Dr. Matthew Edwards


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 Foster, M.S., M.S Edwards, D.C Reed, D.R. Schiel and R.C. Zimmerman (2006). Top-down vs. bottom-up effects in kelp forests. Science 313: 1737-1738.

Carney, L. C. and M. E. Edwards (2006). Cryptic processes in the sea: a review of delayed development in the microscopic stages of marine

       macroalgae. Algae 21: 161-168.

Edwards, M. S. and J. A. Estes (2006). Catastrophe, recovery and range limitation in northeast Pacific kelp forests: a large-scale

      perspective. Marine Ecology Progress Series 320:79-87.

Matson, P. G. and M. S. Edwards (2006). Stipe hollowing in Eisenia arborea (Phaeophyta: Laminariales): variation across a latitudinal

      gradient. Phycologia 45: 343-348.


Edwards, M. S. and G. Hernández-Carmona (2005). Delayed recovery of giant kelp near its southern range limit in the North Pacific following

      El Niño. Marine Biology 147: 273-279.


Clark, R. P., M. S. Edwards and M. S. Foster (2004). Effects of shade from multiple kelp canopies on an understory algal assemblage.

     Marine Ecology Progress Series 267:107-119


Edwards, M. S. (2004).  Catastrophe, recovery and range limitation in Northeast Pacific kelp forests: a large-scale perspective. Oecologia

      138: 436-447.


Graham, M. H. and M. S. Edwards (2001).  Statistical significance versus factor fit: estimating the importance of individual factor in

     ecological analysis of variance.  Oikos 93: 505-513.


Edwards, M. S. (2001). Scale-dependent patterns of community regulation in giant kelp forests.  Ph.D. dissertation.  University of California,

      Santa Cruz. 149pp.


Edwards, M. S. (2000).  The role of microscopic life-history stages in the persistence of marine macroalgae in seasonally variable

     environments.  Ecology 81(9): 2404-2415.


Edwards, M. S. (1999).  Using in situ substrate sterilization and fluorescence microscopy in studies of microscopic stages of marine

      macroalgae.  Proceedings form the 16th Annual International Seaweeds Symposium. Hydrobiologia 398/399: 253-259.


Edwards, M. S. (1998).  Effects of long-term kelp canopy exclusion on the abundance of the annual alga Desmarestia ligulata. 

    Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 228: 309-326.