John F Bruno

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Macroalgae has no effect on the severity and dynamics of Caribbean yellow band disease
    Ivana Vu
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e4514. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Coral reef baselines: how much macroalgae is natural?
    John F Bruno
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA Electronic address
    Mar Pollut Bull 80:24-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Coral reefs: building a better crystal ball
    John F Bruno
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA
    Curr Biol 23:R473-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing evidence of phase shifts from coral to macroalgal dominance on coral reefs
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Ecology 90:1478-84. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative and interactive effects of plant and grazer richness in a benthic marine community
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Ecology 89:2518-28. 2008
  6. pmc Regional decline of coral cover in the Indo-Pacific: timing, extent, and subregional comparisons
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e711. 2007
  7. pmc Thermal stress and coral cover as drivers of coral disease outbreaks
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 5:e124. 2007
  8. pmc A global analysis of the effectiveness of marine protected areas in preventing coral loss
    Elizabeth R Selig
    Curriculum in Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9278. 2010
  9. pmc Native predators do not influence invasion success of pacific lionfish on Caribbean reefs
    Serena Hackerott
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e68259. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Predator richness has no effect in a diverse marine food web
    Mary I O'Connor
    Curriculum in Ecology, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Anim Ecol 78:732-40. 2009

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Macroalgae has no effect on the severity and dynamics of Caribbean yellow band disease
    Ivana Vu
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e4514. 2009
    ..Our results indicate that macroalgae have no effect on the severity and dynamics of Caribbean Yellow Band Disease and that fisheries management alone will not mitigate the effects of this important epizootic...
  2. ncbi request reprint Coral reef baselines: how much macroalgae is natural?
    John F Bruno
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA Electronic address
    Mar Pollut Bull 80:24-9. 2014
    ..Uncertainties about the natural state of coral reefs illustrate the difficulty of determining the baseline condition of even well studied systems. ..
  3. doi request reprint Coral reefs: building a better crystal ball
    John F Bruno
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA
    Curr Biol 23:R473-5. 2013
    ..Reef corals are ancient taxa, yet they are highly sensitive to environmental change. Recent research indicates that unless global CO2 emissions are dramatically reduced, we are just decades away from the collapse of coral reef ecosystems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing evidence of phase shifts from coral to macroalgal dominance on coral reefs
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Ecology 90:1478-84. 2009
    ..Coral reef ecosystems appear to be more resistant to macroalgal blooms than assumed, which has important implications for reef management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative and interactive effects of plant and grazer richness in a benthic marine community
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Ecology 89:2518-28. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Regional decline of coral cover in the Indo-Pacific: timing, extent, and subregional comparisons
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e711. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the timing, rate or spatial variability of the loss of reef-building corals, especially in the Indo-Pacific, which contains 75% of the world's coral reefs...
  7. pmc Thermal stress and coral cover as drivers of coral disease outbreaks
    John F Bruno
    Department of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 5:e124. 2007
    ..Our results indicate that the frequency of temperature anomalies, which is predicted to increase in most tropical oceans, can increase the susceptibility of corals to disease, leading to outbreaks where corals are abundant...
  8. pmc A global analysis of the effectiveness of marine protected areas in preventing coral loss
    Elizabeth R Selig
    Curriculum in Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9278. 2010
    ..However, the general efficacy of MPAs in increasing coral reef resilience has never been tested...
  9. pmc Native predators do not influence invasion success of pacific lionfish on Caribbean reefs
    Serena Hackerott
    Department of Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e68259. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that interactions with native predators do not influence the colonization or post-establishment population density of invasive lionfish on Caribbean reefs. ..
  10. doi request reprint Predator richness has no effect in a diverse marine food web
    Mary I O'Connor
    Curriculum in Ecology, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Anim Ecol 78:732-40. 2009
    ..Although predators can have strong top-down effects in this system, selection or resource-use complementarity among predators do not affect prey community structure...
  11. pmc Warming and resource availability shift food web structure and metabolism
    Mary I O'Connor
    Curriculum in Ecology, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS Biol 7:e1000178. 2009
    ..These results demonstrate that small temperature changes could dramatically shift food web dynamics and provide a general, species-independent mechanism for ecological response to environmental temperature change...
  12. ncbi request reprint Biodiversity mediates productivity through different mechanisms at adjacent trophic levels
    Zachary T Long
    Institute of Marine Sciences, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557, USA
    Ecology 88:2821-9. 2007
    ..Forecasting the effects of changing biodiversity in multitrophic ecosystems will require recognizing that the mechanism by which diversity influences functioning can vary among trophic levels in the same food web...
  13. pmc Propagule supply controls grazer community structure and primary production in a benthic marine ecosystem
    Sarah C Lee
    Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3300, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:7052-7. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the supply of consumer propagules can have strong indirect effects on prey and fundamental ecosystem properties...
  14. pmc Effects of trophic skewing of species richness on ecosystem functioning in a diverse marine community
    Pamela L Reynolds
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36196. 2012
    ....
  15. pmc Temperature control of larval dispersal and the implications for marine ecology, evolution, and conservation
    Mary I O'Connor
    Curriculum in Ecology, CB 3275, Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:1266-71. 2007
    ....
  16. doi request reprint A global map of human impact on marine ecosystems
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Science 319:948-52. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Reassessing U.S. coral reefs
    William F Precht
    Science 308:1740-2; author reply 1740-2. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Causes of coral reef degradation
    Richard B Aronson
    Science 302:1502-4; author reply 1502-4. 2003
  19. pmc Beyond competition: incorporating positive interactions between species to predict ecosystem invasibility
    Fabio Bulleri
    Department of Biology, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS Biol 6:e162. 2008
  20. ncbi request reprint Simulated predator extinctions: predator identity affects survival and recruitment of oysters
    Nessa E O'Connor
    Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557, USA
    Ecology 89:428-38. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Herbivore and predator diversity interactively affect ecosystem properties in an experimental marine community
    James G Douglass
    Virginia Institute of Marine Science, School of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, PO Box 1346, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:598-608. 2008
    ..Overall, the presence and richness of predators dominated biotic effects on community and ecosystem properties...
  22. ncbi request reprint Scale-dependent interactions and community structure on cobble beaches
    Johan van de Koppel
    Ecol Lett 9:45-50. 2006
    ..This study is the first to provide empirical evidence of scale-dependent interactions between facilitation and competition spatially structuring communities in heterogeneous environments...