The Marine Mammal Protection Act at 40

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Research

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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Changes in ecosystem services and migration in low-lying coastal areas over the next 50 years

Costanza, R., I. Kubeszewski, J. Roman, and P. Sutton. 2011.
Migration and Global Environmental Change, Foresight, UK

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Asymmetric dispersal allows an upstream region to control population structure throughout a species’ range

Pringle, J. M., A. M. H. Blakeslee, J. E. Byers, and J. Roman. 2011.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 15288-15293

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The whale pump:
marine mammals enhance primary productivity in a coastal basin

Roman, J., and J. J. McCarthy
PLoSONE, 5(10), e13255

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Perennial agriculture: Roots of sustainability

Roman, J., T. Croner, L. Forcier, W. Raap, W. Jackson
Solutions: 1 (3): 23-26

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EPA Initiative

Biodiversity and Human Health Research Program

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Conservation genetics of the alligator snapping turtle:
cytonuclear evidence of range-wide bottleneck effects and unusually pronounced geographic structure.

Echelle, A. A, J. C. Hackler, J. B. Lack, S. R. Ballard, J. Roman, S. F. Fox, D. M. Leslie, Jr., and R. A. Van Den Bussche. 2009.
Conservation Genetics DOI: 10.1007/s10592-009-9966-1.

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Facing extinction: Nine steps to save biodiversity

Roman, J., P. E. Ehrlich, R. Pringle, J. A. Avise. 2009.
Solutions 1: 32-45.

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Biodiversity loss affects global disease ecology.

Pongsiri, M. J., J. Roman, V. O. Ezenwa, T. L. Goldberg, H. S. Koren, S. C. Newbold, R. S. Ostfeld, S. K. Pattanayak, D. J. Salkeld. 2009.
Bioscience 59: 945-954.

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