For individual publication lists, please visit Edinburgh Explorer Research Pages. Below are the combined publications of the Changing Oceans group from 2017.

Journal research topics our group are involved in are Managing Deep-Sea Ecosystems at Ocean Basin Scale and Marine Ecosystem Assessment of the Southern Ocean (MEASO).


zu Ermgassen PSE, Mukherjee N, Worthington TA, Acosta A, da Rocha Araujo AR, Beitl CM, Castellanos-Galindo G, Cunha-Lignon M, Dahdouh-Guebas F, Diele K, Parrett CL, Dwyer PG, Gair JR, Johnson AF, Kugure B, Lobo AS, Loneragan NR, Longley-Wood K, Mendonca JT, Meynecke J-O, Mandal RN, Munga CN, Reguero BG, Ronnback P, Thorley J, Wolff M, Spalding M. (2020). Fisheres who rely on mangroves: Modelling and mapping the global intensity of mangrove-associated fisheries. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. Publication Link.

Gaebel C, Baulcomb C, Johnson DE, Roberts JM. (2020). Recognising stakeholder conflict and encouraging consensus of ‘science-based management’ approaches for marine biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ). Frontiers in Marine Science 7: 557546. Publication Link.  

Hennige SJ, Wolfram W, Wickes L, Murray F, Roberts JM, Kamenos NA, Schofield S, Groetsch A, Spiesz EM, Aubin-Tam M-E, Etnoyer PJ. (2020). Crumbling reefs and cold-water coral habitat loss in a future ocean: evidence of “coralporosis” as an indicator of habitat integrity. Frontiers in Marine Science 7: 668. Publication Link.   

Mohsenpour SF, Hennige SJ, Willoughby N, Adeloye A., Gutierrez T. (2020). Integrating Micro-algae into wastewater treatment: a review. Science of the Total Environment. 752, p 142168. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, Orejas C., Borja A, Kenchington E, Henry L-A, Callery O, Carreiro-Silva M, Egilsdottir H, Giacomello E, Grehan A, Menot L, Morato T, Ragnarsson SA, Rueda JL, Stirling D, Stratmann T, van Oevelen D, Palialexis A, Johnson D, Roberts JM. (2020). Assessing the environmental status of selected North Atlantic deep-sea ecosystems. Ecological Indicators 119: 106624. Publication Link

Orejas C, Kenchington E, Rice J, Kazanidis G, Palialexis A, Johnson D, Gianni M, Danovaro R, Roberts JM. (2020). Towards a common approach to the assessment of the environmental status of deep-sea ecosystems in areas beyond national jurisdiction. Marine Policy 104182.  Publication Link.

Barnhill KA, Jogee N, Brown C, McGowan A, Rodgers K, Bryceson I, Bahr K. (2020). Acclimatization drives differences in reef-building coral calcification rates. Diversity 12:347. Publication Link.  

Henley SF, Porter M, Hobbs L, Braun J, Guillaume-Castel R, Venables EJ, Dumont E, Cottier F. (2020). Nitrate supply and uptake in the Atlantic Arctic sea ice zone: seasonal cycle, mechanisms and drivers. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 378: 20190361. Publication Link. 

Stevenson MA, Faust JC, Andrade LL, Freitas FS, Gray ND, Tait K, Hendry KR, Hilton RG, Henley SF, Tessin A, Leary P, Papadaki S, Ford A, Marz C, Abbott G. (2020). Transformation of organic matter in a Barents Sea sediment profile: coupled geochemical and microbiological processes. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 378: 20200223. Publication Link. 

Freitas FS, Hendry KR, Henley SF, Faust JC, Tessin AC, Stevenson MA, Abbott GD, Marz C, Arndt S. (2020). Benthic-pelagic coupling in the Barents Sea: an integrated data-model framework. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 378: 37820190359. Publication Link. 

Carranza A, zu Ermgassen PSE. (2020). A global overview of restorative shellfish mariculture. Frontiers in Marine Science 7: 722.  Publication Link.

Sas H, Deden B, Kamermans P, zu Ermgassen PSE, Pogoda B, Preston J, Helmer L, Holbrook Z, Arzul I, van der Have T, Villalba García A, Colsoul B, Lown A, Merk V, Zwerschke N, Reuchlin E. (in press). Bonamia infection in native oysters (Ostrea edulis) in relation to European restoration projects. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems.  

Worthington TA, zu Ermgassen PSE, Friess DA, Krauss KW, Lovelock CE, Thorley J, Tingey R, Woodroffe CD, Bunting P, Cormier N, Lagomasino D, Lucas R, Murray NJ, Sutherland WJ, Spalding M. (in press). A global biophysical typology of mangroves and its relevance for ecosystem structure and deforestation. Scientific Reports 10: 14652. Publication Link

Gebruk A, Mikhaylyukova P, Mardashova M, Semenova V, Henry L-A, Shabalin N, Narayanaswamy BE, Mokievsky V. (2020). Integrated study of benthic foraging resources for Atlantic walrus (Odobenus rosmarus rosmarus) in the Pechora Sea, south-eastern Barents Sea. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 1-14. Publication Link.   

Gary SF, Fox AD, Biastoch A, Roberts JM, Cunningham SA. (2020). Larval behaviour, dispersal and connectivity in the deep sea. Scientific Reports 10: 10675Publication Link. 

Fitzsimons JA, Branigan S, Gillies SL, Brumbaugh RD, Cheng J, DeAngelis BM, Geselbracht L, Hancock B, Jeffs A, McDonald T, McLeod IM, Pogoda B, Theuerkauf SJ, Thomas M, Westby S, zu Ermgassen PSE. (2020).  Restoring shellfish reefs: Global guidelines for practitioners and scientists. Conservation Science and Practice 2:e198Publication Link.    

Vad J, Dunnett F, Montagner CC, Roberts JM, Henry TB. (2020). Soaking up the oil: biological impacts of dispersants and crude oil on the sponge Halihondria panicea. Chemosphere 257: 127109Publication Link.

Spooner PT, Thornalley DJR, Oppo DW, Fox AD, Radionovskaya S, Rose NL, Mallett R, Cooper E, Roberts JM. (2020). Exceptional 20th century ocean circulation in the Northeast Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters 47: e2020GL087577Publication Link.

Cordes E, Clark MR, Hennige S, Kazanidis G. (in press). Chapter 7F: Cold-Water Corals. United Nations 2nd World Ocean Assessment. 

Puerta P, Johnson C, Carreiro-Silva M, Henry L-A, Kenchington E, Morato T, Kazanidis G, Rueda J-L, Urra J, Ross S, Gonzalez-Irusta JM, Arnaud-Haond S, Oreja C. (2020). Influence of water masses on the biodiversity and biogeography of deep-sea benthic ecosystems in the North Atlantic. Frontiers in Marine Science 7:239. Publication Link. 

Caswell BA, Klein ES, Alleway HK, Ball JE, Botero J, Cardinale M, Eero M, Engelhard GH, Fortibuoni T, Giraldo A-J, Hentati-Sundberg J, Jones P, Kittinger JN, Krause G, Lajus DL, Lajus J, Lau SCY, Lescrauwaet A-K, MacKenzie BR, McKenzie M, Ojaveer H, Pandolfi JM, Raicevich S, Russell BD, Sundelof A, Thorpe RB, zu Ermgassen PSE, Thurstan RH. (2020). Something old, something new: Historical perspectives provide lessons for blue growth agendas. Fish and FisheriesPublication Link.

Dias M, Madeira C, Jogee N, Ferreira A, Gouveia R, Cabral H, Diniz M, Vinagre C. (2020). Integrative indices for health assessment in reef corals under thermal stress. Ecological Indicators 113:106230. Publication Link.

Porter M, Henley SF, Orkney A, Bouman HA, Hwang B, Dumont, Venables EJ, Cottier F.  (2020). A polar surface eddy obscured by thermal stratification. Geophysical Research Letters 47:e2019GL086281. Publication Link.

Fitzsimons JA, Branigan S, Gillies CL, Brumbaugh RD, Cheng J, DeAngelis BM, Geselbracht L, Hancock B, Jeffs A, McDonald T, McLeod I, Pogoda B, Theuerkauf S, Thomas M, Westby S, zu Ermgassen PSE. (2020). Restoring shellfish reefs: global guidelines for practitioners and scientists. Conservation Science and Practice :e198. Publication Link.

Sasmito SD, Sillanpaa M, Hayes MA, Bachri S, Saragi-Smitto MF, Sidik F, Hanggara B, Mofu, WY, Rumbiak VI, Hendri, Taberima S, Suhaemi, Nugrohio JD, Pattiasina TF, Widagti N, Barakalla, Rahajoe JS, Hartantri H, Nikijuluw V, Jowey RN, Heatubun C, zu Ermgassen P, Worthington TA, Howard J, Lovelock CE, Friess DA, Hutley LB, Murdiyarso D. (2020). Mangrove blue carbon stocks and dynamics are controlled by hydrogeomorphic settings and land-use change. Global Change Biology. Publication Link.

Morato T, Gonzalez-Irusta JM, Dominguez-Carrio C, Wei C-L, Davies A, Sweetman A, Taranto GH, Beazley L, Garcia-Alegre A, Grehan A, Laffargue P, Murillo FJ, Sacau M, Vaz S, Kenchington E, Arnaud-Haond S, Callery O, Chimienti G, Cordes E, Egilsdottir H, Freiwald A, Gasbarro R, Guttierez-Zarate C, Gianni M, Gilkinson K, Wareham Hayes VE, Hebbeln D,   Hedges K, Henry L-A, Johnson D, Koen-Alonso M, Lirette C, Mastrototaro F, Menot L, Molodtsova T, Duran Munoz P, Orejas C, Pennino Grazia M, Puerta P, Ragnarsson SA, Ramiro-Sanchez B, Rice J, Rivera J, Roberts JM, Ross SW, Rueda JL, Sampaio I, Snelgrove P, Stirling D, Treble MA, Urra J, Vad J, van Oevelen D, Watling L, Walkusz W, Wienberg C, Woillez M, Levin LA, Carreiro-Silva M. (2020). Climate-induced changes in the suitable habitat of cold-water corals and commercially important deep-sea fishes in the North Atlantic. Global Change Biology 26:2181–2202. Publication Link.

Gillies CL, CAstine SA, Alleway HK, Crawford C, Fitzsimons JA, Hancock B, Koch P, McAfee D, McLeod IM, zu Ermgassen PSE. (2020). Conservation status of oyster reef ecosystem of southern and eastern Australia. Global Ecology and Conservation 22:e00988. Publication Link.

Grove T, Senglat C, Petitguyot M, Kosiba D, Rasmussen MH. (2020) Mass stranding and unusual sightings of northern bottlenose whales (Hyperoodon ampullatus) in Skjálfandi Bay, Iceland. Marine Mammal Science e12689. Publication Link.

Carvalho, C.O., Barnhill, K.A., Ascenso, A.C., Dunck, B., Teodoro, G.S., Michelan, T.S. (2020). Morphological and allometric variation due to percentage of cover in Eichhornia azurea (Swart) Kunth (Pontederiaceae). Brazilian Journal of Botany. Publication Link.

Vad J, Kazanidis G, Henry L-A, Jones DOB, Gates AR, Roberts JM. (2019). Environmental controls and anthropogenic impacts on deep-sea sponge grounds in the Faroe-Shetland Channel, NE Atlantic: the importance of considering spatial scale to distinguish drivers of change. ICES Journal of Marine Science 77:451-461. Publication Link. 


zu Ermgassen PSE, Grove T, Nagelkerken I. (in press). Global affiliation of fishes and invertebrates with mangrove habitats. Bulletin of Marine SciencePublication Link.

Dias M, Madeira C, Jogee N, Ferreira A, Gouveia R, Cabral H, Diniz M, Vinagre C. (2019). Oxidative stress on scleractinian coral fragments following exposure to high temperature and low salinity. Ecological Indicators 107:105586. Publication Link.   

Dias M, Ferreira A, Gouveia R, Madeira C, Jogee N, Cabral H, Diniz M, Vinagre C. (2019). Long-term exposure to increasing temperatures on scleractinian coral fragments reveals oxidative stress. Marine Environmental Research 150:104758. Publication Link.

Bindoff N.L., Cheung W.W.L., Kairo J.G., Arístegui J., Guinder V.A., Hallberg R., Hilmi N., Jiao N., Karim Md S., Levin L., O’Donoghue S., Purca S.R., Rinkevich B., Suga T., Tagliabue A., Williamson P, Acar S, …Fox A,Hennige SJ,Roberts JM,…Whalen C. (2019). Chapter 5: Changing ocean, marine ecosystems, and dependent communities. IPCC special report on the ocean and cryosphere in a changing climate. Cambridge: University Press. Publication Link.

Howell KL, Davies JS, Allcock AL, Braga-Henriques A, Buhl-Mortensen P, Carreiro-Silva M, Dominguwz-Carrio C, Durden JM, Foster NL, Game CA, Hitchin B, Horton T, Hosking B, Jones DOB, Mah C, Laguionie Marchais C, Menot L, Morato T, Pearman TRR, Piechaud N, Ross RE, Ruhl HA, Saeedi H, Stefanoudis PV, Taranto GH, Thompson MB, Taylor JR, Tyler P, Vad J, Victorero L, Vieira RP, Woodall LC, Xavier JR, Wagner D. (2019). A framework for the development of a global standardised marine taxon reference image database (SMarTaR-ID) to support image-based analyses. PLoS ONE 14:e0218904. Publication Link. 

Barnhill KA, Bahr KD. (2019) Coral Resilience at Malauka’a Fringing Reef, Kane’ohe Bay, O’ahu after 18 years. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 7:311. Publication Link.

Gebruk A, Borisova PB, Glebova MA, Basin AB, Simakov MI, Shabalin NV, Mokievsky VO. (2019). Macrozoobenthos of the shallow waters of Pechora Bay (SE Barents Sea). Nature Conservation Research 4:1-11. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, Bourgeois S, Witte UFM. (2019). On the effects of acid pre-treatment on the elemental and isotopic composition of lightly- and heavily-calcified marine invertebrates. Ocean Science Journal 54:257-270. Publication Link.

Gray M, zu Ermgassen PSE, Gair JR, Langdon C, Lemagie E, Lerkzak J. (2019). Spatially explicit estimates of in situ filtration by native oysters to augment ecosystem services during restoration. Estuaries and Coasts 42:792-805. Publication Link.

Hancock B, zu Ermgassen PSE. (2019). Enhanced production of finfish and large crustaceans by bivalve reefs. In: AC Smaal, JG Ferreira, J Grant, JK Petersen, O Strand (Eds.), Goods and Services of Marine Bivalves (pp. 295-312). Springer. Publication Link.

McLeod I, zu Ermgassen P, Gillies C, Hancock B, Humphries A. (2019). Can bivalve habitat restoration improve degraded estuaries? In E. Wolanski, J Day, M Elliott (Eds.), Coasts and Estuaries- The future (pp. 427-442). Elsevier. Publication Link.

Orejas C, Taviani M, Ambroso S, Andreou V, Bilan M, Bo M, Brooke S, Buhl-Mortensen P, Cordes E, Dominguez-Carrió C, Ferrier-Pagès C, Godinho A, Gori A, Grinyó J, Gutiérrez-Zárate C, Hennige S, Jiménez C, Larsson AI, Lartaud F, Lunden J, Maier C, Maier S, Movilla J, Murray F, Peru E, Purser A, Rakka M, Reynaud S, Roberts JM, Siles P, Strömberg SM, Thomsen L, van Oevelen D, Veiga A, Carreiro-Silva M. (2019). Cold-water corals in aquaria: advances and challenges. A focus on the Mediterranean. In: C Orejas, C Jiménez C (Eds.), Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals: Past, Present and Future. Coral Reefs of the World 9 (pp. 435-471). Springer. Publication Link.

Canonico G, Buttigieg PL, Montes E, Muller-Karger FE, Stepien C, Wright D, Benson A, Helmuth B, Costello M, Sousa-Pinto I, Saeedi H, Newton J, Appeltans W, Bednaršek N, Bedrossy L, Best BD, Brandt A, Goodwin KD, Iken K, Marques AC, Miloslavich P, Ostrowski M, Turner W, Achterberg EP, Barry T, Defeo O, Bigatti G, Henry L-A, Ramiro-Sánchez B, Durán P, Morato T, Roberts JM, García-Alegre A, Cuadrado MS, Murton B. (2019). Global observational needs and resources for marine biodiversity. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:367. Publication Link.

Murray F, De Clippele LH, Hiley A, Wicks L, Roberts JM, Hennige S. (2019). Multiple feeding strategies in the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 99:1281-1283. Publication Link.

Thorburn J, Neat F, Burrett I, Henry L-A, Bailey D, Noble L, Jones C. (2019). Ontogenetic and seasonal variation in movements and depth use, and evidence of partial migration in a benthopelagic elasmobranch. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7:353Publication Link.

Armstrong CW, Foley N, Henry L-A, Needham K, Ressurreição A, Vondolia GK. (2019). Expert assessment of risks posed by climate change and anthropogenic activities to ecosystem services in the deep North Atlantic. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:158. Publication Link. 

Ramiro-Sánchez B, González-Irusta JM, Henry L-A, Cleland J, Yeo I, Xavier JR, Carreiro-Silva M, Sampaio I, Spearman J, Victorero L, Messing CG, Kazanidis G, Roberts JM, Murton B. (2019). Characterization and mapping of a deep-sea sponge ground on the Tropic Seamount (Northeast tropical Atlantic): implications for spatial management in the High Seas. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:278. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, Vad J, Henry L-A, Neat F, Berx B, Georgoulas K, Roberts JM. (2019). Distribution of deep-sea sponge aggregations in an area of multisectoral activities and changing oceanic conditions. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:163. Publication Link.

De Clippele LH, Huvenne VAI, Molodtsova TN, Roberts JM. (2019). The diversity and ecological role of non-scleracinian corals (Antipatharia and Alcyonacea) on scleractinian cold-water coral mounds. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:184. Publication Link.

La Beur L, Henry L-A, Kazanidis G, Hennige S, McDonald A, Shaver M, Roberts JM. (2019). Baseline assessment of marine litter and microplastic ingestion by cold-water coral reef benthos at the East Mingulay Marine Protected Area (Sea of the Hebrides, western Scotland). Frontiers in Marine Science 6:80. Publication Link.

Johnson D, Barrio Froján C, Neat F, van Oevelen D, Stirling D, Gubbins M, Roberts JM. (2019). Rockall and Hatton:  resolving a super wicked marine governance problem in the high seas of the Northeast Atlantic Ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:69. Publication Link.

Fox AD, Corne DW, Mayorga Adame CG, Polton JA, Henry L-A, Roberts JM. (2019). An efficient multi-objective optimisation method for use in the design of marine protected area networks. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:17. Publication Link.

Hennige SJ. (2019). Reefs of the Deep. The Geographer. Royal Scottish Geographical Society. Publication Link. 



MCCIP (2018). Climate change and marine conservation: Coral Gardens. S Rush, H Carr, L-A Henry, F Neat, J Hall-Spencer, A Jesus, L Pettit. Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnerships, Lowestoft, 8pp. Publication Link.

Liefmann S, Järnegren J, Johnsen G, Murray F. (2018). Eco-physiological responses of cold-water soft corals to anthropogenic sedimentation and particle shape. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 504:61-71. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, van Oevelen D, Veuger B, Witte UFM. (2018). Unravelling the versatile feeding and metabolic strategies of the cold-water ecosystem engineer Spongosorites coralliophaga (Stephens, 1915). Deep-Sea Research I 141:71-82. Publication Link.

Mackenzie CL, Vad J, MacPherson R. (2018). Clarification of Governance Relevant to the Sustainable Management of Marine Species and Habitats within the United Kingdom: An Overview of Regional National and International Authorities, Advisories, Legislation and Designation Types with Summary Schematic Tool. Environmental Management 62:631-643. Publication Link. 

Schoenrock K, Vad J, Muth A, Pearce DM, Schofield JE, Kamenos NA. (2018). Biodiversity of kelp forests and coralline algae habitats in southwestern Greenland. Diversity 10:117. Publication Link.

Kamenos NA, Hennige SJ. (2018). Reconstructing four centuries of temperature-induced coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef. Frontiers in Marine Science 5:283. Publication Link.

Kamenos NA, Hennige SJ. (2018). The Great Barrier Reef has been bleaching for at least 400 years but it’s getting worse. The Conversation. Publication Link.

Harborne R, Green AL, Peterson NA, Beger M, Golbuu Y, Houk P, Spalding MD, Taylor BM, Terk E, Treml EA, Victor S, Vigliola L, Williams ID, Wolff NH, zu Ermgassen P, Mumby PJ .(2018). Modelling and mapping regional-scale patterns of fishing impact and fish stocks to support coral-reef management in Micronesia. Diversity and Distribution 24:1729-1743. Publication Link.

Sanderman Tomislav H, Fiske G, Solvik K, Adame M, Benson L, Bukoski J, Carnell P, Cifuentes-Jara M, Donato D, Duncan C, Eid E, zu Ermgassen P, Ewers Lewis C, Glass L, Gress S, Jardine S, Jones T, Macreadie P, Nsombo E, Rahman Md. M, Sanders C, Spalding M, Landis E. (2018). A global map of mangrove forest soil carbon at 30 m spatial resolution. Environmental Research Letters 13:055002. Publication Link.

Evans T, zu Ermgassen PSE, Amano T, Peh KSH. (2018). Does bad governance play a role in the distribution of alien invasive species? Ecology and Evolution 8:1984–1994. Publication Link. 

Brooker E, Devenport E, Hopkins CR, Hennige S, Roberts JM, Duncan C. (2018). Scotland as a case study for how benefits of marine ecosystem services may contribute to the commercial fishing industry. Marine Policy 93: 271-283. Publication Link.

Musco L, Tomás Vega Fernández TV, Erik Caroselli E, Roberts JM, Badalamenti F. (2018). Protocooperation among small polyps allows the coral Astroides calycularis  to prey on large jellyfish. Ecology 99: 2400-2401. Publication Link.

Murray F, Needham K, Gormley K, Rouse S, Coolen JWP, Billet D, Dannheim D, Birchenough SNR, Hyder K, Heard R, Ferris JS, Holstein JM, Henry L-A, McMeel O, Calewaert J-B, Roberts JM. (2018). Data challenges and opportunities for environmental management of North Sea oil and gas decommissioning in an era of blue growth. Marine Policy 97: 130-138. Publication Link.

Henry L-A, Mayorga-Adame CG, Fox AD, Polton JA, Ferris JS, McLellan F, McCabe C, Kutti T, Roberts JM. (2018). Ocean sprawl facilitates dispersal and connectivity of protected species. Scientific Reports 8:11346. Publication Link.

Vad J, Kazanidis G, Henry L-A, Jones D, Tendall O, Christiansen S, Henry T, Roberts JM. (2018). Potential impacts of offshore oil and gas activities on deep-sea sponges and the habitats they form. Advances in Marine Biology 79: 33-60. Publication Link.

Diz D, Johnson D, Riddell M, Rees S, Battle J, Gjerde K, Hennige S, Roberts JM. (2018). Mainstreaming marine biodiversity into the SDGs: the role of Other Effective Area-Based Conservation Measures (SDG 14.5). Marine Policy 93: 251-261. Publication Link.

De Clippele LH, Huvenne VAI, Orejas C, Lundälv T, Fox A, Hennige SJ, Roberts JM. (2018). The effect of the local hydrodynamics on the spatial extent and morphology of cold-water coral habitats at the Tisler Reef, Norway. Coral Reefs 37: 253-266. Publication Link.



Hennige SJ, Burdett HL, Perna G, Tudhope AW, Kamenos NA. (2017). The potential for coral reef establishment through free-living stabilisation. Scientific Reports 7:13322. Publication Link.

Evans L, Hennige SJ, Willoughby N, Adeloye AJ, Skroblin M, Gutierrez T. (2017). Effect of organic carbon enrichment on the treatment efficiency of primary settled wastewater by Chlorella vulgaris. Algal Research 24: 368-377. Publication Link.

Paillex A, Castella E, zu Ermgassen P, Gallardo B, Aldridge DC. (2017). Large river floodplain as a natural laboratory: non-native macroinvertebrates benefit from elevated temperatures. Ecosphere 8:e01972. Publication Link.

Spalding M, Burke L, Wood S, Ashpole J, Hutchison J, zu Ermgassen P. (2017). Mapping the global value and distribution of coral reef tourism. Marine Policy 82: 104-113. Publication Link.

Murray F, Widdicombe S, McNeill CL. Douglas A. (2017). Assessing the consequences of environmental impacts: variation in species responses has unpredictable functional effects. Marine Ecology Progress Series 583: 35-47. Publication Link.

Murray F, Solan M, Douglas A. (2017). Effects of algal enrichment and salinity on sediment particle reworking activity and associated nutrient generation mediated by the intertidal polychaete Hediste diversicolor. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 495: 75-82. Publication Link.

Vad J, Orejas C, Moreno-Navas J, Findlay HS, Roberts JM. (2017). Assessing the living and dead proportions of cold-water coral colonies: implications for deep-water Marine Protected Area monitoring in a changing ocean. PeerJ 5:e3705. Publication Link.

Henry L-A, Harries D, Kingston P, Roberts JM. (2017). Historic scale and persistence of drill cuttings impacts on North Sea benthos. Marine Environmental Research 129:219-228. Publication Link.

De Clippele L, Gafeira J, Robert K, Hennige S, Lavaleye M, Duineveld GCA, Huvenne VAI, Roberts JM. (2017). Using novel acoustic and visual mapping tools to predict the small-scale spatial distribution of live biogenic reef framework in cold-water coral habitats. Coral Reefs 36: 255–268. Publication Link.

Henry L-A, Roberts JM. (2017). Global biodiversity in cold-water coral reefs. In: S Rossi, L Bramanti, A Gori, C Orejas (Eds.), Marine Animal Forests (pp. 235-256). Meteor Springer. Publication Link.

Sweetman AK, Thurber AR, Smith CR, Levin LA, Mora C, Wei C-L, Gooday AJ, Jones DOB, Rex M, Yasuhara M, Ingels J, Ruhl HA, Frieder CA, Danovaro R, Würzberg L, Baco A, Grupe B, Pasulkax A, Meyer KS, Dunlop KM, Henry L-A, Roberts JM. (2017). Global climate change effects on deep seafloor ecosystems. Elementa Science of the Anthropocene 5:4. Publication Link.



Fox A, Henry L-A, Corne DW, Roberts JM. (2016). Sensitivity of a marine protected area network to shifts in atmospheric state and ocean circulation. Royal Society Open Science 3:160494. Publication Link.

Roberts JM, Murray F, Anagnostou E, Hennige S, Gori A, Henry L-A, Fox A, Kamenos N, Foster GL. (2016). Cold-water corals in an era of rapid global change: are these the deep ocean’s most vulnerable ecosystems? In: S Goffredo, Z Dubinsky (Eds.), The Cnidaria, Past, Present and Future (pp. 593-606). Springer. Publication Link.

Henry L-A, Stehmann M, De Clippele L, Findlay H, Golding N, Roberts JM. (2016). Seamount spawning grounds of the deep-water skate Bathyraja richardsoni (Garrick 1961). Journal of Fish Biology 89: 1473–1481. Publication Link.

Milligan RJ, Spence G, Roberts JM, Bailey DM. (2016). Fish communities associated with cold-water corals vary with depth and habitat type. Deep-sea Research 114: 43-54. Publication Link.

Orejas C, Gori A, Rad-Menéndez C, Last KS, Davies AJ, Beveridge CM, Sadd D, Kiriakoulakis K Witte U, Roberts JM. (2016). Capture efficiency and feeding behaviour of the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa: flow speed and food size make a difference. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 481:34-40. Publication Link.

Robert K, Jones DOB, Roberts JM, Huvenne VAI. (2016). Improving predictive mapping of deep-water habitats: Considering multiple model outputs for Rockall Bank, Northeast Atlantic. Deep-sea Research 113: 80-89. Publication Link.

Gori A, Ferrier-Pagès C, Hennige SJ, Murray F, Rottier C, Wicks L, Roberts JM. (2016). Physiological response of the cold-water coral Desmophyllum dianthus to thermal stress and ocean acidification. PeerJ 4:e1606Publication Link.

Martin P, Goodkin NF, Stewart JA, Foster GL, Sikes EL, White HK, Hennige SJ, Roberts JM. (2016). Deep-sea coral δ13C: A tool to reconstruct the difference between seawater pH and δ11B-derived calcification site pH. Geophysical Research Letters 43: 299-308. Publication Link.

Douarin M, Elliot M, Noble SR, Moreton SG, Long D, Sinclair D, Henry L-A, Roberts JM. (2016). North Atlantic ecosystem sensitivity to Holocene shifts in Meridional Overturning Circulation. Geophysical Research Letters 43: 291-298. Publication Link.

Cordes EE, Jones DO, Schlacher TA, Amon DJ, Bernadino AF, Brooke S, Carney R, DeLeo DM, Dunlop KM, Escobar-Briones EG, Gates AR, Génio L, Gobin J, Henry L-A, Herrera S, Hoyt S, Joye S, Kark S, Mestre NC, Metaxas A, Pfeifer S, Sink K, Sweetman AK, Witte UF. (2016). Environmental impacts of the deep-water oil and gas industry: a review to guide management strategies. Frontiers in Environmental Science 4:58. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, Witte UFM. (2016). The trophic structure of Spongosorites coralliophaga-coral rubble communities at two northeast Atlantic cold-water coral reefs. Marine Biology Research 12: 932-947. Publication Link.

Kazanidis G, Henry L-A, Roberts JM, Witte U. (2016). Biodiversity of Spongosorites coralliophaga (Stephens, 1915) on coral rubble at two contrasting cold-water coral reef settings. Coral Reefs 35: 193-208. Publication Link.

Henry L-A, Orejas C, Kazanidis G, Durán Suja L, Witte U, Roberts JM. (2016). Coral cities of the deep: species-habitat associations on the Mingulay Reef Complex.  Ocean Challenge 21: 17-19. Publication Link.