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Year 2021
Christopher Dillis, Michael Polson, Hekia Bodwitch, Jennifer Carah, Mary Power, and Nathan Sayre, 2021. "Industrializing Cannabis? Socio-Ecological Implications of Legalization and Regulation in California" The Routledge Handbook of Post-Prohibition Cannabis Research.  

Yvonne Vadeboncoeur, Marianne V. Moore, Simon D. Stewart, Sudeep Chandra, Karen S. Atkins, Jill S. Baron, Keith Bouma-Gregson, Soren Brothers, Steven N. Francoeur, Laurel Genzoli, Scott N. Higgins, Sabine Hilt, Leon R. Katona, David Kelly, Isabella A. Oleksy, Ted Ozersky, Mary E. Power, Derek Roberts, Adrianne P. Smits, Oleg Timoshkin, Flavia Tromboni, M. Jake Vander Zanden, Ekaterina A. Volkova, A. Sean Waters, Susanna A. Wood, Masumi Yamamuro. Blue Waters, Green Bottoms: Benthic Filamentous Algal Blooms (FABs) are an Emerging Threat to Clear Lakes Worldwide. BioScience. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biab049  

Hungate, B. A., J. C. Marks, M. E. Power, E. Schwartz, K. J. van Groenigen, S. J. Blazewicz, P. Chuckran, P. Dijkstra, B. K. Finley, M. K. Firestone, M. Foley, A. Greenlon, M. Hayer, K.S. Hofmockel, B. J. Koch, M. C. Mack, R. L. Mau, S. N. Miller, E. M. Morrissey, J. R. Propster, A. M. Purcell, E. Sieradzki, E.P. Starr, B. W. G. Stone, C. Terrer, and J. Pett-Ridge. 2021. The Functional Significance of Bacterial Predators. mBio, March/April 2021 Vol. 12 (2) e00466-2.  

Rossi, Gabriel J., Power, Mary E., Pneh, Shelley, Neuswanger, Jason R. 2021. Foraging modes and movements of Oncorhynchus mykiss as flow and invertebrate drift recede in a California stream. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2020-0398  

Power, M.E. 2021. Synthetic threads through the web of life. PNAS 118: e2004833118, https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2004833118.  

Keith Bouma-Gregson, Mary E. Power, Paula C. Furey, Casey J. Huckins and Yvonne Vadeboncoeur. 2021. Taxon-specific photosynthetic responses of attached algal assemblages to experimental translocation between river habitats. Freshwater Science. DOI: https:/doi.org/10.1086/713095.  

Year 2020
Al-Shayeb, B., R. Sachdeva, L.-X. Chen, F. Ward, P. Munk, A. Devoto, C. J. Castelle, M. R. Olm, K. Bouma-Gregson, Y. Amano, C. He, R. Meheust, B. Brooks, A. Thomas, A. Lavy, P. Matheus-Carnevali, C. Sun, D. S. A. Goltsman, M. A. Borton, A. Sharrar, A. L. Jaffe, T. C. Nelson, R. Kantor, R. Keren, K. R. Lane, I. F. Farag, S. Lei, K. Finstad, R. Amundson, K. Anantharaman, J. Zhou, A. J. Probst, M. E. Power, S. G. Tringe, W.-J. Li, K. Wrighton, S. Harrison, M. Morowitz, D. A. Relman, J. A. Doudna, A.-C. Lehours, L. Warren, J. H. D. Cate, J. M. Santini, and J. F. Banfield. 2020. Clades of huge phages from across Earth’s ecosystems. Nature 578:1–23.  

Naoto F. Ishikawa1, *, Jacques C. Finlay2, Hiromi Uno3, 4, Nanako O. Ogawa1, Naohiko Ohkouchi1, Ichiro Tayasu5, Mary E. Power3. 2020. Combined use of radiocarbon and stable carbon isotopes for the source mixing model in a stream food web Limnology and Oceanography 65: 2699-2696.  

Kelson, S. J., M. E. Power, J. C. Finlay, and S. M. Carlson. 2020. Partial migration alters population ecology and food chain length: evidence from a salmonid fish. Ecosphere 11: e03044–19.  

Year 2019
Bouma-Gregson, K., Olm, M.R., Probst, A.J., Karthik A., Power, M.E., and Banfield, J.F. 2019. Impacts of microbial assemblage and environmental conditions on the distribution of anatoxin-a producing cyanobacteria within a river network. International Society of Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal (www.nature.com/ismej), DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-019-0374-3.  

Gaynor, K. M., J. S. Brown, A. D. Middleton, M. E. Power, and J. S. Brashares. 2019. Landscapes of Fear: Spatial Patterns of Risk Perception and Response. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 34(4): 355-368. doi: 10.1016/j.  

Year 2018
Rubin, Z., B. Rios-Touma, G. M. Kondolf, M. E. Power, P. Saffarinia, and J. Natali. 2018. Using prey availability to evaluate Lower Colorado River riparian restoration. Restoration Ecology 83:311-319.  

Stears, K., D. J. McCauley, J. C. Finlay, J. Mpemba, I. T. Warrington, B. M. Mutayoba, M. E. Power, T. E. Dawson, and J. S. Brashares. 2018. Effects of the hippopotamus on the chemistry and ecology of a changing watershed. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115:E5028–E5037.  

Power, M. E., J. A. Estes, P. Kareiva, S. Levin, J. Lubchenco, and S. Palumbi. 2018. Robert T. Paine. PNAS www.nasonline.org/memoirs:1–20.  

Bouma-Gregson, K., Kudela, R.M. & M.E. Power. (2018). Widespread anatoxin-a detection in benthic cyanobacterial mats throughout a river network. PLoS ONE 13 (5): e0197669. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0197669  

Year 2017
Sculley, J.B., Lowe, R.L., Nittrouer, C.A., Drexler, T.M., Power, M.E. 2017. Eighty years of food web response to interannual variation in discharge recorded in river diatom frustules from an ocean sediment core. PNAS 2017 114 (38) 10155-10159  

Douglas McCauley, Stuart I. Graham, Todd E. Dawson, Mary E. Power, Mordecai Ogada, Wanja D. Nyingi, John M. Githaiga, Judith Nyunja, Lacey F. Hughey; Justin S. Brashares, 2017. Diverse effects of the common hippopotamus on plant communities and soil chemistry. Oecologia 188:821-835. doi: 10.1007/s00442-018-4243-y.  

Stephen R. Palumbi, James Estes, Peter Kareiva, Simon Levin, Jane Lubchenco, Mary Power. 2017. Robert Treat Paine III. PNAS short memoire.  

Keith Bouma-Gregson, Mary E. Power and Myriam Bormans. 2017. Rise and fall of toxic benthic freshwater cyanobacteria (Anabaena spp.) in the Eel river: buoyancy and dispersal. Harmful Algae 66: 79-87. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1568988317300434  

Vadeboncoeur, Y., and M. E. Power. 2017. Attached Algae: The Cryptic Base of Inverted Trophic Pyramids in Freshwaters. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 48:255–279.  

Brett, M.T., S.E. Bunn, S. Chandra, A.E.W. Galloway, F. Guo, M.J. Kainz, P.Kankaala, D.C.P. Lau, T.P. Moulton, M.E. Power, J.B. Rasmussen, S.J. Taipale, J.H. Thorp, and J.D. Wehr. 2017. How important are terrestrial organic carbon inputs for secondary production in freshwater ecosystems? Freshwater Biology 62:833–853.  

Year 2016
James A. Estes1, Paul K. Dayton2, Peter Kareiva3, Simon A. Levin4, Jane Lubchenco5, Bruce A. Menge5, Stephen R. Palumbi6, Mary E. Power7, and John Terborgh. 2016. A Keystone Ecologist. Robert Treat Paine. 1933-2016. Ecology 97: 2905–2909.  

Year 2015
Power, Mary E., Keith Bouma-Gregson, Patrick Higgins, and Stephanie M. Carlson. "The Thirsty Eel: Summer and Winter Flow Thresholds That Tilt the Eel River of Northwestern California from Salmon-Supporting to Cyanobacterially Degraded States." Copeia 103.1 (2015): 200-11.   PDF

Douglas J. McCauley, Todd E. Dawson2, Mary E. Power, Jacques C. Finlay, Mordecai Ogada, Drew B. Gower, Kelly Caylor, Wanja D. Nyingi, John M. Githaiga, Judith Nyunja, Francis H. Joyce, Rebecca L. Lewison, Justin S. Brashares. 2015. Carbon stable isotopes suggest that hippopotamus-vectored nutrients subsidize aquatic consumers in an East African river. Ecosphere, 6(4), art52.   PDF

Power, M.E., Kupferberg, S.J. Cooper, S.D. and Deas, M.L. 2015. California’s River Ecosystems. pp. 713-752 in Mooney, H.A. and E. Zavaleta. Ecosystems of California. University of California Press, Oakland, CA.   PDF

Chapin,T., Power, M.E. Pickett, S.T.A., Collins, S.D., Baron, J., Inouye, D., and Turner, M. 2015. Earth Stewardship: An initiative of the Ecological Society of America to foster engagement to sustain Planet Earth. pp. 173-194 in: Ricardo Rozzi et al. Earth Stewardship. Linking Ecology and Ethics in Theory and Practice. Springer Verlag, Berlin.   PDF

Carah, J. K., J. K. Howard, S. E. Thompson, A. G. Short Gianotti, S. D. Bauer, S. M. Carlson, D. N. Dralle, M. W. Gabriel, L. L. Hulette, B. J. Johnson, C. A. Knight, S. J. Kupferberg, S. L. Martin, R. L. Naylor, and M. E. Power. 2015. High Time for Conservation: Adding the Environment to the Debate on Marijuana Liberalization. BioScience 65:822–829.  

Ricardo Rozzi, F. Stuart Chapin III, J. Baird Callicott, S.T.A. Pickett, Mary E. Power, Juan J. Armesto, and Roy H. May, Jr. (editors). 2015. Earth Stewardship. Linking Ecology and Ethics in Theory and Practice. Springer Verlag, Berlin.  

Uno, H., and Power, M. E. 2015. Mainstem-tributary linkages by mayfly migration help sustain salmonids in a warming river network. Ecology Letters: http://doi.org/10.1111/ele.12483.  

Year 2014
Bode, Collin A., Michael P. Limm, Mary E. Power, and Jacques C. Finlay. "Subcanopy Solar Radiation Model: Predicting Solar Radiation across a Heavily Vegetated Landscape Using LiDAR and GIS Solar Radiation Models." Remote Sensing of Environment 154 (2014): 387-97   PDF

Schubel, J. R., Conrad, C. C., Debinski, D., Kareiva, P. M., Matsumoto, G. I., McKnight, D. M., Parmeson, C., Plowes, R., Power, A.G., Power, M.E., Stromberg, M.R. (2014). Enhancing the Value and Sustainability of Field Stations and Marine Laboratories in the 21st Century. Report of the National Research Council of the National Academies of Sciences, pp. 1–84.   PDF

Travis, J. Coleman, F.C. Auster, P.J. Cury, P.M., Estes, J.A., Holt, R.H., Orensanz,J.A., Peterson, C.H., Power, M.E., Steneck, R.S., Wootton, J.T.2014. The invisible fabric of nature: species interactions and fisheries management. Proc. National Academy of Sciences 111: 4644-4646.   PDF

Tewksbury, J. J., J. G. T. Anderson, J. D. Bakker, T. J. Billo, P. W. Dunwiddie, M. J. Groom, S. E. Hampton, S. G. Herman, D. J. Levey, N. J. Machnicki, C. M. Del Rio, M. E. Power, K. Rowell, A. K. Salomon, L. Stacey, S. C. Trombulak, and T. A. Wheeler. "Natural History Place in Science and Society." BioScience 64.4 (2014): 300-10.   PDF

Tsui, M. T. K., Blum, J. D., Finlay, J. C., Balogh, S. J., Nollet, Y. H., Palen, W. J., and Power, M. E. (2014). Variation in Terrestrial and Aquatic Sources of Methylmercury in Stream Predators as Revealed by Stable Mercury Isotopes. Environmental Science and Technology, 48(17), 10128–10135. http://doi.org/10.1021/es500517s.  

Year 2013
Power, M.E., J.R. Holomuzki, and R.L. Lowe. 2013. Food Webs in Mediterranean Rivers. Hydrobiologia 79(1):119-136   PDF

Estes, J.A., J. Brashares and M.E. Power. 2013. Predicting and detecting reciprocity between indirect ecological interactions and evolution. American Naturalist 181:S76-S99   PDF

Hondzo, M., Voller, V. R., Morris, M., Foufoula-Georgiou, E., Finlay, J., Ganti, V. and Power, M. E. (2013), Estimating and scaling stream ecosystem metabolism along channels with heterogeneous substrate. Ecohydrol., 6: 679–688. doi:10.1002/eco.1391   PDF

Holomuzki, J.R., P.C. Furey, R.L. Lowe, and M.E. Power. 2013. Microdistributional variability of larval caddisflies in Mediterranean-climate streams in northern California. Western North American Naturalist, 73: 261-269   PDF

Power, M.E. 2013. A guide to a habitable planet. BioScience 63: 7. Review of Resilience Practice: Building Capacity to Absorb Disturbance and Maintain Function. Brian Walker and David Salt. Island Press, 2012. 248 pp.  

The MacKenzie River Basin. June 2013. http://rosenberg.ucanr.org/RosenbergMackenzieReportFinal.pdf. Report of the Rosenberg International Forum’s Workshop on Transboundary Relations in the MacKenzie River Basin. Workshop Members” Professor Henry Vaux, Jr., Chair, Department of Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics University of California, Berkeley (Natural Resource Economics); Professor Gordon Christie.University of British Columbia (Law): Professor Helen Ingram, University of California, Irvine (Political Science), Professor Stephen Mumme, Colorado State University (Political Science); Professor Pamela D. Palmater, Centre for Indigenous Governance Ryerson University (Law); Professor John Pomeroy, University of Saskatchewan (Hydrology and Climate Science); Professor Mary Power, University of California, Berkeley (Biology); Professor David Schindler, University of Alberta (Biology, Water Chemistry); Professor Patricia Wouters, University of Dundee (Scotland) (International Law).  

Kupferberg, S.J., A. Catenazzi, and M.E. Power. 2013. Foothill yellow-legged frog conservation in relation to physical habitat and temperature. Final Report for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research Program. CEC-500-08-031.  

Year 2012
Furey, P. C., R. L. Lowe, M. E. Power, and A. M. Campbell-Craven. 2012. Midges, Cladophora, and epiphytes: shifting interactions through succession. Freshwater Science 31:93-107.   PDF

Kupferburg, S.J. , W.J. Palen, A.J. Lind, S. Bobzien, A. Catenazzie, J. Drennan, M.E. Power. 2012. Effects of flow regimes altered by dams on survival, population declines, and range-wide losses of California river-breeding frogs. Conservation biology 26(3):513-524  

David Moreno-Mateos, Mary E. Power, Francisco A. Comın, Roxana Yockteng. 2012. Structural and Functional Loss in Restored Wetland Ecosystems. Plos Biology 10: e1001247.  

Year 2011
Limm, M. and M.E. Power. 2011. The caddisfly Dicosmoecus gilvipes: making a case for a functional role J. N. Am. Benthol. Soc. 30(2): 485-492  

Limm, M. and M.E. Power. 2011. Effect of the western pearlshell mussel Margaritifera falcata on Pacific lamprey Lampetra tridentata and ecosystem processes. Oikos 120(7):1076-1082  

Schade, J.D., K. MacNeill, S. A. Thomas, F. C. McNeely, J. R. Welter, J. Hood, M. Goodrich, M. E. Power, and J. C. Finlay. 2011. The stoichiometry of nitrogen and phosphorus spiraling in heterotrophic and autotrophic streams. Freshwater Biology 56(3):424-436  

J.C. Finlay, J.M. Hood, M. Limm, M.E. Power, J.D. Schade and J.R. Welter. 2011. Light mediated thresholds in ecosystem nutrient stoichiometry in a river network. Ecology 92: 140-150  

Estes, J.A., J Terborgh, J S. Brashares, M E. Power, J Berger, W J. Bond, S R. Carpenter, T Essington, R D. Holt, J B.C. Jackson, R J. Marquis, L Oksanen, T Oksanen, R T. Paine, Ellen Pikitch, W J. Ripple, S Sandin, M Scheffer, T W. Schoener, J B. Shurin, A R.E. Sinclair, M E. Soulé, and D A. Wardle. 2011. Trophic downgrading of Planet Earth. Science 333: 301-306.  

Chapin, F. S., M. E. Power, S. T. A. Pickett, A. Freitag, J. A. Reynolds, R. B. Jackson, D. M. Lodge, C. S. Duke, S. L. Collins, A. G. Power, and A. Bartuska. 2011. Earth Stewardship: science for action to sustain the human-earth system. Ecosphere art89: doi:10.1890/ES1811-00166.00161.  

Estes, J.A., J Terborgh, J S. Brashares, M E. Power, J Berger, W J. Bond, S R. Carpenter, T Essington, R D. Holt, J B.C. Jackson, R J. Marquis, L Oksanen, T Oksanen, R T. Paine, Ellen Pikitch, W J. Ripple, S Sandin, M Scheffer, T W. Schoener, J B. Shurin, A R.E. Sinclair, M E. Soulé, and D A. Wardle. 2011. Trophic downgrading of Planet Earth. Science 333: 301-306. DOI: 10.1126/science.1205106.  

Morris, M.W.L., M. Hondzo, and M.E. Power. 2011. Scaling Glossosoma (Trichoptera) density by abiotic variables in mountain streams. Freshwater Science, 30(2): 493-506. (aka J. North Am. Benthol. Soc. 30) DOI: 10.1899/10-068.1.  

Chapin, F.S. III, Pickett, S.T.A., Power, M.E., Jackson, R.B., Carter, D.M., Duke, C. 2011. Earth Stewardship: A Strategy for Social-Ecological Transformation to Reverse Planetary Degradation. J. Environ. Studies and Sciences 1: 44–53. Special issue to commemorate Steven Schneider. DOI 10.1007/s13412-011-0010-7.  

Year 2010
Palmer, M.A., E.S. Bernhardt, W. H. Schlesinger, K.N. Eshleman, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, M. S. Hendryx, A. D. Lemly, G.E. Likens, O. L. Loucks, M.E. Power, P. S. White, and P. R. Wilcock. 2010. Consequences of mountain top mining. Science 327: 148 – 149. DOI: 10.1126/science.1180543  

Holomuzki, J.R., J.W. Feminella and M.E. Power. 2010. Biotic interactions in freshwater benthic habitats. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 29: 220-244. (Birthday Issue)  

F. Stuart Chapin, III1, Mary Power, Steward Pickett, David Carter, Robert Jackson, and Cliff Duke. 2010. Earth Stewardship: A framework to transform the trajectory of society’s relationship to the biosphere. Ecological Society of America (http://www.esa.org/earthstewardship/).  

Mary E. and F. Stuart Chapin III (compilers). 2010. Planetary Stewardship in a Changing World: Paths Towards Resilience and Sustainability. Ecological Society of America Bulletin: 164-195.  

Belnap, C.P., Pan, C. VerBerkmoes, N.C., Power, M.E., Samatova, N.F., Carver, R.L., Hettich, R.L., Banfield, J.F. 2010. Cultivation and quantitative proteomic analyses of acidophilic microbial communities. International Society of Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal: 520-530 (www.nature.com/ismej).  

Year 2009
M.E. Power, R. Lowe, P.C. Furey, J. Welter, M. Limm,J. Finlay, C. Bode, S. Chang, M. Goodrich, and J. Sculley. 2009. Algal mats and insect emergence in rivers under Mediterranean climates: Towards photogrammetric surveillance. Freshwater Biology 54:2101-2115   PDF

Cruz-Martínez, K., K.B. Suttle, E. L. Brodie, M.E. Power, G. L. Andersen, J. F. Banfield. 2009. Soil microbial communities are more resilient than overlying grassland to effects of elevated rainfall in California. International Society of Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal 3: 738–744. (www.nature.com/ismej).  

Power, M.E. and F.S. Chapin III. 2009. Planetary Stewardship. Invited Editorial, Frontiers in Ecology and Environment 7: 5.  

Power, M.E. 2009. Regulators of biotic processes in stream and river ecosystems. Encyclopedia of Inland Waters Vol. 1, Elsevier, Amsterdam, http://books.google.com/books/Power M.E. Encyclopedia of Inland Waters food webs.  

Year 2008
Power, M.E., M.S. Parker, and W.E. Dietrich. 2008. Seasonal reassembly of river food webs under a Mediterranean hydrologic regime: Floods, droughts, and impacts of fish. Ecological Monographs 78: 263-282.   PDF

Power, M.E. 2008. Biological interactions in river ecosystems. Encyclopedia of Inland Waters, in press.  

Holomuzki, J.R., J.W. Feminella and M.E. Power. 2008. Biotic interactions in freshwater benthic habitats. In revision, Journal of the North American Benthological Society (Birthday Issue)  

Michelle M. McClure, Stephanie M. Carlson, Timothy J. Beechie, George R. Pess, Jeffrey C. Jorgensen, Susan M. Sogard, Sonia E. Sultan, Damon M. Holzer, Joseph Travis, Beth L. Sanderson, Mary E. Power and Richard W. Carmichael. 2008. Evolutionary consequences of habitat loss for Pacific anadromous salmonids. Evolutionary Applications 1(2): 300-318. http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/toc/eva/1/2  

Year 2007
McNeely, C. and M.E. Power. 2007. Spatial variation in caddisfly grazing regimes within a northern California watershed. Ecology 88: 2609-2619.   PDF

Agrawal, A., D. D. Ackerly, F. Adler, B. Arnold, C. Caceres, D.F. Doak, E. Post, P. Hudson, J. Maron, K.A. Mooney, M.E. Power, D. Schemske, J. Stachowicz, S. Strauss, M.G. Turner, E. Werner. 2007. Filling key gaps in population and community ecology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 5: 143-152.   PDF

Suttle, K.B., M. A. Thomsen, and M.E. Power. 2007. Species interactions reverse grassland responses to changing climate. Science 315: 640-642.   PDF

Warnaars, T., M. Hondzo and M.E. Power. 2007. Abiotic controls on periphyton accrual and metabolism in streams: Scaling by dimensionless numbers. Water Resources Research 43: W08425.   PDF

McNeely, C., J.F. Finlay and M.E. Power. 2007. Grazer traits, competition, and carbon sources to a headwater stream food web. Ecology 88: 391-401.   PDF

Barnes, E.A., M.E. Power, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, M. Hondzo, and W.E. Dietrich. 2007. Scaling Nostoc biomass in a gravel-bedrock river: Combining local dimensional analysis with hydrogeomorphic scaling laws." Geophysical Research Letters 34: L24S26   PDF

Power, M.E. 2007. Engaging dynamic systems: review of B. Walker and D. Salt 2006. Resiliency Thinking. Sustaining ecosystems and people in a changing world. BioScience 57: 707-709.   PDF

Power, M.E. 2007. Engaging dynamic systems: review of B. Walker and D. Salt 2006. Resilience Thinking: Sustaining Ecosystems and People in a Changing World. 192 pp., BioScience 57: 707.  

Year 2006
Winsor H. Lowe, Gene E. Likens, and Mary E. Power; Linking Scales in Stream Ecology; BioScience, 2006, Vol.56, No.7, pp.591-597   PDF

Power, M.E. 2006. Environmental controls on food web regimes: a fluvial perspective. Progress in Oceanography 68: 125-133.   PDF

Paola, C., E. Foufoula-Georgiou, W. E. Dietrich, M. Hondzo, D. Mohrig, G. Parker, M. E. Power, I. Rodriguez-Iturbe, V. Voller, and P. Wilcock. 2006. Toward a unified science of the Earth's surface: Opportunities for synthesis among hydrology, geomorphology, geochemistry, and ecology. Water Resources Research 42: W03S10, doi:10.1029/2005WR004336.   PDF

Rainey, W.E., M.E. Power and S.M. Clinton. 2006. Temporal and spatial variation in aquatic insect emergence and bat activity in a restored floodplain wetland. Final Report to CALFED.   PDF

Rainey, W.E., M.E. Power and S.M. Clinton. 2006. Temporal and spatial variation in aquatic insect emergence and bat activity in a restored floodplain wetland. Final Report to CALFED.  

Year 2005
Power, M.E., Brozovic, N., Bode, C. and Zilberman, D. 2005. Spatially explicit tools for understanding and sustaining inland water ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3: 47-55.   PDF

Polis, G.A., M.E. Power and G. Huxel. (eds.) 2004. Food webs and Landscapes. U. Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. (Book)  

Travis, J. R. Lande, M. Mangel, R. A. Myers, P. Peterson, M. Power, and D. Simberloff. 2005. Recovery Science Review Panel Report December 2004. Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle WA. (anadromous versus resident salmonid conservation issues)   PDF

Year 2004
Power, Mary; Vanni, Michael; Stapp, Paul; Polis, Gary. Subsidy Effects on Managed Ecosystems: Implications for Sustainable Harvest, Conservation, and Control. G.A. Polis M.E. Power and G. Huxel. (eds.) Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 2004. pp. 387-409.   PDF Text

Power, Mary & Huxel, Gary. Preface. G.A. Polis M.E. Power and G. Huxel. (eds.) Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 2004. pp. xi-xviii   PDF Text

Suttle, K.B., M.E. Power, J.M. Levine, and C. McNeely. 2004. How fine sediment in riverbeds impairs growth and survival of juvenile salmonids. Ecological Applications 14: 969- 974.   PDF Text

Power, M.E., W. E. Rainey, M.S. Parker, J. L. Sabo, A. Smyth, S. Khandwala, J.C. Finlay, F.C. McNeely, K. Marsee, and C. Anderson. 2004. River to watershed subsidies in an old-growth conifer forest. G.A. Polis M.E. Power and G. Huxel. (eds.) Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL   PDF Text

Travis, J., R. Lande, M. Mangel, R. A. Myers, P. Peterson, M. Power, and D. Simberloff. 2004. Recovery Science Review Panel Report Aug 30-Sept. 1 2004. Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle WA. (hatchery versus wild salmon conservation issues)   PDF

Year 2003
Strayer, David; Power, Mary; Fagan, William; Pickett, Steward; Belnap, Jayne. 2003. A Classification of Ecological Boundaries. Bioscience. 53(8): 723-729.   PDF

Power, Mary E. 2003. Life Cycles, Limiting Factors and Behavioral Ecology of Four Loricariid Catfishes in a Panamanian Stream. G. Arratia, B.G. Kapoor, M. Chardon, & R. Diogio. (eds.) Catfishes. Vol. II   PDF Text

Power, M.E. 2003. Bed texture, food web structure, and juvenile salmonid rearing in North Coast California rivers. Technical Completion Report, University of California Water Resources Center UCAL-WRC-W-947.   PDF

Strayer, D.S., M.E. Power, W.F. Fagan, S.T.A. Pickett and J. Belnap. 2003 A classification of ecological boundaries. BioScience (Special Section on Ecological Boundaries), 53:723-729.  

Year 2002
Sabo, J.L., M.E. Power. 2002. Numerical response of lizards to aquatic insects and short-term consequences for terrestrial prey. Ecology, 83(11), 2002, pp. 30233036.   PDF

Finlay, J.C., Khandwala, S. and M.E. Power. 2002. Spatial Scales of Carbon Flow in River Food Web. Ecology 83: 1845-1859.   PDF

Fausch, K. D., M. E. Power, and M. Murakami. 2002. Linkages between stream and forest food webs: Shigeru Nakano's legacy for ecology in Japan. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 17: 429-434.   PDF

Power, M.E. and W.E. Dietrich. 2002. Food webs in river networks. Ecological Research 17:451-471.   PDF

Power, M.E. 2002. Shigeru Nakano's fundamental contributions to our knowledge of trophic exchange between streams and watersheds. in press (In Japanese).  

Parker, M. S., M. E. Power, and J. T. Wootton. 2002. Effects of substrate composition, stream-bed stability, and sediment supply on survival and trophic role of a dominant stream grazer. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 28:238-241.  

Sabo, J.L. and M.E. Power. 2002. River-watershed exchange: Effects of riverine subsidies on riparian lizards and their terrestrial prey. Ecology 83: 1860-1869.   PDF

Bastow, J. L., J. L. Sabo, J. C. Finlay, and M. E. Power. 2002. A basal aquatic-terrestrial trophic link in rivers: algal subsidies via shore-dwelling grasshoppers. Oecologia 131:261-268   PDF

Sabo, J. L., J. L. Bastow, and M. E. Power. 2002. Length-mass relationships for adult aquatic and terrestrial invertebrates in a California watershed. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 21:336-343   PDF

Year 2001
Power, M.E. 2001. Prey exchange between a stream and its forested watershed elevates predator densities in both habitats. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 98: 14-15.   PDF

Power, M.E. 2001. Controls on food webs in gravel-bedded rivers: the importance of the gravel-bed habitat to trophic dynamics. pp 405-422 in Mosley, M. P. (editor), Gravel-Bed Rivers V, New Zealand Hydrological Society, Wellington, New Zealand (ISBN 0-473-07486-9).   PDF Text

Power, M.E. 2001. Field biology, food web models, and management: challenges of context and scale. Oikos 94: 118-129   PDF

Thompson, J.N., O. J. Reichman, P. J. Morin, G. A. Polis, M. E. Power, R. W. Sterner, C. A. Couch, L. Gough, R. Holt, D. U. Hooper, F. Keesing, C. R. Lovell, B. T. Milne, M. C. Molles, D. W. Roberts, and S. Y. Strauss. 2001. Frontiers of Ecology. BioScience 51: 15-24   PDF

Dunne, T., J. Agee, S. Beissinger, W.E. Dietrich, D. Gray, M.E. Power, V.H. Resh, and K. Rodrigues. 2001. A scientific basis for the prediction of cumulative watershed effects. University of California Wildland Resource Center Report No. 46. 103 pp. http://nature.berkeley.edu/forestry   PDF

Laurance, W. F. R. K. Didham, and M. E. Power. 2001. Ecological boundaries: A search for synthesis. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 16: 70-71.   PDF

Wiens, J.A., V. H.Dale, F. Davis, J. J.Ewel, M. L.Hunter,Jr., J. C.Ogden, M. E.Power, M. A.Shannon. 2001. Report of the External Science Review Committee. The Nature Conservancy. http://www.conserveonline.org/2001/06/b/exsciencereviewweb   PDF

Golet, G.H., M.D. Roberts, D.R. Peterson, D.E. Jukkola, E.E. Crone, G.R. Geupel, S.L. Small, S.E. Greco, K.D. Holl, E.W. Larsen, F.K. Ligon, B.K. Orr, J.C. Vick, M.E. Power, W.E. Rainey, J.G. Silveira, D.S. Wilson, Using Science to Evaluate Restoration Efforts and Ecosystem Health on the Sacramento River Project, California, TNC proceedings, 2001. In Faber, P.M. (ed.) 2003.California Riparian Systems: Processes and Floodplain Management, Ecology, and Restoration   PDF

Harding, E.K., Crone, E.E., Eldred, B.D., Hoekstra, J.M., McKerrow A.J., Perrine, J.D., Regetz J., Rissler, L.J., Stanley, A.G., Walters, E.L., and NCEAS HCP Working Group (2001). The Scientific Foundations of Habitat Conservation Plans: a Quantitative Assessment. Conservation Biology, 15 (2) 488-500.   PDF

Marks, J.C. and M.E. Power. 2001. Nutrient induced changes in the species composition of epiphytes on Cladophora glomerata Ktz. (Chlorophyta) . Hydrobiologia 450: 187-195   PDF

Year 2000
Power, M.E. 2000. What enables trophic cascades? Commentary on Polis et al. Trends in Evolution and Ecology 15: p. 443-444.   PDF Text

Power, M.E. and W.E. Rainey. 2000. Food webs and resource sheds: Towards spatially delimiting trophic interactions. pp. 291-314- in M.J. Hutchings, E.A.John and A.J.A. Stewart (eds.) Ecological Consequences of Habitat Heterogeneity. Blackwell Scientific, Oxford, UK.   PDF

Marks, J.C., M.E. Power and M.S. Parker. 2000. Flood disturbance, algal productivity, and interannual variation in food chain length. Oikos 90: 20-27.   PDF

Year 1999
Berlow, E.L., S.A. Navarrete, C. Briggs, M.E. Power, and B.A. Menge. 1999. Quantifying variation in the strengths of species interactions. Ecology 80: 2206-2224.   PDF

Finlay, J.C., M.E. Power and G. Cabana. 1999. Effects of Water Velocity on Algal Carbon Isotope Ratios: Implications for River Food Web Studies. Limnology and Oceanography 44:1198-1203.   PDF

Year 1998
Folt, C. L., K. H. Nisow and M. E. Power. 1998. Implications of temporal and spatial scale for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) research. Can. J. Fish Aquat. Sci. 55 (Suppl. 1): 9-21.   PDF Text

Dodson, J., R.J. Gibson, R. A. Cunjak, K.D. Friedland, C.G. de Leaniz, M.R. Gross, R. Newbury, J.L. Nielsen, M.E. Power and S. Roy. 1998. Elements in the development of a conservation plan for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Can. J. Fish Aquat. Sci. 55 (Suppl. 1): 312-323.   PDF

Power, M.E. 1998. Aquatic ecosystem health in western watersheds. p. 5-6. summarized in 1998 Second Annual Chautauqua, WesternWater Governance, Hatfield Institute for International Understanding, Southwestern Oregon Community College, Coos Bay, OR Aug. 31-Sept. 2, 1998.  

Power, M.E., W.E. Dietrich, and K.O. Sullivan. 1998. Experiment, observation, and inference in river and watershed investigations. Pp. 113-132 In W.J. Resetarits and J. Bernardo, eds. Experimental Ecology: Issues and perspectives. Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford, UK.   PDF Text

Kareiva, P., Andelman, S., Doak, D., Elderd, B., Groom, M., Hoekstra, J., Hood, L., James, F., Lamoreux, J., LeBuhn, G., McCulloch, C., Regetz, J., Savage, L., Ruckelshaus, M., Skelly, D., Wilbur, H., Zamudio, K., and the NCEAS HCP Working Group*. 1998. Using science in habitat conservation plans. American Institute of Biological Sciences and National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA. [http://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/]  

Year 1997
Parker, M.S. and M.E. Power. 1997. Effect of stream flow regulation and absence of scouring floods on trophic transfer of biomass to fish in Northern California rivers. Technical Completion Report, University of California Water Resources Center UCAL-WRC-W-825.  

Power, M.E., S.J. Kupferberg, G.W. Minshall, M.C. Molles and M.S. Parker. 1997. Sustaining Western Aquatic Food Webs. pp. 45-61 inW.C. Minckley (ed.) Aquatic Ecosystems Symposium, Tempe AZ. Report to the Western Water Policy Review , a Presidential Advisory Commission.   PDF Text

Power, M.E. 1997. Estimating impacts of a dominant detritivore in a neotropical stream. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 12: 47-49.   PDF

Wootton, J.T., M.E. Power, R.T. Paine and C. Pfister. 1997. Nutrients, El Nino Events, and Food Chain Processes in the Rocky Intertidal. Proc. National Academy of Sciences 93: 13855-13858.  

Year 1996
Marks, J.C. and Cummings, M.P. 1996. DNA sequence variation in the ribosomal internal transcribed spacer region of freshwater Cladophora species (Chlorophyta). J. Phycol. 32: 1035-1042.   PDF

Wootton, J.T., M.E. Power, R.T. Paine and C. Pfister. 1996. Effects of productivity, consumers, competitors, and El Nino events on a food chain patterns in a rocky intertidal community. Proc. National Academy of Sciences 93: 13855-13858.   PDF

Carpenter, S., T. Frost, L. Persson, M. Power and D. Soto. 1996. Freshwater ecosystems: Linkages of complexity and processes. pp. 299-325 in Mooney, H.A., Cushman, J.H., Sala O.E. and Schulze, E-D. (eds.) Functional Roles of Biodiversity: A Global Perspective. Wiley, N.Y.  

Power, M.E., D. Tilman, J. A. Estes, B.A. Menge, W.J. Bond, L.S. Mills, G. Daily, J.C. Castilla, J. Lubchenco, and R.T. Paine. 1996. Challenges in the quest for keystones. BioScience 46: 609-620.   PDF Text

Wootton, J.T., M.S. Parker and M.E. Power. 1996. The effect of disturbance on river food webs. Science 273: 1558-1561.   PDF

Power, M.E., M.S. Parker and J.T. Wootton. 1996. Disturbance and food chain length in rivers. pp. 286-297 in G.A. Polis and K.O. Winemiller (eds.) Food Webs: Integration of Patterns and Dynamics. Chapman and Hall, N.Y.   PDF

Persson, L., J. Bengtsson, B.A. Menge and M.E. Power. 1996. Productivity and Consumer Regulation--Concepts, Patterns, and Mechanisms. pp. 396-434 in G.A. Polis and K.O. Winemiller (eds.) Food Webs: Integration of Patterns and Dynamics. Chapman and Hall, N.Y.   PDF Text

Power, M.E., W.E. Dietrich, and J.C. Finlay. 1996. Dams and downstream aquatic biodiversity: Potential food web consequences of hydrologic and geomorphic change. Environmental Management 20: 887-895.   PDF

Year 1995
Power, M.E., A. Sun, G. Parker, W.E. Dietrich and J.T. Wootton. 1995. Hydraulic food chain models. BioScience 45: 159-167   PDF Text

Power, M.E. 1995. Floods, Food Chains and Ecosystem Processes in Rivers. pp. 52-60 in: C.L. Jones and J.H. Lawton (eds.) Linking Species and Ecosystems. Chapman and Hall, N.Y.   PDF Text

Power, M.E. G. Parker, W.E. Dietrich, and A. Sun. 1995. How does floodplain width affect floodplain river ecology? A preliminary exploration using simulations. Geomorphology 13: 301-317   PDF

Oksanen, Tarja et al. 1995. Ideal Free Habitat Selection and Consumer-Resource Dynamics. American Naturalist 146(4): 565-585   PDF

Carpenter, S., T. Frost, L. Persson, M. Power, and D. Soto. 1995. Lakes and rivers. pp. 157-164 In H.A. Mooney and J. Lubchenco. SCOPE Global Biodiversity Assessment, UNEP.  

Power, M.E. and L. S. Mills. 1995. The Keystone Cops meet in Hilo. Trends in Evolution and Ecology 10: 182-184.   PDF Text

Power, M.E., Tilman, D., Carpenter, S.R., Huntly, N., Leibold M., Morin, P., Menge, B.A., Estes, J.A., Ehrlich, P.R., Hixon, M., Lodge, D.M., McPeek, M.A., Fauth, J.E., Reznick, D., Crowder, L.B., Holbrook, S.J., Peckarsky, B.L., Gill, D.E., Antonovics, J., Polis, G.A., Wake, D.B., Orians, G., Ketterson, E.D., Marschall, E., and S.P. Lawler. 1995. The role of experiments in ecology. Science 270:561.   PDF

Year 1994
Kupferberg, S.J., J.C. Marks and M.E. Power. 1994. Effects of Variation in Natural Algal and Detrital Diets on Larval Anuran (Hyla regilla) Life-History Traits. Copeia 1994 (2): 446-457.   PDF Text

Matthews, W.J., B.C. Harvey and M.E. Power. 1994. Spatial and temporal patterns in the fish assemblages of individual pools in a midwestern stream (USA). Environmental Biology of Fishes 39: 381 397.   PDF

Year 1993
Wootton, J.T. and M.E. Power. 1993. Productivity, consumers, and the structure of a river food chain. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 90: 1384-1387.   PDF Text

Year 1992
Power, M. E. 1992. Habitat heterogeneity and the functional significance of fish in river food webs. Ecology 73: 1675-1688.   PDF

Power, M. E. 1992. Top-down and bottom-up forces in food webs: do plants have primacy? Ecology 73: 733-746.   PDF

Power, M. E., J. C. Marks and M. S. Parker. 1992. Variation in the vulnerability of prey to different predators: Community-level consequences. Ecology 73: 2218-2223.   PDF

Power, M.E. 1992. Hydrologic and trophic controls of seasonal algal blooms in northern California rivers. Archivs fur Hydrobiologie 125: 385-410.   PDF Text

Brimhall, G.H., O.A. Chadwick, C.J. Lewis, W. Compston, I.S. Williams, K.J. Danti, W.E. Dietrich, M.E. Power, D. Hendricks, and J. Bratt. 1992. Deformational mass transport and invasive processes in soil evolution. Science 255: 695-702.   PDF

Year 1991
Power, M.E. 1991. Shifts in the effects of tuft-weaving midges on filamentous algae. Amer. Midl. Nat. 125:275-285.   PDF

Year 1990
Power, M.E. 1990. Resource Enhancement by Indirect Effects of Grazers: Armored Catfish, Algae, and Sediment. Ecology 71:897-904.   PDF

Power, M.E. 1990. Benthic turfs vs floating mats of algae in river food webs. Oikos 58:67-79.   PDF Text

Power, M. E. 1990. Effects of fish in river food webs. Science 250: 811-814.   PDF

Year 1989
Power, M.E., T.L. Dudley and S.D. Cooper. 1989. Grazing catfish, fishing birds, and attached algae in a Panamanian stream. Environ. Biol. Fishes 26: 285-294.   PDF Text

Feminella, J.W., M.E. Power, and V.H. Resh. 1989. Periphyton responses to grazing invertebrates and riparian canopy in three Northern California coastal streams. Freshw. Biol. 22:445-487.   PDF Text

Year 1988
Power, M.E., R.J. Stout, C.E. Cushing, P.P. Harper, F.R. Hauer, W.J. Matthews, P.B. Moyle, B. Statzner, and I.R. Wais de Badgen. 1988. Biotic and abiotic controls in river and stream communities. J. North Amer. Benthol. Soc. 7: 456-479.   PDF

Power, M.E., A.J. Stewart and W.J. Matthews. 1988. Grazer control of algae in an Ozark Mountain stream: Effects of short-term exclusion. Ecology 69: 1894-1989.   PDF

Matthews, W.J., A.J. Stewart and M.E. Power. 1988. Grazing fishes as components of North American stream ecosystems: effects of Campostoma anomalum. pp. 128-135 in W.J. Matthews and D.C. Heins (eds.) Ecology of North American stream fishes. Univ. Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK.   PDF Text

Year 1987
Power, M.E. 1987. Predator avoidance by grazing fishes in temperate and tropical streams: Importance of stream depth and prey size. pp. 333-351 in Kerfoot, W.C. and A. Sih. (eds.) Predation: Direct and indirect impacts in aquatic communities. Univ. Press of New England, Dartmouth, N.H.   PDF

Power, M.E. and A.J. Stewart. 1987. Disturbance and recovery of an algal assemblage following flooding in an Oklahoma stream. Amer. Midl. Nat. 117: 333-345.   PDF

Year 1986
Matthews, W.J., M.E. Power, and A.J. Stewart. 1986. Depth distributions of Campostoma grazing scars in an Ozark stream. Environ. Biol. Fish. 17: 291-297.   PDF Text

Year 1985
Power, M.E., W.J. Matthews and A.J. Stewart. 1985. Grazing minnows, piscivorous bass and stream algae: Dynamics of a strong interaction. Ecology 66: 1448-1456.   PDF

Year 1984
Power, M.E. 1984. Depth distributions of armored catfish: Predator-induced resource avoidance? Ecology 65: 523-528.   PDF

Power, M.E. 1984. Habitat quality and the distribution of algae-grazing catfish in a Panamanian stream. J. Anim. Ecol. 53: 357-374.   PDF

Power, M.E. 1984. The importance of sediment in the grazing ecology and size class interactions of an armored catfish, Ancistrus spinosus. Environ. Biol. Fish. 10: 173-181.   PDF Text

Year 1983
Power, M.E. and W.J. Matthews. 1983. Algae-grazing minnows (Campostoma anomalum), piscivorous bass (Micropterus spp.) and the distribution of attached algae in a small prairie-margin stream. Oecologia 60: 328-332.   PDF Text

Power, M.E. 1983. Grazing responses of tropical freshwater fishes to different scales of variation in their food. Environ. Biol. Fish. 9: 103-115.   PDF Text

Year 1982
Moodie, G.E.E. and M. Power. 1982. The reproductive biology of an armoured catfish, Loricaria uracantha, from Central America. Environ. Biol. Fish. 7: 143-148.   PDF Text

Year 1976
Power, M.E. and J.H. Todd. 1976. Effects of increasing temperature on social behaviour in territorial groups of pumpkinseed sunfish, Lepomis gibbosus. Environ. Pollut. 10: 217-223.   PDF Text

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