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Hendriks IE, Duarte CM, Olsen YS, Steckbauer A, Ramajo L, Moore TS, Trotter JA, McCulloch M (2015) Biological mechanisms supporting adaptation to ocean acidification in coastal ecosystems. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 152: A1-A8


Hovey RK, Statton J, Fraser MW, Kendrick GA (2015) Strategy for assessing impacts in ephemeral tropical seagrasses. Marine Pollution Bulletin 101: 594-599

Kilminster K, McMahon KM, Waycott M, Kendrick GA, Scanes P, McKenzie L, O'Brien KR, Lyons M, Ferguson A, Maxwell P, Glasby T, Udy J (2015) Unravelling complexity in seagrass systems for management:  Australia as a microcosm. Science of the Total Environment 534: 97–109

Marbà N, Arias-Ortiz A, Masqué P, Kendrick GA, Mazarrasa I, Bastyan GR, Garcia-Orellana J, Duarte CM (2015) Impact of seagrass loss and subsequent revegetation on carbon sequestration and stocks. Journal of Ecology 103: 296-302

Olsen YS, Duarte CM (2015) Combined effect of warming and infection by Labyrinthula sp. on the Mediterranean seagrass Cymodocea nodosa.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 532: 101-109

Ruiz-Montoya RJ, Lowe RJ, Kendrick GA (2015) Contemporary connectivity is sustained by wind- and current-driven seed dispersal among seagrass meadows. Movement Ecology 3: 9

Samperio-Ramos G, Olsen YS, Tomas F, Marbà N (2015) Ecophysiological responses of three Mediterranean invasive seaweeds (Acrothamnion preissii, Lophocladia lallemandii and Caulerpa cylindracea) to experimental warming. Marine Pollution Bulletin 96: 418-423

Statton J, Gustin-Craig S, Dixon KW, Kendrick GA (2015) Edge effects along a seagrass margin result in an increased grazing risk on Posidonia australis transplants. PLoS ONE 10: e0137778

Thomas L, Kennington WJ, Stat M, Wilkinson SP, Kool JT, Kendrick GA (2015) Isolation by resistance across a complex coral reef seascape. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B 282: 1812

Thomson JA, Burkholder DA, Heithaus MR, Fourqurean JW, Fraser MW, Statton J, Kendrick GA (2015) Extreme temperatures, foundation species, and abrupt ecosystem change:  an example from an iconic seagrass ecosystem. Global Change Biology 21: 1463–1474

Xioa, X, de Bettignies T, Olsen YS, Agusti-Requena S, Duarte CM, Wernberg T (2015) Sensitivity and acclimation of three canopy-forming seaweeds to UVB radiation and warming. PLoS ONE 10: e0143031


Bridge TCL, Ferrari R, Bryson M, Hovey RK, Figueira WF, Williams SB, Pizarro O, Harborne AR, Byrne M (2014) Variable responses of benthic communities to anomalously warm sea temperatures on a high-latitude coral reef. PLoS ONE 9(11): e113079


Evans SM, Sinclair EA, Poore AGB, Steinberg PD, Kendrick GA, Vergés A (2014) Genetic diversity in threatened Posidonia australis seagrass meadows. Conservation Genetics 15: 717-728

Foster S, Smale DA, How J, Kendrick GA (2014) Regional-scale patterns of mobile invertebrate assemblage structure on artificial habitats off Western Australia. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 453: 43–53

Fraser MW, Kendrick GA, Statton J, Hovey RK, Zavala-Perez A, Walker DI (2014) Extreme climate events lower resilience of foundation seagrass at edge of biogeographical range. Journal of Ecology 102: 1528–1536

McMahon K, van Dijk K-J, Ruiz-Montoya L, Kendrick GA, Krauss SL, Waycott M, Verduin J, Lowe RJ, Statton J, Brown E, Duarte CM (2014) The movement ecology of seagrasses. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B 281: 20140878

Ooi JLS, Van Niel KP, Kendrick GA, Holmes KW (2014) Spatial structure of seagrass suggests that size-dependent plant traits have a strong Influence on the distribution and maintenance of tropical multispecies meadows. PLoS ONE 9(1): e86782

Ruiz-Montoya L, Lowe RJ (2014) Summer circulation dynamics within the Perth coastal waters of southwestern Australia. Continental Shelf Research 77: 81-95


Sinclair EA, Gecan I, Krauss SL, Kendrick GA (2014) Against the odds: complete outcrossing in a monoecious clonal seagrass. Annals of Botany 113: 1185-1196

Sinclair EA, Krauss SL, Anthony JM, Hovey RK, Kendrick GA (2014) The interaction of environment and genetic diversity within meadows of the seagrass Posidonia australis (Posidoniaceae). Marine Ecology Progress Series 506: 87-98

Statton J, Kendrick GA, Dixon KW, Cambridge ML (2014) Inorganic nutrient supplements constrain restoration potential of seedlings of the seagrass, Posidonia australis. Restoration Ecology 22: 196-20

Thomas L, Kendrick GA, Stat M, Travaille KL, Shedrawi G, Kennington WJ (2014) Examining population structure of the Pocillopora damicornis morphospecies along the world heritage Ningaloo coast, Western Australia. Marine Ecology Progress Series 513: 111-119

Thomson JA, Burkholder DA, Heithaus MR, Fourqurean JW, Fraser MW, Statton J, Kendrick GA (2014) Extreme temperatures, foundation species, and abrupt ecosystem change: an example from an iconic seagrass ecosystem. Global Change Biology 21: 1463-1474


Brearley A (2013) Revisiting the Blackwood River and the Hardy Inlet, 40 years of change. An environmental review of the Blackwood River estuary Western Australia 1974–2010. Ernest Hodgkin Trust for Estuary Education and Research. 


Kendrick GW, Brearley A (2013) A new species of Tellina (Tellinides) (Bivalvia: Tellinidae) from Western Australia. Journal of the Malacological Society of Australia  6: 181-190


Sinclair EA, Verduin J, Krauss SL, Hardinge J, Anthony JM, Kendrick GA (2013) A genetic assessment of a successful seagrass meadow (Posidonia australis) restoration trial. Ecological Management and Restoration 14: 68-71

Statton J, Cambridge ML, Dixon KW, Kendrick GA (2013) Aquaculture of Posidonia australis seedlings for seagrass restoration programs:  Effect of sediment type and organic enrichment on growth. Restoration Ecology 21: 250-259


Cambridge ML, Fraser MW, Holmer M, Kuo J, Kendrick GA (2012) Hydrogen sulfide intrusion in seagrasses from Shark Bay, Western Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 63: 1027-1038

de los Santos CB, Brun FG, Onoda Y, Cambridge ML, Bouma TJ, Vergara JJ, Pérez-Lloréns JL (2012) Leaf-fracture properties correlated with nutritional traits in nine Australian seagrass species: implications for susceptibility to herbivory. Marine Ecology Progress Series 458: 89-102

Fourqurean JW, Duarte CM, Kennedy H, Marbà N, Holmer M, Mateo MA, Apostolaki ET, Kendrick GA, Krause-Jensen D, McGlathery KJ, Serrano O (2012) Seagrass ecosystems as a significant global carbon stock. Nature Geoscience 5: 505–509

Fraser MW, Kendrick GA, Grierson PF, Fourqurean JW, VanderKlift MA, Walker DI (2012) Nutrient status of seagrasses cannot be inferred from system-scale distribution of phosphorus in Shark Bay, Western Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 63: 1015–1026

Hovey RK, Cambridge ML, Kendrick GA (2012) Season and sediment nutrient additions affect the root architecture in the temperate seagrasses Posidonia australis and P. sinuosa. Marine Ecology Progress Series 46: 23-30

Hovey RK, Van Niel KP, Bellchambers LM, Pember MB (2012) Modelling deep water habitats to develop a spatially explicit, fine scale understanding of the distribution of the western rock lobster, Panulirus cygnus. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34476

Kendrick GA, Fourqurean JWB, Fraser MW, Heithaus MR, Jackson G, Friedman K, Hallac D (2012) Science behind management of Shark Bay and Florida Bay, two P-limited subtropical systems with different climatology and human pressures. Marine and Freshwater Research 63: 941-951

Kendrick GA, Waycott M, Carruthers T, Cambridge ML, Hovey RK, Krauss SL, Lavery P, Les DH, Lowe R, Mascaró O, Ooi Lean Sim J, Orth RJ, Rivers DO, Ruiz-Montoya L, Sinclair EA, Statton J, van Dijk K-J, Verduin J (2012) The central role of dispersal in the maintenance and persistence of seagrass populations. BioScience 62: 56-65

Ruiz-Montoya L, Lowe RJ, Van Niel KP, Kendrick GA (2012) The role of hydrodynamics on seed dispersal in seagrasses. Limnology and Oceanography 57: 1257-1265

Smale DA, Kendrick GA, Harvey ES, Langlois TJ, Hovey RK, Van Niel KP, Waddington KI, Bellchambers LM, Pember MB, Babcock RC, Vanderklift MA, Thomson DP, Jakuba MV, Pizarro O, Williams SB (2012) Regional-scale benthic monitoring for ecosystem-based fisheries management (EBFM) using an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV). ICES Journal of Marine Science 69: 11108-1118

Statton J, Dixon KW, Hovey RK, Kendrick GA (2012) A comparative assessment of approaches and outcomes for seagrass revegetation in Shark Bay and southern Florida. Marine and Freshwater Research 63: 984-993


Aires T, Marbà N, Cunha RL, Kendrick GA, Walker DI, Serrão EA, Duarte CM, Arnaud-Haond S (2011) Evolutionary history of the seagrass genus Posidonia. Marine Ecology Progress Series 421: 117-130

Hovey RK, Cambridge ML, Kendrick GA (2011) Direct measurements of root growth and productivity in the seagrasses Posidonia australis and P. sinuosa. Limnology and Oceanography 56: 394-402

Ooi Lean-Sim J, Kendrick GA, Van Niel KP, Yang Amri A 2011 Knowledge gaps in tropical Southeast Asian seagrass systems. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 92: 118-13

Ooi Lean-Sim J, Kendrick GA, Van Niel KP (2011) Effects of sediment burial on tropical ruderal seagrasses are moderated by clonal integration. Continental Shelf Research 31: 1945-1954 

Renton M, Airey M, Cambridge ML, Kendrick GA (2011) Modelling seagrass growth and development to evaluate transplanting strategies for restoration. Annals of Botany 108: 1213-1223

Rivers DO, Kendrick GA, Walker DI (2011) Microsites play an important role for seedling survival in the seagrass Amphibolis antarctica. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 401: 29-35

Short FT, Polidoro B, Livingstone SR, Carpenter KE, Bandeira S, Bujang JS, Calumpong HP, Carruthers TJB, Coles RG, Dennison WC, Erftemeijer PLA, Fortes MD, Freeman AS, Jagtap TG, Kamal AHM, Kendrick GA, Judson Kenworthy W, La Nafie YA, Nasution IM, Orth RJ, Prathep A, Sanciangco JC, Tussenbroek Bv, Vergara SG, Waycott M, Zieman JC (2011) Extinction risk assessment of the world's seagrass species. Biological Conservation 144: 1961-1971

Smale DA, Langlois TJ, Kendrick GA, Meeuwig JJ, Harvey ES (2011) From fronds to fish: the use of indicators for ecological monitoring in marine benthic ecosystems, with case studies from temperate Western Australia. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 21: 311-337

Wernberg T, Russell BD, Moore PJ, Ling SD, Smale DA, Campbell AH, Coleman MA, Steinberg PD, Kendrick GA, Connell SD (2011) Impacts of climate change in a global hotspot for temperate marine biodiversity and ocean warming. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 400: 7-16

Wernberg T, Thomsen MS, Tuya F, Kendrick GA (2011) Biogenic habitat structure on reefs change along a latitudinal gradient in temperate ocean climate. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 400: 264-271

White KS, Westera MB, Kendrick GA (2011) Spatial patterns in fish herbivory in a temperate Australian seagrass meadow. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 93: 366-374

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