Large Marine Ecosystems Bibliography

Large Marine Ecosystems Bibliography

Large marine ecosystems (LMEs) are areas of coastal oceans delineated on the basis of ecological characteristics – bathymetry, hydrography, productivity, and trophically-linked populations (Sherman & Alexander 1986). They cover large areas on the order of 200,000 km2 and greater. LMEs’ ecologically-defined boundaries generally transcend national political boundaries and encompass coastal ocean domains of two or more countries, thereby fostering international cooperation towards implementation of ecosystem-based management (EBM) of LME resources. The 66 LMEs of the world produce 80% of the global marine fisheries biomass yield annually (Pauly et al. 2008) and contribute an estimated US$12.6 trillion in ecosystem services annually to the global economy (Costanza et al. 1997). They also include global centers of marine tourism, shipping, mining, and energy production.  For example, the Gulf of Mexico LME supports offshore gas and oil energy production, extensive commercial and recreational fisheries, and extensive tourism sectors of the U.S. economy. These critical ecosystem services provided by LMEs are threatened by overfishing, pollution, habitat degradation, eutrophication, the loss of biodiversity, ocean acidification, and the effects of climate change.

The scientific literature published on the topic of Large Marine Ecosystems has grown significantly since the early 1980s. In an effort to provide a reliable source for the widely disseminated LME literature, an electronic search effort was undertaken by NOAA Fisheries in 2015. The present annotated bibliography is a result of this effort. The literature search included over 120 journals, 18 published LME volumes, and 38 reports.

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(2005). (13) Sustaining Large Marine Ecosystems: The Human Dimension. In T. Hennessey and J. G. Sutinen (Eds.), Large Marine Ecosustem Series (Vol. 13). The Netherlands: Elsevier Science.

(2009). (15) Sustaining the World's Large Marine Ecosystems. In K. Sherman, M. C. Aquarone and S. Adams (Eds.). Gland, Switzerland: The International Union for the Conservation of Nature.

(2010). (16) Sustainable Development of the World's Large Marine Ecosystems during Climate Change: A commemorative volume to advance sustainable development on the occasion of the presentation of the 2010 Goteborg Award. In K. Sherman and S. Adams (Eds.), (pp. 232). Gland, Switzerland: International Uniton for the Cosnervation of Nature.

(2012). (17) Frontline Observations on Climate Change and Sustainability of Large Marine Ecosystems. In K. Sherman and G. McGovern (Eds.), Large Marine Ecosystems (Vol. 17). New York, NY: United Nations Development Programme.

(2013). (18) Stress, Sustainability, and Development of Large Marine Ecosystems during Climate Change: Policy and Implementation. In K. Sherman and S. Adams (Eds.), Large Marine Ecosystems (Vol. 18, pp. 146). New York, NY: United Nations Development Programme.

Abe, J., Brown, B., Ajao, E. A. and Donkor, S. (2016). Local to regional polycentric levels of governance of the Guinea Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Environmental Development. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2015.06.006

Ablan, M. C. A., McManus, J. W., Chen, C. A., Shao, K. T., Bell, J., Cabanban, A. S., Tuan, V. S. and Arthana, I. W. (2002). Meso-scale Transboundary Units for the Management of Coral Reefs in the South China Sea Area. Naga, WorldFish Center Quarterly, 24(3 & 4).

Ainley, D. G. and Pauly, D. (2014). Fishing down the food web of the Antarctic continental shelf and slope. Polar Record, 50(1), 92-107. doi:10.1017/S0032247412000757

Ainsley, S. M., Ebert, D. A. and Cailliet, G. M. (2011). A comparison of reproductive parameters of the Bering skate, Bathyraja interrupta, from two Alaskan large marine ecosystems. Marine and Freshwater Research, 62(6), 557-566. doi:10.1071/MF10140

Ainsley, S. M., Ebert, D. A., Natanson, L. J. and Cailliet, G. M. (2014). A comparison of age and growth of the Bering skate, Bathyraja interrupta (Gill and Townsend, 1897), from two Alaskan large marine ecosystems. Fisheries Research, 154, 17-25. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2014.02.002

Alemany, D., Acha, E. M. and Iribarne, O. (2009). The relationship between marine fronts and fish diversity in the Patagonian Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem. Journal of Biogeography, 36(11), 2111-2124. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02148.x

Alemany, D., Acha, E. M. and Iribarne, O. (2016). Distribution and intensity of bottom trawl fisheries in the Patagonian Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem and its relationship with marine fronts. Fisheries Oceanography, 2-10. doi:10.1111/fog.12144

Alexander, K., Leavenworth, W. B., Claesson, S. and Bolster, W. J. (2011). Catch density: a new approach to shifting baselines, stock assessment, and ecosystem-based management. Bulletin of Marine Science, 87(2), 213-234. doi:10.5343/bms.2010.1063

Alexander, L. M. (1993). Large Marine Ecosystems: a new focus for marine resources management. Marine Policy.

Alleway, H. K., Connell, S. D., Ward, T. M. and Gillanders, B. M. (2014). Historical changes in mean trophic level of southern Australian fisheries. Marine and Freshwater Research, 65(10), 884-893. doi:10.1071/MF13246

Anderson, S. C., Flemming, J. M., Watson, R. and Lotze, H. K. (2011). Rapid global expansion of invertebrate fisheries: trends, drivers, and ecosystem effects. PLoS One, 6(3), e14735. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014735

Araujo, J. N. and Bundy, A. (2012). Effects of environmental change, fisheries and trophodynamics on the ecosystem of the western Scotian Shelf, Canada. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 464, 51-67. doi:10.3354/meps09792

Aristegui, J., Barton, E. D., Alvarez-Salgado, X. A., Santos, A. M. P., Figueiras, F. G., Kifani, S., Hernandez-Leon, S., Mason, E., Machu, E. and Demarcq, H. (2009). Sub-regional ecosystem variability in the Canary Current upwelling. Progress in Oceanography, 83(1-4), 33-48. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2009.07.031

Arvanitidis, C., Somerfield, P. J., Rumohr, H., Faulwetter, S., Valavanis, V., Vasileiadou, A., Chatzigeorgiou, G., Vanden Berghe, E., Vanaverbeke, J., Labrune, C., Gremare, A., Zettler, M. L., Kendra, M., Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Aleffi, I. F., Amouroux, J. M., Anisimova, N., Bachelet, G., Buntzow, M., Cochrane, S. J., Costello, M. J., Crawymeersch, J., Dahle, S., Degraer, S., Denisenko, S., Dounas, C., Duineveld, G., Emblow, C., Escavarage, V., Fabri, M. C., Fleischer, D., Gray, J. S., Heip, C. H. R., Herrmann, M., Hummel, H., Janas, U., Karakassis, I., Kendall, M. A., Kingston, P., Kotwicki, L., Laudien, J., Mackie, A. S. Y., Nevrova, E. L., Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A., Oliver, P. G., Olsgard, F., Palerud, R., Petrov, A., Rachor, E., Revkov, N. K., Rose, A., Sarda, R., Sistermans, W. C. H., Speybroeck, J., Van Hoey, G., Vincx, M., Whomersley, P., Willems, W. and Zenetos, A. (2009). Biological geography of the European seas: results from the MacroBen database. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 382, 265-278. doi:10.3354/meps07955

Axelsen, B. E. and Johnsen, E. (2015). An evaluation of the bottom trawl surveys in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Fisheries Oceanography, 24, 74-87. doi:10.1111/fog.12079

Bakun, A. and Weeks, S. J. (2006). Adverse feedback sequences in exploite marine systems: are deliberate interruptive actions warranted? Fish and Fisheries, 7, 316-333.

Bakun, A. and Weeks, S. J. (2008). The marine ecosystem off Peru: What are the secrets of its fishery productivity and what might its future hold? Progress in Oceanography, 79(2-4), 290-299. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2008.10.027

Barbiere, J. and Heileman, S. (2016). Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission - UNESCO's support for management of Large Marine Ecosystems. Environmental Development, 17.

Barth, J. A., Menge, B. A., Lubchenco, J., Chan, F., Bane, J. M., Kirincich, A. R., McManus, M. A., Nielsen, K. J., Pierce, S. D. and Washburn, L. (2007). Delayed upwelling alters nearshore coastal ocean ecosystems in the northern California current. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 104(10), 3719-24. doi:10.1073/pnas.0700462104

Bas, C. (2005). Fishery research: current approaches, tensions and emerging aspects. The future and how to approach it. Scientia Marina, 69, 139-156.

Bas, C. (2009). The Mediterranean: a synoptic overview. Contributions to Science, 5(1), 25-39.

Batten, S. D., Hyrenbach, K. D., Sydeman, W. J., Morgan, K. H., Henry, M. F., Yen, P. P. Y. and Welch, D. W. (2006). Characterising meso-marine ecosystems of the North Pacific. Deep Sea Research Part II, 53(3-4), 270-290. doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2006.01.004

Bavinck, M. and Salagrama, V. (2008). Assessing the governability of capture fisheries in the Bay of Bengal - a conceptual enquiry. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies, 7(1).

Belhabib, D., Mendy, A., Subah, Y., Broh, N. T., Jueseah, A. S., Nipey, N., Boeh, W. W., Willemse, N., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. (2016). Fisheries catch under-reporting in The Gambia, Liberia and Namibia and the three large marine ecosystems which they represent. Environmental Development. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2015.08.004

Belkin, I. (2016). Comparative assessment of the West Bering Sea and East Bering Sea Large Marine Ecosystems. Environmental Development, 17, 145-156.

Belkin, I. M. (2009). Rapid warming of Large Marine Ecosystems. Progress in Oceanography, 81(1-4), 207-213. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2009.04.011

Belkin, I. M., Cornillon, P. C. and Sherman, K. (2009). Fronts in Large Marine Ecosystems. Progress in Oceanography, 81(1-4), 223-236. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2009.04.015

Belsky, M. H. (1985). Management of large marine ecosystems: developing a new rule of customary international law. Management of Marine Ecosystems, San Diego Law Review, 22(4), 733-763.

Benson, S. R., Eguchi, T., Foley, D. G., Forney, K. A., Bailey, H., Hitipeuw, C., Samber, B. P., Tapilatu, R. F., Rei, V., Ramohai, P., Pita, J. and Dutton, P. H. (2011). Large-scale movements and high-use areas of western Pacific leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea. Ecosphere, 2(7). doi:10.1890/Es11-00053.1

Bers, V., Prosche, I. and Finke, G. (2016). Supporting sustainable ocean development planning for Large Marine Ecosystems. Environmental Development, 17(1), 338-339.

Bianchi, G., Bjordal, A., Koranteng, K. A., Tandstad, M., Sambe, B. and Stromme, T. (2016). Collaboration between the Nansen Programme and the Large Marine Ecosystem Programmes. Environmental Development, 17.

Bianchi, G., Funge-Smith, S., Hermes, R., O'Brien, C., Sambe, B. and Tandstad, M. (2016). Sustainable fisheries within an LME context. Environmental Development.

Bisbal, G. A. (1995). The Southeast South American shelf large marine ecosystem: evolution and components. Marine Policy, 19(1), 21-38.

Blanchard, J. L., Jennings, S., Holmes, R., Harle, J., Merino, G., Allen, J. I., Holt, J., Dulvy, N. K. and Barange, M. (2012). Potential consequences of climate change for primary production and fish production in large marine ecosystems. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 367(1605), 2979-89. doi:10.1098/rstb.2012.0231

Blomberg, B. N. and Montagna, P. A. (2014). Meta-analysis of Ecopath models reveals secondary productivity patterns across the Gulf of Mexico. Ocean & Coastal Management, 100, 32-40. doi:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.07.014

Bolster, W. J. (2008). Putting the Ocean in Atlantic History: maritime communities and marine ecology in the Northwest Atlantic, 1500-1800. The American Historical Review, 113(1), 19-47.

Botsford, L. W., Castilla, J. C. and Peterson, C. H. (1997). The Management of Fisheries and Marine Ecosystems. Science 277(5325), 509-515. doi:DOI 10.1126/science.277.5325.509

Brandao, M. C., Garcia, C. A. E. and Freire, A. S. (2015). Large-scale spatial variability of decapod and stomatopod larvae along the South Brazil Shelf. Continental Shelf Research, 107, 11-23.

Bridgewater, P. B. and Cresswell, I. D. (1999). Biogeography of mangrove and saltmarsh vegetation: implications for conservation and management in Australia. Mangroves and Salt Marshes, 3, 117-125.

Briones, R. M. (2006). Projecting future fish supplies using stock dynamics and demand. Fish and Fisheries, 7(4), 303-315. doi:DOI 10.1111/j.1467-2979.2006.00228.x

Brotz, L., Cheung, W. W. L., Kleisner, K., Pakhomov, E. and Pauly, D. (2012). Increasing jellyfish populations: trends in Large Marine Ecosystems. Hydrobiologia, 690(1), 3-20. doi:10.1007/s10750-012-1039-7

Browman, H. I. and Stergiou, K. I. (2004). Marine protected areas as a central element of ecosystem-based management: defining their location, size and number. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 274, 269-303.

Brown, B. E. (2016). Regional fishery management organizations and large marine ecosystems. Environmental Development. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2015.06.011

Brugere, C. (2014). Mainstreaming gender in transboundary natural resources projects – the experience of the Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystem (BOBLME) project. Environmental Development, 11, 84-97. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2014.05.003

Bundy, A., Bohaboy, E. C., Hjermann, D. O., Meuter, F. J., Fu, C. and Link, J. S. (2012). Common paterns, common drivers: comparative analysis of aggregate surplus production across ecosystems. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 459, 203-218.

Burgherr, P. (2007). In-depth analysis of accidental oil spills from tankers in the context of global spill trends from all sources. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 140(1-2), 245-256. doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2006.07.030

Buruaem, L. M., Hortellani, M. A., Sarkis, J. E., Costa-Lotufo, L. V. and Abessa, D. M. (2012). Contamination of port zone sediments by metals from Large Marine Ecosystems of Brazil. Marine Pollution bulletin, 64(3), 479-88. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2012.01.017

Byron, C. J. and Link, J. S. (2010). Stability in the feeding ecology of four demersal fish predators in the US Northeast Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 406, 239-250. doi:10.3354/meps08570

Campagna, C., Sanderson, E. W., Coppolillo, P. B., Falabella, V., Piola, A. R., Strindberg, S. and Croxall, J. P. (2008). A species approach to marine ecosystem conservation. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 17, S122-S147.

Carbone, F. and Accordi, G. (2000). The Indian Ocean Coast of Somalia. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 41(1-6), 141-159. doi:Doi 10.1016/S0025-326x(00)00107-7

Carlisle, K. M. (2014). The Large Marine Ecosystem approach: Application of an integrated, modular strategy in projects supported by the Global Environment Facility. Environmental Development, 11, 19-42. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2013.10.003

Carmen, M. A. and Ablan, A. (2006). Genetics and the study of fisheries connectivity in Asian developing countries. Fisheries Research 78(2-3), 158-168. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2006.02.006

Certain, G. and Planque, B. (2015). Biodiversity baseline for large marine ecosystems: an example from the Barents Sea. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 72(6), 1756-1768. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsv040

Chan, F., Barth, J. A., Lubchenco, J., Kirincich, A., Weeks, H., Peterson, W. T. and Menge, B. A. (2008). Emergence of Anoxia in the California Current large marine ecosystem. Science 319(5865), 920. doi:10.1126/science.1149016

Chassot, E., Bonhommeau, S., Dulvy, N. K., Melin, F., Watson, R., Gascuel, D. and Le Pape, O. (2010). Global marine primary production constrains fisheries catches. Ecology Letters, 13(4), 495-505. doi:10.1111/j.1461-0248.2010.01443.x

Chaturvedi, S. (1998). Common security? Geopolitics, development, South Asia and the Indian Ocean. Third World Quarterly, 19(4), 701-724.

Chavance, P., Morand, P., Thibaut, L. and Ba, M. (2007). Challenges and difficulties of cooperation between fisheries information systems - Experiences in six West African developing countries. Ocean & Coastal Management, 50(9), 713-731. doi:10.1016/j.occcoaman.2007.05.007

Chen, S. and Ganapin, D. (2016). Polycentric coastal and ocean management in the Caribbean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem: harnessing community-based actions to implement regional frameworks. Environmental Development. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2015.07.010

Cheong, S.-M. (2008). A new direction in coastal management. Marine Policy, 32, 1090-1093.

Cheung, W. W., Dunne, J., Sarmiento, J. L. and Pauly, D. (2011). Integrating ecophysiology and plankton dynamics into projected maximum fisheries catch potential under climate change in the Northeast Atlantic. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 68(6), 1008-1018. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsr012

Cheung, W. W., Jones, M. C., Reygondeau, G., Stock, C. A., Lam, V. W. Y. and Frolicher, T. (2016). Structural uncertainty in projecting global fisheries catches under climate change. Ecological Modelling, 325, 57-66.

Cheung, W. W., Watson, R. and Pauly, D. (2013). Signature of ocean warming in global fisheries catch. Nature, 497(7449), 365-8. doi:10.1038/nature12156

Chircop, A. (2010). Regional cooperation in marine environmental protection in the South China Sea: a reflection on new directions for marine conservation. Ocean Development & International Law, 41(4), 334-356.

Christensen, V., Coll, M., Buszowski, J., Cheung, W. W., Frolicher, T., Steenbeek, J., Stock, C., Watson, R. and Walters, C. J. (2015). The global ocean is an ecosystem: simulating marine life and fisheries. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 24(5), 507-517. doi:10.1111/geb.12281

Christensen, V., Walters, C. J., Ahrens, R., Alder, J., Buszowski, J., Christensen, L. B., Cheung, W. W. L., Dunne, J., Froese, R., Karpouzi, V., Kaschner, K., Kearney, K., Lai, S., Lam, V., Palomares, M. L. D., Peters-Mason, A., Piroddi, C., Sarmiento, J. L., Steenbeek, J., Sumaila, R., Watson, R., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. (2009). Database-driven models of the world's Large Marine Ecosystems. Ecological Modelling, 220(17), 1984-1996. doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2009.04.041

Christian, R. R. and Mazzilli, S. (2007). Defining the coast and sentinel ecosystems for coastal observations of global change. Hydrobiologia, 577, 55-70.

Christie, P. (2011). Creating space for interdisciplinary marine and coastal research: five dilemmas and suggested resolutions. Environmental Conservation, 38(2), 172-186. doi:10.1017/S0376892911000129

Christie, P., Fluharty, D. L., White, A. T., Eisma-Osorio, L. and Jatulan, W. (2007). Assessing the feasibility of ecosystem-based fisheries management in tropical contexts. Marine Policy, 31, 239-250.

Christie, P. and White, A. T. (2007). Best practices for improved governance of coral reef marine protected areas. Coral Reefs, 26(4), 1047-1056. doi:10.1007/s00338-007-0235-9

Chukwuone, N. A., Ukwe, C. N., Onugu, A. and Ibe, C. A. (2009). Valuing the Guinea current large marine ecosystem: Estimates of direct output impact of relevant marine activities. Ocean & Coastal Management, 52(3-4), 189-196. doi:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2008.12.008

Cicin-Sain, B. and Knecht, R. W. (1993). Implications of the Earth Summit for Ocean and Coastal Governance. Ocean Development & International Law, 24, 323-353.

Clemento, A. J., Crandall, E. D. and Garza, J. C. (2014). Evaluation of a single nucleotide polymorphism baseline for genetic stock identification of chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in the California Current large marine ecosystem. Fisheries Bulletin, 112(2-3), 112-130. doi:10.7755/FB.112.2-3.2

Cochrane, K. L., Augustyn, C. J., Cockcroft, A. C., David, J. H. M., Griffiths, M. H., Groeneveld, J. C., lipinski, M. R., Smale, M. J., Smith, C. D. and Tarr, R. J. Q. (2004). An ecosystem approach to fisheries in the southern Benguela context. African Journal of Marine Science, 26, 9-35.

Cochrane, K. L., Augustyn, C. J., Fairweather, T., Japp, D., Kilongo, K., Iitembu, J., Moroff, N., Roux, J. P., Shannon, L., Van Zyl, B. and Vaz Velho, F. (2009). Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem—Governance and Management for an Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries in the Region. Coastal Management, 37(3-4), 235-254. doi:10.1080/08920750902851187

Coleman, K. (2008). Research Review of Collaborative Ecosystem-Based Management in the California Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Coastal Management, 36(5), 484-494. doi:10.1080/08920750802395541

Coll, M., Libralato, S., Tudela, S., Palomera, I. and Pranovi, F. (2008). Ecosystem overfishing in the ocean. PLoS One, 3(12), e3881. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003881

Coll, M., Shannon, L., Yemane, D., Link, J. S., Ojaveer, H., Neira, S., Jouffre, D., Labrosse, P., Heymans, J. J., Foulton, E. A. and Shin, Y.-J. (2009). Ranking the ecological relative status of exploited marine ecosystems. ICES Journal of Marine Science.

Colleter, M., Valls, A., Guitton, J., Gascuel, D., Pauly, D. and Christensen, V. (2015). Global overview of the applications of the Ecopath with Ecosim modeling approach using the EcoBase mdoels repository. Ecological Modelling, 302, 42-53.

Conti, L., Grenouillet, G., Lek, S. and Scardi, M. (2012). Long-term changes and recurrent patterns in fisheries landings from Large Marine Ecosystems (1950–2004). Fisheries Research, 119-120, 1-12. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2011.12.002

Conti, L. and Scardi, M. (2010). Fisheries yield and primary productivity in large marine ecosystems. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 410, 233-244. doi:10.3354/meps08630

Costello, C., Gaines, S. D. and Lynham, J. (2008). Can Catch Shares Prevent Fisheries Collapse? Science, 321, 1678-1681.

Costello, C., Lynham, J., Lester, S. E. and Gaines, S. D. (2010). Economic Incentives and Global Fisheries Sustainability. Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2(1), 299-318. doi:10.1146/annurev.resource.012809.103923

Costello, M. J. (2009). Distinguishing marine habitat classification concepts for ecological data management. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 397, 253-268. doi:10.3354/meps08317

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Croxall, J. P., Butchart, S. H. M., Lascelles, B., Stattersfield, A. J., Sullivan, B., Symes, A. and Taylor, P. (2012). Seabird conservation status, threats and priority actions: a global assessment. Bird Conservation International, 22(1), 1-34. doi:10.1017/S0959270912000020

Cruz-Motta, J. J., Miloslavich, P., Palomo, G., Iken, K., Konar, B., Pohle, G., Trott, T., Benedetti-Cecchi, L., Herrera, C., Hernandez, A., Sardi, A., Bueno, A., Castillo, J., Klein, E., Guerra-Castro, E., Gobin, J., Gomez, D. I., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Mead, A., Bigatti, G., Knowlton, A. and Shirayama, Y. (2010). Patterns of spatial variation of assemblages associated with intertidal rocky shores: a global perspective. PLoS One, 5(12), e14354. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014354

Cruz-Trinidad, A., Alino, P. M., Geronimo, R. C. and Cabral, R. B. (2014). Linking food security with coral reefs and fisheries in the Coral Triangle. Coastal Management, 42(2), 160-182. doi:10.1080/08920753.2014.877761

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David, M., Gollasch, S. and Pavliha, M. (2013). Global ballast water management and the "same location" concept: a clear term or a clear issue? Ecological Applications, 23(2), 331-338.

de Barros Neto, V., Jardim, M. d. F., Vasconcelos, J. M. B. d., Tomás, A. d. S., Naruseb, A., Esau, B., Kandjoze, O., Shifeta, P., Peters, D., Molewa, E., Ramatlhodi, N., Zokwana, S. and Hamukuaya, H. (2015). Two decades of inter-governmental collaboration: Three developing countries on the move towards ecosystem-based governance in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Environmental Development. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2015.06.004

de Leo, F., Miglietta, P. P. and Pavlinovic, S. (2014). Marine ecological footprint of Italian Mediterranean fishereis. Sustainability, 6, 7482-7495.

deReynier, Y., Levin, P. S. and Shoji, N. L. (2010). Bringing stakeholders, scientists, and managers together through an integrated ecosystem assessment process. Marine Policy, 34, 534-540.

Diankha, O., Sow, B. A., Thiaw, M. and Gaye, A. T. (2013). Seasonal variability of sea surface temperature, chlorophyll-a and Ethmalosa fimbriata abundance off the coast of Senegal. Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management, 13(4), 491-497.

Done, T. J. and Reichelt, R. E. (1998). Integrated Coastal Zone and Fisheries Ecosystem Management: Generic Goals and Performance Indices. Ecological Applications, 8(1), S110-S118.

Dong, Y., Rosenbaum, R. K. and Hauschild, M. Z. (2016). Assessment of Metal Toxicity in Marine Ecosystems: Comparative Toxicity Potentials for Nine Cationic Metals on Coastal Seawater. Environmental Science and Technology, 50(1), 269-278.

Doulman, D. J. (2007). Coping with the extended vulnerability of marine ecosystems: implementing the 1995 FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. Social Science Information, 46(4), 189-237.

Ducrotoy, J.-P. and Pullen, S. (1999). Integrated Coastal Zone Management: commitments and developments from an International, European, and United Kingdom perspective. Ocean & Coastal Management, 42(1), 1-18. doi:Doi 10.1016/S0964-5691(98)00081-7

Duda, A. (2005). Contributing to ocean security: Global Environment Facility support for integrated management of land-sea interactions. Journal of International Affairs, 59(1), 179-201.

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