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2020

First indications for reduced mortality of non-target invertebrate benthic megafauna after pulse beam trawling

Bergman, M. J. N. & Meesters, E. H., 17 Jan 2020, In : ICES Journal of Marine Science. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
trawling
invertebrate
invertebrates
mortality
electrodes
2019

Activiteiten op land hinderen groei van koraalriffen rond Bonaire

de Bakker, D. M. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2019, In : Nature Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Extreme spatial heterogeneity in carbonate accretion potential on a Caribbean fringing reef linked to local human disturbance gradients

Bakker, D. M., Duyl, F. C., Perry, C. T. & Meesters, E. H., Dec 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 12, p. 4092-4104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
fringing reef
Reefs
Carbonates
reef
accretion

Patterns of distribution and drivers of change in shallow seagrass and algal assemblages of a non-estuarine Southern Caribbean mangrove lagoon

Debrot, A. O., Hylkema, A., Vogelaar, W., Prud'homme van Reine, W. F., Engel, M. S., van Hateren, J. A. & Meesters, E. H., 1 Dec 2019, In : Aquatic Botany. 159, 103148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

seagrass
mangrove
lagoon
benthic plants
Netherlands Antilles
2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Echoes from the past: Regional variations in recovery within a harbour seal population

Brasseur, S. M. J. M., Reijnders, P. J. H., Cremer, J., Meesters, E., Kirkwood, R., Jensen, L. F., Jeβ, A., Galatius, A., Teilmann, J. & Aarts, G., 1 Jan 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 1, e0189674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Phoca
Phoca vitulina
Ports and harbors
Recovery
Phocine Distemper Virus
1 Citation (Scopus)

In-situ incubation of a coral patch for community-scale assessment of metabolic and chemical processes on a reef slope

van Heuven, S. M. A. C., Webb, A. E., de Bakker, D. M., Meesters, E., van Duyl, F. C., Reichart, G-J. & de Nooijer, L. J., 3 Dec 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, e5966.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Chemical Phenomena
Coral Reefs
Anthozoa
Reefs
coral reefs
2 Citations (Scopus)

Optimism for mitigation of climate warming impacts for sea turtles through nest shading and relocation

Esteban, N., Laloe, J. O., Kiggen, F. S. P. L., Ubels, S. M., Becking, L. E., Meesters, E., Berkel, J., Hays, G. C. & Christianen, M. J. A., Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 17625.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
relocation
shading
turtle
nest
mitigation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Quantification of chemical and mechanical bioerosion rates of six Caribbean excavating sponge species found on the coral reefs of Curaçao

de Bakker, D. M., Webb, A. E., van den Bogaart, L. A., van Heuven, S. M. A. C., Meesters, E. H. & van Duyl, F. C., 30 May 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 5, e0197824.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Coral Reefs
Reefs
Carbonates
Porifera
coral reefs

Spatio-temporal variation in stable isotope signatures (δ13C and δ15N) of sponges on the Saba Bank

Van Duyl, F. C., Mueller, B. & Meesters, E. H., 14 Aug 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, e5460.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Netherlands Antilles
Porifera
Isotopes
stable isotopes
temporal variation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Wave-swept coralliths of Saba Bank, Dutch Caribbean

Hoeksema, B. W., Hassell, D., Meesters, E. H. W. G. & van Duyl, F. C., Dec 2018, In : Marine Biodiversity: international journal of marine science. 48, 4, p. 2003-2016

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
algae
Danae
Salsola
Netherlands Antilles
swell
2017
38 Citations (Scopus)

40 Years of benthic community change on the Caribbean reefs of Curaçao and Bonaire: the rise of slimy cyanobacterial mats

De Bakker, D. M., Van Duyl, F. C., Bak, R. P. M., Nugues, M. M., Nieuwland, G. & Meesters, E. H., 2017, In : Coral Reefs. 36, 2, p. 355-367

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
algae
Netherlands Antilles
benthos
reefs
coral
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biogeomorphic impact of oligochaetes (Annelida) on sediment properties and Salicornia spp. seedling establishment

Van Regteren, M., Ten Boer, R., Meesters, E. H. & De Groot, A. V., 2017, In : Ecosphere. 8, 7, 16 p., e01872.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Salicornia
sediment property
Oligochaeta
seedling establishment
Annelida

DOC concentrations across a depth-dependent light gradient on a Caribbean coral reef

Mueller, B., Meesters, E. H. & Van Duyl, F. C., 2017, In : PeerJ. 5, 15 p., e3456.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Coral Reefs
Reefs
Organic carbon
dissolved organic carbon
coral reefs
2016

Coral Reef Mapping using hyperspectral imagery

Mücher, C. A., Meesters, H. W. G. & Suomalainen, J. M., 2016, In : BioNews. 27, p. 4-5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term Shifts in Coral Communities On Shallow to Deep Reef Slopes of Curaçao and Bonaire: Are There Any Winners?

De Bakker, D. M., Meesters, E. H., Bak, R. P. M., Nieuwland, G. & Van Duyl, F. C., 2016, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 3, 14 p., 247.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Netherlands Antilles
Reefs
corals
reefs
coral
9 Citations (Scopus)

Population genetic structure, abundance and health status of two dominant benthic species in the Saba Bank National Park, Caribbean Netherlands: Montastraea cavernosa and Xestospongia muta

de Bakker, D. M., Meesters, H. W. G., van Bleijswijk, J. D. L., Luttikhuizen, P., Breeuwer, J. A. J. & Becking, L. E., 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 5, 20 p., e0155969.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Xestospongia
Netherlands Antilles
Reefs
Genetic Structures
Population Genetics
2015
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a 5-year trawling ban on the local benthic community in a wind farm in the Dutch coastal zone

Bergman, M. J. N., Ubels, S. M., Duineveld, G. C. A. & Meesters, E., 2015, In : ICES Journal of Marine Science. 72, 3, p. 962-972

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

wind farm
trawling
benthos
coastal zone
Bivalvia
10 Citations (Scopus)

Fish species utilization of contrasting sub-habitats distributed along an ocean-to-land environmental gradient in a tropical mangrove and seagrass lagoon

Hylkema, A., Vogelaar, W., Meesters, H. W. G., Nagelkerken, I. & Debrot, A. O., 2015, In : Estuaries and coasts. 38, 5, p. 1448-1465

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

environmental gradient
seagrass
mangrove
lagoon
oceans
12 Citations (Scopus)

Porpoises: From predators to prey

Leopold, M. F., Begeman, L., Hesse, E., van der Hiele, J., Hiemstra, S., Keijl, G. O., Meesters, H. W. G., Mielke, L., Verheyen, D. & Groene, A., 2015, In : Journal of Sea Research. 97, p. 14-23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Phocoenidae
porpoise
predator
throat
predators

Rapid recovery of Dutch gray seal colonies fueled by immigration

Brasseur, S. M. J. M., van Polanen Petel, T., Gerrodette, T., Meesters, E., Reijnders, P. J. H. & Aarts, G. M., 2015, In : Marine Mammal Science. 31, 2, p. 405-426

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

breeding population
immigration
seals
marine mammal
annual cycle
32 Citations (Scopus)

Reef flattening effects on total richness and species responses in the Caribbean

Newman, S. P., Meesters, E. H., Dryden, C. S., Williams, S. M., Sanchez, C., Mumby, P. J. & Polunin, N. V. C., 1 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 84, 6, p. 1678-1689

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

corals
reefs
reef
structural component
coral
8 Citations (Scopus)

The winter diet of the Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica around the Faroe Islands

Harris, M. P., Leopold, M. F., Jensen, J., Meesters, H. W. G. & Wanless, S., 2015, In : Ibis. 157, 3, p. 468-479

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Fratercula
Faroe Islands
Alcidae
Arctica (Arcticidae)
diet
2014
24 Citations (Scopus)

Deep-water sponges (Porifera) from Bonaire and Klein Curacao, Southern Caribbean

Soest, R. W. M., Meesters, H. W. G. & Becking, L. E., 2014, In : Zootaxa. 3878, 5, p. 401-443

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Barbados
Netherlands Antilles
Porifera
sponge
deep water
16 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of light availability on dissolved organic carbon release by Caribbean reef algae and corals

Mueller, B., van der Zande, R. M., van Leent, P. J. M., Meesters, H. W. G., Vermeij, M. J. A. & van Duyl, F. C., 1 Jul 2014, In : Bulletin of Marine Science. 90, 3, p. 875-893

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

algae
light availability
dissolved organic carbon
corals
reefs
11 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal changes in the vertical distribution and community structure of Antarctic macrozooplankton and mikronekton

Flores, H., Hunt, B. P. V., Kruse, S., Pakhomov, E. A., Siegel, V., van Franeker, J. A., Strass, V., van de Putte, A. P., Meesters, H. W. G. & Bathmann, U., 2014, In : Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 84, p. 127-141

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

vertical distribution
surface layer
community structure
pelagic ecosystem
ice

Observations on the whale shark (Rhincodon typus) in the Dutch Caribbean

Debrot, A. O., Leon, R., Esteban, N. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2013, In : Caribbean Journal of Science. 47, 2-3, p. 344-349

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Netherlands Antilles
Aruba
Rhincodon typus
swarms
tuna
7 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence of the alien seagrass Halophila stipulacea in Martinique (French West Indies)

Marechal, J. P., Meesters, H. W. G., Vedie, F. & Hellig, C., 2013, In : Marine Biodiversity Records. 6, 5 p., e127.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

French West Indies
Martinique
Halophila
seagrass
coasts

Onderzoekers terug van expeditie Sababank

Meesters, H. W. G., Becking, L. E. & van Beek, I. J. M., 2013, In : Nature Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Research of the Month: Saba Bank Expedition 2013 with the Caribbean Explorer II

Becking, L. E. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2013, In : BioNews. 2013, 10, p. 6-7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Zand, koraalduivel en cyanobacterien in diep riffen van Bonaire

Meesters, H. W. G., Becking, L. E. & Mulder, S., 2013, In : Nature Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
2012
20 Citations (Scopus)
coastal water
North Sea
shrimp
crab
food
28 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal changes in plankton of the North Sea: community shfits and environmental drivers

Alvarez-Fernandez, S., Lindeboom, H. J. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2012, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 462, p. 21-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

North Sea
plankton
zooplankton
community structure
environmental factor
55 Citations (Scopus)

The Association of Antarctic Krill Euphausia superba with the Under-Ice Habitat

Florentino De Souza Silva, A. P., van Franeker, J. A., Siegel, V., Haraldsson, M., Strass, V., Meesters, H. W. G., Bathmann, U. & Wolff, W. J., 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 2, 11 p., e31775.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Euphausiacea
Euphausia superba
Ice
Ecosystem
ice
2011
30 Citations (Scopus)

Coral cavity sponges depend on reef-derived food resources: stable isotope and fatty acid constraints

van Duyl, F. C., Moodley, L., Nieuwland, G., van Ijzerloo, L., Soest, R. W. M., Houtekamer, M., Meesters, H. W. G. & Middelburg, J. J., 2011, In : Marine Biology. 158, 7, p. 1653-1666

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Porifera
sponge
stable isotopes
algae
corals
Open Access
31 Citations (Scopus)

Macrofauna under sea ice and in the open surface layer of the Lazarev Sea, Southern Ocean

Florentino De Souza Silva, A. P., van Franeker, J. A., Cisewski, B., Leach, H., van de Putte, A. P., Meesters, H. W. G., Bathmann, U. & Wolff, W. J., 2011, In : Deep-Sea Research. Part II, tropical studies in oceanography. 58, 19-20, p. 1948-1961

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

sea ice
surface layer
ice
ocean
open water

Nederlands koraalrif lijdt onder warme zee (interview met H.W.G. Meesters)

Meesters, H. W. G., 2011, In : Parool.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

9 Citations (Scopus)

Preference of early juveniles of a coral reef fish for distinct lagoonal microhabitats is not related to common measures of structural complexity

Grol, M. G. G., Nagelkerken, I., Bosch, N. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2011, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 432, p. 221-233

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

microhabitat
microhabitats
coral reefs
coral reef
seagrass
2010
9 Citations (Scopus)

Are white-beaked dolphins Lagenorhynchus albirostris food specialst? Their diet in the southern North Sea

Jansen, O. E., Leopold, M. F., Meesters, H. W. G. & Smeenk, C., 2010, In : Journal of the Marine Biological Association of The United Kingdom. 90, 8, p. 1501-1508

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Lagenorhynchus
dolphin
dolphins
North Sea
diet
19 Citations (Scopus)

Earlier pupping in harbour seals, Phoca vitulina

Reijnders, P. J. H., Brasseur, S. M. J. M. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2010, In : Biology Letters. 6, 6, p. 854-857

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Phoca
Phoca vitulina
North Sea
Oceans and Seas
Parturition
2009
17 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic habitat and shellfish mapping and monitoring in shallow coastal water - Sidescan sonar experiences in The Netherlands

van Overmeeren, R., Craeymeersch, J. A. M., van Dalfsen, J., Fey-Hofstede, F. E., Heteren, S. & Meesters, E., 2009, In : Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science. 85, 3, p. 437-448

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

sidescan sonar
shellfish
coastal water
acoustics
Netherlands
33 Citations (Scopus)

Coral growth rates revisited after 31 years: what is causing lower extension rates in Acropora palmata?

Bak, R. P. M., Nieuwland, G. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2009, In : Bulletin of Marine Science. 84, 3, p. 287-294

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
corals
coral
winter
summer
environmental factor
2008
8 Citations (Scopus)

Density of pack-ice seals and penguins in the western Weddell Sea in relation to ice thickness and ocean depth

Florentino De Souza Silva, A. P., Haas, C., van Franeker, J. A. & Meesters, H. W. G., 2008, In : Deep-Sea Research. Part II, tropical studies in oceanography. 55, 8-9, p. 1068-1074

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

pack ice
ice thickness
ocean
deep sea
ice
24 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution, abundance and ecological relevance of pelagic fishes in the Lazarev Sea, Southern Ocean

Florentino De Souza Silva, A. P., van de Putte, A. P., Siegel, V., Pakhomov, E. A., van Franeker, J. A., Meesters, H. W. G. & Colckaert, F. A. M., 2008, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 367, p. 271-282

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

pelagic fish
Antarctica
oceans
Euphausia superba
ocean