sea Research: Making a Splash with Elementary School Children, Ruth A. Musgrave, Tamara Frank, Heather Judkins, and Tracey Sutton

How a Brain-Infecting Parasite Alters Energy Metabolism in a Shoaling Fish: Implications for Conditioned Fear Responses and Mechanisms of Behaviour Modification, Lauren E. Nadler, Erik Bengston, Erika J. Eliason, Cameron Hassibi, Siri H. Helland-Riise, Ida B. Johansen, Garfield T. Kwan, Øyvind Øverli, Martin Tresguerres, Andrew Turner, Kelly L. Weinersmith, and Ryan F. Hechinger

Assessment of Mercury in Tissues of Marine-Associated Birds in South Florida, Caitlyn A. Nay, James Gelsleichter, and David Kerstetter

Treatment of Coral Diseases: Historical Perspectives, Modern Efforts, and Future Directions, Karen L. Neely

DEEPEND: The Impact of In Situ Data Assimilation in a Numerical Model on the Characterization of the Biophysical Habitat, Brad Penta, Sergio DeRada, Tracey Sutton, Matthew Johnston, Rosanna Milligan, Cole Easson, April Cook, Kevin M. Boswell, Chad Lembke, and David English

Freshwater Lenses in the Near-Surface Layer of the Ocean Laterally Spreading as Gravity Currents, Alexander Soloviev and Cayla W. Dean

The Air-Sea Interface as a Factor in Rapid Intensification of Tropical Cyclones, Alexander Soloviev, Michael G. McGauley, and Cayla W. Dean

DEEPEND: Evidence of Dramatic and Persistent Declines in Deep-Pelagic Fish Abundances in the Oceanic Gulf After Deepwater Horizon, Tracey Sutton, Rosanna Milligan, April Cook, J. Moore, Kevin M. Boswell, and I. C. Romero

Evidence of Dramatic and Persistent Declines in Meso- and Bathypelagic Fish Abundances in the Gulf of Mexico After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, Tracey Sutton, Rosanna Milligan, April Cook, Jon Moore, and Kevin M. Boswell

Phylogenetic Analysis of Symbiodinium Transmission Modes Reveal Evolutionary Patterns in Thermotolerance and Host Specificity That May Contribute to Coral Bleaching Resistance, Timothy D. Swain, Vadim Backman, and Luisa A. Marcelino

Comparison of Gradient Flux and Eddy Covariance Approaches, Yuichiro Takeshita, Wade R. McGillis, Andreas J. Andersson, Ellen Briggs, Tyler Cyronak, Todd R. Martz, Nichole Price, and Jennifer Smith

Age and Growth of Hogfish (Lachnolaimus maximus) in Southeast Florida, Ian A. Towne, Angela Collins, David Kerstetter, and Paul T. Arena

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Interventions in a Coral Disease-Ravaged Area (Disease Condition 1 - Endemic), Brian Walker and Alysha Brunelle

Submissions from 2017

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Deep-Sea Fish Species Diversity in the Northern Gulf of Mexico - a DNA Barcode View, Andrea M. Bernard, Kimberly A. Finnegan, Tracey Sutton, J. Moore, Robert H. Hanner, and Mahmood S. Shivji

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Examining Complex Vertical Movements of Mesopelagic Scattering Layers: From Taxonomic-Based Migration Decisions to Global Biological Fluxes, Kevin M. Boswell, G. Rieucau, Marta D'Elia, J. D. Warren, and Tracey Sutton

Heavy Metal Contamination at Unregulated Target Shooting Sites in the Everglades, M. Bruce, Stacey Spadafore, and J. Matthew Hoch

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Savor the Cryosphere, Patrick A. Burkhart, Richard B. Alley, Lonnie G. Thompson, James D. Balog, Paul Baldauf, and Gregory S. Baker

Surveying the Distribution and Abundance of Flying Fishes and Other Epipelagics in the Northern Gulf of Mexico Using Airborne Lidar, James H. Churnside, RJ David Wells, Kevin M. Boswell, John A. Quinlan, Richard D. Marchbanks, Brandi J. McCarty, and Tracey Sutton

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Larger Predatory Fishes of the Meso- and Bathypelagic Domains: Linking the Planktivores and Top Predators, April B. Cook and Tracey Sutton

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Larger Predatory Fishes of the Meso- and Bathypelagic Domains: Linking the Planktivores and Top Predators, April Cook and Tracey Sutton