- Nutrient loading and consumers: agents of change in open-coast macrophyte assemblagesKarina J Nielsen
Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 2914, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:7660-5. 2003..The combined effects of shifting nutrient regimes and overexploitation of consumers may have unexpected consequences for the structure and functioning of open-coast communities...
- Delayed upwelling alters nearshore coastal ocean ecosystems in the northern California currentJohn A Barth
College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences and Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:3719-24. 2007..Delayed early-season upwelling and stronger late-season upwelling are consistent with predictions of the influence of global warming on coastal upwelling regions...
- Upwelling-driven nearshore hypoxia signals ecosystem and oceanographic changes in the northeast PacificBrian A Grantham
Washington State Department of Ecology, Coastal and Estuarine Assessment Unit, Olympia, Washington 98504, USA
Nature 429:749-54. 2004..Our findings highlight the sensitivity of inner-shelf ecosystems to variation in ocean conditions, and the potential impacts of climate change on marine communities...