Publications & Links

Publications

13) Fitzgerald D.M., Hughes Z.J., Georgiou I.Y., Black S., Novak A.B. (in review) Enhanced climate-driven sedimentation on salt marshes.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

12) Novak A.B., Pelletier M.E., Colarusso P., Simpson J., Gutierrez M.N., Aria-Ortiz A., Charpentier M., Masque P., Vella P. (in review) Factors influencing carbon stocks and accumulation rates in eelgrass meadows across New England.  Estuaries and Coasts.

11) Plaisted H.K., Novak A.B., Weigel S., Klein A.S., Short F.T. (in press) Eelgrass genetic diversity influences resilience to stress associated with eutrophication.  Estuaries and Coasts.

10) Bendoni M., Georgiou I.Y., Novak, A.B.  (2019) Marsh Edge Erosion. In Fitzgerald, D.M. & Hughes, Z.J. (eds) Salt Marshes. Marshes: Function, Dynamics, and Stresses. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

9) Novak A.B., Hays C., Plaisted H.K., Hughes A.R. (2017) Limited effects of source population identity and number on seagrass transplant performance. PeerJ 5:e2972 

8) Short F.T., Short C.A., Novak A.B. (2016) Seagrasses. In: Finlayson, C.M., Crawford, P. & Milton, R.. Encyclopedia of Wetlands (IV). Wetlands of the World. NY: Springer.

7) Novak A.B., Short F.T. (2014) Submerged Aquatic Vegetation: Seagrasses. In: Wang, Y.Q. (ed) Encyclopedia of Natural Resources. NY: Taylor and Francis.

6) Novak A.B., Short F.T. (2012) Permanent and transient leaf reddening in the seagrass Thalassia testudinum. Bulletin of Marine Science -Miami- 88(2):305-315. DOI:10.5343/bms.2011.1107

5) Novak A.B., Short F.T. (2011) Leaf reddening in the seagrass Thalassia testudinum in relation to anthocyanins, seagrass physiology and morphology, and plant protection. Marine Biology 158(6):1403-1416. DOI:10.1007/s00227-011-1658-y

4) Novak A.B., F.T. Short. (2011)  The importance of UV-B light in the induction of leaf reddening and maintenance of photosynthesis in Thalassia testudinum. Experimental Marine Biology 409: 136-142.

3) Novak A.B., Short F.T. (2010) Leaf reddening in seagrasses. Botanica Marina 53, 93-97. DOI: 10.1515/BOT.2010.011DOI:10.1515/BOT.2010.011

2) Novak A.B., Hines H., Kwan D., Parr L., Tun M.T., Win H., Short F.T. (2009). Revised ranges of seagrass species in the Myeik Archipelago, Myanmar. Aquatic Botany 91(3):250-252. DOI: 10.1016/j.aquabot.2009.07.002

1) Novak, A.B. (2004) Effects of Suburban Sprawl on Rhode Island’s Forests: A Landsat View from 1972-1999.   Northeastern Naturalist 01. DOI: 10.1656/1092-6194(2004)011[0067:EOSSOR]2.0.CO;2

Additional Links

Great Marsh Partnership Research-  GreatMarshPartnership

Global Seagrass Monitoring Network- Seagrass Net (2010)

Women Working for Oceans- W2O

New England Aquarium- live blue Ambassadors

National Wildlife Federation- The Great Marsh: Nature’s Flood Insurance By Doug Stewart (2015)

Exploring our ecological world through art- Nedret Andre’s Blog By Nedret Andre

Initiatives to develop a consumer market for the invasive green crab- Green Crab R&D Project led by Roger Warner