Marine Geospatial Ecology Lab

MGET Publications

If you use MGET in your project, please cite our papers in your publications. Your citations help us continue to provide MGET as free software. Thanks for your support!

If you are unable to download any of the papers below, e.g. because they are blocked by a paywall that you cannot get through, please email and we will send you a copy.

The main MGET paper

Roberts JJ, Best BD, Dunn DC, Treml EA, Halpin PN (2010) Marine Geospatial Ecology Tools: An integrated framework for ecological geoprocessing with ArcGIS, Python, R, MATLAB, and C++. Environmental Modelling & Software 25: 1197-1207. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.03.029

Publications describing tools that have been incorporated into MGET

Dunn DC, Boustany AM, Roberts JJ, Brazer E, Sanderson M, Gardner B, Halpin PN (2013) Empirical move-on rules to inform fishing strategies: a New England case study. Fish and Fisheries. doi:10.1111/faf.12019

Dunn DC, Boustany AM, Halpin PN (2011) Spatio-temporal management of fisheries to reduce by-catch and increase fishing selectivity. Fish and Fisheries 12: 110-119. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-2979.2010.00388.x

Dunn DC, Stewart K, Bjorkland RH, Haughton M, Singh-Renton S, Lewison R, Thorne L, Halpin PN (2009) A regional analysis of coastal and domestic fishing effort in the wider Caribbean. Fisheries Research 102: 60-68. doi: 10.1016/j.fishres.2009.10.010

Treml EA, Halpin PN, Urban DL, Pratson LF (2008) Modeling population connectivity by ocean currents, a graph-theoretic approach for marine conservation. Landscape Ecology 23: 19-36. doi: 10.1007/s10980-007-9138-y

Treml EA, Roberts J, Chao Y, Halpin PN, Possingham HP, Riginos C (2012). Reproductive output and duration of the pelagic larval stage determine seascape-wide connectivity of marine populations. Integrative and Comparative Biology: 52: 525-537. doi: 10.1093/icb/ics101