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marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Habitat value of a developing estuarine brackish marsh for fish and macrocrustaceans

H Hampel, A Cattrijsse and M Vincx.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6632 words.

Marsh creation receives worldwide attention in mitigating loss of coastal wetlands and in management retreat of estuaries. In the Westerschelde, the former Selena Polder, south from the...

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Measuring the intensity of disturbancein zooplankton communities of Mediterranean salt marshes using multivariate analysis

Xavier D. Quintana.

in Journal of Plankton Research

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6635 words.

The possibility of using multivariate analysis for measuring disturbance intensity in fluctuating ecosystems is discussed. As an example, two variables derived from the results of...

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Physical factors mediate effects of grazing by a non-indigenous snail species on saltmarsh cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) in New England marshes

Megan C. Tyrrell, Michele Dionne and Jessica A. Edgerly.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

July 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4902 words.

Tyrrell, M. C., Dionne, M., and Edgerly, J. A. 2008. Physical factors mediate effects of grazing by a non-indigenous snail species on saltmarsh cordgrass (Spartina alternifloranull...

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Biomass-size spectra in aquatic communities in shallow fluctuating Mediterranean salt marshes (Empordà wetlands, NE Spain)

Xavier D. Quintana, Francisco A. Comín and Ramon Moreno-Amich.

in Journal of Plankton Research

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6275 words.

The distribution of biomass among phytoplankton and free-living invertebrates was analysed in a shallow Mediterranean salt marsh submitted to fluctuating water level. Among phytoplankton,...

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Nutrient and plankton dynamics in a Mediterranean salt marsh dominated by incidents of flooding. Part 1: Differential confinement of nutrients

Xavier D. Quintana, Ramon Moreno-Amich and Francisco A. Comín.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Variations in the physical and chemical characteristics of the water in a series of depressions in some Mediterranean salt marshes were studied. The quantity of water entering the system,...

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Nutrient and plankton dynamics in a Mediterranean salt marsh dominated by incidents of flooding. Part 2: Response of the zooplankton community to disturbances

Xavier D. Quintana, Francisco A. Comiín and Ramon Moreno-Amich.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

The composition of the zooplankton community which colonizes some temporary basins in the salt marshes of the Aiguamolls de 1'Empord− (NE Spain) was studied. The structure of the...

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Environmental factors influencing δ 13C and δ 15N in three Chesapeake Bay fishes

Lori A. Davias, Matthew S. Kornis and Denise L. Breitburg.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

April 2014; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 9795 words.

Stable isotope analysis has become a common tool for mapping trophic relationships, describing foodweb changes, and assessing ecosystem health. Clear interpretation of stable isotopes is...

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Tagging juvenile seabass and sole with telemetry transmitters: medium-term effects on growth

M.L Bégout Anras, D Covés, G Dutto, P Laffargue and F Lagardère.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4178 words.

The effects of tagging with acoustic transmitters on the growth of juvenile seabass, Dicentrarchus labrax (L.) (initial mean mass±SD, 173 g ± 23.4) in a 47 d tank experiment, and sole, Sole...

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Assessment of out-of-kind mitigation success of an artificial reef deployed in Delaware Bay, USA

W. H. Burton, J. S. Farrar, F. Steimle and B. Conlin.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

An out-of-kind, off-site mitigation reef was constructed in 1989 to replace an oligohaline tidal marsh and subtidal mudflat of the upper Delaware Estuary that had been filled in 1985 to...

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On the taxonomy of three sympatric sibling species of the Brachionus plicatilis (Rotifera) complex from Spain, with the description of B. ibericus n. sp.

Jorge Ciros-Pérez, Africa Gómez and Manuel Serra.

in Journal of Plankton Research

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8253 words.

The accumulation of evidence during the last decade led to the splitting of the Brachionus plicatilis complex (Rotifera) into two morphologically recognizable species: B. plicatilis Müller...

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Life cycle traits of two transatlantic populations of Eurytemora affinis (Copepoda: Calanoida): salinity effects

Delphine Beyrend-Dur, Sami Souissi, David Devreker, Gesche Winkler and Jiang-Shiou Hwang.

in Journal of Plankton Research

July 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 9186 words.

While the populations of the copepod Eurytemora affinis are often morphologically (i.e. taxonomy) indistinguishable, the species complex is composed of genetically distinct clades,...

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