Publications

  • Crotty, S.M., C. Ortals, T.M. Pettengill, E. Morrison, T.S. Bianchi, C. Craft, M.D. Bertness, A.H. Altieri, and C. Angelini. 2020. Sea level rise and the emergence of a keystone grazer drive rapid ecological change and geomorphic evolution of southeast US salt marshes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi/10.1073/pnas: 1917869117Download pdf
  • Herbert, E.R., J. Schubauer-Berigan, and C. Craft. 2020. Effects of ten years of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilization in tidal freshwater marshes. Limnology and Oceanography, doi:10.1002/lno.11411.
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  • Mobilian, C., N.I. Wisnoski, J.T. Lennon, M. Alber, S. Widney, and C. B. Craft. 2020. Differential effects of press vs. pulse seawater intrusion on microbial communities of a tidal freshwater marsh. Limnology and Oceanography Letters, doi:10.1002/lol2.10171.
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  • Solohin, E., S. Widney, and C. Craft. 2020. Declines in plant productivity drive loss of soil elevation in a tidal freshwater marsh exposed to saltwater intrusion. Ecology, doi:10.1002/ecy.3148.
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  • Wade, A.M., D.D. Richter, A. Cherkinsky, C.B. Craft, and P. R. Heine. 2020. Long-term sediment storage and short-term carbon gain from historic sedimentation in a Southern Piedmont floodplain. Geomorphologyhttps://doi.org/10.1016/J.geomorph.2019.107018.
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  • Li, S., T. Xie, S.C. Pennings, Y. Wang, C. Craft, and M. Hu. 2019. A comparison of coastal habitat restoration projects in China and the United States. Scientific Reports 9: 14388, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-50930-6.

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  • Noll, A., C. Mobilian, and C. Craft. 2019. Five decades of wetland soil development of a constructed tidal salt marsh, North Carolina, USA. Ecological Restoration, 37:163-170.
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  • Widney, S., D. Smith, E. Herbert, J. Schubauer-Berigan, F. Li, S.C. Pennings, and C. Craft. 2019. Chronic but not acute saltwater intrusion leads to large release of inorganic N in a tidal freshwater marsh, Science of the Total Environment, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.133779. XXX
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  • Herbert, E.R., Schubauer-Berigan, J., and Craft, C.B. 2018. Differential effects of chronic and acute simulated seawater intrusion on tidal freshwater marsh carbon cycling. Biogeochemistry 138(2): 137-154.
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  • Stahl, M., Widney, S., and Craft, C. 2018. Tidal freshwater forests: Sentinels for climate change. Ecological Engineering 116: 104-109.
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  • Widney, S, Kanabrocki Klein, A, Ehman, J, Hackney, C, and Craft, C. (2017). The value of wetlands for water quality improvement: an example from the St. Johns River watershed, Florida. Wetlands Ecology and Management 26(3): 265-276.
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  • Craft C, Vymazal J, and Kropfelova L (2017). Carbon sequestration and nutrient accumulation in floodplain and depressional wetlands. Ecological Engineering.
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  • He, Y., Widney, S., Ruan, M., Herbert, E., Li, X., & Craft, C. (2016). Accumulation of soil carbon drives denitrification potential and lab-incubated gas production along a chronosequence of salt marsh development. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 172: 72-80.

  • Cohen, M.J., Creed, I.F., Alexander, L., Basu, N.B., Calhoun, A.J.K., Craft, C., et al. (2015). Do geographically isolated wetlands influence landscape functions? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113(8): 1978-1986. www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1512650113.
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  • Drake, K., H. Halifax, S.C. Adamowicz, and C. Craft. Carbon sequestration in tidal salt marshes of the northeast United States. Environmental Management 56(4): 998-1008. doi:10.1007/s00267-15-0568-z.
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  • Richards B., Craft C.B. (2015) Greenhouse Gas Fluxes from Restored Agricultural Wetlands and Natural Wetlands, Northwestern Indiana. In: Vymazal J. (eds), The Role of Natural and Constructed Wetlands in Nutrient Cycling and Retention on the Landscape. Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp. 17-32.
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  • Bannister J.M., Herbert E.R., Craft C.B. (2015) Spatial Variability in Sedimentation, Carbon Sequestration, and Nutrient Accumulation in an Alluvial Floodplain Forest. In: Vymazal J. (eds), The Role of Natural and Constructed Wetlands in Nutrient Cycling and Retention on the Landscape. Springer International Publishing, Cham pp. 41-55.
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  • Marton, J. M., Creed, I. F., Lewis, D. B., Lane, C. R., Basu, N. B., Cohen, M. J., & Craft, C. B. (2015). Geographically isolated wetlands are important biogeochemical reactors on the landscape. Bioscience 65 (4): 408-418.

  • Li, X., L. Ren, Y. Liu, C. Craft, U. Mander and S. Yang. 2014. The impact of the change in vegetation structure on the ecological functions of salt marshes: The example of the Yangtze estuary. Regional Environmental Change 14: 623-632.
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  • Hopple, A. and C. Craft. 2013. Managed disturbance enhances biodiversity of restored wetlands in the agricultural Midwest. Ecological Engineering 61:505-510.
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  • Marton, J.M., S. Fennessy and C.B. Craft. 2013. Functional differences between natural and restored wetlands in the Glaciated Interior Plains. Journal of Environmental Quality. doi. 10.2134/jeq2013.04.0118. Download pdf
  • Marton, J.M., M.S. Fennessy and C.B. Craft. 2013. USDA conservation practices increase carbon storage and water quality improvement functions: An example from Ohio. Restoration Ecology.
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  • Mihee Jun, Anne E. Altor, and Christopher B. Craft. 2013. Effects of Increased Salinity and Inundation on Inorganic Nitrogen Exchange and Phosphorus Sorption by Tidal Freshwater Floodplain Forest Soils, Georgia (USA) Estuaries and Coasts. 36:508–518.

  • Craft, C.B. 2012. Tidal freshwater forest accretion does not keep pace with sea level rise. Global Change Biology 18:3615-3623.
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  • Pendleton, L., D.C. Donato, B.C. Murray, S. Crooks, W.A. Jenkins, S. Sifleet, C. Craft, J.W. Fourequrean, J.B. Kaufman, N. Marba, P. Megonigal, E. Pidgeon, V. Bilbao-Bastidia, R. Ullman, D. Herr, D. Gordon and A. Baldera. 2012. Estimating global "blue carbon" emissions from conversion and degradation of coastal ecosystems. PLoS-ONE. 7 (9) e43542.
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  • Marton, J.M., E.R. Herbert and C.B. Craft. 2012. Effects of salinity on denitrification and greenhouse gas production from laboratory-incubated tidal forest soils. Wetlands 32:347-357.
  • Brittain, R.A. and C.B. Craft. 2012. Effects of sea-level rise and anthropogenic development on priority bird species habitats in coastal Georgia, USA. Environmental Management 49(2):473-482.
  • Brittain, R.A., A. Schimmelmann, D.F. Parkhurst, and C.B. Craft. 2012. Habitat Use by Coastal Birds Inferred from Stable Carbon and Nitrogen Isotopes. Estuaries and Coasts 35:633-645.
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  • Fagherazzi, S., M.L. Kirwan, S.M. Mudd, G.R. Guntenspergen, S. Temmerman, A. D'Alpaos, J. van de Koppel, J.M. Rybczyk, E. Reyes, C. Craft, and J. Clough. 2012. Numerical models of salt marsh evolution: ecological, geomorphic and climatic factors. Reviews in Geophysics, 50, RG1002.
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  • He, Y, X. Li, C. Craft, Z. Ma, Z. and Y Sun. 2011. Relationships between vegetation and environmental factors in newly formed tidal marshes of the Yangtze River estuary. Wetlands Ecology and Management. 19:341-349.
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  • Fennessy, S. and C. Craft. 2011. Effects of agricultural conservation practices on wetland ecosystem services in the Interior Glaciated Plains. Ecological Applications (Supplement) 21:S49-S64.
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  • Ket, W.A., J. P. Schubauer, and C. B. Craft. 2011. Effects of five years of nitrogen and phosphorus additions on a Zizaniopsis miliacea tidal freshwater marsh. Aquatic Botany 95:17-23.
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  • Loomis, M.J. and C.B. Craft. 2010. Carbon sequestration and nutrient (N, P) accumulation in river-dominated tidal marshes, Georgia, USA. Soil Science Society of America Journal 74:1028-1037.
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  • Craft, C., J. Clough, J. Ehman, S. Joye, D. Park, S. Pennings, H. Guo and M. Machmuller. 2009. Forecasting the effects of accelerated sea level rise on tidal marsh ecosystem services. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7:73-78.
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Wetlands lab members Chris, Carson, and Courtney enjoyed a day out in the field while sporting their coastal-themed face masks!