Lotze H, H Guest, JK O'Leary, A Tuda, D Wallace. In Press. Public perceptions of marine threats and protection from around the world. Ocean & Coastal Management.
O'Leary JK, JP Barry, PW Gabrielson, L Rogers-Bennett, DC Potts, SR Palumbi, F Micheli. 2017. Calcifying algae maintain settlement cues to larval abalone following extreme ocean acidification. Scientific Reports. Link
O'Leary JK, F Micheli, L Airoldi, C Boch, G De Leo, R Elahi, F Ferretti, NAJ Graham, SY Litvin, NH Low, S Lumis, KJ Nickols, J Wong. 2017. Resilience of marine ecosystems to climatic disturbances. BioScience. PDF
Mwampamba TH, Abrams RW, Awoyemi S, Folaranmi, Babalola D, Borokini TI, Egoh B, Idrissi HR, Koussa T, Nganje M, O’Leary JK. 2016. The implications of globalization for conservation in Africa. African Journal of Ecology 54: 133–135.
Selig, L, M Frazier, JK O'Leary, K Longo, K Kleisner, M Ranalletti, S Jupiter, B Halpern. 2015. Measuring indicators of ocean health that deliver ecosystem services in an island nation: the Ocean Health Index for Fiji. Journal of Ecosystem Services. PDF
Edmunds PJ, M Adjeroud, ML Baskett, IB Baums, AF Budd, RC Carpenter, NS Fabina, T Fan, EC Franklin, K Gross, X Han, L Jacobson, JS Klaus, TR McClanahan, JK O'Leary, MJH van Oppen, X Pochon, HM Putnam, TB Smith, M Stat, H Sweatment, R van Woesik, RD Gates. 2014. Persistence and Change in Community Composition of Reef Corals through Present, Past, and Future Climates. PloS one 9 (10), e107525. PDF
O'Leary JK, D Potts, K Schoenrock, T McClanahan. 2013. Fish and sea urchin grazing opens settlement space equally but urchins reduce survival of coral recruits . Marine Ecology Progress Series 493: 165–177. PDF
Halpern B, C Longo, D Hardy, K McLeod, J Samhouri, S. Katona, K Kleisner, S Lester, J O'Leary, M Ranelletti, A Rosenberg, C Scarborough, E Selig, B Best, D Brumbaugh, F Chapin, L Crowder, K Daly, S Doney, M Fogardy, S Gaines, K Jacobsen, L Bunce Karrer, H Leslie, D Pauly, S Polasky, K Martin, G Stone, U. Sumaila, H Tallis, D Zeller. 2012. An Ocean Health Index to assess global marine social-ecological systems. Nature 488: 615-621. PDF
Kulbicki M, J Beets, P Chabanet, K Cure, E Darling, S Floeter, R Galzin, A Green, M Harmelin-Vivien, M Hixon, Y Letourneur, T de Loma, T McClanahan, J McIlwain, G Moutham, R Myers, J O’Leary, S Planes, L Vigliola, L Wantiez. 2012. Distributions of Indo-Pacific lionfishes (Pterois spp.) in their native ranges: implications for the Atlantic invasion. Marine Ecology Progress Series 446: 189–205. PDF
Van Woesik, R, E Brown, JK O'Leary, T McClanahan, J Klaus, A Budd. 2012. Hosts of the Plio-Pleistocene past reflect modern-day coral vulnerability. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279 (1737): 2448-2456. PDF
O'Leary, JK, D Potts, JC Braga, T McClanahan. 2012. Indirect effects of fishing: reductions in crustose coralline algae suppress coral recruitment. Coral Reefs 31: 557-559 PDF
Darling, ES, SJ Green, JK O'Leary ,and I Cote. 2011 Indo-Pacific lionfish
are larger and more abundant on invaded reefs: A comparison of Kenyan and Bahamian lionfish populations. Biological Invasions 13 (9): 2045-2051. PDF
O'Leary, JK and DC Potts. 2011. The use of hierarchical sampling to understand spatial scales of variation in coral recruitment. Coral Reefs 30(4); 1013-1023. PDF
O'Leary, JK and T McClanahan. 2010. Trophic cascades result in large scale coralline algae loss through differential grazer effects. Ecology: 91(12), 2010, pp. 3584–3597 PDF
Woodson, B, D.Eerkes-Medranob, A Flores-Morales, M Foley, S Henkele, M Hessing-Lewis, D. Jacinto, L. Needles, M Nishizaki, J O’Leary, C Ostrandera, M Pespeni, K Schwageri, J Tyburczy,
K Weersing, A Kirincich, J Barth, M McManusa, L Washburn. 2007. Local diurnal upwelling driven by sea breezes in northern Monterey Bay. Continental Shelf Research 27: 2289–2302. PDF
Micheli F, G de Leo, F Ferretti, K Honey, K Kroeker, S Litvin, R Martone, D McCauley, J O'Leary, D Rosim, S Sokolow, A Stock, C Wood. 2015. Ocean Health. Contributed chapter to “Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management”, edited by T. Agardy, H. Smith, and J. L. Suarez de Vivero.
Parasi, JR, PC Selmants, H Young, J O'Leary, and ES Zavaleta. 2010. Nitrogen Enrichment. In M. Rejmanek and D. Simberloff, editors. The Encyclopedia of Invasive Species. University of California Press.
California Department of Fish and Game. 2002. Abalone Recovery and Management Plan. http://www.dfg.ca.gov/marine/armp/index.asp
Gilbert, G, B Ayala-Orozco, J Barsimantov, D Bevington, E Blascunas, M Bonilla, R Cole, R Cohen, K Holl, R Hufft, S Langridge, M Moritz, D Mulvaney, J O’Leary, L Pejchar, A Racelis, and J Ward. 2007. Making Parks Work: A thought provoking argument, not a guide. Conservation Biology 19(1): 1-3
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