Marine and Freshwater Research

(The median citation count of Marine and Freshwater Research is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Remote sensing and geostatistics in urban water-resource monitoring: a review121
Impact of dam construction on precipitation: a regional perspective79
A trickle, not a flood: environmental watering in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia38
Evaluation and empirical study of Happy River on the basis of AHP: a case study of Shaoxing City (Zhejiang, China)22
Wetland ecological character and wise use: towards a new framing21
Population structure of the chub mackerel (Scomber colias) in the North-east Atlantic inferred from otolith shape and body morphometrics19
Towards a Universal Declaration of the Rights of Wetlands19
Extensive coral reef decline in Nha Trang Bay, Vietnam: Acanthaster planci outbreak: the final event in a sequence of chronic disturbances19
Assessment of the causes and solutions to the significant 2018–19 fish deaths in the Lower Darling River, New South Wales, Australia18
Ten key issues from the Global Wetland Outlook for decision makers17
Policy changes in dam construction and biodiversity conservation in the Yangtze River Basin, China16
Spatio-temporal variability of amphipod assemblages associated with rhodolith seabeds16
Recurrent coral bleaching in north-western Australia and associated declines in coral cover16
Reconstructing Kenya’s total freshwater fisheries catches: 1950–201714
Key steps to improve the assessment, evaluation and management of fish kills: lessons from the Murray–Darling River system, Australia13
Spatial and temporal variations in particulate organic carbon in Indonesian waters over two decades12
Flow to nowhere: the disconnect between environmental watering and the conservation of threatened species in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia12
Spatial variation of ostracod (Crustacea, Ostracoda) egg banks in temporary lakes of a tropical flood plain11
Contrasting natal origin and movement history informs recovery pathways for three lowland river species following a mass fish kill11
Development of a 16S metabarcoding assay for the environmental DNA (eDNA) detection of aquatic reptiles across northern Australia11
Lacking character? A policy analysis of environmental watering of Ramsar wetlands in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia11
The ‘ecological character’ of wetlands: a foundational concept in the Ramsar Convention, yet still cause for debate 50 years later10
How fish kills affected traditional (Baakandji) and non-traditional communities on the Lower Darling–10
Development of the text of the Ramsar Convention: 1965–197110
Australian forested wetlands under climate change: collapse or proliferation?10
Morphological and genetic characterisation of the introduced copepod Lernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus (Cyclopoida: Lernaeidae) occurring in the Murrumbidgee catchment, Australia10
New South Wales rocky reefs are under threat10
Humpback whale (9
Fifty years of criteria development for selecting wetlands of international importance9
Water quality dynamics of floodplain lakes in relation to river flooding and cattle grazing9
Effect of climate variability on water quality trends in New Zealand rivers9
Reproductive biology of female blue swimmer crabs in the temperate estuaries of south-eastern Australia9
Ecohydraulic model for designing environmental flows supports recovery of imperilled Murray cod (9
Rewilding watersheds: using nature’s algorithms to fix our broken rivers9
Dietary analysis and mesocosm feeding trials confirm the eastern rock lobster (8
What’s wrong with the Australian River Assessment System (AUSRIVAS)?8
Shifting baselines and political expediency in New Zealand8
A decade-long study on mayfly emergence patterns8
Abundance, distribution and reproduction of the Data-Deficient species (Squalus blainville) around Sardinia Island (central western Mediterranean Sea) as a contribution to its conservation8
Performance of acoustic telemetry in relation to submerged aquatic vegetation in a nearshore freshwater habitat8
Kills in the Darling: assessing the impact of the 2018–20 mass fish kills on the fish communities of the Lower Darling–8
Comparison of an extracellular v. total DNA extraction approach for environmental DNA-based monitoring of sediment biota8
Identifying physiological and environmental influences on otolith chemistry in a coastal fishery species8
The effect of environmental conditions on seasonal and inter-annual abundance of two species in the Yangtze River estuary8
Continuing the discussion about ecological futures for the lower Murray River (Australia) in the Anthropocene8
Otolith chemistry delineates the influence of natal origin, dispersal and flow on the population dynamics of golden perch (8
Intraspecific variation in diel patterns of rocky reef use suggests temporal partitioning in Port Jackson sharks8
Preliminary investigation of reproductive hormone profiles in the blacktip shark (8
Ecosystem structure and resilience of the Florida Bay Estuary: an original ecosystem model with implications for everglades restoration8
Climate change and cyanobacteria harmful algae blooms: adaptation practices for developing countries8
Contamination by antibiotics and their degradation and removal methods7
Hydra vulgaris assay as environmental assessment tool for ecotoxicology in freshwaters: a review7
Field trials to determine the efficacy of aerators to mitigate hypoxia in inland waterways7
Review of options for creating and maintaining oxygen refuges for fish during destratification-driven hypoxia in rivers7
Individual variation influences avoidance behaviour of invasive common carp (7
Tidal–diel patterns of movement, activity and habitat use by juvenile mangrove whiprays using towed-float GPS telemetry7
Is the Paraíba do Sul River colourful? Prevalence of microplastics in freshwater, south-eastern Brazil7
Host-associated microbiota of yellow stingrays (Urobatis jamaicensis) is shaped by their environment and life history7
The more the merrier: using environmental flows to improve floodplain vegetation condition7
Hybridisation experiments between freshwater prawns Macrobrachium amazonicum and M. pantanalense (Decapoda: Palaemonidae), and the effects of geographical isolation7
Attribution of river water-quality trends to agricultural land use and climate variability in New Zealand7
Succession of marine fouling community influences the associated mobile fauna via physical complexity increment7
Conventional tagging of sharks in Western Australia: the main commercial species exhibit contrasting movement patterns7
Biology and conservation of the unique and diverse halophilic macroinvertebrates of Australian salt lakes7
Population demographics of golden perch (7
Spatial variation and drivers of vegetation structure and composition in coastal freshwater wetlands of subtropical Australia6
Implications of water quality policy on land use: a case study of the approach in New Zealand6
Historical abundance and distribution of the native flat oyster (6
Blue, green and in-between: objectives and approaches for evaluating wetland flow regimes based on vegetation outcomes6
What eats a cauliflower coral? An assessment of predation on the endangered temperate soft coral,6
Use of voluntary environmental contracts for wetland governance in the European Mediterranean region6
Reframing the human–wetlands relationship through a Universal Declaration of the Rights of Wetlands6
Drivers restricting biodiversity in Australian saline lakes: a review6
An investigation of genetic connectivity shines a light on the relative roles of isolation by distance and oceanic currents in three diadromous fish species6
Long-lived life history for onaga Etelis coruscans in the Hawaiian Islands6
Shape variation of the prawn Macrobrachium jelskii (Palaemonidae: Decapoda) in the Neotropical semiarid drainages: an intra- and inter-basin investigation6
Friend or foe? Development of odour detection, differentiation and antipredator response in an embryonic elasmobranch6
Presence and abundance of microplastics in edible freshwater mussel (6
Microplastics in commercial bivalves harvested from intertidal seagrasses and sandbanks in the Ria Formosa lagoon, Portugal6
Bioenergetics of blue swimmer crab (6
Cross-jurisdictional larval supply essential for eastern Australian spanner crabs (6
Assessment of microplastic accumulation in aquatic insects of different feeding guilds collected from wastewater in Sohag Governorate, Egypt6
Resilience of a native soil seed bank in a floodplain lake subjected to cropping, grazing and extended drought6
Age and growth of tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) from Western Australia6
Reproductive biology of the finetooth shark (Carcharhinus isodon) in the northern Gulf of Mexico, with evidence of both annual and biennial reproduction6
Evaluation of a novel research trap for surveys of blue swimmer crab populations6
Elevation and land use as drivers of macroinvertebrate functional composition in Afromontane headwater streams6
Potential water pollution from recycled concrete aggregate material6
A comparison of visual observation and DNA metabarcoding to assess the diet of juvenile sea turtle5
Is acidification of samples for isotopic analysis of carbon and nitrogen necessary for shoreline marine species?5
Comment on Davies5
Distribution of nitrogen-cycling genes in an oxygen-depleted cyclonic eddy in the Alfonso Basin, Gulf of California5
Forecasting water consumption on transboundary water resources for water resource management using the feed-forward neural network: a case study of the Nile River in Egypt and Kenya5
Anguillids in the upper Nu–Salween River, South-East Asia: species composition, distributions, natal sources and conservation implications5
Sea-level rise, marine storms and the resilience of Mediterranean coastal wetlands: lessons learned from the Ebro Delta5
Reproductive biology of a bamboo shark as a framework for better fisheries management5
Feral horses (5
Effects of magnetic fields related to submarine power cables on the behaviour of larval rainbow trout (5
Rapid age estimation of longnose skate (5
Potential fluctuation of δ5
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands5
Climate change adaptation planning for an internationally important wetland, the Muir–Byenup System Ramsar Site in south-west Australia5
Drivers of zooplankton dynamics in a small tropical lowland river5
Organic matter and metal loadings influence the spatial gradient of the benthic bacterial community in a temperate estuary5
Occurrence of emerging contaminants and analysis of oestrogenic activity in the water and sediments from two coastal lagoons in south-eastern Brazil5
Coastal wetland rehabilitation first-pass prioritisation for blue carbon and associated co-benefits5
Life on the farm: are zooplankton communities in natural ponds and constructed dams the same?5
Everyone has their limits: reproductive mode drives amphibian responses to land use in coastal areas5
Life-history characteristics of the eastern shovelnose ray,4
Understanding salt-tolerance and biota–stressor interactions in freshwater invertebrate communities4
Spatial heterogeneity of the seed bank at a peat lake in Australia4
Age estimation of barramundi (4
Wetlands as social ecological systems, and relationality in the policy domain4
Structure, distribution patterns and ecological responses to hydrological changes in benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages in a regulated semi-arid river: baseline for biomonitoring studies4
DNA metabarcoding reveals multiple co-occurring species in4
Socio-ecological impacts of industrial aquaculture and ways forward to sustainability4
Oil and gas exploration and development in the Lake Eyre Basin: distribution and consequences for rivers and wetlands, including the Coongie Lakes Ramsar Site4
Life history of two data-poor but commercially valuable tropical reef fishes, Parupeneus barberinus and Mulloidichthys flavolineatus, from the Saipan fishery, Northern Mariana Islands4
Seasonal variation in basal resources supporting fish biomass in longitudinal zones of the Usumacinta River Basin, southern Mexico4
Carbon sources supporting Australia's most widely distributed freshwater fish, Nematalosa erebi (Günther) (Clupeidae: Dorosomatinae)4
Multi-decadal trends in large-bodied fish populations in the New South Wales Murray–Darling Basin, Australia4
Positional and ontogenetic variation in vertebral centra morphology in five batoid species4
Trophic ecology of sympatric juvenile stingrays within a nursery area4
A comparison of catch efficiency and bycatch reduction of tuna pole-and-line fisheries using Japan tuna hook (JT-hook) and circle-shaped hook (C-hook)4
Nuclear–follower foraging behaviour between Western Australian common octopus and brown-spotted wrasse4
Relationships, social networks and the emergence of recovery-based river management: implications for practice and policy4
Multifaceted local action for the conservation of the transboundary Prespa lakes Ramsar sites in the Balkans4
Corrigendum to: Identifying physiological and environmental influences on otolith chemistry in a coastal fishery species4
Characterising fish habitat use of fringing oyster reefs using acoustic imaging4
Molecular evidence reveals introduced populations of Eiseniella tetraedra (Savigny, 1826) (Annelida, Lumbricidae) with European origins from protected freshwater ecosystems of the southern Alborz Moun4
Functional responses of mangrove fauna to forest degradation4
Is traditional fisheries management correctly addressing the possible causes of fish production decline? The relationship between environmental degradation and artisanal river fisheries in the Magdale4
Feeding ecology of juvenile Pacific bluefin tuna4
Trends in Indian Ocean marine fisheries since 1950: synthesis of reconstructed catch and effort data4
Mapping the spatial distribution of wetlands in Argentina (South America) from a fusion of national databases4
DNA barcoding and metabarcoding of highly diverse aquatic mites (Acarina) can improve their use in routine biological monitoring4
Phenology and litter production in the mangrove genus Xylocarpus along rainfall and temperature gradients in tropical Australia4
Expanding freshwater biologger studies to view fish as environmental sensing platforms3
Saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) attacks in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia3
Perspectives on reducing anthropogenic interferences and mainstreaming nature-based solutions for sustainable restoration of Pulicat lagoon, India: from research to policy and implementation3
Efficacy of estradiol in feminising the eastern mosquitofish,3
Nitrogen and phosphorus enrichments alter the dynamics of the plankton community in Daya Bay, northern South China Sea: results of mesocosm studies3
Effects of metal accumulation on oxidative metabolism of3
Effects of common carp on water quality and submerged vegetation: results from a short-term mesocosm experiment in an artificial wetland3
Amphipod assemblages associated with native habitat-forming seaweeds of the Alboran Sea: influence by environmental protection and biogeographical patterns3
Age and growth of two sharpnose shark species (Rhizoprionodon lalandii and R. porosus) in subtropical waters of the south-western Atlantic3
Holdfast coalescence between buoyant and non-buoyant seaweeds3
Integrating data, expert opinion and fuzzy logic in the development of an index of wetland condition3
Assessment of silver eel (Anguilla anguilla) route selection at a water-regulating weir using an acoustic camera3
Environmental DNA as a non-invasive alternative for surveying aquatic communities in tank bromeliads3
Environmental flows stimulate the upstream movement of juvenile diadromous fishes3
A cause for hope: largely intact coral-reef communities with high reef-fish biomass in a remote Indonesian island group3
Deep-sea movement patterns of the Patagonian toothfish3
'Now it’s not a billabong': eco-cultural assessment of billabong condition in remote northern Australia3
Composition and co-occurrence network of the rhizosphere bacterial community of two emergent macrophytes and implications for phytoremediation3
Testing the waters to find the ‘goldilocks’ zone: fine-scale movement of3
Environmental influences on the juvenile migration of the threatened amphidromous Australian grayling (Prototroctes maraena)3
Age and growth of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) at an insular nursery in the southern Caribbean3
A review and assessment of fish trophic levels in a large reservoir of central Anatolia, Turkey3
Genetic diversity and restricted genetic connectivity in an endangered marine fish (3
Baited remote underwater video sample less site attached fish species along a subsea pipeline compared to a remotely operated vehicle3
Invasive Japanese foraminifera in a south-west Australian estuary3
Life history plasticity affects the population structure and distribution of the widespread migratory fish Galaxias brevipinnis3
Silver gull harassment of humpback whales in Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia3
Biochemical composition during the reproductive cycle of a novel gastropod resource from Atlantic Patagonia3
Mismatch between shape changes, early growth, and condition for a temperate reef fish from an oceanic island3
A systematic review of methods used to study fish in saltmarsh flats3
Population structure and reproduction of Steindachneridion melanodermatum (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae), a large catfish endemic to Neotropical ecoregion3
Vertical patterns of leaf physiology and biofilm characteristics for submerged macrophytes in a shallow subtropical lake3
Mangrove mapping using Sentinel-1 data for improved decision support on sustainable conservation and restoration interventions in the Keta Lagoon Complex Ramsar Site, Ghana3
Estimating the invasion extent of Asian swamp eel (Monopterus: Synbranchidae) in an altered river of the south-eastern United States3
Towards a scientific evaluation of environmental water offsetting in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia3
Conservation value of a subtropical reef in south-eastern Queensland, Australia, highlighted by citizen-science efforts3
Life history of3
Abundance, distribution and behaviour of humpback whales (3
Effects of age, maturity stage, sex and seasonality on the feeding strategies of the diamond stingray (Hypanus dipterurus) in the southern Gulf of California3
Environmental factors and predator abundance predict the distribution and occurrence of two sympatric urchin species at Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia3
Effects of the mangrove forest environment and tree species characteristics on fiddler crab communities3
Salvaging and replanting 300 mangrove trees and saplings in the arid Arabian Gulf3
Preliminary age and growth of the deep-water goblin shark Mitsukurina owstoni (Jordan, 1898)3
Species-specific trophic enrichment factor of stable nitrogen and carbon isotopes in fish otolith organic matter2
Can the introduction of non-native fish induce variation in life-history traits of a native species in a neotropical lake?2
Historical ecology of semi-enclosed coastal embayments: tools and techniques for discovering ecological events of the recent past2
Quantifying shark and ray discards in Western Australia’s shark fisheries2
Sustained high CO2
Shifts in the seagrass leaf microbiome associated with wasting disease in2
Phylogeographical patterns of Cnesterodon decemmaculatus populations at different geographic scales in Buenos Aires province: possible implications for its use as a bioindicator species2
Sources and trophic transfer of trace metals in wild fish from coastal areas in the South China Sea2
Delayed consequences of the influence of hypomagnetic field on roach (2
Spatial distribution and influencing factors of leisure fishery in Zhejiang Province, China2
Community structure of epiphytic bacteria on Potamogeton pectinatus and the surrounding bacterioplankton in Hongze Lake2
Influence of calcium on the toxicity of saline solutions to the mayfly,2
Impact of the socioeconomic activities on sea turtle conservation in the Potiguar Basin, north-eastern Brazil (2010–2019)2
Impacts of VIE tagging and Rhodamine B immersion staining on two measures of performance for a small-bodied fish2
Microalgal blooms in the skeletons of bleached corals during the 2020 bleaching event on Heron Island, Australia2
Heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) and heat shock transcription factor (Hsf) gene families in2
Size-selective predation by three estuarine zooplanktivorous fish species2
Variations in wetland conditions within the Fitzroy Basin, north-eastern Australia: a palaeoecological approach2
Shelf–oceanic dynamics of surface environmental parameters in the Kangaroo Island–Bonney Coast region2
Using life-history traits to predict the vulnerability to overexploitation in soldier striped shrimps2
Trends in sightings of the stingrays of southern Mozambique2
Developing indicators to detect the use of fish-aggregating devices2
Trends and environmental drivers of giant catfish catch in the lower Amazon River2
No support for purported effects of salt-tolerant stream invertebrates on the salinity responses of salt-sensitive stream invertebrates2
Conflicting perceptions of quota-based systems in Australian fisheries2
The Fish Health Risk Indicator: linking water quality and river flow data with fish health to improve our predictive capacity around fish death events2
Effects of stranded heavy fuel oil subacute exposure on the fitness-related traits of sea urchin2
Long-term acoustic telemetry reveals limited movement of fish in an unregulated, perennial river2
Establishment and proliferation under climate change: temperate tunicates in south-western Iceland2
Study of ecological water-demand security in the Linghekou Reserve of north-eastern China, based on landscape pattern2
Allee effect considerations to support the spatial management of a sedentary marine species: the queen conch (2
Macroalgal calcification and the effects of ocean acidification and global warming2
Using models to inform water policy in a changing climate: comparing the Australian and Uruguayan experiences2
Movements and growth rates of bronze whaler sharks (2
Plastic waste in surface waters of an urban estuary2
Enhancing whole-of-river conservation2
Temporal functional changes in coral and fish communities on subtropical coastal coral reefs2
Using integrative taxonomy to distinguish cryptic halfbeak species and interpret distribution patterns, fisheries landings, and speciation2
Watering of wetlands on Indigenous Country in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia2
The extent and protection of Australia’s deep sea2
Assessing trap bias in the endemic Australian genus of freshwater crayfish,2
Downstream migration of telemetry-tagged adult common galaxias (2
Biological aspects of juvenile great hammerhead sharks Sphyrna mokarran from the Arabian Gulf2
Response of true limpet Patella aspera (Patellogastropoda) pediveliger larvae to a range of settlement cues2
Multiproxy approach to track changes in the ecological condition of wetlands in the Gunbower Forest, a Ramsar site2
Geostatistical tools to assess shifts in recreational fishing2
Reply to Bridgewater (2021), ‘Response to Davies2
Freshwater sponges overgrow the invasive golden mussel2
Salinity as a major influence on groundwater microbial communities in agricultural landscapes2
Population genetic structure of estuary perch (Percalates colonorum Gunther) in south-eastern Australia2
Population dynamics and sustainability of the spiny lobster (Panulirus meripurpuratus Giraldes & Smyth, 2016) fishery on the Amazon continental shelf2
Effect of pollution on early diatom colonisation on artificial substrata in urban lowland streams2
Stock structure of Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus) around the Korean Peninsula: an otolith microchemical perspective2
The response to environmental flows of a culturally significant flood-dependent species: Centipeda cunninghamii (Asteraceae)2
Fish fins as a non-lethal alternative to muscle tissue in stable isotope studies of food webs in an Australian river2
Geographical variations in genetic group composition, life-history traits, and statolith shape for2
The biology of giant ostracods (Crustacea, Cyprididae), a review focusing on the Mytilocypridinae from Australian inland waters2
The aquatic ecological health-state assessment and the influencing mechanism of Poyang Lake2
Fine-scale variability in catch and growth rates of western rock lobsters (2
Characterisation of nematode larvae found in a vulnerable native Australian fish, the southern pygmy perch, Nannoperca australis Günther2
Benthic diatoms in relation to environmental factors in an allochthonous river from Patagonia, Argentina2