Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021-01-01 Spatial dynamics of two host-parasite relationships on intertidal oyster reefs.Diversity.  13:260. 2021-01-01
2019-05-01 Salt-marsh habitat size and location do matter: The influence of salt marsh size and landscape setting on nekton and estuarine finfish community structureEstuaries and Coasts.  42:1353-1373. 2019-05-01
2019-01-01 Salt-marsh habitat size and location do matter: The influence of salt marsh size and landscape setting on nekton and estuarine finfish community structure.Estuaries and Coasts..  42:1353-1373.. 2019-01-01
2018-01-01 Fish utilization of created vs. natural oyster reefs (Crassostrea virginica).Estuaries and Coasts..  1-7. 2018-01-01
2018-01-01 Fish utilization of created vs. natural oyster reefs (Crassotrea virginica)Estuaries and Coasts.  1-7. 2018-01-01
2017-01-01 The effects of intertidal oyster reef habitat characteristics on faunal utilizationMarine Ecology Progress Series.  581:57-70. 2017-01-01
2017-01-01 The effects of intertidal oyster reef habitat characteristics on faunal utilization.Marine Ecology Progress Series..  581:57-70.. 2017-01-01
2017-01-01 The influence of habitat characteristics on intertidal oyster Crassostrea virginica populations.Marine Ecology Progress Series..  571:121-138.. 2017-01-01
2017-01-01 The influence of habitat characteristics on intertidal oyster Crassotrea virinica populationsMarine Ecology Progress Series.  571:121-138. 2017-01-01
2015-08-01 Oyster utilization and host variation of the pea crab (Zaops ostreum)Journal of Shellfish Research.  34. 2015-08-01
2015-01-01 Oyster utilization and host variation of the pea crab (Zaops ostreum).Journal of Shellfish Research..  34:281-287. 2015-01-01
2014-08-01 Isolated salt marsh colonization by a resident species, mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), and a treatment species, pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides)Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  460:197-210. 2014-08-01
2014-01-01 Influence of salt marsh size and landscape setting on salt marsh nekton populations.Estuaries and Coasts..  37:548-560.. 2014-01-01
2014-01-01 Isolated salt marsh colonization by a resident species, mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus), and a transient species, pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides).Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology..  460:197-210.. 2014-01-01
2013-09-01 Influence of salt marsh size and landscape setting on salt marsh nekton populationsEstuaries and Coasts.  37:548-560. 2013-09-01
2011-09-01 Landscape aspects of oyster reefs: effects of fragmentation on habitat utilization.Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  409:30-41. 2011-09-01
2008-01-01 Strong seasonality of Bonamia sp infection and induced Crassostrea ariakensis mortality in Bogue and Masonboro Sounds, North Carolina, USAJournal of Invertebrate Pathology.  98:335-343. 2008-01-01
2006-03-01 Benthic community responses to nutrient enrichment and predator exclusion: influence of background nutrient concentrations and interactive effectsJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  330:105-118. 2006-03-01
2005-06-01 Importance of low salinity areas for juvenile blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, in river-dominated estuaries of southeastern United StatesJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  319:81-100. 2005-06-01
2004-06-01 The Soft-bottom Macrobenthos of North Carolina EstuariesEstuaries.  27:501-514. 2004-06-01
2004-01-01 Transplanted oyster (Crassostrea virginica) beds as self-sustaining mechanisms for water quality improvement in small tidal creeksJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  298:347-368. 2004-01-01
2003-10-01 Benthic communities of common reed Phragmites australis and marsh cordgrass Spartina alterniflora marshes in Chesapeake Bay, USAMarine Ecology Progress Series.  261:51-61. 2003-10-01
2003-01-01 Effects of oyster reefs on water quality in a tidal creek estuaryJournal of Shellfish Research.  22:753-762. 2003-01-01
2002-10-01 Top-down versus bottom-up limitation in benthic communities: direct and indirect effectsEstuaries.  25:999-1014. 2002-10-01
2002-01-01 Impacts and recovery from multiple hurricanes in a Piedmont-Coastal Plain river systemBioScience.  52:999-1010. 2002-01-01
2002-01-01 Resilience and stability in an offshore benthic community: responses to sediment borrow activities and hurricane disturbanceJournal of Coastal Research.  18:685-697. 2002-01-01
2001-10-01 Response of an estuarine benthic community to application of the pesticide Carbaryl and cultivation of Pacific oysters (Crassotrea gigas) in Willapa Bay, WashingtonMarine Pollution Bulletin.  42:826-844. 2001-10-01
2000-12-01 Sediment quality of North Carolina estuaries: An integrative assessment of sediment contamination, toxicity, and condition of benthic faunaJournal of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress and Recovery.  8:107-124. 2000-12-01
2000-10-01 Long-term trends in vegetation dominance and infaunal community composition in created marshesWetlands Ecology and Management.  8:317-325. 2000-10-01
2000-01-01 Oyster reef restoration: convergence of harvest and conservation strategiesJournal of Shellfish Research.  19:371-377. 2000-01-01
2000-01-01 The North and South Carolina coastsMarine Pollution Bulletin.  41:56-75. 2000-01-01
1999-09-01 Interactive effects of nutrient additions and predation on benthic communitiesEstuaries.  22:785-792. 1999-09-01
1999-07-01 Effects of edge fragmentation on oyster reef utilization by transient nektonJournal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society.  115:98-103. 1999-07-01
1999-03-01 Organism responses to habitat fragmentation and diversity: habitat colonization by estuarine macrofaunaJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  236:107-132. 1999-03-01
1999-01-01 Hurricane effects on water quality and benthos in the Cape Fear Watershed: Natural and anthropogenic impactsEcological Applications.  9:350-362. 1999-01-01
1999-01-01 The effects of bioturbation on the infaunal community adjacent to an offshore hardbottom reefBulletin of Marine Science.  64:21-34. 1999-01-01
1998-07-01 Temporal variability, diversity and guild structure of a benthic community in the northeastern Gulf of MexicoBulletin of Marine Science.  63:143-155. 1998-07-01
1997-04-01 Comparison of infauna associated with a macroalgae, Caulerpa prolifera, found in southeastern North CarolinaJournal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society.  113:16-21. 1997-04-01
1997-03-01 Plant and infaunal communities associated with a created marshEstuaries.  20:42-47. 1997-03-01
1996-11-01 Influence of storm disturbance on an offshore benthic communityBulletin of Marine Science.  59:523-529. 1996-11-01
1995-11-01 Settlement of blue crab postlarvae in western North Atlantic estuariesBulletin of Marine Science.  57:834-854. 1995-11-01
1995-11-01 Settlement of brachyuran postlarvae along the North Carolina coastBulletin of Marine Science.  57:793-806. 1995-11-01
1995-01-01 Influence of food and predation on the depth distribution of juvenile spot (Leiostomus xanthurus) in tidal estuariesCanadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science.  52:971-982. 1995-01-01
1995-01-01 Top-down vs. bottom-up control of benthic community composition on an intertidal tideflatJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  185:19-31. 1995-01-01
1994-09-01 Reef fish stomach contents and prey abundance on reef and sand substrata associated with adjacent artificial and natural reefs in Onslow Bay, North CarolinaBulletin of Marine Science.  55:308-318. 1994-09-01
1994-03-01 Effects of proximity to an offshore hard-bottom reef on infaunal abundancesMarine Biology.  118:745-753. 1994-03-01
1993-12-01 An evaluation of the efficiencies of several ergosterol extraction techniquesMyological Research.  97:1476-1480. 1993-12-01
1993-11-01 Effects of an introduced aquatic plant, Hydrilla verticillata, on benthic communities in the upper Chesapeake BayEstuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.  37:539-555. 1993-11-01
1993-09-01 Shallow water as a refuge habitat for fish and crustaceans in non-vegetated estuaries: an example from Chesapeake BayMarine Ecology Progress Series.  99:1-16. 1993-09-01
1992-04-01 Predation by grass shrimp, Palaemonetes pugio, on clams, Mercenaria mercenaria: size and substrate interactionsJournal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society.  108:29-34. 1992-04-01
1991-12-01 Complex predator-prey interactions within an estuarine benthic communityEcology.  72:2155-2169. 1991-12-01
1991-06-01 Effects of a burrowing mud shrimp, Upogebia pugettensis (Dana), on abundances of microfauanaJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  148:283-294. 1991-06-01
1990-01-01 Functional approaches to soft-substrate communities: How useful are they?Reviews in aquatic sciences.  2/3:343-356. 1990-01-01
1989-04-01 Effects of adult suspension- and deposit-feeding bivalves on recruitment of estuarine infauanaThe Veliger.  32:109-119. 1989-04-01
1988-08-01 Community changes associated with the spread of an introduced seagrass, Zostera japonicaEcology.  69:974-983. 1988-08-01
1987-07-01 Influence of relative mobilities on the composition of benthic communitiesMarine Ecology Progress Series.  39:99-104. 1987-07-01
1987-01-01 Effects of lowered salinity on activity of the ghost shrimp, Callianassa californiensisNorthwest Science.  61:93-96. 1987-01-01
1986-12-01 Predation on a burrowing shrimp: distribution and community consequencesJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  103:143-161. 1986-12-01
1986-06-01 Changes in a benthic community associated with dense beds of a burrowing deposit feeder, Callianassa californiensisMarine Ecology Progress Series.  31:15-22. 1986-06-01
1984-01-01 A brief description of a subtidal sabellariid (Polychaeta) reef on the southern Oregon coastPacific Science.  38:28-33. 1984-01-01
Fungal and bacterial contributions to the decomposition of Cladium and Typha leaves in nutrient enriched and nutrient poor areas of the Everglades, with a note on Ergosterol concentrations in Everglades soilsMycological Research.  104:666-670.
The effects of thin layer sand renourishment on tidal marsh processes: Masonboro Island, NCEstuaries and Coasts.  29:737-750.


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1996-01-01 A review and synthesis of data on surf zone fishes and invertebrates in the South Atlantic Bight and the potential impacts from beach renourishment.  University of North Carolina at Wilmington. 1996-01-01


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2007-01-01 Biological, Chemical, and Physical Characteristics of Tidal Freshwater Swamp Forests of the Lower Cape Fear River/Estuary, North Carolina.  Springer. 183-221. 2007-01-01
2007-01-01 Ecosystem services related to oyster restoration.  Marine Ecology Progress Series. 303-307. 2007-01-01
2004-06-01 Comparative impacts of two major hurricane seasons on the Neuse River and western Pamlico Sound ecosystems.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) of the United States of America. 9291-9296. 2004-06-01
2001-01-01 Effects of sediment removal on an offshore benthic community -- Proceedings of the Coastal Ecosystems and Federal Activities Training Symposium.  U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Southeast Region. 2001-01-01
2000-01-01 North and South Carolina coasts -- Seas of the Millennium.  Elsevier Science, Ltd.. 341-361. 2000-01-01
1999-01-01 Use of oyster reefs as habitat for epibenthic fish and decapods -- Oyster Reef Habitat Restoration: A synopsis and synthesis of approaches.  Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press. 229-237. 1999-01-01


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1997-01-01 How reasonable is it to assume enhanced productivity by artificial reefs, based on experiments in the eastern Gulf of Mexico? -- Future artificial reefs in the U.S. coastal ocean: Can science resolve the biological enhancement question?Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission. 1997-01-01


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2022-12-01 Multidisciplinary quantification of biogeomorphological impacts of living shorelines. 2022-12-01
2012-01-01 North Carolina's shellfish industry: site conditions and economic impactsNorth Carolina SeaGrant Publication. 6. 2012-01-01
2009-01-01 Monitoring effects of a potential increased tidal range in the Cape Fear ecosystem due to deepening Wilmington Harbor, North Carolina. Year 8.Reort to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 461 p.. 2009-01-01
2008-01-01 Environmental Quality of Wilmington and New Hanover County Watersheds, 2006-2007UNC Wilmington. 2008-01-01


Investigator On

  • MM-22-03: Fish Fry: Frying Pan Shoals Ecosystem Dynamics 2022-10-01 - 2026-09-01
  • REU Site: An interdisciplinary approach to research in the marine sciences for first-year students. 2022-01-01 - 2024-01-01
  • “Developing farm and market tools for shellfish mariculture in North Carolina 2021-01-01 - 2023-01-01
  • Changing SAV Communities and impacts on blue crabs: potential ecosystem and fisheries impacts of climate change 2020-01-01 - 2022-01-01
  • Assessment of nekton utilization of recently established marsh sub-habitats in Poplar Island; development of a conceptual model for testing success 2018-01-01 - 2022-01-01
  • Multidisciplinary quantification of biogeomorphical impacts of living shorelines 2019-01-01 - 2021-01-01
  • Evaluation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish culture operations in coastal regions served by the National Estuarine Research Reserve 2016-01-01 - 2020-01-01
  • Blue Heron Bowl 2019-01-01
  • North Carolina Sea Grant extension activities 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Reserve Research Support Services 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Reserve monitoring and stewardship programs 2018-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • North Carolina Sea Grant Extension Project: Moving the NOAA North Carolina Sentinel Site Cooperative forward through collaborative extension. 2017-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • A partnership for sustained fisheries management: development of a research fellowship between NCDMF and UNCW 2016-01-01 - 2019-01-01
  • Reserve Research Support Services 2017-01-01 - 2018-01-01
  • North Carolina Estuaries Restoration Project. 2015-01-01 - 2018-01-01
  • Research reserve support 2016-01-01 - 2017-01-01
  • Reserve monitoring and stewardship programs 2016-01-01 - 2017-01-01
  • Cape Fear River Basin / Southeastern Atlantic Fish and Wildlife Habitat Assessment. 2015-01-01 - 2016-01-01
  • Isaac Bear Early College 2012-01-01 - 2016-01-01
  • STAR (Scholarship Team in Action to Recruit) program. 2009-01-01 - 2015-01-01
  • Development of shellfish polyculture techniques in North Carolina 2013-01-01 - 2014-01-01
  • Enhancement of the North Carolina statewide oysters spat monitoring program 2013-01-01 - 2014-01-01
  • Identification of potential interactions between rack and cage shellfish culture and adjacent critical habitats. 2013-01-01 - 2014-01-01
  • Ecosystem function of oyster stabilization projects: Efficacy and support of local fishery 2012-01-01 - 2014-01-01
  • REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Biodiversity Conservation 2008-03-01 - 2011-04-01
  • Full Name

  • Martin H Posey