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Emery, KA, VR Kramer, NK Schooler, KM Michaud, JR Madden, DM Hubbard, RJ Miller, JE Dugan. 2022. Habitat partitioning by mobile intertidal invertebrates of sandy beaches shifts with the tides. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.3920


Page, HM, J Schamel, KA Emery, NK Schooler, JE Dugan, A Guglielmino, DM Schroeder, L Palmstrom, DM Hubbard, RJ Miller. Diet of a threatened endemic fox reveals variation in sandy beach resource use on California Channel Islands. PLoS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0258919

Emery, KA, JE Dugan, RA Bailey, RJ Miller. 2021. Species identity drives ecosystem function in subsidy-dependent sandy beach ecosystems. Oikos. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-021-05002-w

Lowman, HE, KA Emery, JE Dugan, RJ Miller. 2021. Nutritional quality of giant kelp declines due to warming ocean temperatures. Oecologia. DOI: 10.1111/oik.08619


*Michaud, KM, KA Emery, DM Hubbard, JE Dugan, RJ Miller. 2019. Lack of resource partitioning among co-occuring sandy beach consumers. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2019.03.014

*Lowman, HE, KA Emery, L Kubler-Dudgeon, JE Dugan, JM Melack. 2019. Contribution of macroalgal wrack consumers to dissolved inorganic nitrogen concentrations in intertidal pore waters of sandy beaches. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2019.02.004


Dugan, JE, KA Emery, M Alber, CR Alexander, JE Byers, AMM Gehman, N McLenaghan, SE Sojka. 2017. Generalizing ecological effects of shoreline armoring across soft sediment environments. Estuaries and Coasts. DOI: 10.1007/s12237-017-0254-x

Dugan, JE, DM Hubbard, A Snyder, K Emery, PL Barnard, D Hoover, A Foxgrover, A O’Neill. 2017. Santa Barbara area coastal ecosystem vulnerability assessment (chapter 6: Beaches). CASG-17-009

D’Odorico, P, JL Natyzak, EA Castner, KF Davis, KA Emery, JA Gephart, AM Leach, ML Pace, JN Galloway. 2017. Ancient water supports today’s energy needs. Earth’s Future. 5: 515-519. DOI: 10.1002/2017EF000544


Greiner, JT, KJ McGlathery, GM Wilkinson, KA Emery. 2016. Sources of sediment carbon sequestered in restored seagrass meadows. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 551: 95-105. DOI: 10.3354/meps11722

Davis KF, JA Gephart, AM Leach, KA Emery, P D’Odorico, ML Pace, JN Galloway. 2016. Meeting future food demand with current agricultural resources. Global Environmental Change. 39: 125-132. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.05.004

Emery, KA, GM Wilkinson, VF Camacho-Ibar, ML Pace, KJ McGlathery, JM Sandoval-Gil, J Hernández-López. 2016. Resource use of an aquacultured oyster (Crassostrea gigas) in the reverse estuary Bahía San Quintín, Baja California, México. Estuaries and Coasts. 39: 866-874. DOI:10.​1007/​s12237-015-0021-9

Leach, AM, KA Emery, KF Davis, JA Gephart, J Carr, ML Pace, P D’Odorico, JN Galloway. 2016. Environmental impact food labels combining carbon, nitrogen, and water footprints. Food Policy. 61: 213-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.foodpol.2016.03.006

Murphy AE, KA Emery, IC Anderson, ML Pace, MJ Brush, JE Rheuban. 2016. Quantifying the effects of commercial clam aquaculture on C and N cycling: An integrated ecosystem approach. Estuaries and Coasts. 39: 1746-1761. DOI: 10.1007/s12237-016-0106-0

Gephart, JA, KF Davis, KA Emery, AM Leach, JN Galloway, ML Pace. 2016. The environmental cost of subsistence: Optimizing diets to minimize footprints. Science of the Total Environment. 553: 120-127. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.02.050

Emery, KA, JA Gephart, GM Wilkinson, AF Besterman, ML Pace. 2016. Exploring trophic cascades in lake food webs with a spreadsheet model. Learner-Centered Teaching Activities for Environmental and Sustainability Studies. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-28543-6


*Emery, KA, GM Wilkinson, FG Ballard, ML Pace. 2015. Use of allochthonous resources by zooplankton in reservoirs. Hydrobiologia. 758:257-269 DOI: 10.1007/s10750-015-2338-6