From the category archives:

Research

Reboot Gitmo for U.S.-Cuba research diplomacy

Roman, J., and J. Kraska. 2016.
Science 351: 1258-1260.
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Global nutrient transport in a world of giants

Doughty, C. E., J. Roman, S. Faurby, A. Wolf, A. Haque, E. S. Bakker, Y. Malhi, J. B. Dunning Jr., and J.-C. Svenning. 2015.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences doi/10.1073/pnas.1502549112.

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Lifting baselines to address the consequences of conservation success

Roman, J., M. Dunphy-Daly, D. W. Johnston, and A. J. Read. 2015.
Trends in Ecology and Evolution 30: 299-302.

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Baleen whales host a unique gut microbiome with similarities to both carnivores and herbivores

Sanders, J. G., A. C. Beichman, J. Roman, J. J. Scott, D. Emerson, J. J. McCarthy, and P. R. Girguis. 2015.
Nature Communications 6: 8285

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The Multiscale Integrated Model of Ecosystem Services (MIMES): Simulating the interactions of coupled human and natural systems

Boumans, R., J. Roman, I. Altman, and L. Kaufman. 2015.
Ecosystem Services 12: 30-41.

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Are genes faster than crabs? Mitochondrial introgression exceeds larval dispersal during population expansion of the invasive crab Carcinus maenas

Darling, J., A. Blakeslee, E.Yi-Hsin, and J. Roman. 2014.
Royal Society Open Science 1: 140202.

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Whales as marine ecosystem engineers

Roman, J., J. Estes, L. Morrisette, C. Smith, D. Costa, J. McCarthy, J. B. Nation, S. Nicol, A. Pershing, and V. Smetacek. 2014.
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 12: 377-385.

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Biodiversity and cattle well-being

Our project, based at the University of Vermont, is a collaboration between the Department of Animal Sciences, Center for Sustainable Agriculture, and Gund Institute for Ecological Economics. It seeks to determine how biodiversity affects cattle well-being, health, and productivity. Read more about the project here.

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Marine Conservation Ecology Group

at the Duke University Marine Lab

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The Marine Mammal Protection Act at 40: Status, recovery,
and future of U.S. marine mammals

Roman, J., I. Altman, M. Dunphy-Daly, C. Campbell, M. Jasny, and A. Read. 2013.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, doi: 10.1111/nyas.12040

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