Bermuda Coral Reef and Ocean Acidification Investigation (BEACON)

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Andersson, AJ, Kline DI, Edmunds PJ, Archer SD, Bednaršek N, Carpenter RC, Chadsey M, Goldstein P, Grottoli AG, Hurst TP, King AL, Kübler JE, Kuffner IB, Mackey KRM, Paytan A, Menge B, Riebesell U, Schnetzer A, Warner ME, Zimmerman RC.  (2015) Understanding ocean acidification impacts on organismal to ecological scales. Oceanography magazine. 28:10-21.

Kiley L. Yeakela, Andreas J. Andersson, Nicholas R. Bates, Timothy J. Noyes, Andrew Collins, and Rebecca Garley. (2015) Shifts in coral reef biogeochemistry and resulting acidification linked to offshore productivity Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Pickett, M., Andersson, A.J. (2015) Dissolution Rates of Biogenic Carbonates in Natural Seawater at Different pCO2 Conditions: A Laboratory Study. Aquat Geochem 21, 459–485 .

Andersson, AJ.  (2014) The oceanic CaCO3 cycle. Treatise on Geochemistry. Vol. 8( Holland HD, Turekian KK, Eds.)., Oxford: Elsevier

Andersson, AJ, Yeakel KL, Bates NR, de Putron SJ.  (2014) Partial offsets in ocean acidification from changing coral reef biogeochemistry.  Nature Climate Change 4:56-61.

Parson, RJ, Nelson CA, Carlson CA, Denman CC, Andersson AJ, Kledzik AL, Vergin KL, McNally SP, Treusch AH, Giovannoni SJ. (2014) Marine bacterioplankton community turnover within seasonally hypoxic waters of a subtropical sound: Devil’s Hole, Bermuda. Environmental Microbiology. DOI:10.1111/1462-2920.12445

Venti, A, Andersson A, Langdon C. (2014) Multiple driving factors explain spatial and temporal variability in coral calcification rates on the Bermuda platform. Coral Reefs 33:979-997

Andersson, AJ, Bates NR, Jeffries MA, Freeman K, Davidson C, Stringer S, Betzler E, Mackenzie FT. (2013) Clues from current high CO2 environments on the effects of ocean acidification on CaCO3 preservation. Aquatic Geochemistry

Andersson, AJ, Krug LA, Bates NR, Doney SC. (2013) Sea-air CO2 flux in the North Atlantic subtropical gyre: Role and influence of Sub-Tropical Mode Water formation. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography. 91

Smith, SR, Sarkis S, Murdoch TJT, Weil EA, Croquer A, Bates NR, Johnson RJ, de Putron S, Andersson AJ.  2013.  Coral reefs of the United Kingdom overseas territories, Coral Reefs of the World. Vol. 4( Sheppard CRC, Ed.)., Dordrecht: Springer Science + Business Media


Project Contact

Professor Nicholas Bates
Senior Scientist and Director of Research
Tel: 441-297-1880 x209


Dr. Samantha de Putron
Associate Scientist/Assistant Director of Education for University Programs/Senior Lecturer
Tel: 441-297-1880 x250


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