Fish and Invertebrate Ecology
Principal Investigator


  • Aguilar, Robert, Ogburn, Matthew B., Driskell, Amy C., Weigt, Lee A., Groves, Mary C. and Hines, Anson H. (2017). Gutsy genetics: identification of digested piscine prey items in the stomach contents of sympatric native and introduced warmwater catfishes via DNA barcoding. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 100 (4) , 235-336.
  • Bangley, Charles W. and Rulifson, Roger A. (2017). Habitat partitioning and diurnal-nocturnal transition in the elasmobranch community of a North Carolina estuary. Bulletin of Marine Science, 93 (2) , 319-338.
  • Gallagher, Austin J., Staaterman, Erica R., Cooke, Steven J. and Hammerschlag, Neil. (2017). Behavioural responses to fisheries capture among sharks caught using experimental fishery gear. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 74 (1)
  • Kornis, Matthew S., Breitburg, Denise, Balouskus, Richard, Bilkovic, Donna M., Davias, Lori A., Giordano, Steve, Heggie, Keira, Hines, Anson H., Jacobs, John M., Jordan, Thomas E., King, Ryan S., Patrick, Christopher J., Seitz, Rochelle D., Soulen, Heather, Targett, Timothy E., Weller, Donald E., Whigham, Dennis F. and Uphoff, Jim. (2017). Linking the Abundance of Estuarine Fish and Crustaceans in Nearshore Waters to Shoreline Hardening and Land Cover . Estuaries and Coasts, 40 (5) , 1464-1486.
  • Ogburn, Matthew B., Harrison, Autumn-Lynn, Whoriskey, Frederick G., Cooke, Steven J., Flemming, Mills, E, Joanna and Torres, Leigh G. (2017). Addressing Challenges in the Application of Animal Movement Ecology to Aquatic Conservation and Management. Frontiers in Marine Science, 4
  • Ogburn, Matthew B., Hasselman, Daniel J., Schultz, Thomas F. and Palkovacs, Eric P. (2017). Genetics and Juvenile Abundance Dynamics show Congruent Patterns of Population Structure for Depleted River Herring Populations in the Upper Chesapeake Bay. North American Journal of Fisheries Management,
  • Ogburn, Matthew B., Spires, Jason, Aguilar, R., Goodison, M. R., Heggie, Keira, Kinnebrew, Eva, McBurney, W., Richie, K. D., Roberts, P. M. and Hines, A. H. (2017). Assessment of River Herring Spawning Runs in a Chesapeake Bay Coastal Plain Stream using Imaging Sonar . Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. (146) , 22-35.
  • Ogburn, Matthew B., Spires, Jason, Aguilar, Robert, Goodison, Michael R., Heggie, Keira, Kinnebrew, Eva, McBurney, William, Richie, Kimberly D., Roberts, Paige M. and Hines, Anson H. (2017). Assessment of River Herring Spawning Runs in a Chesapeake Bay Coastal Plain Stream using Imaging Sonar. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 146 (1) , 22-35.
  • Rick, Torben C., Reeder-Myers, Leslie, Carr, Michael J. and Hines, Anson H. (2017). 3000 Years of Human Subsistence and Estuarine Resource Exploitation on the Rhode River Estuary, Chesapeake Bay, Maryland. Journal of the North Atlantic, , 113-125.
  • Seitz, Rochelle D., Lipcius, Romuald N. and Hines, Anson H. (2017). Consumer versus resource control and the importance of habitat heterogeneity for estuarine bivalves. Oikos, 126 (1) , 121-135.
  • Staaterman, Erica R., Ogburn, Matthew B., Altieri, Andrew H., Brandl, Simon J., Whippo, Ross, Seemann, Janina, Goodison, Michael R. and Duffy, James Emmett. (2017). Bioacoustic measurements complement visual biodiversity surveys: preliminary evidence from four shallow marine habitats. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 575 , 207-215.
  • Moran, Z., Orth, D. J., Schmitt, J. D., Hallerman, E. M. and Aguilar, Robert. (2016). Effectiveness of DNA barcoding for identifying piscine prey items in stomach contents of piscivorous catfishes. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 99 (1) , 161-167.
  • Rick, Torben C., Reeder-Myers, Leslie, Hofman, Courtney A., Breitburg, Denise L., Lockwood, Rowan, Henkes, Gregory, Kellogg, Lisa, Lowery, Darrin, Luckenbach, Mark W., Mann, Roger, Ogburn, Matthew B., Southworth, Melissa, Wah, John, Wesson, James and Hines, Anson H. (2016). Millennial-scale sustainability of the Chesapeake Bay Native American oyster fishery. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113 (23) , 6568-6573.
  • Ogburn, Matthew B. and Habegger, Leigh C. (2015). Reproductive Status of Callinectes sapidus as an Indicator of Spawning Habitat in the South Atlantic Bight, USA. Estuaries and Coasts, , 1-11.
  • Rick, Torben C., Ogburn, Matthew B., Kramer, Margaret, McCanty, Sean T., Reeder-Myers, Leslie, Miller, Henry M. and Hines, Anson H. (2015). Archaeology, taphonomy, and historical ecology of Chesapeake Bay blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus) . Journal of Archaeological Science, 55 , 42-54.