Ecology

Distinguishing between natural and man-made processes.

algal bloom on estuary

High nutrient loads discharging into estuarine systems cause algal blooms

  • Gomez, B., Baisden, T. and Rogers, K. 2010. Variable composition of particle-bound organic carbon in steepland river systems. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface (In Press).
  • Rogers, KM. 2009. Using stable isotopes to detect land use change and nitrogen sources in aquatic systems. IAEA Techdoc Chapter. Vienna, Austria 33 p. (in Press)
  • Rogers KM., Nicolini, E. Gaultier V. 2010. A multi-isotopic approach to the identification of high altitude nitrate sources in drinking water in Réunion Island. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology (submitted).
  • Kolasinski J., Frouin P., Sallon A., Rogers K., Bruggemann H.J. & Potier M. 2009. Feeding ecology and ontogenetic dietary shift of yellowstripe goatfish Mulloidichthys flavolineatus (Mullidae) at Reunion Island, SW Indian Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 386:181-195.
  • Page, MJ., Trustrum, N.A., Orpin, A.R., Carter, L., Gomez, B., Cochran, U.A., Mildenhall, D.C., Rogers, K.M., Brackley, H.L., Palmer, A.S. and Northcote, L. 2009. Storm frequency and magnitude in response to Holocene climate variability, Lake Tutira, North-Eastern New Zealand. Marine Geology, 10.1016/j.margeo.2009.10.019.
  • Payet, N., Nicolini, E., Rogers, K.M., Vauclin, M., and Saint-Macary, H. 2010. Evidence of soil pollution by nitrates derived from pig effluent using 18O and 15N isotope analyses. Agronomy for Sustainable Development (In Press).
  • Orpin, A.R., Carter, L., Page, M.J., Cochran, U.A., Trustrum, N.A., Gomez, B., Palmer, A.S., Mildenhall., D.C., Rogers, K.M., Brackley, H.L., Northcote, L. 2009. Holocene sedimentary record from Lake Tutira as a Source-to-Sink template for watershed erosion under the vigorous maritime climate of the active northeastern margin of New Zealand. Marine Geology,10.1016/j.margeo.2009.10.022.