Kenneth T Frank

Summary

Affiliation: Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trophic cascades in a formerly cod-dominated ecosystem
    Kenneth T Frank
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Ocean Sciences Division, Post Office Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Science 308:1621-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The ups and downs of trophic control in continental shelf ecosystems
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:236-42. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconciling differences in trophic control in mid-latitude marine ecosystems
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, PO Box 1006, Dartmouth, NS, Canada B2Y 4A2
    Ecol Lett 9:1096-105. 2006
  4. pmc Decline in top predator body size and changing climate alter trophic structure in an oceanic ecosystem
    Nancy L Shackell
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1353-60. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Transient dynamics of an altered large marine ecosystem
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P O Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Nature 477:86-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Spatial scale of similarity as an indicator of metacommunity stability in exploited marine systems
    Nancy L Shackell
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P O Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Ecol Appl 22:336-48. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Marine ecology: Spring algal bloom and larval fish survival
    Trevor Platt
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Ocean Sciences Division, Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Nature 423:398-9. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Temporal dynamics within a contemporary latitudinal diversity gradient
    Jonathan A D Fisher
    Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Ecol Lett 11:883-97. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Trophic cascades in a formerly cod-dominated ecosystem
    Kenneth T Frank
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Ocean Sciences Division, Post Office Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Science 308:1621-3. 2005
    ..Several cod stocks in other geographic areas have also collapsed without recovery, suggesting the existence of trophic cascades in these systems...
  2. ncbi request reprint The ups and downs of trophic control in continental shelf ecosystems
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:236-42. 2007
    ..Such knowledge could be used to produce ecosystem guidelines to regulate and manage fisheries in a sustainable fashion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconciling differences in trophic control in mid-latitude marine ecosystems
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, PO Box 1006, Dartmouth, NS, Canada B2Y 4A2
    Ecol Lett 9:1096-105. 2006
    ..A combination of compensatory population dynamics and accelerated demographic rates in southern areas seems to account for the greater stability of the predator species complex in this region...
  4. pmc Decline in top predator body size and changing climate alter trophic structure in an oceanic ecosystem
    Nancy L Shackell
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1353-60. 2010
    ..Size-selective harvesting under changing climatic conditions initiated a trophic restructuring of the food chain, the effects of which may have influenced three trophic levels...
  5. doi request reprint Transient dynamics of an altered large marine ecosystem
    Kenneth T Frank
    Ocean Sciences Division, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P O Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Nature 477:86-9. 2011
    ..We conclude that the reversibility of perturbed ecosystems can occur and that this bodes well for other collapsed fisheries...
  6. ncbi request reprint Spatial scale of similarity as an indicator of metacommunity stability in exploited marine systems
    Nancy L Shackell
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P O Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Ecol Appl 22:336-48. 2012
    ..Our study adds strong support for using the spatial scale of similarity as an indicator of metacommunity stability both to understand the spatial impacts of exploitation and to refine how spatial structure is used in management plans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Marine ecology: Spring algal bloom and larval fish survival
    Trevor Platt
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Ocean Sciences Division, Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4A2, Canada
    Nature 423:398-9. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Temporal dynamics within a contemporary latitudinal diversity gradient
    Jonathan A D Fisher
    Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Ecol Lett 11:883-97. 2008
    ..Our findings underscore the need to investigate factors that modify LDG separately from those that contribute to their origins...