Scientific Publications

Marine protected areas for demersal elasmobranchs in highly exploited Mediterranean ecosystems

Joan Giménez, Laura Cardador, Tessa Mazore, Salit Kark, José Maria Bellido, Marta Coll, Joan Navarro (2020). Marine protected areas for demersal elasmobranchs in highly exploited Mediterranean ecosystems. Marine Environmental Research 160: 105033. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2020.105033

 

The Status of Coastal Benthic Ecosystems in the Mediterranean Sea: Evidence From Ecological Indicators

Bevilacqua S, Katsanevakis S, Micheli F, Sala E, Rilov G, Sarà G, Malak DA, Abdulla A, Gerovasileiou V, Gissi E, Mazaris AD, Pipitone C, Sini M, Stelzenmüller V, Terlizzi A, Todorova V and Fraschetti S (2020). The Status of Coastal Benthic Ecosystems in the Mediterranean Sea: Evidence From Ecological Indicators. Front. Mar. Sci. 7:475. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00475

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Operationalizing risk-based cumulative effect assessments in the marine environment

Vanessa Stelzenmüller, Marta Coll, Roland Cormier, Antonios D. Mazaris, Marta Pascual, Charles Loiseau, Joachim Claudet, Stelios Katsanevakis, Elena Gissi, Athanasios Evagelopoulos, Bob Rumes, Steven Degraer, Henn Ojaveer, Tiia Moller, Joan Giménez, Chiara Piroddi, Vasiliki Markantonatou, Charalampos Dimitriadis (2020). Operationalizing risk-based cumulative effect assessments in the marine environment. Science of The Total Environment 724: 138118. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138118

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A fast-moving target: achieving marine conservation goals under shifting climate and policies

Rilov, G., S. Fraschetti, E. Gissi, C. Pipitone, F. Badalamenti, L. Tamburello, E. Menini, P. Goriup, A. D. Mazaris, J. Garrabou, L. Benedetti-Cecchi, R. Danovaro, C. Loiseau, J. Claudet, and S. Katsanevakis (2020). A fast-moving target: achieving marine conservation goals under shifting climate and policies. Ecological Applications 30(1): e02009. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2009

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Geopolitics and Marine Conservation: Synergies and Conflicts

Peter Charles Mackelworth, Yael Teff Seker, Tomás Vega Fernández, Márcia Marques, Fátima Lopes Alves, Giovanni D’Anna, Darren A. Fa, David Goldborough, Zacharoula Kyriazi, Cristina Pita, Michelle E. Portman, Bob Rumes, Stephen J. Warr, Draško Holcer 2019. Geopolitics and Marine Conservation: Synergies and Conflicts. Front. Mar. Sci. 6: 759. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00759

 

Incorporating change in marine spatial planning: A review

E.Gissi, S.Fraschetti, F.Micheli 2019. Incorporating change in marine spatial planning: A review. Environmental Science & Policy 92: 191-200. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2018.12.002

 

Management priorities for marine invasive species.

Giakoumi S, Katsanevakis S, Albano PG, Azzurro E, Cardoso AC, Cebrian E, Deidun A, Edelist D, Francour P, Jimenez C, Mačić V, Occhipinti-Ambrogi A, Rilov G, Ramzi Sghaier Y, 2019. Science of the Total Environment 688: 976–982. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.282

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Threats to marine biodiversity in European protected areas.

Mazaris AD, Kallimanis A, Gissi E, Pipitone C, Danovaro R, Claudet J, Rilov G, Badalamenti F, Stelzenmüller V, Thiault L, Benedetti-Cecchi L, Goriup P, Katsanevakis S, Fraschetti S, 2019. Science of the Total Environment 677: 418–426. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.333

 

Adaptive marine conservation planning in the face of climate change: What can we learn from physiological, genetic and ecological studies?

Gil Rilov, Antonios D. Mazaris, Vanessa Stelzenmüller, Brian Helmuth, Martin Wahl, Tamar Guy-Haim, Nova Mieszkowska, Jean-Baptiste Ledoux, Stelios Katsanevakis. Global Ecology and Conservation e00566 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00566

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Light and Shade in Marine Conservation Across European and Contiguous Seas

Fraschetti S, Pipitone C, Mazaris AD, Rilov G, Badalamenti F, Bevilacqua S, Claudet J, Caric´ H, Dahl K, D’Anna G, Daunys D, Frost M, Gissi E, Göke C, Goriup P, Guarnieri G, Holcer D, Lazar B, Mackelworth P, Manzo S, Martin G, Palialexis A, Panayotova M, Petza D, Rumes B, Todorova V and Katsanevakis S (2018). Light and Shade in Marine Conservation Across European and Contiguous Seas. Front. Mar. Sci. 5:420. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00420

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Review Document of International Instruments for Conservation within the MarCons region

Working Group 5: Review Document of International Instruments for Conservation within the MarCons region

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Biologists ignore ocean weather at their peril

Amanda E. Bates, Brian Helmuth, Michael T. Burrows, Murray I. Duncan, Joaquim Garrabou, Tamar Guy-Haim, Fernando Lima, Ana M. Queiros, Rui Seabra, Robert Marsh, Jonathan Belmaker, Nathaniel Bensoussan, Yunwei Dong, Antonios D. Mazaris, Dan Smale, Martin Wahl, Gil Rilov (2018). Biologists ignore ocean weather at their peril. Nature 560: 299-301. https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-018-05869-5

Conserving European biodiversity across realms

Giakoumi, S., Hermoso, V., Carvalho, S.B., Markantonatou, V., Dagys, M., Iwamura, T., Probst, W.N., Smith, R.J., Yates, K.L., Almpanidou, V., et al. (2018). Conserving European biodiversity across realms. Conservation Letters e12586. https://doi.org/10.1111/conl.12586

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Biological Invasions in Conservation Planning: A Global Systematic Review

Mačić V, Albano PG, Almpanidou V, Claudet J, Corrales X, Essl F, Evagelopoulos A, Giovos I, Jimenez C, Kark S, Marković O, Mazaris AD, Ólafsdóttir GÁ, Panayotova M, Petović S, Rabitsch W, Ramdani M, Rilov G, Tricarico E, Vega Fernández T, Sini M, Trygonis V and Katsanevakis S (2018) Biological Invasions in Conservation Planning: A Global Systematic Review. Front. Mar. Sci. 5:178. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2018.00178. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00178

 

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A risk-based approach to cumulative effect assessments for marine management

Vanessa Stelzenmüller, Marta Coll, Antonios D. Mazaris, Sylvaine Giakoumi, Stelios Katsanevakis, Michelle E. Portman, Renate Degen, Peter Mackelworth, Antje Gimpel, Paolo G. Albano, Vasiliki Almpanidou, Joachim Claudet, Franz Essl, Thanasis Evagelopoulos, Johanna J. Heymans, Tilen Genov, Salit Kark, Fiorenza Micheli, Maria Grazia Pennino, Gil Rilov, Bob Rumes, Jeroen Steenbeek, Henn Ojaveer (2018). A risk-based approach to cumulative effect assessments for marine management. Science of the Total Environment 612: 1132-1140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.289

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Advancing marine conservation in European and contiguous seas with the MarCons Action

Katsanevakis S, Mackelworth P, Coll M, Fraschetti S, Mačić V, Giakoumi S, Jones P, Levin N, Albano PG, Badalamenti F, Brennan R, Claudet J, Culibrk D, D'Anna G, Deidun A, Evagelopoulos A, García-Charton J, Goldsborough D, Holcer D, Jimenez C, Kark S, Sørensen T, Lazar B, Martin G, Mazaris A, Micheli F, Milner-Gulland E, Pipitone C, Portman M, Pranovi F, Rilov G, Smith R, Stelzenmüller V, Vogiatzakis IN, Winters G (2017). Advancing marine conservation in European and contiguous seas with the MarCons Action. Research Ideas and Outcomes 3: e11884. https://doi.org/10.3897/rio.3.e11884

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STSM Publications

 

The effects of marine protected areas on ecosystem recovery and fisheries using a comparative modelling approach

Vilas, D., Coll, M., Corrales, X., Steenbeek, J., Piroddi, C., Calò, A., Di Franco, A., Font, T., Guidetti, P., Ligas, A., Lloret, J., Prato, G., Sahyoun, R., Sartor, P., Claudet, J., In press. The effects of marine protected areas on ecosystem recovery and fisheries using a comparative modelling approach. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems.

 

Marine fouling communities from artificial and natural habitats: comparison of resistance to chemical and physical disturbances

Ferrario, J., Gestoso, I., Ramalhosa, P., Cacabelos, E., Duarte, B., Caçador, I., Canning-Clode, J. 2020. Marine fouling communities from artificial and natural habitats: comparison of resistance to chemical and physical disturbances. Aquatic Invasions, 15(2): 196-216. https://doi.org/10.3391/ai.2020.15.2.01

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Free rides to diving sites: the risk of marine non-indigenous species dispersal

Parretti, P., Canning-Clode, J., Ferrario, J., Marchini, A., Botelho, A.Z., Ramalhosa, P., Costa, A.C. 2020. Free rides to diving sites: the risk of marine non-indigenous species dispersal. Ocean and Coastal Management, 190: 105158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2020.105158

 

Advances and challenges in modelling the impacts of invasive alien species on aquatic ecosystems

X. Corrales, S. Katsanevakis, M. Coll, J. J. Heymans, C. Piroddi, E. Ofir, G. Gal 2019. Advances and challenges in modelling the impacts of invasive alien species on aquatic ecosystems. Biological Invasions. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-019-02160-0

 

Physiological response of the coralline alga Corallina officinalis L. to both predicted long-term increases in temperature and short-term heatwave events 

Francesco Rendina, Phil J.Bouchet, Luca Appolloni, Giovanni F.Russo, Roberto Sandulli, ReginaKolzenburg, AdityaPutra, Federica Ragazzola 2019. Physiological response of the coralline alga Corallina officinalis L. to both predicted long-term increases in temperature and short-term heatwave events. Marine Environmental Research 150: 1047642. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2019.104764

 

Differences in flowering sex ratios between native and invasive populations of the seagrass Halophila stipulacea

Hung Manh Nguyen, Periklis Kleitou, Demetris Kletou, Yuval Sapir, Gidon Winters 2018. Differences in flowering sex ratios between native and invasive populations of the seagrass Halophila stipulacea. Botanica marina 61(4). https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2018-0015