Osmar, Josh and collaborators have had their paper about factors that shape reef fish biogeographic patterns within the Atlantic Ocean published in the Proceedings of Royal Society B [link] . Contrary to the current paradigm that dispersal on this group of
Maina’s paper mapping the exposure of reefs around the world to different environmental stresses has been published in PLoS ONE [pdf]. Science has a commentary on the piece here. The paper has also appeared as a Research Highlight in Nature
Our paper “Landscape of fear visible from space” has been published in Nature’s new journal Scientific Reports. [link]. Popular media outlets picked up on the paper, including the BBC World Service (radio), Discover Magazine [link], The Scientist magazine [link], and
Maina and his collaborators have had their paper about the associations between high diversity coral reefs and regions with low-to-moderate climate stress published in Global Change Biology [link]. The paper has been covered by Nature [link].
Josh and Elizabeth publish a paper in MEPS about some curious observations made while doing research at Palmyra Atoll in the Pacific [link].
Our paper in the American Naturalist about behavioural effects of fishing has received media attention in Nature [pdf] and the New York Times.
Marcela has been awarded an International Postgraduate Research Scholarship to study coral ecology and biogeography with the Computational Ecology Group.