Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Phone number
+31 (0)113 57 7493
Location
Yerseke
Function
Senior Research Leader
Expertise
  • Ecological restoration
  • Nature based flood defense / Ecosystem based flooddefense / Building with Nature
  • Biophysical interactions & Biogeomorphology & Flume & wave mesocosms
  • Coastal vegetation (mangroves, salt marshes, seagrass meadows) & Benthic ecosyst
  • Managing Ecosystem Services & Ecosystem engineers
Overview of public outreach (PDF)

Prof. Dr. Tjeerd Bouma

Senior Research Leader

‘Learning from Mother Nature’

In a world with an ever-increasing population, and a changing climate to complicate things, people and nature seem to collide increasingly often. ‘And that is often unnecessary’, says NIOZ researcher and (amongst other things) Professor of Biogeomorphological Ecology of Estuaries, Deltas and Coasts at Utrecht University, Tjeerd Bouma. ‘Once we understand how nature allows ecosystems to function, we will be able to make sustainable use of that, for example in the case of coastal defences.’

Understanding comes first

‘In the past, many attempts were made to restore ecosystems that disappeared, but these were unsuccessful. That was because we failed to first investigate how a healthy version of that ecosystem works. For example, along the coast, we can try to produce a salt marsh, marsh or mangrove by spraying up sand and planting the right plants, but then we fail to see the importance of certain aspects, such as the role of soil stability, for the resilience of those systems.’

Coastal defence

'However, once we understand how an ecosystem works in detail, then that knowledge will allow for significant improvements. For example, in the North Sea, we could restore ecosystems around wind parks so that sustainable forms of aquaculture or fishing become possible. At various places along the coast, we could deploy the forces of nature to defend the land against a rising sea level. In the Netherlands, this could, for example, include alternating polders along muddy coasts or a Sand Motor off the South Holland coast.

A Caribbean example is the restoration of seagrass beds that naturally retain sand and protect the coast against erosion. Even in the most densely populated delta in the world, the Pearl River delta around Hong Kong, where about 60 million people live, we are investigating how mangroves can be restored to improve safety. In many cases, we are learning that nature provides smarter and often cheaper alternatives than strictly technical solutions.’

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Specialization

Understanding coastal ecosystems for sustainable conservation & use.

Prof. dr. Tjeerd Bouma, Coastal ecologist at NIOZ, Lector at the University of Applied Sciences, Vlissingen & Honorary Professor at Groningen University

Career

Since the start of his career, Tjeerd Bouma has shown a drive to do frontier applied research: i.e., gaining a fundamental understanding needed to resolve societal problems. During his PhD he did fundamental plant physiological research to identify those maintenance processes that caused the greatest reduction in crop yield (potatoes, tomatoes, and beans), to thereby enable targeted crop-breeding. As a post-doc, he continued this line of research on horticultural fruit trees (apples and oranges), while learning how to place his work in a more fundamental ecological context. When starting as tenure-track scientist at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research NIOZ (former NIOO-CEME) he completely switched his research focus towards the ecology of intertidal and marine ecosystems.

Key ecosystems:
- Coastal vegetation, mangroves, salt marshes, seagrass meadows
- Benthic ecosystem engineers, mussels, oysters, endo-benthos
- Bio-engineering sea walls

In all research fields his work is still well cited.

Current research lines

Coasts and deltas belong to the most densely inhabited and intensively used areas in the world. The strong competition for space has led to large-scale loss of intertidal ecosystems, despite belonging to the most valuable systems in the world in terms of ecosystem services provided. This has fuelled a major interesting in ecosystem restoration for ecosystem services. The research team working with Tjeerd Bouma has hence focussed on understanding i) how to improve restoration practice, ii) how to sustainable benefit from ecosystem services, and iii) assessing the resilience of these valuable ecosystems to climate change.

  • Restoration of intertidal ecosystems as mangroves, seagrasses and salt marshes often fail, due to strong physical drivers. To enhance restoration success, the research team working with Tjeerd Bouma has focussed on obtaining a fundamental understanding how natural systems establish (e.g., Balke et al. 2011 Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 440: 1–9, Balke et al. 2014 Journal of Ecology 102: 700-708), and translating this understanding into novel, large-scale applicable restoration concepts (e.g., Temmink et al. Nature Comm 11 Art# 3668; Fivash et al 2022 J Appl Ecol. 59: 1050-1059). This has led to the broad application of the Windows of Opportunity framework in improving coastal restoration and modelling natural dynamics of biogeomorphic systems (e.g., Hu et al 2021 Geophys Res Letters 48: e2021GL095596; Poppema et al 2019 Ocean Coast Manag. 168: 238-250).
  • Ecosystem-services such as e.g., Nature-Based Flood Defense, carbon sequestration, supporting biodiversity, enabling aquaculture, recreation, etc., is a key driver of many restoration efforts. The research team working with Tjeerd Bouma focusses on fundamentally understanding the conditionality of services provisioning, as well as the extent that different services are compatible (i.e., win-win) vs. mutually exclusive (i.e., trade-off choice). Within the scientific community, he contributed to the broad acceptance of using tidal ecosystems as Nature-Based Flood Defense (e.g., Borsje et al 2011 Ecological Engineering 37: 113-122; Temmerman et al. 2013 Nature 504: 79-83). Novel insights in how nature-based flood defence by salt marshes work when a dike breaches (e.g., Zhu et al. 2020 Nature Sust. 10; 853), fuelled societal discussion on transitional polders as novel flood-defence system (12 debated articles in local news paper PZC). He actively worked on outreach to the broader public (see list below)
  • Understanding the long-term climate resilience of ecosystems is a key prerequisite to effectively invest in ecosystem restoration for ecosystem services. To enable this line of research, the team working with Tjeerd Bouma has developed novel field-flume to quantify key parameters needed to feed into models (e.g., de Smit et al. 2020 Limnol. Oceanogr.: Methods 18, 585–598; de Smit et al. 2021 Limnol. Oceanogr. 9999, 1–12;  James et al. 2019 BioScience 69: 136–142; James et al. 2020 J. of Ecology 108; 2025-2037) and lab set-ups to study bioturbation behaviour under heat stress (e.g., Zhou et al. 2022. Science of the Total Environment 824, 153621).

Education & current positions

The key interest in carrying out fundamental research, that can be translated into application for the benefits of humanity, also translates into having a lector position at the HZ University of Applied Sciences next to academic positions at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) and Utrecht University. Researcher ID: A-9841-2011

Current positions:

Full list of activiites, prizes, scholarships and key publications (PDF)

Linked news

Tuesday 30 January 2024
Fencing young mussels for ecosystem restoration
The restoration of mussel beds in the Wadden Sea or the Delta is a lot more successful when young mussels are helped a little with low, protective fences on the bottom. That is shown by research conducted by marine biologist Jildou Schotanus at the…
Wednesday 08 November 2023
How do plants outside the dikes keep up with sea level rise? They build a growing creek landscape
Salt marshes are hugely important natural areas on the seaward side of our dikes. They are home to plants and animals, they store a lot of CO2 and they protect the coast against the force of the waves. However, these salt marshes face threats from…
Wednesday 11 October 2023
Building Coastal Resilience in Europe
EMB has launched a new publication at the EurOCEAN2023 conference: Position Paper No. 27 ‘Building Coastal Resilience in Europe’ (NIOZ's Tjeerd Bouma is one of the contributing authors)
Monday 02 October 2023
Sustainable protection of rapidly subsiding coastlines with mangroves
Along the Asian coastlines there are many areas where rural communities experience alarming rates of sea level rises due to land subsidence up to 10 cm per year. This causes tremendous challenges on how to live there and protect these coasts. A…
Friday 22 September 2023
Harnessing and moving with natural forces in Zeeland's delta - Landscape plan wins Eo Wijers prize
The regional final of the Eo Wijers Prize Competition 2022-2023 for central Zeeland has been won by a collaboration of Bureau B+B urbanism and landscape architecture, RO&AD Architects and the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ). In…
Monday 28 August 2023
Shellfish on the run create unstable mudflats
The expected increase in extreme weather could make the bottom of tidal flats more unstable. That's shown by NIOZ researcher Zhengquan Zhou in the PhD-thesis he will defend at Utrecht University on September 7th. "With the increase in heat waves,…
Thursday 24 August 2023
Battle between land and sea obeys mathematical laws
The disappearance of nature in front of dikes in the pounding waves, as well as the return of resilient nature on the boundary of land and water, obey many more rules than one might think. Conservationists and nature managers who know these laws, can…
Thursday 24 August 2023
Pear trees teeming with fish and other sea life
Artificial reefs in the Wadden Sea, made from discarded pear trees are teeming with marine life after more than a year underwater. That's shown in experiments by Jon Dickson, PhD candidate at NIOZ. "After four months, we already saw lots of fish and…
Wednesday 10 May 2023
Salt marshes protect the coast – but not where it is needed most
Salt marshes provide multiple ecosystem services, one of those is protection of the coast against flooding. This is especially important in low-lying countries like the Netherlands. Scientists from the University of Groningen and the Royal…
Wednesday 12 April 2023
Why some mangrove trees resist storms better than others
Over the coming decades, the cost of coastal flood safety will increase as sea levels rise and storm patterns change. To find solutions for this pressing matter, Rosanna van Hespen, ecologist at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ)…

Linked blogs

Wednesday 09 June 2021
NIOZ podcast Van Delta tot Diepzee aflevering 12 De zee als bondgenoot bij kustverdediging
Ecoloog Professor Tjeerd Bouma doet ondermeer onderzoek naar kustverdediging met gebruikmaking van natuurlijke processen zoals het aanleggen van kwelders, en wellicht van bossen, voor de dijken. Mathijs Deen spreekt met Tjeerd Bouma vanuit de…
Thursday 03 September 2020
ReViFES fieldwork 2020 | Investigating North Sea reefs services
Biogenic reefs are hard structures built by living organisms which form complex ecosystems and are accountable for several important ecological functions. In the North Sea, the most common bio-constructors include bivalves, such as oysters and…

NIOZ publications

  • 2023
    Yang, S.; Bouma, T.; Xu, K.; Shi, B.; Yang, H.; Zhang, W.; Luo, X.; Li, P.; Huang, Y.; Tian, M.; Guo, L.; Dai, Z. (2023). Storms dominate the erosion of the Yangtze Delta and southward sediment transport. Science Bulletin 68(6): 553-556. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scib.2023.03.005
    van den Bogaart, L.A.; Schotanus, J.; Capelle, J.J.; Bouma, T. (2023). Increasing mussel transplantation success by initiating self-facilitating feedback mechanisms. Ecol. Eng. 195: 107062. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2023.107062
    van den Bogaart, L.A.; Schotanus, J.; Capelle, J.J.; Bouma, T. (2023). Comparing traditional vs. biodegradable seed mussel collectors (SMCs) for seed settlement, seed density, and seed growth: Effect of deployment depth and location. Aquacult. Eng. 102: 102344. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaeng.2023.102344
    van den Bogaart, L.A.; Schotanus, J.; Capelle, J.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Using a biodegradable substrate to increase transplantation success: Effect of density and sediment on aggregation behavior of mussels. Ecol. Eng. 196: 107096. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2023.107096
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    van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Ramadhani, S.; Heuts, T.S.; van Starrenburg, C.; Tas, S.A.J.; Triyanti, A.; Helmi, M.; Tonneijck, F.H.; Bouma, T. (2023). Subsidence reveals potential impacts of future sea level rise on inhabited mangrove coasts. Nature Sustainability Early view. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41893-023-01226-1
    Pétillon, J.; McKinley, E.; Alexander, M.; Adams, J.B.; Angelini, C.; Balke, T.; Griffin, J.N.; Bouma, T.; Hacker, S.; He, Q.; Hensel, M.J.S.; Ibáñez, C.; Macreadie, P.I.; Martino, S.; Sharps, E.; Ballinger, R.; de Battisti, D.; Beaumont, N.; Burdon, D.; Daleo, P.; D'Alpaos, A.; Duggan-Edwards, M.; Garbutt, A.; Jenkins, S.; Ladd, C.J.T.; Lewis, H.; Mariotti, G.; McDermott, O.; Mills, R.; Möller, I.; Nolte, S.; Pagès, J.F.; Silliman, B.; Zhang, L.; Skov, M.W. (2023). Top ten priorities for global saltmarsh restoration, conservation and ecosystem service research. Sci. Total Environ. 898: 165544. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.165544
    Dickson, J.; Franken, O.; Watson, M.S.; Monnich, B.; Holthuijsen, S.; Eriksson, B.K.; Govers, L.L.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T. (2023). Who lives in a pear tree under the sea? A first look at tree reefs as a complex natural biodegradable structure to enhance biodiversity in marine systems. Front. Mar. Sci. 10. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1213790
    de Vet, P.L.M.; van der Werf, J.J.; van Prooijen, B.C.; de Bakker, A.T.M.; Walles, B.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Van Zanten, E.; Wang, Z.B. (2023). Sand nourishments to mitigate the eco-morphological losses caused by storm surge barriers, in: Wang, P. et al. Coastal Sediments 2023. The proceedings of the coastal sediments. pp. 2278-2285. https://dx.doi.org/10.1142/9789811275135_0209
    ter Hofstede, R.; Bouma, T.; van Koningsveld, M. (2023). Five golden principles to advance marine reef restoration by linking science and industry. Front. Mar. Sci. 10: 1143242. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1143242
    Steinigeweg, C.S.; Löbel, S.; Schröder, B.; Schoutens, K.; Reents, S.; Evans, B.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.; Möller, I.; Paul, M. (2023). Plant trait-mediated drag forces on seedlings of four tidal marsh pioneer species. Front. Mar. Sci. 10: 1172492. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1172492
    Mazarrasa, I.; Neto, J.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Grandjean, T.; Garcia-Orellana, J.; Masqué, P.; Recio, M.; Serrano, O.; Puente, A.; Juanes, J.A. (2023). Drivers of variability in Blue Carbon stocks and burial rates across European estuarine habitats. Sci. Total Environ. 886: 163957. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.163957
    Fivash, G.S.; Temmerman, S.; Kleinhans, M.G.; Heuner, M.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Early indicators of tidal ecosystem shifts in estuaries. Nature Comm. 14(1): 1911. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-023-37444-6
    Ma, Y.; Zhu, L.; Peng, Z.; Xue, L.; Zhao, W.; Li, T.; Lin, S.; Bouma, T.; Hofland, B.; Dong, C.; Li, X. (2023). Wave attenuation by flattened vegetation (Scirpus mariqueter). Front. Mar. Sci. 10: 1106070. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1106070
    Grandjean, T.J.; de Smit, J.C.; van Belzen, J.; Fivash, G.S.; van Dalen, J.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Morphodynamic signatures derived from daily surface elevation dynamics can explain the morphodynamic development of tidal flats. Water Science and Engineering 16(1): 14-25. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wse.2022.11.003
    van de Ven, C.N.; Reijers, V.C.; Lammers, C.; van Belzen, J.; Chung, Y.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T. (2023). Establishing cordgrass plants cluster their shoots to avoid ecosystem engineering. Funct. Ecol. 37(5): 1339-1349. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.14302
    Cronau, R.J.T.; Telgenkamp, Y.; de Fouw, J; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Hoeijmakers, D.; van der Heide, T.; Lamers, L.P.M. (2023). Seagrass is protected from ragworm pressure by a newly discovered grazer–ragworm interaction; implications for restoration. J. Appl. Ecol. 60(6): 978-989. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14381
    Zhou, Z.; Steiner, N.; Fivash, G.S.; Cozzoli, F.; Blok, D.B.; van Ijzerloo, L.; van Dalen, J.; Ysebaert, T.; Walles, B.; Bouma, T. (2023). Temporal dynamics of heatwaves are key drivers of sediment mixing by bioturbators. Limnol. Oceanogr. 68(5): 1105-1116. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.12332
    Xu, T.; Hu, Z.; Gong, W.; Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Borsje, B.W.; van Hespen, R.; Bouma, T. (2023). A comparison and coupling of two novel sensors for intertidal bed‐level dynamics observation. Limnol. Oceanogr., Methods 21(4): 209-219. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10540
    van der Wal, D.; van Dalen, J.; Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Borsje, B.W.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Gradual versus episodic lateral saltmarsh cliff erosion: evidence from Terrestrial Laser Scans (TLS) and Surface Elevation Dynamics (SED) sensors. Geomorphology (Amst.) 426: 108590. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2023.108590
    Silva, R.; Chávez, V.; Mori, N.; Bouma, T.J.; Odériz, I. (2023). Editorial: Consequences of global change in coastal ecosystems from a multidisciplinary perspective. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 1130024. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.1130024
    Marín Díaz, B.; van der Wal, D.; Kaptein, L.; Martinez-Garcia, P.; Lashley, C.H.; de Jong, K.; Nieuwenhuis, J.W.; Govers, L.L.; Olff, H.; Bouma, T. (2023). Using salt marshes for coastal protection: Effective but hard to get where needed most. J. Appl. Ecol. 60(7): 1286-1301. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14413
    Crotty, S.M.; Pinton, D.; Canestrelli, A.; Fischman, H.S.; Ortals, C.; Dahl, N.R.; Williams, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Angelini, C. (2023). Faunal engineering stimulates landscape-scale accretion in southeastern US salt marshes. Nature Comm. 14(1): 881. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-023-36444-w
    van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; van der Wal, D.; Mancheño, A.G.; Fivash, G.S.; Helmi, M.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Can cheniers protect mangroves along eroding coastlines? – The effect of contrasting foreshore types on mangrove stability. Ecol. Eng. 187: 106863. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2022.106863
    Nauta, J.; Christianen, M.J.A.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Fivash, G.S.; Marín Díaz, B.; Reijers, V.C.; Didderen, K.; Penning, E.; Borst, A.C.W.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Zwarts, M.; Cruijsen, P.M.J.M.; Hijner, N.; Lengkeek, W.; Lamers, L.P.M.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Wal, D.; Olff, H.; Govers, L.L. (2023). Biodegradable artificial reefs enhance food web complexity and biodiversity in an intertidal soft‐sediment ecosystem. J. Appl. Ecol. 60(3): 541-552. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14348
    James, R.K.; Keyzer, L.M.; van de Velde, S.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2023). Climate change mitigation by coral reefs and seagrass beds at risk: how global change compromises coastal ecosystem services. Sci. Total Environ. 857: 159576. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.159576
  • 2022
    Reents, S.; Möller, I.; Evans, B.; Schoutens, K.; Jensen, K.; Paul, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S.; Lustig, J.; Kudella, M.; Nolte, S. (2022). Species-specific and seasonal differences in the resistance of salt-marsh vegetation to wave impact. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 898080. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.898080
    Chen, X.; Zhou, Z.; He, Q.; Zhang, H.; Bouma, T.; Gong, Z.; Townend, I.; Zhang, C. (2022). Role of abiotic drivers on crab burrow distribution in a saltmarsh wetland. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 1040308. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.1040308
    Zhao, Z.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T. (2023). Pinpointing stage‐specific causes of recruitment bottlenecks to optimize seed‐based wetland restoration. J. Appl. Ecol. 60(2): 330-341. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14325
    van Hespen, R.; Hu, Z.; Borsje, B.; De Dominicis, M.; Friess, D.A.; Jevrejeva, S.; Kleinhans, M.G.; Maza, M.; van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; Van der Stocken, T.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Xie, D.; Bouma, T. (2023). Mangrove forests as a nature-based solution for coastal flood protection: Biophysical and ecological considerations. Water Science and Engineering 16(1): 1-13. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wse.2022.10.004
    Christianen, M.J.A.; Smulders, F.O.H.; Vonk, J.A.; Becking, L.E.; Bouma, T.J.; Engel, S.M.; James, R.K.; Nava, M.I.; de Smit, J.C.; van der Zee, J.P.; Palsbøll, P.J.; Bakker, E.S. (2023). Seagrass ecosystem multifunctionality under the rise of a flagship marine megaherbivore. Glob. Chang. Biol. 29(1): 215-230. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.16464
    Infantes, E.; Hoeks, S.; Adams, M.P.; van der Heide, T.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Seagrass roots strongly reduce cliff erosion rates in sandy sediments. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 700: 1-12. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps14196
    El-Hacen, E.-H.M.; Mens, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Piersma, T.; Leroy, S.A.G.; Olff, H.; Sangiorgi, F. (2022). Fossilized diatoms as indirect indicators of the origin of carbon stored in intertidal flats. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 1006847. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.1006847
    Cheng, C.H.; van Belzen, J.; de Smit, J.; Suykerbuyk, W.; Grandjean, T.; Stoorvogel, M.; van Dalen, J.; de Vet, L.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T. (2022). T0-monitoring Natuurimpuls Oosterschelde. Wageningen Marine Research Report, C047/22. IMARES: Yerseke. 60 pp. https://dx.doi.org/10.18174/576025
    Wiesebron, L.E.; Teeuw, L.; van Dalen, J.; van Ijzerloo, L.; Troost, K.; Walles, B.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T. (2022). Contrasting strategies to cope with storm‐induced erosion events: a flume study comparing a native vs. introduced bivalve. Limnol. Oceanogr. 67(11): 2572-2585. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.12223
    Cronau, R.J.T.; de Fouw, J; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Hoeijmakers, D.; Lamers, L.P.M.; van der Heide, T. (2023). Seed‐ versus transplant‐based eelgrass (Zostera marinaL.) restoration success in a temperate marine lake. Restor. Ecol. 31(1): e13786. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.13786
    Schoutens, K.; Luys, P.; Heuner, M.; Fuchs, E.; Minden, V.; Schulte-Ostermann, T.; Bouma, T.J.; van Belzen, J.; Temmerman, S. (2022). Traits of tidal marsh plants determine survival and growth response to hydrodynamic forcing: implications for nature-based shoreline protection. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 693: 107-124. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps14091
    Zhao, Z.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Unraveling the wheel of recruitment for salt-marsh seedlings: Resistance to and recovery after dislodgement. Sci. Total Environ. 847: 157595. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.157595
    van Hespen, R.; Hu, Z.; Peng, Y.; Zhu, Z.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Identifying trait‐based tolerance to sediment dynamics during seedling establishment across eight mangrove species. Limnol. Oceanogr. 67(10): 2281-2295. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.12202
    Schoutens, K.; Stoorvogel, M.; van den Berg, M.; van den Hoven, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Aarninkhof, S.; Herman, P.M.J.; van Loon-Steensma, J.M.; Meire, P.; Schoelynck, J.; Peeters, P.; Temmerman, S. (2022). Stability of a tidal marsh under very high flow velocities and implications for nature-based flood defense. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 920480. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.920480
    Ning, Z.; Chen, C.; Cui, B.; Zhang, Y.; Xie, T.; Wang, Q.; Zhu, Z.; Bai, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). ‘Mother knows best’: Maternal oviposition effects of a range‐expanding insect herbivore degrade coastal wetlands by targeting juvenile foundation plant species. Land Degradation & Development 33(16): 3023-3035. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.4369
    Aranda, M.; Peralta, G.; Montes, J.; Gracia, F.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Wal, D. (2022). Salt marsh fragmentation in a mesotidal estuary: Implications for medium to long-term management. Sci. Total Environ. 846: 157410. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.157410
    Zhu, Z.; Slangen, A.; Zhu, Q.; Gerkema, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Yang, Z. (2022). The role of tides and winds in shaping seed dispersal in coastal wetlands. Limnol. Oceanogr. 67(3): 646-659. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.12024
    Cao, H.; Zhu, Z.; Hu, Z.; Wang, H.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Drainage-improved sediment strength enhances saltmarsh seedling establishment chance. Front. Mar. Sci. 9: 874680. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.874680
    Licci, S.; Marmonier, P.; Wharton, G.; Delolme, C.; Mermillod-Blondin, F.; Simon, L.; Vallier, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Puijalon, S. (2022). Scale-dependent effects of vegetation on flow velocity and biogeochemical conditions in aquatic systems. Sci. Total Environ. 833: 155123. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.155123
    Temmink, R.J.M.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Angelini, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Fritz, C.; Van de Koppel, J.; Lexmond, R.; Rietkerk, M.; Silliman, B.R.; Joosten, H.; van der Heide, T. (2022). Recovering wetland biogeomorphic feedbacks to restore the world’s biotic carbon hotspots. Science (Wash.) 376(6593): eabn1479. https://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.abn1479
    Weisscher, S.; Baar, A.W.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Kleinhans, M.G. (2022). Transitional polders along estuaries: driving land-level rise and reducing flood propagation. Nature-Based Solutions 2: 100022. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nbsj.2022.100022
    Gourgue, O.; van Belzen, J.; Schwarz, C.; Vandenbruwaene, W.; Vanlede, J.; Belliard, J.-P.; Fagherazzi, S.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J.; Temmerman, S. (2022). Biogeomorphic modeling to assess the resilience of tidal-marsh restoration to sea level rise and sediment supply. Earth Surface Dynamics 10(3): 531-553. https://dx.doi.org/10.5194/esurf-10-531-2022
    Marín Díaz, B.; Govers, L.L.; van der Wal, D.; Olff, H.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). The importance of marshes providing soil stabilization to resist fast‐flow erosion in case of a dike breach. Ecol. Appl. 32(6): e2622. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eap.2622
    Hamer, A.; Walles, B.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; de Louw, P.; van Dalen, J.; Bax, V.; van de Langewege, W. (2022). Progress report: Rammegors tidal restoration: Phase 2. Wageningen Marine Research: Yerseke. 93 pp. https://doi.org/10.18174/562499
    Bertolini, C.; Capelle, J.; Royer, E.; Milan, M.; Witbaard, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Pastres, R. (2022). Using a clustering algorithm to identify patterns of valve-gaping behaviour in mussels reared under different environmental conditions. Ecological Informatics 69: 101659. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2022.101659
    van Belzen, J.; Fivash, G.S.; Hu, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J. (2022). A probabilistic framework for windows of opportunity: the role of temporal variability in critical transitions. J. R. Soc. Interface 19(190): 0220041. https://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2022.0041
    van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; Debrot, A.O.; Bouma, T.J.; Maulana, M.B.; Pribadi, R.; Schop, J.; Tonneijck, F.H.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K. (2022). To plant or not to plant: When can planting facilitate mangrove restoration? Frontiers in Environmental Science 9: 690011. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2021.690011
    Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Horstman, E.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Baptist, M.J.; van Puijenbroek, M.E.B.; Borsje, B.W. (2022). Facilitating salt marsh restoration: the importance of event-based bed level dynamics and seasonal trends in bed level change. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 793235. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.793235
    Zhou, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Ysebaert, T.; van Ijzerloo, L.P.; van Dalen, J.; van Dam, B.; Walles, B. (2022). Thermal stress affects bioturbators' burrowing behavior: A mesocosm experiment on common cockles (Cerastoderma edule). Sci. Total Environ. 824: 153621. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153621
    van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Wolters, G.; Antolínez, J.A.A.; Kalloe, S.A.; Hofland, B.; de Boer, W.P.; Çete, C.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Wave attenuation through forests under extreme conditions. NPG Scientific Reports 12: 1884. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-05753-3
    Fivash, G.S.; van Belzen, J.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Didderen, K.; Lengkeek, W.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Increasing spatial dispersion in ecosystem restoration mitigates risk in disturbance‐driven environments. J. Appl. Ecol. 59(4): 1050-1059. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14116
    Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Smits, B.P.; Borsje, B.W.; Herman, P.M.J.; Dijkstra, J.T.; bouma, T.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H. (2022). Modeling decadal salt marsh development: variability of the salt marsh edge under influence of waves and sediment availability. Water Resour. Res. 58(1): e2020WR028962. https://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020wr028962
    Temmink, R.J.M.; Fivash, G.S.; Govers, L.L.; Nauta, J.; Marín Díaz, B.; Cruijsen, P.M.J.M.; Didderen, K.; Penning, E.; Olff, H.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Lengkeek, W.; Christianen, M.J.A.; Reijers, V.C.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T. (2022). Initiating and upscaling mussel reef establishment with life cycle informed restoration: Successes and future challenges. Ecol. Eng. 175: 106496. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2021.106496
    MacDonnell, C.; Tiling, K.; Encomio, V.; van der Heide, T.; Teunis, M.; Wouters, L.; Didderen, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Inglett, P.W. (2022). Evaluating a novel biodegradable lattice structure for subtropical seagrass restoration. Aquat. Bot. 176: 103463. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquabot.2021.103463
    de Smit, J.C.; Bin Mohd Noor, M.S.; Infantes, E.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Wind exposure and sediment type determine the resilience and response of seagrass meadows to climate change. Limnol. Oceanogr. 67(S1): S121-S132. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11865
    Carus, J.; Arndt, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Schröder, B.; Paul, M. (2022). Effect of artificial seagrass on hydrodynamic thresholds for the early establishment of Zostera marina. Journal of Ecohydraulics 7(1): 17-27. https://doi.org/10.1080/24705357.2020.1858197
  • 2021
    de Smit, J.C.; Brückner, M.Z.M.; Mesdag, K.I.; Kleinhans, M.G.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Key bioturbator species within benthic communities determine sediment resuspension thresholds. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 726238. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.726238
    van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2022). Beschermen van de getijdennatuur in het Verdronken Land van Zuid-Beveland door middel van erosieremmende maatregelen: Een theoretische verkenning naar gebruik van natuurlijke ruimtelijke structuren en materialen. NIOZ-rapport, 2022(01). NIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research: Yerseke. 80 pp.
    Ebbing, A.P.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Pierik, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Kromkamp, J.; Timmermans, K. (2022). The SeaCoRe system for large scale kelp aquaculture: a plug-and-play, compatible, open-source system for the propagation and transport of clonal gametophyte cultures. J. Appl. Phycol. 34: 517-527. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10811-021-02638-2
    Walles, B.; van Donk, S.; Hamer, A.; Wijsman, J.; Ysebaert, T.J.W.; Rurangwa, E.; de Vet, L.; van der Werf, J.; van Dalen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Slager, A. (2021). Roggenplaatsuppletie (Oosterschelde): ontwikkelingen voor (T0: 2015 – 2019) en het eerste jaar na aanleg (T1: 2020) van de suppleties. Wageningen Marine Research Report, C038/21. Wageningen Marine Research: Yerseke. 168 pp.
    Zhu, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; Zhu, Q.; Cai, Y.; Yang, Z. (2021). Effects of waves and sediment disturbance on seed bank persistence at tidal flats. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 728065. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.728065
    Zhao, Z.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Saltmarsh seeds in motion: the relative importance of dispersal units and abiotic conditions. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 678: 63-79. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps13891
    Ebbing, A.P.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Bellido Martin, N.; Pierik, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Kromkamp, J.C.; Timmermans, K.R. (2021). In-culture selection and the potential effects of changing sex ratios on the reproductive success of multiannual delayed gametophytes of Saccharina latissima and Alaria esculenta. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 9(11): 1250. https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jmse9111250
    van der Heide, T.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Fivash, G.S.; Bouma, T.J.; Boström, C.; Didderen, K.; Esteban, N.; Gaeckle, J.; Gagnon, K.; Infantes, E.; van de Koppel, J.; Lengkeek, W.; Unsworth, R.; Christianen, M.J.A. (2021). Coastal restoration success via emergent trait-mimicry is context dependent. Biol. Conserv. 264: 109373. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109373
    Hu, Z.; Borsje, B.W.; van Belzen, J.; Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Wang, H.; Peng, Y.; Yuan, L.; De Dominicis, M.; Wolf, J.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Mechanistic modeling of marsh seedling establishment provides a positive outlook for coastal wetland restoration under global climate change. Geophys. Res. Lett. 48(22): e2021GL095596. https://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2021gl095596
    Shi, B.; Yang, S.L.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Wang, S.; Zhang, Y.; Wu, J.; Yang, H.; Zhang, L.; Zuo, L.; Wang, Y.-P. (2021). Effect of typhoon‐induced intertidal‐flat erosion on dominant macrobenthic species (Meretrix meretrix). Limnol. Oceanogr. 66(12): 4197-4209. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11953
    van de Vijsel, R.C.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Wal, D.; van de Koppel, J. (2021). Algal‐induced biogeomorphic feedbacks lay the groundwork for coastal wetland development. JGR: Biogeosciences 126(10): e2021JG006515. https://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2021jg006515
    Cao, H.; Zhu, Z.; van Belzen, J.; Gourgue, O.; van de Koppel, J.; Temmerman, S.; Herman, P.M.J.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Salt marsh establishment in poorly consolidated muddy systems: effects of surface drainage, elevation, and plant age. Ecosphere 12(9): e03755. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3755
    de Smit, J.C.; Kleinhans, M.G.; Gerkema, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Quantifying natural sediment erodibility using a mobile oscillatory flow channel. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 262: 107574. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2021.107574
    Cao, H.; Zhu, Z.; Herman, P.M.J.; Temmerman, S.; de Smit, J.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Plant traits determining biogeomorphic landscape dynamics: A study on clonal expansion strategies driving cliff formation at marsh edges. Limnol. Oceanogr. 66(10): 3754-3767. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11915
    Temmink, R.J.M.; Angelini, C.; Fivash, G.S.; Swart, L.; Nouta, R.; Teunis, M.; Lengkeek, W.; Didderen, K.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T. (2021). Life cycle informed restoration: Engineering settlement substrate material characteristics and structural complexity for reef formation. J. Appl. Ecol. 58(10): 2158-2170. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13968
    Wiesebron, L.E.; Steiner, N.; Morys, C.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Sediment bulk density effects on benthic macrofauna burrowing and bioturbation behavior. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 707785. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.707785
    Marín Díaz, B.; Fivash, G.S.; Nauta, J.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Hijner, N.; Reijers, V.C; Cruijsen, P.M.J.M.; Didderen, K.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Penning, E.; Maldonado-Garcia, G.; van Belzen, J.; de Smit, J.C.; Christianen, M.J.A.; van der Heide, T.; van der Wal, D.; Olff, H.; Bouma, T.J.; Govers, L.L. (2021). On the use of large-scale biodegradable artificial reefs for intertidal foreshore stabilization. Ecol. Eng. 170: 106354. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2021.106354
    Wang, H.; Peng, Y.; Wang, C.; Wen, Q.; Xu, J.; Hu, Z.; Jia, X.; Zhao, X.; Lian, W.; Temmerman, S.; Wolf, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Mangrove loss and gain in a densely populated urban estuary: lessons from the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 693450. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.693450
    Zhao, Z.; Zhang, L.; Li, X.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). The onset of secondary seed dispersal is controlled by germination‐features: A neglected process in sudden saltmarsh establishment. Limnol. Oceanogr. 66(8): 3070-3084. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11860
    Schulte-Ostermann, T.; Heuner, M.; Fuchs, E.; Temmerman, S.; Schoutens, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Minden, V. (2021). Unraveling plant strategies in tidal marshes by investigating plant traits and environmental conditions. J. Veg. Sci. 32(3): e13038. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvs.13038
    Oteman, B.; Scrieciu, A.; Bouma, T.J.; Stanica, A.; van der Wal, D. (2021). Indicators of expansion and retreat of Phragmites based on optical and radar satellite remote sensing: a case study on the Danube delta. Wetlands 41(6): 72. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13157-021-01466-x
    Ebbing, A.P.J.; Pierik, R.; Fivash, G.S.; van de Loosdrecht, N.C.J.; Bouma, T.J.; Kromkamp, J.C.; Timmermans, K. (2021). The role of seasonality in reproduction of multiannual delayed gametophytes of Saccharina latissima. J. Phycol. 57(5): 1580-1589. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpy.13191
    van Hespen, R.; Hu, Z.; Peng, Y.; Borsje, B.W.; Kleinhans, M.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Analysis of coastal storm damage resistance in successional mangrove species. Limnol. Oceanogr. 66(8): 3221-3236. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11875
    Schulte-Ostermann, T.; Kleyer, M.; Heuner, M.; Fuchs, E.; Temmerman, S.; Schoutens, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Minden, V. (2021). Hydrodynamics affect plant traits in estuarine ecotones with impact on carbon sequestration potentials. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 259: 107464. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2021.107464
    Temmink, R.J.M.; Cruijsen, P.M.J.M.; Smolders, A.J.P.; Bouma, T.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Lengkeek, W.; Didderen, K.; Lamers, L.P.M.; van der Heide, T. (2021). Overcoming establishment thresholds for peat mosses in human‐made bog pools. Ecol. Appl. 31(6): e02359. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eap.2359
    Temmink, R.J.M.; Dorenbosch, M.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Smolders, A.J.P.; Rip, W.; Lengkeek, W.; Didderen, K.; Fivash, G.S.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T. (2021). Growth forms and life-history strategies predict the occurrence of aquatic macrophytes in relation to environmental factors in a shallow peat lake complex. Hydrobiologia 848(17): 3987-3999. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-021-04618-6
    Timmerman, A.; Haasnoot, M.; Middelkoop, H.; Bouma, T.J.; McEvoy, S. (2021). Ecological consequences of sea level rise and flood protection strategies in shallow coastal systems: A quick-scan barcoding approach. Ocean Coast. Manag. 210: 105674. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2021.105674
    Schoutens, K.; Reents, S.; Nolte, S.; Evans, B.; Paul, M.; Kudella, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Möller, I.; Temmerman, S. (2021). Survival of the thickest? Impacts of extreme wave‐forcing on marsh seedlings are mediated by species morphology. Limnol. Oceanogr. 66(7): 2936-2951. https://doi.org/10.1002/lno.11850
    Cozzoli, F.; Shokri, M.; Gomes da Conceiçâo, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hu, Z.; Soissons, L.M.; van Dalen, J.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Modelling spatial and temporal patterns in bioturbator effects on sediment resuspension: A biophysical metabolic approach. Sci. Total Environ. 792: 148215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.148215
    Terrados, J.; Otero, M.; Bacci, T.; Didderen, K.; La Porta, B.; Piersma, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Blue carbon ecosystem restoration, in: del Mar Otero, M. (Ed.) Manual for the creation of blue carbon projects in Europe and the Mediterranean. pp. 110-129
    Marin-Diaz, B.; Govers, L.L.; van der Wal, D.; Olff, H.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). How grazing management can maximize erosion resistance of salt marshes. J. Appl. Ecol. 58(7): 1533-1544. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13888
    Fivash, G.S.; Stüben, D.; Bachmann, M.; Walles, B.; van Belzen, J.; Didderen, K.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Lengkeek, W.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Can we enhance ecosystem-based coastal defense by connecting oysters to marsh edges? Analyzing the limits of oyster reef establishment. Ecol. Eng. 165: 106221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2021.106221
    Fivash, G.S.; Temmink, R.J.M.; D’Angelo, M.; van Dalen, J.; Lengkeek, W.; Didderen, K.; Ballio, F.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Restoration of biogeomorphic systems by creating windows of opportunity to support natural establishment processes. Ecol. Appl. 31(5): e02333. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2333
    Zhu, G.; Ebbing, A.; Bouma, T.J.; Timmermans, K.R. (2021). Morphological and physiological plasticity of Saccharina latissima (Phaeophyceae) in response to different hydrodynamic conditions and nutrient availability. J. Appl. Phycol. 33(4): 2471-2483. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-021-02428-w
    Infantes, E.; de Smit, J.C.; Tamarit, E.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Making realistic wave climates in low‐cost wave mesocosms: a new tool for experimental ecology and biogeomorphology. Limnol. Oceanogr., Methods 19(5): 317-330. https://doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10425
    Silva, R.; Oumeraci, H.; Martínez, M.L.; Chávez, V.; Lithgow, D.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; van Rijswick, H.F.M.W.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Ten commandments for sustainable, safe, and w/healthy sandy coasts facing global change. Front. Mar. Sci. 8: 616321. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.616321
    Zhang, M.; Dai, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; Bricker, J.; Townend, I.; Wen, J.; Zhao, T.; Cai, H. (2021). Tidal-flat reclamation aggravates potential risk from storm impacts. Coast. Eng. 166: 103868. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2021.103868
    Twomey, A.C.; Saunders, M.I.; Callaghan, D.P.; Bouma, T.J.; Han, Q.; O'Brien, K.R. (2021). Lateral sediment erosion with and without the non-dense root-mat forming seagrass Enhalus acoroides. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 253: 107316. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2021.107316
    Hu, Z.; Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Borsje, B.W.; Wang, C.; Wang, H.; van der Wal, D.; Zhu, Z.; Oteman, B.; Vuik, V.; Evans, B.; Möller, I.; Belliard, J.-P.; Van Braeckel, A.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Synchronized high-resolution bed-level change and biophysical data from 10 marsh–mudflat sites in northwestern Europe. ESSD 13(2): 405-416. https://dx.doi.org/10.5194/essd-13-405-2021
    van Belzen, J.; Rienstra, G.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Dubbele dijken als robuuste waterkerende landschappen voor een welvarende Zuidwestelijke Delta. NIOZ-rapport, 2021(01). NIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research: Yerseke. 108 pp. https://doi.org/10.25850/nioz/7b.b.kb
    Ning, Z.; Chen, C.; Zhu, Z.; Xie, T.; Wang, Q.; Cui, B.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Tidal channel-mediated gradients facilitate Spartina alterniflora invasion in coastal ecosystems: implications for invasive species management. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 659: 59-73. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps13560
    de Smit, J.C.; Anton, A.; Martin, C.; Rossbach, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Duarte, C.M. (2021). Habitat-forming species trap microplastics into coastal sediment sinks. Sci. Total Environ. 772: 145520. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145520
    Bertolini, C.; Rubinetti, R.; Umgiesser, G.; Witbaard, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Rubino, A.; Pastres, R. (2021). How to cope in heterogeneous coastal environments: Spatio-temporally endogenous circadian rhythm of valve gaping by mussels. Sci. Total Environ. 768: 145085. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145085
    van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Ramadhani, S.; Raven, O.V.; van Gool, F.E.; Pribadi, R.; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Does plastic waste kill mangroves? A field experiment to assess the impact of macro plastics on mangrove growth, stress response and survival. Sci. Total Environ. 756: 143826. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143826
    Gourgue, O.; van Belzen, J.; Schwarz, C.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J.; Temmerman, S. (2021). A convolution method to assess subgrid‐scale interactions between flow and patchy vegetation in biogeomorphic models. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst. 13(2): e2020MS002116. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020MS002116
  • 2020
    Schotanus, J.; Capelle, J.J.; Parée, E.; Fivash, G.S.; Van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Restoring mussel beds in highly dynamic environments by lowering environmental stressors. Restor. Ecol. 28(5): 1124-1134. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.13168
    El-Hacen, E.-H.M.; Sidi Cheikh, M.A.; Bouma, T.J.; Olff, H.; Piersma, T. (2020). Long-term changes in seagrass and benthos at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania, the premier intertidal system along the East Atlantic Flyway. Global Ecology and Conservation 24: e01364. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2020.e01364
    Keyzer, L.M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Smits, B.; Pietrzak, J.D.; James, R.K.; Candy, A.S.; Riva, R.E.M.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Boog, C.G.; Katsman, C.A.; Slobbe, D.C.; Zijlema, M.; van Westen, R.M.; Dijkstra, H.A. (2020). The potential of coastal ecosystems to mitigate the impact of sea-level rise in shallow tropical bays. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 246: 107050. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2020.107050
    Capelle, J.J.; Blanco, A.; Hartog, E.; Trouwborst, R.E.; Bouma, T.J.; Bertolini, C.; van Duren, L.A.; Wijsman, J.W.M. (2020). Onderzoek naar innovatie en rendementsverbetering mosselproductie: INNOPRO 2017-2019. Wageningen Marine Research: Yerseke. 81 pp.
    van Westen, R.M.; Dijkstra, H.A.; van der Boog, C.G.; Katsman, C.A.; James, R.K.; Bouma, T.J.; Kleptsova, O.; Klees, R.; Riva, R.E.M.; Slobbe, D.C.; Zijlema, M.; Pietrzak, J.D. (2020). Ocean model resolution dependence of Caribbean sea-level projections. NPG Scientific Reports 10(1): 11 pp. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71563-0
    de Smit, J.; Kleinhans, M.G.; Gerkema, T.; Timmermans, K.R.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Introducing the TiDyWAVE field flume: A method to quantify natural ecosystem resilience against future storm waves. Limnol. Oceanogr., Methods 18(10): 585-598. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10386
    van Regteren, M.; Meesters, E.H.; Baptist, M.; De Groot, A.V.; Bouma, T.J.; Elschot, K. (2020). Multiple environmental variables affect germination and mortality of an annual salt marsh pioneer: Salicornia procumbens. Est. Coast. 43(6): 1489-1501. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12237-020-00735-y
    van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T. (2020). Blue Carbon in het Verdronken Land van Zuid-Beveland. NIOZ-rapport, 2020(03). NIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research: Yerseke. 63 pp. https://doi.org/10.25850/nioz/7b.b.z
    Schotanus, J.; Walles, B.; Capelle, J.J.; van Belzen, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Promoting self‐facilitating feedback processes in coastal ecosystem engineers to increase restoration success: Testing engineering measures. J. Appl. Ecol. 57(10): 1958-1968. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13709
    James, R.K.; Christianen, M.J.A.; van Katwijk, M.M.; de Smit, J.; Bakker, E.S.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Seagrass coastal protection services reduced by invasive species expansion and megaherbivore grazing. J. Ecol. 108(5): 2025-2037. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13411
    James, R.K.; Lynch; Herman, P.M.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; Dijkstra, H.A.; van Westen, R.M.; van der Boog, C.G.; Klees, R.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Slobbe; Bouma, T.J. (2021). Tropical biogeomorphic seagrass landscapes for coastal protection: Persistence and wave attenuation during major storms events. Ecosystems 24: 301-318. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-020-00519-2
    Wang, C.; Smolders, S.; Callaghan, D.P.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Hu, Z.; Wen, Q.; Temmerman, S. (2020). Identifying hydro-geomorphological conditions for state shifts from bare tidal flats to vegetated tidal marshes. Remote Sens. 12(14): 2316. https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rs12142316
    Hu, Z.; Zhou, J.; Wang, C.; Wang, H.; He, Z.; Peng, Y.; Zheng, P.; Cozzoli, F.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). A novel instrument for bed dynamics observation supports machine learning applications in mangrove biogeomorphic processes. Water Resour. Res. 56(7). https://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020wr027257
    Temmink, R. J. M.; Christianen, M. J. A.; Fivash, G. S.; Angelini, C.; Boström, C.; Didderen, K.; Engel, S. M.; Esteban, N.; Gaeckle, J. L.; Gagnon, K.; Govers, L. L.; Infantes, E.; van Katwijk, M. M.; Kipson, S.; Lamers, L. P. M.; Lengkeek, W.; Silliman, B. R.; van Tussenbroek, B. I.; Unsworth, R. K. F.; Yaakub, S. M.; Bouma, T. J.; van der Heide, T. (2020). Mimicry of emergent traits amplifies coastal restoration success. Nature Comm. 11(1): 3668. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17438-4
    Bertolini, C.; Capelle, J.J.; Ter Veld, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Understanding scales of density-dependence to improve the use of resources in benthic mussel aquaculture. Aquaculture 528: 735477. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2020.735477
    Odériz, I.; Gómez, I.; Ventura, Y.; Díaz, V.; Escalante, A.; Gómez, D.T.; Bouma, T.J.; Silva, R. (2020). Understanding drivers of connectivity and resilience under tropical cyclones in coastal ecosystems at Puerto Morelos, Mexico. J. Coast. Res. 95(sp1): 128. https://dx.doi.org/10.2112/si95-025.1
    Cozzoli, F.; Gomes da Conceiçâo, T.; van Dalen, J.; Fang, X.; Gjoni, V.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hu, Z.; Soissons, L.M.; Walles, Brenda; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Biological and physical drivers of bio-mediated sediment resuspension: A flume study on Cerastoderma edule. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 241: 106824. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2020.106824
    Cornacchia, L.; Wharton, G.; Davies, G.; Grabowski, R.C.; Temmerman, S.; van der Wal, D.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J. (2020). Self-organization of river vegetation leads to emergent buffering of river flows and water levels. Proc., Sect. B Biol. Sci. 287(1931): 20201147. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2020.1147
    De Battisti, D.; Fowler, M.S.; Jenkins, S.R.; Skov, M.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Neyland, P.J.; Griffin, J.N. (2020). Multiple trait dimensions mediate stress gradient effects on plant biomass allocation, with implications for coastal ecosystem services. J. Ecol. 108(4): 1227-1240. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13393
    Zhu, Z.; Vuik, V.; Visser, P.J.; Soens, T.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; van de Koppel, J.; Jonkman, S.N.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Historic storms and the hidden value of coastal wetlands for nature-based flood defence. Nature Sustainability 3(10): 853-862. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41893-020-0556-z
    Shao, D.; Zhou, W.; Bouma, T.J.; Asaeda, T.; Wang, Z.B.; Liu, X.; Sun, T.; Cui, B. (2020). Physiological and biochemical responses of the salt-marsh plant Spartina alterniflora to long-term wave exposure. Ann. Bot. 125(2): 291-300. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz067
    Yang, S.L.; Luo, X.; Temmerman, S.; Kirwan, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Xu, K.; Zhang, S.; Fan, J.; Shi, B.; Yang, H.; Wang, Y.-P.; Shi, X.; Gao, S. (2020). Role of delta-front erosion in sustaining salt marshes under sea-level rise and fluvial sediment decline. Limnol. Oceanogr. 65(9): 1990-2009. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11432
    Markus-Michalczyk, H.; de Smit, J.; Zhu, Z.; Mchedlishvili, A.; van Bree, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Seasonality and spacing determine the effect of juvenile floodplain willows (Salix alba and Salix viminalis) on water current velocities. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 238(5): 106697. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2020.106697
    van de Vijsel, R.C.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Wal, D.; Cusseddu, V.; Purkis, S.J.; Rietkerk, M.; van de Koppel, J. (2020). Estuarine biofilm patterns: modern analogues for Precambrian self‐organization. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms 45(5): 1141-1154. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.4783
    Schoutens, K.; Heuner, M.; Fuchs, E.; Minden, V.; Schulte-Ostermann, T.; Belliard, J.-P.; Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S. (2020). Nature-based shoreline protection by tidal marsh plants depends on trade-offs between avoidance and attenuation of hydrodynamic forces. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 236: 106645. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2020.106645
    Lai, S.; Cheok, Z.Y.; Bouma, T.J.; Yaakub, S.M.; Todd, P.A. (2020). The relative importance of light and hydrodynamics in the decay and transport of vegetative seagrass fragments. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 232: 106430. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.106430
    Ebbing, A.; Pierik, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Kromkamp, J.C.; Timmermans, K. (2020). How light and biomass density influence the reproduction of delayed Saccharina latissima gametophytes (Phaeophyceae). J. Phycol. 56(3): 709-718. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12976
    Duggan-Edwards, M.F.; Pagès, J.F.; Jenkins, S.R.; Bouma, T.J.; Skov, M.W. (2020). External conditions drive optimal planting configurations for salt marsh restoration. J. Appl. Ecol. 57(3): 619-629. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13550
    van Bijsterveldt, C.E.J.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; van der Wal, D.; Afiati, N.; Pribadi, R.; Brown, B.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). How to restore mangroves for greenbelt creation along eroding coasts with abandoned aquaculture ponds. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 235: 106576. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.106576
    Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Borsje, B.W.; Vuik, V.; Bouma, T.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H. (2020). Field-based decadal wave attenuating capacity of combined tidal flats and salt marshes. Coast. Eng. 156: 103628. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2019.103628
    Hanley, M.E.; Bouma, T.J.; Mossman, H.L. (2020). The gathering storm: optimizing management of coastal ecosystems in the face of a climate-driven threat. Ann. Bot. 125(2): 197-212. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz204
    Zhu, Z.; van Belzen, J.; Zhu, Q.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Vegetation recovery on neighboring tidal flats forms an Achilles' heel of saltmarsh resilience to sea level rise. Limnol. Oceanogr. 65(1): 51-62. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11249
    Cao, H.; Zhu, Z.; James, R.K.; Herman, P.M.J.; Zhang, L.; Yuan, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Wave effects on seedling establishment of three pioneer marsh species: survival, morphology and biomechanics. Ann. Bot. 125(2): 345-352. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz136
    Fivash, G.S.; van Belzen, J.; Temmink, R.J.M.; Didderen, K.; Lengkeek, W.; van der Heide, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Elevated micro-topography boosts growth rates in Salicornia procumbens by amplifying a tidally-driven oxygen pump: implications for natural recruitment and restoration. Ann. Bot. 125(2): 277-290. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz137
    Marin-Diaz, B.; Bouma, T.J.; Infantes, E. (2020). Role of eelgrass on bed‐load transport and sediment resuspension under oscillatory flow. Limnol. Oceanogr. 65(2): 426-436. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11312
    Schepers, L.; Van Braeckel, A.; Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S. (2020). How progressive vegetation die‐off in a tidal marsh would affect flow and sedimentation patterns: A field demonstration. Limnol. Oceanogr. 65(2): 401-412. https://doi.org/10.1002/lno.11308
    James, R.K.; van Katwijk, M.M.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; van der Heide, T.; Dijkstra, H.A.; van Westen, R.M.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Candy, A.S.; Klees, R.; Riva, R.E.M.; Slobbe, C.D.; Katsman, C.A.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Water motion and vegetation control the pH dynamics in seagrass‐dominated bays. Limnol. Oceanogr. 65(2): 349-362. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11303
    Zhu, Z.; Yang, Z.; Bouma, T.J. (2020). Biomechanical properties of marsh vegetation in space and time: effects of salinity, inundation and seasonality. Ann. Bot. 125(2): 277–290. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz063
  • 2019
    Soissons, L.M.; Gomes da Conceiçâo; Bastiaan, J.; van Dalen, J.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Cozzoli, F.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Sandification vs. muddification of tidal flats by benthic organisms: A flume study. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 228: 106355. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.106355
    Leuven, J.R.F.W.; Pierik, H.J.; van der Vegt, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Kleinhans, M.G. (2019). Sea-level-rise-induced threats depend on the size of tide-influenced estuaries worldwide. Nat. Clim. Chang. 9(12): 986-992. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41558-019-0608-4
    van der Boog, C.G.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Dijkstra, H.A.; Brüggemann, N.; van Westen, R.M.; James, R.K.; Bouma, T.J.; Riva, R.E.M.; Slobbe, D.C.; Klees, R. (2019). The impact of upwelling on the intensification of anticyclonic ocean eddies in the Caribbean Sea. Ocean Sci. 15(6): 1419-1437. https://dx.doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1419-2019
    Bertolini, C.; Hlebowicz, K.; Schlichta, F.; Capelle, J.J.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Are all patterns created equal? Cooperation is more likely in spatially simple habitats. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 40(6): e12572. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/maec.12572
    Soissons, L.M.; van Katwijk, M.; Li, B.; Han, Q.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Ecosystem engineering creates a new path to resilience in plants with contrasting growth strategies. Oecologia 191(4): 1015-1024. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00442-019-04544-4
    Ladd, C.J.T.; Duggan-Edwards, M.F.; Bouma, T.J.; Pagès, J.F.; Skov, M.W. (2019). Sediment supply explains long‐term and large‐scale patterns in salt marsh lateral expansion and erosion. Geophys. Res. Lett. 46(20): 11178-11187. https://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2019gl083315
    Cohen-Rengifo, M.; Agüera, A.; Bouma, T.J.; M'Zoudi, S.; Flammang, P.; Dubois, P. (2019). Ocean warming and acidification alter the behavioral response to flow of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Ecol. Evol. 9(21): 12128-12143. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.5678
    Yang, S.L.; Fan, J.Q.; Shi, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Xu, K.H.; Yang, H.F.; Zhang, S.S.; Zhu, Q.; Shi, X.F. (2019). Remote impacts of typhoons on the hydrodynamics, sediment transport and bed stability of an intertidal wetland in the Yangtze Delta. J. Hydrol. (Amst.) 575: 755-766. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2019.05.077
    Silva, R.; Chávez, V.; Bouma, T.J.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; Arkema, K.K.; Martínez, M.L.; Oumeraci, H.; Heymans, J.J.; Osorio, A.F.; Mendoza, E. (2019). The incorporation of biophysical and social components in coastal management. Est. Coast. 42(7): 1695-1708. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12237-019-00559-5
    Schoonees; Gijón Mancheño; Scheres; Bouma, T.J.; Silva, R.; Schlurmann; Schüttrumpf, H. (2019). Hard structures for coastal protection, towards greener designs. Est. Coast. 42(7): 1709-1729. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12237-019-00551-z
    Schotanus, J.; Capelle, J.J.; Leuchter, L.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Mussel seed is highly plastic to settling conditions: the influence of waves versus tidal emergence. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 624: 77-87. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps13039
    Bortolus, Alejandro; Adam, Paul; Adams, Janine; Ainouche, Malika; Ayres, Debra; Bertness, Mark; Bouma, Tjeerd; Bruno, John; Caçador, Isabel; Carlton, James; Castillo, Jesus; Costa, Cesar; Davy, Anthony; Deegan, Linda; Duarte, Bernardo; Figueroa, Enrique; Gerwein, Joel; Gray, Alan; Grosholz, Edwin; Hacker, Sally; Hughes, A. Randall; Mateos‐Naranjo, Enrique; Mendelssohn, Irving; Morris, James; Muñoz‐Rodríguez, Adolfo; Nieva, Francisco; Levin, Lisa; Li, Bo; Liu, Wenwen; Pennings, Steven; Pickart, Andrea; Redondo‐Gómez, Susana; Richardson, David; Salmon, Armel; Schwindt, Evangelina; Silliman, Brian; Sotka, Erik; Stace, Clive; Sytsma, Mark; Temmerman, Stijn; Turner, R. Eugene; Valiela, Ivan; Weinstein, Michael; Weis, Judith (2019). Supporting Spartina: interdisciplinary perspective shows Spartina as a distinct solid genus. Ecology 100(11): e02863. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecy.2863
    Bertolini, C.; Cornelissen, B.; Capelle, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Putting self‐organization to the test: labyrinthine patterns as optimal solution for persistence. Oikos (Kbh.) 128(12): 1805-1815. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/oik.06373
    Li, B.; Bouma, T.J.; Wang, Q.; Soissons, L.M.; Cozzoli, F.; Feng, G.; Li, X.; Zhou, Z.; Chen, L. (2019). Effects of key species mud snail Bullacta exarata (Gastropoda) on oxygen and nutrient fluxes at the sediment-water interface in the Huanghe River Delta, China. Acta Oceanol. Sin. 38(8): 48-55. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13131-019-1430-6
    El-Hacen, E.-H.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Govers, L.L.; Piersma, T.; Olff, H. (2019). Seagrass sensitivity to collapse along a hydrodynamic gradient: evidence from a pristine subtropical intertidal ecosystem. Ecosystems 22(5): 1007-1023. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-018-0319-0
    Capelle, J.J.; Leuchter, L.; Wit, M.; Hartog, E.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Creating a window of opportunity for establishing ecosystem engineers by adding substratum: a case study on mussels. Ecosphere 10(4): e02688. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2688
    Belliard, J.-P.; Silinski, A.; Meire, D.; Kolokythas, G.; Levy, Y.; Van Braeckel, A.; Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S. (2019). High-resolution bed level changes in relation to tidal and wave forcing on a narrow fringing macrotidal flat: Bridging intra-tidal, daily and seasonal sediment dynamics. Mar. Geol. 412: 123-138. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2019.03.001
    Reijers, V.C.; Siteur, K.; Hoeks, S.; van Belzen, J.; Borst, A.C.W.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Govers, L.; Bouma, T.J.; Lamers, L.P.M.; van de Koppel, J.; van der Heide, T. (2019). A Lévy expansion strategy optimizes early dune building by beach grasses. Nature Comm. 10: 2656. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-10699-8
    De Battisti, D.; Fowler, M.S.; Jenkins, S.R.; Skov, M.W.; Rossi, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Neyland, P.J.; Griffin, J.N. (2019). Intraspecific root trait variability along environmental gradients affects salt marsh resistance to lateral erosion. Front. Ecol. Evol. 7: 11. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00150
    Cozzoli, F.; Gjoni, V.; Del Pasqua, M.; Hu, Z.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). A process based model of cohesive sediment resuspension under bioturbators' influence. Sci. Total Environ. 670: 18-30. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.03.085
    Licci, S.; Nepf, H.; Delolme, C.; Marmonier, P.; Bouma, T.J.; Puijalon, S. (2019). The role of patch size in ecosystem engineering capacity: a case study of aquatic vegetation. Aquat. Sci. 81(3): 11. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00027-019-0635-2
    El-Hacen, E.-H.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Oomen, P.; Piersma, T.; Olff, H. (2019). Large‐scale ecosystem engineering by flamingos and fiddler crabs on West‐African intertidal flats promote joint food availability. Oikos (Kbh.) 128(5): 753-764. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/oik.05261
    Bertolini, C.; Capelle, J.; Timmermans, K.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J. (2019). Timing it right: Non-consumptive effects on prey recruitment magnify overtime. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 513: 47-54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2019.03.001
    Cornacchia, L.; Folkard, A.; Davies, G.; Grabowski, R.C.; van de Koppel, J.; van der Wal, D.; Wharton, G.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Plants face the flow in V formation: A study of plant patch alignment in streams. Limnol. Oceanogr. 64(3): 1087-1102. https://doi.org/10.1002/lno.11099
    Markus-Michalczyk, H.; Zhu, Z.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Morphological and biomechanical responses of floodplain willows to tidal flooding and salinity. Freshwat. Biol. 64(5): 913-925. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13273
    Gourgue, O.; van Belzen, J.; Schwarz, C.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J.; Temmerman, S. (2019). A new bio-geomorphic model approach accounting for subgrid-scale heterogeneity of biogenic structures, in: Mees, J. et al. (Ed.) Book of abstracts – VLIZ Marine Science Day. Bredene, Belgium, 13 March 2019. VLIZ Special Publication, 83: pp. 40
    Oteman, B.; Morris, E.P.; Peralta, G.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Wal, D. (2019). Using remote sensing to identify drivers behind spatial patterns in the bio-physical properties of a saltmarsh pioneer. Remote Sens. 11(5): 511. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11050511
    Loke, L.H.L.; Heery, E.C.; Lai, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2019). Area-independent effects of water-retaining features on intertidal biodiversity on eco-engineered seawalls in the tropics. Front. Mar. Sci. 6: 16. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00016
    van der Werf, J.J.; de Vet, P.L.M.; Boersema, M.P.; Bouma, T.J.; Nolte, A.J.; Schrijvershof, R.A.; Soissons, L.M.; Stronkhorst, J.; van Zanten, E.; Ysebaert, T. (2019). An integral approach to design the Roggenplaat intertidal shoal nourishment. Ocean Coast. Manag. 172: 30-40. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2019.01.023
    Mienis, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Witbaard, R.; van Oevelen, D.; Duineveld, G.C.A. (2019). Experimental assessment of the effects of coldwater coral patches on water flow. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 609: 101-117. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps12815
    Jiménez-Ramos, R.; Egea, L.G.; Vergara, J.J.; Bouma, T.J.; Brun, F.G. (2019). The role of flow velocity combined with habitat complexity as a top-down regulator in seagrass meadows. Oikos (Kbh.) 128(1): 64-76. https://doi.org/10.1111/oik.05452
    Cornacchia, L.; van der Wal, D.; van de Koppel, J.; Puijalon, S.; Wharton, G.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Flow-divergence feedbacks control propagule retention by in-stream vegetation: the importance of spatial patterns for facilitation. Aquat. Sci. 81(1): 17. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00027-018-0612-1
    James, R.K.; Silva, R.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; Escudero-Castillo, M.; Mariño-Tapia, I.; Dijkstra, H.A.; van Westen, R.M.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Candy, A.S.; Katsman, C.A.; van der Boog, C.G.; Riva, R.E.M.; Slobbe, C.; Klees, R.; Stapel, J.; van der Heide, T.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Maintaining tropical beaches with seagrass and algae: a promising alternative to engineering solutions. BioScience 69(2): 136-142. https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biy154
    Kleyer, M.; Trinogga, J.; Cebrián-Piqueras, M.A.; Trenkamp, A.; Fløjgaard, C.; Ejrnaes, R.; Bouma, T.J.; Minden, V.; Maier, M.; Mantilla-Contreras, J.; Albach, D.C.; Blasius, B. (2019). Trait correlation network analysis identifies biomass allocation traits and stem specific length as hub traits in herbaceous perennial plants. J. Ecol. 107(2): 829-842. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13066
    Pagès, J.F.; Jenkins, S.R.; Bouma, T.J.; Sharps, E.; Skov, M.W. (2019). Opposing indirect effects of domestic herbivores on saltmarsh erosion. Ecosystems 22(5): 1055–1068. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10021-018-0322-5
    Cornacchia, L.; Licci, S.; Nepf, H.; Folkard, A.; van der Wal, D.; van de Koppel, J.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2019). Turbulence-mediated facilitation of resource uptake in patchy stream macrophytes. Limnol. Oceanogr. 64(2): 714-727. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.11070
  • 2018
    James, R.K.; Silva Casarín, R.; van Tussenbroek, B.; Escudero-Castillo, M.; Mariño-Tapia, I.; Dijkstra, H.A.; van Westen, R.M.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Candy, A.S.; Herman, P.; van der Heide, T.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Sediment producing calcifying algae and sediment stabilising seagrass as an alternative to coastal engineering. Geophys. Res. Abstr. 20(EGU2018-17304)
    El-Hacen, E.-H.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Fivash, G.S.; Sall, A.A.; Piersma, T.; Olff, H.; Govers, L. (2018). Evidence for ‘critical slowing down’ in seagrass: a stress gradient experiment at the southern limit of its range. NPG Scientific Reports 8(1): 17263. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-34977-5
    Willemsen, P.W.J.M.; Borsje, B.W.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H.; van der Wal, D.; Zhu, Z.; Oteman, B.; Evans, B.; Möller, I.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Quantifying bed level change at the transition of tidal flat and salt marsh: can we understand the lateral location of the marsh edge? Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface 123(10): 2509-2524. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JF004742
    Bulleri, F.; Eriksson, B.K.; Queirós, A.; Airoldi, L.; Arenas, F.; Arvanitidis, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Crowe, T.P.; Davoult, D.; Guizien, K.; Ivesa, L.; Jenkins, S.R.; Michalet, R.; Olabarria, C.; Procaccini, G.; Serrão, E.A.; Wahl, M.; Benedetti-Cecchi, L. (2018). Harnessing positive species interactions as a tool against climate-driven loss of coastal biodiversity. PLoS Biology 16(9): e2006852. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.2006852
    Cohen-Rengifo, M.; Agüera, A.; Detrain, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Dubois, P.; Flammang, P. (2018). Biomechanics and behaviour in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) when facing gradually increasing water flows. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 506: 61-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2018.05.010
    Schwarz, C.; Gourgue, O.; van Belzen, J.; Zhu, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; van de Koppel, J.; Ruessink, G.; Claude, N.; Temmerman, S. (2018). Self-organization of a biogeomorphic landscape controlled by plant life-history traits. Nature Geoscience 11(7): 672-677. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41561-018-0180-y
    Suykerbuyk, W.; Govers, L.; van Oven, W.G.; Giesen, K.; Giesen, W.B.J.T.; de Jong, D.J.; Bouma, T.J.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2018). Living in the intertidal: desiccation and shading reduce seagrass growth, but high salinity or population of origin have no additional effect. PeerJ 6: e5234. https://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5234
    Cornacchia, L.; van de Koppel, J.; van der Wal, D.; Wharton, G.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Landscapes of facilitation: how self-organized patchiness of aquatic macrophytes promotes diversity in streams. Ecology 99(4): 832-847. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.2177
    van Westen, R.M.; Dijkstra, H.A.; Klees, R.; Riva, R.E.M.; Slobbe, D.C.; van der Boog, C.G.; Katsman, C.A.; Candy, A.S.; Pietrzak, J.D.; Zijlema, M.; James, R.K.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Mechanisms of the 40-70 day variability in the Yucatan Channel volume transport. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans 123(2): 1286-1300. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JC013580
    Hu, Z.; van der Wal, D.; Cai, H.; van Belzen, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Dynamic equilibrium behaviour observed on two contrasting tidal flats from daily monitoring of bed-level changes. Geomorphology (Amst.) 311: 114-126. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2018.03.025
    Lai, S.; Loke, L.H.L.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2018). Biodiversity surveys and stable isotope analyses reveal key differences in intertidal assemblages between tropical seawalls and rocky shores. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 587: 41-53. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12409
    Cozzoli, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Ottolander, P.; Lluch, M.S.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J. (2018). The combined influence of body size and density on cohesive sediment resuspension by bioturbators. NPG Scientific Reports 8(1): 3831. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-22190-3
    Tarya, A.; Hoitink, A.J.F.; van der Vegt, M.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Hoeksema, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Lamers, L.P. M.; Christianen, M.J.A. (2018). Exposure of coastal ecosystems to river plume spreading across a near-equatorial continental shelf. Cont. Shelf Res. 153: 1-15. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2017.12.003
    Salvador de Paiva, J.N.; Walles, B.; Ysebaert, T.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Understanding the conditionality of ecosystem services: The effect of tidal flat morphology and oyster reef characteristics on sediment stabilization by oyster reefs. Ecol. Eng. 112: 89-95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2017.12.020
    Egea, L.G.; Jiménez-Ramos, R.; Hernández, I.; Bouma, T.J.; Brun, F.G. (2018). Effects of ocean acidification and hydrodynamic conditions on carbon metabolism and dissolved organic carbon (DOC) fluxes in seagrass populations. PLoS One 13(2): e0192402 . https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0192402
    Lai, S.; Yakuub, S.M.; Poh, T.S.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2018). Unlikely nomads: settlement, establishment, and dislodgement processes of vegetative seagrass fragments. Front. Plant Sci. 9: 160. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.00160
    Soissons, L.M.; Haanstra, E.P.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Asmus, R.; Auby, I.; Barillé, L.; Brun, F.G.; Cardoso, P.G.; Desroy, N.; Fournier, J.; Ganthy, F.; Garmendia, J.M.; Godet, L.; Grilo, T.F.; Kadel, P.; Ondiviela, B.; Peralta, G.; Puente, A.; Recio, M.; Rigouin, L.; Valle, M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Latitudinal Patterns in European Seagrass Carbon Reserves: Influence of Seasonal Fluctuations versus Short-Term Stress and Disturbance Events. Front. Plant Sci. 9: 88. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.00088
    Soissons, L.M.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Peralta, G.; Brun, F.G.; Cardoso, P.G.; Grilo, T.F.; Ondiviela, B.; Recio, M.; Valle, M.; Garmendia, J.M.; Ganthy, F.; Auby, I.; Rigouin, L.; Godet, L.; Fournier, J.; Desroy, N.; Barillé, L.; Kadel, P.; Asmus, R.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Seasonal and latitudinal variation in seagrass mechanical traits across Europe: The influence of local nutrient status and morphometric plasticity. Limnol. Oceanogr. 63(1): 37–46. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.10611
    Cao, H.; Zhu, Z.; Balke, T; Zhang, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2018). Effects of sediment disturbance regimes on Spartina seedling establishment: Implications for salt marsh creation and restoration. Limnol. Oceanogr. 63(2): 647-659. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.10657
    Shi, B.; Cooper, J.R.; Pratolongo; Gao, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Li, G.; Li, C.; Yang, S.L.; Wang, Y. (2017). Erosion and Accretion on a Mudflat: The Importance of Very Shallow-Water Effects. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans 122(12): 9476–9499. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016jc012316
  • 2017
    Gillis, L.G.; Jones, C.G.; Ziegler, A.D.; van der Wal, D.; Breckwoldt, A.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Opportunities for Protecting and Restoring Tropical Coastal Ecosystems by Utilizing a Physical Connectivity Approach. Front. Mar. Sci. 4: 374. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00374
    Li, B.; Cozzoli, F.; Soissons, L.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Chen, L. (2017). Effects of bioturbation on the erodibility of cohesive versus non-cohesive sediments along a current-velocity gradient: A case study on cockles. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 496: 84-90. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2017.08.002
    van Belzen, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Kirwan, M.L.; Guntenspergen, G.R.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Disturbance-recovery experiments to assess resilience of ecosystems along a stress gradient . Protocol Exchange June 2017. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/protex.2017.028
    van Belzen, J.; van de Koppel, J.; van der Wal, D.; Herman, P.M.J.; Dakos, V.; Kéfi, S.; Scheffer, M.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Timing recovery of ecosystems in sequential remotely sensed and simulated data . Protocol Exchange June 2017. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/protex.2017.038
    Schwarz, C.; Cox, T.; van Engeland, T.; van Oevelen, D.; van Belzen, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Soetaert, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2017). Field estimates of floc dynamics and settling velocities in a tidal creek with significant along-channel gradients in velocity and SPM. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 197: 221-235. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2017.08.041
    Lo, V.B.; Bouma, T.J.; van Belzen, J.; Van Colen, C.; Airoldi, L. (2017). Interactive effects of vegetation and sediment properties on erosion of salt marshes in the Northern Adriatic Sea. Mar. Environ. Res. 131: 32-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2017.09.006
    Wang, H.; van der Wal, D.; Li, X.; van Belzen, J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hu, Z.; Ge, Z.; Zhang, L.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Zooming in and out: scale dependence of extrinsic and intrinsic factors affecting salt marsh erosion. Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface 122(7): 1455-1470. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JF004193
    Hu, Z.; Yao, P.; van der Wal, D.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Patterns and drivers of daily bed-level dynamics on two tidal flats with contrasting wave exposure. NPG Scientific Reports 7(1): 9 pp. https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-07515-y
    Loke, L.H.L.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2017). The effects of manipulating microhabitat size and variability on tropical seawall biodiversity: field and flume experiments. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 492: 113-120. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2017.01.024
    Maxwell, P.S.; Eklöf, J.S.; van Katwijk, M.M.; O'Brien, K.R.; de la Torre-Castro, M.; Boström, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Krause-Jensen, D.; Unsworth, R.K.F.; van Tussenbroek, B.I.; van der Heide, T. (2017). The fundamental role of ecological feedback mechanisms for the adaptive management of seagrass ecosystems - a review. Biol. Rev. 92(3): 1521-1538. https://doi.org/10.1111/brv.12294
    Li, B.; Li, X.; Bouma, T.J.; Soissons, L.M.; Cozzoli, F.; Wang, Q.; Zhou, Z.; Chen, L. (2017). Analysis of macrobenthic assemblages and ecological health of Yellow River Delta, China, using AMBI & M-AMBI assessment method. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 119(2): 23-32. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.03.044
    van Belzen, J.; van de Koppel, J.; Kirwan, M.L.; van der Wal, D.; Herman, P.M.J.; Dakos, V.; Kéfi, S.; Scheffer, M.; Guntenspergen, G.R.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Vegetation recovery in tidal marshes reveals critical slowing down under increased inundation. Nature Comm. 8: 15811. https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms15811
    Strain, E.M.A.; van Belzen, J.; Comandini, P.; Wong, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Airoldi, L. (2017). The role of changing climate in driving the shift from perennial grasses to annual succulents in a Mediterranean saltmarsh. J. Ecol. 105(5): 1374-1385. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12799
    Alves, R.M.S.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Guarini, J.-M.; Vincx, M.; Van Colen, C. (2017). Effects of temporal fluctuation in population processes of intertidal Lanice conchilega (Pallas, 1766) aggregations on its ecosystem engineering. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 188: 88-98. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2017.02.012
    Alves, R.M.S.; Van Colen, C.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J.; De Smet, B.; Guarini, J.-M.; Rabaut, M.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). A case study on the growth of Lanice conchilega (Pallas, 1766) aggregations and their ecosystem engineering impact on sedimentary processes. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 489: 15-23. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2017.01.005
    Rupprecht, F; Möller, I.; Paul, M.; Kudella, M.; Spencer, T.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Wolters, G.; Jensen, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Miranda-Lange, M.; Schimmels, S. (2017). Vegetation-wave interactions in salt marshes under storm surge conditions. Ecol. Eng. 100: 301-315. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2016.12.030
    Elschot, K.; Vermeulen, A.; Vandenbruwaene, W.; Bakker, J.P.; Bouma, T.J.; Stahl, J.; Castelijns, H.; Temmerman, S. (2017). Top-down vs. bottom-up control on vegetation composition in a tidal marsh depends on scale. PLoS One 12(2): e0169960. https://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0169960
    Han, Q.; Soissons, L.M.; Liu, D.; van Katwijk, M.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Individual and population indicators of Zostera japonica respond quickly to experimental addition of sediment-nutrient and organic matter. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 114(1): 201-209. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.08.084
    Gillis, L.G.; Belshe, F.E.; Ziegler, A.D.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). Driving forces of organic carbon spatial distribution in the tropical seascape. J. Sea Res. 120: 35-40. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2016.12.006
    Cozzoli, F.; Smolders, S.; Eelkema, M.; Ysebaert, T.; Escavarage, V.; Temmerman, S.; Meire, P.; Herman, P.; Bouma, T.J. (2017). A modeling approach to assess coastal management effects on benthic habitat quality: a case study on coastal defense and navigability. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 184: 67-82. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2016.10.043
  • 2016
    Loke, L.H.L.; Liao, L.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2016). Succession of seawall algal communities on artificial substrates. Raffles Bull. Zool. Supplement No. 32: 1-10
    Soissons, L.M.; Li, B.; Han, Q.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Understanding seagrass resilience in temperate systems: the importance of timing of the disturbance. Ecol. Indic. 66: 190-198. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.01.030
    Zhu, Z.; Cozzoli, F.; Chu, N.; Salvador, M.; Ysebaert, T.; Zhang, L.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Interactive effects between physical forces and ecosystem engineers on seed burial: a case study using Spartina anglica. Oikos (Kbh.) 125(1): 98-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/oik.02340
    Wolters, J.-W; Gillis, L.G.; Bouma, T.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Ziegler, A.D. (2016). Land use effects on mangrove nutrient status in Phang Nga Bay, Thailand. Land Degradation & Development 27(1): 68-76. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2430
    Villazán, B.; Brun, F.G.; Moreno-Marín, F; Bouma, T.J.; Vergara, J.J. (2016). Flow velocity and light level drive non-linear response of seagrass Zostera noltei to ammonium enrichment. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 545: 109–121. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11631
    van Tussenbroek, B.I.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T.; Govers, L.L.; Leuven, R.S.E.W. (2016). Non-native seagrass Halophila stipulacea forms dense mats under eutrophic conditions in the Caribbean. J. Sea Res. 115: 1-5. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2016.05.005
    van Tussenbroek, B.I.; Soissons, L.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Asmus, R.; Aubey, I.; Brun, F.G.; Cardoso, P.G.; Desroy, N.; Fournier, J.; Ganthy, F.; Garmendia, J.M.; Godet, L.; Grilo, T.F.; Kadel, P.; Ondiviela, B.; Peralta, G.; Recio, M.; Valle, M.; van der Heide, T.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2016). Pollen limitation may be a common Allee effect in marine hydrophilous plants: implications for decline and recovery in seagrasses. Oecologia 182(2): 595–609. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00442-016-3665-7
    Suykerbuyk, W.; Govers, L.L.; Bouma, T.J.; Giesen, W.B.J.T.; de Jong, D.J.; van de Voort, R.; Giesen, K.; Giesen, P.T.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2016). Unpredictability in seagrass restoration: analysing the role of positive feedback and environmental stress on Zostera noltii transplants. J. Appl. Ecol. 53(3): 774-784. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12614
    Suykerbuyk, W.; Bouma, T.J.; Govers, L.L.; Giesen, K.; de Jong, D.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hendriks, J.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2016). Surviving in Changing Seascapes: Sediment Dynamics as Bottleneck for Long-Term Seagrass Presence. Ecosystems 19(2): 296-310. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-015-9932-3
    Spencer, T.; Möller, I.; Rupprecht, F.; Bouma, T.J.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Kudella, M.; Paul, M.; Jensen, K.; Wolters, G.; Miranda-Lange, M.; Schimmels, S. (2016). Salt marsh surface survives true-to-scale simulated storm surges. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms 41: 543-552. dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3867
    Silinski, A.; Heuner, M.; Troch, P.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Schoelynck, J.; Schröder, U.; Fuchs, E.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2016). Effects of contrasting wave conditions on scour and drag on pioneer tidal marsh plants. Geomorphology (Amst.) 255: 49-62. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.11.021
    Silinski, A.; Fransen, E.; Bouma, T.J.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2016). Unravelling the controls of lateral expansion and elevation change of pioneer tidal marshes. Geomorphology (Amst.) 274: 106-115. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.09.006
    Quak, M.S.Y.; Ziegler, A.D.; Benner, S.G.; Evans, S.; Todd, P.A.; Gillis, L.G.; Vongtanaboon, S.; Jachowski, N.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Processes affecting the spatial distribution of seagrass meadow sedimentary material on Yao Yai Island, Thailand. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 182: 136-145. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2016.09.018
    Paul, M.; Rupprecht, F.; Möller, I.; Bouma, T.J.; Spencer, T.; Kudella, M.; Wolters, G.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Jensen, K.; Miranda-Lange, M.; Schimmels, S. (2016). Plant stiffness and biomass as drivers for drag forces under extreme wave loading: A flume study on mimics. Coast. Eng. 117. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2016.07.004
    Lara, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Peralta, G.; van Soelen, J.; Pérez-Llorens, J.L. (2016). Hydrodynamic effects of macrophyte microtopography: spatial consequences of interspecific benthic transitions. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 561: 123-136. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11913
    Lara, J.L.; Maza, M.; Ondiviela, B.; Trinogga, J.; Losada, I.J.; Bouma, T.J.; Gordejuela, N. (2016). Large-scale 3-D experiments of wave and current interaction with realvegetation. Part 1: Guidelines for physical modeling. Coast. Eng. 107: 70-83. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2015.09.012
    Han, Q.Y.; Soissons, L.M.; Bouma, T.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Liu, D. (2016). Combined nutrient and macroalgae loads lead to response in seagrass indicator properties. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 106: 174–182. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.03.004
    Govers, L.; Man in 't Veld, W.A.; Meffert, J.P.; Bouma, T.J.; van Rijswick, P.C.; Heusinkveld, J.H.T.; Orth, R.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; van der Heide, T. (2016). Marine Phytophthora species can hamper conservation and restoration of vegetated coastal ecosystems. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. (Biol. Sci.) 283(1837): 20160812. https://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.0812
    Gillis, L.G; Zimmer, M.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Mangrove leaf transportation : Do mimic Avicennia and Rhizophora roots retain or donate leaves? Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 551: 107-115. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11734
    de los Santos, C.B.; Vicencio-Rammsy, B.; Lepoint, G.; Remy, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Gobert, S. (2016). Ontogenic variation and effect of collection procedure on leaf biomechanical properties of Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 37(4): 750-759. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/maec.12340
    de los Santos, C.B.; Onoda, Y.; Vergara, J.J.; Perez-Llorens, J.L.; Bouma, T.J.; La Nafie, Y.A.; Cambridge, M.L.; Brun, F.G. (2016). A comprehensive analysis of mechanical and morphological traits in temperate and tropical seagrass species. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 551: 81–94. https://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11717
    Cornacchia, L.; Licci, S.; van de Koppel, J.; van der Wal, D.; Wharton, G.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Flow Velocity and Morphology of a Submerged Patch of the Aquatic Species Veronica anagallis-aquatica L., in: Rowinski, P. et al. Hydrodynamic and Mass Transport at Freshwater Aquatic Interfaces : 34th International School of Hydraulics. pp. 141-152
    Balke, T.; Stock, M.; Jensen, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Kleyer, M. (2016). A global analysis of the seaward salt marsh extent: the importance of tidal range. Water Resour. Res. 52: 3775-3786. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015WR018318
    Adhitya, A.; Folkard, A.M.; Govers, L.L.; van Katwijk, M.M.; de Iongh, H.H.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). The exchange of dissolved nutrients between the water column and substrate pore-water due to hydrodynamic adjustment at seagrass meadow edges: a flume study. Limnol. Oceanogr. 61(6): 2286–2295. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.10376
    González-Ortiz, V.; Gonzalo Egea, L.; Jiménez-Ramos, R.; Moreno-Mar, F; Pérez Lloréns, J.L.; Bouma, T.J.; Bruno, F. (2016). Submerged vegetation complexity modifies benthic infauna communities: the hidden role of the belowground system. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 37: 543–552. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/maec.12292
    Zhu, Z.; van Belzen, J.; Hong, T; Kunihiro, T.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2016). Sprouting as a gardening strategy to obtain superior supplementary food: evidence from a seed-caching marine worm. Ecology 97(12): 3278–3284. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ecy.1613
    Silinski, A.; van Belzen, J.; Fransen, E.; Bouma, T.J.; Troch, P.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2016). Quantifying critical conditions for seaward expansion of tidal marshes: a transplantation experiment. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 169: 227-237. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2015.12.012
    Bouma, T.J.; van Belzen, J.; Balke, T.; van Dalen, J.; KLaassen, P.; Hartog, A.M.; Callaghan, D.P.; Hu, Z.; Stive, M.J.F.; Temmerman, S.; Herman, P.M.J. (2016). Short-term mudflat dynamics drive long-term cyclic salt marsh dynamics. Limnol. Oceanogr. 61(6): 2261-2275. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lno.10374
  • 2015
    Vandenbruwaene, W.; Schwarz, C.; Bouma, T.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2015). Landscape-scale flow patterns over a vegetated tidal marsh and an unvegetated tidal flat: implications for the landform properties of the intertidal floodplain. Geomorphology (Amst.) 231: 40-52. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.11.020
    Van der Stocken, T.; De Ryck, D.J.R.; Vanschoenwinkel, B.; Deboelpaep, E.; Bouma, T.J.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F.; Koedam, N. (2015). Impact of landscape structure on propagule dispersal in mangrove forests. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 524: 95-106. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11206
    Van der Stocken, T.; Vanschoenwinkel, B.; De Ryck, D.J.R.; Bouma, T.J.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F.; Koedam, N. (2015). Interaction between water and wind as a driver of passive dispersal in mangroves. PLoS One 10(3): 0121593. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0121593
    van de Koppel, J.; van der Heide, T.; Altieri, A.H.; Eriksson, B.K.; Bouma, T.J.; Olff, H.; Silliman, B.R. (2015). Long-Distance Interactions Regulate the Structure and Resilience of Coastal Ecosystems. Ann. Rev. Mar. Sci. 7: 139-158. dx.doi.org/ 10.1146/annurev-marine-010814-015805
    Silinski, A.; Heuner, M.; Schoelynck, J.; Puijalon, S.; Schröder, U.; Fuchs, E.; Troch, P.; Bouma, T.J.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2015). Effects of wind waves versus ship waves on tidal marsh plants: A flume study on different life stages of Scirpus maritimus. PLoS One 10(3): e0118687. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0118687
    Schwarz, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Zhang, L.Q.; Temmerman, S.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J. (2015). Interactions between plant traits and sediment characteristics influencing species establishment and scale-dependent feedbacks in salt marsh ecosystems. Geomorphology (Amst.) 250: 298-307. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.09.013
    Maza, M.; Lara, J.L.; Losada, I.J.; Ondiviela, B.; Trinogga, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Large-scale 3-D experiments of wave and current interaction with real vegetation. Part 2: Experimental analysis. Coast. Eng. 106: 73–86. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2015.09.010
    Loke, L.H.L.; Ladle, R.J.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2015). Creating complex habitats for restoration and reconciliation. Ecol. Eng. 77: 307-313. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2015.01.037
    Lai, S.; Loke, L.H.L.; Hilton, M.J.; Bouma, T.J.; Todd, P.A. (2015). The effects of urbanisation on coastal habitats and the potential for ecological engineering: A Singapore case study. Ocean Coast. Manag. 103: 78–85. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.11.006
    Hu, Z.; Lenting, W.; Van der Wal, D.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Continuous monitoring bed-level dynamics on an intertidal flat: Introducing novel, stand-alone high-resolution SED-sensors. Geomorphology (Amst.) 245: 223-230. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.05.027
    Hu, Z.; Wang, Z.B.; Zitman, T.J.; Stive, M.J.F.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Predicting long-term and short-term tidal flat morphodynamics using a dynamic equilibrium theory. J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surface, 120(9): 1803-1823. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/2015JF003486
    Horstman, E.M.; Dohmen-Janssen, C.M.; Bouma, T.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H. (2015). Tidal-scale flow routing and sedimentation in mangrove forests: Combining field data and numerical modelling. Geomorphology (Amst.) 228: 244–262. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.08.011
    Heuner, M.; Silinski, A.; Schoelynck, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Puijalon, S.; Troch, P.; Fuchs, E.; Schröder, B.; Schröder, U.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2015). Ecosystem engineering by plants on wave-exposed intertidal flats is governed by relationships between effect and response traits. PLoS One 10(9): e0138086. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0138086
    Govers, L.L.; Suykerbuyk, W.; Hoppenreijs, J.; Giesen, K.; Bouma, T.J.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2015). Rhizome starch as indicator for temperate seagrass winter survival. Ecol. Indic. 49: 53-60. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.ecolind.2014.10.002
    Gillis, L.G.; Bouma, T.J.; Cathalot, C.; Ziegler, A.D.; Herman, P.M.J. (2015). Particulate Matter in Mangrove Forests and Seagrass Beds as a Nitrogen Source in Tropical Coastal Ecosystems. Biotropica 47(3): 286–291. dx.doi.org/10.1111/btp.12220
    Elschot, K.; Bakker, J.P.; Temmerman, S.; van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Ecosystem engineering by large grazers enhances carbon stocks in a tidal salt marsh. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 537: 9-21. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11447
    Corenblit, D.; Baas, A.; Balke, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Fromard, F.; Garófano-Gómez, V.; González, E.; Gurnell, A.M.; Hortobágyi, B.; Julien, F.; Kim, D.; Lambs, L.; Stallins, J.A.; Steiger, J.; Tabacchi, E.; Walcker, R. (2015). Engineer pioneer plants respond to and affect geomorphic constraints similarly along water–terrestrial interfaces world-wide. Glob. Ecol. Biogeogr. 24(12): 1363–1376. dx.doi.org/10.1111/geb.12373
    Balke, T.; Swales, A.; Lovelock, C.E.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Limits to seaward expansion of mangroves: Translating physical disturbance mechanisms into seedling survival gradients. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 467: 16-25. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2015.02.015
    Agüera, A.; van de Koppel, J.; Jansen, J.M.; Smaal, A.C.; Bouma, T.J. (2015). Beyond food: a foundation species facilitates its own predator. Oikos (Kbh.) 124(10): 1367–1373. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/oik.01949
    Hu, Zhan; van Belzen, J.; Van der Wal, D.; Balke, T.; Wang, Z.B.; Stive, M.; Bouma, T. (2015). Windows of opportunity for salt marsh vegetation establishment on bare tidal flats: The importance of temporal and spatial variability in hydrodynamic forcing. J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosciences: 120(7): 1450-1469. dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JG002870
    Monbaliu, J.; Bi, Q.; Bouma, T.J.; Toorman, E.A.; van Belzen, J.; Willems, P. (2015). Extreme estuarine water levels and channel morphology, effect on flood extents and habitat resilience: the Scheldt Estuary, Belgium and the Netherlands, in: Coastal Risk Management in a Changing Climate. pp. 332-357. dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-397310-8.00007-5
    Strain, E.M.A.; van Belzen, J.; van Dalen, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Airoldi, L. (2015). Management of Local Stressors Can Improve the Resilience of Marine Canopy Algae toGlobal Stressors. PLoS One 10(3): e0120837. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0120837
  • 2014
    Sanders, D.; Jones, C.G.; Thébault, E.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T.; van Belzen, J.; Barot, S. (2014). Integrating ecosystem engineering and food webs. Oikos (Kbh.) 123(5): 513–524. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0706.2013.01011.x
    Zhu, Z.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Zhang, L.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Seed arrival and persistence at the tidal mudflat: identifying key processes for pioneer seedling establishment in salt marshes. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 513: 97-109. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10920
    Yaakub, S.M.; Chen, E.; Bouma, T.; Erftemeijer, P.L.A.; Todd, P.A. (2014). Chronic light reduction reduces overall resilience to additional shading stress in the seagrass Halophila ovalis. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 83: 467-474. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.11.030
    Yaakub, S.M.; McKenzie, L.J.; Erftemeijer, P.L.A.; Bouma, T.; Todd, P.A. (2014). Courage under fire: Seagrass persistence adjacent to a highly urbanisedcity–state. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 83: 417-424. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.01.012
    Thomas, R.E.; Johnson, M.F.; Frostick, L.E.; Parsons, D.R.; Bouma, T.J.; Dijkstra, J.T.; Eiff, O.; Gobert, S.; Henry, P.; Kemp, P.; McLelland, S.J.; Moulin, F.Y.; Myrhaug, D.; Neyts, A.; Paul, M.; Penning, W.E.; Puijalon, S.; Rice, S.P.; Stanica, A.; Tagliapietra, D.; Tal, M.; Torum, A.; Vousdoukas, M.I. (2014). Physical modelling of water, fauna and flora: knowledge gaps, avenues for futureresearch and infrastructural needs. J. Hydraul. Res. 52(3): 311-325. dx.doi.org/10.1080/00221686.2013.876453
    Soissons, L.M.; Han, Q.; Li, B.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2014). Cover versus recovery: Contrasting responses of two indicators in seagrass beds. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 87(1-2): 211–219. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.07.057
    Schwarz, C.; Ye, Q.H.; van der Wal, D.; Zhang, L.Q.; Bouma, T.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Impacts of salt marsh plants on tidal channel initiation and inheritance. J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surface, 119(2): 385-400. dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JF002900
    Schoelynck, J.; Bal, K.; verschoren, V.; Penning, E.; Struyf, E.; Bouma, T.; Meire, D.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S. (2014). Different morphology of Nuphar lutea in two contrasting aquatic environments and its effect on ecosystem engineering. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms 39(15). dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3607
    Penning-Rowsell, E.C.; de Vries, W.S.; Parker, D.J.; Zanuttigh, B.; Simmonds, D.; Trifonova, E.; Hissel, F.; Monbaliu, J.; Lendzion, J.; Ohle, N.; Diaz, P.; Bouma, T. (2014). Innovation in coastal risk management: An exploratory analysis of risk governance issues at eight THESEUS study sites. Coast. Eng. 87: 210-217. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2013.12.005
    Möller, I.; Kudella, M.; Rupprecht, F.; Spencer, T.; Paul, M.; van Wesenbeeck, B.K.; Wolters, G.; Jensen, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Miranda-Lange, M.; Schimmels, S. (2014). Wave attenuation over coastal salt marshes under storm surge conditions. Nature Geoscience 7(10): 727-731. hdl.handle.net/10.1038/ngeo2251
    Matthews, B.; De Meester, L.; Jones, C.G.; Ibelings, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Nuutinen, V.; van de Koppel, J.; Odling-Smee, J. (2014). Under niche construction: an operational bridge between ecology, evolution, and ecosystem science. Ecol. Monogr. 84(2): 245-263. dx.doi.org/10.1890/13-0953.1
    Marion, A.; Nikora, V.; Puijalon, S.; Bouma, T.J.; Koll, K.; Ballio, F.; Tait, S.; Zaramella, M.; Sukhodolov, A.; O'Hare, M.; Wharton, G.; Aberle, J.; Tregnaghi, M.; Davies, P.; Nepf, H.; Parker, G.; Statzner, B. (2014). Aquatic interfaces: a hydrodynamic and ecological perspective. J. Hydraul. Res. 52(6): 744-758. dx.doi.org/10.1080/00221686.2014.968887
    Loke, L.H.L.; Jachowski, N.R.; Bouma, T.J.; Ladle, R.J.; Todd, P.A. (2014). Complexity for Artificial Substrates (CASU): Software for Creating and Visualising Habitat Complexity. PLoS One 9(2): e87990. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0087990
    La Nafie, Y.A.; Van Engeland, T.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2014). Uptake of nitrogen from compound pools by the seagrass Zostera noltii. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 460: 47-52. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.jembe.2014.06.007
    Govers, L.L.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Bouma, T.J.; de Brouwer, J.H.F.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2014). Eutrophication threatens Caribbean seagrasses – An example from Curaçao and Bonaire. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 89(1-2): 481–486. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.09.003
    Govers, L.L.; de Brouwer, J.H.F.; Suykerbuyk, W.; Bouma, T.J.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Smolders, A.J.P.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2014). Toxic effects of increased sediment nutrient and organic matter loading on the seagrass Zostera noltii. Aquat. Toxicol. 155: 253–260. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2014.07.005
    Govers, L.L.; Pieck, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Suykerbuyk, W.; Smolders, A.J.P.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2014). Seagrasses are negatively affected by organic matter loading and Arenicola marina activity in a laboratory experiment. Oecologia 175(2): 677-685. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00442-014-2916-8
    Govers, L.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Bouma, T.; Eygensteyn, J.; de Brouwer, J.H.F.; Hendriks, A.J.; Huijbers, C.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2014). Seagrasses as indicators for coastal trace metal pollution: A global meta-analysis serving as a benchmark, and a Caribbean case study. Environ. Pollut. 195: 210-217. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2014.08.028
    González-Ortis, V.; Egea, L.G.; Jiménez-Ramos, R.; Moreno-Marín, F.; Pérez-Llorens, J.L.; Bouma , T.J.; Brun, F.G. (2014). Interactions between Seagrass Complexity, Hydrodynamic Flow and Biomixing Alter Food Availability for Associated Filter-Feeding Organisms. PLoS One 9(8): e1949 pp 1-14. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0104949
    Gillis, L.G.; Ziegler, A.D.; van Oevelen, D.; Cathalot, C.; Herman, P.; Wolters, J.W.; Bouma, T.J. (2014). Tiny is mighty: seagrass beds have a large role in the export of organic material in the tropical coastal zone. PLoS One 9(11): e111847. https://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0111847
    Gillis, L.G.; Bouma, T.J.; Jones, C.G.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Nagelkerken, I.; Jeuken, C.J.L.; Herman, P.; Ziegler, A.D. (2014). Potential for landscape-scale positive interactions among tropical marine ecosystems. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 503: 289-303. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10716
    Gillis, L.G.; Bouma, T.J.; Kiswara, W.; Ziegler, A.D.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Leaf transport in mimic mangrove forests and seagrass beds. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 498: 95-102. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10615
    Cozzoli, F.; Eelkema, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Escaravage, V.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). A mixed modeling approach to predict the effect of environmental modification on species distributions. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2014-04. NIOZ: Yerseke.
    Cozzoli, F.; Eelkema, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Escaravage, V.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). A Mixed Modeling Approach to Predict the Effect of Environmental Modification on Species Distributions. PLoS One 9(2): e89131. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0089131
    Christianen, M.J.A.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J.; vn Katwijk, M.M.; Lamers, L.P.M.; van der Heide, T.; Mumby, P.J.; Silliman, B.R.; Engelhard, S.L.; van de Kerk, M.V.; Kiswara, W.; van de Koppel, J. (2014). Habitat collapse due to overgrazing threatens turtle conservation in marine protected areas. Proc. - Royal Soc., Biol. Sci. 281(1777): 20132890. dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.2890
    Borsje, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Rabaut, M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H.; Borsje, B.W.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Formation and erosion of biogeomorphological structures: A model study on the tube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega. Limnol. Oceanogr. 59(4): 1297-1309. hdl.handle.net/10.4319/lo.2014.59.4.1297
    Balke, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2014). Critical transitions in disturbance-driven ecosystems: identifying Windows of Opportunity for recovery. J. Ecol. 102(3): 700-708. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12241
    Adhitya, A.; Bouma, T.; Folkard, A.M.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Callaghan, D.; de Longh, H.H.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Comparison of the influence of patch-scale and meadow-scale characteristics on flow within seagrass meadows: a flume study. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 516: 49-59. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10873
    Hoggart, S.; Hawkins, S.J.; Bohn, K.; Airoldi, L.; van Belzen, J.; Bichot, A.; Bilton, D.T.; Bouma, T.J.; Colangelo, M.A.; Davies, A.J.; Ferrario, F.; Firth, L.; Galvan, C.; Hanley, M.; Heurtefeux, H.; Lara, J.L.; Rodriquez, I.L.; Maza, M.; Ondiviela-Eizaguirre, B.; Rundle, S.D.; Skov, M.W.; Strain, E.M.; White, A.; Zhang, L.; Zhu, Z.; Thompson, R.C. (2014). Ecological Approaches to Coastal Risk Mitigation, in: Zanuttigh, B. et al. Coastal Risk Management in a Changing Climate. pp. 171-236. dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-397310-8.00004-X
    Ondiviela, B.; Losada, I.J.; Lara, J.L.; Maza, M.; Galván, C.; Bouma, T.J.; van Belzen, J. (2014). The role of seagrasses in coastal protection in a changing climate. Coast. Eng. 87: 158-168. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2013.11.005
    Firth, L.B.; Thompson, R.C.; Bohn, K.; Abbiati, M.; Airoldi, L.; Bouma, T.J.; Bozzeda, F.; Ceccherelli, V.U.; Colangelo, M.A.; Evans, A.; Ferrario, F.; Hanley, M.E.; Hinz, H.; Hoggart, S.P.G.; Jackson, J.E.; Moore, P.; Morgan, E.H.; Perkol-Finkel, S.; Skov, M.W.; Strain, E.M.; van Belzen, J.; Hawkins, S.J. (2014). Between a rock and a hard place: Environmental and engineering considerations when designing coastal defence structures. Coast. Eng. 87: 122-135. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2013.10.015
    Bouma, T.J.; van Belzen, J.; Balke, T.; Zhu, Z.; Airoldi, L.; Blight, A.J.; Davies, A.J.; Galván, C.; Hawkins, S.J.; Hoggart, S.P.G.; Lara, J.L.; Losada, I.J.; Maza, M.; Ondiviela, B.; Skov, M.W.; Strain, E.M.; Thompson, R.C.; Yang, S.L.; Zanuttigh, B.; Zhang, L.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Identifying knowledge gaps hampering application of intertidal habitats in coastal protection: Opportunities & steps to take. Coast. Eng. 87: 147-157. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2013.11.014
  • 2013
    Vandenbruwaene, W.; Meire, P.; Temmerman, S.; Bouma, T.J. (2013). Bio-geomorphic effects on tidal channel evolution: impact of vegetation establishment and tidal prism change. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms 38(2): 122-132. dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3265
    Van Engeland, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Morris, E.P.; Brun, F.G.; Peralta, G.; Lara, M.; Hendriks, I.E.; van Rijswijk, P.; Veuger, B.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J. (2013). Dissolved organic matter uptake in a temperate seagrass ecosystem. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 478: 87-100. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10183
    Van der Stocken, T.; De Ryck, D.J.R.; Balke, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F.; Koedam, N. (2013). The role of wind in hydrochorous mangrove propagule dispersal. Biogeosciences 10(6): 3635-3647. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-3635-2013
    Valle , M.; van Katwijk, M.M.; de Jong, D.J.; Bouma, T.; Schipper, A.M.; Chust, G.; Benito, B.M.; Garmendia, J.M.; Borja, A. (2013). Comparing the performance of species distribution models of Zostera marina:Implications for conservation. J. Sea Res. 83: 56-64. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2013.03.002
    Temmerman, S.; Meire, P.; Bouma, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Ysebaert, T.; de Vriend, H.J. (2013). Ecosystem-based coastal defence in the face of global change. Nature (Lond.) 504(7478): 79-83. hdl.handle.net/10.1038/nature12859
    Schoelynck, J.; Meire, D.; Bal, K.; Buis, K.; Troch, P.; Bouma, T.; Temmerman, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Submerged macrophytes avoiding a negative feedback in reaction to hydrodynamic stress. Limnologica 43(5): 371-380. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.limno.2013.05.003
    Morris, E.P.; Peralta, G.; Van Engeland, T.; Bouma, T.J.; Brun, F.G.; Lara, M.; Hendriks, I.E.; Benavente, J.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J.; Perez-Llorens, J.L. (2013). The role of hydrodynamics in structuring in situ ammonium uptake within a submerged macrophyte community. Limnol. Oceanogr. 3: 210-224. hdl.handle.net/10.1215/21573689-2397024
    Lai, S.; Gillis, L.G.; Mueller, C.; Bouma, T.J.; Guest, J.R.; Last, K.S.; Ziegler, A.D.; Todd, P.A. (2013). First experimental evidence of corals feeding on seagrass matter. Coral Reefs 32(4): 1061-1064. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00338-013-1062-9
    La Nafie, Y.A.; de los Santos, C.B.; Brun, F.G.; Mashoreng, S.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2013). Biomechanical response of two fast-growing tropical seagrass species subjected to in situ shading and sediment fertilization. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 446: 186-193. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2013.05.020
    Elschot, K.; Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S.; Bakker, J.P. (2013). Effects of long-term grazing on sediment deposition and salt-marsh accretion rates. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 133: 109-115. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2013.08.021
    Cozzoli, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Herman, P.M.J. (2013). Application of non-linear quantile regression to macrozoobenthic species distribution modelling: comparing two contrasting basins. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 475: 119-133. hdl.handle.net/10.3354/meps10112
    Bouma, T.J.; Temmerman, S.; van Duren, L.A.; Martini, E.; Vandenbruwaene, W.; Callaghan, D.P.; Balke, T.; Biermans, G.; Klaassen, P.C.; van Steeg, R.; Dekker, F.; van de Koppel, J.; Herman, P.M.J.; de Vries, M.B. (2013). Organism traits determine the strength of scale-dependent bio-geomorphic feedbacks: A flume study on three intertidal plant species. Geomorphology (Amst.) 180-181: 57-65. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.09.005
    Balke, T.; Bouma, T.; Herman, P.M.J.; Horstman, E.M.; Sudtongkong, C.; Webb, E.L. (2013). Cross-shore gradients of physical disturbance in mangroves: implications for seedling establishment. Biogeosciences 10(8): 5411-5419. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-5411-2013
    Balke, T.; Webb, E.L.; van den Elzen, E.; Galli, D.; Herman, P.M.J.; Bouma, T.J. (2013). Seedling establishment in a dynamic sedimentary environment: a conceptual framework using mangroves. J. Appl. Ecol. 50(3): 740-747. dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12067
    Bal, K.D.; Brion, N.; Woule-Ebongué, V.; Schoelynck, J.; Jooste, A.; Barrón, C.; Dehairs, F.; Meire, P.; Bouma, T.J. (2013). Influence of hydraulics on the uptake of ammonium by two freshwater plants. Freshwat. Biol. 58(12): 2452–2463. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/fwb.12222
    Christianen, M.J.A.; van Belzen, J.; Herman, P.M.J.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Lamers, L.P.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2013). Low-canopy seagrass beds still provide important coastal protection services. PLoS One 8(5): e62413. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0062413
  • 2012
    Yang, S.L.; Shi, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Ysebaert, T.; Luo, X.X. (2012). Wave Attenuation at a Salt Marsh Margin: A Case Study of an Exposed Coast on the Yangtze Estuary. Est. Coast. 35(1): 169-182. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12237-011-9424-4
    Van de Koppel, J.; Bouma, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J. (2012). The influence of local- and landscape-scale processes on spatial self-organization in estuarine ecosystems. J. Exp. Biol. 215(6): 962-967. dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.060467
    Temmerman, S.; de Vries, M.B.; Bouma, T.J. (2012). Coastal marsh die-off and reduced attenuation of coastal floods: A model analysis. Global Planet. Change 92-93: 267-274. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloplacha.2012.06.001
    Temmerman, S.; Moonen, P.; Schoelynck, J.; Govers, G.; Bouma, T.J. (2012). Impact of vegetation die-off on spatial flow patterns over a tidal marsh. Geophys. Res. Lett. 39(L03406): 5 pp. dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL050502
    Suykerbuyk, W.; Bouma, T.J.; van der Heide, T.; Faust, C.; Govers, L.L.; Giesen, W.B.J.T.; de Jong, D.J.; van Katwijk, M.M. (2012). Suppressing antagonistic bioengineering feedbacks doubles restoration success. Ecol. Appl. 22(4): 1224-1231. dx.doi.org/10.1890/11-1625.1
    Shi, B.W.; Yang, S.L.; Wang, Y.P.; Bouma, T.J.; Zhu, Q. (2012). Relating accretion and erosion at an exposed tidal wetland to the bottom shear stress of combined current-wave action. Geomorphology (Amst.) 138(1): 380-389. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.10.004
    Paul, M.; Bouma, T.J.; Amos, C.L. (2012). Wave attenuation by submerged vegetation: combining the effect of organism traits and tidal current. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 444: 31-41. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps09489
    La Nafie, Y.A.; de los Santos, C.B.; Brun, F.G.; van Katwijk, M.M.; Bouma, T.J. (2012). Waves and high nutrient loads jointly decrease survival and separately affect morphological and biomechanical properties in the seagrass Zostera noltii. Limnol. Oceanogr. 57(6): 1664-1672. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2012.57.6.1664
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