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Anthoff, D., Nicholls, R.J., Tol, R.S.J. and Vafeidis, A.T. (2006). Global and regional exposure to large rises in sea-level: a sensitivity analysis. Working Paper 96. Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Norwich

Bellwood, D. R., Hughes, T. P., Folke, C., and Nyström, M. (2004) Confronting the coral reef crisis. Nature 429 (6994): 827-833.

Botsford, L. W., Lawrence, C. A., Dever, E. P., Hastings, A. and Largier, J. (2006) Effects of variable winds on biological productivity on continental shelves in coastal upwelling systems. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography 53 (25-26): 3116-3140.

Briggs, J. C. (2007) Marine biogeography and ecology: Invasions and introductions. Journal of biogeaography 34: 193-198.

Brown, C., Corcoran, E., Herkenrath, P., and Thonell, J. (2006) Marine and coastal ecosystem,s and human wellbeing. Synthesis. UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, 65 p.

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Caldeira, K., Jain, A. K., and Hoffert, M. I. (2003) Climate sensitivity uncertainty and the need for energy without CO2 emission. Science 299 (5615): 2052-2054.

Canals, M., Puig, P., Durrieu de Madron, X., Heussner, S., Palanques, A., Fabres, J. (2006). Flushing submarine canyons. Nature 444, 354-357.

Callaway, R., Engelhard, G. H., Dann, J., Cotter, J., and Rumohr, H. (2007). A century of North Sea epibenthos and trawling: comparison between 1902-1912, 1982-1985 and 2000. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 346: 27-43.

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Cheung, W. W. L., Watson, R., Morato, T, Pitcher, T. J., and Pauly, D. (2007) Intrinsic vulnerability in the global fish catch. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 333: 1-12.

Coll, M., Santojanni, A., Palomera, I., Tudela, S., Arneri, E. (2007). An ecological model of the Northern and Central Adriatic Sea: Analysis of ecosystem structure and fishing impacts. Journal of Marine Systems 67 (1-2): 119-154.

Company, J.B., Puig, P., Sardà, F., Palanques, A., Latasa, M. and Scharek, R. (2008) Climate influence on deep sea populations. PLoS ONE 3(1): e1431: 1-8

Daskalov, G. M., Grishin, A. N., Rodinov, S., and Mihneva, V. (2007) Trophic cascades triggered by overfishing reveal possible mechanisms of ecosystem regime shifts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104 (25): 10518-10523.

Davies, A. J., Roberts, J. M., Hall-Spencer, J. (2007). Preserving deep-sea natural heritage: Emerging issues in offshore conservation and management. Biological Conservation 138 (3-4): 299-312.

DCruz, T., Creech, S. and Fernandez, J. (1994) Comparison of catch rates and species composition from artificial and natural reefs in Kerala, India. Bulletin of Marine Sciences 55 (2-3): 1029-1037.

de Juan, S., Cartes, J. E., and Demestre, M. (2007) Effects of commercial trawling activities in the diet of the flat fish Citharus linguatula (Osteichthyes : Pleuronectiformes) and the starfish Astropecten irregularis (Echinodermata : Asteroidea). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 349 (1): 152-169.

Dodds, L. A., Roberts, J. M., Taylor, A. C., and Marubini, F. (2007) Metabolic tolerance of the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa (Scleractinia) to temperature and dissolved oxygen change. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 349 (2): 205-214.

Donner, S. D., Skirving, W. J., Little, C. M., Oppenheimer, M., and Hoegh-Guldberg, O. (2005) Global assessment of coral bleaching and required rates of adaptation under climate change. Global Change Biology 11 (12): 2251-2265.

Durrieu de Madron, X., Zervakis, V., Theocharis, A. and Georgopoulos, D., (2005). Comments to “Cascades of dense water around the world ocean’’. Progr. Oceanogr., 64: 83–90.

Eastwood, P. D., Mills, C. M., Aldridge, J. N., Houghton, C. A., Rogers, S. I. (2007). Human activities in UK offshore waters: an assessment of direct, physical pressure on the seabed. ICES Journal of Marine Science 64 (3): 453-463.

Edgar, G. J., Samson, C. R., and Barrett, N. S. (2005) Species extinction in the marine environment: Tasmania as a regional example of overlooked losses in biodiversity. Conservation Biology. 19 (4): 1294-1300.

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Fergusson, K., Graham, K. J., Compagno, L. J. V., (2008). Distribution, abundance and biology of the smalltooth sandtiger shark Odontaspis ferox (Risso, 1810) (Lamniformes: Odontaspididae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 81 (2): 207-228.

Freiwald, A., Fosså, J. H., Grehan, A., Koslow, T and Roberts, J. M. (2004). Cold-water coral reefs. UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge,, 84 p.

Garcia, C. B., Duarte, L. O., Altamar, J., and Manjarres, L. M. (2007) Demersal fish density in the upwelling ecosystem off Colombia, Caribbean Sea: Historic outlook. Fisheries Research. 85 (1-2): 68-73.

Glover, A. G., and Smith, C. R. (2003) The deep-sea floor ecosystem: current status and prospects of anthropogenic change by the year 2025. Environmental Conservation. 30 (3): 219-241.

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Gollasch, S. (2006) Overview on introduced aquatic species in European navigational and adjacent waters. Helgol. Mar. Res. 60: 84-89.

Graham, K. J., Andrew, N. L., and Hodgson, K. E. (2001) Changes in relative abundance of sharks and rays on Australian South East Fishery trawl grounds after twenty years of fishing. Marine and Freshwater Research. 52 (4): 549-561.

Gray, J. S., Dayton, P, Thrush, S., Kaiser, M. J. (2006). On effects of trawling, benthos and sampling design. Marine Pollution Bulletin 52 (8): 840-843.

Gregory, J. M. et al. (2005). A model intercomparison of changes in the Atlantic thermohaline circulation in response to increasing atmospheric CO2 concentration. Geophys. Res. Lett. 32.
Guinotte, J. M., Orr, J., Cairns, S., Freiwald, A., Morgan, L., and George, R. (2006) Will human-induced changes in seawater chemistry alter the distribution of deep-sea scleractinian corals? Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 4 (3): 141-146.

Hall-Spencer J.M., Rogers A.D., Davies J.S., and Foggo A. (2007) Historical deep-sea coral distribution on seamounts, oceanic islands and continental shelf slope habitats in the NE Atlantic. Bulletin of Marine Science.  In press.

Harley, C. D. G. and Rogers-Bennett, L.  (2004) The potential synergistic effects of climate change and fishing pressure on exploited invertebrates on rocky intertidal shores. California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations Reports. 45: 98-110.

Heussner, S., Durrieu de Madron, X., Calafat, A., Canals, M., Carbonne, J., Delsaut, N. and Saragoni, G., (2006). Spatial and temporal variability of downward particle fluxes on a continental slope: lessons from an 8-yr experiment in the Gulf of Lions (NW Mediterranean); Marine Geology, 234 (1-4): 63-92. 

Hiddink, J. G., Jennings, S., Kaiser, M.J. (2006a). Indicators of the ecological impact of bottom-trawl disturbance on seabed communities. Ecosystems 9 (7): 1190-1199.
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Hiddink,  J.G., Jennings, S., Kaiser, M. J., et al. (2006c). Cumulative impacts of seabed trawl disturbance on benthic biomass, production, and species richness in different habitats. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63 (4): 721-736.

Hiddink, J. G., Jennings, S., Kaiser, M.J. (2007). Assessing and predicting the relative ecological impacts of disturbance on habitats with different sensitivities. Journal of Applied Ecology 44 (2): 405-413.

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Hixon, M. A. and Tissot, B. N.  (2007) Comparison of trawled vs untrawled mud seafloor assemblages of fishes and macroinvertebrates at Coquille Bank, Oregon. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 344 (1): 23-34.

Hutchings, J. A. (2001) Influence of population decline, fishing, and spawner variability on the recovery of marine fishes. Journal of Fish Biology. 59: 306-322.
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Kaiser, M. J., Clarke, K. R., Hinz, H., Austen, M. C. V., Somerfield, P. J., Karakassis, I. (2006). Global analysis of response and recovery of benthic biota to fishing. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 311: 1-14.

Kensington, E. L., Kenchington, T. J., Henry, L. A., Fuller, S., and Gonzalez, P. (2007). Multi-decadal changes in the megabenthos of the Bay of Fundy: The effects of fishing. Journal of Sea Research 58 (3): 220-240.

Keunecke, K. A., D’Incao, F., Fonseca, D. B. Growth and mortality of Hepatus pudibundus (Crustacea: Calappidae) in south-western Brazil. (2007). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 87 (4): 885-891.

Koslow, J. A., Gowlett-Holmes, K., Lowry, J. K., O’Hara, T., Poore, G. C. B., and Williams, A. (2001) Seamount benthic macrofauna off southern Tasmania: community structure and impacts of trawling. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 213: 111-125.

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