Papers supported by our two LTREB grants (DEB 0235755 and 0743192)

*Graduate student, **Undergraduate student

*Stoeckel, JA, J Morris, **E Ames, D Glover, MJ Vanni, WH Renwick and MJ González. 2012. Exposure times to the spring atrazine flush along a stream-reservoir system. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 48:616-634. PDF

*Babler, A.L, *A. Pilati and M.J Vanni. 2011. Terrestrial support of detritivorous fish populations decreases with watershed size. Ecosphere 2(7):art76. doi:10.1890/ES11-00043.1 PDF

Vanni, M.J., W.H. Renwick, A.M. Bowling, *M.J. Horgan and *A.D. Christian. 2011. Nutrient stoichiometry of linked catchment-lake systems along a gradient of watershed land use. Freshwater Biology doi:10.1111/j.1365-2427.2010.02436.x PDF

*Domine, L.M., M.J. Vanni and W.H. Renwick. 2010. New and regenerated primary production in a eutrophic reservoir ecosystem. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 67:278-287. PDF

Tranvik, L.J., J.A. Downing, R.G. Striegl, J.B. Cotner, S.A. Loiselle, W.H. Renwick, F. Roland, T. Kutser, K. Finlay, S. Sobeck, L.S. McCallister, J.M. Melack, P.L. Kortelainen, D.M. Leech, G.H. Weyhenmeye, J.A. Porter, A. Tremblay, P. Dillon, I. Laurion, E. von Wachenfeldt, D.M. McKnight, A. Verschoor, T.J. Ballatorem, S. Larsen, B.S. Sherman, E. Overholt, M.J. Vanni, *L.B. Knoll, K. Fortino, D.W. Schindler and Y. Prairie. 2009. Lakes and impoundments as regulators of carbon cycling and climate. Limnology and Oceanography 54:2298-2314. PDF

*Caston, C.B., W.H. Nowlin, **A. Gaulke and M.J. Vanni. 2009. The relative importance of heterotrophic bacteria to ecosystem dynamics varies with reservoir trophic state. Limnology and Oceanography 54:2143-2152. PDF

*Pilati, A., M.J. Vanni, M.J. González and **A.K. Gaulke. 2009. The effect of agricultural subsidies of nutrients and detritus on fish and plankton of shallow-reservoir ecosystems. Ecological Applications 19:942-960. PDF

Hale, R.S., D.J. Degan, W.H. Renwick, M.J. Vanni and R.A. Stein. 2008. Assessing fish biomass and prey availability in Ohio reservoirs. American Fisheries Society Symposium 62:517-541. PDF

Renwick, W.H., M.J. Vanni, *Q. Zhang and J. Patton. 2008. Water quality trends and changing agricultural practices in a Midwest U.S. watershed, 1994-2006. Journal of Environmental Quality 37:1862-1874. PDF

Bremigan, M.T., P.A. Soranno, M.J. González, *D.B. Bunnell, *K.K. Arend, W.H. Renwick, R.A. Stein and M.J. Vanni. 2008. Hydrogeomorphic features mediate the effects of land use/cover on reservoir productivity and food webs. Limnology and Oceanography 53:1420-1433. PDF

*Pilati, A. and M.J. Vanni. 2007. Ontogeny, diet shifts, and nutrient stoichiometry in fish. Oikos 116:1663-1674. PDF

*Torres, L.E. and M.J. Vanni. 2007. Stoichiometry of nutrient excretion by fish: Interspecific variation in a hypereutrophic lake. Oikos 116: 259-270. PDF

**Dickman E. M., M. J. Vanni and M. J. Horgan. 2006. Interactive effects of light and nutrients on phytoplankton stoichiometry. Oecologia 149: 676-689. PDF

*Higgins, K. A. , M. J. Vanni, and M. J.González. 2006. Detritivory and the stoichiometry of nutrient cycling by a dominant fish species in lakes of varying productivity. Oikos 114: 419-430. PDF

Vanni, M. J., **R. S. Andrews, W. H. Renwick, M. J. González and *S. E. Noble. 2006. Nutrient and light limitation of reservoir phytoplankton in relation to storm-mediated pulses in stream discharge. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 167: 421-445. PDF

Vanni, M. J., A. M. Bowling, **E. M. Dickman, R. S. Hale, *K. A. Higgins, *M. J. Horgan, *L. B. Knoll, W. H. Renwick, and R. A. Stein. 2006. Nutrient cycling by fish supports relatively more lake primary production as ecosystem productivity increases. Ecology 87:1696-1709. NOTE: See also erratum, Ecology 87: 2686. PDF

*Bunnell D. B., R. S. Hale, M. J. Vanni and R. A. Stein. 2006. Predicting crappie recruitment in Ohio reservoirs with spawning stock size, larval density and chlorophyll concentrations. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 26:1-12. PDF

Vanni M. J., *K. K. Arend, M. T. Bremigan, *D. B. Bunnell, J. E. Garvey, M. J. González, W. H. Renwick, P. A. Soranno, and R. A. Stein. 2005. Linking landscapes and food webs: Effects of omnivorous fish and watersheds on reservoir ecosystems. BioScience 55:155-167. PDF

Nowlin W. H., *J. L. Evarts and M. J. Vanni. 2005. Spatialvariation in the release and accumulation of phosphorus and nitrogen from sediments in eutrophic reservoir. Freshwater Biology 50:301-322. PDF

Vanni, M. J. and **J. L. Headworth. 2004. Cross-habitat transport of nutrients by omnivorous fish along a productivity gradient: Integrating watersheds and reservoir food webs. In: Polis, G. A., M. E. Power and G. R. Huxel, eds. Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press.

Vanni, M. J., D. L. DeAngelis, D. E. Schindler and G. R. Huxel. 2004. Overview: Cross-Habitat Flux of Nutrients and Detritus. In: Polis, G.A., M.E. Power and G.R. Huxel, eds. Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press.

Power, M. E., M. J. Vanni, P. Stapp and G. A. Polis. 2004. Subsidy effects on managed ecosystems: Implications for sustainable harvest, conservation, and control. In: Polis, G.A., M.E. Power and G.R. Huxel, eds. Food webs at the landscape level. University of Chicago Press.

**Knoll, L. B., M. J. Vanni and W. H. Renwick. 2003. Phytoplankton primary productivity and photosynthetic parameters in reservoirs along a gradient of watershed land use. Limnology and Oceanography 48: 608-617. PDF

Earlier papers on Acton Lake and other reservoirs

**Devine, J. A. and M. J. Vanni. 2002. Spatial and seasonal variation in nutrient excretion by benthic invertebrates in a eutrophic reservoir.Freshwater Biology 47:1107-1121. PDF

*Schaus, M. H., M. J. Vanni and T. E. Wissing. 2002. Biomass-dependent shifts in omnivorous gizzard shad: Implications for growth, food webs and ecosystem effects. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 131:40-54.

Vanni, M. J., W. H. Renwick, **J. L. Headworth, *J. D. Auch and *M. H. Schaus. 2001. Dissolved and particulate nutrient flux from three adjacent agricultural watersheds: a five-year study. Biogeochemistry 54:85-114. PDF

*Schaus, M. H. and M. J. Vanni. 2000. Effects of omnivorous gizzard shad on phytoplankton and nutrient dynamics: Effect of sediment-feeding and fish size. Ecology 81:1701-1719. PDF

*Pollard, A. I., M. J. González, M. J. Vanni and J. L. Headworth. 1998. Effects of turbidity and biotic factors on the rotifer community in an Ohio reservoir. Hydrobiologia 387:215-223.

*Schaus, M. H., M. J. Vanni, T. E. Wissing, *M. T. Bremigan, *J. E. Garvey and R. A. Stein. 1997. Nitrogen and phosphorus excretion by detritivorous gizzard shad in a reservoir ecosystem. Limnology and Oceanography 42:1386-1397.

Vanni, M. J. 1996. Nutrient transport and recycling by consumers in lake food webs: implications for algal communities. Pages 81-95 in: Polis, G.A. and K.O. Winemiller, eds. Food webs: Integration of patterns and dynamics. Chapman and Hall.

Mather, M. E., M. J. Vanni, T. E. Wissing, *S. A. Davis and *M. H. Schaus. 1995. Regeneration of nitrogen and phosphorus by bluegill and gizzard shad: effect of feeding history.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 52:2327-2338.