Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Pelagic-Benthic Coupling
Iceberg Research


2013   K.L. Smith, Jr., A.D. Sherman, T.J. Shaw and J. Sprintall. Icebergs as unique Lagrangian ecosystems in polar seas. Annu. Rev. Mar. Sci. 5: 269-287.

2012    M. Vernet, K.L. Smith, Jr. et al. Islands of ice: Influence of free-drifting Antarctic icebergs on pelagic marine ecosystems. Oceanography 25 (3): 38-39.

2011    K.L. Smith, Jr. Free-drifting icebergs in the Southern Ocean: an overview. Deep-Sea Res. II, 58: 1277-1284.

2011    A.D. Sherman, B.W. Hobson, P.R. McGill, R.E. Davis, M.C. McClune and K.L. Smith, Jr. Lagrangian sediment traps for sampling at discrete depths beneath free-drifting icebergs. Deep-Sea Res. II, 58: 1327-1335.

2011    T.J. Shaw, R. Raiswell, C.R. Hexel, H.P. Vu, W.S. Moore, R. Dudgeon and K.L. Smith, Jr.Input, composition, and potential impact of terrigenous material from free-drifting icebergs in the Weddell Sea. Deep-Sea Res. II, 58: 1376-1383.

2011    K.L. Smith, Jr., A.D. Sherman, T.J. Shaw, A.E. Murray, M. Vernet and A.O. Cefarelli. Carbon export associated with free-drifting icebergs in the southern Ocean. Deep-Sea Res II, 58: 1485-1496.

2007    K.L. Smith, Jr., B.H. Robison, J.J. Helly, R.S. Kaufmann, H.A. Ruhl, T.J. Shaw, B.S. Twining and M. Vernet. Free-drifting icebergs: hotspots of chemical and biological enrichment in the Weddell Sea. Science 317, 478-482. (5 pages)

2004    E.C. Fisher, R.S. Kaufmann, K.L. Smith, Jr. Variability of epipelagic macrozooplankton/micronekton community structure in the NW Weddell Sea, Antarctica (1995-1996). Mar. Biol. 144:345-360.

1995    R.S. Kaufmann, K.L. Smith, Jr., R.J. Baldwin, R.C. Glatts, B.H. Robison and K.R. Reisenbichler. The effects of seasonal pack ice on the distribution of macrozooplankton and micronekton in the northwestern Weddell Sea.  Mar. Biol. 124: 387.


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