(Lab Members, Graduate Students, † Postdocs, † † Staff, * Undergraduate Students, ** High School Students)

RO Santos, WR James†, JA Nelson, JS Rehage, J Serafy, SJ Pittman, D Lirman. 2022. Influence of seascape spatial pattern on the trophic niche of an omnivorous fish. Ecosphere. Published online February 2022.

WR James†, RO Santos, JS Rehage, JC Doerr, JA Nelson. 2021. E-scape: consumer specific landscapes of energetic resources derived from stable isotope analysis and remote sensing. Journal of Animal Ecology. Published online November 2021.

JR Rodemann , WR James†, RO Santos, BT Furman, ZW Fratto, V Bautista††, JL Hernandez, NM Viadero, JO Linenfelser, LA Lacy, MO Hall, CR Kelble, C Kavanaugh, JS Rehage. 2021. Impact of Extreme Disturbances on Suspended Sediment in Western Florida Bay: Implications for Seagrass Resilience. Published online July 2021.

EB Rastetter, MD Ohman, KJ Elliot, JS Rehage, VH Rivera-Monroy, RE Boucek, E Castaneda-Moya, TM Danielson, L Gough, PM Groffman, C Rhett Jackson, C Ford Miniat, GR Shaver. 2021. Time lags: insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network. Ecosphere. Published online May 2021.

ME Kimball, RM Connolly, SB Alford, DD Colombano, WR James†, MD Kenworthy, GS Norris, J Ollerhead, S Ramsden, JS Rehage, EL Sparks, NJ Waltham, TA Worthington, MD Taylor. 2021. Novel Applications of Technology for Advancing Tidal Marsh Ecology. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online March 2021.

C Friess, SK Lowerre-Barbieri, GR Poulakis, N Hammerschlag, JM Gardiner, AM Kroetz, K Bassos-Hull, J Bickford, EC Bohaboy, RD Ellis, H Menendez, WF Patterson III, ME Price, JS Rehage, CP Shea, MJ Smukall, S Walters Burnsed, KA Wilkinson, J Young, AB Collins, BC DeGroot, CT Peterson, C Purtlebaugh, M Randall, RM Scharer, RW Schloesser, TR Wiley, GA Alvarez, AJ Danylchuk, AG Fox, RD Grubbs, A Hill, JV Locascio, PM O’Donnell, GB Skomal, FG Whoriskey, LP Griffin. 2021. Regional-scale variability in the movement ecology of marine fishes revealed by an integrative acoustic tracking network. Marine Ecology Progress Series. Published online March 2021.

SJ Pittman, KL Yates, PJ Bouchet, D Alvarez-Berastegui, S Andréfouët, SS Bell, C Berkström, C Boström, CJ Brown, RM Connolly, R Devillers, D Eggleston, BL Gilby, M Gullström, BS Halpern, M Hidalgo, D Holstein, K Hovel, F Huettmann, EL Jackson, WR James†, JB Kellner, CY Kot, V Lecours, C Lepczyk, I Nagelkerken, J Nelson, AD Olds, RO Santos, KL Scales, DC Schneider, HT Schilling, C. Simenstad, I. M. Suthers, E. A. Treml, LM Wedding, P Yates, M Young. 2021. Seascape ecology: identifying research priorities for an emerging ocean sustainability science. Marine Ecology Progress Series. Published online March 2021.

JR Blanchard, RO Santos, JS Rehage. 2021. Sociability interacts with temporal environmental variation to spatially structure metapopulations: A fish dispersal simulation in an ephemeral landscape. Ecological Modeling. Published online March 2021.

RJ Rezek†, JA Massie, JA Nelson, RO Santos, NM Viadero, RE Boucek, JS Rehage. 2020. Individual consumer movement mediates food web coupling across a coastal ecosystem. Ecosphere. Published online Dec 2020.

JS Rehage, EF Maurer, LK Lopez, A Sih. 2020. A closer look at invasiveness and relatedness: life histories, temperature, and establishment success of four congeners. Ecosphere. Published online Nov 2020.

R Baker, MD Taylor, KW Able, MW Beck, J Cebrian, DD Colombano, RM Connolly, C Currin, LA Deegan, IC Feller, BL Gilby, ME Kimball, TJ Minello, LP Rozas, C Simenstad, E Turner, NJ Waltham, MP Weinstein, SL Ziegler, P.S.E. zu Ermgassen, C Alcott, SB Alford, MA Barbeau, SC Crosby, K Dodds, A Frank, J Goeke, LA Goodridge Gaines, FE Hardcastle, CJ Henderson, WR James†, MD Kenworthy, J Lesser, D Mallick, CW Martin, AE McDonald, C McLuckie, BH Morrison, JA Nelson, GS Norris, J Ollerhead, JW Pahl, S Ramsden, JS Rehage, JF Reinhardt, RJ Rezek†, LM Risse, J.A.M. Smith, EL Sparks, LW Staver. 2020. Fisheries rely on threatened salt marshes. Science. Published online Nov 2020. DOI: 10.1126/science.abe9332

WR James†, ZM Topor, RO Santos†. 2020. Seascape Configuration Influences the Community Structure of Marsh Nekton. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online Oct 2020.

JM Harris, WR James†, JS Lesser, JC Doerr, JA Nelson. 2020. Foundation Species Shift Alters the Energetic Landscape of Marsh Nekton. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online Oct 2020.

JL Pierce, MV Lauretta, RJ Rezek, JS Rehage. 2020. Survival of Florida Largemouth Bass in a coastal refuge habitat across years of varying drying severity. American Fisheries Society. Published online Oct 2020.

CE Brown, MG Bhat, JS Rehage. 2020. Valuing Ecosystem Services under Climate Risk: A Case of Recreational Fisheries in the Florida Everglades. American Society of Civil Engineers. Published online Oct 2020.

BL Gilby, MP Weinstein, R Baker, J Cebrian, SB Alford, A Chelsky, D Colombano, RM Connolly, CA Currin, lC Feller, A Frank, JA Goeke, LA Goodridge Gaines, FE Hardcastle, CJ Henderson, CW Martin, AE McDonald, BH Morrison, AD Olds, JS Rehage, NJ Waltham, SL Ziegler. 2020. Human Actions Alter Tidal Marsh Seascapes and the Provision of Ecosystem Services. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online Sep 2020.

BA Strickland, K Gastrich, F Mazzotti, JA Massie, V Paz, N Viadero, JS Rehage, & MR Heithaus. 2020. Variation in movement behavior of alligators after a major hurricane. Animal Biotelemetry. Published online February 2020.

Baktoft H, Gjelland K, Økland F, JS RehageJR RodemannRS Corujo†N Viadero, & UH Thygesen. 2019. Opening the black box of high resolution fish tracking using yaps. bioRxiv. Published online Dec 2019.

JS Rehage, LK Lopez, & A Sih. 2019. A comparison of the establishment success, response to competition, and community impact of invasive and non-invasive Gambusia species. Biol Invasions. Published online Nov 2015.

Gervasi C. December 2019. Poor Jack: The Plight of a Forgotten Fish. Fisheries 44: 12. DOI: 10.1002/fsh.10344

  • Selected as winning article in American Fisheries Society’s 2019 Student Writing Contest
    • featured in American Fisheries Society’s January 2020 newsletter

Abbas MM, A Melesse, L Scinto, & JS Rehage. 2019. Satellite estimation of chlorophyll-a using moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor in shallow coastal water bodies: validation and improvement. Water 11: 162.

Strickland BA, JA Massie, N Viadero††, RO Santos†, KR Gastrich, V Paz, PO’Donnell, AM Kroetz, DT Ho, JS Rehage, & MR Heithaus. 2019. Movements of juvenile bull sharks in response to a major hurricane within a tropical estuarine nursery area. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online Aug 2019.

Massie JA, BA Strickland, RO Santos†, J Hernandez, N Viadero††, RE Boucek, H Willoughby, M. Heithaus, & JS Rehage. 2019. Going downriver: Hurricane driven movements of Common Snook in response to hurricane conditions a subtropical coastal river. Estuaries and Coasts Published online Aug 2019.

Eggenberger C, RO Santos†, TA Frankovich, WR James, CJ Madden, JA Nelson, & JS Rehage. 2019. Coupling telemetry and stable isotope techniques to unravel movement: Snook habitat use across variable nutrient environments. Fisheries Research 218: 35-47.

Adams JA, JS Rehage, & SJ Cooke. 2019. A multi-methods approach is essential for effective management and conservation of the ecotourism-based recreational flats fishery (Introductory paper to special issue on Fishes of the Flats). Environmental Biology of Fishes 102: 105-115.

Kroloff EKN, JT Heinen, JS Rehage, K Braddock, & RO Santos†. 2019. A key informant analysis of local ecological knowledge and perceptions of bonefish decline in South Florida. Environmental Biology of Fishes 102:319-328

Rehage JS, RO Santos†, EKN Kroloff, JE Heinen, Q Lai, B Black, RE Boucek, & AJ Adams. 2019. How has the quality of bonefishing changed? Using local ecological knowledge to assess temporal patterns in the South Florida Flats Fishery. Environmental Biology of Fishes 102: 285-298.

Santos RO† , R Schinbeckler*, N Viadero††, JS Rehage, MF Larkin, J Rennert, & J Shenker. 2019. Linking bonefish (Albula vulpes) populations to nearshore estuarine habitats using an otolith microchemistry approach. Environmental Biology of Fishes 102: 267-283.

Boucek RE, A Trotter, D Blewett, J Ritch, RO Santos†, PW Stevens, J Massie, & JS Rehage. 2019. Contrasting river migrations of Common Snook between two Florida Rivers: Implications for more spatially explicit management. Fisheries Research 213: 219-225.

Santos RO† , JS Rehage, EKN Kroloff, JE Heinen, & AJ Adams. 2019. Combining data sources to elucidate spatial patterns in recreational catch and effort: fisheries-dependent data and local ecological knowledge applied to the South Florida bonefish fishery. Environmental Biology of Fishes 102: 299-317.

Brownscombe, JW†, AJ Danylchuk, AJ Adams, B Black, RE Boucek, M Power, JS Rehage, RO Santos†, RW Fisher, W Horn, CR Haak, S Morton, J Hunt, R Ahrens, MS Allen, J Shenker, & SJ Cooke. 2019. Bonefish in South Florida: status, threats and research needs. Environmental Biology of Fishes 102: 329-348.

Lanier AL, J Drabik, T Heikkila, J Bolson, MC Sukop, D Watkins, JS Rehage, A Mirchi, V Engel, & D Letson. 2018. Facilitating Integration in Interdisciplinary Research: Lessons from a South Florida Water, Sustainability, and Climate Project. Environmental Management. 62:1025-1037.

Stevens PW, RE Boucek, AA Trotter, JL Ritch, ER Johnson, C Shea, DA Blewett, & JS Rehage. 2018. Illustrating the value of cross-site comparisons: habitat use by a large, euryhaline fish differs along a latitudinal gradient. Fisheries Research 208:42-48. 

Griffin LP, JW Brownscombe†, AJ Adams, RE Boucek, JT Finn, MR Heithaus, JS Rehage, SJ Cooke, & AJ Danylchuk. 2018. Keeping up with the Silver King: Using cooperative acoustic telemetry networks to quantify the movements of Atlantic tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) in the coastal waters of the southeastern United States. Fisheries Research 205: 65-76.

Mirchi, A, DW Watkins, V Engel, MC Sukop, J Czajkowski, M Bhat, JS Rehage, D Letson, Y Taktsuka, & R Weisskoff. 2018. A hydro-economic model of South Florida water resources system. Science of the Total Environment 628-629:1531-1541.

Brown C, M Bhat, JS Rehage, RE Boucek, V Engel, & MC Sukop. 2018. Ecological-economic assessment of the effects of freshwater flow in the Florida Everglades on recreational fisheries. Science of the Total Environment. 627:480-493.

Santos RO†, JS Rehage, E Kroloff, A Adam, & JE Osborne. 2017. Quantitative assessment of a data-limited recreational bonefish fishery using a timeseries of fishing guides reports. PLoS ONE 12: e0184776.

Boucek RE, MR Heithaus, RO Santos†, PW Stevens, & JS Rehage. 2017. Can animal habitat use patterns influence their vulnerability to extreme climate events? An estuarine sportfish case study. Global Change Biology 23: 3984-4001.

Matich P, JS Ault, RE Boucek , DE Bryan, KR Gastrich, CL Harvey, MR Heithaus, JJ Kiszka†, V Paz, JS Rehage, & AE Rosenblatt. 2017. Ecological niche partitioning within a large predator guild in a nutrient-limited estuary. Limnology & Oceanography 62:934-953.

Gandy DA, & JS Rehage. 2017. Examining gradients in ecosystem novelty: Fish assemblage structure in an invaded, human-modified Everglades environment. Ecosphere, 10.1002/ecs2.1634.

Boucek RE, Soula, MJ*, F Tamayo**, & JS Rehage. 2016. A decadal drought alters the magnitude, composition and quality of a floodplain trophic subsidy to coastal river fishes. Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences 73: 1672-1678.

Rehage JS, & JR Blanchard. 2016. Implications of climate change for fish invasion success, impact and management. Fisheries 41: 405-407.

RE Boucek, Gaiser, EE, Liu, H, & JS Rehage. 2016. Developing three general hypotheses of  subtropical community and ecosystem responses to extreme cold spells. Ecosphere.

Santos, RO†, RE Boucek, & JS Rehage. 2016. Shift in recreational fishing catches as a function of an extreme cold event. Ecosphere.

Stevens PW, DA Blewett, RE Boucek, JS Rehage, BL Winner, JM Young, & JA Whittington.  2016. Resilience of a tropical sportfish population to a severe cold event across five estuaries in southern Florida. Ecosphere.

Rehage JS, JA Blanchard, & RE Boucek. 2016. Knocking back invasions: the effect of an extreme cold events on nonnative Everglades fishes. Ecosphere.

Edwards CL, JE Heinen, & JS Rehage. 2016. Recreational angler perspectives on nonnative fish species. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 21: 144-157.

Rehage JS, DP Lopez, M Anderson*, & JJ Serafy. 2015. On the mismatch between salinity tolerance and preference for an invasive fish: a case for incorporating behavioral data into niche modeling. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.

Rehage JS, RE Boucek, & JA Lee. 2015. Mangrove habitat use by resident vs. migrant sportfishes in the coastal Everglades. Proceedings of the 2nd Mangroves as Fish Habitat meeting. Special Publication of the American Fisheries Society.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2015. Effects of an episodic drought on a floodplain subsidy consumed by mangrove river fishes. Proceedings of the 2nd Mangroves as Fish Habitat Meeting. Special Publication of the American Fisheries Society.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2015. A tale of two fish: using recreational angler records to examine the link between fish catches and freshwater inflows in a subtropical mangrove estuary. Estuaries & Coasts 38: 124-135.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2014. Climate extremes drive changes in functional community structure. Global Change Biology 20:1821-1831.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2014. Climate extremes drive changes in functional community structure. Global Change Biology 20:1821-1831.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2014. Exotic foods: examining the effectiveness of consumer diet sampling as a nonnative early detection tool in a subtropical estuary. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143:489-494.

Rehage JS, KJ Dunker, SE Liston, WF Loftus. 2014. Fish community responses to the combined effects of decrease hydroperiod and non-indigenous fish invasions in a karst wetland: Are Everglades solution holes sinks for native fishes? Wetlands 34: 159-173.

Kline JL, WF Loftus, K Kotun, JC Trexler, JS Rehage, JJ Lorenz, M Robinson. 2014. Recent fish introductions into Everglades National Park: An unforeseen consequence of water-management? Wetlands 34:175-187.

Rehage JS, A Saha†, M Cook, RE Boucek, E Cline, & M Kobza. 2013. Turning passive detection systems into field experiments: an application using wetland fishes and enclosures to track fine-scale movement and habitat choice. Acta Ethologica 17: 53-61.

Robertson BA, JS Rehage, & A Sih. 2013. Ecological novelty, and the emergence of evolutionary
traps. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 28: 552-560.

Boucek RE & JS Rehage. 2013. No free lunch: Consumers from a donor marsh community regulate a prey subsidy to an estuarine consumer. Oikos 122: 1453-1464.

McCarthy LM, WF Loftus, & JS Rehage. 2012. Segregation of palaemonid shrimp along an Everglades estuarine gradient: Do multiple species have similar trophic function? Bulletin of Marine Science 88: 843-861.

Gandy DA, JS Rehage, JW Munyon, KB Gestring, & JI Galvez. 2012. Canals as vectors for fish movement: potential southward range expansion of Lepisosteus osseus L. (Longnose Gar) in South Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 11: 253-262.

Lopez DP, AA Jungman*, & JS Rehage. 2012. Nonnative African jewelfish are more fit but not bolder at the invasion front: a trait comparison across an Everglades range expansion. Biological Invasions 14: 2159-2174.

Porter-Whitaker A, JS Rehage, WF Loftus, & SE Liston. 2012. Multiple predator effects & native prey responses to two non-native Everglades cichlids. Ecology of Freshwater Fishes 21: 375-385.

Dunlop KL & JS Rehage. 2011. Antipredator behavior and cue recognition of multiple Everglades prey to a novel cichlid predator. Behaviour 148: 795-823. DOI: 10.1163/000579511X577256

Sih A, DI Bolnick, B Luttbeg, JL Orrock, SD Peacor, LM Pintor, E Preisser, JS Rehage, & JR Vonesh. 2010. Predator-prey naiveté, antipredator behavior & the ecology of predator invasions. Oikos 119: 610-621.

Rehage JS, KL Dunlop, & WF Loftus. 2009. Antipredator responses by native mosquitofish to non-native cichlids: an examination of the role of prey naiveté. Ethology 115: 1-11.

Rehage JS & WF Loftus. 2007. Seasonal fish community variation in mangrove creeks in the southwestern Everglades: an examination of their role as dry-down refuges. Bulletin of Marine Science. 80: 625–645.

Rehage JS & JC Trexler. 2006. Assessing the net effect of anthropogenic disturbance on aquatic communities in wetlands: Community structure relative to distance from canals. Hydrobiologia 569: 359-373.