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2016
Krkosek, M., 2016. Population biology of infectious diseases shared by wild and farmed fish. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.In press.
Peacock, S., M. Krkosek, M. Lewis, & S. Lele, 2016. Study design and parameter estimability for spatial and temporal ecological models. Ecology and Evolution. In press.

Bateman, A., S. Peacock, B. Connors, Z. Polk, D. Berg, M. Krkosek, & A. Morton, 2016. Recent failure to control sea louse outbreaks on salmon in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 73, 1164-1172.
*News coverage by the Vancouver Sun
and the Tyee.

Peacock, S., A. Bateman, M. Krkosek, B. Connors, S. Rogers, L. Portner, Z. Polk, C. Webb, & A. Morton, 2016. Sea-louse parasites on juvenile wild salmon in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia, Canada. Ecology 97, 1887. (data paper)
Peacock, S., A. Bateman, M. Krkosek, & M. Lewis, 2016. Dynamics of coupled populations subject to control. Theoretical Ecology 9, 365.
Groner, M.L., L. Rogers, A. Bateman, B. Connors, L.N. Frazer, S. Godwin, M. Krkosek, M. Lewis, S. Peacock, E. Rees, C. Revie, & U. Schlagel 2016. Lessons from sea louse and salmon epidemiology. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 371, 20150203.
 
2015
Closs, G., M. Krkosek, J. Olden (Eds), 2015. Conservation of Freshwater Fishes. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Vollset, K., R. Krontveit, P. Jansen, B. Finstad, B. Barlaup, O. Skilbrei, M. Krkosek, P. Romunstad, A. Aunsmo, A. Jansen, & I. Doohoo, 2015. Impacts of parasites on marine survival of Atlantic salmon: a meta-analysis. Fish and Fisheries 7, 91-113.
Peacock, S., M. Krkosek, A. Bateman & M. Lewis, 2015. Parasite-mediated release from predation in a juvenile salmon food web. Ecosphere. 6:art264.
Meyer, S. B. Roberson, L. Chilvers, and M. Krkosek, 2015. Population dynamics reveal life history based priorities for the conservation management of the imperilled New Zealand sea lion. Marine Biology. 162, 1587-1596.
*News coverage by Radio New Zealand
and Otago Daily Times.
Meyer, S., A. Davidson, M. Krkosek, & B. Robertson, 2015. Comment on"Current bycatch levels in Auckland Islands trawl fisheries unlikely to be driving New Zealand sea lion (Phocarctos hookeri) population decline". Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 4, 584-586.
Godwin, S., L. Dill, J. Reynolds, & M. Krkosek 2015. Sea lice, sockeye salmon, and foraging competition: lousy fish are lousy competitors. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 72, 1113-1120.
*News coverage by the Vancouver Sun and the Globe and Mail.
Rees, E., S. St-Hilaire, S. Jones, M. Krkosek, S. DeDominicis, M. Foreman, T. Patanasatienkul & C. Revie, 2015. Spatial patterns of sea lice infection among wild and captive salmon in western Canada. Landscape Ecology, 30, 989-1004.
Bateman, A., M. Neubert, M. Krkosek, & M. Lewis, 2015. Generational spreading speed and the dynamics of ecological invasions. American Naturalist 186, 362-375.
Randhawa, H., R. Poulin, & M. Krkosek. Increasing rate of species discovery in sharks coincides with sharp population declines: implications for biodiversity. Ecography, 38, 96-107.
*Cover story
Tompkins, D.M., S. Carver, M.E. Jones, M. Krkosek, L. Skerratt, 2015. Emerging infectious diseases of wildlife: a critical perspective. Trends in Parasitology, 31, 149-159.
 
2014
Sommerville, G., M. Krkosek, & C. Hepburn, 2014. A matrix model and elasticity analysis for New Zealand's blackfoot paua Haliotis iris. Fisheries Research, 151, 158-168.
Akbaripasand, A., M. Krkosek, P. M. Lokman, & G. Closs, 2014. Does social status within a dominance hierarchy mediate individual growth, residency and relocation? Oecelogia, 176, 771-779.
Krkosek, M. & J. Drake, 2014. On signals of phase transitions in salmon population dynamics. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281, 20133221.
Bird, T.J., A.E. Bates, J.S. Lefcheck, N.Hil, S. Wotherspoon, M. Krkosek, R.D. Stuart-Smith, J.F. Stuart-Smith, G. Pecl, G. Edgar, R.J. Thomson, N. Barrett, & S. Frusher, 2014. Statistical solutions for error and bias in global citizen science datasets. Biological Conservation. 173, 144-154
Peacock, S., B. Connors, M. Krkosek, J. Irvine, & M. Lewis. 2014. Can reduced predation offset negative effects of sea louse parasites on chum salmon? Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281, 20132913.
Krkosek, M., C. Revie, B. Finstad, & C. Todd. Comment on Jackson et al. "Impact of Lepeophtheirus salmonis infestations on migrating Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., smolts at eight locations in Ireland with an analysis of lice-induced marine mortality" Journal of Fish Diseases. PDF
*News coverage by the Scotland Herald and the Irish Times.
 
2013
Studer, A., M. Widmann, R. Poulin, & M. Krkosek, 2013. Large scale patterns of trematode parasitism in a bivalve host: no evidence for a latitudinal gradient in infection levels. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 491, 125-135. PDF
Krkosek, M., J. Ashander, L.N. Frazer, & M. Lewis, 2013. Allee effect from parasite spill-back. American Naturalist, 182, 640-652. PDF
Patanasatienkul, T., J. Sanchez, E.E. Rees, M. Krkosek, S.R.M. Jones & C.W. Revie, 2013. Sea lice infestations on juvenile chum and pink salmon in the Broughton Archipelago, Canada from 2003 to 2012. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 105, 149-161.
Rogers, L., S. Peacock, P. McKenzie, S. DeDominicis, S. Jones, P. Chandler, M. Foreman, C. Revie, & M. Krkosek, 2013. Modeling parasite dynamics on farmed salmon for precautionary conservation management of wild salmon. PLoS ONE. 8: e60096. PDF
Senior, A., M. Krkosek, & S. Nakagawa, 2013. The practicality of Trojan sex chromosomes as a biological control: An agent based model of two highly invasive Gambusia species. Biological Invasions, 15, 1765-1782. PDF
Peacock, S., M. Krkosek, S. Proboszcz, C. Orr, & M. Lewis, 2013. Cessation of a salmon decline with control of parasites. Ecological Applications. 23, 606-620. PDF
*
News coverage by the Globe & Mail and CBC.
Paul, S., M. Krkosek, K. Probert, & G. Closs, 2013. Osmoregulation and survival of two species of Tenagomysis (Crustacea: Mysidacea) in estuaries of southern New Zealand. Marine and Freshwater Research. 64, 340-347. PDF
Krkosek, M., C. Revie, P. Gargan, O. Skilbrei, B. Finstad, & C. Todd, 2013. Impact of parasites on salmon recruitment in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 280, 20122359. PDF
*F1000 recommended and news coverage by BBC.
 
2012
Ashander, J., M. Krkosek, & M. Lewis, 2012. Aquaculture-induced changes to dynamics of a migratory host and specialist parasite: a case study of pink salmon and sea lice. Theoretical Ecology. 5, 231-252. PDF
Connors, B. D. Braun, R. Peterman, A. Cooper, G. Ruggerone, J.D. Reynolds, L. Dill, & M. Krkosek, 2012. Migration links ocean-scale competition and local ocean conditions with exposure to farmed salmon to shape wild salmon dynamics. Conservation Letters, 5, 304-312. PDF
*Cover story for the issue and news coverage in the Vancouver Sun.
Frazer, L.N., A. Morton, & M. Krkosek, 2012. Critical thresholds in sea lice epidemics: evidence, sensitivity, and subcritical estimation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279, 1950-1958. PDF
Krkosek, M., B. Connors, M. Lewis, & R. Poulin, 2012. Allee effects may slow the spread of parasites in a coastal marine ecosystem. American Naturalist, 179, 401-412. PDF
 
2011
Williams, R., M. Krkosek, E. Ashe, T. A. Branch, S. Clark, P. Hammond, E. Hoyt, D. Noren, D. Rosen & A. Winship, 2011. Conflicting conservation objectives for predators and prey: estimating prey requirements of killer whales for salmon in the Pacific Northwest. PLoS ONE. 6, e26738. PDF
*News coverage by Discovery Channel.
Morton, A., A. McConnell, R. Routledge, M. Krkosek. 2011. Sea lice dispersion and salmon survival in relation to fallowing and chemical treatment on salmon farms. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 68, 144-156. PDF
Krkosek, M., B. Connors, A. Morton, M. Lewis, L. Dill, & R. Hilborn, 2011. Effects of parasites from salmon farms on wild salmon populations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. 108, 14700-14704. PDF
*News coverage by CBC.
Krkosek, M., R. Hilborn, R. Peterman, & T. Quinn. 2011. Cycles, stochastcity, and density dependence in pink salmon population dynamics. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 278, 2060-2068. PDF
Krkosek, M., & R. Hilborn. 2011. Sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) infestations and the productivity of pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 68, 17-29. PDF
Krkosek, M., B. Connors, H. Ford, S. Peacock, P. Mages, J. Ford, A. Morton, J. Volpe, R. Hilborn, L. Dill,& M. Lewis, 2011. Fish farms, parasites, and predators: Implications for salmon population dynamics. Ecological Applications. 21, 897-914. PDF
 
2010
Krkosek, M., A. Bateman, S. Proboscsz, & C. Orr. 2010. Dynamics of outbreak and control of salmon lice on two salmon farms in the Broughton Archipelago. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 1, 137-146. PDF
Connors, B., M. Krkosek, J. Ford, & L. Dill. 2010. Coho salmon productivity in relation to direct and trophic transmission of sea lice from salmon aquaculture. Journal of Applied Ecology. 47, 1372-1377. PDF
Krkosek, M. 2010. Host density thresholds and disease control for fisheries and aquaculture. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 1, 21-32. PDF
*Invited Article for 1st Issue
Lewis, M.A., M. Krkosek, & M.J.Wonham. 2010. Dynamics of emerging wildlife disease. In S. Sivaloganathan (Ed) Mathematical Biology, Fields Institute Communications, American Mathematical Society.
Krkosek, M. 2010. Sea lice and salmon in Pacific Canada: Ecology and policy. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 8, 201-209. PDF
Krkosek, M. & M. Lewis. 2010. An R0 theory for source-sink dynamics with application to Dreissena competition. Theoretical Ecology. 3, 24-43. PDF
 
2009
Krkosek, M., A. Morton, J. Volpe, & M. Lewis. 2009. Sea lice and salmon population dynamics: Effects of exposure time for migratory fish. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 276, 2819-2828. PDF
Keller, R., M.A. Lewis, D.M. Lodge, J. F. Shogren & M. Krkosek, 2009. Putting bioeconomic research into practice. In Bioeconomics of Invasive Species: Integrating ecology, economics, policy and management. Editors: R. Keller, D.M. Lodge, M. A. Lewis and J. F. Shogren. Oxford University Press. Oxford.
 
2008
Krkosek, M., J. Ford, A. Morton, S. Lele, & M. Lewis, 2008. Response to comment on "Declining wild salmon populations in relation to parasites from farm salmon". Science. 322, 1790-1791. PDF
Connors, B., M. Krkosek, & L. Dill, 2008. Sea lice escape predation on their host. Biology Letters. 4, 455-457. PDF
*News coverage in the Vancouver Sun and by Science.
Krkosek, M., J. Ford, A. Morton, S. Lele, & M. Lewis, 2008. Sea lice and pink salmon declines: response to Brooks and Jones. Reviews in Fisheries Science. 16, 413-420. PDF
*News coverage in the Vancouver Sun.
Morton, A., R. Routledge, & M. Krkosek. 2008. Sea lice infestation of juvenile salmon and herring associated with fish farms off the east central coast of British Columbia. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 28, 523-532. PDF
 
2007
Krkosek, M., J. Ford, A. Morton, S. Lele, R.A. Myers,& M. Lewis, 2007. Declining wild salmon populations in relation to parasites from farm salmon. Science. 318, 1772-1775. PDF
*News coverage by Science, Nature, Economist, NY Times, CBC, BBC, Globe & Mail, others.
Krkosek, M., A. Gottesfeld, B. Proctor, D. Rolston, C. Carr-Harris, & M. Lewis, 2007. Effects of host migration, diversity, and aquaculture on sea lice threats to wild Pacific salmon populations. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 274, 1341-3149. PDF
Krkosek, M., J.S. Lauzon-Guay, & M. Lewis. 2007. Relating dispersal and range expansion of California sea otters. Theoretical Population Biology. 71, 401-407. PDF
 
2006
Krkosek, M., M. Lewis, A. Morton, L.N. Frazer & J. Volpe. 2006. Epizootics of wild fish induced by farm fish. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. 103, 15506-15510. PDF
*F1000 recommended, editorial coverage in PNAS and news coverage.
Krkosek, M., M. Lewis, J. Volpe, & A. Morton. 2006. Fish Farms and sea lice infestations of wild juvenile salmon in the Broughton Archipelago – A rebuttal to Brooks (2005). Reviews in Fisheries Science. 14: 1-11. PDF
 
2005
Krkosek, M., M.A. Lewis, & J.P. Volpe. 2005. Transmission dynamics of parasitic sea lice from farm to wild salmon. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 272, 689-696. PDF
*Cover story for the Proc B issue and news in NY Times, Globe & Mail, MacLeans, CBC (As It Happens), others
Krkosek, M., A. Morton, & J.P. Volpe. 2005. Non-lethal assessment of juvenile Pacific salmon for parasitic sea lice infections and fish health. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 134, 711-716. PDF
 
Earlier
Yang, K., D. Langlois, L. Campbell, J. Challis, M. Krkosek, & M.Yu, 1997. Cellular localization and developmental regulation of 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 (11 beta-HSD1) gene expression in the ovine placenta. Placenta. 18 503-509.
Yang, K., M. Fraser, M. Yu, M. Krkosek, J.R.G. Challis, G.E. Lamming, L.E. Campbell, & A. Darnel, 1996. Pattern of 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 messenger ribonucleic acid expression in the ovine uterus during the estrous cycle and pregnancy. Biology of Reproduction. 55 1231-1236.
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