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Uncertainty analysis and robust areas of high and low modeled human impact on the global oceans.

Conserv Biol 2018 Dec 5;32(6):1368-1379. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University, Pacific Grove, CA 93950, U.S.A.

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December 2018

Global change in marine aquaculture production potential under climate change.

Nat Ecol Evol 2018 Nov 10;2(11):1745-1750. Epub 2018 Sep 10.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA.

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November 2018

Biogeographic constraints to marine conservation in a changing climate.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2018 Oct 7;1429(1):5-17. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California.

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October 2018

The Location and Protection Status of Earth's Diminishing Marine Wilderness.

Curr Biol 2018 Aug 26;28(15):2506-2512.e3. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Wildlife Conservation Society, Global Conservation Program, Bronx, NY 10460, USA; School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia; Centre for Conservation and Biodiversity Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia.

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August 2018

Improved fisheries management could offset many negative effects of climate change.

Sci Adv 2018 Aug 29;4(8):eaao1378. Epub 2018 Aug 29.

Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA.

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August 2018

Comparative terrestrial feed and land use of an aquaculture-dominant world.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2018 05 30;115(20):5295-5300. Epub 2018 Apr 30.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.

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May 2018

Investigating cumulative effects across ecological scales.

Conserv Biol 2018 May 2. Epub 2018 May 2.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, 735 State Street #300, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, U.S.A.

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May 2018

Global opportunities for mariculture development to promote human nutrition.

PeerJ 2018 9;6:e4733. Epub 2018 May 9.

Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States of America.

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May 2018

Accounting for tourism benefits in marine reserve design.

PLoS One 2017 21;12(12):e0190187. Epub 2017 Dec 21.

Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States of America.

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January 2018

Planetary boundaries for a blue planet.

Nat Ecol Evol 2017 Nov 24;1(11):1625-1634. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

Centre for Marine Socioecology, Private Bag 129, Hobart, Tasmania, 7001, Australia.

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November 2017

Density dependence governs when population responses to multiple stressors are magnified or mitigated.

Ecology 2017 Oct;98(10):2673-2683

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, 735 State St. #300, Santa Barbara, California, 93101, USA.

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October 2017

Aligning marine species range data to better serve science and conservation.

PLoS One 2017 3;12(5):e0175739. Epub 2017 May 3.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, United States of America.

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September 2017

Incorporating public priorities in the Ocean Health Index: Canada as a case study.

PLoS One 2017 24;12(5):e0178044. Epub 2017 May 24.

Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

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September 2017

Mechanisms and risk of cumulative impacts to coastal ecosystem services: An expert elicitation approach.

J Environ Manage 2017 Sep 23;199:229-241. Epub 2017 May 23.

Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Improving understanding of the functional diversity of fisheries by exploring the influence of global catch reconstruction.

Sci Rep 2017 Sep 6;7(1):10746. Epub 2017 Sep 6.

Centre for Marine Socioecology, Private Bag 129, Hobart, TAS 7001, Australia.

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September 2017

Mapping the global potential for marine aquaculture.

Nat Ecol Evol 2017 Sep 14;1(9):1317-1324. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, 93106, USA.

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September 2017

Public Perceptions of Aquaculture: Evaluating Spatiotemporal Patterns of Sentiment around the World.

PLoS One 2017 3;12(1):e0169281. Epub 2017 Jan 3.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, California, United States of America.

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August 2017

Group elicitations yield more consistent, yet more uncertain experts in understanding risks to ecosystem services in New Zealand bays.

PLoS One 2017 2;12(8):e0182233. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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August 2017

Mapping Uncertainty Due to Missing Data in the Global Ocean Health Index.

PLoS One 2016 2;11(8):e0160377. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States of America.

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July 2017

Our path to better science in less time using open data science tools.

Nat Ecol Evol 2017 May 23;1(6):160. Epub 2017 May 23.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA.

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May 2017

Rapid and direct recoveries of predators and prey through synchronized ecosystem management.

Nat Ecol Evol 2017 Mar 1;1(4):68. Epub 2017 Mar 1.

Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Seattle, Washington 98112, USA.

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March 2017

Nutrition: Fall in fish catch threatens human health.

Nature 2016 06;534(7607):317-20

Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; and director of the Planetary Health Alliance at the Harvard University Center for the Environment, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

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June 2016

Upgrading Marine Ecosystem Restoration Using Ecological-Social Concepts.

Bioscience 2016 Feb 16;66(2):156-163. Epub 2015 Dec 16.

Avigdor Abelson ( ) is with the Department of Zoology at Tel Aviv University, in Israel. Benjamin S. Halpern is with the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Daniel C. Reed is with the Marine Science Institute at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Robert J. Orth is with the School of Marine Science at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science at the College of William and Mary, in Gloucester Point, Virginia. Gary A. Kendrick is with the School of Plant Biology at the University of Western Australia, in Crawley. Michael W. Beck is with the Global Marine Team of The Nature Conservancy at the Institute of Marine Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Jonathan Belmaker is with the Department of Zoology at Tel Aviv University. Gesche Krause is with the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Earth System Knowledge Platform (ESKP), in Bremerhaven, Germany. Graham J. Edgar is with the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies at the University of Tasmania, in Australia. Laura Airoldi is with the Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca per le Scienze Ambientali and the Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche ed Ambientali at the Università di Bologna, in Ravenna, Italy. Eran Brokovich is with the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Israel. Robert France is with the Department of Environmental Sciences at Dalhousie University, in Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada. Nadav Shashar and Noga Stambler are with the Eilat Campus at Ben-Gurion University, in Eilat, Israel; NS is also with the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences. Arianne de Blaeij is with the LEI at Wageningen University and Research Centre, in The Hague, The Netherlands. Pierre Salameh is with the Department of Fisheries at the Ministry of Agriculture, in Kiryat Haim, Israel. Mordechai Shechter is with the Natural Resource and Environmental Research Center at the University of Haifa, in Israel. Peter A. Nelson is a senior fish ecologist at H. T. Harvey and Associates, in Los Gatos, California.

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February 2016

Patterns and emerging trends in global ocean health.

PLoS One 2015 16;10(3):e0117863. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science and Oceans, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America.

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January 2016

Shortfalls in the global protected area network at representing marine biodiversity.

Sci Rep 2015 Dec 3;5:17539. Epub 2015 Dec 3.

Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation Science, School of Geography Planning and Environmental Management, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, 4072 Australia.

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December 2015

Best practices for assessing ocean health in multiple contexts using tailorable frameworks.

PeerJ 2015 10;3:e1503. Epub 2015 Dec 10.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California at Santa Barbara , Santa Barbara, CA , United States ; Bren School for Environmental Science and Management, University of California , Santa Barbara, CA , United States ; Silwood Park Campus, Imperial College London , Ascot , United Kingdom.

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December 2015

Assessing the health of the U.S. west coast with a regional-scale application of the Ocean Health Index.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(6):e98995. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Conservation Biology Division, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Seattle, Washington United States of America.

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June 2015

A regional-scale Ocean Health Index for Brazil.

PLoS One 2014 2;9(4):e92589. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Marine Program, Conservation International Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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February 2015

Global priorities for marine biodiversity conservation.

PLoS One 2014 8;9(1):e82898. Epub 2014 Jan 8.

Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America.

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September 2014

Cumulative human impacts on marine predators.

Nat Commun 2013 ;4:2688

1] Department of Ocean Sciences, University of California Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, California 95064, USA [2] Marine Conservation Institute, 14301 Arnold Drive, Suite 25, Glen Ellen, California 95442, USA [3] Hopkins Marine Station, Department of Biology, Stanford University, 120 Oceanview Boulevard, Pacific Grove, California 93950, USA [4] Center for Ocean Solutions, Stanford University, 99 Pacific Street, Suite 555E, Monterey, California 93940, USA.

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July 2014

Conservation: making marine protected areas work.

Nature 2014 Feb 5;506(7487):167-8. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA, and in the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Imperial College London, UK.

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February 2014

Assessing global marine biodiversity status within a coupled socio-ecological perspective.

PLoS One 2013 11;8(4):e60284. Epub 2013 Apr 11.

Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Ecosystem Science and Economics, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, USA.

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October 2013

How healthy is your ocean?

Sci Am 2012 Sep;307(3):16-7

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September 2012

Forest conservation delivers highly variable coral reef conservation outcomes.

Ecol Appl 2012 Jun;22(4):1246-56

Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, National Environmental Research Program funded Environmental Decisions Hub, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia.

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June 2012

Ecosystem service tradeoff analysis reveals the value of marine spatial planning for multiple ocean uses.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2012 Mar 5;109(12):4696-701. Epub 2012 Mar 5.

Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA.

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March 2012

Intense focal F-18 FDG uptake in vocal cord associated with injection of calcium hydroxylapatite microspheres.

Clin Nucl Med 2011 Nov;36(11):e175-7

Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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November 2011

Placing marine protected areas onto the ecosystem-based management seascape.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2010 Oct 22;107(43):18312-7. Epub 2010 Feb 22.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA.

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October 2010

Performance of integrated FDG-PET/contrast-enhanced CT in the staging and restaging of colorectal cancer: comparison with PET and enhanced CT.

Eur J Radiol 2010 Feb 5;73(2):324-8. Epub 2009 Feb 5.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, St. Vincent's Hospital, Seilerstaette 4, 4010 Linz, Austria.

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February 2010

Understanding and managing human threats to the coastal marine environment.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2009 Apr;1162:39-62

University of California, Santa Cruz Center for Ocean Health, Santa Cruz, California 93940, USA.

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April 2009

Dual-time-point FDG-PET/CT for the detection of hepatic metastases.

Mol Imaging Biol 2008 Nov-Dec;10(6):335-40. Epub 2008 Aug 16.

Radiology, University Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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December 2008

Interactive and cumulative effects of multiple human stressors in marine systems.

Ecol Lett 2008 Dec;11(12):1304-15

University of California, Santa Cruz and The Nature Conservancy Global Marine Initiative, Center for Ocean Health, 100 Shaffer Rd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA.

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December 2008

Evaluating and ranking the vulnerability of global marine ecosystems to anthropogenic threats.

Conserv Biol 2007 Oct;21(5):1301-15

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA.

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October 2007

Evaluation of suspected local recurrence in head and neck cancer: a comparison between PET and PET/CT for biopsy proven lesions.

Eur J Radiol 2007 May 12;62(2):199-204. Epub 2007 Jan 12.

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center/Nuclear Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095-6948, USA.

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May 2007

Temperature control of larval dispersal and the implications for marine ecology, evolution, and conservation.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2007 Jan 9;104(4):1266-71. Epub 2007 Jan 9.

Curriculum in Ecology, CB 3275, Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA.

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January 2007

Asymmetry in community regulation: effects of predators and productivity.

Ecology 2006 Nov;87(11):2813-20

Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA.

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November 2006

Impact of animal handling on the results of 18F-FDG PET studies in mice.

J Nucl Med 2006 Jun;47(6):999-1006

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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June 2006

Strong top-down control in southern California kelp forest ecosystems.

Science 2006 May;312(5777):1230-2

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA.

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May 2006

Gaps and mismatches between global conservation priorities and spending.

Conserv Biol 2006 Feb;20(1):56-64

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA.

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February 2006

Accounting for uncertainty in marine reserve design.

Ecol Lett 2006 Jan;9(1):2-11; discussion 11-4

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA.

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January 2006

Presurgical staging of non-small cell lung cancer: positron emission tomography, integrated positron emission tomography/CT, and software image fusion.

Chest 2005 Oct;128(4):2289-97

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, AR 128 CHS, 10833 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095-6942, USA.

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October 2005

Comparison between 18F-FDG PET, in-line PET/CT, and software fusion for restaging of recurrent colorectal cancer.

J Nucl Med 2005 Apr;46(4):587-95

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095-6942, USA.

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April 2005

Optimizing imaging protocols for overweight and obese patients: a lutetium orthosilicate PET/CT study.

J Nucl Med 2005 Apr;46(4):603-7

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095-6942, USA.

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April 2005

The role of 2-deoxy-2-[(18)F]fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography in monitoring the immunosuppressive therapy response of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor.

Mol Imaging Biol 2004 May-Jun;6(3):126-30

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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January 2005

Monitoring antiproliferative responses to kinase inhibitor therapy in mice with 3'-deoxy-3'-18F-fluorothymidine PET.

J Nucl Med 2005 Jan;46(1):114-20

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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January 2005

Habitat size, recruitment, and longevity as factors limiting population size in stage-structured species.

Am Nat 2005 Jan 22;165(1):82-94. Epub 2004 Nov 22.

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA.

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January 2005

Impact of patient weight and emission scan duration on PET/CT image quality and lesion detectability.

J Nucl Med 2004 May;45(5):797-801

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095-6942, USA.

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May 2004

Cardiac pacemakers and central venous lines can induce focal artifacts on CT-corrected PET images.

J Nucl Med 2004 Feb;45(2):290-3

Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Biological Imaging Clinic/Nuclear Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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February 2004

Matching marine reserve design to reserve objectives.

Proc Biol Sci 2003 Sep;270(1527):1871-8

Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA.

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September 2003