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  • Najjar, Raymond, Pyke, Christopher R., Adams, Mary Beth, Breitburg, Denise L., Hershner, Carl, Kemp, Michael, Howarth, Robert, Mulholland, Margaret R., Paolisso, Michael, Secor, David, Sellner, Kevin G., Wardrop, Denice and Wood, Robert. (2010). Potential climate-change impacts on the Chesapeake Bay. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 86 (1) , 1-20.
  • Hondorp, Darryl W., Breitburg, Denise L. and Davias, Lori. (2010). Eutrophication and Fisheries: Separating the Effects of Nitrogen Loads and Hypoxia on the Pelagic-to-Demersal Ratio and Other Measures of Landings Composition. Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 2 , 339-361.
  • Batiuk, Richard A., Breitburg, Denise L., Diaz, Robert J., Cronin, Thomas M., Secor, David H. and Thursby, Glen. (2009). Derivation of habitat-specific dissolved oxygen criteria for Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries. Journal of experimental marine biology and ecology, 381 , S204-S215.
  • Rose, Kenneth A., Adamack, Aaron T., Murphy, Cheryl A., Sable, Shaye E., Kolesar, Sarah E., Craig, J. Kevin, Breitburg, Denise L., Thomas, Peter, Brouwer, Marius H., Cerco, Carl F. and Diamond, Sandra. (2009). Does hypoxia have population-level effects on coastal fish? Musings from the virtual world. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 381 , S188-S203.
  • Diaz, Robert J. and Breitburg, Denise L. (2009). The hypoxic environment. Hypoxia (2-23) Academic Press .
  • Breitburg, Denise L., Craig, J. K., Fulford, Richard S., Rose, K. A., Boynton, W. R., Brady, D. C., Ciotti, B. J., Diaz, R. J., Friedland, K. D., Hagy,J.D.,,III, Hart, D. R., Hines, Anson H., Houde, E. D., Kolesar, S. E., Nixon, S. W., Rice, J. A., Secor, D. H. and Targett, T. E. (2009). Nutrient enrichment and fisheries exploitation: interactive effects on estuarine living resources and their management. Hydrobiologia, 629 (1) , 31-47.
  • Graham, Eileen S., Tuzzolino, Danielle M., Burrell, Rebecca B. and Breitburg, Denise L. (2009). Interannual Variation in Gelatinous Zooplankton and Their Prey in the Rhode River, Maryland. Proceedings of the Smithsonian Marine Science Symposium (369-377) Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press .
  • Breitburg, Denise L., Hondorp, Darryl W., Davias, Lori A. and Diaz, Robert J. (2009). Hypoxia, Nitrogen, and Fisheries: Integrating Effects Across Local and Global Landscapes. Annual Revue of Marine Science, 1 (1) , 329-349.
  • Tamburri, M. N., Luckenbach, M. W., Breitburg, Denise L. and Bonniwell, S. M. (2008). Settlement of Crassostrea ariakensis larvae: Effects of substrate, biofilms, sediment and adult chemical cues . Journal of Shellfish Research, 27 , 601-608.
  • Breitburg, Denise L., Hines, Anson H., Jordan, Thomas E., McCormick, Melissa K., Weller, Donald E. and Whigham, Dennis F. . (2008). Landscape patterns, nutrient discharges, and biota of the Rhode River estuary and its watershed: Contribution of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center to the Pilot Integrated Ecosystem Assessment . Smithsonian Environmental Research Center .
  • Fulford, Richard S., Breitburg, Denise L., Newell, R. I. E., Kemp, W. M. and Luckenbach, M. (2007). Effects of oyster population restoration strategies on phytoplankton biomass in Chesapeake Bay: a flexible modeling approach . Marine Ecology Progress Series, 336 , 43-61.
  • Breitburg, Denise L. . (2007). A Review of the Ocean Research Priorities Plan and Implementation Strategy. The National Academies Press .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. and Houde, E. (2006). Habitat, habitat requirements, and habitat management. Fisheries ecosystem planning for Chesapeake Bay (145-188) Fisheries ecosystem planning for Chesapeake Bay. American Fisheries Society, Trends in Fisheries Science and Management 3, Bethesda, Maryland .
  • Breitburg, Denise L. and Fulford, Richard S. (2006). Oyster-sea nettle interdependance and altered control within the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem . Estuaries and Coasts, 29 , 776-784.
  • Richmond, C. E., Breitburg, Denise L. and Rose, K. A. (2005). Role of environmental generalist species in ecosystem function . Ecological Modelling, 188 , 279-295.