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  • Decker, M. B. ; Breitburg, Denise L. ; Marcus, N. H. (2003). Geographical differences in behavioral responses to hypoxia: Local adaptation to an anthropogenic stressor? . Ecological Applications, 13 (4) , 1104-1109.[1104:GDIBRT]2.0.CO;2
  • Wiegner, T. N. ; Seitzinger, S. P. ; Breitburg, Denise L. ; Sanders, J. G. (2003). The effects of multiple stressors on the balance between autotrophic and heterotrophic processes in an estuarine system . Estuaries and Coasts, 26 (2) , 352-364.
  • (2002). Suspension feeders: A Workshop to Assess What We Know, Don't Know, and Need to Know to Determine Their Effects on Water Quality. STAC Publication .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. (2002). Effects of hypoxia, and the balance between hypoxia and enrichment, on coastal fishes and fisheries . Estuaries, 25 (4b) , 767-781.
  • Boynton, W. R. ; Hagy, J. D. ; Breitburg, Denise L. (2001). Issues of Scale in Land-Margin Ecosystems. Scaling Relations in Experimental Ecology (299-330) Columbia University Press .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. ; Pihl, L. ; Kolesar, S. E. (2001). Effects of low dissolved oxygen on the behavior, ecology and harvest of fishes: a comparison of the Chesapeake and Baltic-Kattegat systems. Coastal Hypoxia: Consequences for Living Resources and Ecosystems (241-267) American Geophysical Union .
  • Purcell, J. E. ; Breitburg, Denise L. ; Decker, M. B. ; Graham, W. M. ; Youngbluth, M. J. ; Raskoff, K. A. (2001). Pelagic cnidarians and ctenophores in low dissolved oxygen environments: A review . Coastal Hypoxia: Consequences for Living Resources and Ecosystems (77-100) American Geophysical Union .
  • (2000). Habitat Needs Prospectus for a Chesapeake Bay Fisheries Ecosystem Plan. Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem Plan Workshop Report, FEP Workshop 12-13 July 2000 .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. ; Coen, L. D. ; Luckenbach, M. W. ; Mann, R. ; Posey, M. ; Wesson, J. A. (2000). Oyster reef restoration: Convergence of harvest and conservation strategies. Journal of Shellfish Research, 19 (1) , 371-377.
  • Keister, J. E. ; Houde, E. D. ; Breitburg, Denise L. (2000). Effects of bottom-layer hypoxia on abundances and depth distributions of organisms in Patuxent River, Chesapeake Bay. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 205 , 43-59.
  • Breitburg, Denise L. (1999). Are three-dimensional structure and healthy oyster populations the keys to an ecologically interesting and important fish community?. Oyster Reef Habitat Restoration. A Synopsis and Synthesis of Approaches (239-250) Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. ; Rose, K. A. ; Cowan, J. H. (1999). Linking water quality to larval survival: predation mortality of fish larvae in an oxygen-stratified water column. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 178 , 39-54.
  • Breitburg, Denise L. ; Seitzinger, S. ; Sanders, J. (1999). The effects of multiple stressors on freshwater and marine ecosystems - Preface. Limnology and Oceanography, 44 (3) , 737-738.
  • Coen, L. D. ; Luckenbach, M. W. ; Breitburg, Denise L. (1999). The role of oyster reefs as essential fish habitat: a review of current knowledge and some new perspectives. Fish Habitat: Essential Fish Habitat and Rehabilitation (438-454) American Fisheries Society .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. (1998). Scaling eutrophication effects between species and ecosystems: The importance of variation and similarity among species with similar functional roles. Australian Journal of Ecology, 23 (3) , 280-286.