Recent Publications

A.R. Neeley, L.A. Harris,  K.E. Frey.  2018. Unraveling Phytoplankton Community Dynamics in the Northern Chukchi Sea under Sea-Ice-Covered and Sea-Ice-Free Conditions. Geophysical Research Letters. 45: 7663-7671

M.J. Pennino, S.S. Kaushal, S.N. Murthy, J.D. Blomquist, J.C. Cornwell, L.A. Harris. 2016. Sources and transformations of anthropogenic nitrogen along an urban river-estuarine continuum. Biogeosciences. 13: 6211-6228

National Academies of Sciences Engineering Medicine. In Press. Review of the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan: Report 2. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/23685

J.M. Testa, W.M. Kemp, L.A. Harris, R.J. Woodland, and W. R. Boynton. 2016. Challenges and Directions for the advancement of estuarine ecosystem science. Ecosystems. p. 1-9.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2016. Evaluation of the Predictive Ecological Model for the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan: An Interim Report as Part of Phase 2. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226.23577.

Brush, M.J and L.A. Harris. 2016. Ecological Modeling, pp. 214-223 In: M. J. Kennish [ed.], Encyclopedia of Estuaries. Springer, New York.

Ganju, N.K., M.J. Brush, B. Rashleigh, A.L. Aretxabaleta, P. del Barrio, J.S. Grear, LA. Harris et al. 2016. Progress and Challenges in Coupled Hydrodynamic-Ecological Estuarine Modeling. Estuaries and Coasts: 39:311-332

Cornwell, J.C., M.S. Owens, W.R. Boynton, and L.A. Harris. 2015. Sediment-Water Nitrogen Exchange along the Potomac River Estuarine Salinity Gradient. Journal of Coastal Research. 32:776-787

Neeley, A.R., S.W. Freeman, and L.A. Harris. 2015. Multi-method approach to quantify uncertainties in the measurements of light absorption by particles. Optics Express. 23.24: 31043-31058

Ehrich, M.K. and L.A. Harris. 2015. A review and improvement of existing eastern oyster filtration rate models. Ecological Modelling. 297:201-212

Harris, L.A., C.L. Hodgkins, M.C. Day, D. Austin, J. Testa, W. Boynton, L. Van Der Tak, and N. Chen. 2015. Optimizing recovery of eutrophic estuaries: impact of destratification and re-aeration on nutrient and dissolved oxygen dynamics. Ecological Engineering. 75:470-483

Pincin, J., M.J. Wilberg, L. Harris, A. Willey. 2014. Trends in abundance indices of fishes in Maryland’s Coastal Bays during 1972-2009. Estuaries and Coasts. 37:791-800.

Passeport, E., P. Vidon, K. J. Forshay, L. Harris, S.S. Kaushal, D. Q. Kellogg, J. Lazar, P. Mayer, E. K. Stander. 2013. Ecological engineering practices for the reduction of excess nitrogen in human-influenced landscapes: a guide for watershed managers. Environmental Management. 51:392-413.

Harris, L. and M. Kemp. 2012. Obituary: Scott W. Nixon, 1943-2012. Limnology and Oceanography Bulletin. 21:88-89.

Harris, L.A. and M.J. Brush. 2012. Bridging the gap between empirical and mechanistic models of aquatic primary production with the metabolic theory of ecology: An example from estuarine ecosystems. Ecological Modelling. 233:83-89.