Publications & Links

Publications

14) FitzGerald D.M., Ryerson O., Hughes Z.J., Black S., Georgiou I.Y., Hein C., Novak A.B.  (2020) Long-term Variability in Inorganic Sediment Contributions to the Great Marsh, MassachusettsJournal of Coastal Research. 95 (SI): 490–494. doi: https://doi.org/10.2112/SI95-095.1

13) FitzGerald D.M., Hughes Z.J., Georgiou I.Y., Black S., Novak A.B. (2020) Enhanced, climate‐driven sedimentation on salt marshesGeophysical Research Letters. 47, e2019GL086737. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL086737

12) Novak A.B., Pelletier M.C., Colarusso P., Simpson J., Gutierrez M.N., Aria-Ortiz A., Charpentier M., Masque P., Vella P. (2020) Factors influencing carbon stocks and accumulation rates in eelgrass meadows across New England.  Estuaries and Coasta. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-020-00754-9

11) Plaisted H.K., Novak A.B., Weigel S., Klein A.S., Short F.T. (2019) Eelgrass genetic diversity influences resilience to stress associated with eutrophication.  Estuaries and Coasts. 43,1425–1438. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-019-00669-0

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