J.J. Renzi, E.C. Shaver, D.E. Burkepile, and B.R. Silliman (2022). The role of predators in coral disease dynamics. Coral Reefs. doi: 10.1007/s00338-022-02219-w


J.J. Renzi and B.R. Silliman (2021). Increasing grazer density leads to linear decreases in Spartina alterniflora biomass and exponential increases in grazing pressure across a barrier island. Marine Ecology Progress Series. doi: 10.3354/meps13569

T.D. Ainsworth, W. Leggat, B.R. Silliman, B.R., C.A. Lantz, J.L. Bergman, A.J. Fordyce, C.E. Page, J.J. Renzi, J. Morton, C.M. Eakin, and S.F. Heron (2021). Rebuilding relationships on coral reefs: Coral bleaching knowledge‐sharing to aid adaptation planning for reef users: Bleaching emergence on reefs demonstrates the need to consider reef scale and accessibility when preparing for, and responding to, coral bleaching. BioEssays, p.2100048. doi: 10.1002/bies.202100048


Shaver, E., J.J. Renzi, M. Bucher, and B.R. Silliman (2020). Relationships between a common Caribbean corallivorous snail and protected area status, coral cover, and predator abundance. Scientific Reports. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-73568-1

Reeves, S.E., J.J. Renzi, E.K. Fobert, B.R. Silliman, B. Hancock, and C.L. Gillies (2020). Facilitating better outcomes: How positive species interactions can improve oyster reef restoration. Frontiers in Marine Science. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00656

Ainsworth, T.A., J.J. Renzi, and B.R. Silliman (2020). Positive Interactions in the Coral Macro and Microbiome. Trends in Microbiology. doi: 10.1016/j.tim.2020.02.009

Smith, C.S., M.E. Rudd, R.K. Gittman, E.C. Melvin, V.S. Patterson, J.J. Renzi, E.H. Wellman, and B.R. Silliman (2020). Coming to terms with living shorelines: A review of novel restoration strategies for shoreline protection. Frontiers in Marine Science. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00434

Gaskins, L.C., J.P. Morton, J.J. Renzi, S.R. Valdez, and B.R. Silliman (2020). Habitat features associated with newborn Giant Shovelnose Rays (Glaucostegus typus). North Queensland Naturalist.


Renzi, J.J., Q. He, and B.R. Silliman (2019). Harnessing Positive Species Interactions to Enhance Coastal Wetland Restoration. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7: 131. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00131

Silliman, B.R., Q. He, C. Angelini, M.L. Kirwan, P. Daleo, J.J. Renzi, C.S. Smith, J. Butler, J.C. Nifong, and J. van de Koppel (2019). Field Experiments and Meta-analysis Reveal Wetland Vegetation as a Crucial Element in the Coastal Protection Paradigm. Current Biology. 29: 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2019.05.017

Renzi, J.J., W.D. Peachey, and K.L. Gerst (2019). A decade of flowering phenology of the keystone saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea). American Journal of Botany 106: 1-12. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1231 


Fong, C.R., K.S. Chancellor, J.J.Renzi, D.R Robinson, P.H. Barber, S.Y. Habtes, and P. Fong (2018). Epibionts on Turbinaria ornata, a secondary foundational macroalga on coral reefs, provide diverse trophic support to fishes. Marine Environmental Research 141:39-43. doi: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2018.08.001 

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