Mark S. Peterson, Ph.D.

Publications

Note: Links to online PDF files are provided for most publications. For items not available on the web, please contact Mark Peterson by email for copies.

Peterson, M.S., J-M. Havrylkoff, P.O. Grammer, P.F. Mickle, W.T. Slack, and K.M. Yeager. (2013). Macrobenthic prey and physical habitat characteristics in a western Gulf sturgeon population: differential estuarine habitat use patterns. Endangered Species Research 22(2):159-174.  plus 8 p online.

Fulford, R.S., M.S. Peterson, W. Wu, and P.O. Grammer. (2014). An ecological model of the habitat mosaic in estuarine nursery areas: Part II - Projecting effects of sea-level rise on fish production. Ecological Modeling 273:96-108.

Clardy, S.D, N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson, and R.T. Leaf. (2014). Age, growth, and reproduction of the Southern Kingfish, Menticirrhus americanus: multivariate comparison to life history in other sciaenids. Fishery Bulletin (in press).

Biber, P., Wu, W., M.S. Peterson, Z. Liu, and L. Pham. (2014). Oil contamination in Mississippi saltmarsh habitats and the impacts to Spartina alterniflora photosynthesis. In: Alford, J.B., C. Green, and M.S. Peterson (eds),  Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Habitats and Fisheries in North America. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. (accepted).

Ennis, B., M.S. Peterson, and T.P. Strange. (2014).  Modeling of inundation characteristics of a microtidal salt marsh, Grand Bay National Research Reserve, Mississippi. Journal of Coastal Research. (in press; doi: 10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-13-00041.1). 13p.

Needles, L.A., S.E. Lester, R. Ambrose, A. Andren, M. Beyeler, M. Connor, J. Eckman, B. Costa- Pierce, S.D. Gaines, K. Lafferty, H. Lenihan, J. Parrish, M.S. Peterson, A. Scaroni, J. Weis, and  D.E. Wendt. (2013). Managing bay and estuarine ecosystems for multiple services. Estuaries and Coasts (Invited Dedicated Issue: Human Dimensions of Our Coasts).(In press; doi: 10.1007/s12237-013-9602-7)..

Wagner, J.P., R.B. Blaylock, and M.S. Peterson. (2013). Evaluation of internal tag performance in hatchery-reared juvenile spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 33(4):783-789.

Diana, J.S., H.S. Egna, T. Chopin, M.S. Peterson, L. Cao, R. Pomeroy, M. Verdegem, W.T. Slack, M.G. Reantaso, and K. Dabrowski. (2013). Responsible aquaculture by 2050: Valuing local conditions and human innovations will be the key to success. BioScience 63(4):255-262.

Wu, W., P. Biber, M.S. Peterson, and C. Gong. (2012). Modeling photosynthesis of Spartina alterniflora (smooth cordgrass) impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill using Bayesian inference. Environmental Research Letters 7 (2012) 045302. PDF

Battaglia, L.L., M.S. Woodrey, M.S. Peterson, K.S. Dillon, and M. Visser. (2012). Wetlands of the northern Gulf coast, Chapter 6, 75-88. In: D. Batzer and A. Baldwin, (eds.),  Wetland Habitats of North America: Ecology and Conservation Concerns, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. PDF

Havrylkoff, J-M., M.S. Peterson, and W.T. Slack. (2012). Assessment of the seasonal  use of the lower Pascagoula river estuary by Gulf sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus desotoi) Journal of Applied Ichthyology 28(5):681-686. PDF

Lowe, M.R., W. Wu, M.S. Peterson, N.J. Brown-Peterson, W.T. Slack, and P.J. Schofield. (2012). Survival, growth and reproduction of non-native Nile tilapia II. Fundamental niche projections and invasion potential in the northern Gulf of Mexico. PLoS One 7(7):e41580. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041580 PDF

Lang, E.T., N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson, and W.T. Slack. (2012). Seasonal and tidally-driven reproductive patterns in the saltmarsh topminnow, Fundulus jenkinsi (Evermann 1892). Copeia 2012(3): 451-459. PDF

Grammer, G.L., W.T. Slack, M.S. Peterson, and M.A. Dugo. (2012). Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758) establishment in temperate Mississippi, USA: multi-year survival confirmed by otolith ages. Aquatic Invasions 7(3):367-376. PDF

Vivian, D.N., C.F. Rakocinski, and M.S. Peterson. (2012). Habitat function of a restored salt marsh: post-larval Gulf killifish as a sentinel, Chapter 4, pp. 57-74. In: Jordan, S.J. (ed), Estuaries: Classification, Ecology, and Human Impacts, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY.  

Jordan, S.J. and M.S. Peterson. (2012). Contributions of estuarine habitat to major fisheries, Chapter 5, pp. 75-92.  In: Jordan, S.J. (ed), Estuaries: Classification, Ecology, and Human Impacts, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY. 

Abitia-Cárdenas, L.A., F. Galván-Magaña, V.H. Cruz-Escalona, M.S. Peterson, and J.Rodríguez-Romero. (2011). Daily food intake of Kajikia audax (Philippi, 1887) off Cabo San Lucas, Gulf of California, Mexico. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 39(3):449-460. PDF

Fulford, R.S., M.S. Peterson, and P. Grammer. (2011). An ecological model of the habitat mosaic in estuarine nursery areas: Part 1 - interaction of dispersal theory and habitat variability in describing juvenile fish distributions. Ecological Modeling 222:3203-3215. PDF

Lang, E.T., M.S. Peterson, and W.T. Slack. (2011). Comparative development of five sympatric coastal fundulids from the northern Gulf of Mexico. Zootaxa 2901:1-18.

Schofield, P.J., M.S. Peterson, M.R. Lowe, N. Brown-Peterson, and W.T. Slack. (2011). Survival, growth and reproduction of nonindigenous Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758). I. Physiological capabilities to various to temperatures and salinities. Marine and Freshwater Research 62:439-449.  

Lopez, J.D., M.S. Peterson, J. Walker, G.L. Grammer, and M.S. Woodrey. (2011). Distribution, abundance, and habitat characterization of the Saltmarsh topminnow, Fundulus jenkinsi (Everman 1892). Estuaries and Coasts 34(1):148-158. PDF

Lang, E.T, G.L. Grammer, S. Manning, and M.S. Peterson. (2010). Spawning and maintaining the Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) and the Saltmarsh topminnow (Fundulus jenkinsi) in the laboratory. Belgische Killifish Vereniging, Killi Kontakt,38(4):61-68.

Lopez, J.D., M.S. Peterson, E.T. Lang, and A.M. Charbonnet. (2010). Linking habitat and life history for conservation of the rare saltmarsh topminnow (Fundulus jenkinsi): morphometrics, reproduction, and trophic ecology. Endangered Species Research 12(2):141-155. PDF (primary paper), PDF (supplement)

Stricklin,A.G., M.S. Peterson, J.D. Lopez, C.A. May, C.F. Mohrman, and M.S. Woodrey. (2010). Do small, patchy constructed intertidal oyster reefs reduce salt marsh erosion as well as natural reefs?  Gulf and Caribbean Research 22:21-27.PDF.

Grammer, G.L., N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson, and B.H. Comyns. (2009). Life history of silver perch (Bairdiella chrysoura, Lacepède 1803) in north-central Gulf of Mexico estuaries. Gulf of Mexico Science 27(1):62-73. PDF.

Peterson, M.S. and M.R. Lowe. (2009) Alterations to estuarine and marine habitat quality and fish and invertebrate resources: what have we wrought and where do we go? Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 61:256-262.

Headley, M.D., H.A. Oxenford, M.S. Peterson and P. Fanning. (2009). Size-related variation in summer diet of blackfin tuna (Thunnus atlanticus Lesson, 1831), in Tobago, the Lesser Antilles. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 25:669-675. 

Peterson, M.S. and M.R. Lowe. (2009). Implications of cumulative impacts to estuarine and marine habitat quality for fish and invertebrate resources. Reviews in Fisheries Science 17(4):505-523. 

Partyka, M.L. and M.S. Peterson. (2008). Habitat quality and salt marsh species assemblages along an anthropogenic estuarine landscape. Journal of Coastal Research 24(6):1570-1581. PDF.

Comyns, B.H., C.F. Rakocinski, M.S. Peterson and A.M. Shiller. (2008). Otolith microchemistry of juvenile spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus, reflects local natal regions across coastal Mississippi.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 371:243-252. PDF.

Jackson, D.C., M.O'Connell, J. Delabbio, M.S. Peterson, J. Franks, and H. Perry. (2008). After the Storm: Post-Katrina Reflections from AFS Members in Louisiana and Mississippi. Fisheries 33(4):186-191. PDF

Rakocinski, C.F., C.A. Moncreiff, M.S. Peterson, K.E. VanderKooy and T.A. Randall. (2008). Habitat condition and associated macrofaunal effect differences between protected and exposed seagrass landscapes. Gulf and Caribbean Research 20:11-19. PDF

Dawson-Guynn, K. and M.S. Peterson. (2008). Mercury concentration in Patagonian toothfish, Dissostichus eleginoides Smitt 1898, among three distinct stocks.  Polar Biology 31(3):269-274. PDF

Peterson, M.S., G.L. Waggy, and S. LeCroy. (2007). Nekton. Pages 197-212 in Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve: An Ecological Characterization (Peterson, M.S., G.L. Waggy, and M.S. Woodrey, editors). Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Moss Point, Mississippi, 268p.

Waggy, G.L., M.S. Peterson, and B.H. Comyns. (2007). Feeding habits and mouth morphology of young silver perch, Bairdiella chrysoura, from the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Southeastern Naturalist 6(4):743-751. PDF

Abarca-Arenas, L.G., J. Franco-Lopez, M.S. Peterson, N.J. Brown-Peterson and E. Valero-Pacheco. (2007). Sociometric analysis of the role of penaeids in the continental shelf food web off Alvarado coast, Veracruz, Mexico based on by-catch. Fisheries Research 87:46-57. PDF

Peterson, M.S., M.R. Weber, M.L. Partyka, and S.T. Ross. (2007). Integrating in situ quantitative geographic information tools and size-specific laboratory-based growth zones in a dynamic river-mouth estuary. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems17(6):602-618.

Peterson, M.S., N.J. Brown-Peterson, and J.S. Franks. (2007). Editorial Comments - Large Pelagic Fishes in the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico: Current Status and Integrated Management. Gulf and Caribbean Research 19(2):1-3. PDF

Brown-Peterson, N.J., J.S. Franks, M.S. Peterson, P. McConney, and B.E. Luckhurst. (2007). Where do we go from here?  A summary of issues of concern and recommendations developed during the panel discussion of the Large Pelagic Fishes Symposium. Gulf and Caribbean Research 19(2):161-162. PDF

McDonald, J.L., M.S. Peterson, and W.T. Slack. (2007). Morphology, density, and spatial patterning of reproductive bowers in an established alien population of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus Linnaeus. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 22(3):461-468. PDF

Schofield, P.J., W.T. Slack, M.S. Peterson, and D.R. Gregoire. (2007). Assessment and control of an invasive aquaculture species: an update on Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in coastal Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina. Southeastern Fishes Council, Proceedings 49:9-15. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and M.L. Partyka. (2006).Baseline mapping of common reed, Phragmites australis, in three coastal Mississippi estuarine basins. Southeastern Naturalist 5(4):747-756. PDF

Rakocinski, C.F., M.S. Peterson, B.H. Comyns, G.A. Zapfe, and G.L. Fulling. (2006). Do abiotic factors drive fluctuation in the early growth of juvenile spot (Leiostomus xanthuruus)? Fisheries Research 82(1-3):186-193. PDF

Waggy, G.L., N.J. Brown-Peterson, and M.S. Peterson. (2006). Evaluation of the reproductive life history of the Sciaenidae in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea: "greater" versus "lesser" strategies? Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 57: 263-281. PDF

Peterson, M.S., W.T. Slack, G.L. Waggy, J. Finley, C.M. Woodley, and M.L. Partyka. (2006). Foraging in non-native environments: comparison of Nile tilapia and three co-occuring native centrarchids in invaded coastal Mississippi watersheds. Environmental Biology of Fishes 76:283-301. PDF

Reed, D.J., M.S. Peterson, and B.J. Lezina. (2006). Reducing the effects of dredged material levees on coastal marsh function: sediment deposition and nekton utilization. Environmental Management. 37(5):671-685. PDF

Cruz-Escalona, V.H., M.S. Peterson, L. Campos-Dávila, and M. Zetina-Rejón. (2005). Feeding habits and trophic morphology of Inshore Lizardfish (Synodus foetens) on the central continental shelf off Veracruz, Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 21:525-530. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and N.J. Brown-Peterson. (2005). Special section on research activities at the Iztacala campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México. Gulf and Caribbean Research 17(1):121. PDF

Chávez-López, R., M.S. Peterson and N.J. Brown-Peterson, A.A. Morales-Gómez, and J. Franco-López. (2005). Ecology of the Mayan cichlid, Cichlosoma urophthalmus Günther, in the Alvarado lagoonal system, Veracruz, Mexico. Gulf and Caribbean Research 17(1):123-132. PDF

Morán Silva, A., L. Antonio Martínez Franco, R. Chávez López, J. Franco López, C. Manuel Bedia Sánchez, F. Contreras Espinosa, F. Gutiérrez Mendieta, N.J.Brown-Peterson, and M.S. Peterson. (2005). Seasonal and spatial patterns in salinity, nutrients and chlorophyll a in the Alvarado lagoonal system, Veracruz, Mexico. Gulf and Caribbean Research 17(1):133-144 PDF

Peterson, M.S., W.T. Slack, and C.M. Woodley. (2005). The occurrence of non-indigenous Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus) in coastal Mississippi: ties to aquaculture and thermal effluent. Wetlands 25(1):112-121. PDF

Peterson, M.S., W.T. Slack, N.J. Brown-Peterson, and J.L. McDonald. (2004). Reproduction in non-native environments: establishment of the Nile Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus in coastal Mississippi watersheds. Copeia 2004(4):842-849. PDF

Peterson, M.S., B.H. Comyns, C.F. Rakocinski, and G.L. Fulling. (2004). Defining the fundamental physiological niche of young estuarine fishes and its relationship to understanding distribution, vital metrics, and optimal nursery conditions. Environmental Biology of Fishes 71(2):143-149. PDF

Cházaro-Olvera, S. and M.S. Peterson. (2004). Effects of salinity on growth and molting of sympatric Callinectes spp. from Camaronera Lagoon, Veracruz, México. Bulletin of Marine Science 74(1):115-127. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and N.J. Brown-Peterson. (2004). Introduction to special section on research activities at the Iztacala campus of the Universidad Nácional Autónoma de México, México. Gulf and Caribbean Research 16:77-78. PDF

Hernandez-Saavedra, R., J.A. Martinez-Perez, N.J. Brown-Peterson, and M.S. Peterson. (2004) Gonadal development and sexual dimorphism of Gobiomorus dormitor from the estuarine system of Tecolutla, Veracruz, Mexico. Gulf and Caribbean Research 16: 95-100. PDF

Mata-Cortes, S., J.A. Martinez-Perez, and M.S. Peterson. (2004). Feeding habits and sexual dimorphism of the Violet Goby, Gobioides broussoneti Lacepede (Pisces: Gobiidae), in the estuarine system of Tecolutla, Veracruz, Mexico. Gulf and Caribbean Research 16: 89-93. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (2003). A conceptual view of environment-habitat-production linkages in tidal-river estuaries. Reviews in Fisheries Science 11(4):291-313. PDF

Woodley, C.M. and M.S. Peterson. (2003). Measuring responses to simulated predation threat using behavioral and physiological metrics: the role of aquatic vegetation. Oecologia 136(1):150-155. PDF

Peterson, M.S., G.L. Fulling, and C.M. Woodley. (2003). Status and habitat characteristics of the saltmarsh topminnow, Fundulus jenkinsi (Evermann), in eastern Mississippi and western Alabama coastal bayou’s. Gulf and Caribbean Research 15:51-59. PDF

Woodley, C.M., W.T. Slack, M.S. Peterson, and W.C. Vervaeke. (2002). Occurrence of the non-indigenous prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii (deMan 1879) in Simmons Bayou, Mississippi, U.S.A. Crustaceana 75(8):1025-1031. PDF

Pederson, E.J. and M.S. Peterson. (2002). Bryozoa as an ephemeral estuarine habitat and a larval transport mechanism for mobile benthos and young fishes in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Marine Biology 140(5):935-947. PDF

Brown-Peterson, N.J., M.S. Peterson, M.D. Murphy, and J.R. Warren. (2002). Reproductive biology of female spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus, in the northern Gulf of Mexico: differences among estuaries? Environmental Biology of Fishes 63:405-415. PDF

Rakocinski, C.F., B.H. Comyns, M.S. Peterson, and G.A. Zapfe. (2002). Field growth responses of juvenile white trout (Cynoscion arenarius) to continuous variation in physical habitat conditions. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 53:623-635. PDF

Hendon, J.R., M.S. Peterson, and B.H. Comyns. (2001). Seasonal distribution of gobiids in waters adjacent to estuarine marsh-edge habitats: assessing the effects of habitat alteration. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 52:428-441. PDF

Peterson, M.S., L.C. Nicholson, G.L. Fulling, and D.J. Snyder. (2000). Catch-per-unit-effort, environmental conditions and spawning migration of Cycleptus meridionalis Burr and Mayden in coastal rivers of the northern Gulf of Mexico. The American Midland Naturalist 143(2):414-421. PDF

Peterson, M.S., C.F. Rakocinski, B.H. Comyns, and G.L. Fulling. (2000). Laboratory growth responses of juvenile Mugil sp. to temperature and salinity: delineating optimal field growth conditions. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 51:341-352. PDF

Peterson, M.S., B.H. Comyns, J.R. Hendon, P.A. Bond, and G.A. Duff. (2000). Habitat use by early life-history stages of fishes and crustaceans along a changing estuarine landscape: differences between natural and altered shoreline sites. Wetlands Ecology and Management 8(2/3):209-219. PDF

Rakocinski, C.F., B.H. Comyns, and M.S. Peterson. (2000). Relating environmental fluctuation and early growth of estuarine fishes: ontogenetic standardization. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 129(1):210-221. PDF

Hendon, J.R., M.S. Peterson, and B.H. Comyns. (2000). Spatio-temporal distribution of larval Gobiosoma bosc adjacent to natural and altered marsh-edge habitats of Mississippi coastal waters. Bulletin of Marine Science 66(1):143-156. PDF

Peterson, M.S., L.C. Nicholson, D.J. Snyder, and G.L. Fulling. (1999). Growth, spawning prepardness and diet of Cycleptus meridionalis (Catostomidae). Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 128(5):900-908. PDF

Fulling, G.L., M.S. Peterson, and G.J. Crego. (1999). Comparison of Breder traps and seines used to sample marsh nekton. Estuaries 22(2A):224-230. PDF

Snyder, D.J. and M.S. Peterson. (1999). Foraging and prey selection by bluespotted sunfish Enneacanthus gloriosus (Holbrook) in backwater, vegetated ponds in coastal Mississippi. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 14(2):187-196. PDF

Peterson, M.S., B.H. Comyns, C.F. Rakocinski, and G.L. Fulling. (1999). Does salinity affect growth in juvenile Atlantic croaker, Micropogonias undulatus (Linnaeus)? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 238:199-207. PDF

Snyder, D.J. and M.S. Peterson. (1999). Life history of a peripheral population of bluespotted sunfish Enneacanthus gloriosus, with comments on geographic variation. The American Midland Naturalist 141(2):345-357. PDF

VanderKooy, S.J. and M.S. Peterson. (1998). Critical current speeds for young Gulf Coast walleyes. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 127:137-140. PDF

Crego, G.J. and M.S. Peterson. (1997). Salinity tolerance of four ecologically distinct species of Fundulus (Pisces:Fundulidae) from the northern Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Science 15(1):45-49. PDF

Rakocinski, C.F., M.S. Peterson, S.J. VanderKooy, and G.J. Crego. (1997). Biodiversity patterns of littoral tidal-river fishes in the Gulf coastal-plain region of Mississippi, USA. Gulf of Mexico Science 15(1):2-16. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and S.J. VanderKooy. (1997). Distribution, habitat characterization and aspects of reproduction of a peripheral population of bluespotted sunfish Enneacanthus gloriosus (Holbrook). Journal of Freshwater Ecology 12(1):151-161. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1997). Spatial and temporal changes in subtidal benthic crustaceans along a coastal river-estuarine gradient in Mississippi. Gulf Research Reports 9(4):321-326. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and S.J. VanderKooy. (1996). Preservation-induced changes in morphology of fishes: influence on prey size-choice in juvenile walleye, Stizostedion vitreum (Mitchill). Ecology of Freshwater Fish 5:133-139. PDF

Peterson, M.S., J.F. Fitzpatrick Jr., and S.J. VanderKooy. (1996). Distribution and habitat use by dwarf crayfishes (Decapoda:Cambaridae:Cambarellus). Wetlands 16(4):594-598. PDF

Susanto, G.N. and M.S. Peterson. (1996). Survival, osmoregulation and oxygen consumption of YOY coastal largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides (Lacepede) exposed to saline media. Hydrobiologia 323(2):119-127. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and S.J. VanderKooy. (1995). Phenology and spatial and temporal distribution of larval fishes in a partially channelized warmwater stream. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 4:93-105. PDF

Musselman, N.J., M.S. Peterson and W.J. Diehl. (1995). Interaction of salinity and prey salt content on intestinal Na+/K+-ATPase activity and growth of juvenile bluegill Lepomis macrochirus. Environmental Biology of Fishes 42:303-311. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and M.R. Meador. (1994). Effects of salinity on freshwater fishes in coastal plain drainages in the southeastern United States. Reviews in Fisheries Science 2(2):95-121. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1993). Notes on the habitat characteristics of the backwater darter, Etheostoma zonifer (Hubbs and Cannon). Southeastern Fishes Council, Proceedings 28:1-7. PDF

Peterson, M.S., N.J. Musselman, J. Francis, G. Habron, and K. Dierlof. (1993). Lack of salinity selection by freshwater and brackish populations of juvenile bluegill, Lepomis macrochirus Rafinesque. Wetlands 13(3):194-199. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1993). Thermal tolerance of Iowa and Mississippi populations of juvenile walleye, Stizostedion vitreum. Copeia 1993(3):890-894. PDF

Brown-Peterson, N.J., M.S. Peterson, D.A. Rydene, and R.W. Eames. (1993). Fish assemblages in natural and well-established recolonized seagrass meadows. Estuaries 16(2):177-189. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and J.P. Key. (1992). Evaluation of hand-tagging juvenile walleye with binary-coded wire microtags. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 12(4):814-818. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and N.J. Brown-Peterson. (1992). Growth under stressed conditions in juvenile channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque as measured by nucleic acids. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 103A(2):323-327. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and B.E. Ardahl. (1992). Automated maintenance of dissolved oxygen concentrations in flow-through aquaria. Aquaculture 101(3/4):379-384. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1991). Differential length-weight relations among centrarchids (Pisces: Centrarchidae) from tidal freshwater and oligohaline wetland habitats. Wetlands 11(2):325-332. PDF

Rey, J.R., T. Kain, R.A. Crossman, M.S. Peterson, J. Shaffer, and F. Vose. (1991). Zooplankton of impounded marshes and shallow areas of a sub-tropical lagoon. Florida Scientist 54(3/4):191-203. PDF

Peterson, M.S., R.E. Brockmeyer, and D.M. Scheidt. (1991). Hypoxia-induced changes in vertical position and activity in juvenile snook, Centropomus undecimalis (Bloch): its potential role in survival. Florida Scientist 54(3/4):173-178. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and S.T. Ross. (1991). Dynamics of littoral fishes and decapods along a coastal river-estuarine gradient. Estuarine, Coastal & Shelf Science 33(5):467-483. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and R.G. Gilmore, Jr. (1991). Eco-physiology of juvenile snook, Centropomus undecimalis (Bloch): life-history implications. Bulletin of Marine Science 48(1):46-57. PDF

Rey, J.R., M.S. Peterson, T.R. Kain, F.E. Vose, and R.A. Crossman. (1990). Fish populations and physical conditions in ditched and impounded marshes in east-central Florida. Northeast Gulf Science 11(2):163-170. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1990). Hypoxia-induced physiological changes in two mangrove swamp fishes: sheepshead minnow, Cyprinodon variegatus Lacepede and sailfin molly, Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 97A(1):17-21. PDF

Brown-Peterson, N. and M.S. Peterson. (1990). Comparative life history of female mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis in tidal freshwater and oligohaline habitats. Environmental Biology of Fishes 27(1):33-41. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and R.G. Gilmore, Jr. (1988). Hematocrit, osmolality and ion concentration in fishes: consideration of circadian patterns in the experimental design. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 121(1):73-78. PDF

Peterson, M.S. (1988). Comparative physiological ecology of centrarchids in hyposaline environments. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 45(5):827-833. PDF

Peterson, M.S. and S.T. Ross. (1987). Morphometric and meristic characteristics of a peripheral population of Enneacanthus. Southeastern Fishes Council, Proceedings 17:1-4. PDF

Rey, J.R., R. Crossman, T.R. Kain, F.E. Vose and M.S. Peterson. (1987). Sampling zooplankton in very shallow marsh and estuarine habitats: gear description and field tests. Estuaries 10(1):61-67. PDF

Peterson, M.S., D.E. Gustafson, Jr., and F.R. Moore. (1987). Orientation behavior of Lepomis macrochirus Rafinesque to salinity fluctuations. Journal of Fish Biology 30(4):451-458. PDF

Kerschner, B.A., M.S. Peterson, and R.G. Gilmore, Jr. (1985). Ecotopic and ontogenetic trophic variation in the mojarras (Pisces: Gerreidae). Estuaries 8(3):311-322. PDF