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Mariana Meerhoff

Publications
International Scientific Publications

2007

Iglesias, C., Goyenola, G., Mazzeo, N., Meerhoff, M., Rodó, E. & Jeppesen, E. (2007): Horizontal dynamics of zooplankton in subtropical Lake Blanca (Uruguay) hosting multiple zooplankton predators and aquatic plant refuges. - Hydrobiologia. 1 584: 179-189.
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Jeppesen, E., Meerhoff, M., Jacobsen, B.A., Hansen, R.S., Søndergaard, M., Jensen, J.P., Lauridsen, T.L., Mazzeo, N. & Branco, C.W.C. (2007): Restoration of shallow lakes by nutrient control and biomanipulation - the successful strategy varies with lake size and climate. - Hydrobiologia 581: 269-285.
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Jeppesen, E., Søndergaard, M., Meerhoff, M., Lauridsen, T.L. & Jensen, J.P. (2007): Shallow lake restoration by nutrient loading reduction - some recent findings and challenges ahead. - Hydrobiologia 584(1): 239-252.
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Meerhoff, M., Clemente, J.M., Teixeira de Mello, F., Iglesias, C., Pedersen, A.R. & Jeppesen, E. (2007): Can warm climate-related structure of littoral predator assemblies weaken the clear water state in shallow lakes? - Global Change Biology 13: 1888-1897.
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Meerhoff, M., Iglesias, C., Teixeira De Mello, F., Clemente, J.M., Jensen, E., Lauridsen, T.L. & Jeppesen, E. (2007): Effects of habitat complexity on community structure and predator avoidance behaviour of littoral zooplankton in temperate versus subtropical shallow lakes. - Freshwater Biology 52(6): 1009-1021.
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2006

Meerhoff, M., Fosalba, C., Bruzzone, C., Mazzeo, N., Noordoven, W. & Jeppesen, E. (2006): An experimental study of habitat choice by Daphnia: plants signal danger more than refuge in subtropical lakes. - Freshwater Biology 51: 1320-1330.
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2005

Liboriussen, L., Landkildehus, F., Meerhoff, M., Bramm, M.E., Søndergaard, M., Christoffersen, K., Richardson, K., Søndergaard, M., Lauridsen, T.L. & Jeppesen, E. (2005): Global warming: Design of a flow-through shallow lake mesocosm climate experiment. - Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 3: 1-9.
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Other scientific publications

2006

Jeppesen, E., Christoffersen, K., Kamp-Nielsen, L., Landkildehus, F., Lauridsen, T.L., Kristensen, T.B., Liboriussen, L., Meerhoff, M., Pedersen, A.R., Søndergaard, M. & Søndergaard, M. (2006): Klimaforandringers betydning for søer. I: Søndergaard, M., Kronvang. B., Pejrup, M. og Sand-Jensen, K. (red.): Vand og vejr om 100 år. Klimaforandringer og det danske vandmiljø. Hovedland. s. 74-89.

2005

Jeppesen, E., Søndergaard, M., Mazzeo, N., Meerhoff, M., Branco, C.C., Huszar, V. & Scasso, F. (2005): Lake Restoration and Biomanipulation in Temperate Lakes: Relevance for Subtropical and Tropical Lakes . In: Reddy, M.V. (Ed.): Restoration and Management of Tropical Eutropic Lakes. Enfield, N.H.: Science Publishers . pp. 341-359.

Theses

2006

Meerhoff, M. (2006): The structuring role of macrophytes on trophic dynamics in shallow lakes under a climate-warming scenario. PhD thesis. University of Aarhus, Department of Biological Sciences and National Environmental Research Institute, Departement of Freshwater Ecology. National Environmental Research Institute, Denmark. 156 pp.
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Conference presentations

2006

Barnes, M.A., Boland, B.B., Meerhoff, M., Fosalba, C., Mazzeo, N. & Burks, R.L.: That's the way the egg hatches: Determining patterns in egg size, clutch variability, and hatchling emergence in an exotic versus native population of applesnails. NABS 54th Annual Meeting , Anchorage, Alaska, USA, June 4-9, 2006.

Boland, B.B., Burks, R.L., Meerhoff, M., Fosalba, C. & Mazzeo, N.: Distinct palettes: feeding preferences between native and exotic applesnail populations. Texas Academy of Sciences Meeting, Austin, USA, 3-5 March 2006.

Boland, B.B., Meerhoff, M., Fosalba, C., Mazzeo, N. & Burks, R.L.: Distinct palettes: feeding preferences between native and exotic applesnail populations and the implications for invasion. NABS 54th Annual Meeting , Anchorage, Alaska, USA, June 5-9, 2006.

Burks, R.L., Boland, B.B., Barnes, M.A., Meerhoff, M., Fosalba, C. & Mazzeo, N.: The Tale of Two Snails: Comparing and contrasting the ecological roles of a natural versus exotic population of Pomacea. 14th International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, Key Biscaine, Florida, USA, 14-19 May 2006.

Jeppesen, E., Søndergaard, M., Lauridsen, T.L., Meerhoff, M. & Bayley, S.: Trophic dynamics in shallow lakes: the role of nitrogen, fish, water level and climate. ASLO Summer Meeting 2006, Global Challenges Facing Oceanography and Limnology, Victoria, Canada, June 4-9, 2006.

Mazzeo, N., Meerhoff, M., Rodríguez-Gallego, L., Quintans, F., Kruk, C., Scasso, F., Lacerot, G., Paggi, J. & Scheffer, M.: Alternative states in 18 subtropical shallow lakes: role of bottom-up and top-down controls. ASLO Summer Meeting 2006, Global Challenges Facing Oceanography and Limnology, Victoria, Canada, June 4-9, 2006.

Meerhoff, M., Jeppesen, E., Clemente, J.M., Teixeira de Mello, F., Jensen, E., Iglesias, C., Tunali, Y.S., Ballabio, R. & Stefanidis, K.: Trophic dynamics in temperate and subtropical shallow lakes: differential role of free-floating and submerged plants. ASLO Summer Meeting 2006, Global Challenges Facing Oceanography and Limnology, Victoria, Canada, June 4-9, 2006.

2005

Crisci, C., Mazzeo, N., Larrea, D., Meerhoff, M. & Clemente, J.M.: Main factors determining spatial and temporal pattern of submerged plants in Laguna del Potrero (Maldonado - Uruguay) . Argentinean Congress of Limnology, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.

Fosalba, C., Bruzzone, C., Meerhoff, M., Mazzeo, N. & Jeppesen, E.: Influence of Pistia stratiotes and Salvinia auriculata in horizontal migration of Daphnia obtusa. Argentinean Congress of Limnology, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.

Goyenola, G., Iglesias, C., Meerhoff, M. & Mazzeo, N.: Spatial use of the nekton community in a subtropical shallow lake without piscivorous fish (Lake Blanca Uruguay) . The 5th International Symposium on the ecology and management of Shallow Lakes, Dalfsen, The Netherlands, 5-9 June 2005.

Iglesias, C., Goyenola, G., Meerhoff, M. & Mazzeo, N.: Effects of macrophytes and predation risk on the diel distribution of cladocerans in a subtropical lake (Lake Blanca, Uruguay. The 5th International Symposium on the ecology and management of Shallow Lakes, Dalfsen, The Netherlands, 5-9 June 2005.

Iglesias, C., Meerhoff, M., Texeira De Mello, F. & Goyenola, G.: Spatial distribution of fish and zooplankton in artificial submerged and free-floating plant beds: Laguna Blanca Uruguay. Argentinean Congress of Limnology, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.

Mazzeo, N., Paradiso, M., Meerhoff, M., Gorga, J., Basf, L., Alm, G., Rodríguez-Gallego, L.R. & Sommaruga, R.: Effect of UV solar radiation on three free-floating plant species. Argentinean Congress of Limnology, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.

Meerhoff, M., Iglesias, C., Ballabio, R., Boccardi, L., Borthagaray, A., Clemente, J.M., Fosalba, C., Goyenola, G., Noordoven, W., Texeira de Mello, F. & Jeppesen, E.: Spatial distribution of zooplankton in shallow lakes along a nutrient gradient. Argentinean Congress of Limnology, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.

Meerhoff, M., Jeppesen, E., Liboriussen, L., Bramm, M.E., Landkildehus, F., Lauridsen, T.L. & Søndergaard, M.: Response of shallow lake communities to experimental climate warming. Poster presented at Shallow Lakes in a changing world, The 5th International Symposium on the ecology and management of Shallow Lakes, Dalfsen, The Netherlands, 5-9 June 2005.

Texeira de Mello, F., Iglesias, C., Meerhoff, M., Goyenola, G., Ballabio, R., Clemente, J.M. & Bruzzone, C.: Diel variation on habitat use of nekton in a eutrophic lake: submerged or free-floating plants. Argentinean Congress of Limnology,, Chascomús, Argentina, 30 October - 2 November 2005.