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Posey, Martin

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Effects of intertidal oyster reefs on water quality in a tidal creek ecosystem 2009 1762 The importance of oyster filtering in moderating aspects of water quality has received increased attention over the past several years. With population growth and increasing development in coastal watersheds come increased runoff and pollution of ...
The effects of proximity to a subtidal channel on habitat utilization of intertidal oyster reefs 2009 568 Habitat use may differ with certain landscape characteristics such as patch quality and size, the presence of corridors, the connectivity of the landscape, and proximity to other habitats. In estuarine systems, intertidal oyster reefs are an import...
Comparison of Perkinsus marinus infection and oyster condition in southeastern North Carolina tidal creeks 2009 980 The Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) is a commercially important species that also performs critical ecosystem functions, affecting water quality and providing habitat for fish and invertebrates. However, populations of C. virginica have dras...
Growth, reproduction and survivorship responses to food enhancements for two species of estuarine polychaetes: Streblospio benedicti and Laeonereis culveri 2009 683 Previous studies evaluating effects of eutrophication in estuarine systems have produced mixed results, sometimes showing weak linkages between resource enhancement and infaunal population responses. A general lack of life history information for ma...