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Updates and thoughts from a fish ecologist

Blog

Updates and thoughts from a fish ecologist

Publications


A collection of Denise's work

Recorded presentations:

Colombano, D. D., Carlson, S. M., Hobbs, J. A., & Ruhi, A. “A state-space approach to scaling species-level responses to hydroclimatic variability.” Society for Freshwater Science Virtual Meeting, March 25th, 2021. YouTube Link

Special issues:

Estuaries and Coasts. Volume 44, Issue 6, September 2021. Link

Peer-reviewed publications:

Kimball, M. E., Connolly, R. M, Alford, S. B., Colombano, D. D., James, W. R., Kenworthy, M. D., Norris, G. S., … & Taylor, M. D. (2021). Novel applications of technology for advancing tidal marsh ecology. Estuaries and Coasts. Link

Colombano, D. D., Handley, T. B., O’Rear, T. A., Durand, J. R., & Moyle, P. B. (2021). Complex tidal marsh dynamics structure fish foraging patterns in the San Francisco Estuary. Estuaries and Coasts. Link

Colombano, D. D., Litvin, S. Y., Ziegler, S. L., Alford, S. B., Baker, R., Barbeau, M. A., Cebrian, J., Connolly, R. M., … & Waltham, N. J. (2021). Climate change implications for tidal marshes and food web linkages to estuarine and coastal nekton. Estuaries and Coasts. Link

Ziegler, S. L., Baker, R., Crosby, S. C., Colombano, D. D., Barbeau, M. A., Cebrian, J., … & Rozas, L. P. (2021). Geographic variation in salt marsh structure and function for nekton: a guide to finding commonality across multiple scales. Estuaries and Coasts. Link

Baker, R., Taylor, M. D., Able, K. W., Beck, M. W., Cebrian, J., Colombano, D. D., … & Staver, L. W. (2020). Fisheries rely on threatened salt marshes. Science. Link

Gilby, B. L., Weinstein, M. P., Baker, R., Cebrian, J., Alford, S. B., Chelsky, A., Colombano, D. D., … & Ziegler, S. L. (2020). Human actions alter tidal marsh seascapes and the provision of ecosystem services. Estuaries and Coasts. Link

Colombano, D. D., Donovan, J. M., Ayers, D. E., O’Rear, T. A., & Moyle, P. B. (2020). Tidal effects on marsh habitat use by three fishes in the San Francisco Estuary. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 103: 605-623. Link

Colombano, D. D., Manfree, A. D., O’Rear, T. A., Durand, J. R., & Moyle, P. B. (2020). Estuarine-terrestrial habitat gradients enhance nursery function for resident and transient fishes in the San Francisco Estuary. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 637: 141-157. Link

Weinersmith, K. L., Colombano, D. D., Bibian, A. J., Young, M. J., Sih, A., & Conrad, J. L. (2019). Diets of Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides) in the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta. San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science, 17(1). Link

Young, M. J., Feyrer, F. V., Colombano, D. D., Conrad, J. L., & Sih, A. (2018). Fish-habitat relationships along the estuarine gradient of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, California: implications for habitat restoration. Estuaries and Coasts, 41(8), 2389-2409. Link

Conrad, J. L., Bibian, A. J., Weinersmith, K. L., De Carion, D., Young, M. J., Crain, P., … & Sih, A. (2016). Novel species interactions in a highly modified estuary: association of Largemouth Bass with Brazilian waterweed Egeria densa. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 145(2), 249-263. Link

Reports:

Williamson, B. O., O’Rear, T., De Carion, D., Durand, J. R., & Moyle, P. B. (2016). Fishes of the Nurse-Denverton Complex: managed wetlands and tidal waterways in Suisun Marsh. Interagency Ecological Program Newsletter. Link

Dissertation:

Colombano, D. D. (2019). Tidal marsh habitat use by fishes in the San Francisco Estuary. PhD Dissertation, University of California, Davis. Link