CR Special 18

Climate Research - Vol. 37, Nos. 2-3 (2008)

Effects of climate change on marine ecosystems


Publication date: October 21, 2008

Editors: Louis Fortier, Steve Hawkins, Joanie Kleypas, Mauricio Lima, Geir Ottersen, Hans-Otto Pörtner, Yoshihiso Shirayama, Nils Chr. Stenseth

CR SPECIAL 18 contains selected papers from Inter-Research Symposium #2, held in conjunction with the 42nd European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS) from August 27 to 31, 2007, in Kiel, Germany.


We are pleased to make the online version of this CR SPECIAL available with Open Access.



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Stenseth NC

PREFACE: Effects of climate change on marine ecosystems

CR 37:121-122 | Full text in pdf format


Hawkins SJ, Moore PJ, Burrows MT, Poloczanska E, Mieszkowska N, Herbert RJH, Jenkins SR, Thompson RC, Genner MJ, Southward AJ

Complex interactions in a rapidly changing world: responses of rocky shore communities to recent climate change

CR 37:123-133 | Full text in pdf format


Pehlke C, Bartsch I

Changes in depth distribution and biomass of sublittoral seaweeds at Helgoland (North Sea) between 1970 and 2005

CR 37:135-147 | Full text in pdf format


Barnes DKA, Peck LS

Vulnerability of Antarctic shelf biodiversity to predicted regional warming

CR 37:149-163 | Full text in pdf format


Kaiser S, Barnes DKA

Southern Ocean deep-sea biodiversity: sampling strategies and predicting responses to climate change

CR 37:165-179 | Full text in pdf format


Sokolova IM, Lannig G

Interactive effects of metal pollution and temperature on metabolism in aquatic ectotherms: implications of global climate change

CR 37:181-201 | Full text in pdf format


Müller R, Wiencke C, Bischof K

Interactive effects of UV radiation and temperature on microstages of Laminariales (Phaeophyceae) from the Arctic and North Sea

CR 37:203-213 | Full text in pdf format


Beesley A, Lowe DM, Pascoe CK, Widdicombe S

Effects of CO2-induced seawater acidification on the health of Mytilus edulis

CR 37:215-225 | Full text in pdf format


Wittmann AC, Schröer M, Bock C, Steeger HU, Paul RJ, Pörtner HO

Indicators of oxygen- and capacity-limited thermal tolerance in the lugworm Arenicola marina

CR 37:227-240 | Full text in pdf format


Neumann H, Ehrich S, Kröncke I

Effects of cold winters and climate on the temporal variability of an epibenthic community in the German Bight

CR 37:241-251 | Full text in pdf format


Pörtner HO, Bock C, Knust R, Lannig G, Lucassen M, Mark FC, Sartoris FJ

Cod and climate in a latitudinal cline: physiological analyses of climate effects in marine fishes

CR 37:253-270 | Full text in pdf format